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SUMMER INTENSIVE

SUMMER TRAINING

INTENSIVE DATES:

June 26 - July 22, 2023

WHERE:

Debbie Allen Dance Academy

RHIMES PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

1850 S. Manhattan Pl.

Los Angeles, CA 90019

TUITION:

In-person - $2250 ($500 deposit)

Housing - $3300*

*Meals included

 

Virtual - $700

 

 AUDITION REQUIRED (see dates below)

 

For additional inquiries please email registrar@debbieallendanceacademy.com

Poster for Summer Intensive

Our Los Angeles summer intensive offers a comprehensive curriculum rooted in techniques of Ballet and Modern with additional classes in Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, African, Dunham, Tap, and Musical Theater. Dancers ages 8 and up are invited to audition. Instruction is led by our expert faculty plus an elite roster of guest artists. The intensive culminates with a concert performance for family and friends.

2023 SESSION DATES

LOS ANGELES INTENSIVE

4-WEEK SESSION
JUNE 26 - JULY 22, 2023
Tuition: $2,250
Housing: $3,300*

*Meals included

IN-PERSON AUDITIONS

LOS ANGELES DATES-

January 21st
February 4th | February 18th
March 4th | March 18th
April 1st | April 15th | April 29th
May 6th

AUDITION TIME:  

4:00PM Check-In

4:30-5:30PM Auditions

ATLANTA DATE -

January 29th

AUDITION TIME:  

2pm-5pm (please arrive early for check in)

To Register Click Here.

All results are emailed following the audition. If you do not receive your results after one week, please email registrar@debbieallendanceacademy.com. You will have two weeks to accept your invitation. After that time, you will be placed on a waitlist. Those on the waitlist will be contacted after the completion of all auditions depending on availability.

WHAT IS NEEDED FOR THE AUDITION

  • $25 Non-Refundable Pre-Registration Fee OR $40 walk-in Fee

  • Headshot or Full-Body Dance Photo (4x6 or 5x7 preferred)

  • Ladies Attire: leotard and tights, ballet slippers (pointe shoes if already dancing on pointe)

  • Young Men Attire: form-fitting, white shirt and black tights or soft, athletic pants, black ballet slippers

  • Please Arrive 30 Minutes Prior to Audition Time 

The audition will consist of a ballet barre and jazz/modern combinations across the floor.

 

 

VIDEO AUDITIONS:
ALL VIDEO AUDITIONS FOR THE LA SUMMER INTENSIVE ARE DUE BY May 25, 2023

 

Please read instructions carefully and submit the following:

Video Length Not to Exceed 3 Minutes Unless Otherwise Noted

DANCERS 12 yrs+ 
32 Count Adagio (Showcasing Controlled Flexibility Front, Side & Back)
16 Count Pirouette Combination
16 Count Petit Allegro Combination
16 Count Grand Allegro Combination

**For Dancers on Pointe**
Please also demonstrate - relevé, échappé, passé, piqué turns on diagonal

If applicant is unfamiliar with the above requirements, please submit a video (not to exceed 2 minutes) showcasing applicants' modern or contemporary movement.

DANCERS 8-11 yrs 
Please demonstrate basic barre skills - plié, tendu, passé, and grand battement.

 

If applicant is unfamiliar with the above requirements, please submit a 1-minute freestyle video in your discipline of choice.

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