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BALLET
PRE-PROFESSIONAL
SUMMER INTENSIVE

JULY 17, 2023 - AUGUST 11, 2023

OUR PRE-PROFESSIONAL SUMMER INTENSIVE OFFERS WORLD-CLASS TRAINING IN CLASSICAL BALLET, VARIATIONS, AND WSPA REPERTORY DESIGNED TO HONE STUDENTS' SKILLS FOR SUCCESS!

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FOR THE SERIOUS DANCER

ACCEPTANCE BY AUDITION ONLY

STUDENTS WHO ARE ACCEPTED MUST BE PREPARED TO DANCE 15 HOURS A WEEK

FOR 4 WEEKS. 

Dates: July 17, 2023 - August 11, 2023

Tuition:  $1,800.00 

Audition Fee:  $25.00

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IN-PERSON AUDITION

VIDEO SUBMISSION AUDITION

This audition has concluded. We are still accepting Video Submissions.

JOE LANTERI

FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF

NEW YORK CITY DANCE ALLIANCE

LARISSA SAVELIEV 

FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF

YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX

ALEXI MOSKALENKO

ASSISTANT CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF

YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX

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IN-PERSON

AUDITION

Audition Date:  January 14, 2023

This audition has concluded. We are still accepting Video Submissions.

Tuition:  $1,800.00 

Audition Fee:  $25.00

 

If you ARE NOT currently enrolled in WSPA’s Pre-Professional Division and would like to audition for acceptance to the Pre-Professional Summer Intensive, please register online for

“Summer Intensive Audition” and pay the audition fee of $25.00 before class.

 

Note:  All WSPA students currently enrolled in the Pre-Professional Division need to audition to show their intent to participate in the summer intensive.  Students should register in the office on the day of and get a number. Your audition fee will be waived.  

Audition Dress Code

Women: black leotard, pink tights, soft shoes, (bring pointe shoes if you have them)

Men: black tights and white t-shirt

WSPA Students: Wear uniform

Mask is optional.

IN PERSON AUDITION
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VIDEO SUBMISSION AUDITION

Step 1 - Register online for Summer Intensive Audition before submitting your video. 

  • Audition Fee:  $25.00

 

Step 2 - Prepare your video (not more than 10 minutes showing your best side only) to include the following and upload to either vimeo or youtube.

  • Barre Work: plié with full port de bras, tendu, glissè, rond de jambe a terre and en l’air, adagio, grand battement.

  • Center Work:  adagio, pirouettes from 4th and 5th, simple saute combination and grand allegro, one combination pointe work for women. A classical ballet variation on pointe is optional.

 

Step 3 - Email  contact@wspadance.com  to submit your video link.

  • Use email subject  “Summer Intensive Video Audition” 

  • Include email content:  name, age, number of years of dance education, number of years of pointe work (if applicable), name of your current school and teacher(s), and a photo in first arabesque.

  • Attach your vimeo or youtube link in the email. 

  • DO NOT send your video as a file (it will not be accepted).

  • Include links to performances of classical variations (optional)

VIRTUAL AUDTION
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