In-depth summer course for ballet dancers

From 11 through 29 July 2016, the sixth edition of the Amsterdam International Summer School, an in-depth summer course for ballet dancers between 15 and 21 years of age, will take place in the studios of the Dutch National Ballet.

  • 11-16 July 2016
    Bournonville Week
    Faculty Danish ballet masters: Dinna Bjørn, Frank Andersen, Anne Marie Vessel, Eva Kloborg, Eric Viudes
  • 18-29 July 2016
    Two-week Intensive
    Faculty: Ballet masters from Dutch National Ballet Academy & principal dancers from Dutch National Ballet

The Summer School is organized by the Dutch National Ballet Academy in collaboration with the Dutch National Ballet.

The courses will focus on classical technique i.e., lessons in technique for girls and boys, variations, pas-de-deux, pointe technique (girls), men’s coaching and variations. Students will also follow lessons in contemporary dance and Dutch National Ballet repertoire. The course will be concluded with a studio presentation to an invited audience and parents. For more information: Amsterdam International Summer School