Summer Ballet Workshop Camp

1Hello VYIBA Families & Nutcracker Families! We would like to introduce the 2021 Summer classes and camps at VYIBA. There will be several opportunities for advanced dancers to stay strong and conditioned throughout the summer months. In addition, we are offering a Mini Movers Program with the class Music, Movement and Make Believe for ages 5-9. The “Mini Movers” dance camp is a perfect fit for dancers between ages 5-9. Details of this camp and advanced camps are outlined below:

  • Camp 1: June 14-18: Mini Movers/Ages 5-9.
    Time: 10:00 – 11:15 AM; Cost = $65 for the week; $15 for daily drop-in + $5.00 registration fee

  • Camp 2: June 21-25: Classes in ballet, pointe, variations, contemporary/modern/Ages 10-19 Time: 9:30 – 5:00; Cost = $375 for the week; $85 daily rate + $20.00 registration fee
  • Camp 3: July 12-16: Classes in ballet, pointe, variations, contemporary/modern/Ages 10-19*Vadim Pisarev, Ukrainian dancer, & recipient of the People’s Artist of Ukraine award, will be onsite this week as an instructor.

    Time: 9:30 – 5:00; Cost = $375 for the week; $85 daily rate + $20.00 registration fee 

  • *NEW* Continuation Week: July 19-23: (Must have attended the first July session)/Ages 10-19 Time: 9:30-5:00; Cost = $700 for the 2 weeks; $85 daily rate

  • Camp 4: *August 9-13: Nutcracker Intensive – This camp is designed for dancers ages 9-19. Dancers who have been cast as Little Snow, Big Snow, Marzipan, Waltz of the Flowers are highly encouraged to attend this Summer camp. If you register for this Nutcracker Intensive Camp, you are required to attend the May 15th Nutcracker audition. If you cannot attend this camp due to family vacation or school/work or any other obligations, you will still receive age appropriate parts in the Nutcracker!

    Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm; Cost = $250 for the week; $60 daily rate; $20.00 registration fee Part-specific rehearsal continues 2:00 to 5:00pm : Little Snow, Big Snow, Marzipan, Waltz of the Flowers Please contact the studio on or before May 31st to register for these camps. All camp questions should be directed to

On a final note, please remember to mark your calendar for:
May 15: Nutcracker Auditions/$15.00 registration fee *Dancers registering for the August 9-13
Nutcracker Intensive Camp are required to attend the May 15th audition.
Ages 13 and over: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Ages 5-8: 2:00 to 2:45pm
Ages 9-12: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

August 14, 2021: Nutcracker Auditions & Casting Day – only attend if you did not attend the May 15th
Ages 5-12: 10:00 to 11:00 p.m.
Ages 13 and over: 11:00 to 12:00 p.m.
Casting Time: 1:00 – 4:00: all Nutcracker dancers
Additional information about the Nutcracker audition and casting day will be sent in a separate email.

In the meantime, if you have any Nutcracker questions,
please feel free to email Becky Bube:

Thank You!
Viktor Yeliohin International Ballet Academy