TBA encourages students to audition for Summer Intensive Programs throughout the nation. A common practice for classical schools, it gives students the opportunity to study with leading professionals in the dance community and create friendships with other students from all over with the same appreciation and love for dance. Some of the prestigious summer programs students of TBA have been accepted to are: 

American Ballet Theater - New York, Texas & Alabama; Miami City Ballet - Florida; Houston Ballet - Texas; Ballet Austin - Texas; Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet - Pennsylvania; The Rock School for Dance Education - Pennsylvania; Cincinnati Ballet - Ohio; Tulsa Ballet - Oklahoma; Milwaukee Ballet - Wisconsin; Nashville Ballet - Tennessee; Next Generation Ballet's Patel Conservatory - Florida; Orlando Ballet - Florida; Walnut Hill - Massachusetts; Princeton Ballet - New Jersey;  Windover - Massachusetts; Ballet Magnificat - Mississippi; City Ballet of San Diego - California; Giacobbe Academy of Dance - Louisiana; International Ballet Competition (IBC) Dance School - Mississippi.