AILEY @ AREA

ABOUT & INSTRUCTORS

 

 

ABOUT

AREA is proud to present AILEY SUMMER ATL, June  10 – June 14!

Designed for Ages 8 – 18 years, and broken up into two program levels, this one of a kind opportunity brings the best of New York to Atlanta!

Ages 8-12 years | 8:30a – 2p

Ailey Summer Jr. is a fun and creative way for kids ages 8 – 12yrs to keep moving this summer!  This summer workshop offers the finest dance experience for young students by providing a variety of dance techniques classes including ballet, Horton, hip hop, West African and Broadway Jazz with top Ailey and other instructors  from around the world.

Each class is designed to encourage creativity through dance and music which allows students to gain confidence and build self-esteem in a fun nurturing environment.

Participants will perform original choreography for family and friends at the culminating performance!

Ages 13-18 years | 4p – 9:15p

Ailey Summer Sr. offers teen dancers (AGES 13+) from around the world the opportunity to train and perform in a variety of dance techniques. Classes and workshops are taught by prominent New York choreographers, former Ailey company members, and acclaimed instructors who are committed to offering a unique dance experience for all levels. Ailey Summer Sr. is designed to embody the diversity of the Ailey dancer with technique classes in ballet, Horton, contemporary, hip-hop, West African, and Broadway jazz, while introducing dancers to an exciting world of choreography, creativity, and fun in a non-competitive environment.

Ailey Summer ATL Program includes:

• Two dance classes per day
• Choreography Lab
• Ailey Experience T-shirt souvenir
• Culminating performance for friends and family

TECHNIQUES:
  • Lisa Johnson-Willingham (Horton & Choreography)
  • Christopher Jackson (Contemporary & Choreography)
  • Lyrik London (Hip Hop)
  • Leland Thorpe (Ballet)
  • Bri Robinson (Broadway Jazz)
  • West African Dance
SUMMER PROGRAM LOCATION

AREA (Atlanta’s Resource for Entertainment & Arts)

2303 Peachtree Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30309

 

 

 

FEES & REGISTRATION

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Program Fees:

$400 AREA Members
$450 Non-Members

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

QUESTIONS?

 

Program Registration Questions?

cjames@alvinailey.org

AREA Location Questions?

brandy@myAREAatlanta.com