The "Company Experience" Workshop

The "Company Experience" Workshop

June 12th-23rd, 2017

Ages 16+


AN EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF THE LIFE OF A PROFESSIONAL DANCER

 




  • Learn traditional, contemporary, and new choreography from PBT company dancers and artistic staff
  • Link class experience and professional stage preparation through this unique workshop
  • Designed for advanced, professional-track student dancers
  • Workshop culminates with a studio showcase open to the public
  • A great supplement to our Intensive Summer Program or other summer programs
  • Limited program and housing space available
  • Audition during the 2017 National Audition Tour

 

Artistic Team:*

Terrence S. Orr, PBT Artistic Director

Marjorie Grundvig, PBT School Director

Dennis Marshall, PBT School Director

Steven Annegarn, PBT Ballet Master

Marianna Tcherkassky, PBT Ballet Mistress

Christopher Budzynski, PBT Principal Dancer

Alejandro Diaz, PBT Soloist

Julia Erickson, PBT Principal Dancer

Alexandra Kochis, PBT Principal Dancer

William Moore, PBT Corps de Ballet

Yoshiaki Nakano, PBT Principal Dancer

Caitlin Peabody, PBT Corps de Ballet

Cooper Verona, PBT Corps de Ballet

 

More to be announced

 

*Subject to change.

 

Daily Schedule:

A sample daily schedule may look like this:

 

9:15 -10:45        Class
11:00-2:00         Repertoire rehearsal / learn new work
2:00-3:00           Lunch
3:00-4:30           Repertoire rehearsal / learn new work
4:30-6:00           Rehearsal/Seminar*

 

*Seminars may include topics such as résumé/bio building, sports psychology, sports nutrition

 

 

Tuition & Housing:

 

Tuition: $990

A $350 non-refundable tuition deposit, applicable towards total tuition, is required with completed registration form. The balance of program tuition will be required of all students registering for the Workshop and may be paid in two installments.

 

Housing: $1090

Supervised dormitory housing is available for students at Chatham University. Housing cost includes room, meal plan, laundry, and transportation for excursions. Housing is limited and awarded on a first-come basis after acceptance to enrolled students upon receipt of a $500 non-refundable housing deposit.  The balance of program tuition will be required of all students registering for the Workshop and may be paid in two installments.

 

 

How to Apply:

 

An audition and pre-registration is required for application to this Workshop.

 

Students who wish to be considered for this Workshop must audition at one of PBT School’s Intensive Summer Program auditions (see Tour sites and dates here).  While attendance to PBT School’s Intensive Summer Program is not mandatory for consideration for this Workshop, it is strongly encouraged.

 

Questions? Contact PBTSchool@pittsburghballet.org