-Our International Ballet Summer School Program will take place in
the Ballet Studios of the “Palucca University of Dance Dresden” (Germany) from Monday July 30th until Saturday August 11th 2018.

-We welcome international participants from 14 until 25 years of age.
-Arrival day July 29th. / Departure day August 12th.
-We accept student’s Applications only for 2 weeks Summer Program.


-Classes will be mainly taught in English.
-Our International Faculty speaks English, German, Russian, French, Italian and Spanish.
- we welcomed 200 participants from 40 different nationalities in the previous years .

-Participants will be divided into 6 Group Levels view the Application Information Photos and video.

Group Levels could be corrected by the Coaching Team during the first week of Summer Program .
-Each Group Levels will have a different Program.
Please look on the Schedule page for Programs details.

-Sunday July 05th  - Free day.

-Friday August 10th - Audition for the Palucca University of Dance Dresden and SemperOper Ballet Apprentice program

-On Saturday August 11th (12:00h - 14:30h) will be a Final Public Presentation at the Palucca University of Dance (Participants performance).
We welcome all parents and friends to see the performance.

-On Saturday August  11th (18:00h-22:00h) will be a Final Party for all teachers and participants at the restaurant:
 Bella Italia, Gostritzer str.2a, 01217 Dresden.

An Audition will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018  for our Summer School participants for the School year program from the Palucca University of Dance Dresden. See Audition page for details.

We are offering the opportunity to Pedagogues and Dance professionals to attend classes and rehearsals of their choice in sort to enrich their knowledge and experience of different teaching methods.

-The Breakfast will be served at the A&O Hostel and is included in the Hostel Fees.

With an additional cost of 8,50 euro per day, Participants who will stay at the A&O Hostel will be able to have their dinner at the Hostel.

-Lunch is included in the Summer Program Fees.
From Monday until Saturday, participants will take their Lunch at the Palucca University of Dance Dresden Cafeteria where cold and warm dishes, fruits, desserts, cold or warm drinks will be served.
In the daytime, participants can use the drinkable water fountain available at the University.

-Participants will be free to take their dinner, where they desire, at their own expenses.
The perfect location of the A&O Hostel allows you to find many places with international food for a reasonable price.


-Fill in the Application Form from our website and send it to us by email together with a full-length photographs required in ballet clothing in: 

- first arabesque position (on relevé on pointe for girls )

- développé a la seconde ( on relevé on pointe for girls )

- jump of your choice

- video from yourself dancing a classical variation from repertoire or exerpt of a Ballet Class.

-Please send your application form and photos to : danceprogram@hotmail.com

-Parents must sign the Application Form for participants under 18 years of age.

-Please, wait for our Confirmation Email of your participation in our Summer Program before transferring the fees.


we have no registration deadline but, we limit the number of participants in each of the 6 groups Levels...
As soon as a group Level is completed, we close the registration.

Each year, we create a "Waiting List" in case of a participant cancellation which give the opportunity to others to join the course.


-In sort to confirm and finalize your registration in our Ballet Summer Course, we need to receive your payment on the Ballet Summer School Bank account.
-Payment can be done only by Bank transfer.
-No check or Credit Cards will be accepted.
-For further information, please look our Fees page.

The organizers reserve the right to retain 25% of the course fees in the event of the applicant’s withdrawal, if cancellation occur before June 01st 2018.

After this date, A&O Hostel and Summer Program Fees will not be refunded.


-A shuttle bus will be organized from Dresden Airport to the A&O Hostel on the Arrival day (Sunday July 29th) and from A&O Hostel to Dresden Airport on the Departure day (Sunday August 12th).

-The Shuttle Bus from Dresden Airport to A&O Hostel and back to Dresden Airport is Free of charge.
 - Participants will be responsible for their transportation on all other arrival and departure dates.

-The A&O Hostel is at:

-6 minutes walking distance from the Main Train Station

-25 minutes walking distance from the Palucca University of Dance Dresden

- 12 minutes by city Bus from the Palucca University of Dance Dresden.

-Participants will be supervised during the Summer School at the Palucca University of Dance Dresden and at the A&O Hostel Dresden.
Students will not be supervised outside the Palucca University of Dance Dresden and the A&O Hostel Dresden.

-The accommodation is not included in the Summer School Program Fees.
Please look at the Accommodation page for further information.

The deadline to pay the A&O Hostel's fees is: 01th May 2018

- Sunday July 05th – Free day for teachers and participants. We recommend visiting the beautiful town of Dresden, the museums, and the numerous nearby castles…

- Saturday August 11th - Presentation / Performance at the Palucca University of Dance Dresden

- Saturday August 11th -  Final Party for all teachers and participants at the restaurant: Bella Italia, Gostritzer str.2a, 01217 Dresden.
Participants will afford for their meal and drinks at the restaurant.

-It is mandatory that the participants take out personal health, travel and accident insurance. The organization will not be held responsible for any damage or injury, however caused, to any person attending the course or third parties, not for the loss of any property, on or off the premises of the course or the premises of the A&O Hostel.