Summer Dance Intensive in New York City July 1 -July 6, 2018 (APPLY NOW FOR 2018)
ARCHCORE40 PERFORMANCE AND DEVELOPMENT INTENSIVE
The Ultimate Contemporary & Hip Hop Summer Dance Intensive
ArchCore40 is a 1-week summer intensive now in it’s 6th year, with a contemporary & hip hop focus for the advanced dancers. The program is designed to provide dancers with the knowledge & technical skills needed to successfully transition into a professional career. Only 40 dancers from the US and abroad are selected to attend the program each summer. Dancers MUST be proficient in ballet, jazz, contemporary &/or hip hop to attend.
- Master Classes: Take master classes with some of New York’s leading contemporary and hip hop choreographers.
- Dance for Film: A tutorial of do’s and don’ts for working on set for film and video work. Watch yourself on film and work on specific ways to make your movement translate on camera.
- Audition Preparation: The first impression that you make in an audition setting will be the one that prevails. Learn the skills to make your first impression a positive one. Receive advice on proper attire, improvising & free style & learn how to get noticed from the first combination.
- Coaching Sessions: ArchCore40 will provide private professional advice on refining & polishing the technical execution of your movement. .
- Repertory Classes: Spend each day in rehearsal with Jennifer Archibald working on Arch Dance Company Repertory that will be performed in an open showing at the end of the intensive. Work on memorization, execution of movement & development of artistry in performance.
- Photo-shoot: Your resume & head-shot(s) are an indication of your professionalism. Photos are effective self-marketing tools and serve as a reminder for hiring companies & agencies when associating your name with your face.
- Mentoring: Our faculty will ensure that all dancers experience an environment of great individual support. Mentoring sessions will help dancers understand how their ambitions fit into their appropriate career choices.
- Portfolio Workshop: Building a strong print & on-line portfolio is essential to building your career as a performer. This workshop will equip you with great tips and ideas for your on-line presence and equip you with industry guidelines for creating a successful persona in the dance community.
- Injury Prevention: Taught by a dance medicine professional, this workshop will provide tips on preventing dance injuries & identifying overuse & trauma. You will become more knowledgeable on understanding the body’s patterns & muscular imbalances.
Enrolment in the intensive is limited to 40 students. Dancers can audition live or by video: