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SUMMER OF HIP HOP LONG BEACH

JUNE 10 – JUNE 21
(1 - 2 Week Sessions)

NEW LOCATION:
California State University Long Beach

Ages 8 – 25

This is the ULTIMATE Hip Hop Dance Training Experience in the country now in Los Angeles! Be prepared to be challenged by our top artists in the industry artist. Dancers will be challenged with over 75 class types in Breaking, Freestyle, House, Jazz/Funk, Street, Locking, Pop’n, commercial and others forms. At the end of the summer intensive dances will perform a summer showcase. Partnering with STG The Ultimate Dance Competition

  • Stay 1 Week

    $799 per week

  • Stay 2 Weeks, Save $348

    $625 per week

Tuition

$799 per week

Tuition Due at Registration: $300

Tuition Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st.

Registration Fee: $99

Housing

$450 per week

Housing Due at Registration: $250

Housing Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st

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

Meal Plan

$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

Chaperone Fee

$250 per dancer

Chaperone Fee Balance: Monthly Payments through June 1st

Required for students in housing ages 12 to 13

One time fee

Resident Fee

$150 per dancer

Resident Advisor Fee: Monthly Payments through June 1st

Required for all dancers in housing

One time fee

Performance Fee

$125 per dancer

Performance Fee: Covers Flash Mob Production  and/or Music Video Production

One time fee

3.5% Processing Fee

For all transactions, a 3.5% processing fee will be applied.

Joffrey FAQ's

Some of the most common camp questions are answered on the below FAQ.

For more detailed information about our summer dance camps, feel free to check out the following links. Please look this over, and if you still have a question, don’t hesitate to email us at support@joffreyschool.com. Our offices are open from 9 am to 6 pm EST.

Housing, Meal and Studio FAQ's

Info coming soon

In the mean time, please visit this link for CSULB Housing 

  • Check In: Sunday 2PM – 6PM . There is no check in after 6PM
    Students are encouraged to arrive the day before and stay in a hotel if they cannot make travel arrangements to get to campus before 6PM on Sunday.
  • Check Out: Friday 8AM to Noon.

12 years of age or older to be in Joffrey Ballet School housing. Students ages 10 years and up that require housing should attend ourJoffrey South Intensive. No housing available for students under 10 years of age.

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.

Students are on the meal plan and will have access to Geronimo’s, the primary dining area in student housing for conference guests. During 2010, this facility was renovated into a dazzling new food court. Breakfast and dinner will be served daily. On performance day, dinner will be served earlier for the dancers. Students may either purchase lunch on campus or make a sack lunch.

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 at  (Location to be determined) . 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.

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. Please join us Monday morning at the start of your intensive for the opportunity to meet the JBS Staff and review your schedules.

What to Bring
Your room will fill up quickly; so only bring what you really need. Remember, you can always purchase extras or have your family send them to you. Linens and towels are provided. A linen packet consists of 2 Twin XL sheets, 1 pillowcase, 1 pillow, 1 blanket, and 3 towels. On Mondays, linens can be exchanged at the Conference Services Office.

  1. Toiletries: Soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, shampoo, deodorant and other personal toiletry products.
  2. Bathroom Essentials: Hair dryer, shower shoes, UL tested surge protectors, etc.
  3. Recreational Clothing: Jeans, t-shirts, swimsuit, walking shoes, sandals, etc.
  4. Dance Attire: Dance clothes, shoes, and other related supplies.
  5. Electronics: Alarm clock. Computers, iPods, iPads and valuables at your own discretion.
  6. 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 and will serve as the primary method of communication between Joffrey staff and the dancers.

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

  • Hot plates, toasters, toaster ovens, coffeemakers, BBQ grill or any other cooking appliances
  • Candles or incense
  • Halogen lights
  • Pets of any kind
  • Alcohol
  • Illegal substances of any nature
  • Anything that produces a flame/spark, fireworks, sparklers. When not in use, your lighters for pointe shoes must remain in your dance bag.

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.

Other FAQ's

Housing

$50 Change Buildings (NYC only)

$50 Roommate Change Request

$100 Initial Roommate Request

$100 Early, Late Check In and Check Out

Team Assignments

$50 Change Team Assignment Request

An In-Studio Showing will be held:
Friday, June 21, 2019

Time: 2:30pm (will end by 4:00pm)
Location: CSU Long Beach Studio
Expected Run Time: 60 minutes

2019 Special Events:

Friday, July 14th Flash Mob

Location: TBA

Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm (students will return to the university by 5:00pm)

Attire needed for flash mob:

  • Denim, white and Red

Thursday, July 20th Music Video

Location: TBA

Time: All Day

Attire needed for the music video:

  • Army bottoms and Red or Black tops

Info coming soon

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 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 DocuSign their Pre-Check In packet, print and bring it with them to orientation/housing check in.

Joffrey Ballet School does not provide transportation to or from the airport. Two popular shuttle services from local airports are Super Shuttle (http://www.supershuttle.com/) or Road Runner Shuttle Service (www.rrshuttle.com/)

Non-Refundable Tuition and Other Fees

It is the policy of the Center for American Dance / Joffrey Ballet School that all tuition and other fees paid shall not be refunded at any time, regardless of the time of cancellation by the student or student’s parents or guardians or whether the relevant program has commenced. In the event that the relevant program has been cancelled by the Center for American Dance / Joffrey Ballet School, the School will make best efforts to move the student into a substantially similar program; in the event that no such substantially similar program exists, the School will issue a full refund.
In some instances we are able to offer a credit towards Joffrey programing which must be used in 1 calendar year. The Registration Fee, ALL DEPOSITS, and all Processing Fees are non-refundable and will be forfeited.
Prior to May 1st, a credit for any payments already made may placed in the dancer’s name to be used for future Joffrey programming. All payments made at the time of withdrawal are non-refundable. Any future payments still due to the school will be waived at the school’s discretion.
After May 1st, all payments are non-refundable. If a dancer’s withdrawal is due to injury or illness, and certified by a Dr’s. note, a partial credit may be used towards next summer at the Joffrey Ballet School’s Discretion. Credit can not be issued for housing and meal plans payments.

The Joffrey Ballet School prides itself in taking photos of the dancers that represent their superb experience and will utilize the photos for its website and or marketing and advertising purposes. Dancers and parents are welcome to take photos of the dance experience. When attending the program you consent to the use of your photography in our website and marketing materials.

We have arranged for weekend activities to enhance the students experience in Long Beach, California. All activities are chaperoned by Joffrey Staff to and from the event and the dormitories. If you are a commuter student you will be informed where to meet the group.

Tickets are limited and always sell out so please sign up for them as soon as you can. Please be aware we add a surcharge, typically forty to fifty dollars, to the cost of the ticket printed on the stub to cover the cost of providing the chaperones and chartered bus transportation.

After you have signed up there is nothing else you need to do. The various student groups are escorted by chaperones to the event where tickets will be distributed.

California State University Long Beach

Dance Center

Long Beach, CA 90815

Click to download map

The Dance Center (DC) and Performing Arts Center (CPAC) are located at the top of the map between parking lots G11 and G12.

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

Sample Schedule

Daily Schedule

Ballet Technique/Contemporary Ballet/Contemporaru
9:00AM – 10:30AM

Pointe/Latin Grooe/Breaking
10:45AM – 11:45AM

Hip Hop/Contemporary/Contemporary Ballet
1:00AM – 2:30PM

Contemporary/Pointe/Partnering
2:45PM – 3:45PM

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

Employment

Employment Opportunities

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.

Head RA - Intern Job Description Summer 2020
RA - Intern Job Description Summer 2020
New York RA and Assistant RA Job Description Summer 2020
Health Intern Summer 2020
New York Arts Administration and Brand Ambassador Intern Summer 2020

Application deadline date: April 1st, 2020

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

PROGRAM DATES

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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Hamilton Evans

Hamilton Evans was born and raised in a Small country town in the United Kingdom. After graduating from one of London’s leading professional dance colleges, he went on to teach at Pineapple Dance Studios and Studio 68.

His classes made a big splash and opened up many doors Choreographically. His choreography credits include the London Olympics Gymnastics Opening Ceremony, Attitude Magazine Awards, and the Discovery Channel Commercial. He worked with some of the leading artists in Europe and was the Creative Director for L’oreal Paris ‘London.’

In 2014, Hamilton moved to Los Angeles to take his career to the next level. And he was a instant hit. Hamilton is now on the schedule of all the top studios such as Millennium Dance Complex, The Edge Performing Arts Center, and IDA Hollywood.

His classes have garnered requests for him to teach at studios and conventions across the United States and around the world (France, Spain, Poland, Russia, Japan, Singapore, and Norway).

Regardless of the experience or native language of his students, Hamilton is able to guide them through his challenging choreography flawlessly. The atmosphere of his classes leaves students wanting him to come back and teach again and again!

Jessica Rabone

JJ was born and raised in Japan. After moving to LA in 2006 she immediately signed with a dance agency and received her work visa. She has worked for artists such as Dua lipa, Katy Perry, Pink, Paula Abdul, EVE, T-Pain, Logic, Q-tip, Chemical Brothers, Chromeo and more for award shows, music videos, and tours. She was on Emmy Award-winning show “So You Think You Can Dance” season 12 on FOX as a finalist, and also traveled thru the U.S. Canada tour. She has appeared in numerous commercials and TV shows such as, Target, Old Navy, Minute Maid, Toyota, Lexus, Knott’s Berry Farm, Disney American Idol Experience, Ellen, Jimmy Fallon and more.
Being half Japanese and half English, she uses the unique look for modeling. She has modeled for Levi’s, 7UP, Lyft, Danskin, Roxy, Quick Silver and more. Her main style is Hiphop, House, Waacking, also has been trained in Locking, Popping, Ballet, Jazz and Ballroom. Her unique style comes from all the different styles mashed in together and thats what makes her special.

Anthony Gabriel

Anthony Gabriel is a graduate of Larkin Dance Studio, whose higher education includes studying dance at the University of Iowa as well as business and economics at the University of Minnesota where he graduated with a created degree combining all three disciplines. Highlights of Anthony’s professional experience lists: Rasta Thomas’ Bad Boys of Dance, America’s Got Talent, Newsies, LA Philharmonic, Paula Abdul, Jennifer Lopez, Silentó “Whip/Nae Nae,” Tori Kelly, Omi, The Band Perry, Official Prince Tribute Concert, BCEFA Easter Bonnet, WE Day, YouTube, Microsoft, MAC Cosmetics, Direct TV, Aveda, and Sephora. Equivalent in importance to his professional work, Anthony is a passionate educator. His teaching experience is four continents strong, including the professional studios of Steps and Peridance in Manhattan. Anthony encourages students to defy normalcy, embrace intuition, and accept all movement as valid. Also a music artist, catch Anthony’s music across all major platforms as @anthonyjgabriel.

Darren King ‘Outrage’

Darren King, known in the entertainment industry as “Outrage”, is a 25-year old dancer born in Junction City, Kansas, raised in Frankfurt, Germany, currently residing in Los Angeles, California. Outrage has been dancing for over 10 years in styles such as Krump, Popping, Locking, House & Hip-Hop. He is a member of crews such as HeadBangerZ, Academy of Villains and The MOB. He has taught, judged events and battled professionally in Krump for 6 years, taking it as far as Japan, France, Canada and China. In addition, he has done major work in music videos (C2C’s “Happy”, Onuinu’s “Always Awkward”), as well as Puma’s Dance Dictionary and several World Of Dance appearances. Outrage plans to further his career with numerous new projects and take things to the next level by changing the game.

Casie ‘Tynee’ Goshow

Summer of Hip-Hop NYC Instructor

TYNEE

Casie “Tynee” Goshow is a hip hop choreographer and break dancer, who has been teaching both hip hop and break dancing for the past 12 years around the country. She is originally from Harleysville, PA and went to college at Penn State University. At Penn State she became President of the hip hop dance club, R.A.M. Squad. While there, she trained extensively in popping, locking, and breakin’. Casie helped elevate the annual all-styles/b-boy battle at Penn State called, “Rhythm Spotlight.” She was, also, on staff for Penn State’s continuing education program as a hip hop dance educator and brought many well-known dancers in the industry to host workshops on campus for students to gain more knowledge into the commercial dance world. Since graduating with her Bachelor’s Degree, has lived in both New York City and Los Angeles to continue her training, work in the commercial dance industry and pursue her dreams. Casie has worked side by side with various artists and organizations such as Karmin, TT The Artist, Chris Porter, Chris Brown, Lil John, PSY, French Montana, Beats Headphones, the NBA, Adidas and was a Las Vegas Season 12 Street Finalist on So You Think You Can Dance? Currently she is touring around the country teaching kids of all ages at studios, conventions and competitions. Casie has worked for Excel In Motion, Joffrey Ballet’s Summer of Hip Hop Intensive NYC/LA/Las Vegas, Shake the Ground, Alvin Ailey, Legacy Dance Championships, Turn It Up, Headliners Dance Championships, In The Groove, EQUINOX and more over the years. She has started her own mentorship program in NYC, where she now resides, and she personally mentors eight young dancers in street and commercial dance. Casie owns her own clothing line, Goshow Yourself, which was created in response to the bullying occurring around the country. She wanted a clothing line that inspired people of all ages and walks of life to have the courage and confidence to be themselves (www.goshowyourself.com).