TRAINEE PROGRAMS (AGES 13 – 25)
BALLET AND JAZZ & CONTEMPORARY
The West End apartment complex is conveniently situated on Manhattan’s trendy Upper West Side neighborhood. Located right in between Central Park and the Hudson River, you can find the lovely Riverside Park, Broadway, many restaurants, grocery stores, banks, and so many other great attractions nearby to round out this wholesome neighborhood. The building is only a quick stroll to various modes of public transportation, including the 1 & 3 trains, which have stops right next to the Joffrey Studios, Steppin’ Out Studios & Pearl Studios.
The building consists of single, double & triple rooms. The rooms have their own bathrooms. Double & Triple rooms will have bunk beds and all rooms will have a wardrobe and dresser. Each room has a stove top & cube refrigerator. A freezer & microwave are available in the basement. The building also has an elevator and laundry facilities on site. Wireless Internet is provided. The building is air conditioned and each room has individual temperature control. The building was just remodeled in 2014.
Joffrey Resident Advisors will live onsite and be available to assist students at all times. For our younger students RA’s will be available to travel with students between the dormitory and the studio. There is 24hr security at the front door and all students have keycards to access the building.
FOUR YEAR PROGRAM
Competitive and Intensive.
From September through May, the trainee programs trains dancers in classical ballet technique, jazz & contemporary movements and artistry required for an active career in a professional company. The Joffrey Ballet School is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Dance and meets the U.S.A. Department of Education standards for a school of vocational training.