Emily Slawski

Begins June 30, 2020
The Intensive Summer Program at Kirova Ballet Academy offers serious ballet students the highest quality of intensive classical Vaganova ballet training, strengthened by a variety of other dance forms necessary to for the development of today’s dancers

Kirova Ballet offers an intensive 4 weeks training program in wonderful and welcoming Hallandale Beach in July. We offer two programs: Intermediate (for dancers ages 9-13) and Advanced (for dancers ages 14-19) for the students seeking to take the next step in their dancing careers. Admission is by audition only.

The classes are taught by distinguished faculty from Mariinsky Theater and Vaganova Ballet Academy, St. Pertersburg, Russian; together with the faculty from Kirova Ballet Academy, including Artistic Director Janna Kirova. Classes include classical technique, pointe and variations, modern/contemporary, partnering and character dance.

Our classes begin at 9:00 am and run through 3:00 pm Monday through Friday.

Each year, at the end of the ISP, our students will showcase a performance at our studio.

Our studio is conveniently located steps away from the Hallandale Beach, many hotels, and shopping areas.


Acceptance to Miami Intensive Summer Program is by audition only. There are various ways to audition for the program: in person at the studio or by video submission.

In person auditions are

February 9, 2020 at 10:00 am.

March 15, 2020 at 10:00 am.

Audition cost $25. 


Video auditions are $35 and payable at the time of submission.

What to expect during the audition: we will lead you through a warm up, barre and center exercises, followed by combinations. We will be determining a correct placement level for each participant. After the audition, you will be advised regarding acceptance and the level to which the student is accepted. You will receive a registration form and a link for tuition deposit.

Video Auditions are accepted via video link with the audition registration form.
Your video submission will not be reviewed without registration form and an audition payment.

Submit a video upload (via YouTube, Vimeo, MediaFire, or other video link) and enter the hyperlink in the audition registration form. Video should be no longer than 10 minutes, with the student’s head and feet showing at all times. The camera must be centered and perpendicular to the barre. Please include photo positions described above in the beginning of video, followed by:

Barre exercises


battements tendu/jeté


ronds de jambe par terre

ronds de jambe en l’air

grands battement


Center exercises




medium allegro with entre chat quatre


Center pointe exercises (Ladies only)


pirouettes en dehors and en dedans in 3/4 time piqué tours from corner to corner grand allegro


Center (Men only)


pirouettes en dehors and en dedans in 4/4 time medium allegro with jeté and assemblé battu

Boys please wear white ballet shoes (if possible). Please do not send performance footage or wear costume attire; only audition attire should be worn.

If you are auditioning by video, your response will be emailed to you within 2 weeks of submission. Please ensure that the video is not private, as problems viewing the video will delay the process.

We have arranged room blocks at several local hotels or residencies with out ballet parents for our out of town students. Please contact barbara@kirova-ballet.com to make arrangements.

On the first floor below our studio you will find BurgerFi, Wapo Taco, Starbucks, Matteo’s restaurants. In the shopping plaza within walking distance there is Piola Pizza, Las Vegas Cuban Cuisine, Panera Bread, Oishi Thai, Winn-Dixie, Ross, Burlington, and many many more.

Hallandale beach tower



Students accepted to KBA Intensive Summer Program will be notified via email. Registration link will be emailed to you to be completed online, and are due before April 30th. Placement in the program is granted on first come first serve basis. We limited the program to 40 students, so please make sure to submit your forms, registration and deposit in time to guarantee your spot. Once the Program is full, students will be placed on a waiting list.


Full 4-week session $1,500

Weekly session $425

Daily session $105


Non-refundable tuition deposit $500 is due with the registration form.
Tuition balance $900 must be paid in full by June 1st.

Payment plan is available for early enrollment.