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Joffrey West | Flagship Fusion Dance Intensive Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach

Long Beach

(1 – 3 Week Sessions)

Joffrey West – Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach

➡ Ages 8-25

Joffrey West is the pinnacle of concert dance and commercial dance fusion!

Experience the Joffrey difference; challenge, drive, artistry, transformation, passion at Joffrey West – Summer Dance Intensive. Enter the world of cutting-edge commercial and concert dance. Our hand-picked artists represent the “now” in their field.

Get front & center with top Los Angeles dance agency, go 2 talent as you will be part of an exclusive private audition during the program. They will also scout at our star-studded performance for their talent roster.

Be prepared to be seen and hired!

Dance shots & head shots available for booking on site.

Joffrey West – Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive offers a wide variety of styles built on a solid foundation of technique. Daily classes in ballet, contemporary, jazz, hip hop, ballroom, latin, fusion, ballroom, improv, composition, and pointe.

Each highly successful working professional will cultivate your inner artist and produce the true dancer from within. Be prepared to be pushed beyond your limits. You will perform cutting edge choreography, center stage designed by the artists for you. Your new skills will be showcased to have the world experience your true artistry. You will perform in a major venue to show the world your passion and talent. The Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive program cultivates your versatility as a dancer to shape you for today’s dance world challenges.

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive dancers win competitions, scholarships and earn top dance positions around the world. In order to be the best, you must train with the best.

Joffrey is the world’s best 65 years and running.

  • Challenging
  • Transformative
  • Empowering
  • Fuel For Your Dance Passion
  • Performance Shattering
  • Competition Winning

You will create lifelong friends, network with the world’s best dancer. Experience the Joffrey difference today and be transformed to the best dancer you can be.

This program is run solely by Dance Developments Inc. (“Dance Developments”), a Wyoming corporation. Joffrey Ballet School does not administer or operate this program. Dance Developments licenses the use of the Joffrey name and is not affiliated with the Joffrey Ballet School except as set forth below. The relationship between Dance Developments and Joffrey Ballet School is limited to a marketing agreement with the exclusive purpose of permitting Dance Developments to advertise their programs on the Joffrey Ballet School’s website and through other marketing channels used by Joffrey Ballet School. Dance Developments collects all tuition and fees related to this program. Please contact Dance Developments for any further information or with regard to any questions or complaints about this program at the following address: c/o Registered Agent Solutions, Inc., 125 South King Street, PO Box 2922, Jackson, Wyoming 83001.

Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach What to Expect

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Ages

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Class Days

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Class Times

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Class Length

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Performances

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Faculty

Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach Dates & Tuition Fees

$799.00 per week
Any One Week
$699.00 per week
Any Two Weeks
$599.00 per week
Three Weeks or More

  • Week 1

    6/8/2020 – 6/12/2020

  • Week 2

    6/15/2020 – 6/19/2020

  • Week 3

    6/22/2020 – 6/26/2020

Tuition FAQ’s

  • Tuition Due at Registration: $300
  • Tuition Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st.
  • Registration Fee: $99
  • For all transactions, a 3.5% processing fee will be applied.

Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach Housing Meals & other Fees


$450.00 per week
Housing is available for dancers ages 12 and up.


$225.00 per week
Breakfast and Dinner Only


$99.00 per intensive
Registration fee per dancer


$125.00 per dancer
Must attend the last 2 weeks

Housing and Meal Plan FAQ’s

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Registration
Registration Fee: $99 per intensive
  • Registration Fee Due at Registration: $99
  • For all transactions, a 3.5% processing fee will be applied.

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Housing
Housing Fees: $450 per week

Housing is available for dancers ages 12 and up.

  • Housing Due at Registration: $250
  • Resident Advisor Fee: $150 per dancer
    (Required for all dancers in housing – One time fee)
  • Chaperone Fee: $250 per dancer
    (Required for students in housing ages 12 to 13 – One time fee)
  • Housing, RA Fee & Chaperone Fee Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st.
  • For all transactions, a 3.5% processing fee will be applied.
Housing – Other Fees
  • $50 Change Buildings (NYC only)
  • $50 Roommate Change Request
  • $100 Initial Roommate Request
  • $100 Early, Late Check In and Check Out
Dancers at this intensive are staying in HOUSING, must check out on FRIDAY after their intensive.

Check Out Days:

  • Week 1 Check Out: Friday, June 12
  • Week 2 Check Out: Friday, June 19
  • Week 3 Check Out: Friday, June 26

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive Meals
Meal Plan Fees: $225 per week
  • Meal Plan Due at Registration: 50%
    (Prices include food & beverages plus sales tax. Breakfast and Dinner Only.)
    Only offered to dancers in housing.
  • Meal Plan Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st.
  • For all transactions, a 3.5% processing fee will be applied.

CSULB Dance Department of Dance California State University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, Ca 90840-720

Students ages 10 and 11 that require housing should attend our Joffrey South Intensive. Housing is available for dancers ages 12 and up.

To be announced

This document lists the most important housing policies. Please refer to the housing manual of your assigned facility for a complete list of rules, policies, and procedures.

We will do our best to honor roommate requests that are completed and remain within the established guidelines.

A dancer may request up to a maximum of three roommates for a total of four dancers in a chain. Please note that all roommate requests must be completed by both sets of parents, at least fourteen days prior to arrival.

Please note that confirmed roommates will be in the same room, but we are unable to accommodate requests for a bunk assignment near another dancer. Dancers are assigned their beds by their Resident Assistants based on numerous factors including medical conditions, sleepwalking, etc. and these assignments may not be changed during the arrival process.

Roommate Requests will be asked during Registration.

What to Bring
Your room will fill up quickly; please bring only what you need. Also, keep in mind that items can
be purchased upon arrival at nearby stores.

  1. Bedding: Twin XL Sheets, Blankets, Pillows
  2. Bathroom Essentials: Towels, Shower shoes, hair dryer
  3. Toiletries: Toilet Paper, hand soap, shampoo, body wash, deodorant, toothbrush,
    toothpaste, and other personal toiletry items.
  4. Dance Attire: Dance clothes, shoes, and other related supplies.
  5. Recreational clothes: jeans, t-shirts, swimsuit, sandals, etc.
  6. Electronics: Alarm Clock. Computers, iPods, iPads, and other valuables at your own
    discretion. All dorms are Wi-Fi equipped. Don’t forget to bring the chargers!
  7. Cell Phone: Every student is required to bring or purchase upon arrival, a personal mobile phone. This phone number must be provided to the RAs upon arrival. Students should download Google Maps and Embark NYC.

What Not to Bring
The following items are prohibited in Joffrey housing and may be confiscated if found in your

  1. Toasters, toaster ovens, coffeemaker, or any outside cooking appliance not provided by JBS.
  2. Candles or incense
  3. Space Heaters
  4. Halogen lights
  5. Pets of any kind
  6. Alcohol
  7. Anything that produces a flame/spark, fireworks, sparklers.
  8. When not in use, lighters for your pointe shoes MUST remain in your dance bag.
  9. Drugs, tobacco, including eCigarettes; illegal substances of any nature

The Joffrey Ballet School has setup a very simple and orderly housing check in and check out process. Please drop off your dancer Sunday from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. When picking up your happy dancer please assist your child to be packed and on their way home prior to 12:00 PM Saturday. Please note after check-in that evening the dancers will have a mandatory orientation.

Joffrey Ballet School offers Airport Transportation for housing students to and from the airport.

There is a Lost and Found table set-up during check-out on Saturday. Please check this section for any misplaced items before you leave. If you realize that you did not make it home with an item, please call Customer Service at +1 888.438.3808 and leave a message describing the missing item(s). All claimed items will be returned C.O.D. Items will be held for two weeks, and after that time they will be donated to charity. Please label all items and make sure that you have all your belongings before leaving. JBS is not responsible for lost or broken items.

Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach Master Faculty

Joffrey West – Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach has a world renowned faculty. In order to be the best, you have to train with the best!

Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach Performances

Joffrey West Intensive Performances

Date: June 26, 2020
Time: TBA
Run Time: TBA
Martha B. Knoebel Dance Theatre
University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd Long Beach Ca 90840-720

We provide a professionally choreographed performance for all dancers attending the last weeks of the intensive. Be sure to attend the last two or three weeks of the intensive to participate in this life changing event.

Los Angeles Summer Dance Intensive in Long Beach Intensive Details


All dancers (new and returning) are required to audition for the Joffrey Ballet School Summer Programs to be considered for: Placement   |  Scholarships  |  Acceptance.  

The audition is a 90 minute class instructed by a Joffrey Instructor and the cost to audition is $40. All sales are final. No refunds are provided for auditions regardless of attendance.

Our audition(s) are meant to place you at your skill level for either the Joffrey Ballet School’s Summer Intensive series (June – August) and/or our 4 year Trainee Program (Sept – May).

Results will be emailed and posted online.

Pre-Check In & Orientation

Pre- Check In

We know you are anxious to find out everything you need to know to prepare for your intensive(s) and we cannot wait to share all the details! All dancers are required to complete our Online Pre-Check In form prior to arrival. All dancers will need to sign their Pre-Check In packet, print and bring it with them to orientation/housing check in.

Studio Location

Campus Address

University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd Long Beach Ca 90840-720

Note: Please see your Weekly Schedule’s studio assignment for your exact location

Orientation Times

Orientation and arrival times depend on whether or not you will be staying in our housing facilities. Please check the Orientation Times section for full details on our Dance Portal. Please join us Monday morning at the start of your intensive for the opportunity to meet the JBS Staff and review your schedules.


You will be emailed a link to your dance schedule. You will receive it two weeks before your session starts.

Extra Activities

We have taken great care in providing superb and exciting weekend and after class activities. Please see our activities page for details.


Arts Administration Intern, Health Intern, Brand Ambassador Intern, HRA, RA, or RA Assistants

If you are interested in working for our Summer Intensives please read the duties described below and submit the application form. They are all paid positions.

Positions will be filled at a first come first serve basis to qualified candidates – please submit application early for best consideration. Final candidates who are offered a position will be required to undergo a background check prior to finalizing the hiring process.

Application deadline date: April 1st, 2020

Please email us at resume@joffreyballetschool.com for questions regarding any of the positions.


NYC Summer Sessions: May 31 – August 22, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: May 25, 2020
  • Intensive Programs Types: Ballet Intensive, Jazz and Contemporary Program, Broadway Musical Theater, Hip-Hop, Tap, Pre-Professional Program and Joffrey Experience

Long Beach Summer Session: June 14 – July 11, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: June 10, 2020
  • Intensive Program Types: Fusion Intensive, Hip-Hop Intensive

Dallas Summer Session: July 12 – August 1, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: July 8, 2020
  • Intensive Programs Types: Fusion Intensive

San Francisco Summer Session: July 12 – August 1, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: July 8, 2020
  • Intensive Programs Types: Contemporary Ballet Intensive

Georgia and Colorado Springs Summer Session: May 31 – July 18, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: May 27, 2020
    *Applicants must be able to work in both GA and CO, but not all employees will work in both locations*
  • Intensive Programs Types: Ballet and Jazz Intensives

Las Vegas Summer Session: July 12 – August 8, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: July 9, 2020
  • Intensive Programs Types: Jazz and Contemporary Intensive, Cirque du Soleil Intensive

Tampa Summer Session: July 26 – August 8, 2020

  • Projected Training Start Date: July 24, 2020
  • Intensive Programs Types: Hip Hop Intensive, Fusion Intensive

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