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The Jillana School Summer 2017

Dates: June 25 - July 22, 2017

The Jillana School is an intensive summer program, directed by Jillana, authorized teacher of the Balanchine Technique® & Balanchine Style®, and is fashioned for the young pre-professional, ages 11-17.

Balanchine Technique® will be stressed in all technique, pointe, variation, and repertory classes. There will also be instruction in modern, choreography, pilates and dance studies. Excerpts and variations from Balanchine Ballets will be taught and some performed at the student performance (the last Friday of the session).

Important Notice

The Application due date is April 1, 2017, as written on the application form itself.

On some acceptance letters, the date is shown as Marh 15, 2017. That is incorrect. Sorry for any confusion.

Video Auditions

The 2017 Audition Tour is over - we had a great time!

You can still audition by YouTube or DVD.
Please see Audition requirements for more details.

Photos throughout the years - click to see more!

2016 Audition 2015 Audition 2014 Summer 2014 Audition 2013 Audition 2012 Audition 2011 Audition 2010 Summer


Jillana teaches at SAB

Jillana was invited to teach at SAB in celebration of their 75th anniversary.

Jillana talks about coaching and teaching

(courtesy Anaheim Ballet)

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