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.
- 11-16 July 2016
Faculty Danish ballet masters: Dinna Bjørn, Frank Andersen, Anne Marie Vessel, Eva Kloborg, Eric Viudes
- 18-29 July 2016
Faculty: Nathalie Caris, Jean-Yves Esquerre, Laurence Korsenti, Larissa Lezhnina, Ernst Meisner, Jozef Varga, Olivier Wecxsteen
International Choreographer: Charlotte Edmonds
The Summer School is organized by the Dutch National Ballet Academy in collaboration with the Dutch 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.