Summer
at Joffrey Ballet School

New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive

In-Person Instruction
Virtual Instruction
Ages 14, 25
New York, New York
The Joffrey Ballet School Presents

New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive

  • Ages: 14, 25
  • Dates: August 16, 2021, August 27, 2021
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Format(s): In-Person, Virtual
  • Housing: Dorm 34, East 3rd Residence Hall & Pace University
  • Artistic Director(s):
    Era Jouravlev

The New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Intensive is a program designed for the advanced student preparing for a career in ballet.

Students will be led by Era Jouravlev, the Artistic Director of the year-round New York City Ballet Trainee Program, refining their technique and expanding their artistry as a performer.

Together with the Master Faculty of the Joffrey Ballet School, dancers will receive instruction and mentoring to guide their journey into life as a professional, ready for any stage across the world. Daily technique and pointe classes will start each morning, while afternoons will focus on classical repertoire and contemporary movement.

The Pre-Professional Ballet Intense is ideal for pre-professional students ages 14-25, searching for dedicated, classical ballet training. Join us this summer from August 16-August 27!

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The Joffrey Ballet School has been operating in-person utilizing Covid Safety procedures since October 2020 without interruption.

The New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Intensive will be operated IN-PERSON in New York, New York this summer. In the unlikely event of a government mandate which prohibits dance instruction, all students registered for in-person programming will be offered their choice of a refund (less registration and processing fees) or transfer to another program.

New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive

Artistic Directors & Faculty

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Artistic DirectorMaster Faculty

Era Jouravlev

Mrs. Era Jouravlev studied at the famed Perm State Choreography Academy in Russia under directorship of such notable mentors as L. Sakharova and L. Ulanova. While dancing as a Principal with the Perm State Opera and Ballet Theatre, she toured internationally with the Stars of the Kirov and Bolshoi Ballet:...
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Master Faculty Includes

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Andrei Jouravlev


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Elizabeth D’Anna


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Marina Bogdanova


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Wesley Ensminger


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Youngsil Kim


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New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive

What to Expect

Ballet Technique
Pointe
Contemporary Ballet
Contemporary
Ballet Repertoire
New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive

Instruction Formats

In-Person Instruction Details

Our studios are designed to welcome students back in-person safely, with social distancing, temperature checks, use of masks, limited class sizes, HEPA Air Filtration systems, and frequent disinfecting procedures, based on the recommendations of Dance/USA Task Force on Dancer Health.

Tuition & Pricing

$799 Per Week
For 1 Week
$699 Per Week
For 2 Weeks
$599 Per Week
For 3 Weeks or More

Housing

$649 Per Week
Ages 12 and aboveHousing is available and optional for this intensive.Multiple Session Discounts Available.

Meal Plans

$275 Per Week
A meal plan is available and optional for this intensive.
Additional Costs & Fees
Registration Fee

$99
One Time Fee
Covid Cleaning Fee

$25
Attending 1-4 Weeks
Covid Cleaning Fee

$50
Attending 5 Weeks or More
Roommate Initial Request Fee

$100
Housing Students - One Time Fee
Roommate Change Request Fee

$50
Housing Students - One Time Fee
Processing Fee

3.50%
Due at Registration
Meal Plan Deposit

$225
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
Housing Deposit

$300
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
In-Person Tuition Deposit

$300
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
In-Person or Virtual Options Available

New York, New York

Our New York City Pre-Professional Ballet Summer Intensive will be held at:

Joffrey Ballet School
434 Avenue of the Americas, 3th Floor, New York, NY 10011

Joffrey Dance Center
47-10 Austell Place, 4th Floor Queens, NY 11101

Our premiere studio locations place dancers in the heart of New York City, surrounded by inspiration in every direction. From the lights of Broadway, to the renowned skyline known across the world, experience a summer of dance in this iconic city with the Joffrey Ballet School!

Housing Overview

New York

Dorm 34, East 3rd Residence Hall & Pace University

Available for students 12 and older.

At Joffrey Ballet School we welcome our students to a safe, exciting and diverse student life where we celebrate our community. Traveling away from home is a big decision, but in doing so you have chosen to increase your opportunities to learn, grow and make life changing connections and memories. 

The Residence Halls are located in prime Manhattan locations that are within short travel distance from Joffrey Ballet School, Little Italy, Times Square, the Brooklyn Bridge and much more. Students will have access to a bundle of amenities as well as indoor and outdoor common areas. Optional meal plans are available. Our live-in Housing staff are available to students and parents 24 hours a day and assist by providing support and guidance at the dorm and studio. Students can sign up for an escort to and from the studio.

All of our students also enjoy access to our exclusive student life programs and events. The events include site tours, world class workshops, cruises, trips to Museums, Broadway Shows and Dance productions. *All events are contingent on availability and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Although it is not required, we highly recommend that students attending the summer intensives stay at the residence hall.

Housing Details

Dorm 34
47 West 34th St. New York, NY 10001

East 3rd Residence Hall
81 East 3rd St. New York, NY 10002

Residence Hall at Pace University
Manhattan, NY
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Frequently Asked Questions

Program Details
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