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COVID-19 UPDATE as of May 19, 2020

The International Intensive will be going ahead in a hybrid version from July 6-31. It will include some studio time and some virtual time. The health and safety of our students, families and staff is of utmost importance, so we will be instituting clear and extensive health guidelines. All registered students will have received an email with further information. If you are interested in auditioning for our program, please contact us at: [email protected]

Students who are interested in experiencing The Sarasota Ballet but aren't comfortable with traveling may join the virtual classes only.

We reserve the right to cancel/change the format of the program as CDC/state guidelines dictate. Please check back here regularly for updates. Stay safe.

July 6-31 | Ages 10-21
The Sarasota Ballet's International Intensive will now be a hybrid program offering in-studio time and virtual classes over 4 weeks. 

2020 Faculty
The Sarasota Ballet:
Iain Webb - Director
Margaret Barbieri - Assistant Director
Christopher Hird - Education Director
Dierdre Miles Burger - Assistant Education Director
Kate Honea - Principal Dancer
Octavio Martin - Assistant Ballet Master
*subject to change

Classes will run as follows from Monday to Friday:

9:30-1:30 (staggered start/end times) In Studio classes
3:00-5:00 Virtual classes 

Year-Round Program
Students may audition for The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory, our year-round program.  Select students will be chosen for our Trainee Program which provides a direct link to the Company.

The program will culminate in a virtual performance that will be available to watch via the Zoom platform.  Students must attend the final 3 weeks to benefit from this performing opportunity.

2020 fees: 

$300 per week for full program
$100 per week for virtual only 

There will be no official residence for 2020. Students who would like to book a room in a local hotel will reeive a special rate. 

You may submit a video audition to attend our program. Visit our audition page.

Contact us: [email protected] or 941.225.6520

The Sarasota Ballet International Intensive is proud to be sponsored by Freed of London.

Box Office: 941.359.0099
Phone: 941.359.0099
5555 North Tamiami Trail  Sarasota , FL  34243