2017 SUMMER INTENSIVE
Backhausdance grants scholarships to its summer intensives based on talent. To be considered, you must attend a Scholarship Audition or submit a Video Audition (scroll down for details). The live audition consists of a contemporary ballet barré and/or modern center work. Dancers should come prepared with ballet shoes and/or socks for center phrase work.
Pre-Registration (Online): $25.00 Day-of Registration (Onsite): $30.00
AUDITION DATES & LOCATIONS
Scroll down for Video Audition guidelines.
Sunday, January 29, 2017
Chapman University Partridge Dance Center
190 N. Cypress Street, Orange, CA 92866
2:30pm - 4:00pm: Ages 11 - 14
4:30pm - 6:00pm: Ages 15+
SIMI VALLEY, CA
Sunday, February 19, 2017
888 E. Easy Street, Simi Valley, CA 93065
Noon - 1:30pm: Ages 11 - 14
2:00pm - 3:30pm: Ages 15+
VIDEO AUDITION GUIDELINES
Video auditions will be considered for students unable to attend a live scholarship audition. Footage should be between 3 and 5 minutes in length and include the following:
- Brief Self-Introduction: Name, Brief Description of Previous Training
- Technique Samples: Barre or Center Work (Plies, Tendus, Extensions, Across the Floor Progressions of Turns and/or Jumps, etc)
- Phrasework Sample(s): Variations, Improvisations and/or Choreography
Video submissions must be received before February 1.