The “Company Experience” Workshop
*On May 1, 2020 we announced that we have converted PBT School’s 2020 “Company Experience” Workshop from an in-person program to a live-class, virtual, remote learning experience. The information below reflects this change.*
Join PBT Artistic Faculty and PBT company members for an exclusive preview of the life of a professional dancer.
JUNE 8-19, 2020 | Ages 16+
- Take part in a training experience designed for advanced, professional-track student dancers.
- Learn traditional, contemporary and new choreography from PBT company dancers and artistic staff.
- Link class experience and professional stage preparation through this unique workshop.
- Complements our Intensive Summer Program and other summer training programs.
- Terrence S. Orr, PBT artistic director
- Marjorie Grundvig, PBT School Co-director
- Dennis Marshall, PBT School Co-director
- Steven Annegarn, PBT Ballet Master
- Marianna Tcherkassky, PBT Ballet Mistress
- Christopher Budzynski, former PBT Principal Dancer, current School Faculty
- Amanda Cochrane, PBT Principal Dancer
- Christian García Campos, PBT Corps de Ballet
- Caitlyn Mendicino, PBT Corps de Ballet
- Yoshiaki Nakano, PBT Principal Dancer
- JoAnna Schmidt, PBT Soloist Dancer
- *Subject to change.
11:30-12:00 Zoom Mingle
12:00-1:45 Class/Pointe/Conditioning (Gyrokinesis, Plyometrics)
2:00-3:00 Rehearsal / learn new work
3:45-5:15 Rehearsal / learn new work
5:15-6:00 Q&A with members of the Workshop Artistic Team and more
*Subject to change.
- New Works created by next-gen dance makers, PBT Company members
- Renowned Contemporary repertoire
- More to be announced.
*Subject to change.
Tuition & Housing:
A $350 non-refundable tuition deposit, applicable towards total tuition, is required with completed registration form. The balance of program tuition will be required of all students registering for the workshop and may be paid in two installments.
Housing is not applicable.
How to Apply
Auditions are required to apply for this workshop.
Students who wish to be considered must audition during PBT School’s National Audition Tour or submit a video audition here. While attendance to PBT School’s Intensive Summer Program is not mandatory for consideration for this workshop, it is encouraged.
For questions or additional details, contact the PBT School office at PBTSchool@pittsburghballet.org.