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Summer Opportunities - Registration Begins April 15
God's Little Princess Camps - 2019

Week 1:  June 3 - 7, 2019  

Week 2:  July 15 - 19, 2019

Week 3:  June 24 - 28, 2019      LEVEL 1 MORNING CAMP ONLY!   FULL!

Two Levels:  Levels may vary depending on age and # of dancers

FULL!   Level 1 (June 3 - 7): 9:30-12:30 is for 3.5-5 year olds (must be 3 by 1-1-2019; dancers currently in preschool or K)
FULL!   Level 1 (July 15 - 19): 9:30-12:30 is for 3.5-6 year olds (must be 3 by 1-1-2019; dancers currently in preschool-1st grade)
FULL!   Level 1 ONLY (June 24 - 28):
9:30-12:30 is for 3.5-6 year olds (must be 3 by 1-1-2019; dancers currently in preschool-1st grade)

Level 2 (June 3 -7): 1:30-4:30 is for 6-8 year olds (dancers currently in 1st or 2nd grade with little or no dance experience)
Level 2 (July 15 - 19): 1:30-4:30 is for dancers currently in Grade 2 or Ballet I (currently in 2nd or 3rd grade); this will week will be more advanced and include modern/jazz as well as ballet.

Jamie Lanier:  Ms. Jamie, the lead teacher, collectively has performed, taught and choreographed for 15 years and loves teaching dance!  She has a strong desire to first see her students own and love their unique creativity and beauty, and then guide them into expression that is technically excellent and spiritually authentic.

Tuition:  Early Bird Tuition Discount if Paid by May 15:  $130 for 1 camp

After May 15 -  $145 for one camp

Deadline for June Camp – May 31

Deadline for July Camp – June 30

Confirmation:  Confirmation will be sent with dress code and additional information before the beginning of camp and will also be online.

*Levels may vary depending on age of dancers attending.

 

Intermediate Summer Intensive 2019 - June 17-21

This Intensive is for:
Perimeter Ballet's current Ballet II A & B dancers
   OR
Dancers ages 10-12 years from other studios
   OR
Dancers ages 10-14 with little or no ballet background

Times:
Monday – Friday - 9:00-3:00

Dress Code:
Students should wear a black leotard, pink “convertible” tights, and pink ballet shoes; hair in a neat ballet bun.

About the Classes In addition to ballet classes, dancers will broaden their horizons with modern and jazz classes. Also on the schedule is choreography that will be learned and used for KidsQuest (a ministry of Perimeter Church). Lead teachers will be Becky Brown for ballet technique along with Elizabeth Magee and Leslie Shivers. Leslie is a native of McDonough, GA. She received her dance training at the Georgia Youth Ballet under the instruction of Magdalena Maury and Jonsie Pollock.  In 2005, Leslie was accepted into the trainee program at Ballet Magnificat, a professional Christian touring ballet company based in Jackson, MS.  After three years of training Leslie was promoted into the Omega company and spent 9 years dancing and touring professionally.  She traveled all over the world - spreading the Gospel through dance in the States, Europe, Canada, Israel, and Africa - performing in huge concert halls, state opera houses, school auditoriums, and even outside in open city squares.  She has also taught ballet, pointe, and set choreography each year at Ballet Magnificat's Summer Dance Intensive in Jackson, as well as in ballet schools all over the States.  Leslie considers it a deep privilege to have served the Lord in this way.  She has a heart to see younger dancers develop an excellence in their artistry so that Christ's beauty and power may be magnificently displayed on the stage.   She is greatly honored to be teaching at Perimeter this year.

Tuition:  Early Bird Discount – Paid by May 15 - $250 

After May 15 - $275

Confirmation:  Confirmation will be sent with additional information before the intensive.

 

 

Advanced Summer Intensive 2019 - June 10-14

Required for all Perimeter Ballet Apprentice I and II dancers, Company dancers and suggested for students currently in levels III-V.   Open to Advanced and Intermediate Level dancers who have had at least one year of pointe work or who receive instructor’s recommendation.

9:00-5:00 (Apprentice and Company Level Dancers)
9:00-3:00 (Non-Company Level Dancers)

Details: The Advanced Intensive is being held at Atlanta Professional Dance Academy - 10750 Medlock Bridge Road, Johns Creek, GA  30097

The week will feature classes in technique, pointe, partnering, jazz, variations, and musical theater.  Dancers should arrive at 8:50.  The lunch hour will include a devotion and discussion time as we encourage students to seek, honor, and serve the Lord with their gifts and talents. Teachers will include those from Perimeter Ballet faculty as well as various guest teachers described below.

Tuition:   Early Bird Discount - Paid by May 15: $350 for 9:00-5:00 dancers; $275 for non-company dancers / After May 15 -  $375 for 9:00-5:00 dancers; $300 for 9:00-3:00 dancers

Confirmation:  Confirmation will be sent with additional information before the intensive.

Guest Teachers:

Peng Yu Chen is a native of Taiwan. Peng began her training in Chinese folk dance and gymnastics. By the age of 10, she had won two national championships in Chinese folk dance. She holds a B.F.A. from SUNY Purchase under the director Carol Walker and received both the Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence as well as the President’s Award for Achievement. She has danced with the Metropolitan Opera Ballet and American Repertory Ballet where she also taught at Princeton Ballet school for three years. Named as one of Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” in 2007, Peng moved to Atlanta where she was offered a position at the Atlanta Ballet. For over 10 years, she has performed in several principle roles as well as taught at Atlanta Ballet’s summer program. She has been featured in works by choreographers George Balanchine, Jiøí Kylián, Liam Scarlett, Lauri Stallings, Christopher Hampson, James Kudelka, Ohad Naharin, Gina Patterson, Mark Godden, Helen Pickett, Tywla Tharp, John McFall, Jordan Morris, Val Caniparoli, Jorma Elo, Alexander Ekman, Christopher Wheeldon, Yuri Possokhov.

Kristine Necessary Loveless started recreational dance training at age 3. She began serious training at Atlanta Ballet a center for Dance Education under the direction of Sharon Story and John McFall. She spent summers training at SAB, Boston Ballet, and Chautauqua Ballet.  Kristine danced as an Atlanta Ballet Company member for 10 seasons: 2001-2011. Throughout her career some favorite roles included: 'Sugar Plum' and 'Dew Drop Fairy' in John McFall's Nutcracker, 'Juliet' in Romeo and Juliet, 'Giselle' in Giselle, 'Black Swan' in Swan Lake, Lead woman in Balanchine's Allegro Brilliante, 'Liberty Bell' in Balanchine's Stars and Stripes, and 'Summer pas de deux' in James Kudelka's Four Seasons. Kristine retired in 2011 and has been teaching part-time at Greater Atlanta Christian School, APDA, and Perimeter.  Kristine, her husband, Matt, and their two children Drew (6) and Kate (2) reside in Johns Creek.

Leslie Shivers is a native of McDonough, GA. She received her dance training at the Georgia Youth Ballet under the instruction of Magdalena Maury and Jonsie Pollock.  In 2005, Leslie was accepted into the trainee program at Ballet Magnificat, a professional Christian touring ballet company based in Jackson, MS.  After three years of training Leslie was promoted into the Omega company and spent 9 years dancing and touring professionally.  She traveled all over the world - spreading the Gospel through dance in the States, Europe, Canada, Israel, and Africa - performing in huge concert halls, state opera houses, school auditoriums, and even outside in open city squares.  She has also taught ballet, pointe, and set choreography each year at Ballet Magnificat's Summer Dance Intensive in Jackson, as well as in ballet schools all over the States.  Leslie considers it a deep privilege to have served the Lord in this way.  She has a heart to see younger dancers develop an excellence in their artistry so that Christ's beauty and power may be magnificently displayed on the stage.   She is greatly honored to be teaching at Perimeter this year.

 

Gia Mongell is from Johns Creek, Georgia, where she grew up studying under Jonnie Kelley with the Atlanta Dance Theater. Throughout her childhood, she participated in many intensives such as the Boston Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, North Carolina Dance Theatre, Movement Invention Project, Broadway Theatre Project, ARCHcore40, Keigwin & Company and with Twyla Tharp. Gia received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and was awarded the Joseph W. Polisi Prize for exemplifying an “artist as citizen” upon her graduation from The Juilliard School. She was an original Broadway Cast member of the Tony nominated An American in Paris choreographed and directed by Christopher Wheeldon.  She has performed in the 69th Tony Awards, The Metropolitan Opera’s Cendrillion, Encores! At New York City Center, BCEFA, and can be seen in the Misty Copeland “Sum of your Parts” commercial for Under Armor. Gia is currently on faculty of Lincoln Center’s Middle School Arts Bootcamp, NHouse Productions and The Commercial Dance Intensive.

 

 

OPEN CLASSES FOR SUMMER 2019

BALLET IIA & IIB:
WHEN:         May 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 - Mondays & Wednesdays
TIME:          
 3:45-5:15PM
WHERE:       Perimeter Ballet upstairs studio
COST:          $72 ($12/class) - cash or checks payable to "Perimeter Ballet"
TEACHER:    TBA
ATTIRE:       Black leotard, tights, hair in a bun.


BALLET III & IVA:
WHEN:         May 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 - Mondays & Wednesdays
TIME:          
5:15-6:45PM 
WHERE:       Perimeter Ballet upstairs studio
COST:          $72 ($12/class) - cash or checks payable to "Perimeter Ballet"
TEACHER:    TBA    
ATTIRE:       Any color leotard, tights, hair in a neat bun.

 

BALLET IVB/C, VA, VB:
WHEN:         May 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 - Tuesdays & Thursdays
TIME:          
4:30-6:30PM
WHERE:       TBA
COST:           
$12 per class - cash or check payable to "Perimeter Ballet"
TEACHERS:   Leslie Shivers, Mary Scott, or Kristi Necessary
ATTIRE:        Any color leotard, tights, hair in a bun.

BALLET IVB/C, VA, VB:
WHEN:          May 3, 10, 24, 31 - Fridays
TIME:            3:00-5:00pm
WHERE:         Perimeter Ballet upstairs studio
COST:            $15/class
TEACHER:      Leslie Shivers


 

 

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