Summer Dance Intensive for High School Students
- July 26 - July 30, 2021
- Mitchell Hall (Studio 254), Mitchell Hall (Studio 254) | 3203 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
- Peck School of the Arts
This week-long in-person workshop is led by dance professors whose portfolios range from Cirque du Soleil to Pilobolus to prepare for college auditions, dance performances and competitions, and to build esprit de corps among emerging dance artists. Career exploration sessions include interviews with dance and performing arts leaders in the community, professional headshots, plus how-to sessions focused on applying to college and crafting a resume. Techniques and practices explored include Somatic practices like pilates and yoga, contemporary dance, improvisation, and composition, West African Dance, Salsa, Merengue, and Breaking and Popping. This exciting week includes interactions with our nationally acclaimed MFA students. Intensive schedule details and additional information TBA.
UW-Milwaukee faculty and nationally acclaimed artists will teach daily classes from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
$400 includes healthy snacks and professional headshots.
*University housing is not available at this time.
July 16, 2021
All safety protocols are in compliance with CDC and University guidelines. Additional details to follow.