Santa Monica, California
2018 Summer Session dates, information and registration will be available in January 2018.
2017 Summer Session information remains available here for general reference.
Be sure to see our August 15 e-bulletin for information on videos of 2017 Summer Performances available from WSB videographer Drew Roublick.
June 26th through July 28th, 2017, a Five Week Intensive for Levels 2-7, ages 8-18
Our Summer Intensive students will need additional dance apparel for the various dance classes that will be offered. Please call the studio for more details.
Additional summer classes offered for Pre-Ballet, Level 1, and Boys-Only.
Caprice Walker, Associate Artistic Director
(Ages 8 – 11), Levels 2, 3, 4, & 4+
Skilled preparatory training in classical ballet for children who have completed Ballet I or equivalent.
Levels 2 & 3 include Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Repertoire, Mime, Crafts, Folk, Choreography, Ballet History and Flamenco.
Level 4 (Level A in Summer) includes Ballet, Pre-Pointe, Repertoire, Jazz, Modern and Flamenco.
Level 4+ (Level B in Summer) includes Ballet, Beginning Pointe, Repertoire, Jazz, Modern and Flamenco
Boys Only Division
Seth Belliston, Principal Instructor
Levels A, B & C
Based on skill level
In addition to your child being part of Levels A, B & C, the boys are offered “boys only” classes that emphasize the unique skills required of boys with an emphasis on proper alignment, coordination and athleticism. Boys also have Tap with Level 4 this summer.
Francine Kessler-Lavac, Associate Artistic Director
(Ages 12 – 18), Levels 5, 5+, 6 & 7
(Levels B & C in Summer)
Intensive training for the dedicated ballet student.
Emphasis on Classical Ballet, Pointe, Variations (solos) & Repertoire (corps work), Modern, Jazz, Dance Conditioning and Wellness Workshops for a well-rounded curriculum essential for today’s pre-professional dancers.