Application and Fees

Designed for dancers of Advanced Level (age 13 to 15 years old) and Preprofessional Level (age 16 to 21 years old). Due to a limited number of places, a selection will be made based on the applicant’s resumé, photographs and short video. Applying for the course does not automatically guarantee a place: only applicants who receive a confirmation of acceptance will be admitted to the course.

How to apply?
You can apply for the ESB Winter School by filling out the digital application form. Applications have to be sent before 15 December 2019. Application form includes:

  • Portrait photo: (for administrative purposes only)
  • Video link: 6 minute maximum classwork (no barre)
  • Full body photo: Tendu à la seconde (en face)
  • Full body photo: First arabesque (en profil)
  • Full body photo: Demi plié in first position (en profil)
  • Optional dance photo of your choice

Application fee
There is a non-refundable application fee of € 30 to cover administration costs. Applications will be processed only after the application fee has been paid. Payment will take place online, after submitting the application. Due to a limited number of places available, candidates are advised to apply as soon as possible.

Course fees
It is only after receiving confirmation of acceptance that participants will be asked to pay the course fees. We offer the following program:

  • ESB Winter School – Advanced level (13-15 years old)
  • ESB Winter School – Preprofessional level (16-21 years old)
  • Period: 28 December 2019-4 January 2020
  • Course fee: € 650,00
  • ESB student fee: € 400,00

These fees include all dance classes, coaching and the final presentation. Not included are all drinks, food, personal expenses and accommodation. We do offer an Accommodation Package for participants of the course at Stayokay Amsterdam Oost, our accommodation partner. More information about the Accommodation Package and the Stayokay hostel can be found on the accommodation page.

Participants will be asked to pay a non-refundable deposit within two weeks after their acceptance. Enrollment within the course is only assured after all course fees have been paid fully. For further details, please see our terms and conditions.

It is mandatory that the participant takes out personal health, travel and accident insurances. The administration cannot be held responsible for any damage or injury, however caused, to any person attending the course or third parties, nor for the loss or damage of any property, on or off the premises of the course or of the Stayokay hostel.

Information and contact
Vincent van Kekerix – Business Manager