Ballet Summer Intensive

Academy faculty

Sarah Wroth, director; Robin Hoover Allen; Christian Claessens; Carla Körbes; Rebecca Janes; Sasha Janes; Kyra Nichols; and Michael Vernon

For program information, please contact or the Office of Jacobs Academy at

Program requirements

No auditions are required for participation, but proficiency on pointe is mandatory. Placement sessions will occur on Mondays during the first class of each week to ensure dancers are training according to their level of study.

Fees and deadlines


Application: May 9, 2024

Tuition: May 15, 2024



  • Single Session: $900
  • Both Sessions: $1800


On-campus housing is available in University Halls of Residence. Ballet Summer Intensive participants will be residing in the lovely Spruce Hall. Included in the cost of housing is a Linen Package (incl. pillowcase, top and bottom sheet, two washcloths and towels; blankets available upon request) and Meal Plan:

  • Single Session Housing: $500
  • Multiple Session Housing: $1000

OPTIONAL: Commuter Meal Plan

This includes a program-provided daily lunch.

At least one option must be selected from this group.

  • Commuter Meal Plan (Single Session): $75
  • Commuter Meal Plan (Multiple Sessions): $180
  • I will not require pre-arranged meals

How to apply

  • Eligibility: Participants must be 13 to 18-years of age.
  • Application process: To apply, complete the online registration form. No auditions are required, and all levels of practice are accommodated.

Registration for Summer 2024 is now full. If you are interested in being put on a waitlist in case spaces open up, please contact Sarah Wroth at

Once you have completed the previous step, please submit the Participant Agreement Form