The course

From 11 through 29 July 2016, the sixth edition of the Amsterdam International Summer School, an in-depth summer course for ballet dancers between 15 and 21 years of age, will take place in the studios of the Dutch National Ballet.

The Summer School is organized by the Dutch National Ballet Academy in collaboration with the undefinedDutch National Ballet.

The courses will focus on classical technique i.e., lessons in technique for girls and boys, variations, pas-de-deux, pointe technique (girls), men’s coaching and variations. Students will also follow lessons in contemporary dance and Dutch National Ballet repertoire. The course will be concluded with a studio presentation to an invited audience and parents.

11-16 July 2016
Bournonville Week

18-29 July 2016
Two-week Intensive

Artistic Directors
Ernst Meisner (artistic coordinator Junior Company - Dutch National Ballet)
Jean-Yves Esquerre (artistic director Dutch National Ballet Academy)