27 December 2023 – 7 January 2024
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki is very beautiful in Winter. Christmas holidays is one of the best time to visit the city and to celebrate a New Year’s Eve, to meet new friends and to learn something new about ballet.

• 11 days of intensive training in spacious studios under the guidance of experienced teachers and accompaniment of professional musicians.

• 5 hours daily!

• The course includes classical ballet lessons, pointe technique, men’s technique, repertoire, acting classes, improvisation and contemporary dance, floor barre, and stretching.

• Two age groups: 12-14 and 15+.

• Open classes and demonstration for parents on the last day.

We are welcoming students from all around the World!

On demand:
Individual coaching in the afternoon.
Professional ballet photo-session with Stanislav Belyaevsky


Will be confirmed later

Instagram: @winterballetintensive

Facebook: winterballetintensive

Recommended accommodation

Hotel Matts

Address: Tynnyritie 1, 02230 Espoo, FINLAND
Tel. +358 29 308 0440

825 Euro

11 days (complete course)

In this price are include:
• Daily ballet classes
• Pointe, men’s technique
• Repertoire
• Character dance (27-31.12)
• Contemporary (2-7.1)
• Acting classes (2-7.1)
• Floor barre
• Final demonstration 7.1

27.12-31.12.2023 или 2-7.1.2024
425 Euro
only 5 days (27-31 December)
465 Euro
only 6 days (2-7 January)


Anastasia Dunets

Ballet Teacher, Ballet Master

Stanislav Belyaevsky

Ballet Teacher, Choreographer

Johanna Nuutinen

Contemporary Dance Teacher

Winter Ballet Intensive is created for professional ballet students. The number of participants is limited, and we guarantee high standards of instruction and personal attention to each student. Participation in Winter Ballet Intensive is by audition and invitation only. Dancers should provide us with Youtube or Vimeo video link, including approximately 5-10 minutes of ballet class work; classical variation or contemporary solo are optional. You can use the Registration page on our website to send your video link.

If you don’t have Youtube or Vimeo account you can send your audition video on WhatsApp +358 50 5246268 or by email Write in application form – “Sent on WhatsApp/Email”.

Instead of sending us recorded video you can chose Individual Online Zoom Audition – Individual Online sessions in form of a personal masterclass with our teachers. During these special classes, the students will be observed, and their current level will be estimated. The best students will be able to get an offer to become a AfterPetipa Ambassador. Time and date are flexible. Request preferred date and time after registration by using website CONTACT US  form, or send message to In this case write in application form – “Individual Online Audition”. Price for Online Audition is 60 Euro (1 hour) or 75 Euro (90 min).


After you submit the registration form, you will receive immediately an automatic reply with a confirmation of your registration. If you don’t receive a confirmation within 2 working days, email us as soon as you can.


A non refundable deposit of 200 euros will be required after you have been accepted on to the course. After your deposit is made, we will send you your Invoice (minus your deposit). In case of an injury or sickness, proven by the doctor, the deposit will be refunded.


– When you are accepted to participate in Winter Ballet Intensive, confirm your participation within 5 working days. Please check your Spam or Bulk E-Mail folder to receive email from
– After your confirmation you will receive your payment (deposit) details by email.
– Payment (deposit) within 14 working days or you will be excluded from the course.
– After payment (deposit) we will confirm your participation and will send you your Invoice (minus your deposit) by email.

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