allieve degli stage estivi di danza classico accademica
Summer classes for beginners




The program provides training at the highest level under the guidance of internationally famous artists and professionals who share invaluable experience in technique and interpretive sensitivity gained during a long and brilliant stage career.



The original and comprehensive curriculum is addressed to those who intend to continue honing their talents in preparation for auditions with the world’s preeminent dance companies.



Master classes led by internationally acclaimed maîtres are another pillar in ensuring fully rounded preparation in both classical-academic ballet and contemporary dance.

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Recap 2022-23

Artistic director: Maurizio Vanadia

- Classical ballet and repertoire
(Maurizio Vanadia, Gilda Gelati, Marta Romagna, Alessandro Grillo, Biagio Tambone)
- Contemporary dance and workshops
(Matteo Levaggi, Davide Montagna, Rosita Mariani)
- Master classes and coaching
(Monique Loudières, étoile at Opéra de Paris
Cynthia Harvey, principal at American Ballet Theater and Royal Ballet
Pino Alosa, artistical co-director of the Compañía Nacional de Danza in Madrid
Piotr Nardelli, assistant repetiteur of Maurice Béjart
Alejandro Parente, principal at Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires
Davide Bombana, international director and choreographer
Claudia De Smet, assistant of Angelin Preljocaj
Shirley Esseboom, assistant of Jiří Kylián
Roberto Zamorano, maître de ballet and international assistant choreographer)
Length and attendance
From January 30 till June 17, 2023.
The attendance is compulsory, Monday to Friday, 2:00 – 6:00 pm; Saturday 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
Admission requisites
- Aged 18 or older;
- at least eight years of classical-academic ballet study.
Selection process
Admission is contingent upon a favorable assessment by the Examining Committee of the applicant’s technical abilities.
The assessment will be based on a video produced by the applicant and an online motivational interview.

The video (12 minuts maximum) shall show the applicant executing:
- a brief dance sequence with the following floor steps: adagio, pirouettes, small jumps and grand allegro (women shall perform this en-pointe);
- a contemporary dance solo lasting a maximum of 2 minutes.

The video must clearly show the applicant but does not have to be of professional quality and it must be uploaded to the Office365 platform within December 20, 2023 at 11:59 pm (Italian time) (How to upload the video? Clic here!).

You must apply within December 20, 2022.
The application form will be available from November 3, 2022.

Register to the Academy enrollment platform at
Your email and the password you choose will become your login credentials [username and password] that can be used again for subsequent visits. You will also be asked to read the privacy notice.

After registering, enter the information requested for the specific applicant following the step-by-step. You will asked to download, sign, and attach the Terms & Conditions “Condizioni di contratto per la partecipazione". This step is necessary to proceed with the application process.

  • Passport;
  • a full cv;
  • certification or self declaration of studies (at least 8 years of classical-academic dance).

You will be asked to pay the application fee (10 €) directly online via credit/debit card or credit transfer. The payment must be made online directly through the enrollment platform (do not close the page before paying).A summary of entered data is generated at the end of the above steps.