Summerschool Den Haag 
Workshops 2017

Picture: Mathieu di Scala

JAMY’s DANCE CHOICE
Company Repertoire | Introdans
With:  Jamy Schinkelshoek

Saturday 22 July
Level: II & III
1-day (1x 120 min.)
Regular Price: 33 euro
Professional rate: 29,50 euro

Dynamic, dazzling and gravity-defying. Company repertoire coming straight from the city of Arnhem, where you will find Introdans.
Introdans is one of the three biggest dance companies in the Netherlands. Jamy has been dancing with Introdans for ten years. In this workshop you will taste a little bid of the passion and pleasures of Jamy’s life with Introdans.

PIcture by: Nick Guttridge

THE POWER of DANCE
Hello Africa
With: Mbulelo Ndabeni

Date: Friday 11 and Saturday 12 August
Level: II
2-days (2x 150 min. Incl. 2 Balletclasses)
Class (60 min.) by: Mirella Simoncini
Repertoire (90 min.) by: Mbulelo Ndabeni
Regular price: 75 euro
Professional rate: 67,50 euro

A beautiful high energy experience brought to you with love and respect by Mbulelo Ndabeni. You will be guided into exciting choreographies of present-day dance techniques mixed with music and rhythms of Africa. Mbulelo is a South African born London-based dancer and choreographer, bringing a unique experience to the Netherlands this summer at Summerschool Den Haag.

FAIRIES
Sleeping Beauty Intermediate level
With:
Mirella Simoncini

Sunday 6 August
Level: I & II
1-day (1x 90 min.)
Price: 25 euro

Romantic repertoire made suitable for non-professional ballet students. The level is easy to follow yet at the same time a wonderful challenge. The emphasis is on the pleasure of dancing famous classical ballet and learning repertoire in a professional atmosphere, it is also an opportunity to meet other students that love to dance. Sleeping Beauty by Petipa was first performed in 1890 in St. Petersburg, The music was composed by Tchaikovsky.

THE SECRET LIFE OF POINTE SHOES
With: 
Jane Lord

Wednesday 19 July
Level: II
1-day (1x 90 min.)
Regular Price: 25 euro
Professional rate: 22 euro

A special look at your feet and your pointe shoes. Explanation about your foot type, and how your foot translates to pointe shoe fit.  Enjoyable barre including personal attention and how everything you do at the barre has an effect on your (future) pointe technique.
The last part of this workshop will be on pointe shoes, the teacher will adapt the level of pointe technique to the ability of the students. Students are welcome to take off pointe shoes anytime and work on regular balletshoes as wel.

SLEEPING BEAUTY FAIRY VARIATIONS 
3 day intensive for Young Professionals 
With: Mirella Simoncini

Date: Thursday 17, Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 August
Level: *III
3-days intensive (3x 195 min. incl. 3 balletclasses) 
Regular price: 135 euro 
Professional rate: 117,95 euro

Three day intensive with unforgettable classical repertoire. A small group of young dancers and vocational students will be working closely with Mirella Simoncini, dancing several Fairy Variations from Sleeping Beauty.
The day will begin with a class especially focused on what is needed for repertoire. Working on pointes is optional, the level is to some extent adjustable.

Specials
Summerschool Den Haag 2017

POINTE 15min. | INTRODUCTORY
Basic Instruction for Pointes

DATE(s): See schedule
Free of charge in combination with a connecting balletclass.

Some of our balletclasses include 15 minutes of basic explanation about pointe-techique. For students that are ready for pointes and/or have been working with pointes for about one year. And for those who are getting ready to learn pointe technique. You can take this training with or without pointe shoes.
Please note if the teachers concludes you a  not ready to work with pointes yet, you will have to take them off and join the training on regular balletshoes.

 Bij een aantal van onze balletlessen vind je 15 minuten basis uitleg over de spitzentechniek. Aandacht voor correct gebruik van voeten en benen plus training van kracht en balans. Uitstekende les als je minder dan een jaar met spitzen bezig bent, of als je net bent begonnen. Studenten die (binnenkort) willen starten met spitzen kunnen de training op slappe schoentjes volgen. Het is tijdens de les altijd mogelijk spitzen uit te doen en verder te werken met balletschoenen
In een enkel geval, kan de docent beslissen dat een student nog niet klaar is om met spitzen te werken. Je mag de training dan op normale balletschoenen volgen.

POINTE 15min. | Training for Pointes

DATE(s):
 See schedule
Free of charge in combination with a connecting balletclass

Some of our balletclasses include 15 minutes of pointe technique which can also be done without pointe shoes. Pointe classes are always in a somewhat adjustable level - the teacher will adapt the technical level to the ability of the students. Working on clean technique, strength and joyfull dance movements.

Students are welcome to take off pointeshoes anytime and work on regular balletshoes as well.

 Bij een aantal van onze balletlessen vind je 15 minuten spitzentechniek. Spitzen wordt gegeven in een enigszins aanpasbaar niveau (de moeilijkheidsgraad van de les zal door de docent worden aangepast aan de deelnemende studenten). Aandacht voor kracht, dansplezier en diversiteit in combinaties. Het is tijdens de les altijd mogelijk spitzen uit te doen en verder te werken met balletschoenen.

Arranged Coaching
TECHNIQUE ANALYSER (private)
Limited to 1 participant
With: Mirella Simoncini

Date: By appointment
1-day (1x 50 min.) 
Regular price: 99 euro 
Professional rate: 78 euro

Arranged Coaching is a private technique analyser of 50 minutes. It will give you guidance with modified exercises by Mirella Simoncini. Arranged Coaching is suitable for professional dancers, students and pre-professional students. Please contact the school to ask if you qualify for coaching 0638551500.

Coaching Special 
Limited to 3 participants only

GONE LIKE THE WIND
Chaînés turns


Date: Tuesday 15 August
Level: Pre-Professional / Professional
1-day (1x 50 min.)
Regular price: 37 euro
Professional rate: 27 euro

How to fine tune your tours chaînés déboulés.
Intensive 50 minutes coaching. Positive challenge for personal development. Normally coaching takes place as a private session (one on one). During Summerschool Den Haag we are happy to make this more accessible by presenting it for a group of 3 participants. Coaching Specials are suitable for students with a professional background only. You are welcome to contact the school to ask if you qualify for coaching.

Coaching Special 
Limited to 3 participants only

ABOVE AND BEYOND
Everything arabesque


Date: Tuesday 11 July
Level: Pre-Professional / Professional
1-day (1x 50 min.)
Regular price: 37 euro
Professional rate: 27 euro

From adagio to pirouette in arabesque… everything that has to do with arabesque. Intensive 50 minutes coaching. Positive challenge for personal development. Normally coaching takes place as a private session (one on one). During Summerschool Den Haag we are happy to make this more accessible by presenting it for a group of 3 participants. Coaching Specials are suitable for students with a professional background only. You are welcome to contact the school to ask if you qualify for coaching.

Coaching Special 
Limited to 3 participants only

GOOD VIBRATIONS
Presentation and Personality


Date: Sunday 13 August
Level: Pre-Professional / Professional
1-day (1x 50 min.)
Regular price: 37 euro
Professional rate: 27 euro

How personality and presentation affects work and technique in class and on stage.
Intensive 50 minutes coaching. Positive challenge for personal development. Normally coaching takes place as a private session (one on one). During Summerschool Den Haag we are happy to make this more accessible by presenting it for a group of 3 participants. Coaching Specials are suitable for students with a professional background only. You are welcome to contact the school to ask if you qualify for coaching.

FAST FORWARD 60min.
Additional ballet training


DATE(s): See schedule
Single class or in combination with a connecting balletclass.
Regular price: same as a balletclass
Professional rate: same as a balletclass 


Fast Forward class is a 60 minutes additional ballet-training. It includes a Stamina Barre with strength exercises, this high speed barre non stop is especially for toning and shaping thin thighs, developing speed, power and high(er) legs. Followed by centre work and pointe technique, students that prefer not to work with pointeshoes, may strengthen feet by doing this section on regular balletshoes. The last part includes a Stretch Programme for flexibility improvement and relaxation.