Summer Intensive Workshop
Dallas Ballet Center's annual summer intensive workshop focuses on the discipline of ballet as well as other dance movements. Our goal is to expose the dancers to the world of dance through instruction of some of the best dance professionals worldwide.
for Levels II-VI (ages 10-19)
Session I: July 8-12
Session II: July 15-19
9am - 5pm (dancers may arrive at 8:30 to prepare for class)
Parents are invited to visit the studio Friday for an end-of-week performance.
Known as one of the most energetic and inspiring teachers across the country, Thom Clower's "evangelistic" approach to teaching has touched the lives and careers of dancers across the country for over 25 years.
Born in Dallas, Texas, Jason Fowler trained at the Dallas Ballet Center before his professional career as a soloist with New York City Ballet. Presently, Mr. Fowler serves as ballet master traveling internationally and throughout the United States restaging works and ballets for Christopher Wheeldon.
Brent and Judy Klopfenstein - directors
Susan Graham - modern, musical theatre
Otis Gray - pianist
Cyndi Jones - ballet
Terrence Martin - conditioning
Peggy McCaslin - musical theatre, tap
Adrienne Menchu - ballet
Mercedes Padron - spanish
Mina Polevoy - pianist
Vicki Cooper - pilates
Mary Story - ballet
Past Guest instructors:
Carson Capps – Musical Theatre (Broadway - Wicked, Chorus Line)
Thom Clower – ballet technique, master guest teacher
Daniel de Cordoba – Spanish, Daniel de Cordoba Bailes Espanoles
Alexandra Felicetti – Musical Theater
Jason Fowler – former New York City Ballet soloist
Arnott Mader – ballet technique, formerly with American Ballet Theatre, Royal Ballet (Sadler Wells Ballet)
Mercedes Padron - Spanish
Nycole Ray – Modern / African, Principal with Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Wendy Welch – Voice
Betsy Quine – Pilates
Armando Silva – Modern
Susan Graham – Modern