Workshops for Adults



Horton Master Class with Troy Powell

May 31
Ailey II’s Artistic Director Troy Powell will lead a workshop that focuses on the foundational elements of Horton technique.

Master Class with Ronald K. Brown

June 13 & 15
This class fuses contemporary, West African and social dance forms to develop your ability to move from one style to the next.

Body Weight Bootcamp

June 14, 21, 28, & July 5
Bootcamp is the purest form of exercise. It is a “back to the basics” workout, designed to push beyond your expectations.

Djembe & West African Drum Workshop

June 18
This workshop will explore the significance of the djembe drums in West African culture and music

Hip-Hop Bootcamp

June 18
This bootcamp is designed to give you the real New York hip-hop experience with the most prominent instructors and choreographers. For ages 12+.

Afro Flow Yoga™

June 19
Experience the creative fusion of yoga and the sacred steps of African dance and live music. Unblock your chakras and put your body back in it’s correct alignment. This class is the perfect way to start a new week.

Performance Workshops

World Dance Celebration Tickets

Buy tickets now for performances on June 11th & 12th.
Choose from an eclectic list of workshops this spring! Participants will perform in a colorful showcase at the Ailey Citigroup Theater in June.

Summer 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.

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.

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.