July 7 – July 27 at Velocity
Performances: JULY 26 / 8PM + JULY 27 / 2PM + 8PM
A total immersion into the Seattle dance scene. Three weeks of daily classes and rehearsals for beginning to professional dancers culminate in a weekend of professionally produced performances. Hundreds of dancers from across the country come together to study with renowned Seattle choreographers and teachers, create and perform new work, and take their dancing to the next level.
contemporary dance technique + partnering + improvisation + creative process + contemporary ballet + somatics
Strictly Seattle 2013 Faculty:
FACULTY // Michele Miller + Ellie Sandstrom + KT Niehoff + Zoe Scofield + Amy O’Neal + Marlo Martin + Mark Haim + Tonya Lockyer + Ricki Mason + Hannah C. Wiley + Rosa Vissers + Kate Wallich + Bennyroyce Royon + Louis Gervais
CHOREOGRAPHERS // Zoe Scofield + Ellie Sandstrom + KT Niehoff + Marlo Martin + Ricki Mason + Mark Haim
SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVES
JULY 7 – AUG 4
REGISTER NOW! Register for both intensives and receive a 15% discount!
STRICTLY SEATTLE REGISTRATION
Four adult programs satisfy beginning through professional level dancers with rigorous physical and compositional training in a supportive and exciting environment. Strictly Seattle is a forum where dancers can meet and work together, forming alliances for future collaborations.
ADVANCED SESSION is for dancers at an advanced level of training. Dancers in the Advanced Session work with one of three choreographers Zoe Scofield, KT Niehoff or Marlo Martin to create a new work. Technique classes include contemporary dance practice, ballet, partnering, improvisation, creative process and related techniques. Audition Sunday, July 7th from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm at Velocity, to determine casting.
> Advanced Session 9:00 am – 5:30 pm Monday – Friday
> Rehearsals 3 hours daily
> $750 regular / $1075 Maximum Velocity (Register for both Strictly Seattle + SFDI and receive a 15% discount)
INTERMEDIATE SESSION is for dancers at an intermediate level of training. Dancers in the Intermediate Session will work with one of two choreographers Mark Haim or Ellie Sandstrom. Technique classes include contemporary dance, ballet and related techniques.
> Intermediate Session 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Monday – Friday
> Rehearsals 2 – 2.5 hours daily
> $625 regular / $940 Maximum Velocity (Register for both Strictly Seattle + SFDI and receive a 15% discount)
ADULT BEGINNING SESSION is for those with little or no previous dance experience. Dancers in the Adult Beginning Session will work with a choreographer Ricki Mason to create a new work. Technique classes include contemporary dance, ballet and related techniques. Beginning Session Choreographer announced online by April 2012.
> Adult Beginning Session 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Monday – Friday.
> Rehearsals are 2.5 hours daily
> $550 regular / $880 Maximum Velocity (Register for both Strictly Seattle + SFDI and receive a 15% discount)
Limited Work/Study scholarships available for each session. Download Work-Study Application and Teacher Evaluation here. All candidate information must be received by May 1, 2013 in order to be considered for a scholarship.