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NZDC Youth Summer School Nelson 2018

Come and live a week in the life of a company dancer!

Our 2018 summer school offers daily classes in contemporary, ballet, choreography and NZDC repertoire. This is a great opportunity to grow your contemporary technique and learn from some of Aoteoroa’s top professional contemporary dancers.

NZDC dancers leading the classes will be Chrissy Kokiri, Carl Tolentino and Katie Rudd.

At the end of the week students will come together to showcase what they’ve learned with NZDC!

Date: Monday 15 – Friday 19 January 2018
Time: 9am – 4pm
Showing: 4.30pm Friday 19 January
Location: Peta Spooner Academy of Dance, Cnr Hastings & St Vincent Streets, Nelson

Registration Level 1:
Ages: students 12-14 years
Cost*: Early Bird $315 each until Sunday 19 November. After 19 November, $350 each


Registration Level 2:
Ages: students 15+ years
Cost*: Early Bird $315 each until Sunday 19 November. After 19 November, $350 each


*There is limited opportunity for financial assistance, which is based on hardship and need. If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please email Melanie at [email protected]

T’s & C’s
Early bird registrations close Sunday 19th November 2017 and full registrations close noon Friday 12th January 2018, unless full prior to this date.

Refund Policy: No refunds will be given for withdrawal after Thursday 14 December 2017, unless through injury or illness. Withdrawals prior will be charged a 20% admin fee.

The New Zealand Dance Company reserves the right to change the programme if it is deemed necessary.

Copyright: Choreography, repertoire and any other work taught and learnt during the Youth Winter School Programme is copyright to The New Zealand Dance Company (the trading company of The New Zealand Dance Advancement Trust) and NO part may be reproduced by any process without the prior written permission of The New Zealand Dance Company. We are grateful for your respect of this.