2020 Summer Dance Intensive
NJDTE 2020 SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE
315B SPRINGFIELD AVE, SUMMIT, NJ
JULY 20 – AUGUST 7, 2020 | MONDAY – FRIDAY
9:30 AM – 6:00 PM
For more information & audition registration, call 908-273-5500 or email email@example.com
Our summer intensive program is designed for the advanced dance student aged 13-17. The program concentrates on strengthening the dancer’s technique with daily classes in ballet, pointe, modern and contemporary dance as well as additional classes in Pilates, yoga, improvisation, floor barre, dance history, anatomy, and lectures with Dr. Harlene Goldschmidt on dance psychology, and Dr. Adrienne Stevens on health and performance.
Classes are taught by renowned NJDTE faculty, including Nancy Turano (NJDTE Artistic Director), Alexandra Gonzalez (Ballet Hispanico, Gelsey Kirkland Academy), Mercedes Pablos (The Ailey School), Lenore Pavlakos-Morales (Dance Theatre of Harlem), Lynn Glauber-Mandel (The Ailey School), Elizabeth Koeppen-Kalosieh (Parsons Dance), Breton Tyner-Bryan (Sydney Dance Company), Belinda McGuire (Limon Dance Company & Metropolitan Opera Ballet), Bradley Shelver (Metropolitan Opera Ballet & The Ailey School), Justin Dominic (Kegwin & Co., Mark Morris, Carolyn Dorfmann). Dancers have the opportunity to learn and perform repertory works and work with cutting-edge choreographers, in addition to being an integral part of performance opportunities.
The program runs Monday-Friday. All dancers are released for the weekend on Friday afternoons.
Commuter and resident options available. Resident tuition at the Grand Summit Hotel includes all meals. No meals are included in commuter tuition.
TUITION*: US $1850 Commuter + US $35 registration fee | US $2900 Resident + US $35 registration fee
*THERE ARE NO REFUNDS ONCE A STUDENT IS ENROLLED.
US $30 audition fee
Email the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Resume – include full name, date of birth, training/years of experience in ballet, modern and pointe techniques, as well as a list of instructors and any awards received
- Photos – tendu a la seconde and first arabesque at 90 degrees
**Photos may be informal snapshots taken in a studio (preferred) or at home, but proper attire is required: black leotard, pink tights, ballet slippers, hair in a bun.
If you are unable to attend one of the auditions, a video audition is acceptable. Video submission and paperwork are due no later than March 1. To submit a video audition, please follow these instructions in addition to sending the information listed above:
Video audition: 10 minutes maximum
- Upload to YouTube as a private video and email link to email@example.com.
- Video must include:
1. Brief verbal self-introduction (name and age)
- Ballet Barre – tendu/degage, adagio
- Ballet Center – pirouettes, petit allegro and grande allegro
- Pointe Work – traveling pirouettes
- Modern Phrase or short modern/contemporary solo