International Summer School

The first international Summer Dance School in collaboration with

Youth America Grand Prix

Agosto 21-22-23-24-25-26-27-28-Galá 29/30 2020

Volta Mantovana (MN) - ITALY

Special guest for the Gala

Polina Semionova

Information for the forthcoming of the International Summer School will be avaiable from January 2020


International Summer School is an intensive course in classical and contemporary dance that aims to give young dancers the chance 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 20 years and it sets the objective to allow young dancers to work with directors of important internationally renowned academies.

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 YAGP in Europe and to the final of New York

International Summer school 
Weekend Masterclass con Iana Salenko 
Etoile Internazionale e prima ballerina Staatsballett Berlin.
21/22 Dicembre 2019


 Ganxhe Danza Di Volta Mantovana.
Per info
Classi a numero chiuso.

Masterclass Weekend



International Summer School will end with a closing Gala night il 29 agosto 2020(30 in caso di pioggia ) at the Gardens of Palazzo Gonzaga  where worldwide renowned dancers will dance. At the Gala we will have the honor to have a special guest: Polina SemionovaDuring the show the students will also be present with a choreography created for them during the week. At the end of the evening, scolarships and prizes will be assigned.

Ballerini ospiti

Madrina della serata  : Polina Semionova


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
  • Men technique
  • Passo a Due
  • Classical female and male repertoire
  • Contemporary dance
  • PBT: Progressive Ballet Technique
  • Choreographic workshop for Gala rehearsal
  • Theorical and practical seminar of music applied to dance

During the week, teachers will rotate among the lessons in order for the students to give the chance of working with them closely.

Masterclass with
Polina Semionova

Per gli allievi del corso International Summer School, sarà possibile partecipare a una MasterClass con Etoile Internazionali della danza tra cui  Polina SemionovaFor the information about application and cost of the Masterclass, please send an e-mail to .

Seminar for teachers

Sezione in allestimento


Sarà possibile inviare le domande e registrarsi tra l’1 febbraio e il 30 maggio 2020 fino a esaurimento posti (l’evento è a numero chiuso, pertanto, sarà possibile registrarsi fino al raggiungimento del numero di partecipanti prestabilito). To register, you will need to fill in the appropriate online form and send the bank transfer receipt to la ricevuta del bonifico di acconto entro 10 giorni dalla registrazione, il restante ammontare andrà versato entro e non oltre il 15 luglio 2020.

Per agevolare gli alunni non accompagnati dai genitori, ogni insegnante o responsabile di un gruppo di almeno 15 allievi avrà vitto e alloggio gratuito dal giorno di arrivo al giorno di fine corso.


The team of teachers is undoubtedly what distinguishes the experience of International Summer School, young dancers, will have the exclusive opportunity to study with the Directors of some of the most authoritative institutions in the ballet world and be selected to become part of some prestigious Academies.

Larissa Saveliev

Larissa Saveliev

Artistic Director YAGP


Marek Rózycki

Co-direttore artistico Staatliche Balletschule Berlino


Gennadi Saveliev

Artistic Director YAGP


Erika Montagnoli

PBT Teacher





Maestro Pianista ospite



Guest master pianist


Ilenia Montagnoli

Co-founder and art director of International Summer School
Balletto di Stato di Berlino


Tommaso Renda

Co-founder and art director of International Summer School
Balletto di Stato di Berlino


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 fun. Volta Mantovana today is a lively and dynamic village, constantly expanding, home to important national events such as the National Exhibition of Passito Wines and 'A Volta per Star Bene', an important exhibition-market of wine and food products of the Morainic Hills.

The dance studio

Internatrional Summer School will take place at Ganxhe Arte Danza  in Volta Mantovana (MN). The building has been specially designed for dance, it's located on two floors and it has large rooms, changing rooms, showers, an outdoor garden and a big parking. A few meters from the dance school you can find bars and supermarkets.

Ganxhe arte danza

Via Lombardia, 8
46049 Volta Mantovana (MN)
Tel 0376-83378
Fax 0376-83378