Classes: Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Contemporary Dance, Pilates/conditioning, Repertory Classes
Study ballet in the Italian city of Genoa with the Joffrey’s world class faculty. Stacey Caddell, Co-Artistic Director of the Joffrey Ensemble and former principal dancer for New York City Ballet directs the program. Students are provided an intensive ballet training all day and then are immersed in Italian culture in the evenings. The intensive includes a trip to Milan, center of the fashion industry in Italy where we will attend a ballet at Italy’s renowned Teatro alla Scala, performed by the theater’s world famous ballet company. Students live in the lovely sea-side Pegli district in the Hotel Meditarranee across from the street from the beach and local parks. Classes include ballet technique, pointe, variations, contemporary dance, pilates/conditioning and Repertory. There will be showing of student work at the end of the program. Students interested in joining and auditioning for the Joffrey Ensemble are highly encouraged to attend this workshop.