January 06, 2017

CityDance Summer Intensives

Spend six dynamic weeks studying with directors and artists from Dance Theatre of Harlem (June 19-June 30) and Koresh Dance Company (July 5-July 14), award-winning international choreographers Vladimir Angelov, Alex Neoral of Focus cia de Dança and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa (July 17-July 28), CityDance's master Vaganova teachers Stanislav Issaev and Ludmila Morkovina and CityDance's esteemed contemporary faculty Sarah J. Ewing and Robert J. Priore.

Dance Theatre of Harlem Summer Intensive in Partnership with CityDance
June 19 - June 30 (M - F)
Orientation Day 6/18
Ideal for students interested in a challenging exploration of ballet and the allied arts with daily classes in ballet, pointe, pas de deux, modern, contemporary, jazz, and African. Other activities may include, master classes with guest artists and CityDance faculty, world dance, choreography work workshops, and participation in a culminating performance.

Dance Theatre of Harlem "Young Program" In Partnership with CityDance
June 19 - 30 (M-F each week)
The placement only Young Program is a daily ballet technique class, from 12:00 - 1:00PM each day, taught by Dance Theatre of Harlem's faculty. The participants of the program will also present some of their class work on Friday, June 30th in our intensive showing at 3PM and 5PM. 

Koresh Dance Company Summer Intensive in Partnership with CityDance
July 5 - July 8 (W-S) & July 10 - July 14 (M-F)
*The first week is Wednesday - Saturday, due to July 4th holiday.
An intensive summer experience guided by mentorship from world-class Koresh Dance Company. In addition to their immersion with Koresh, all CityDance students will have a full classical and contemporary technique class each day, as well as repertory rehearsals in both genres. Contemporary works will be taken from current repertory from Koresh dance company.

International Intensive in Partnership with CityDance
July 17 - July 28 (M - F)
Featuring the technical and artistic approach of Alex Neoral, Artistic Director of Brazil’s Focus Cia de Dança, Dance ICONS, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Vladimir Angelov, CityDance's Choreographer-in-Residence Robert J. Priore and CityDance Ignite artist and Conservatory Managing Director S. J. Ewing.

Endless Summer: Bookend your summer with Summer Prep (June 12-16), Back to Dance: Conservatory (Aug 7-18), Back to Dance: Select (Aug 7-18), @CityDance Strathmore. Early bird discount does not apply.

• short ballet barre including: pliés, tendus, dégagés, rond de jambes, battements (right and left sides)
• short ballet center including: adagio, turns, jumps, reverence
pointe work if applicable
• short modern warm up of choice to include contractions (on floor or standing) and work in parallel
• contemporary across the floor of choice
• demonstration of any other genre you would like to share, if applicable
• a classical variation or contemporary solo, if available

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