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Summer Curriculum

Summer Curriculum

Houston Ballet Academy Class

classes are Monday through Saturday:

  • Ballet technique
  • Partnering
  • Classical variations
  • Repertory
  • Modern 
  • Character 
  • Jazz 
  • Pantomime 
  • Musical Theatre
  • Social Dancing 
  • Pilates
  • Body Conditioning
  • Yamuna Body rolling
  • Nutrition
  • Career Studies (Level 8)

Our six week program culminates in parent observation classes and six performances of Level 5-8 students. Three-week Level 5 students do not particiapte in the final performance, but parents are invited to observe classes at the end of the session.


American Festival for the Arts Choreographic Experience

Through an 18-year collaboration with the American Festival for the Arts, Level 8 students  have the opportunity to work with young composers in producing an original work that is performed during the summer. This "world-premiere" is an invaluable experience offering students the chance to explore the techniques and challenges of creating, rehearsing and performing short pieces of original choreography. 

AFA Students


sample SUMMER SCHEDULES

Sample Student Schedule (Levels 5-8) *subject to change at any time

Sample Student Schedule (Levels 1-4, 4PP) *subject to change at any time

 Preschool Summer Schedule 

 

 

Photos of Houston Ballet Academy Students by Cameron Durham.