Intensive Semester

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Looking for a short, intensive training program?
Immerse yourself in 6 months of intensive dance training in NYC!

Six Months. Sixteen Weekly Dance Classes. Personal Mentoring

The Intensive Semester is an excellent program for students looking for a short-term training program. The Program provides students with an individually tailored class schedule, based on each student's level and goals. The Program is open for domestic and international students who can choose to focus on classical, contemporary, or commercial dance techniques.

"Learning is a matter of intensity not elapsed time." - Tom Peters

Intensive Semester offers:

  • An individually customized schedule of 14 weekly technique and body conditioning classes from Peridance's open class offerings
  • A large variety of dance disciplines to choose from
  • Performance Seminars, Rehearsals, Special Seminars
  • Personal mentoring, Self-Reflection reviewing and evaluations
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Networking opportunities with industry professionals and faculty
  • Studio Showcase and the final performance at APEX

The program is designed to help each student find his or her own creative and artistic voice in a nurturing and supportive environment. Emphasis is placed on audition preparation, exposing students to a network of professional artists and faculty currently working in the dance world.

The Intensive Semester also includes:

Discounts with partnering businesses - Discounts on additional classes purchased - Discounts on Peridance merchandise - Available list of housing resources - Discounted performance tickets at the Salvatore Capezio Theater - Free Injury Prevention Assessment through the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries

Semester Application Deadline Start Date End Date Vacation Dates
Fall 2019 August 1st, 2019 September 2nd, 2019 February 29th, 2020 Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 24-30, 2019
Winter Break: Dec 24-Jan 1, 2020
Spring 2020 February 1st, 2020 March 1st, 2020 August 31st, 2020 TBA

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