Wissahickon Dance Academy Summer Ballet Intensive

a Summer Program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

About Wissahickon Dance Academy Summer Ballet Intensive

SUMMER BALLET INTENSIVE: Intermediate and advanced ballet students hone their skills in ballet, pointe, partnering, jazz, modern, character dance, historical dance and yoga. Principal Dancer, Irina Komarenko, from the Donetsk Ballet will make the long journey from Ukraine to teach this three week program. WDA ballet mistress and former principal dancer from the Kyrgyz Opera and Ballet in Krygystan, Elena Tiuriakulova, has been on staff at WDA since 2003 and will also be teaching during the program. Additional faculty include Yosbel Delgado, formerly of the Pennsylvania Ballet, Donald Lunsford, Artistic Director of Philadanco II, Svetlana Lutz, former principal dancer of Stavropol Cossack’s Dance Troupe, and Meghan Dwyer, yoga instructor of Blue Banyon Yoga. The Intensive is intended for serious students who want to improve their technique. Dancers should be between the ages of 10-22 and have at least two years of experience. A studio performance will be held at the end of the intensive and will be followed by a reception. Dates: June 26 to July 14, 2017, Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Cost: $950 for the three week program or $325 per week

Dates

June 26, 2017 - July 14, 2017

Age Range

10-22

Faculty

Principal Dancer, Irina Komarenko, from the Donetsk Ballet will make the long journey from Ukraine to teach this three week program. WDA ballet mistress and former principal dancer from the Kyrgyz Opera and Ballet in Krygystan, Elena Tiuriakulova, has been on staff at WDA since 2003 and will also be teaching during the program. Additional faculty include Yosbel Delgado, formerly of the Pennsylvania Ballet, Donald Lunsford, Artistic Director of Philadanco II, Svetlana Lutz, former principal dance

Classes Offered

Classical Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Modern, Contemporary Ballet, Variation Class, Character Dance

Enrollment

Open

Housing

N/A

Scholarships

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Audition Details

Fee

N/A

Contact


  • 38 East Schoolhouse Lane
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144

  • 2158497950

  • [email protected]
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Dates

June 26, 2017 - July 14, 2017

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