Summer Intensive 2024
Performing Arts Summer Intensive
Summer intensive courses in acting, dance and musical theatre
For students ages 16 to 25, the IAB’s Summer Intensive courses offers technique classes with our professional facility in Acting, Dance and Musical Theatre. All teaching is in English.
These programmes provide a unique and exciting opportunity for students to enhance their skills, experience the amazing facilities at the IAB, meet other young artists and learn from experienced professionals.
The programmes are aimed at motivated students with at least three years of consistent training.
Students are not required to audition as part of the enrolment process, however, as part of the application process will be required to set out their experience and confirm that training of at least three years in order to be eligible.
Dates & time
The Summer Intensive 2024 programme will be repeated over two weeks. Students are welcome to attend for either one or two weeks. The Acting, Dance, and Musical Theatre intensives will begin at 9:30 am, finishing at around 4:30 pm each day.
Week 1- 1 July to 5 July, 2024 (5 days)
Week 2 – 8 July to 12 July, 2024 (5 days)
Open observation classes will take place in the afternoon sessions of 5 and 12 of July, 2024 for family and friends.
For any further questions email sum[email protected]
The total tuition fees for one week of the Summer Intensive Programme 2024 are €440 per student. This price does not include meals or accommodation.
To secure a place, fees must be paid one-month of the receipt of the application.
Choose between acting, dance or musical theatre
The Acting programme will be taught in English and will be led by current IAB lectures. The daily workshops consisting of Movement for Actors, Voice into Text and Contemporary Scene Study.
Movement for Actors – Acting is a whole-body process. In the movement session, students will engage physically with their imagination and the physical dimensions of roles through effective body language.
Voice into Text – These sessions will explore the technical aspects of voice, including accents, the flow of words and the projection of the text.
Contemporary Scene Study – Using the work of Konstantin Stanislavski and his followers, students will develop an imaginative understanding and interpretation of character and text. These classes will encourage students to explore their own personal approach as actors. The work will be developed through both group and individual games and exercises. A varied selection of material will be chosen to suit each student.
Spend a week in Spain doing what you love!
The Summer Intensive programmes will be held at the IAB’s state-of-the art facilities based in the seaside town of Sitges, just 30 minutes south of Barcelona and 15 minutes away from the airport. Sitges is famous for its beautiful old town, many beaches, cultural activities and quality of life.
The IAB is housed in state-of-the-art facilities that includes a 200-seat theatre and world-class dance studios.
Students are required to arrange their own accommodation.
There is a wealth of accommodation locally as Sitges is a popular holiday destination with many hotels and apartments to rent.
Sitges Beach House is close to the IAB and is offering special terms for IAB Summer Intensive students, including laundry and carer services.
Hotels within a short walking distance of the IAB include: Hotel Subur Maritim, Sunway and Hotel Sitges.
Students are welcome to bring their own snacks and lunch. We have an outdoor seating area in our courtyard.
The IAB can also prepare a ready-made packed lunch each day with options available.
The cost is €13/day (€65 per week).