Other Professional Development Opportunities

To list your upcoming  professional development
opportunity on this page contact the director of member services.

Upcoming Conferences, Workshops, Seminars, Symposiums, and Intensives

Dancing Wheels Company Adult Intensive

Intensive Dates: June 26 - June 30, 2017
Registration Deadline: June 15, 2017

Dancers, teachers and dance aficionados from around the world join together to gain an understanding and hands on practicum in the methodologies of physically integrated dance taught only by the Dancing Wheels Company. This year, special guest artist/choreographer James Morrow will infuse his unique dance vocabulary and choreographic work creating an opportunity for participants to explore elements of modern, contemporary and urban dance styles.

Dancing Wheels Master Teachers Mary Verdi-Fletcher, Catherine Meredith and Sara Lawrence-Sucato will lead the workshop in partnering, improvisation and repertory.

For more information and to apply, click here 

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Giordano Dance Chicago Workshop 2017

Location: Chicago, IL 

Giordano Dance Chicago Workshop 
June 11-16, 2016
Giordano Technique, repertoire, related content, and more specifically designed to address the career and training needs of all participants.

Teacher Trainning - Nan Giordano Certification ProgramSM  
June 17 - 19, 2017
For professional dance educators ages 20+, the NGCPSM gives you the materials and the know-how to energize your students with the essentials of American jazz dance.

For more information click here

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Professional Development Institute of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Location: Chicago, IL


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
's Professional Development Institute events are for all educators, dance teachers and generalists, as well as teaching artists and pre-service students interested in developing their dance education curricula.

Upcoming Workshops: 

  • Summer Dance Educator Intensive
    • August 21 - 25, 2017

For more information and how to register click here

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The School of Performing Arts' A&A Ballet: International Summer Dance Intensive

Intensive Location: Chicago, IL

The School of Performing Arts’ A&A Ballet is currently accepting video submissions for its inaugural International Summer Dance Intensive, to be led by former Joffrey Academy artistic directors Alexei Kremnev and Anna Reznik. A versatile dance training seminar for serious students, the intensive will emphasize the development of each student’s individual potential, with offerings in Ballet, Pointe, Men’s, Partnering, Variations, Contemporary, Character, Body Conditioning, Repertoire and Choreography. Classes will be taught by Kremnev and Reznik, and a roster of A&A Ballet faculty.

The 2017 International Summer Dance Intensive will run for five weeks, June 19 - July 21, for dancers age 10-21. There will also be a two-week Juniors’ Program, for dancers age 9-11, June 19 - 30, and a two-week Back-to-School Intensive, for dancers age 10-21, Aug. 7 - 18. Video audition submissions are being accepted until each program’s commencement, or until class sizes reach capacity.  

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Texas Ballet Theatre School Summer Intensive

Intensive Location: Fort Worth, TX
Intensive Dates: June 26 - July 28, 2017

Texas Ballet Theater School offers both a five week program (June 26 – July 28) and three week program (June 26 – July 15) for intermediate through pre-professional students. Held on the campus of Texas Christian University, our intensive focuses on classical ballet technique, with elective classes in jazz, modern, pas de deux, and Pilates. Students participating in the full five week program will perform in a Final Showcase Performance and may be considered for Texas Ballet Theater School’s year-round Professional Division, as well as Trainee and Apprentice positions with the Company. Audition tour and program information can be found here.

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Call For Choreographers: Radford University

Location: Radford, VA
Submission Deadline: July 1, 2017

Radford University’s Department of Dance is looking for choreographers to work with dance majors on one choreographic project – either a new creation or choreography selected from their own repertoire.  The collaborative project will be presented in at the annual Spring Dance Performance and possibly represented at the Department at the American College Dance Association’s (ACDA) Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference. Click here for more details.

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* postings updated as of May 16, 2017.