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Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

In-Person Instruction
Virtual Instruction
Ages 10, 25
Las Vegas, Nevada
The Joffrey Ballet School Presents

Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

  • Ages: 10, 25
  • Dates: July 12, 2021, July 23, 2021
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Format(s): In-Person
  • Housing: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
  • Artistic Director(s):
    Matthew Prescott, Maximilien Baud

The Joffrey Cirque Arts Intensive is a challenging program that provides a one-of-a-kind experience, live in Las Vegas. Artistic Directors Matthew Prescott and Maximilien Baud, with Tiffany Baker, Dance Supervisor for the Michael Jackson “ONE” show, guide students into the world of acrobatics, clowning, aerial, juggling, cultural dance and other key components of circus arts.

This summer intensive features professional instructors and guest artists who have created and performed in Cirque du Soleil’s greatest shows around the world. Train in a wide array of styles, with different performance opportunities offered each week. A little bit of training will go a long way, in this collaboration between Cirque Du Soleil and the Joffrey Ballet School!

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The Joffrey Ballet School has been operating in-person utilizing Covid Safety procedures since October 2020 without interruption.

The Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Intensive will be operated IN-PERSON in Las Vegas, Nevada this summer. In the unlikely event of a government mandate which prohibits dance instruction, all students registered for in-person programming will be offered their choice of a refund (less registration and processing fees) or transfer to another program.

Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

Artistic Directors & Faculty

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Matthew Prescott

Matthew Prescott, born and raised in Idaho, graduated high school from Interlochen Arts Academy and attended the inaugural year of the Joffrey/New School in New York City. In 2000, he joined the Joffrey Ballet for a number of years before setting out as a freelance artist. Working as a freelancer,...
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Maximilien Baud

Maximilien Baud trained at the School of American Ballet for 10 years under the guidance of Peter Martins, Jock Soto, Peter Boal, Olga Kostritzky, and Andrei Kramarevsky. While a student, he performed with the NYC Ballet, and was part of the original cast of two world premieres: Organon by Elliot Feld and Scenes De...
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Master Faculty Includes

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Christopher Ries


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Guillaume Carreira


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Johanna Sapakie


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Kirk Wallace


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Tiffany Baker


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Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

What to Expect

Students are assigned to a Cirque du Soleil production each week for which they will prepare a performance. Attendees will be in class approximately 5 hours a day and classes will be about 50 min in length. The students will perform a choreographed piece and variety of demonstrations for their family and friends at the end of each week.
Aerial
Straps/Hoop
Trampoline
Bungee
Teeter Board
Juggling
Wire
Character Dance
Stagecraft
Slack Line
Chinese Pole
 
Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

Instruction Formats

In-Person Instruction Details

Our studios are designed to welcome students back in-person safely, with social distancing, temperature checks, use of masks, limited class sizes, and frequent disinfecting procedures, based on the recommendations of Dance/USA Task Force on Dancer Health.

Tuition & Pricing

$899
Per Week

Housing

$649 Per Week
Ages 12 and aboveHousing is available and optional for this intensive.Multiple Session Discounts Available.

Meal Plans

$225 Per Week
A meal plan is required for this intensive.
Additional Costs & Fees
Registration Fee

$99
One Time Fee
In-Person Performance Fee

$125
One Time Fee
Covid Cleaning Fee

$25
Attending 1-4 Weeks
Covid Cleaning Fee

$50
Attending 5 Weeks or More
Roommate Initial Request Fee

$100
Housing Students - One Time Fee
Roommate Change Request Fee

$50
Housing Students - One Time Fee
Processing Fee

3.50%
Due at Registration
Meal Plan Deposit

$225
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
Housing Deposit

$300
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
In-Person Tuition Deposit

$300
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
Performance Fee Deposit

$25
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2021
 
In-Person or Virtual Options Available

Las Vegas, Nevada

Our Joffrey Cirque Arts Summer Intensive will be held at:

Acro Gymnastics Las Vegas
6980 W. Warm Springs #190, Las Vegas, NV, 89113

Housing Overview

Las Vegas

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

Available for students 10 and older.

At Joffrey Ballet School we welcome our students to a safe, exciting and diverse student life where we celebrate our community. Traveling away from home is a big decision, but in doing so you have chosen to increase your opportunities to learn, grow and make life changing connections and memories.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel is conveniently located by the airport and is only a short drive from the studios and the famous Las Vegas strip. Students will have access to a bundle of amenities including spacious and fully furnished hotel rooms, private bathrooms, free wifi, AC as well as indoor and outdoor common areas. Meal plans are required. Our full time live-in Housing staff are available to students and parents 24 hours a day and assist by providing support and guidance along the way.

All of our students also enjoy access to our exclusive student life programs and events. The events include site tours, world class workshops, cruises, trips to Museums, Broadway Shows and Dance productions. *All events are contingent on availability and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Students attending the intensive are not required to stay at the hotel.

Housing Details

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
7250 Pollock Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89119
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Joffrey Cirque Arts Las Vegas Summer Intensive

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