Summer Intensives

Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Dance Curriculum

Classes for the 2014 Atlanta Ballet Centre Summer Intensives may include:

  • Ballet
  • Technique
  • Pointe
  • Pas de Deux
  • Variations
  • Men's Classes
  • Modern
  • Nutrition
  • Pilates
  • Improvisation
  • Jazz
  • Physical Therapy
  • Contemporary
  • Musical Theatre
  • Performances

Professional Intensives include:

  • Class
  • Repertory
  • Performances

Some classes may vary by site, but the daily structure and basic curriculum of all Summer Intensive programs is identical. Students take four classes a day; generally three dance classes and either pas de deux, pilates, or lectures. In addition, dancers have rehearsals on most days. Dancers in each Summer Intensive have the opportunity to perform in a final studio performance showcasing what they have learned during the program.


Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education's team of professional instructors nourishes each student's complete development: Director John McFall, Dean Sharon Story, Principal faculty Rosemary Miles and Armando Luna, Ballet Mistress Dale Shields, Atlanta Ballet Company Members and Pro Camp Mentors John Welker and Christine Winkler.  Other guest faculty to be announced - check this page frequently for up-to-date information.

2014 Faculty List:
Coming Soon

Please note: Each student will not have classes with every faculty member listed. Due to scheduling constraints, visiting faculty are usually not available for the entire program and are subject to change.

General Audition Information

Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education has completed the 2014 audition tour. However, the Centre is still accepting absentee auditions for the 2014 Summer Intensives.
Please mail your completed absentee audition form to 1695 Marietta Boulevard NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318, attn: Summer Programs.

Absentee Audition Instructions
Absentee Audition Form
Absentee Audition Payment Form

Summer Intensive Sites and Descriptions

Ballet Intensive: Intermediate

June 16-27, 2014

Atlanta Ballet
Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

Ages 12 and up

Information Sheet

Ballet Intensive: Intermediate

July 7-18, 2014

Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, Georgia

Ages 11 and up

Information Sheet

Ballet Intensive: Advanced

June 30-August 1, 2014

Atlanta Ballet
Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

Ages 12 and up

Information Sheet

Ballet Intensive: Professional

June 30-August 1, 2014

Atlanta Ballet
Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Atlanta, Georgia

Ages 16 and up

Information Sheet

Downloadable Information and Forms

Dress Code Information - All Programs

2014 Rate Sheet

Atlanta Ballet Summer Intensive Uniform Information

Intermediate Summer Intensive students must wear the burgundy Atlanta Ballet logo leotard (pictured below), which is available at any Atlanta Ballet Boutique location.

Advanced Summer Intensive students must wear one of two black Atlanta Ballet logo leotards options (pictured below), which are available at the Michael C. Carlos Boutique in West Midtown ONLY!









Professional Summer Intensive students do not have uniform requirements.

Boutique Hours:

The Powers Ferry Boutique will be open Monday, June 9, 8:30am - 1:30pm

The Buckhead Boutique will host the following fitting events:

Tuesday, June 10 and 17, 11:30am – 6:30pm
Thursday, June 12 and 19, 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday, June 14, 9:00am - 2:00pm

*The Buckhead Boutique carries all uniforms except the black advanced programs leotard.

The Buckhead and Powers Ferry Boutique locations have varied hours determined by class schedules.

Michael C. Carlos Boutique Summer Hours:
Monday-Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Do not wait until the first day of class to purchase required uniform items; delaying may result in extreme wait times, causing your student to be up to an hour late for class. Come and see us early to ensure you can access the widest selection of sizes and merchandise options.

Please email any questions to

Auditions for Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education Fellowship Division

The Fellowship Division is the highest level within the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education. It was created with a mission to give young dancers the opportunity to develop in a nurturing atmosphere that will groom them to become professional dancers and illustrate what is expected of them in an artistic community. The program represents a commitment by Atlanta Ballet and Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education to work closely together to train exceptional young dancers. Click here to learn more about the Fellowship Division.

Students may also audition for the Fellowship Division during the Atlanta Ballet Summer Intensive audition tour. Check back in the fall for the 2015 audition tour dates and cities.

Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education Summer Programs

1695 Marietta Boulevard NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318