Summer Intensives

Open Dance Project Summer Intensives

Pre-Professional Intensive

Pre-Professional Level: 9:30am-5pm, Monday – Friday, Dates TBD: Ages 12+ with intermediate/advanced ballet and modern training

Pre-Professional Level offered for serious young dancers. Classes include Modern and Ballet technique taught by ODP company members, somatic practice (Yoga/Feldenkrais), aerial dance/conditioning, repertory, ensemble improvisation and composition techniques, and the collaborative development of new dance theater performance pieces. This intensive is highly recommended for dancers auditioning for ODP2. 

Price: $650 

Sample Schedule – Pre-Professional Level

  • 9:30-11AM Technique Class (Modern or Ballet)
  • 11AM – 12PM Somatics Class (Yoga or Feldenkrais)
  • 12-1PM Lunchtime Lecture (Dance History, Injury Prevention, Business of Dance, etc)
  • 1-2:30 PM Technique Class (Ballet or Modern)
  • 2-3 PM Special Class (Partnering, Aerial, Capoeira, Hip Hop, Jazz)
  • 3-3:15 PM Break
  • 3:15-5 PM New Works Choreography w/ Company Members

Pro Intensive

Pro Intensive: 9:30am-1pm, Wednesday – Friday, Dates TBD: Ages 18+ with professional training/experience,

Open Dance Project offers a three-day professional dance theater intensive at Hunter Dance Center. Morning technique classes in modern and ballet are followed by dance theater repertory class with ODP Artistic Director Annie Arnoult. This intensive is excellent preparation (though NOT REQUIRED) for the Open Dance Project’s season auditions.

Price: $150

Sample Schedule – Professional Level

  • 9:30-11 AM Modern or Ballet Technique Class
  • 11-11:15 AM Break 
  • 11:15-1PM ODP Repertory w/ Artistic Director Annie Arnoult