Winter Intensive – Japan 2019

Japan Intensive

The Royal Ballet School is coming to Tokyo in December 2019 for a three-day intensive course for 11-16-year-olds and a series of masterclasses for 11-18-year-olds. There will also be an opportunity to audition with the School’s Artistic Director Christopher Powney.

The events will take place on 20, 21 and 22 December 2019 at the studios of the Tokyo Ballet and the Tokyo Ballet School in Meguro.

日時      2019年12月20日・21日・22日
場所      東京バレエ団/東京バレエスクール

同時に11歳 から18歳までを対象

Intensive Course

The Intensive Course will take place from 20-22 December inclusive and is for young dancers aged 11-16 years old. Places on the course are limited and students will be selected according to their suitability for the intensive.

Participants will be taught by Royal Ballet School teachers, including Artistic Director Christopher Powney, and guest teachers (to be confirmed).

The course fee is £700 plus a £35 application fee. Applications close 6 September at 4pm UK time (7 September, 00:00 Japan time).


Join us for a series of masterclasses on 20 and 21 December for 11-18-year-olds with special guest teachers (to be announced).

Further details to be announced in August. Applications open in September.


Attend a preliminary audition on 22 December with The Royal Ballet School's Artistic Director Christopher Powney and Head of Intensive Courses and International Relations Samira Saidi.

Applications open here in September.