Summer Intensive

Friendswood Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive  |  July 29th – August 1st

Location: Chara Christian Dance Academy

Monday & Tuesday 9:00 – 1:30pm
Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 – 12:30pm


Have you ever considered joining the Junior Guest Cast of Friendswood Contemporary Ballet? This year we are performing The Girl with the Matchsticks with an updated cast, a new look, and more performance opportunities for our Junior Cast members.

Throughout this Summer Intensive our junior guest cast will join artists in residence for a week of ballet/contemporary/modern intensive classes paired with rehearsal time and choreography in preparation for the year. Classes will be instructed by Director Madison DeShane alongside FCB alumni. Attendees must be in level Ballet I and up. If you have any questions about availability or participation please feel free to contact FCB Director Madison at

To register call 832-569-4065.

Our Faculty
Madison DeShane

Madison DeShane

Artistic Director

Nicole Mueller

Nicole Mueller

Administrative Director

Shanna Kirkpatrick

Shanna Kirkpatrick

Founder & Owner

Company Auditions

Friendswood Contemporary Ballet is open to all dancers within the community and is composed of Artists in Residence performing alongside Professional Guest Artists and for their fall performance, Junior Guest Artists.  Artists in Residence auditions for the 2019/2020 season will be held Tuesday, May 21st.

CLICK HERE for audition details or contact us directly at

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Friendswood Contemporary Ballet, in residence at Chara Christian Dance Academy, seeks to enhance the ballet community by bringing together students and professional artists throughout the Greater Houston area.