June 2-7, 2013
An intensive dance workshop for students and instructors of dance ages 11 and older. The only criterion for enrollment is that students have studied classical ballet for at least two years.
· Multiple levels of instruction (students are placed in levels during the placement class on Sunday evening)
· Four hours of class each day for all levels
· Instruction in Ballet, Modern, and Jazz Technique
· “In Studio” showing on Friday evening, June 7th
· A $50 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration, to hold a place in the Workshop. The balance of the tuition is due by June 1st. Tuition includes all classes and a t-shirt.
· Total cost (including the $50 deposit)= $475 per student.
Carol Smitherman Anglin, Modern
The director of Carol Anglin Dancenter, Inc. for 31 years, Carol is also Founding Artistic Director of the Louisiana Dance Foundation (LDF) and resident dance company, Louisiana Dance Theatre (LDT), an Honor Company of Regional Dance America/SW (RDA/SW), which has performed throughout America, Russia, Europe, and in Montreal, Quebec and is celebrating 30 years as Shreveport’s first and only regional ballet company.
Heather Steel, Jazz
Heather is a native of Houston, TX. In Texas she trained under the auspices of Lynette Mason Gregg at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts since the age of four; studying ballet, tap, jazz, and musical theatre. At the age of seventeen, she won what is now called the Helen Mason Scholarship, which enabled her to travel to New York and participate in the Joffrey Summer Trainee Program for a month. Before moving to NYC, Heather danced professionally with the Bay Area Houston Ballet & Theatre for four Seasons. With BAHBT, Heather performed featured roles including the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker, Swanhilda in Coppelia, Cinderella in Cinderella, Lucy in Dracula, Carmen in Carmen, and several Contemporary Repertoires. She also choreographed for BAHBT in their full length production of the musical Hairspray and original Contemporary Works. Since moving to NYC in December of 2012, Heather has been fortunate enough to perform in the Moving Beauty Series and the Sans Limit Dance Collective.
Alexandra Niemeyer, Ballet
Ms. Alexandra Niemeyer is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and studied at Ballet Arts Minnesota under the direction of Bonnie Mathis and Lirena Branitski. Ms. Niemeyer has spent summers training at Complexions Dance Company, Alonzo King’s LINES ballet, Boston Conservatory and New York University’s Tisch Dance. Ms. Niemeyer graduated with a bachelor’s degree with honors from the University of Oklahoma’s ballet pedagogy program. She performed in many productions including Rodeo as the Ranchowner’s Daughter, Balanchine’s Divertimento no. 15, Firebird, Ben Stevenson’s Sentimientos and new contemporary and modern works. After college, she joined Continental Ballet Company in Bloomington, Minnesota, where she performed soloist work in Cinderella, Nutcracker, Paquita, Les Sylphides and Swan Lake. Her Graduate work has brought many opportunities on stage in Carmina Burana, Graduation Ball, The Nutcracker, and Cinderella in the classroom teaching Understanding Dance, and behind the scenesas dance captain to Hugh Wooldridge in The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber. Her credentials also include adjudicated choreography shown Young Choreographers’ Showcase and has co-produced the annual graduate student showcase, Degrees of Rotation. Miss Niemeyer recently graduated with a Foundation Fellowship from The University of Oklahoma with a Masters of Fine Arts in Dance.
Registration Form: /userfiles/files/LCSDW REGISTRATION FORM(3).doc
SUMMER DANCE CAMPS
Each camp features creative movement, ballet, and/or hip hop designed for the skill level of the students. Each day features a dance class and study explorations about music, dance history, nutrition, creative expression, mime, dance vocabulary and dance demonstration.
June 10-14, 2013
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
June 17 - 21, 2013
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Ages 10 - 12
June 24 - 28, 2013
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Jazz &Hip Hop
June 24 - 28
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 10 - 12
June 17 - 21
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.