Roanoke Ballet Theatre Summer Classes

1318 Grandin Road Roanoke, VA 24015Roanoke, VA 24018
Phone: 540-345-6099Email: rbtoffice@roanokeballet.orgWebsite: Visit Website

Roanoke Ballet Theatre is a premier professional ballet company & school for educating dancers in the Roanoke Valley.  Summer camps and intensives are offered for ages 4 and up. Classes and training are available for beginners, intermediates, and trainee and apprentice level dancers. Learn more and register here:

Summer Camp Info:

Fairy Tale Ballet Camp
Ages 4-6 | June 17th-21st
This 1-week magical camp is for young dancers ages 4 - 6 years old. Their mornings from 9:30-11am will be filled with arts and crafts, stretching, and ballet class.

Beginning Ballet Intensive
Ages 7-11 | June 24th-28th
This 1-week intensive is from 9:30am-1pm each day. It is designed for new students who would like to begin dancing, Beg. Level 3 students, or CYB 1/2 students who are wanting to keep dancing this summer. They will have classes like Ballet Technique, Modern, Choreography, Stretching and more.

Intermediate Ballet Intensive
Ages 11+ | July 8th-19th
This 2-week intensive is best for new students with some ballet training or CYB 3/4 students. The program will broaden your students' technique and dance knowledge. Classes are from 9:30am-2:30pm and will include Ballet Technique, Pointe or Pointe/Prep, Modern, Conditioning, and Choreography.

Advanced Ballet Intensive /
Trainee Program
Ages 13+ | July 22nd-August 9th
In this 3-week program from 9:30am-3pm, advanced dancers will have a chance to work their technique in daily Ballet Class, Pointe, Male and Female Variations, Ballet Repertoire, Modern, Strength and Conditioning, and more. This Intensive is best for any new or current advanced students, CYB 5/6, Trainee or Apprentice level dancers

Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Technique Classes
Ages 11+ | Tuesday & Thursdays
Session 1: June 18, 20, 25, 27, & July 9, 11, 16
Session 2: July 18, 23, 25, 30, & Aug 1, 6, 8
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4-5:30pm
Ages/Levels: 11+ or CYB 3-6 and up

Sessions are paid for separately. Please enroll in each sessions you would like to attend.

Beginning/Intermediate Acro Intensive
Ages 6-12 | July 22nd-26th
In this1-week intensive from 4-7pm, time will be spent focusing on building strength, flexibility, and acrobatic techniques, as well as skills we don’t always get to practice during the year, such as partner tricks. We will also spend time putting dance steps before and after our tricks, learning about the integration of dance and acrobatic skills – all while having lots of fun!
Beg/Int is for students who either are brand new to acrobatic dance or those who are working on standing up from their backbend on their own.

Beginner Ballet/Tap Combo Class
Ages 4 - 6 | Wednesdays 4 - 4:45pm
6 classes: June 26 & July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Wednesdays from 4-4:45pm
This fun combo class is for ages 4-6 years old that are just starting their dance journey or are of a beginning level, and want the best of both worlds. The class will consist of 20 minutes of ballet and 20 min of tap (with time for a shoe change).

Basic Ballet/Jazz
Combo Class
Ages 7 - 11 | Mondays 4 - 5pm
6 classes: July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, & Aug 5
Monday from 4-5:00pm
Experience Jazz and Ballet in the same class! This class is for beginners or dancers with just a little dance experience, and are between the ages of
7-11. The class will consist of 30 minutes of Ballet and 30 min of Jazz