International summer ballet camp

DANCS-PIRAN 2024

July 29, 2024 - August 10, 2024

BALET V PIRANU

International summer ballet camp Dancs-Piran 2024

July 29, 2024 - August 10, 2024

DANCS-PIRAN 2024 COURSES AND WORKSHOPS

Course and workshop description

COURSE FOR YOUNGER DANCERS

DANCS-PIRAN ETUDE

Elementary advanced course of Classical ballet

GROUP

The Course is intended for dancers who have already acquired good basic knowledge of Classical ballet. The Course also includes the work of technique on Point-shoes for girls but mastering of Point-shoes work is not a condition for participation, since those dancers who do not yet master the Point-shoes technique will dance same work on half toes, i.e. in soft slippers.

The course is open to:

    • the Pupils from the third grade of the States Ballet schools according to the extended curriculum;
    • the Pupils from the fifth grade of the private Ballet schools according to the basic curriculum;
    • the Students who have completed at least four years of ballet schooling;
    • Dancers who have the appropriate knowledge of the described criteria.

Appropriate age is 12 – 16 years old.


Younger or older dancers can apply to the Course too if they establish that their level of Classical ballet knowledge and physical condition are suitable for participation in the Elementary advanced course of Classical Ballet.

    • 1,5 h/day Classical ballet class
    • 1,5 h/day Classical ballet technique
    • 1,5 h/day Workshop – preparation for the performance
    • 1,5 h/day Workshop of Character dances

Those who are interested can apply for the following dates:

    • Entire Camp: July 29, 2024 – August 10, 2024
    • First week: July 29, 2024 – August 3, 2024
    • Second week: August  5, 2024 – August 10, 2024

There is no possibility of optional selection of individual workshops in the Elementary Advanced Course of Classical Ballet.

WORKSHOPS FOR MORE EXPERIENCED

BALERINE OB DROGU

Advance & Professional course of Classical ballet

GROUP & SOLO

The Advance & Professional course of classical ballet is intended for Professional ballet dancers and for ballet dancers of secondary, higher, high schools or Academies of classical ballet. This group includes dancers with good physical condition, good knowledge of classical ballet technique and good point shoes technique.

If the Professional ballet dancer is a soloist in Professional ballet company, she or he can attend all workshops but will not be included in the process of Corps de ballet repertoire, unless he or she would would state to be included.

Ballet dancers who are not yet professional dancers or not engaged in a Professional ballet company or do not have the status of a ballet soloist in Professional ballet company and will attend the Workshop of classical ballet repertoire – ballet choir repertoire and solo ballet repertoire in Advance & Professional workshop of classical ballet, will work as a part of weekly activities in all workshops equally as all other Participants, but at the final Public presentation they will perform either in the ballet choir, either as a ballet soloists, either as both. This decision will be based on professional decisions of the Pedagogues.

Appropriate age is 17+ years old


The younger dancers as prescribed as appropriate age can apply to the Advance & Professional workshop too, if their level of knowledge and dance condition are suitable with conditions described under Workshop description.

The workshop offers two options:


First option:

    • 1.5 hours/day of classical ballet training
    • 2x 1.5 hours/day Choreography workshop of classical ballet repertoire – ballet choir repertoire and solo ballet repertoire
    • Individual: 1.5 hours/day of choreographic workshop Workshop: variations, pas de deux… (up to 5 participants per individual professor – applications are possible until places are filled).

When you are a soloist or principal in a Professional Ballet company you will be hesitated as a soloist in Workshop of classical ballet repertoire! (proof needed!) 


Second option: (applications are only possible until places are filled!)

    • 1.5 hours/day of classical ballet training
    • 1.5 hours/day of choreographic workshop Workshop: variations, pas de deux… (up to 5 participants per individual professor)

Those who are interested can apply for the following dates:

    • Entire Camp: July 29, 2024 – August 10, 2024
    • First week: July 29, 2024 – August 3, 2024
    • Second week: August  5, 2024 – August 10, 2024

First option:

    • Classical ballet training
    • Choreography workshop of the classical ballet repertoire: ballet choir repertoire and solo ballet repertoire
    • optional selection: Workshop: variations, pas de deux… (until places are filled)

 

As a first option, those interested in participating in the Advanced & Professional Workshop of Classical Ballet at the International Summer Ballet Camp Dancs-Piran 2024 can choose the Classical Ballet Training and the Choreographic Workshop of the Classical Ballet Repertoire – Ballet Choir Repertoire and Solo Ballet Repertoire, and they can at the same also decide for participation in the Workshop: variations, pas de deux… as long as the available places are filled.


 

Second option:

    • Classical ballet training
    • Workshop: variations, pas de deux… (until available places are filled)

As second option, those interested in participating in the Advanced & Professional Classical Ballet Workshop at the International Summer Ballet Camp Dancs-Piran 2024 can choose Classical Ballet Training and Workshop: Variations, Pas de Deux…, exclusively until the available places are filled.


 

Op. 1: in the case of choosing second option within the scope of Classical ballet training and Workshop: variations, pas de deux…, but not also Choreography workshops of classical ballet repertoire – ballet choir repertoire and solo ballet repertoire, registration for a stay in the Dancs center is not possible, except in the case that vacancies become available after the deadline for applications. If the participant would like to book a stay at the Dancs center, he/she can register on the waiting list. The organizer will inform the applicants on the waiting list about possible free places after the deadline for applications.

Op. 2: for ballet dancers who are not soloists in the ballet Companies and will choose the first option (Choreographic workshop of the classical ballet repertoire – ballet choir repertoire and solo ballet repertoire) it is considered that they will only perform solo parts at the final performance, if the pedagogue overestimates that her/his professional technical and artistic competence is sufficient.

Op. 3: at the Ballet Concerts Dancs-Piran 2024, only participants who will attend the Workshop: variations, pas de deux … will perform variation or pas de deux … Participants who will not attend the Workshop: variations, pas de deux … will perform in the parts determined by the pedagogues as part of the Choreographic Workshop of the Classical Ballet Repertoire – the repertoire of the ballet choir and the solo ballet repertoire.