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FSBT 2018 Summer Intensive

June 25 - July 20, 2018

Join us this summer in our spacious studios in Wilmington's Grand Opera House! Our Summer Intensive gives students ages 9 and up a chance to develop their technique and artistry and further their dance education. Classes will include ballet, pointe, variations, contemporary, character, jazz, musical theatre, hip hop, conditioning, and more!* Summer Intensive students will present a performance on the last day of the program. 

FSBT Faculty including Artistic Director Pasha Kambalov, Executive Director Kristina Kambalov and School Director Joan Beatson will be joined by experienced and distinguished teachers including :

Luba Gulyaeva (formerly of the Kirov Ballet) - Ballet, Variations

Viktor Plotnikov (Choreographer and former Principal Dancer, Boston Ballet) - Ballet, Contemporary

Larissa Ponomarenko (Ballet Master and former Principal Dancer, Boston Ballet) - Ballet, Variations

Rie Aoki - Ballet, Variations

Clyde Evans, Jr. - Hip Hop

Sonny Leo -Jazz, Musical Theatre

June 25 - July 20, 2018 (ages 11 and up)

July 2- July 20, 2018 (ages 9 and up)

10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - No Classes on July 4

Previous ballet training required.

Tuition:  Four-week session $1,300
                   Three-week session $1,050
                   $75 discount if registration and non-refundable deposit received by March 15, 2018

$100.00 non-refundable deposit due by May 1, 2018; balance due by June 1, 2018. 

An invoice will be emailed to you shortly after you submit the form below.

For further information, email us at or call 302-658-7897 x3851.

*Faculty and program subject to change.

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2018 Summer Children's Workshop

For aspiring dancers ages 4 to 8 years!  Our Summer Children’s Workshop blends ballet instruction with ballet arts and crafts in a joyful, enthusiastic setting. An ideal way to introduce your child to the art of ballet.  A short performance will be held on the final day of the program.

Girls - any color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, hair worn in bun or off the face.

Boys - plain white T-shirt, black tights, black or white ballet shoes

Children should bring their own lunch and drink.

July 30 - August 3, 2018      9:00 to 12:30  (drop off begins at 8:30)
Tuition:      $200

Deposit of $50.00 due by May 1, 2018; balance due by July 20, 2018

An invoice for the deposit will be emailed to you shortly after you submit the form below.

Any questions?  Call us at 302-658-7897 x3851 or email us at

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