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Marblehead School of Ballet: Summer Dance Intensive

July 30, 2019 @ 9:15 am - August 18, 2019 @ 4:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:15 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 3, 2019

During its 47th season, the Marblehead School of Ballet presents Summer Dance Intensive 2019 for ages 11 and above from July 15 to August 3. The program offers personalized training for dancers of all levels of experience under the direction of Paula K. Shiff, recipient of the 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts from Salem State University. Sponsorship is provided in part by The Ruth N. Shiff Memorial Fund.

Students develop their technical skills and enrich their understanding and appreciation of the art form. Dancers attend from a large geographic area, both national and international. The comprehensive curriculum includes various classes in ballet or modern, music theory, acting through dance, history, pointe or pre-pointe, composition or variations, nutrition, anatomy, injury prevention, improvisation, stretch and strength, Floor-Barre, music theory, and presentations.

A third week focuses on choreography, concluding with a public performance on Saturday, August 3. Students are invited to participate in several excursions to experience the artistic, cultural, and culinary treasures of Boston’s North Shore.


July 30, 2019 @ 9:15 am
August 18, 2019 @ 4:45 pm
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Marblehead School of Ballet


Marblehead School of Ballet
115 Pleasant Street
Marblehead, MA 01945 United States
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