Summer Programs Bayview

Children’s Weekly Summer Dance Workshops

Nurture your child’s creativity and love for dance with Goh Ballet’s summer workshops designed for budding dancers aged 4-7. Themed weekly workshops held for boys and girls incorporate familiar characters, stories, music, as well as arts and crafts sessions to encourage self-expression and inspire the imagination. For students between the ages of 4 and 7 years, these summer workshops will develop confidence and kindle imagination. Dates and themes for 2021 to be announced.

How to Register

These weekly workshops do not require an evaluation assessment for placement. Please contact us to register today. Spaces fill quickly due to class size restrictions.

$345+HST per 3 hour weekly workshop.

Classical Ballet Summer Program

July 5-31, 2021
Ages 6-10

For students who would like a program to propel them to work to their best potential, this four week accelerated program is a wonderful chance to learn and build foundational ballet skills and vocabulary with our esteemed faculty. This stimulating program delivered twice weekly is perfect for helping aspiring dancers to reach the next step in their development!

Ballet Star Level 1, 2 & 3

July 5-31, 2021
Ages 5-11

A new summer training program for students ages 5 through 11 who would like to dance twice weekly!

Over the course of this four week program, students will focus on refining the fundamentals of their ballet technique and expanding their dance vocabulary as well as developing a deeper understanding of musicality and performance interpretation.

Be a “Star” this summer and take part in this opportunity most suitable for younger students looking for a program with less frequency but who wish to continue dancing over the summer. Classes will be delivered two days a week from July 6 - August 1, 2020. Jazz classes are offered to Star Level 2 & 3 to further enhance expressiveness and confidence.

Learn story telling through mime and ballet vocabulary, build on coordination and concentration. Dance with us and shine!

This program is also available virtually from July 6-August 1, 2020. Please contact us for more information.

Senior & Junior International Summer Intensives - Toronto

July 5-31, 2021

Comprehensive summer programs for dedicated students and aspiring professionals

Comprehensive summer programs for dedicated students and aspiring professionals Goh Ballet’s International Summer Intensives for Senior and Junior level students offer comprehensive educational programs that are specifically designed to assist each dancer gain technique, learn new choreographic repertoire and challenge themselves to strive for excellence. Opportunities are offered for varying levels of students. The 2020 International Summer Intensives will run from July 5-31, 2021.

“Our state of the art studios, located in Vancouver and Toronto, Canada, provide the perfect setting for your dancer to grow their professional dance education! We offer the most sought-after guest teachers, a strong classical curriculum and a selection of opportunities for your dancer to develop their talents and reach their full potential.” Chan Hon Goh C.M., Director

During our four-week summer program, students will be assessed for possible acceptance into Goh Ballet’s annual programs including the Junior School and Senior Professional Division.

Scholarships are available for both national and international students. Goh Ballet is committed to fostering talent and supporting families needing financial assistance. More information is available upon acceptance into the program.

Senior International Summer Intensive

Goh Ballet’s International Senior Summer Intensive is especially designed for students age 14+ who are focused on exploring a professional career in dance. Participants are instructed and mentored by some of the most distinguished annual faculty members as well as prominent guest instructors. Training six days a week this intensive features a curriculum that includes Classical Ballet, Musical Theatre, Mime/Dance Acting, Pas de Deux, Repertoire, Contemporary, Men’s Work, Pilates and Health and Well-being. Programs are structured to nurture each student’s individuality to best prepare them for their future careers. Through dedicated instruction which propell progress, participants will reach new artistic heights and gain invaluable mentorship to aid career development.

Admittance is by invitation only. Please visit our Auditions page for details. If you are unable to attend any of the auditions in person, video auditions are accepted for students residing out-of-town or international students.

Curriculum:
  • Classical Ballet
  • Ballet Repertoire/Variations
  • Technique Development
  • Character/National Dance
  • Musical Theatre/Theatrical Performance/Mime
  • Pilates/Body Conditioning
  • Showcase Demonstration Presentation

Junior Summer Intensive

The Junior Summer Intensive for students ages 7 to 14 is a unique program designed to accelerate technical ability and performance skills. Classes with guest and annual faculty members are held five days per week, tailored to elevate artistic understanding. Introduction to stylistic influences such as Bournonville, Petipa and Balanchine will be incorporated into weekly training and repertoire work.

Also included in the curriculum are National Dances, Stretch and Body Conditioning as well as Dance Acting supporting students with a well-balanced outlook into the world of dance! The culmination of student’s progress and achievements will be shown at a special presentation for friends and family during the final week.

For children younger than 7, please see information on our themed week long Children’s Summer Dance Workshops.

Curriculum:
  • Classical Ballet
  • Ballet Repertoire/Variations
  • Technique Development
  • Character/National Dance
  • Musical Theatre/Theatrical Performance/Mime
  • Pilates/Body Conditioning
  • Demonstration Presentation

Vancouver Summer Programs

Health & Safety

The health and safety of our students, staff and community are of the utmost importance to us at Goh Ballet. We follow and adhere to all provincial government and health authority guidelines. Comprehensive sanitization procedures as well as health/safety protocals are in place. Class sizes have been reduced to enable physical distancing in-studio. Self-screening prior to arrival and on-site screening upon entry is requested. We acknowledge that the Covid-19 situation is ever evolving and are committed to actively monitoring and updating our solutions to ensure a healthy and safe environment for all our students, families, faculty, pianists, and staff.