Ballet Summer Intensive 2017

Come join us!

…for a week long intensive dance experience with nationally renowned instructors at the DDI Studios (The Factory, Wake Forest). Alongside our own highly qualified faculty we will be hosting an outstanding guest faculty to include: Damara Bennett Wallace (San Francisco Ballet, Oregon Ballet and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet), Lindy Mandradjieff (New York City Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Charleston Ballet), Jan Burkhardt (Carolina Ballet), Maria Maddux (Martha Graham Company), Pablo Javier-Perez (Carolina Ballet) and Elizabeth Ousley (Carolina Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Company). Curriculums to include from among the following: Ballet Technique, Pointe technique, Pas de deux, Variations, Modern Technique, Character Dance, Floor Barre and Conditioning, Turns and Jumps, Ballet Stories. (See schedules for details).

Guest Teacher Bios



Level 4/5: Students need to be studying a minimum of 4 ballet technique classes (1.5 hours) weekly, and have 3 years of pointe experience.
Level 1-3: Students need be studying a minimum of 2 ballet technique classes weekly.
DDI Pre-Company: Students are invited to register for the level 1A intensive.
DDI recreational students: Students must meet the curriculum requirements mentioned above.
Non-DDI students: Students must contact the office at (919) 453-1453 or send an email with current dance experience to Initial assessment will be made, and student will be placed accordingly on the first day of classes.

Levels 1-3 Class Schedule

Levels 4 & 5 Class Schedule