Summer Intensives 2017

Stephen Petronio Summer Intensive at  Skidmore

June 4-24, 2017
Intermediate and Advanced dancers, pre-professional and professional, ages 16 and up. Applicants must submit a resume, vitae and/or narrative describing dance training, performance, and choreographic experience; headshot; online link to video of you in performance (REQUIRED for a scholarship); online link to a 5-minute excerpt from a recently choreographed work (if registering for Choreographic Devices Elective). The application fee is $60.
SPSIS Information and SPSIS Application

Kim Robards Dance Summer Intensive

Intensive: June 2017
Kim Robards Dance is a professional modern dance touring company. Based in Colorado, Kim Robards Dance is in its 30th season and is on the New York Boutique of Jodi Kaplan and Associates. 
KRDSI Information

The School at Jacob’s Pillow

Audition: various dates January – March 2017 in NYC & Chicago
Application Deadline: February 10, 2017
Intensive: June – August 2017
Various intensives offered in Ballet, Contemporary, Improv Traditions and Musical Theatre. Applicants may audition in person or submit a video; there is $15 application fee. Scholarships are available.
SJP Information and SJP Application

American Dance Festival Six-Week Summer Program

Scholarship Application Deadline: April 1, 2017 (ADF Information)
Intensive: June 15 – July 29, 2017; Duke University, Durham, NC
For dancers 16 years+, ADF is the Six Week School (6WS), where dancers from around the country and around the world come to train and to create, to see and be seen. Over the course of the festival, students of all levels work each day with ADF’s diverse faculty, extraordinary musicians, and vibrant student body to create rewarding, life-changing experiences. The six-and-a-half week commitment results in the enduring, hard-won benefits that only long-term training can yield. In the 6WS, you’ll: build your technical foundation, taking core classes in modern technique, improvisation, composition, ballet, text in performance, hip hop, and more; perform, create, and share your work through the Footprints program, International Choreographers in Residence concert, student concerts, and class showings; and learn existing repertory and create new works in repertory classes.
ADF Information and ADF Application

Bates Dance Festival

Scholarship Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 (BDF Information)
Intensive: July 15 – August 6, 2017
The Bates Dance Festival brings together students, performers, educators and choreographers in a cooperative community to study, perform and create new work. The Festival program enrolls up to 190 participants, age 18 and older, who have a minimum of four years of current and continuous dance training and the ability to dance at an intermediate level. The program is designed for individuals seeking to immerse themselves in an intensive dance experience. Class size is limited in order to maintain the quality of the learning experience. Students can pre-register for classes as part of the application process. An audition is not required for enrollment, however a resume and three-minute video are required to help determine class placement.
BDF Information and BDF Application

Commercial Dance Intensive at UNSCA

Deadline: March 2017
Intensive: July 2017
Applications are online only, and spots are first come, first served.
UNSCA Information and UNSCA Application

Northwest Dance Project Auditions for Summer Program

Audition: various dates January – February 2017
Intensive: July 17 – August 11, 2017
Auditions take place in Portland, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, New York and Chicago. The intensive takes place in Portland, OR at Portland State University and is open to students ages 14 – 22 years of age.
NDP Information

Thodos Dance Chicago Summer Intensive

August 2017
Scholarship Auditions: March 12, 2016 & May 1, 2016 from 11am – 1pm (TDC Audition Information)
The TDC College/Pro Intensive is designed for advanced, semi-professional, and professional dancers ages 18-25. Audition is required for acceptance into the intensive. Dancers may attend the Scholarship Audition on March 12, 2016 or May 1, 2016 to audition in person, or dancers may audition via video. Video auditions and resumes must be emailed as an attachment or hyperlink. Audition video should contain 2-3 minutes of self-created choreography performed solo.
TDC Information