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Inaside Chicago Dance Summer Intensive


Summer Intensive 2017

Professionally designed classes for dancers 8-18 and 18+. Many forms of dance including Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary dance will be offered and for the 1st time this year, Tap. The full schedule of classes will be released 1 week prior to the Intensive.

New this year: The Inaside Choreography Project, created to provide a professional process for dancers 14-17 and 18+. Dancers will get the opportunity to learn a new dance from Artistic Director Robert Mckee and Summer Intensive Director Sarah Ford-Hardy. If chosen dancers will perform in the Inaside Show on August 10th. The audition will be held August 6th after classes.

If chosen, Rehearsal begins after the audition and on Tuesday and Wednesday after the Intensive. Specific time will be updated in June. Participation is only open to dancers that enroll in the full week of the intensive and the cost is $125.

Date

August 6th-11th, Audition for the YTP program on August 12th

Location


Registration

Register by following this link!


Booking Information

Reserve one of our rooms at the Hilton via this link or by calling 1-877-STAYHGI with the group code: DANCE!


Class Schedule (2017)

Youth Level (Ages 8-10)

Mon 7/31/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Julie Walter
11-12:30 Musical
Theater
Sarah Baker
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Jazz Tech Kenna Sullivan
2:30-3:30 Lyrical Jazz Ellen Werksman
Tue 8/1/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Nell Goza
11-12:30 Modern Robert McKee
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Jazz Progressions Julie Walter
2:30-3:30 Repertory Kenna Sullivan
Wed 8/2/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Erin Corcoran
11-12:00 Lyrical Jazz Sinead Gildea
12:00-12:30 LUNCH
12:30-2:00 Modern Mitchell Haley
2-3:30 Jazz Katy Fedrigon
Thu 8/3/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Stephanie Tinaglia
11-12:30 Boot Camp/Yoga Kenna Sullivan
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Jazz Cora Schimke
2:30-3:30 Lyrical Jazz Hailey Wood
Fri 8/4/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Cora Schimke
11-12:30 Jazz Tech Meghan Medsker
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:00 Contemporary Jazz Michael Artrip
2-3:30 Repertory Julie Walter
  • **NEW** Friday Evening Inaside Chicago Dance Informal Performance w/ Q&A
  • 6pm-7pm (Doors open @ 5:30)
  • $10
Sat 8/5/2017
9:30-11 Hip Hop Marcus Hardy
11-12:00 Repertory Sarah Ford Hardy
12:00-12:30 LUNCH
12:30-2 Show Prep
2:30-3:30 Presentation
Sun 8/6/2017
12-1:00 Registration
1-3:00 Audition for Summer Intensive Scholarships and YTP

Intermediate Level (Ages 11-12)

Mon 7/31/2017
9:30-11 Jazz Tech Kenna Sullivan
11-12:30 Ballet Ellen Werksman
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Musical Theater
Jazz
Sarah Baker
2:30-3:30 Modern Jada Cunningham
Tue 8/1/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Katie McCann
11-12:30 Modern Debra Nanni
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Hip Hop Marcus Hardy
2:30-3:30 Contemporary
Jazz
Nicole Gemmell
Wed 8/2/2017
9:30-11 Modern Joe Musiel
11-12:30 Ballet Beth McNeill
12:30-1:00 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Jazz Tech Kim Feltcher-Stibal
2:30-3:30 Contemporary
Jazz
Lizzie MacKenzie
Thu 8/3/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Nell Goza
11-12:30 Conditioning Cora Schimke
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:00 Repertory Kenna Sullivan
2:00-3:30 Modern Craig Miller
Fri 8/4/2017
9:30-11 Contemporary
Jazz
Marcus Hardy
11-12:30 Modern Robert McKee
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:30 Jazz Tech Jennifer Wycykal
2:30-3:30 Repertory Sarah Ford Hardy
  • **NEW** Friday Evening Inaside Chicago Dance Informal Performance w/ Q&A
  • 6pm-7pm (Doors open @ 5:30)
  • $10
Sat 8/5/2017
9:30-11 Contemporary
Jazz
Morgan Williams
11-12:00 Lyrical Jazz Noel Stanton
12:00-12:30 LUNCH
12:30-2 Show Prep
2:30-3:30 Presentation
Sun 8/6/2017
12-1:00 Registration
1-3:00 Audition for Summer Intensive Scholarships and YTP

Advanced Level (Ages 13-15)

Mon 7/31/2017
9:30-11 Horton Will Gill
11-12:30 Ballet Laura Gates
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:00 Lyrical Jazz Ellen Werksman
2:00-3:30 Latin Ballroom Martin Ortiz Tapia
Tue 8/1/2017
9:30-11 Jazz Tech Marcus Hardy
11-12:30 Ballet Anna Czajun
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Modern Debra Nanni
2:30-3:30 Repertory Julie Walter
Wed 8/2/2017
9:30-11 Jazz Tech Kim Fletcher-Stibal
11-12:30 Ballet Nell Goza
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:30 Lyrical Jazz Sinead Gildea
2:30-3:30 Repertory Sarah Ford Hardy
Thu 8/3/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Lizzie MacKenzie
11-12:30 Contemporary
Jazz
Catie Deitz-Griffith
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:00 Foam Roll/
Muscle Mnt.
Shannon Hershman
2:00-3:30 Yoga Kenna Sullivan
Fri 8/4/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Wade Schaaf
11-12:30 Jazz Tech Sarah Ford Hardy
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:00 Modern Robert McKee
2-3:30 Contemporary
Jazz
Todd Rhoades
  • **NEW** Friday Evening Inaside Chicago Dance Informal Performance w/ Q&A
  • 6pm-7pm (Doors open @ 5:30)
  • $10
Sat 8/5/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Noel Stanton
11-12:00 Contemporary
Jazz
Morgan Williams
12:00-12:30 LUNCH
12:30-2 Show Prep
2:30-3:30 Presentation
Sun 8/6/2017
12-1:00 Registration
1-3:00 Audition for Summer Intensive Scholarships and YTP

PrePro and Professional Level (Ages 16+)

Mon 7/31/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Laura Gates
11-12:30 Horton Will Gill
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Jazz Tech Kim Fletcher-Stibal
2:30-3:30 Repertory Sarah Ford Hardy
Tue 8/1/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Anna Czajun
11-12:30 Latin Ballroom Martin Ortiz Tapia
12:30-1 LUNCH
1:00-2:30 Modern Robert McKee
2:30-3:30 Repertory Jennifer Wycykal
Wed 8/2/2017
9:30-11 Modern Joanna Read
11-12:30 Jazz Tech Mari Joe Irbe
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:00 Hip Hop Marcus Hardy
2-3:30 Jump Rhythm Jazz Billy Siegenfeld
Thu 8/3/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Catie Deitz-Griffith
11-12:00 Contemporary
Jazz
Lizzie MacKenzie
12-12:30 LUNCH
12:30-2 Modern Randy Duncan
2-3:30 Foam Roll/
Muscle Mnt.
Shannon Hershmann
Fri 8/4/2017
9:30-11 Ballet Katie McCann
11-12:30 Modern Sarita Smith-Childs
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:30 Jazz Tech Sarah Ford Hardy
2:30-3:30 Seminar Dr. Lisa Schoene
  • **NEW** Friday Evening Inaside Chicago Dance Informal Performance w/ Q&A
  • 6pm-7pm (Doors open @ 5:30)
  • $10
Sat 8/5/2017
9:30-11 Musical Theater
Jazz
Todd Rhoades
11-12:30 Ballet Mike Gosney
12:30-1 LUNCH
1-2:00 Show Prep
2:30-3:30 Presentation
Sun 8/6/2017
12-1:00 Registration
1-3:00 Audition for Summer Intensive Scholarships and YTP


Testimonials

  • Erick

    “Thank you to Inaside intensive summer program for giving me the opportunity to participate last summer. I had a great experience of learning different types of dances, and meeting new teachers that made me mentally and physically stronger as a dancer. Also, I have the opportunity to make new friends from different states.”
    - Erick

  • Sarah Steinmeyer

    “Inaside's dance intensive taught me how to act in a professional environment. It showed me how different teachers work in different ways. I made lots of new friends and I made technical improvements in all dance styles.”
    - Sarah Steinmeyer

  • Devin Harty

    “Thank you Inaside for hosting such a great intensive over the summer! It was great to dance with other extremely talented dancers and be able to really push myself. All of the Inaside instructors were so supportive and helped me to grow as a dancer in so many ways.”
    - Devin Harty

Upcoming Events

Audition link Summer Intensive link