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Geiger Classic Ballet Academy has offered its highly renowned summer intensive ballet program since 1995. We understand the importance of continuing dance education and training during the summer months, thus we make it our mission to provide area students with the opportunity to gain technical and professional instruction from a variety of guest teachers. Geiger Ballet offers three types of summer dance programs, which provide opportunities to all students looking for high quality dance training.
UPDATE: 2015 SCHEDULE LISTED BELOW
YOUTH DANCE CAMP
Cinderella: June 22-25 and Frozen: August 17-20
per week: $125
Does your child dance around the house on their toes pretending to be a ballerina? Then this would be the perfect summer camp for them. Each day the children will have a ballet class, make crafts associated with a ballet theme, and learn stories of the great ballets. Parents are invited to watch their children in a mini-performance at the end of each week.
Ballet Week: August 3-7 and Contemporary Week: August 10-14
10:00am-4pm Monday-Friday Level A: Students with minimum 1 year of Pointe.
1 Week – $450 2 weeks – $850
10:30am-4pm Monday, Wednesday, Friday Level B: Ages 8 and up
1 Week – $250 2 Weeks – $475
SUMMER EXTENDED PROGRAM
June 22-26, August 17-21 and August 24-28
Afternoon classes ages 8 and up.
Classes 1-1.5 hours are $15. All classes under an hour sold separately are $12/$10 as part of pacakge. These classes are held in the afternoon and evening. Classes offered are Ballet, Pointe, Variations and Repertoire for the older dancers. The younger dancers have Jump, Turn and Stretch offered.
This is a great opportunity for students to stay in “ballet” shape during summer vacation. it is also a perfect time for new students to experience classes at Geiger Ballet.
Classes offered vary by weeks (see schedule) .
PREVIOUS SUMMER GUEST TEACHERS
Geiger Ballet takes pride in providing Metro-Detroit dancers with distinguished
guest artists and master teachers. Past guest teachers include:
Laura Alonso – Cuban National Ballet
Barbara Bears – Houston Ballet
Catrina Choate-Heretoiu – Miami City Ballet
Marek Cholewa – Butler University
Joanne Danto – Pennsylvania Ballet
Konstantin Dournov – New Jersey Ballet
Anya Evans – Royal Ballet
Christina Faqundas – American Ballet Theatre
Luba Gulyaeva – Kirov Ballet
Robert Kelley – Fort Wayne Ballet
Sean Kelly – Houston Ballet/Twyla Tharp
Kathy and Dennis Landsman – Kansas Regional Ballet
Jacob Lascu – Dance Detroit
Eugene Mills – Western Michigan University
Amy Moore Morton – Appalachian Ballet Company
Ricardo Moyano – DanceWest Ballet
Olga Pavlova – Bolshoi Ballet
Barbara Pontecorvo – Dayton Ballet
Jon Rodriquez – Master Teacher
Debra Rogo – Mid-Columbia Ballet
Rosanna Ruffo – Kirov Ballet
Stephen Sanford – Grand Rapids Ballet
Jurgen Schneider – American Ballet Theatre
Michael Tevlin – Cincinnati Conservatory of Music
Michael Uttoff – Ballet Arizona
Roger Van Fleteren – Alabama Ballet
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