Wales Summer Dance 2018 & Wales International Ballet Summer School 2018

23rd July – 4th August, Riverfront Theatre, Newport

With guest teacher Charlotte Edmonds

Ballet Cymru are offering fantastic creative and ballet courses this summer!

Each course is designed to accommodate a range of levels and experience in ballet, from grade work standard right up to professional level. All courses include ballet technique class, ballet repertoire and choreography.

Other classes, depending on the course, include pointe work, male/female coaching, pas de deux, Pilates and stretching.

Wales Summer Dance ballet courses are led by the professional dancers of Ballet Cymru.

The Wales International Ballet Summer School includes working with the professional dancers and Artistic Directors of Ballet Cymru, and special guest teacher, Charlotte Edmonds.

All courses culminate in performances on the main stage at The Riverfront Theatre, Newport for an audience.

To apply, please download the application form from our web site and return by latest 16 July 2018

Places are limited, so apply quickly to avoid disappointment!

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Week One: Monday 23rd – Friday 27th July 2018

Culminating in a performance at the Riverfront Theatre Newport on Friday 27th July, 2.30pm

Ballet Course 1:
(Age 10+)
9.30am – 12.30pm*
Creative Course 2:
(Age 10+)
1.30 – 4.30pm*
Ballet Course 1: ballet technique class followed by ballet repertoire (pointe work not necessary)
Creative Course 2: creative warm up/class followed by creative choreography
*Participants can choose to attend the whole day or just the morning or afternoon course.
Course fee: Half day = £80 / Full day = £140
Ballet Course 3:
Elementary/Intermediate level (Age 12+)
9.30am – 5.30pm
Basic pointe work is necessary for this course
Course includes daily ballet class, pointe work, classical repertoire, creative choreography, stretching.
Course fee: £150

Week Two: Monday 30th July – Saturday 4th August 2018

Culminating in a performance at the Riverfront Theatre Newport on Saturday 4th August, 2.30pm

Ballet Course 4:
Intermediate/Advanced (Age 15+)
9.30am – 5.30pm
An advanced ballet technique and a minimum of 4 years pointe experience is necessary for this course

Course includes daily ballet class, pointe, pas de deux, female/male coaching, classical repertoire, creative choreography, stretching/Pilates

Please provide dance photographs of choice with your application for this course

Course fee: £160
Wales International Ballet Summer School

Advanced and professional/graduate dancers (Age 18+)
Working with the professional dancers and Artistic Directors of Ballet Cymru, & guest teacher Charlotte Edmonds.
9.30am – 5.30pm

Daily classical company class on stage with the Artistic Directors of Ballet Cymru and Guest Teachers, followed by classes in Pointe/Male Coaching, Pas De Deux, Repertoire, Stretch/Pilates and Choreography.Accommodation lists are available upon request.
Please send a link/video of class or solo work with your application for this course.
Course fee: £180
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