Classes & Worskhops

Summer Sessions

BalletMet Columbus

Friends, fitness and fun await students of all levels in the Academy summer programs, which run June through August at both the downtown Columbus and Gahanna locations. The Academy offers camps, workshops and classes for infants through adults. The BalletMet Dance Academy ranks among the nation’s top dance-training centers. It teaches more than 1,200 students at its locations in downtown Columbus and Gahanna.

For more information, call 614.224.1672 or visit



Cincinnati Ballet’s Summer Intensive is specially designed for the serious ballet student with professional aspirations. Featuring international guest faculty, the program helps students maximize their progress, strength and development through an immersion process that includes full days of dance. Cincinnati Ballet’s rigorous curriculum focuses on both the technical and artistic aspects of proper ballet technique, execution and expression while enhancing versatility in other dance genres including jazz, modern, character, composition and contemporary ballet. Partnering and men’s classes are also part of the core curriculum for all levels as well as Pilates for the development of core strength. Cincinnati Ballet offers an exceptional combination of high quality instruction and personal attention which will take each student to new levels of excellence. Class size is limited to 25 students.

Please see website for further details.
Location:      Cincinnati Ballet Center (1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati)
Contact:       513.562.1111 or




DANCECleveland will be presenting American Dance Festival

DANCECleveland will be presenting American Dance Festival (ADF in CLE) in Cleveland this coming summer in a mini festival and Summer Dance Workshop with CSU’s Depart. of Theatre and Dance.  The 4-day workshop, with ADF faculty is intended for college dancers and professional dancers.

Dublin Dance Centre

Daylong Summer Camp for children ages preschool through 6th grade. Student will spend time doing ballet, jazz, gymnastics, hip hop and modern and complete the day with crafts/games
Date: June 22- August 7
Cost: Varies per program and age
Location: 2665 Farmers Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43235
For more information call at 614-761-2882 or email at


June 5-9, 2017 Summer Modern Dance Workshop/Intensive for Adults MamLuft&Co. Dance Cincinnati, OH An invigorating week of dance that is both intensive and affordable. Held at the newly renovated Great Hall at the Clifton Cultural Arts Center in the heart of Cincinnati College-aged through professional dancers are invited to join us in Cincinnati, Ohio for a week that is all about Modern Dance. The summer program is highly immersive on its own and also compliments longer summer studies. Website:

June 12-16, 2017 Summer Modern Dance Teen Intensive MamLuft&Co. Dance Cincinnati, OH MamLuft&Co. Dance’s Summer Modern Dance Teen Intensive is a program designed just for teens to explore Modern Dance and to be exposed to other forms of dance. The Modern Dance Teen Intensive is an invigorating week of dance that is challenging, but in a supportive environment. It is priced lower than other intensives and is a safe, judgement-free zone for teens to have fun and make new friends. The Modern Dance Teen Intensive is held in the newly renovated Great Hall at the Clifton Cultural Arts Center in the heart of Cincinnati. There are no auditions required. Website:

July 10-14 & 17-21, 2017 Summer Dance Camp for Kids MamLuft&Co. Dance Cincinnati, OH A full-day camp that teaches children to move creatively, cooperatively, and confidently! For boys and girls, MamLuft&Co. Dance’s Cincinnati Summer Dance Camp for Kids offers Modern Dance Technique and Ballet Technique that de-emphasizes pink and princesses. Children will learn dance, make props and “scenery” to accompany their dances, and prepare for a Friday 3pm performance for parents! 9am – 3pm (drop off between 8:30am and 9:00am, extended day supervision add-on available until 6pm) Website:

MUCAI Academy

67 E. Dublin-Granville Road
Worthington, OH
Neda Miyashiro, Director

Ballet, Jazz , Hip Hop, Tap, Modern
Zena Rommett Floor-Barre®
Natya Nirvana Classical Indian Dance

Performance Opportunities
Community Service
National Dance Honor Society

Inclusive Learning Environment
Multicultural Focus

Ohio University Dance Division Summer Dance Institute 2017

Ohio University Dance Division Summer Dance Institute 2017Ohio University Summer Dance Institute DAVID DORFMAN DANCE
Featuring NYC-based
June 18-30, 2017 at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio
Get ready for two weeks of fun, rigorous, and impassioned dancing!
–Daily technique, composition, improvisation, somatic, and repertory classes!
–Nightly activities including DDD open rehearsals, wellness workshops, improve jams, and more!
–Learn DDD repertory and dance in a new piece for participants directed by David
–In-progress performance of DDD’s latest work, Aroundtown, on June 24th. Open to the public!
Faculty include David Dorfman, Lisa Race, Kendra Portier, Aya Wilson, Simon Thomas-Train, Nik Owens, and more!
Deadline for application is May 1, 2017
Apply online at
Tuition: $1100 for all classes and activities
Open to pre-professional and professional dancers ages 16 and older. Limited scholarships available. Housing and meal options available for all students.

School of Canton Ballet

Canton, Ohio  June 17 to August 13

School of Canton Ballet

Summer classes are a great way for current students to maintain their levels of training and for new students to enter the ballet school program.  Classes for all ages toddlers to adults are offered once a week on Wednesdays for two 4-week sessions, June 17 to July 8 and July 15 to August 5.  The program includes a full range of classical ballet plus other dance styles.  Pianists accompany all ballet classes.  Registration is open for new and continuing students.  View special discounts and register online at or call 330-455-7220.


The U Will Dance Studio

The U Will Dance Studio’s Fall schedule for 2016 is HERE!, starting on June 1st.
340 W Main St, Plain City, OH. (click to open it in Google maps)
SALSA and BARRE are the new classes for summer… sounds great, right? ZUMBA, STRETCHING, BALLET and FLAMENCO are running as always.

Toledo Ballet announces its Summer Intensives

Toledo Ballet announces its Summer Intensives
Toledo Ballet welcomes Miami City Ballet principal dancers Renato Penteado and Tricia Albertson as well as ballet legend and former principal of National Ballet of Finland Soili Arvola as guest teachers during its ballet summer intensives. Also offered is the musical theatre intensive conducted by TB artistic / school director Lisa Mayer and resident director and choreographer Michael Lang as they bring their years of musical theatre on Broadway and international experience to TB studios. This year’s musical theatre focus will be Legally Blonde. The three ballet intensive guests will offer advanced level training (ABT© levels 5-7), and will also teach a class for advanced beginning / intermediate I (ABT© levels 3 and 4) during the week. Ms. Arvola will teach June 19 – 23; Mr. Penteado will teach July 17-21; Ms. Albertson will teach July 24-28. Ms. Mayer and Mr. Lang will conduct their Legally Blonde musical theatre intensive July 10-14 and is open to young performers ages 11-18. Founded in 1939, Toledo Ballet has the longest running annual production of Nutcracker in the entire country. Toledo Ballet School offers the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, an 8-level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. In addition to ballet, TB offers an extensive contemporary division as well as health and fitness classes, pilates, and yoga. Toledo Ballet, a non-profit organization, has as its mission “to promote interest in dance through premiere education, outreach and performances.” For more information, go to www.toledoballet. org  or call 419.471.0049.