Upper School + Company

Academy Year 2018/2019

Dancers in both the Upper School and Company must be committed and possess the physical requirements needed to facilitate classical ballet movement. They must train year round, including a pre-approved summer study program or continue their training with BVI’s Summer Programs. These levels are a progressive course of study designed to bring a dancer from the intermediate level of ballet to the technical skill and artistry of a professional dancer.

— Register Online —

 

To register offline:

Click HERE for Levels 5 and 6

Click HERE for Company

1. download the PDF, open the PDF in Adobe Reader; click the “fill and sign”; fill and sign it; save the completed PDF; email us at balletvirginia@gmail.com with the form attached

2. download the PDF, print it out, fill it out and bring it in; we’ll even throw in a free tour of our beautiful studios!

3.  download the PDF, print it out, fill it out, take a photo and send us a readable photo of the registration OR fax it to us at 757-446-1402

4. download the PDF, print it out, fill it out and send it via USPS to: BVI, 700 West 21st St., Norfolk, VA 23517

Registration is ongoing throughout the school year 

Classes Offered:

A free placement class is required for this program.

The levels below are a way of grouping students into classes that best meet their individual needs; meaning physical strength, mind/body connection, flexibility and maturity. This program is designed for the serious dancer generally in the age range of 12 to 20 whose goals include a professional career in dance or acceptance to a major college or university dance program. These levels meet several times per week.

 

Level 5  – Includes two 30 minute conditioning classes, three 1.5 hour ballet technique classes, three 1 hour pointe classes,one 1 hour contemporary class and one 1.5 hour modern class per week.  Optional electives available. See schedule card for more details.

Level 6 –  Includes two 30 minute conditioning classes, four 1.5 hour ballet technique classes, three 1 hour pointe classes and one 1.5 hour modern class per week. Optional electives available. See schedule card for more details.

Company –  Includes two 30 minute conditioning classes, five 1.5 hour ballet technique classes, two 1 hour pointe classes, one 1 hour variation class and one 1.5 hour modern class per week along with rehearsals for various performances. See schedule card for more details.

Read more about our company HERE.

Men’s Scholarship Program – by audition or invitation onlyBVIMenJump2015 (1024x683)

Ballet Virginia International offers a men’s scholarship program to boys age 10  to 18, by audition only. This program requires each dancer to take a certain amount of classes per week, audition for all of BVI’s productions and take summer session and workshop classes.