«Choreography Knocks
Ballet Tech's Mandance Project»
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April 2009

By Dee Dee Castro




DISNEY PARKS TALENT CASTING: Casting dancers for shows in Los Angeles, Orlando, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo & Disney Cruise Line. www.DisneyAuditions.com

CDs DVDs Film & Video

CDS FOR BALLET & MODERN DANCE: Free catalog: Asgard Productions. 1580 Lake Christopher Dr., Va. Beach, VA 23464-7213. #757.467.4420 & www.Asgardprod.com

DANCIN’ HABIT: Award-Winning Videos. Hollywood’s best hip-hop. Principles of Choreography, jazz, ballet, children’s. Free catalog 800.326.4997 www.dance90210.com

DANCE CLASS MUSIC, VIDEOS, SOUND EQUIPMENT: Hundreds of titles / variable speed players / FREE catalog 800.793.6843 Jay Distributors www.DanceClassMusic.com

MICHAEL ROBERTS: Original Music for Ballet & Modern Dance Class. Treble Clef Productions. 626.792.8561 www.amazon.com & www.buyaclass.com or www.balletclassmusic.com


ROPER, BALLET & DANCE MUSIC CDS: Over 60 of the Finest Pianists Playing for Class. Tap Jazz & Full Orchestra Ballroom. 888.786.2401 & www.roperrecords.com

A NEW HISTORICAL DANCE DOCUMENTARY by Sharry Underwood, Fountains, Dams, Eddies & Whirlpools of Early American Modern Dancers. Ted Shawn, Ruth St. Denis, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, Hanya Holm, Agnes de Mille & Michael Kidd. 55-Minute vintage dance film & reconstructions accepted by Jerome Robbins Dance Library. By Money Order Only: $20. Send to: Fountains c/o Underwood, PO Box 9373, So. Burlington, VT 05407.

RICHARD MADDOCK: Inspiring, Original Music for Ballet Class and Choreography. Visit www.richardmaddock.com

PRINCETON BOOK COMPANY, PUBLISHERS OF DANCE HORIZONS. Serving the dance community since 1976. For a full list of dance books & DVDs, visit: www.dancehorizons.com

Computer Software

CompuDance: Helping manage over 2600 dance studios worldwide since 1986. PO Box 690722, San Antonio, TX 78269. FREE demo 888.248.3679 & www.CompuDance.com

DanceWorks: Studio management software will save you time, money & paper-work in managing your studio. FREE demo 800.286.3471 visit www.akadasoftware.com


THE ORIGINAL SWEATS BY JO, the most popular, comfortable & versatile warm-up outfit for dancers. Wholesale/Retail. Visit www.Sweatsbyjo.com or call 408.247.9178.

Employment Opportunities

BALLET MISTRESS: The Louisville Ballet seeks candidates for full-time, year round position beginning July 2009. Applicants should submit a resume with cover letter to Bruce Simpson, Louisville Ballet, 315 East Main St., Louisville, KY 40202. For more information, visit www.louisvilleballet.org

DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION FOR BALLET WEST: For Details, please visit, www.balletwest.org

Employment/Summer Dance Intensive

STAR FACULTY (SAN JOSE, CA): Dance Theatre International, Xavier & Maggie Ferla. July 6th–31st , Intermediate to Advanced Dancers. Jiri Kylian Rep, Guests SF Ballet, and NDT. Possible Employment at www.DTIdance.com

Summer Intensives

MIME, DANCE, ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE 7/20—25/09 MAINE. Men/Women age 18+/all levels. Celebrating Movement Possibilities. For details, please visit the following sites:
and www.mimedance.com

ballet tech ohio INTERNATIONAL SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVES 6/14–8/21: Renowned faculty. Performance opportunities. Individual attention. Affordable. Great location. Info: 513.683.6860 or www.ballettechohio.org

GLENDA BROWN CHOREOGRAPHY PROJECT: University of Missouri–Kansas City, 7/19–8/1. Choreographers / Dancers / Jr. Program / Ballet / Modern / Jazz. For information, please email: glendabrown@allegroballetofhouston.com Visit:


DANCE MASTER CLASS—SUMMERS IN ITALY: Comprehensive dance curriculum coupled with Italian/English. Perform at the beautiful Teatro Bramante. Info/apply: www.dancemasterclass.com

ODYSSEY DANCE THEATRE’S DANCE UTAH! Now in its 12th year—July 15 to 18, 2009. The West’s most exciting dance workshop! For details, go to www.odysseydance.com

COLORADO COLLEGE DANCE FESTIVAL 6/29–7/17: Our 3-week festival brings innovative, diverse, & powerful talents together with dancers from all backgrounds. We encourage our dancers to develop a sense of personal artistry and voice while learning how to move their bodies in a healthy way. College credit/Part-time/Drop-in. 877.894.8727 & 719.389.6098 www.ArtsFestival.ColoradoCollege.edu/DanceFestival

GRIER DANCE INTENSIVE: Mountains of Central, PA. June 28–July 17, Ages 12–17. All disciplines small classes. State of the art. Email: bestcamp@grier.org See: www.bestcamp.org

LEGAT INTERNATIONAL, Ballet Summer School & Teaching Seminar 7/1–28/09. BERMUDA. www.legatballetschool.com Contact/Info: mpgray@northrock.bm

BALLET SAN JOSE SCHOOL: July 6–31, 2009. Age 8–21/Beg.–Adv. Audition/accept video. Ballet, character, choreography, classes for men, jazz, condition, partner, pointe, Spanish, etc. 408.288.2820x218 Info: kbertrand@balletsanjose.org & www.balletsanjose.org

RAMBLEWOOD DANCE: No. Maryland, 7/19–25/09. Intensive for Advanced Contemporary Dancers. Summer camp exper. 12 to adult. www.RamblewoodDance.com

BALLET THEATRE MIDWEST: Daniel R. Simmons; Nancy Fountain.

July 6–31/Cincinnati, OH. Ballet Intensive Performance Workshop. 513.520.2334 & www.ballettheatremidwest.com

Teacher Conferences

VAGANOVA SEMINAR FOR TEACHERS: In-depth study with John White. Syllabus Years 1–3: Bryn Mawr, PA, July 6–11, 2009 Visit www.paacademyofballet.com For info: 610.664.3455 info@paacademyofballet.com

BALLET THEATRE MIDWEST, Cincinnati, OH; 7/23-25. Seminar: Principles of Classical Ballet That Pay Dividends. Ph 513.520.2334 and Visit: www.ballettheatremidwest.com


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