WORKSHOPS & INTENSIVES —​
For Professional Dancers

The following are multi-day virtual dancing opportunities with open enrollment that are intended for professional-level dancers. (* indicates drop-ins permitted)

GLOBAL SPOTLIGHT SERIES: Feldenkrais Method with Natan Gardah

THURSDAYS, NOVEMBER 5 - DECEMBER 17*
The Feldenkrais Method, developed by Moshe Feldenkrais is based on learning patterns of movement with the aim to develop and improve our awareness of the Quality of Moving.

Foam/Ball Rolling Self-Care Class for Dancers 4-Class Series

TUESDAYS, NOVEMBER 10 & 17, DECEMBER 1 & 8
This is a guided self-massage workshop taught by a certified massage therapist/pro dancer.

Floorwork Forms for Int/Adv Dancers

WEDNESDAYS, NOVEMBER 11 & 18, DECEMBER 2 & 9
This is a 4-class series designed to help Int/Adv dancers gain more ease and comfort with floor-based dance work.

Moving From Memory: Training Towards the Ghostly, Resistant, and Collective with Danielle Ross

NOVEMBER 16, 18, 19 // The Dance Presenting Series, Columbia College Chicago
How might bodily memory support radical togetherness? This workshop explores the moving body as a receptacle for personal and collective memory.

TL Collective Workshop

NOVEMBER 17-20
This workshop will consist of an exploration within The TL’s training, rep, + theatrical tasks. Expand Practice is a technique originated by Micaela Taylor in 2016 alongside the development of her company, The TL Collective.

Pop-Up Workshop with Jodie Randolph and Laja Field

NOVEMBER 21, 2020
Join Jodie Randolph and Laja Field for back-to-back contemporary classes

Dance Composition / Choreography Workshop

SATURDAYS, DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2020
This workshop will give you the tools to create your own original dances, exploring the elements of composition, both for the stage as well as for dance films. We will examine the creative process by learning how to take risks, transition from thinking to feeling to making artistic choices.

ONLINE CHOREOGRAPHIC MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

SATURDAYS, DECEMBER 5, 12 & 19, 2020
This workshop will give you the tools to create your own original dances, exploring the elements of composition, both for the stage as well as for dance films. We will examine the creative process by learning how to take risks, transition from thinking to feeling to making artistic choices.

Gibney DIGITAL: Weekend Workshop: Fundamentals of Physically Integrated Dance with AXIS Dance Company

DECEMBER 12-13, 2020
Led by Artistic Director Marc Brew and company dancer Yuko Monden Juma, AXIS will introduce the fundamentals of Physically Integrated Dance using creative movement, improvisation, and modern dance technique. This workshop is open to all adults with and without physical disabilities who have any level of dance experience.

BalletX: Virtual Winter Intensive

DECEMBER 14-18, 2020
Inspire imagination, emotion, and community through dance at the BalletX 2020 pre-professional virtual Winter Intensive! Intensive students will experience individualized, one-on-one attention and coaching in a rigorous, supportive, and collaborative group setting, all conducted virtually via Zoom.

LifeLINES | Online Winter Intensive

DECEMBER 17-20, 2020
Enliven your holiday season and submerge into LINES Ballet's transformative approach of training during this 4-day Online Winter Intensive. Work directly with LINES' master teachers and guest artists through deep dives into movement exploration and dialogue. Tailored for both the pre-professional and professional dancers.

Gibney DIGITAL: Weekend Workshop with Sidra Bell

DECEMBER 19-20, 2020*
A two-day workshop with choreographer Sidra Bell, tailored for advanced dancers.