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Dance Theatre of Harlem

Dance Theatre of Harlem Intensive, New York City

About the Intensive

Dance Theatre of Harlem’s annual New York City Summer Intensive is ideal for students interested in a challenging exploration of ballet and a variety of dance techniques and styles. This intensive is geared toward male and female students ages 8 – 24.  A minimum of two (2) years of ballet training is required.

Daily classes include:

  • Ballet
  • Pointe
  • Men’s Ballet Pas De Deux
  • Modern
  • African
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Tap

Other activities include master classes, workshops, field trips and participation in a culminating event.


New York City Intensive Rates

Tuition:  $1800
Fees:  $300
Housing:  $2400 (which includes a shared room at the Towers / City College of New York; 19 meals a week; transportation to and from Dance Theatre of Harlem; and activities. Limited availability)


Who Should Audition?

Male and female students ages 8-24 years. Minimum 2 years ballet training.


What Should I Bring? What Should I Wear?

Standard ballet attire for men and women. Intermediate and advanced level ladies must bring pointe shoes.


What Can I Expect?

You will be evaluated during a standard ballet class.


What Is The Application Process?

For most auditions, there is a required pre-registration process. The links to pre-register will appear on this page. If you are auditioning as part of a festival, your audition fee is covered by your participation in the festival.


Is There A Pre-Registration Fee?

Yes. $25.00


What If I’m Not Near A City? Audition Online!

You can audition online! https://app.getacceptd.com/dth

Cities and dates are subject to change. For additional information on the Kansas City or New York Intensives, please call 212.690.2800 or email school-info@dancetheatreofharlem.org