Dance Theatre of Harlem

DTH School Summer 2023 Intensives

DTH in the Summer!


Join Us for our 2023 Summer Intensives

Registration Opens December 15

VIRTUAL INTENSIVE, SESSION 1
June 26 – 30, 2023 (For ages 8 & up)

IN-PERSON INTENSIVE
July 10 – 28, 2023 (For ages 8 & up)

VIRTUAL INTENSIVE, SESSION 2
(Intermediate, Advanced Levels)
July 31, 2023 – August 4, 2023 (For ages 12 & up)

For students ages 8 – 24, Dance Theatre of Harlem School’s Summer Intensives provides a challenging exploration of ballet in a diverse and nurturing environment. Led by School Director, Robert Garland, former principal dancer and current Resident Choreographer with the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company, students will be immersed in all aspects of neoclassical and classical ballet training, following the Dance Theatre of Harlem methodology. Students who join us will have a unique educational experience that will have them #StandTaller.

2023 Summer Intensive Audition Schedule

Sunday, January 22, 2023 (in person)
Dance Theatre of Harlem, New York, NY 

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST / ages 8 – 12
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST / ages 13+

January 27 – 28, 2023 (in person)

International Association of Blacks in Dance Conference*
Toronto, CANADA
  • 10:00am – 1:00pm EST / ages 10-17 (1/27/23)
  • 11:00am – 1:00pm EST / ages 18+ (1/28/23)

Sunday, January 29, 2023 (in person)
Philadelphia Ballet, Philadelphia, PA 

  • 10:30am – 11:30am EST / ages 8-12
  • 11:45am – 12:45pm EST / ages 13+)

Sunday, February 5, 2023 (in person)
North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC 

  • 9:00am – 10:30am EST / ages 8+

Saturday, February 11, 2023 (in person)
Boston Arts Academy, Boston, MA 

  • 9:30am – 11:00am EST / ages 13+

Sunday, February 25, 2023 (in person)
Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre, Cambridge, MA 

  • 1:30pm – 2:30pm EST (ages 8-12)
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm EST (ages 13+)

Sunday, March 12, 2023 (virtual/online only) 

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST / ages 8 – 12
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST / ages 13+
Students can audition in person or online. Audition fee is $30.
*Applicants interested in participating in the auditions at the annual International Association of Blacks in Dance Conference, will need to register through the IABD website.