Summer Dance Workshops

Summer Workshops and Classes 2016

Professional and Pre-Professional Training (by audition)

 

The Ailey School Summer Intensive

June 27-August 5
Professional Division (ages 16-25)
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June 27-July 29
Junior Division (ages 11-15)
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Workshops

Finis Jhung's Adult Ballet Weekend Workshop

June 4 & 5
The daily schedule includes barre and center floor exercises with linking steps, turns, and jumps.

Fabrice Herrault Ballet Summer Intensive

Week 1: August 8–12 & Week 2: August 15–19
Renowned ballet instructor Fabrice Herrault and guest artist Sofiane Sylve present the acclaimed 2-week ballet intensive.

The Ailey Experience 2-Week Workshop

Week 1: August 8-12 & Week 2: August 15-19
A unique New York experience for dance students ages 13-18.

The Ailey Experience Jr.

August 8-12
A fun and creative way to keep moving this summer for dancers ages 8-12 years old.

Kids & Teens Weekend Classes

Hip-Hop 4 Kids

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
Learn the fundamental hip-hop moves including basic body isolations, precision, performance quality and choreography.

Teen Extension Ballet Classes

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
Weekly ballet classes for ages 12-17. No prior experience necessary.

Teen Extension Contemporary Jazz Classes

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
Weekly contemporary jazz classes for ages 12-17. No prior experience necessary.

Teen Extension Hip-Hop Classes

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
Weekly hip-hop classes for ages 12-17. No prior experience necessary.

Tiny Steps

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
A series of music and creative movement classes for children two years of age. These classes celebrate your child’s natural ability to move in an expressive way.

Tiny Steps for 2-year-olds

Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
A series of music and creative movement classes for children two years of age. These classes celebrate your child’s natural ability to move in an expressive way.

For Dance Teachers

Horton Teacher Workshop

Session 1 - July 11-15: Introductory/Beginner, Session 2 - July 18-22: Intermediate/Advanced
This workshop offers instruction on how to train students to use proper body alignment, improve strength, coordination, and flexibility, while adapting to all styles of dance.

Finis Jhung Weekend Ballet Workshop for Teachers

August 6 & 7
At this workshop, you will learn the “untaught” preparations which will transform your dancers—and you.