Dates: June 27 - July 24, 2021 -
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 contemporary, character, pilates, choreography and music for dancers. Excerpts and variations from Balanchine Ballets will be taught and some performed at the student performance (the last Friday of the session).
There will be no in-person audition tour this Jan/Feb. The current state of the pandemic makes a tour difficult and risky.You can audition via YouTube or DVD - Complete details If you auditioned for and were accepted to the School in 2020, you are automatically accepted for the 2021 program - no audition is required. You will receive a letter in the mail with an application very soon.