2018 Summer Intensive

NGB Summer Intensive Brochure

June 18-July 20

Awarded “Outstanding School” at the Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) New York City finals, Next Generation Ballet (NGB), directed by Philip Neal is a stepping stone for great talent. Our outstanding school faculty will be joined by guest teachers in offering excellent individualized instruction and coaching. NGB is part of one of the largest performing arts centers in America, the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, Florida.

Featuring 30 to 35 hours of instruction weekly, the NGB Summer Intensive program offers the perfect mix of a daily intense dance schedule, a structured and safe environment and a professional performance opportunity on a world class stage. Several weekly activites are scheduled including educational seminars, movie nights and theme park excursions on Sundays. Students are provided with individual attention, a dormitory within walking distance and a comprehensive meal plan. Advanced students may also audition for the NGB Trainee program.

Provide a head shot and first arabesque photo to the audition. Must be 11 years old and have at least 1 year of pointe experience by June 18, 2018 to audition.

Audition Form

Audition Dates

Registration will open for the auditions on Nov. 13.

Please remember to arrive 30 minutes before your audition.

JAN 5        San Francisco, California         6:00-7:30PM
                 San Francisco Ballet
JAN 5         Minneapolis, Minnesota         5:30-7:00PM
                  Minnesota Dance Theatre & The Dance Institute
JAN 5          Plano, Texas                        6:00-7:30PM
                   Chamberlain School of Ballet

JAN 6           Atlanta, Georgia                 5:00-6:30PM
                    Atlanta Ballet

JAN 6          Silver Spring, Maryland        2:30-4:00PM
                   Maryland Youth Ballet

JAN 6          Denver, Colorado                  2:30-4:00PM
                   Colorado Ballet

JAN 7           Pittsburg, Pennsylvania         2:00-3:30PM
                    Pittsburg Ballet Theatre

JAN 7           Columbus, Ohio                   4:00-5:30PM
                    BalletMet Columbus
JAN 7            Boca Raton, Florida             2:00-3:30PM
                     The Harid Conservatory
JAN 7            Los Angeles, California          2:30-4:00PM
                     Colburn School
JAN 13           Charlotte, North Carolina       3:30-5:00PM
                      Charlotte Ballet
JAN 14           Tampa, Florida                     5:30-7:00PM
                      Patel Conservatory
JAN 14            Louisville, Kentucky            2:00-3:30PM
                       Louisville Ballet
JAN 14             Chicago, Illinois                   2:30-4:00PM
                       Joffrey Ballet-Chicago
JAN 19             Palm Beach, Florida                6:30-8:00PM
                       Florida School of Dance Education
JAN 19              Boston, Massachusetts         6:30PM-8:00PM
                         Boston Ballet
JAN 20              Orlando, Florida                  1:30-3:00PM
                         Russian Ballet Orlando
JAN 21               New York, New York             1:30-3:00PM
                          School of American Ballet
JAN 21               Kansas City, Missouri         12:00-1:30PM
                         Kansas City Ballet
JAN 21               Jacksonville, Florida            1:30-3:00PM
                         The Florida Ballet
JAN 21               Salt Lake City, Utah               4:00-5:30PM
                          Ballet West
JAN 26               Miami Beach, Florida              6:30-8:00PM
                          Miami City Ballet
JAN 27               Philadelphia, Pennsylvania      2:30-4:00PM
                          Pennsylvania Ballet
 FEB 4                Houston, Texas                      4:00-5:30PM
                          Houston Ballet
 FEB 17              Sarasota, Florida                    3:00-4:30PM
                          Sarasota Ballet
 FEB 24              Seattle, Washington               4:30-6:00PM
                          Pacific Northwest Ballet


Video auditions are also being accepted via:       acceptd-logo-green-(002).png

To apply to be an NGB summer intensive resident assistant please submit a cover letter and resume to danceprogram@strazcenter.org.

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