GNB is organizing a summer intensive program for students and dancers who wish to improve their technique in classical dance (both medium and advanced) which lasts for 5 weeks and starts in June 20th, the company director of GNB will choose the most hard working, dedicated to the art of ballet and best qualified students – dancers of the summer intensive, to receive a place in the pre-professional three years course which after a successful graduation will receive a Certificate Diploma for passing the 1st-2nd and 3rd course of Vaganova methodology and Bolshoi ballet academy training program and receive at the end of it a professional contract with the company . There will be a chance to be selected to participate in the national tour of the company in March-April 2017.
If you have the desire to improve your technique and your dancing skills and have a chance to be selected for the future tour and gain professional performing experience or remain in the dance business not loosing shape, take part in the summer course and get a chance to improve yourself in the art of dance and maybe in the future be a member of GNB.
An applicant can choose from 1 week to over 5 weeks.
Only those who will complete all five weeks will be awarded with a certificate of the summer intensive from GNB.
The program includes the following
Analysis of the technique of classical dance, in a theoretical and practical way of steps movements and placement with corrections per individual from the graduate Pedagogue-Balletmaster of the Bolshoi Ballet Academy Athanasios Routianidis.
Ballet Class-(Medium to Advanced level, 5th class to 3rd course Russian school)
Stretching και Pilates, to improve core strength and muscle control for better execution of ballet movements.
Ballet repertoire (from corps de ballet pieces to solo variations and pas de deux different each week) learning, teaching including personal corrections per person.
Contemporary repertoire will include with the learning and studying pieces from works of great choreographers of contemporary dance, weekly analysis of a different choreographers of different eras of the past and the present both male and female.
Monday to Friday- weekend off (so the participants enjoy the various nice Greek beaches only an hour-two away with easy bus transportation at cheap prices.
Stretching –Pilates 12:00-12:50
Ballet theory analysis 13:00-14:00
Ballet Class 14:00-15:30
Ballet repertoire 15:30 -16:30
Contemporary repertoire 16:45-17:45
Hours: 5hours 30 min.
1 week costs 125 euro (25 classes, 5 ballet class + ballet analysis+5 ballet repertoire+5 contemporary repertoire +5 Pilates/stretching),
5 weeks full program costs 625 €, by sending your application until 31st of May and prepaying until the 30th May 375€ discount 40%, applying after the 30th of may and prepaying until June 15th will cost 425€ discount 32%.
Ballet movement analysis-40€ (only available if ballet class is attended)
The students- dancers that will take the entire course will be able to if they wish to continue in a second summer intensive august22th to September 2nt to participate with a discount of 10% to for the 2 weeks .
* Accommodations are not provided, (this is the reason why the prices remain very low)
All applications are to be received until May 20th the latest and paid until May 30th , if you wish to keep the spot, there would be a limited number of students in the summer intensive in order to do the best possible work with everyone; once the spots would be filled with the expected number and payed off. We will no longer accept any more applicants.
The perfect place to combine training and holiday vacation. GNB can organize during weekends a travel to swim and relax in the amazing halkidiki beaches different destination possible every time.
Sent yout application at : firstname.lastname@example.org (including dance photos full body length at least 2 and if possible a video with a variation) so we can have a first idea of you.