International Summer School

DAL 20 AL 26 AGOSTO 2023

The first summer school
in collaborazione con YGP


International Summer School

An intensive advanced course in classical and contemporary dance that wants to give young dancers the opportunity to further their education in ballet and improve their technique. This course is addressed to students who have been studying for at least 2 years and between the ages of 9 and 19 years old and aims to give them the opportunity to work with directors of important academies of international renown.
The course also includes auditions to give scholars the chance to be selected by the directors of the academies and to obtain scholarships.

Exclusively, for students it will be possible to be selected by Larissa e Gennadi Saveliev the founders and directors of YAGP, to have direct access to the most important events of YGP and YAGP in the world.


The International Summer School will conclude with a gala performance on the 26th of August 2023 (27 in case of rain) at the Gardens of Palazzo Gonzaga where world-famous professionals will dance to give a show of great level.

During the show, the students will also be present with a choreography created for them during the week. At the end of the evening the scholarships and any awards will be delivered.

Classes schedule

Students involved in the training course of the International Summer School will take part in professional lessons through an intensive program of:

  • Classical ballet technique
  • Pointe technique
  • Pas de deux technique
  • Men technique
  • Classical female and male repertoire
  • Contemporary dance
  • Choreographic workshop for Gala rehearsal
  • Private classes with the directors (e-mail for info)
During the week, teachers will rotate among the lessons in order for the students to give the chance of working with them closely.


It will be possible to submit applications and register until seats are exhausted (the event is limited, so it will be possible to register until the number of participants is reached). Registration procedure:

  • Send the application form for registration via the online form attaching the photos
  • Wait for feedback by mail
  • Complete the online registration attaching the receipt proving the payment of the deposit of the registration fee
  • Pay the balance of the fee within the following 30 days

To facilitate unaccompanied minors, every teacher or manager of a group of at least 10 students will have free board and lodging from the day of arrival to the day of the end of the course.

*No refund request is allowed for any reason. The registration fee will be refunded only if the event is cancelled. The management reserves the right to make changes to the programme.

Did you get an invitation or a scholarship? CLICCA QUI to complete the registration.


paola vismara


Scuola di Ballo Accademia Teatro alla Scala


Princess Grace Academy


Marek Rozycki

Staatliche Ballettschule Berlin


Stuttgart Ballet Ballet Master

Jose' carayol

Artistic Manager and Programmes of Production The Royal Ballet School

Thomas Klein

Repertoire Nacho Duato

larissa saveliev

YGP Founder and patron of ISSI

GENNADI saveliev

YGP Founder and patron of ISSI


During the International Summer School Italy, the General Coordinators of the City of Rieti International Dance Prize will also be present for the assignment of scholarships in view of the 2024 edition.

Simone Lolli

Coordinatore Generale PID-Premio Internazionale Danza Città di Rieti

Luna Ronchi

Coordinatrice Artistica PID-Premio Internazionale Danza Città di Rieti

Ilenia Montagnoli

Ilenia Montagnoli

Co-founder and art director of International Summer School

Tommaso Renda

Tommaso Renda

Co-founder and art director of International Summer School

Di Cicco

Assistant to the management


Volta Mantovana

Located on the offshoot of the moraine hills towards the Po Valley, Volta Mantovana it is a noble country rich in history, with very ancient origins. The beautiful city located on the Morenic Hills is at the center of a wonderful area and offers the possibility to visit natural landscapes, in a few minutes you can reach Peschiera del Garda che affaccia sul meraviglioso Lake Gardaand it's close to the cities of Verona and to Mantua.

Natural parks and evocative landscapes offer the possibility of spending a pleasant stay, in the spirit of relax, of culture and of funVolta Mantovana today is a lively and dynamic village, in continuous expansion, home to important national events such as the National Show of Passito and Meditation Wines and A Volta per Star Bene, an important exhibition-market of food and wine products of the Morainic Hills.

The dance studio

Internatrional Summer School will take place at the Palamarconi in Volta Mantovana (MN). The property is on two levels with large rooms, changing rooms, showers and ample parking. A few meters from the property you can find bars and supermarkets.

Volta Mantovana

Via Guglielmo Marconi, 18a
46049 Volta Mantovana (MN)


Grishko will be at International Summer School the whole week with a shoe fitting and apparel sales stand.