WELCOME TO SAMANTHA SHELTON BALLET TRAINING PROGRAMS
Tradition and Innovation
Offering training for pre-professional students of classical and contemporary ballet.
Whether your goal is to learn new skills, gain extra training, or get coaching for auditions and competitions, Samantha Shelton Ballet Training Programs is the perfect place to build the foundation. We’re dedicated to teaching the skills and providing the hands-on experience necessary for successful futures, both personally and professionally. Take a look through our site to learn more.
From success stories about our students and faculty members to program updates and events, our site makes it easy for you to stay informed about the latest happenings. Read the latest stories below.
MASTER CLASSES AT DUKE UNIVERSITY
Artistic director, Samantha Shelton, was invited to Duke University to teach master classes via the ABT Studio Company’s three-year residency program.
PRE-PROFESSIONAL BALLET TRAINING PROGRAMS, MASTER CLASSES AND INTENSIVES
Offering Holiday Ballet Intensives and Summer Ballet Intensives along with master classes and private coaching for YAGP. Please follow us on Facebook: Samantha Shelton Ballet Training Programs and Instagram: sammballettrainingprograms for updates on upcoming events and opportunities.
Samantha Shelton, Artistic Director of Samantha Shelton Ballet Training Programs, is currently a National Adjudicator for the American Ballet Theatre National Audition Tour and on faculty for the ABT Summer Intensives at the University of Texas-Austin. Most, recently, she was invited teach master classes at Houston Ballet and Duke University. She received her MFA (Dance) from the University of Michigan.
MICHIGAN BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE 2023
June 19-23, 2023
Int/Adv Ballet: 1-3pm
at 2nd Street Studio of Dance
Rochester Hills, MI
“We know who we are, but know not what we may be”
Contemporary Ballet Solo Choreographed by Samantha Shelton, Danced by Ellie Everhart at YAGP Chicago 2020
THREE FOR VIVALDI
Choreographed by Samantha Shelton, danced by three of her students: Victoria VanderPlas, Carly Sisoy and O'Malley Ferguson.