Summer Workshop, (ages 7-9)

Week 1: July 6 – July 10 | Week 2: July 13 – July 17 | Week 3: July 20 – July 24

Program runs Monday – Friday, 10:00am-3:30pm. Students may attend individual weeks or any combination of weeks.
Students are evaluated either in-person or by video for proper placement.

This new program offers three weeks of intensive training geared toward the young developing dancer. Students of Steps Youth Programs Summer Workshop have the unique and rare opportunity to study at the true epicenter of New York’s professional dance community; the home to many of the best and most world-renowned dancers and teachers. Whether a student participates for just one week or for all three, they will gain remarkable growth and sophistication in their dancing and artistry. Our faculty members are deeply invested in each dancer’s development, and each class brings students closer to their artistic and technical goals. All weeks conclude with studio showings.

The Summer Workshop offers:

  • Diversified daily instruction with classes from 10am-3:30pm
  • Morning technique classes in ballet, contemporary, modern
  • Afternoon classes in diverse styles including theater dance, hip hop, jazz, and tap (see sample schedule below)
  • Classes with guest choreographers and instructors
  • Daily rehearsal
  • Option to choose any combination of weeks
Sample Schedule

Sample Schedule

10:00-11:15am Ballet
11:15am-12:30pm Modern
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:30pm Rotating classes: Contemporary, Voice,
Theater Dance, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Repertory
2:30-3:30pm Rehearsal for Friday Showing
(On Friday: Workshop students rehearse until 4:00, break, and perform in studio showing at 4:30)

All programs are subject to change

Evaluation Information

Evaluation Information

Your video submission will be reviewed for placement in the appropriate level. Please complete your application and register as soon as possible with Acceptd so we may guarantee your placement in the week(s) of your choice. There is a $40 application fee.

Acceptd Application Instructions:

  1. Select Summer Workshops under programs
  2. Choose video
  3. Video applications must be no longer than 6 minutes in length and include:
    • Photo of dancer in first arabesque tendue
    • Video:
      • Tendue en centre
      • Petite and Grand Allegro
      • 1-2 minute solo (not ballet)
  4. Click here to submit application form, videos, and photos through Acceptd Accpted,  application site
  5. Students will be notified of their placement within three weeks.

Live evaluations have been postponed at this time. Please watch the website and your email for future dates.

Registration & Tuition

Registration & Tuition

To secure your place in the program, a completed registration form with a $250 non-refundable deposit is due. Final payment and all forms must be received by June 22, 2020 for registration to be considered complete. Registrations are processed in the order of which they are received. Late replies will be placed on a wait list.

Your registration package includes all pertinent information about the Workshops as well as list of suggested hotels and dorms in the area.


Registration $2,377 $1,667 $876

Tuition & Fees may be paid by American Express, MasterCard, Visa, or check. Checks should be made payable to “Steps Studio, Inc.”

  • Tuition and fees are only refundable in the event that the Summer Intensive is canceled.
  • There are no refunds for missed classes