"I would like to share my 11+ years
of professional experience with emerging and professional artists.
And to help accelerate their path towards their greatest artistic goals. Time is precious for an artist."
Ballet, Classical ballet repertoire,
Advanced and Intermediate pointe work
Character dance and repertoire
“Speaking with the arms”
port de bras technique, Floor barre—Knyazev's technique
Contemporary class, Contemporary repertoire
(including Irina Lerman's and Jera Wolfe's original choreography)
Technical training, Vaganova method, including special tips and tricks
Learning to speak with your body
Performance and expression
Understanding how to stay in shape in all circumstances
Staying connected to your authentic identity
Perseverance and continued growth as an artist
Workshops in a variety of disciplines
Who is this Summer Intensive for?
seeking further development of their craft in multiple disciplines, especially artistry and performance
ready to take their first steps in a professional dance environment
at intermediate levels that are seeking artistic challenges and technical training. Students should have received prior training in ballet or contemporary
"Your arsenal of knowledge and skills is never truly full: as an artist, your work is a continuous reach towards the most honest expression of emotions through refined movements. The greater your collection of skills and experiences, the better you can share the gift of your art with others, while achieving your best physical and mental shape."