International Guest Instructors Include:
Suki Schorer, Faculty Member, School of American Ballet & Author of "Suki Schorer on Balanchine Technique".
Iouzef Raoukout, Former Principal Dancer & Choreographer, Bolshoi Byelorussian Ballet.
Josh Beamish, Artisitc Director, MOVE: the company
Marjorie Thompson, Assistant Principal, Pacific Northwest Ballet School, Director PNB Conditioning.
Lynnette Kelley, A.R.A.D., A.T.Dip Instructor and RAD Vocational Examiner
Plus, Goh Ballet Academy's Annual Award-Winning Faculty.
Nurturing the development of innovation and evolving dynamics with the finest teaching traditions, the Goh Ballet Summer 2013 programs are a once in a lifetime opportunity. Work with internationally renowned dance luminaries plus our award winning faculty under the direction of Chan Hon Goh, former Principal Dancer of the National Ballet of Canada.
Monday June 3rd 2013 Junior 4pm Senior 5pm
For more information regarding group auditions email us!
Our 2 week Examination Studies, under the guidance and tutelage of an RAD vocational examiner, is geared to assist and optimize syllabus understanding. It will focus on more precise execution and improvement of the technique as well as coach artistic nuances with musical phrasing. The classes will also concentrate on Examination Specific Criteria for each level and the comprehension of French terminology used for Free-Enchainment.
Dance with the fairies and storybook characters, explore the possibilities within and discover the magic behind your favourite story ballets this summer at the Goh Ballet Academy.
Don't miss your chance to experience the Goh Ballet Academy's unique and enriching ballet and creative movement workshops designed specifically for budding dancers ages 4 – 7. Each one week session will focus on a different familiar theme/story ballet. Students spend 3 hours a day focusing on ballet, creative movement and music, listening to stories and creating unique and fun craft projects which relate to the week's theme. All classes are taught by Goh Ballet's award winning and RAD certified faculty.
Ballet students from all over the world audition for the Goh Ballet's International Summer Intensive and Junior Summer Intensive. The most proficient of students are accepted to study in this highly anticipated annual program. The Summer Intensive curriculum includes Ballet Technique, Men's Work, Pointe, Repertoire, Variations, Pas de Deux, Contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theatre and Pilates. Additional seminars on dance related topics may include Dance History, Music, Nutrition, and proper pointe shoe care. Classes are taught by international guest instructors as well as Goh Ballet's award winning and RAD certified annual faculty and are accompanied by professional pianists. Class sizes are limited.
Take part in classes with internationally renowned teachers to inspire students to better their technique and cultivate their artistry. Diversify range and expand on fuller comprehensions of classical ballet through exposure to many methods.
Suki Schorer, author of Suki Schorer on Balanchine Technique and Faculty Member of the School of American Ballet has structured a 5 day seminar for teacher which will cover posture/placement, the vertical division of the body at the center line and exercises at the barre /centre with the details Balanchine emphasized. Additionally, teachers will have the chance to watch Ms. Schorer teach 3 different levels and be offered supplemental explanation on the reasons for the exercises as well as the invitation for questions and comments.
Please fill out the online pre-registration form and one of our administrative staff members will assist you with the registration process. You may also contact the Goh Ballet Administrative Office directly at 1.604.872.4014 ext. 127 or visit us in person at 2345 Main Street, Vancouver.