Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Summer Intensive Program

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 Deadline: 

Not Specified
   

Start Date: 

June 23, 2014
   

Duration: 

6 weeks, June 23 - August 1, 2014
   

Location: 

New York, NY
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The Ailey School is an internationally renowned academy that trains professional dancers, as well as an educational facility for young people and the dance amateur. The Ailey School Summer Intensive Program allows students with prior dance training to immerse themselves in dance classes during the summer months. The School's unique location near the Lincoln Center Performing Arts Complex creates an exciting professional environment. This period of intense study brings about dramatic improvement in technique, strength, flexibility, coordination and musicality. Students also have the opportunity to audition for repertory workshops led by well-known choreographers.
   

Benefits: 

No compensation is provided. Students must pay $2,595.

   

Major(s): 

Dance

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: Minimum of three years prior training in ballet and modern technique.
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Audition or submission of application along with two photographs in specified dance poses.
 

Contact: 

Ms. JoAnne Ruggeri
The Ailey School Joan Weill Center for Dance
405 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-405-9513    
Email: Jruggeri@alvinailey.org

 

Program Website: 

http://www.theaileyschool.edu/
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