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Master Classes & Intensives

JUNE/JULY

 

Company Texas Youth Ballet Conservatory

Contact Jennifer Dulin

Contact Phone# 214.477.9434

Address 901 N. McDonald Street, Suite 705

City State Zip McKinney, Texas 75013

Email Address director@texasyouthballet.com

Fax 469.952.6260

Website www.texasyouthballet.com

Program Dates Session 1 - June 6 to June 25, Session 2 - July 11 to July 30, Preschool Camp June 27 - July 1

Teachers/Guest Artists Jennifer Dulin, Studio Director Linda Brown, Yulia Ilina, Michael Mayes, Laura Price

Curriculum Preschool Camp - Introduction to classical steps and terminology, coordination games, ballet stories, art, rehearsal and a final performance. Beginning Technique - based on the CPYB syllabus and training, rehearsal and performance, optional tap Saturdays, and weekend ballet movie night. Intermediate Intensive - 3 or 6 weeks of daily ballet class, with pre-pointe, character, jazz, contemporary, Pilates. Talks on nutrition, first aid, and ballet history. Optional tap Saturdays, Musical Theater Workshop, and movie night. Advanced Intensive - 3 or 6 weeks of 6 days a week daily ballet class, with pointe, variation, pas de deux, jazz, contemporary, Pilates or gyro.

Tuition Range $140 - $972

Audition Yes

Registration Deadline 05/10/2016

Age Range 3 - 21

Expertise preschool to pre-professional or college level

Scholarships Need-based scholarship on a case-by-case basis. Must fill out Assistance form and provide tax info.

 

Company Contemporary Ballet Dallas School

Contact Lindsay DiGiuseppe Bowman

Contact Phone# 2148212066

Address 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane

City State Zip Dallas

Email Address Lindsay@schoolofcbd.com

Fax 214-827-7052

Website www.contemporaryballetdallas.com

Program Dates June 11-August 12, 2016

Teachers/Guest Artists Respected instructors, guest artists. Allison Watson Festner, Anna Ward, Keira Leverton, & more!

Curriculum Regular technique Classes from 2 yrs thru adult for Summer Training and drop-in in ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, contemporary, modern, acro, creative movement, and ballet/tap combo classes for little ones. Summer Intensive for the more serious students, ages 8 yrs and up, offers a 2 week intensive course in ballet, jazz, contemporary, & pointe if applicable. Summer intensive applicants may audition for the school year youth performance ensembles: SCBD Youth Ballet, Tap Ensemble and Hip hop company. Highlight for advanced level dancers---CBD Company dancers will additionally teach repertoire on the most advanced dancers, offering an opportunity for pre-professional dancers to work with the company and also audition for the professional company.

Tuition Range $70-$700.00

Audition Yes

Registration Deadline 05/14/2016

Age Range Ages 2 years thru ADULT!

Expertise beginner thru advanced

Scholarships please contact the school.

Description 

Regular technique Classes from 2 yrs thru adult for Summer Training and drop-in in ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, contemporary, modern, acro, creative movement, and ballet/tap combo classes for little ones. Summer Intensive for the more serious students, ages 8 yrs and up, offers a 2-week intensive course in ballet, jazz, contemporary, & pointe if applicable. Summer intensive applicants may audition for the school year youth performance ensembles: SCBD Youth Ballet, Tap Ensemble and Hip hop company. Highlight for advanced dancers---CBD Company dancers will additionally teach repertoire on the most advanced dancers, offering an opportunity for pre-professional dancers to work with the company and also audition for the professional company.

 

Company Dallas Ballet Center

Contact Judy Klopfenstein

Contact Phone# 214.348.3224

Address 8530 Abrams Road, Suite 608

City State Zip Dallas, Texas 75243

Email Address staff@dallasballetcenter.com

Website www.dallasballetcenter.com

Program Dates June 13-17, July 25-29 & August 1-5, 10:00a-12n

Teachers/Guest Artists DBC Faculty

Curriculum Fun dance styles with themed days are featured in this two-hour class. Music rhythm, daily art projects are included.

Tuition Range Cost: $90 per session

Audition No

Registration Deadline 06/01/2016

Age Range Ages 3-6

Expertise Beginner+

Scholarships None Offered

Description June 13-17, July 25-29 & August 1-5, 10:00a-12n; Discovery Dance Camp Ages 3-6 Fun dance styles with themed days are featured in this two-hour class. Music rhythm, daily art projects are included. Registration & Payment: exclusively online at www.dallasballetcenter.com Cost: $90 per session

 

Company Texas Ballet Theater School

Contact Ashley Friedman

Contact Phone# 8177630207

Address 1540 Mall Circle

City State Zip Fort Worth, TX 76116

Email Address ashley@texasballet.org

Website http://texasballettheater.org/summer-program/

Program Dates Various; see below

Teachers/Guest Artists TBTS Artistic Staff, TBTS Instructors and Esteemed Guest Artists

Curriculum Class offerings vary by program and may include Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Modern, Broadway, Character, Pilates, Latin Ballroom, Partnering and Men's Class

Tuition Range 190-2075

Audition No

Registration Deadline 06/01/2016

Age Range 3-21

Expertise Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Professional

Scholarships Yes, Senior Intensive students are considered for merit scholarships at their audition.

Description Ballet Basics introduces boys and girls, ages 3-6, to the fundamentals of ballet. The camp experience also includes craft time, story time and choreography to correlate with the theme of the week. Classes focus on music, movement and introductory ballet steps. Students finish the week by performing a showcase for family and friends. Monday through Friday, 9:00AM-12:00PM June 13 - 17, June 20 - 24, July 11 - 15 & July 18 - 22 YOUNG DANCER WORKSHOP: Dancers ages 7-8 begin with a Ballet Technique class. The afternoon continues with craft time and, to spark new interest and expand abilities, students are introduced to Jazz and Modern dance. Monday through Friday, 1:00PM-3:15PM June 20-24, July 11-15 JUNIOR INTENSIVE The Junior Intensive develops aspiring artists through concentrated technique training and performance experience. Intermediate dancers, ages 9-13, attend a variety of classes each day including a daily Ballet Technique class. The curriculum may also include Jazz, Modern, Variations, Pre-Pointe/Pointe, Broadway, Pilates, Character, Tap and Dance Related Studies. Each two-week session will conclude with a showcase of choreography learned during the program. June 13 - 17, June 20 - 24, July 11 - 15 & July 18 - 22 Texas Ballet Theater School's Summer Intensive emphasizes technique, artistic expression and musicality necessary to prepare well-rounded, classically trained dancers for a company career. Students ages 12-21 will experience five weeks of dedicated training from June 20 – July 22 on the campus of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. This elite program is by audition only. Auditions are required for Senior Intensive. Auditions are not required for other programs.

 

Company Ballet Conservatory

Contact Mary Neel

Contact Phone# 972-317-0194

Address 1400 FM 407

City State Zip Lewisville, TX 75077

Email Address info@balletconservatory.com

Website http://www.balletconservatory.com/

Program Dates June 20th to July 21st

Teachers/Guest Artists Guest Artists: Sarah Lane, Liuba Kozireva Paterson, and Steven Loch.

Curriculum Ballet Conservatory's 26th Annual Summer Intensive. Classical Ballet, Pointe and Variations daily taught by Kelly Lannin, Deborah Weaver, Nancy Loch, Shannon Beacham, Janet Waters and our Guest Faculty. Modern technique taught by Shanon Tate. Jazz and Contemporary taught by Rachael Clark. Special weekly Tap classes and Musical Theater Tap taught by Tracy Jordan. Workshop also includes Pilates, Yoga, Choreography, Character and Mime studies. End of summer performance showcasing our summer students will be held at the Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theatre on July 20th at 7:00 pm.

Tuition Range $110 to $200 weekly

Audition No

Registration Deadline 06/20/2016

Age Range 8 and up

Expertise Low Intermediate to Advanced

Scholarships Scholarships available to advanced boys eligible for Pas De Deux

Description Join us at Ballet Conservatory as we continue the tradition with our 26th Summer Intensive to provide serious Classical Ballet Training. Our program also includes Jazz, Modern and Contemporary to create dancers who versatile and artistic. Fun dance camps provided for the younger dancers. Ballet Conservatory has something for everyone. Ballet Conservatory has been named a YAGP "Outstanding School" and its faculty has been awarded several "Outstanding Teacher" and "Choreography Awards"!

 

Company Mejia Ballet International Academy

Contact Roberto Riesco

Contact Phone# 8178819970

Address 768 Lincoln Square

City State Zip Arlington, TX 76011

Email Address academy@mejiaballet.com

Website http://www.mejiaballet.com

Program Dates June Preparatory -- July and August Intensives

Teachers/Guest Artists Paul Mejia, Maria Balogh, Chacha Guerrero. Olga Pavlova, Michele Gifford, Nicole Smith

Curriculum Ballet, Pointe, Variations, Partnering, Genuine Pilates, Modern & Musical Theater.

Tuition Range 275 - 1595

Audition Yes

Registration Deadline 06/01/2016

Age Range 10-18

Expertise basic to pre-professional

Scholarships no

Description JUNE PREPARATORY For Students and Aspiring Professional Dancers attending high profile Summer Intensives. JULY SUMMER INTENSIVE Structured for students that want to achieve the highest level of training possible, and/or to students striving to become professional dancers. Ages 11 to 19. Several Levels. AUGUST SUMMER INTENSIVE Four (4) weeks of Summer Intensive focused on Classical Ballet for Advanced Students and Pre-Professionals.

 

Company Dallas Ballet Center

Contact Judy Klopfenstein

Contact Phone# 214.348.3224

Address 8530 Abrams Road, Suite 608

City State Zip Dallas, Texas 75243

Email Address staff@dallasballetcenter.com

Website www.dallasballetcenter.com

Program Dates July 11-15 & July 18-22, 9:00a-5:00pm

Teachers/Guest Artists Guest Faculty: Thom Clower & Jason Fowler

Curriculum Full day workshop designed to challenge the intermediate-advanced dancer who is seriously interested in the ballet arts

Tuition Range Cost: $280 one session; $410 two sessions

Audition No

Registration Deadline 07/01/2016

Age Range Ages 10-18

Expertise Intermediate to Advanced

Scholarships None Offered

Description July 11-15 & July 18-22, 9:00a-5:00p; Ballet Summer Intensive Ages 10-18 Full day workshop designed to challenge the intermediate-advanced dancer who is seriously interested in the ballet arts. Guest Faculty: Thom Clower & Jason Fowler Registration & Payment: exclusively online at www.dallasballetcenter.com Cost: $280 one session; $410 two sessions

 

Company Dance Academy of Mansfield

Contact Christie Garrett or Amy Brothers

Contact Phone# 8174534868

Address 208 E. Broad Street #108

City State Zip Mansfield, Texas 76063

Email Address danceacademyofmansfield@hotmail.com

Website danceacademyofmansfield.com

Program Dates July 11, 2016-July 29, 2016 full day and half day camps

Teachers/Guest Artists Dance Academy Staff

Curriculum God's Little Princess Camp -Ages (3-7) Pre-ballet/tap Super Hero Camp-Ballet ,Tap, Jazz Ages 7& Up. Novice and Elementary level Super hero Hip Hop Camp-Ages 8 & Up Level I, II, III,IV-Ballet, Variations, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Modern Ballet, Tap Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Modern

Tuition Range $175-$300 for the week

Audition No

Registration Deadline 07/01/2016

Age Range Ages 3-18

Expertise Beginner through Advanced

Scholarships No

 

Company Center for Ballet Arts
Contact - Morgan Leigh Donovan
Contact Phone# 940-999-7579
Address - 1800 Brinker Rd. Suite 260
City State Zip Denton, TX 76208
Email Address - morgan@centerforballetarts.com
Website - www.centerforballetarts.com
Program Dates July 11-August 8
Teachers/Guest Artists - Brandon McGee, Yoshi Pineda, Kasi Kirkpatrick
Curriculum - Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Broadway, Pas de Duex, Tap, Improvisation
Tuition Range Cost: $175-$775
Audition - No
Registration Deadline - August 1
Age Range 8-21yrs
Expertise - Beginner to Pre-Professional
Scholarships - Available on an As Needed basis.
Description - CBA’s Summer Camps and Intensives provide a challenging, comprehensive curriculum that emphasizes strong technique, artistry, and performance. Our summer programs are dedicated to helping each individual student maximize his or her training experience and goals. Students are mentored by outstanding faculty, Barton Hollow Dance Theater Company members, and master guest teachers from other distinguished venues. CBA’s Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Summer Intensives focus on developing well-rounded dancers by exposing them to a wide variety of disciplines with an emphasis on classical ballet technique. Students will participate in a minimum of four classes each day, in addition to performance rehearsals.

Company Center for Ballet Arts
Contact - Morgan Leigh Donovan
Contact Phone# 940-999-7579
Address - 1800 Brinker Rd. Suite 260
City State Zip Denton, TX 76208
Email Address - morgan@centerforballetarts.com
Website - www.centerforballetarts.com
Program Dates - July 4August 8
Teachers/Guest Artists - Yoshi Pineda
Curriculum - Aerial Silks, Lyra Hoop, Stretch & Strength Conditioning
Tuition Range Cost: $120-$470
Audition - No
Registration Deadline - August 1
Age Range 14 - Adult
Expertise - Beginner - Int/Adv
Scholarships - Available on an As Needed basis.
Description - CBA’s Flex & Fly Acrobatic and Aerial Workshop is a great introduction to the fun world of aerial arts, including acrobatic skills, aerial silks, and lyra hoop technique. This workshop begins with lessons on basic balance, climbing, and foot knot skills, and over time teaches more advanced skills and stunts. Students will be encouraged to develop their own style in preparation for a performance at the end of the workshop.  

The Flex & Fly classes are 1.5 hours long and are designed to take the Aerial classes one step further. Students will develop choreographed routines using aerial fabric, lyra hoop, music, and lights. By the end of summer workshop, the kids will each develop their own short video performance that can be shared with family and friends.

 

Company Dallas Ballet Center

Contact Judy Klopfenstein

Contact Phone# 214.348.3224

Address 8530 Abrams Road, Suite 608

City State Zip Dallas, Texas 75243

Email Address staff@dallasballetcenter.com

Website www.dallasballetcenter.com

Program Dates July 25-29 1:00-5:00p

Teachers/Guest Artists DBC Faculty Guest Artists TBA

Curriculum A half-day workshop designed for dancers interested in musical theatre. Broadway style movement will be introduced to teach basics of theatre, song and dance. Previous dance training in ballet, tap and/or jazz required.

Tuition Range Cost: $135

Audition No

Registration Deadline 07/20/2016

Age Range Ages 7-11

Expertise 1+ year’s experience

Scholarships None Offered

Description July 25-29 1:00-5:00p; Broadway Bound Ages 7-11 A half-day workshop designed for dancers interested in musical theatre. Broadway style movement will be introduced to teach basics of theatre, song and dance. Previous dance training in ballet, tap and/or jazz required. Registration & Payment: exclusively online at www.dallasballetcenter.com Cost: $135

 

AUGUST

 

International Conservatory of Performing Arts Come Dance with Us in August! Growing Artists Project August 8-13 (10:30am - 4:30pm) + evening choreography! Special guests include: Dwight Rhoden, George De La Peña, Christina Johnson, Desmond Richardson, Kim Mc Swain, Edgar Godineaux, William Ward, Don Hite, Jamie Thompson, Addison Holmes, Madi Hicks and more incredible surprises!    Ballet Master Intensive August 15-19 (10:30am - 4:30pm)  Special guests include; Ms. Kareen Pauld Camargo (Miami City Ballet) and Mr. Duncan Cooper (MODAS Dance Project) Ms. Geralyn Del Corso Garner (Feld Ballets/NY) and Ms. Jennifer Litaker (BFA-UNT). 915 W. Parker Road, Plano, TX 75023 972.422.4689 or dance@iconservatorypa.com


Company 
Dallas Ballet Center

Contact Judy Klopfenstein

Contact Phone# 214.348.3224

Address 8530 Abrams Road, Suite 608

City State Zip Dallas, Texas 75243

Email Address staff@dallasballetcenter.com

Website www.dallasballetcenter.com

Program Dates August 1-5, 1:00-5:00p

Teachers/Guest Artists TBA

Curriculum A technique focused half-day intensive designed to challenge experienced ballet dancers pre pointe to one year or less on pointe. Previous ballet training required.

Tuition Range Cost: $190

Audition No

Registration Deadline 07/25/2016

Age Range Ages 10-13

Expertise 5 years +

Scholarships None Offered

Description August 1-5, 1:00-5:00p; Half Day Ballet Intensive Ages 10-13 A technique focused half day intensive designed to challenge experienced ballet dancers pre pointe to one year or less on pointe. Previous ballet training required. Registration & Payment: exclusively online at www.dallasballetcenter.com Cost: $190

 

Company Royale Ballet Dance Academy

Contact Angela Sham

Contact Phone# 972-818-4949

Address 17404 Hillcrest Rd, Suite 200

City State Zip Dallas TX

Email Address royaleballet@hotmail.com

Website www.royaleballet.com

Program Dates August 8-19, Junior Intensive 9-12pm; Senior Intensive 1-5pm

Teachers/Guest Artists Priscilla Nathan Murphy, Faculty Member at OU School of Dance Alyssa Harrington, Soloist with DBDT

Curriculum The junior intensive will focus on classical ballet technique, character dance and pointe work (where applicable). In addition, the program will include jazz, lyrical, stretching. The senior intensive will focus on ballet technique, pointe, variations, partnering, modern and contemporary.

Tuition Range $275-650

Audition No

Registration Deadline 04/01/2016

Age Range 7-22

Expertise Intermediate - Advanced

Scholarships Scholarships will be awarded on a case-by-case basis.

Description Royale Ballet Dance Academy (RBDA) is a registered RAD school and dedicated to quality dance education year-round. Our summer intensives provide a great opportunity for students at any level to enjoy classes and challenge themselves.

 

Company Next Step Dance

Contact Michelle Stafford

Contact Phone# 214-387-4466

Address 6106 Frisco Square Blvd

City State Zip Frisco, TX 75034

Email Address office@nextstepdance.net

Website www.nextstepperformingarts.com

Program Dates August 10-14

Teachers/Guest Artists Lauren Adams, Jason Parsons, Nick Bass, Nick Young, Jamey leveret, Jaimie Goodwin, Anthony morigerat0

Curriculum lyrical, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, tap, ballet

Tuition Range $300

Audition No

Registration Deadline 08/10/2016

Age Range 7 and Up

Expertise Intermediate - Advanced

Scholarships Yes – Next Step Dance and Convention scholarships awarded

Company Texas Ballet Theater School Dallas

Contact Yvonne Leffel

Contact Phone# 214-377-8576

Address 670 N. Coit Rd., Ste. 2379

City State Zip Richardson, TX 75080

Email Address yvonne@texasballet.org

Program Dates June 13-24, M-F 10:00am-3:00pm. August 1-12, M-F 11:00am-2:30pm

Teachers/Guest Artists TBT Faculty and Company members

Curriculum Ballet technique, pre-pointe, pointe, dance related studies, modern and Jazz

Tuition Range $250-$325 per week

Audition No

Registration Deadline 07/25/2016

Age Range 8-19

Expertise Intermediate to Advanced

Scholarships n/a

Description Junior Intensive-June 13-24, ages 8-13, M-F 10:00am-3:00pm, Ballet technique, pre-pointe, pointe, dance related studies, modern and jazz. $325 per week. TBTS Dallas Summer intensive- August 1-12, Intermediate ages 10-13,Ballet technique, Point, Choreography, Jazz, Modern. Intermediate/Advanced 13+ Ballet technique, Pointe and Variations. M-F 11:00-2:30 $250 per week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



January 3 - 4. Dancers Give Back Workshop. 2 Days of Workshop Classes, Silent Auction & Performance Saturday Evening at Bishop Lynch High School. *2015 FACULTY: Jess Hendricks, DJ Guthrie, Ida Saki, Jeff Amsden, Amanda Leise, Billy Bell, Katey Weibring Finazzo, Cory Finn, Rose Yager, Michelle Gibson, Quinton Weathers, Dane Burch, Joshua Peugh, Katie Schaar, Jennifer Mabus, Lisa Hennings, Nancy Lushington, Houston Metropolitan Dance. 
* Faculty is subject to change. 
To Register go to: www.dancersgivebackdallas.com or contact at: info@dancersgivebackdallas.com. Proceeds from this event will be donated to Micaela's Army Foundation for research in pediatric, adolescent and young adult cancers.
April 12 Paul Taylor
 master class held at Eisemann Center’s Bank of 
America Theatre. (972) 744-4650. www.eisemanncenter.com

April 12 Paul Taylor master class held at Eisemann Center’s Bank of America Theatre. (972) 744-4650. www.eisemanncenter.com
April 12 Paul Taylor master class held at Eisemann Center’s Bank of America Theatre. (972) 744-4650. www.eisemanncenter.com