2 weeks of dance,
90+ hours of training,
1 culminating performance... ...experience it NOW.
Enrollment for the 2018 Intensive has closed. We hope you look through the tabs above to get a feel for our program structure and apply again next year. In the meantime, please visit the Big Sky Website for other opportunities or follow our adventures on Facebook.
The Twin Sky Dance Intensive is a partnership between the Warren Miller Performing Arts Center and James Sewell Ballet. The program offers a two-week high-altitude training and performance experience for aspiring young dancers along with career development opportunity for professionals of the highest caliber.
The intensive’s curriculum is designed to build technique and performance skills in an unparalleled natural environment working directly with James Sewell and members of his company. The combination of minimal distraction, high level instruction and the adventurous spirit of the mountains provide a unique opportunity for artistic growth and innovation.
→90+ hours of professional training
→accommodations at Big Sky Resort
→three meals a day
9:00am: Shuttle to theater
9:15am: Breakfast at theater
10:00-2:30pm: Classes & Workshops
3:30-6:00pm: Conditoning & Rehearsal
7:30pm: Shuttle to hotel
Mountain activities in Big Sky including White-Water Rafting, Hiking, Exploring, and more!
This year, we will be enjoying the following adventures:
◊July 4th: Fireworks in the Meadow, 9pm.
◊July 5th & 12th: Music in the Mountains free concert series in the Meadow, 6-8pm.
◊July 7th: Half day of rehearsals. Hiking after lunch. Time TBA.
◊July 8th: Whitewater Rafting. Time TBA.
◊July 11th: Flea market shopping after dinner. Time TBA.
Students posing on the rocks during their weekend hike to Ousel Falls.
A student preparing to demonstrate a pirouette while James Sewell observes.