Walnut Hill School for the Arts

We offer two unique summer intensives.

The Summer Dance Program is a five-week, pre-professional boarding and day intensive designed for the serious dancer. In this comprehensive ballet-based program, students take daily classes, including pointe and variations, modern, jazz, men’s technique, character, Pilates, and TRX Suspension Training. Students also learn about related topics such as injury prevention and stage lighting. Our faculty is comprised of world-renowned educators who have enjoyed careers as professional dancers. The program culminates in a repertory performance open to family and friends.

Our three-week Summer Youth Dance Program, specifically designed for younger dancers, offers small classes and three placement levels to maximize opportunities for individual attention. Youth Dancers experience a full range of classes—ballet technique, pointe or pre-pointe, variations, modern, jazz, and yoga—taught by a faculty of world renowned dance educators. The program ends with