This summer learn directly from experts on the Vaganova Syllabus for ballet training.  If you are already a teacher of ballet and would like to specialize in the Russian Vaganova technique, you can now learn here in Canada from Ms. Victoria Mironova a graduate of the Vaganova Academy in St. Petersburg, ballerina and graduate of the pedagogy department of the same prestigious academy.

WHEN AND WHERE The dates are from July 22 until August 9, 2019 at the premises of Victoria International Ballet Academy in Vaughan (GTA), Ontario, Canada. Every day you will receive a lecture by Ms. Victoria Mironova and you will have the opportunity to observe and participate in Ballet and Character dance classes during our Summer Intensive Program.

TUITION FEES The cost of this program is $1,200 CND.  The ideal is to attend all three weeks (of four or five days) of the program, however, you may attend any of these three weeks. The cost per week is $450 CND. All fees are plus tax (GST 13%).

VICTORIA MIRONOVA, M. Ed. is an accomplished Russian ballerina, ballet instructor and choreographer who lives and works in Vaughan, Ontario. She is the founder and Artistic Director of Victoria Ballet Company and Victoria International Ballet Academy, the only private school in York Region that offers both a K-12 Ontario certified curriculum, and a daily professional ballet program.


Elena Dmitrieva, M.Ed, Ballet and Character Dance Teacher:  You will also learn from expert Character dance teachers such as Ms. Elena Dmitrieva who is a teacher at our Academy and Ms. Anna Brius, guest teacher from St. Petersburg, Russia.


The Vaganova Society is excited to share a wonderful Summer dance opportunity for ballet students and teachers. The Society is always looking for exceptional learning opportunities to offer the students and teachers of Alberta, to further enhance their study of Vaganova ballet.

The Victoria International Ballet Academy in Vaughan, Ontario (north of Toronto) is holding a 3-week Vaganova summer ballet intensive and teacher’s course. July 22- August 9, 2019.

Ms. Victoria Mironova, Director and Founder of the Academy was invited by the Society to Edmonton last June to conduct Vaganova Master Classes.

The Society is offering subsidy for dancers and teachers to attend the first week of the workshop, July 22-26.  

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