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Our program offers two distinct, intensive training opportunities suitable for intermediate dancers and to those in the early stages of their professional careers.

Many of our students are now pursing professional dance careers.

Emilie Garrity- NYCB

Mimi Staker- NYCB

Juliet Doherty- Films Gold Medalist YAGP and film On Pointe

Sarah White- Minnesota Ballet

Kiara Felder- Atlanta Ballet & Le Grand Ballet Canadien

Samivel Evans-Boston Ballet

Reagan Kucera- Colorado Ballet

Hailey Dupont- Ballet Austin

Kirsten Linnen- Roanoke Ballet

Angela Mia Belmonte- Vivd Ballet

Brianna Moriarty- Oklahoma City Ballet

Siobhan Howley- Pennsylvania Ballet

Rhea Keller-Central Illinois Ballet

Ashley Klinger-NYC Rockette

Taylor Carlson-Ballet Tucson

Saratoga: June 17-July 14

With training facilities at Skidmore College, the SSDI program features the highest level of instruction for intermediate to advanced dancers ages 12 and older.

In the historic spa city of Saratoga Springs, dancers will enjoy performances at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, matches at Saratoga Polo, the Victorian city’s huge Fourth of July celebration, strawberry season and a climate and landscape that have attracted the privileged for centuries.

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Vail: July 23- August 11

With classes at the Vail Valley Academy of Dance in Edwards, Colorado, this intimate, personalized training program features the highest level of instruction for advanced, preprofessional and early professional dancers aged 14 and up.

Dancers will enjoy evening performances at the Vail International Dance Festival, community events including Master Classes, National Day of Dance, and the Vail Farmers Market and the breathtaking scenery of the Vail Valley area.

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