Intensive 2021

Summer <br>Intensive 2021

Summer Intensive 2021

Artistry Lives Here

Ages 11+


The Orlando Ballet School Summer Intensive Programs are for intermediate to advanced students ages 11 and up. Our summer program places strong emphasis on ballet technique training while incorporating supplementary classes in character, pointe, variations, modern, jazz, men’s, partnering and nutrition. All programs will have additional guest faculty throughout the intensives in addition to our wonderful OBS faculty.


Summer Intensive Program Information

Harriett’s Orlando Ballet Centre 2-Week and Men’s Summer Intensive   |   June 14 – June 25, 2021

Registration Fee $50, Tuition $1,200

Boarding and Field Trips TBD.



Harriett’s Orlando Ballet Centre 5-Week Summer Intensive   |   June 28-July 30, 2021

Registration Fee $50, Tuition $2,850

Boarding and Field Trips TBD.


Questions? Reach out to us at [email protected]

Audition Tour

Bring a head shot and an arabesque shot.

Audition dates/times subject to change.



$30 Online Pre-Registration

$40 Walk-Up Registration

Fee payable in cash or check made out to Orlando Ballet, Inc.



2021 Audition Tour Dates

Florida Ballet 
Jacksonville, FL  I  Sunday, January 10
1:00 p.m. Check-in
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Audition


Harriett’s Orlando Ballet Centre
Orlando, FL  I  Saturday, January 16
12:30 p.m. Check-in
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Audition


Naples Ballet 
Naples, FL  I  Saturday, January 23
1:30 p.m. Check-in
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Audition


Tallahassee Ballet 
Tallahassee, FL  I  Saturday, January 30
4:00 p.m.  Check-in
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Audition



Video Auditions


Will be accepted until April 29, 2021


Video Fee: $40.


To submit a video audition:

Please register and submit the non-refundable fee online (see “register” link below). Please record a 7-10 minute video audition using the suggested exercises below.

Audition Exercises

1. At the barre

a. Pliés –Tendu, Dégagé
b. Fond, Développé (front, side, back)
c. Grand Battements


2. In the center

a. Adagio combination
b. Pirouettes (en dehors, en dedans)
c. Two combinations using assemblé, jeté, sissonne, and glissade


3. Diagonal across the floor

a. Grand jeté and tour jeté


4. For girls (en pointe)

a. Echappé combination with passé
b. Pirouette combination
c. Fouettés (16 if possible)
d. Piqué turns


5. For Boys
a. Entrechat Six (16 bars)
b. Single or double tour en l’air
c. Grand pirouettes à la seconde (for advanced boys)
d. Jump combination with échappés, assemblés and jetés and sissonnes (with beats, if possible)

Variation is NOT required.


How to submit a video audition:
Space will be provided during the registration process to add your video link. (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) Make sure the video is set to public.



Student Testimonials

Hear from the students about why you should choose Orlando Ballet School for your summer training.



Orlando Ballet School Summer Intensive has performance opportunities after each session.




Artistry Lives Here! Students get to learn choreography from OBS faculty and even Orlando Ballet’s Artistic Director Robert Hill.



Make new friends and grow as a dancer this summer with OBS.




Improve your technique and performance quality this summer at Orlando Ballet School.




Meet Ethan who participated in the Orlando Ballet School Summer Intensive and is now in the Orlando Ballet Second Company.



Hear from Lorenzo, an international student from Italy, who participated in the Orlando Ballet Summer Intensive and is now a second company member with Orlando Ballet.