Welcome­ to our “International Ballet Summer School Carcassonne”.

Our next Summer Intensive Program will take place at the Conservatory of Danse, "La Fabrique des Arts" in Carcassonne in July 2018.

We will have no session this summer and therefore, we are kindly asking you to ignore the current information about the course.

The precise dates, the program, the faculty members and the cost for our Summer Intensive 2018 will be communicated subsequently.

We are inviting you to read all information about our 9th Summer Intensive, the "International Ballet Summer School Dresden" which will take place at the Palucca University of Dance in Dresden (Germany) from July 24th until August 05th 2017.

We wish you all the best and are looking forward to welcome you in south of France to our 3rd International Ballet Summer School Carcassonne in 2018 or,  to our 9th International Ballet Summer School Dresden.





The International Ballet Summer School Carcassonne has been created and developed by Marina Antonova and Guy Albouy.

Marina and Guy, professors at the Swedish Royal Ballet School in Stockholm , have had a long, highly successful and creative career working with many International Ballet Companies.
As a Principal Dancers and Guest Artists, Marina and Guy have performed all over the world including Russia, USA, Germany, Estonia, Slovenia, France, Portugal, Australia, Finland, China, Italy, England, Switzerland, Japan, Ukraine and etc…
They have danced all the principal roles from the main classical repertoire throughout their career and have also performed in ballets from various international choreographers including, G.Balanchine, A.Tudor, F.Ashton, J.Limon, A.De Mille, K.Jooss, V.Nabrada, J.Butler, , E.Walter, J.Cranko, H.Spoerli, H.Van Manen, C.Bruce, J.Neumeier, N.Christe, V.Caniparoli, U.Scholz, ­Mats Ek, M.Bejart, J.Kilian , V.Ullate, W.Forsythe, D.Dawson, Y.Vamos, M.Angellini, A.Watkin.

The goal of our summer program is to give an intensive dancing experience to our participants and inspire young talented students to join Professional Ballet Schools and Ballet Companies to have a professional dancing career.

The International Ballet Summer School Carcassonne welcome young students from 14 years of age and up to professional ballet dancers from all other the world.
Six days a week, Etoiles quality Principal dancers and experienced International teachers will share their knowledge with the young dancer to help them improve their musicality, their artistic and technical skills.

Students will be selected and shared by the International Coaching Team in different levels:
Advanced amateur, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-professional.

The Ballet Summer Program include:

  • Ballet Training / Master Class
  • Pointe / Variation 
  • Men’s Class / Variation
  • Pas de Deux
  • Contemporain / Modern
  • Improvisation
  • Jazz