Ages 7 to Pre-professional
Beginning-Advanced Level Students
Summer Session (June 4-July 20)
A Time To Dance offers 7- weeks that challenge dancers to delve deeper into the art of dance bringing together the finest in technique, body awareness, strength and artistic development. Dancers will be given the information and feedback to better understand the anatomy and physiology of dance technique and how to apply it personally in an environment that encourages appreciation of the process while students reach towards their full potential. Great attention to detail and quality of movement is emphasized.
The incredible teaching team, augmented by guest teachers, comes from prestigious universities, and professional dance companies. Instructors will give individualized corrections, thoughtfully communicating progress and areas for improvement.
Level Balanchine (Offered for 7 weeks)
The Advanced Full Day Intensive offers Balanchine level students 10+ hours of instruction per week. Course work includes daily ballet technique, pointe, cross training/stretch classes, along with daily classes which may include jazz, or lyrical, contemporary.
Level Ashton (Offered for 7 weeks)
The Intermediate Summer Intensive offers Taglioni level students 10+ hours of instruction per week. Course work includes daily ballet technique, pointe/pointe preparation, cross training/stretch along with daily classes which may include jazz, or contemporary. Students will acquire a greater grasp of ballet technique and broaden their overall dance horizons.
Level Petipa (Offered 7 weeks)
The beginning intensive offers Petipa level students 9 hours of instruction per week. Course work includes daily ballet technique, pre-pointe/conditioning classes and jazz or contemporary along with cross training.
The intensive offers Emerald level students ballet technique, cross training, and a variety of workshop classes which will enhance the dance experience.
Students not wishing to attend the Intensive may register for single classes in any style.
Ballet requirements are 2 times per week for non-pointe students and 3 times per week for pointe or pre-pointe students.