• 2019 Summer Intensive Auditions

    January 26: For Perm, Russia and RMBA

    March 9: For RMBA 

  • 2018 Summer Intensives



    The 2018 RMBA Summer Intensive and Maintenance Programs are now complete. Previous audition and registration information remains below. Please check back for information regarding our 2019 Summer Intensive Programs.





    June 18th - July 13th
    Upon return from Russia, Rocky Mountain Ballet Academy will offer a four-week Summer Intensive Program at our new studio space located in the Tiffany Plaza on Hampden Ave. in Denver, CO. Students will have the opportunity to train with the RMBA faculty, as well as guest faculty (see below). 


    For those who missed our live auditions, we still have a limited number of spots available. Please contact info@rockymountainballetacademy.com for more information. 
    COST (varies depending upon number of weeks attending - subject to change):
    (50% discount to those attending the Perm State Choreographic College Summer Intensive)
    (20% sibling discount)  
    1 week: $650
    2 weeks: $1,100
    3 weeks: $1.600
    4 weeks: $1,950 ($1,700 for current RMBA students) 
    Rocky Mountain Ballet Academy offers an Intensive Program to dancers ages 10+. All Beginner level dancers must be en-pointe. Dancers new to pointe will be considered, but must prove strength and ability at the audition. Intermediate dancers must be proficient in pointe work and have been en pointe for a minimum of three years. Advanced level dancers are at the pre-professional level showing readiness and ability to take on advanced-level skills, including pas de deux. Placement is made at the discretion of the directors and are made on the first day of class. 
    Classes will run Monday - Friday, 9-5PM and include (subject to change):
    Ballet technique 
    Pas de deux - for Advanced level students, only
    Russian Language and one-time workshops in Intro to Sewing and Pointe Shoe Care
    RMBA Faculty
    Alexei Tyukov - Men's Ballet, Pas de Deux, Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Repertoire, Acting, Conditioning
    Maria Tyukova - Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Repertoire, Acting, Conditioning
    Kim Chmielewski - Modern, Jazz, Choreography, Conditioning
    Marina Oreshkevich - Character
    Gulya Asrorovol - Russian Language
    Guest Faculty
    Lyubov Fominih (June 18th - June 29th) - current Faculty member at Ellison Ballet for Professional Training in New York City. 
    Vitaliy Dubrovin - (July 2nd - July 13th) current Director of the Tchaikovsky Perm Ballet Company in Perm, Russia
    Galina Dubrovina - (July 2nd - July 13th) Principal Dancer, teacher, Assistant of Ballet Master in Chief at the Tchaikovsky Perm Ballet Company in Perm, Russia. 
    CLICK HERE for Guest Artist Bios

    PERM, RUSSIA (See photos below)

    June 1st - June 16th
    Hosted by Rocky Mountain Ballet Academy, students will train with Perm Ballet Academy staff for two weeks at the Perm State Choreographic College in Perm, Russia. 
    AUDITIONS FOR PERM ARE NOW OVER. Thank you to everyone who auditioned. Acceptance emails will be sent by mid-February.
    Date: Saturday, January 20th
    Time: 2PM (registration begins at 1PM)
    RSVP: Please email becca@rockymountainballetacademy.com by January 19th to reserve a spot.
    Location: Rocky Mountain Ballet Academy (6740 E. Hampden Ave., Denver, CO 80224)
    Audition Fee: $20 (audition fee waived for current RMBA students)
    What to wear: LADIES: Black leotard, pink tights, hair in a neat bun, no dangling jewelry. Please bring both technique and pointe shoes. Black skirt is optional. GENTLEMAN: White shirt, black tights, technique shoes. 
    What to bring: Completed application (click here), $20 fee (cash, check or credit card accepted), water bottle. You do not need to bring a photograph. Pictures will be taken at the audition. 
    Acceptance letters will be emailed by mid-February. If accepted, a 50% non-refundable deposit is due by February 26th. Full payment must be made by March 26th.
    If you are unable to attend the January 20th audition, you may submit a video link by this same date with a $30 fee. Contact becca@rockymountainballetacademy.com for more information. 
    COST: $3,500
    1. Roundtrip airfare between Denver, CO and Perm, Russia - Travel begins on Friday, June 1st, from DIA to LAX on Southwest. Then we board Aeroflot from LAX to Moscow and Moscow to Perm, arriving on June 2nd. The same arrangement, in reverse, has us leaving Perm on Saturday, June 16th and arriving in Denver that same day. All transfers are also included in the cost. 
    2. Visa
    3. Training Monday - Saturday - Training will include daily Ballet Technique, Variations, Pointe and Repertoire with specials in Russian Language, Character, Historical, Acting, Make-up and Conditioning every other day. Training Monday - Friday is from 9AM-6PM. Training on Saturdays is in the morning, only, to allow for excursions later in the day. 
    4. Room - Students will stay at the Perm State Choreographic College dorms which are located directly across the street from the Academy. Each room holds 2-4 students and our students will reside entirely on one floor of the five-story building. There are bathrooms and showers on each floor, as well as a kitchen, washing machine and lounge/recreational area.
    5. Meals - Students will receive 3 meals per day, plus snacks, from the dorm cafeteria. The cafeteria cannot accommodate gluten-free or nut-free allergies. However, they offer a wide variety of options to choose from at every meal. 
    6. Excursions - On the weekends, Saturday evening and Sundays, students will enjoy outings that will include a live performance, a backstage tour of the Perm Opera Ballet Theatre and observation of Company class/rehearsal. Other excursions may include a trip to the Kungur Ice Cave, a boat ride on the Kama River and local shopping.
    7. Summer Intensive Jacket - Students will be required to purchase a light weight, full-zip jacket that must be worn at all excursions. (Not to exceed $65)
  • Summer Maintenance Program

    This Program is perfect for those who have finished their Summer Intensive Programs and for those who are interested in staying in shape for fall classes.

    OPEN TO THE PUBLIC for ages 10+ 

    July 30th - August 16th

    Monday - Thursday


    Weekly rate: $115  Drop-in rate: $35

    (Preferred payment by cash or check made out to "RMBA")


    Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: Ballet Technique, Pointe and Conditioning

    Tuesdays: Modern and Jazz