Ballet Summer Intensive

Indiana University

Jacobs School of Music
Ballet Department Faculty


                BALLET DANCERS               
AGES 13 - 18

Summer 2020

     May 31 - June 6, Session I
     June 7 - June 13, Session II
     June 14 - June 20, Session III

This is an ideal opportunity to become acquainted with the beautiful campus of Indiana University as well as experience individual instruction by the incomparable faculty we have at the Jacobs School of Music Ballet Department. Classes are taught by Michael Vernon, Christian Claessens, Kyra Nichols, Carla Korbes, Sasha Janes and Sarah Wroth.

Session I, Session II, and Session III will be devoted to working on ballet technique and learning choreography, both existing and new.

The mornings will consist of technique classes including pointe and men's classes. The afternoons will comprise of variation classes, repertoire classes, pilates and jazz classes. Talks will be given by Jacobs School of Music faculty on music appreciation for ballet. In addition, new choreography will be offered in all three sessions.

Session I, Session II, and Session III will each end with an informal presentation open to friends and family which will be attended by faculty members from that week's Session.