BalletMet’s junior and summer intensives are specially designed for dancers who are ready to take their technique to the next level. With a robust class offering taught by our roster of distinguished faculty and guest teachers, our summer intensive sets dancers up for year-round success.

Note: Students ages 16 and up have the option to enroll in our Company Rep Week, where they’ll experience the life of a professional dancer including Professional Company choreography.

BalletMet summer intensive students
Comprehensive Curriculum
Experienced and Nurturing Faculty
Individualized Attention
Limited Class Size
Live Accompaniment in Classes
Performance Opportunities
Close Proximity Housing
Planned Outings Around Columbus

Intensive Programs

Junior Intensive June 13 – 17, 2022 | Aug 8 – 12, 2022 Ages 8–11
June 13 – 17, 2022 | Aug 8 – 12, 2022
Ages 8–11

A one to two week in-person program for students ages 8-11 years old.

$495 for one week
$895 for two weeks

Summer Intensive June 27 – July 29, 2022 Ages 12–21
June 27 – July 29, 2022
Ages 12–21

A 5-Week Intensive program at our Columbus studios for students aspiring to professionally dance.



Company Rep Week July 31 – Aug 5, 2022 Ages 16–21
July 31 – Aug 5, 2022
Ages 16–21

Learn choreography from today’s top choreographers, in a company style format, taught by the ballet masters and artistic director of BalletMet.

$775 for CRW only; $675 if attending 5-wk program

$725 for CRW only; $625 if attending 5-wk program

How to Join Us

Academy students participating in classes

Explore Our Intensive Site

View the Accepted Student Site

Summer Camps and Boot Camp

Summer Camps

Time for Tea Dance Party | June 20-June 24, 2022
Ages 4-6
You’re invited to a weeklong tea party extravaganza! Journey with us for a head-to-toe adventure with the help of tiaras, fairy wings, tutus and more!

Once Upon A Sugarplum | June 27-July 1, 2022
Ages 5-7
Join the Sugar Plum Fairy and all her princess friends as they travel through magical lands! Watch as your own fairytale story unfolds on this creative and imaginative adventure.

Beach Party | July 5-8, 2022
Ages 4-5
Surf’s up with BalletMet! Get ready to have some Summer Fun dancing on the beach and in the sun.

American Girlfriend | July 25-29, 2022
Ages 6-8
Celebrate all you can be as you and your doll dance the week away! Learn dances inspired by your doll’s character and time period. Express your individuality by creating a dance of your own.

Ballet Boot Camp

Ballet Boot Camp is an annual summer program designed by BalletMet to get students ready for fall ballet classes and programs. Check back in Summer 2022 for more information.

BalletMet studio

Our Studios

Located in the heart of Downtown Columbus, Ohio.

Our campus houses a 35,000-square-foot Dance Centre with seven studios, a costume shop and offices, along with a 20,000-square-foot fully equipped black box theatre and scene shop. BalletMet’s campus is in the cultural Discovery District, near Columbus State Community College, Columbus College of Arts and Design, the Columbus Convention Center and Arena District.

Images by Jennifer Zmuda