Classes & Worskhops

Summer Sessions

Celebrate ADF in CLE Summer Dance Festival

Cleveland – Celebrate ADF in CLE Summer Dance Festival
Presented by DANCECleveland
July 23- August 10

July 23-July 26
ADF in CLE Summer Dance Workshop
The American Dance Festival Returns to Cleveland for Another Intense 4-day Workshop
July 23-26. ADF in CLE Summer Dance Workshop provides time and space for dancers to immerse themselves in their training, expand their skills as a creator, and connect with professional artists. Students will be able to hone their art form in small, intimate class sizes and experience styles ranging from modern, hip hop and engage in the West African and Caribbean style of contemporary dance by Ronald K. Brown. Classes will be held from 9:30 am-4:00 pm daily.
High School Track: Ages 13-18
College/Professional Track: Ages 18-28
Visit DANCECleveland.org for registration forms, workshop schedule, faculty bios, scholarship opportunities and more!
Contact Community Engagement & Education Coordinator, Katie Crosby, with any questions: katie@dancecleveland.org

July 27- National Dance Day Celebration-free classes

DANCECleveland encourages the community to embrace dance as a fun and positive way to move the body, maintain good health and bring joy to their life.  The day consists of a wide variety of community dance classes ranging from Yoga & Zumba to African dance, liturgical, hip-hop, ballet, jazz and more! There will also be professional development seminars, a free student showcase performance, an engaging lobby fair, a main-stage performance (ticketed) and a silent disco party on the plaza. (Advanced registration is encouraged. On-site registration will be available for classes that are not already full. All events are free except for the main-stage performance at the Ohio Theatre.) All ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the free activities throughout the day from 10am-4pm. Join us on E. 14th St. as we close down the street and celebrate dance with these FREE fun-filled activities!  Register and learn more at DANCECleveland.org. 

Contemporary Dance Theater

Cincinnati
Adult Class Schedule Summer 2019
June 3 – Aug 31

Added for July – Visiting Guest Instructor, Jan Blunt, will be teaching Dunham Technique drop-in classes on Monday, July 1, and Wednesday, July 3, 6:15-7:45pm. No pre-registration needed!

Contemporary Dance Theater Summer classes teaches classes for children and adults – ages 3-83. The classes offered are: modern dance, ballet, tap dance, hip hop, lyrical jazz for kids, movement improvisation, musical theater dance, and latin dance.

513-591-1222 Jfrsonj@aol.com www.cdt-dance.org
Visit cdt-dance.org/classes for more information

Dancing Wheels Company and School

June 17-21, 2019
Cleveland, OH
Dancing Wheels Company & School
Summer Dance Intensive
Dancingwheels.org, 216-432-0306

This intensive workshop includes instruction in ballet and modern technique, improvisation as a composition tool, wheelchair technique and partnering, Dancing Wheels repertoire, and the creation of a new work. This workshop may also serve as an opportunity to audition trainees, apprentices, for the upcoming 19-20 Season.

Open to dance students, pre-professional and professional dancers ages 15 and up.

Tuition: $225-Student/Pre-Professional ; $275-Professional

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Youth Summer Intensive:
Cincinnati – July 15-26, 2019
Summer Intensive with Dayton Contemporary Dance Company and School for Creative and Performing Arts, for dancers entering grades 5-12.
held at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W. Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/529429590914266/ for more information.

Inlet Dance Theatre – April Mini Series

Cleveland – June 17-21, 2019 (Half Day and Full Day options available)
Inlet Dance Theatre’s Summer Dance Intensive Junior
The Music Settlement, Cleveland, OH
Contact information: www.inletdance.org/summer-dance-intensive-junior, info@inletdance.org or 216-721-8580
Description:  Just like Inlet’s longstanding Summer Dance Intensives, SDI Jr focuses on creating a supportive community for young dancers ages 6-11, exposing students to the collaborative dance-making process, and increasing technical and performance skills.  This 1-week intro camp includes improvisation-based movement games, modern technique, creating new choreography and more!  This year’s theme is “Making Waves” and will include variations of current and past Inlet works!  This camp will culminate with an informal showing for family and friends.

Cleveland – June 26-July 27, 2019 (Monday – Friday, 9am-4pm)
Inlet Dance Theatre’s Summer Dance Intensive ‘19 (SDI ’19)
Playhouse Square, Cleveland, OH
June 26-July 27, 2019 (Monday – Friday, 9am-4pm)
Contact information: www.inletdance.org/summer-dance-intensive, info@inletdance.org or 216-721-8580
Description: Beginning every June since 2001, Inlet Dance Theatre hosts a Summer Dance Intensive program.  This dance program for ages 12 and up, focuses on creating a supportive community of dancers, exposing students to the collaborative dance-making process and increasing technical and performance skills, specifically in Pilobolus-based Nontraditional Partnering, performance improvisation and Hawkins-based Modern. This program allows students to experience being a part of a collaborative professional contemporary dance company. During the 4.5 week program, Inlet SDI students not only receive premier training in dance technique and performance, but also discover a period of personal growth and character development.  Students will receive multiple performance opportunities including an informal showing on July 12 and the culminating concerts at Cain Park Evans Amphitheater on July 25 & 26.

Inspiration to Movement

Columbus – Inspiration to Movement:
Adult salsa series
June 6-July 10
Weds 745-845pm
Www.inspirationtomovement.com
614-253-6683

Youth summer dance program
Register by the week!
June 10-August 5
Ages 4-12 still have spaces available!
Www.inspirationtomovement.com
614-253-6683

2019-20 youth school year registration opens July 15 at www.inspirationtomovement.com
Official training school for Oyo Dance Company
In person registration – August 17: 10am-12pm
Classes available for ages 3-18
Ballet, modern, ballroom, Pilates

Kent State University

Kent – July 21 – August 2, 2019
Kent State University, Ohio

Dance as a Creative Act: The Limón Midwest Workshop
Two-week summer intensive for dancers and teachers led by Associate Program Director Kathryn Alter & Former Principal Dancer Roxane D’Orleans Juste. Combining technical rigor and personal exploration, the Limón Midwest Summer Workshop offers intensive training in Limón Technique & Repertory, New Repertory, Principles of Performance, Breath & Movement and other special events.

For Dancers: Individual mentoring, lectures and film showings, studio performance open to the public. On-site accommodation. Limited scholarship available to dancers in need or showing particular talent.

For Teachers: Open to participants interested in integrating Limón into their current teaching practice. Runs alongside the full-time dancer track.

More information can be found at: http://limon.org/training/summer-workshops/kent-summer-workshop-2019/

Oberlin Dance Intensive – Summer 2019

Oberlin – July 7-13, 2019

ODI summer workshop welcomes dancers ages 13 -18  to join current students and faculty in the Oberlin College Dance Studios. Introductory, intermediate, and advanced classes are offered in a wide variety of styles.

https://www.neosdancetheatre.org/oberlindanceintensive

For more information contact: Gwen L. Feldman (440) 252-2779

Oberlin Dance Intensive-Summer 2019

Oberlin – July 7-13, 2019
ODI  summer workshop welcomes dancers ages 13 -18  to join current students and faculty in the Oberlin College Dance Studios. Introductory, intermediate, and advanced classes are offered in a wide variety of styles.
https://www.neosdancetheatre.org/oberlindanceintensive
For more information contact:
Gwen L. Feldman
(440) 252-2779

Ohio University Summer Dance Institute

Athens – June 17-28, 2019
Ohio University Summer Dance Institute
Featuring NYC-based?David Dorfman Dance
www.ohio.edu/dance
Contact email:
summerarts@ohio.edu
Open to the public: An informal showing of David Dorman Dance on Friday, June 21st at 7:00p.m.in the Shirley Wimmer Dance Theater, Putnam Hall.

Ohio University Summer Dance Institute

Athens – June 17-28, 2019

Featuring NYC-based
David Dorfman Dance
Deadline for application is May 1, 2019
Apply online at www.ohio.edu/dance

Contact email: summerarts@ohio.edu
Open to the public: An informal showing of David Dorman Dance on Friday, June 21st at 7:00p.m.in the Shirley Wimmer Dance Theater, Putnam Hall.