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.


Espoon Tanssiopisto

Piispanportti 12 B
02200 ESPOO

Instagram: @afterpetipa and @stanislav.belyaevsky

Recommended accommodation

Hotel Matts

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

835 Euro

11 days (complete course)

In this price are include:
• Daily ballet classes
• Pointe, men’s technique
• Repertoire
• Character dance
• Contemporary
• Acting classes
• Floor barre, stretching and strengthening
• Final demonstration 7.1

27.12-31.12.2023 or 2-7.1.2024
430 Euro
only 5 days (27-31 December)
470 Euro
only 6 days (2-7 January)


Anastasia Dunets

Ballet Teacher, Ballet Master

Stanislav Belyaevsky

Ballet Teacher, Choreographer

Emrecan Tanış

Contemporary Choreographer

The Winter Ballet Intensive program is designed to offer high-quality instruction with personalized attention to each student. To maintain a high level of quality, we limit the number of participants and ensure rigorous instruction. Participation in the Winter Ballet Intensive is strictly by audition and invitation only. Dancers are required to submit a video link from YouTube or Vimeo, showcasing approximately 5-10 minutes of their ballet class work; the inclusion of a classical variation or contemporary solo is optional. To submit your video link, please use the Registration page on our website.

If you do not have a YouTube or Vimeo account, you have the option to send your audition video via WhatsApp at +358 50 5246268 or through email at Please make it clear in the application form that you sent your video via WhatsApp or email by writing, “Sent on WhatsApp/Email.”

In lieu of submitting a recorded video, you may choose the Individual Online Zoom Audition. These are personalized online sessions designed as personal masterclasses with our teachers. During these special classes, students will receive observation and an assessment of their current skill level. The scheduling of these sessions is flexible. After registration, kindly request your preferred date and time using the “CONTACT US” form on our website or by sending a message to In this case, indicate in the application form, “Individual Online Audition.” The cost for an Online Audition is 75 Euros (90 minutes).


Upon acceptance into the program, a non-refundable deposit of 50% will be required. In the event of an injury or illness, supported by a doctor’s certificate, the deposit will be refunded.

Here’s how to apply for the program:

  1. Fill out the REGISTRATION FORM (click the button below). Registration, including the video audition, is free of charge.
  2. Submit a Video Audition (see details above). Results will be announced after all auditions. Participants of the Summer Ballet Camp 2023 LETO BALETA are exempt from this requirement.
  3. Await confirmation of your participation.
  4. Confirm your enrollment by making a 50% payment of the total course fee within 7 days of receiving the approval letter.
  5. The second payment for the course must be completed by November 25, 2023.

As long as we have free places of your age/level combination.

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