Two Separate 1 Week Sessions (Ages 7 – 9 yrs. old)
Duration:  Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 1:00pm.

Session 1:  July 1 – 5, 2024

Students in this session will join a local 4th of July Parade in costume

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Session 2:  July 22 – 26, 2024

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Students in the Young Dancer’s Intensive continue to hone their technique, artistry, musicality and performance skills in a fun, nurturing and creative environment. They develop their Ballet Technique, while exploring dance styles, such as modern, hip-hop, contemporary and jazz.  

Session 1 students will join a local 4th of July Parade in costumes.

There will be a mini performance at the end of each session.

Our mission at the Summer Intensive ballet program is to nurture and develop aspiring dancers with a passion for ballet. Through a rigorous and comprehensive curriculum, we provide an immersive and transformative experience that equips dancers with the technical skills and resilience necessary to thrive in the demanding world of ballet.

Our commitment is to empower each dancer to reach their full potential and support their preparation for a successful future in professional ballet 

Tuition                    $300 per week

This tuition is required to reserve a place in the program and is nonrefundable.

Frequently Asked Questions

Every day can include classes in the following:







Students must bring snacks and water every day. Reusable water bottles are recommended as we have a water fountain for refilling water bottles.

Please do not bring anything with peanuts in it

Parents are not allowed to observe classes. 

We hold end of session performances. Students are encouraged to invite their families and friends to attend at the end of the session.

Yes! Students participate in a culminating performance on the last day of intensives. Friends and family are invited to attend.

End of the Intensive Mini-Performance:  

Session 1: Friday, July 5, 12:45 pm – 1:00 pm at Sacramento Ballet

Session 2: Friday, July 26, 12:45 pm – 1:00 pm at Sacramento Ballet

Monday, July 1, 2024                  First Day of Session 1

Friday, July 5, 2024                    Final Day of Session 1 and the mini performance at 12:45pm

Monday, July 22, 2024                  First Day of Session 2

Friday, July 26, 2024                    Final Day of Session 2 and the mini performance at 12:45pm



  • Face masks are optional for all students
  • In class: only small stud earrings are permitted – no other jewelry
  • Hair must be neat and secured away from the face
  • When dancers arrive and leave the building they must wear street clothing over their dancewear
  • Warm-up booties may only be worn in the studios – not outside
  • Shoes: pink or skin tone color ballet shoes for girls, black ballet shoes for boy
  • Attire: Girls: Any color leotards, pink or skin-tone tights,  Boys:  Black leggings or tights, white t-shirt

Vaccinations are not required. Masks are optional at the moment but can be required if Sacramento County goes to a red level. There is not an on-site medical nurse. Sutter Medical Hospital is 4 blocks away. We have an Osteopathic Physical Therapist who is ready to provide referrals and will also be conducting a lecture and Q&A session on injury prevention.

Jorge Laico – School Director

Michelle Katcher – Company Member

Ava Chatterson – Company Member

Julia Payne, Company Member

Genevieve Szaly, School Faculty

Katie Kilbourn, Modern

Agata Gzelak, Modern

Joseph Dang, Second Company (Hip-hop)