Santa Monica, California
Photo by Rosalie O’Connor
• Intensive 1: June 13 – 16
• Intensive 2: August 8 – 11
• Specialty Classes from June 17 – August 19
Faculty may include:
James Ady (Principal, Pennsylvania Ballet, ABT) Nilas Martins (Principal, NYCB)
Sadie Black (Texas Ballet Theatre) Chasen Greenwood (Dancer/Choreographer)
Charlie Hodges (Twyla Tharp, Los Angeles Dance Project, Sacramento Ballet)
Sarah Hay (Semperoper Ballett) Mark Lopez (Principal, San Francisco Ballet)
Sophie Monat (Lille Ballet, France) David Prottas (NCYB)
Natalia Velarde (Washington Ballet, National Ballet Company) Johnny Zhong (soloist, Classical Ballet of Guangzhou)
Intensive 1: Adult Intro to Beginning Intensive
• June 13 – 16
4 days Tuesday-Friday 3:30-6:30 up to 4 Instructors: Mark Lopez, Natalia Velarde, Rebecca Witjas, TBD. Learn ballet vocabulary and improve your skills! There will be a daily concentrated focus during center-floor work. Each faculty member brings their unique style and inspiration to their class. Limited class size, personalized attention.
Intensive 2: Adult Intermediate/Advanced Intensive
• August 8 – 11
4 days Tuesday-Friday 3:30-6:30 up to 4 Instructors: David Prottas, Sophie Monat, Sarah Hay, TBD. Hone your technique and master your pirouettes, adagio and allegro! There will be a daily concentrated focus during center-floor work. Each faculty member brings their unique style and inspiration to their class. Limited class size, personalized attention.
And back by popular demand!
Adult Beginning Class & Pas de Deux with Sven Toorvald:
Saturday June 17 through Saturday August 19: 12:00 – 1:00pm with Beginning class warmup from 10:30 – 11:30am. Learn the art of Pas de Deux with resident faculty member Sven Toorvald, who brings more than 3 decades of professional experience to this specialty.