Join us for the Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation’s summer workshops in the great city of New York! Each session is 12 full days of training and includes Isadora Duncan technique classes, repertory, teacher training seminars (separate application required), video screenings, The Metropolitan Museum of Art visit, discussions, and networking.
Session 1: July 18-30
Session 2: August 1-13
Location: IDDF Studio in Chelsea, plus other clean and well-lit studios conveniently located in the Times Square area. Tuition: $1,500 per session. It does not include travel, housing* or meals. Space permitting, students unable to attend the entire workshop and/or interested in technique classes only are welcome to technique classes, Monday through Saturday, 10am-12pm. Tuition is $150 per week, $290 per session, or $30 single class.
Description: Classes will be taught by Lori Belilove, the world’s leading teacher and performer of the dances of Isadora Duncan, senior members of Lori Belilove & The Isadora Duncan Dance Company, and guest artists TBA. Students will work to increase their technical and expressive capabilities in a positive and supportive environment.The workshop will provide an in depth immersion into Isadora Duncan technique and repertory, and will culminate in a studio showing event.
For the teacher training portion (separate application required) of the workshop we will focus on teaching the Duncan technique to students ages 4-18 and develop lessons around nature themes, Greek mythology, and contemporary life that will resonate with today’s young dance students. Attention will be paid to selection of music and breakdown of rhythmic structures in dance.
All students will receive an evaluation and a Letter of Completion at the end of each session from Lori Belilove, Artistic Director, IDDF.
Questions? Or to Register: Please email email@example.com or call 212-691-5040.
To Apply: To be considered for the teacher training component, please email firstname.lastname@example.org your resume and a letter of intent, stating your desired session date(s), your dance and/or teaching background, and interest in IDDF’s teacher training. Candidates already enrolled in IDDF’s Certification Program need not apply. Please email email@example.com to confirm participation. Both sessions can be applied towards certification.
*Housing: Low-cost housing in Chelsea for IDDF’s summer workshops just became available to us!
For more information, visit www.nycstudenthousingnyap.org and contact them immediately! (We can help with sharing options.)