Summer Institute : Dance : Classes

THE PROGRAM
All students participate in daily core classes, two or more repertory projects and a variety  of electives + workshops. Students participate in up to five classes a day.

CORE CLASSES
Classes taken daily to build on technique and skill.

  • Modern
  • Ballet
  • Composition + Improvisation

REPERTORY PROJECTS
Each student participates in a modern  repertory and will audition on campus for  a second repertory in ballet, jazz or hip-hop. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in “mini-repertory” workshops throughout the three week program. These include: 

  • Modern
  • Jazz
  • Hip-Hop
  • Ballet
  • Mini-Reps with Guest Artists

ELECTIVES
Students select from a variety of electives  to complement work done in core classes. Electives are chosen once students have arrived on campus. Past electives  have included: 

  • Jazz
  • Hip-Hop
  • Pilates
  • African
  • Pointe
  • Digital Media
  • Partnering
  • Advanced Modern
  • Franklin Method
  • Tap
  • Voice + Performance
  • Flocking
  • Placement + Alignment

 

View a video compilation of past performances and coursework

 

DANCE 2015 SAMPLE SCHEDULE 


You will have a unique schedule based on your area of interest and choice of special workshops. All students are also expected to attend field trips and guest performances on Saturdays. Commuters please take note of mandatory class times as you consider your transit schedule.