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JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

In-Person Instruction
Virtual Instruction
Ages 10, 25
Los Angeles, California
The Joffrey Ballet School Presents

JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

  • Ages: 10, 25
  • Dates: July 5, 2022, July 15, 2022
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Format: In-Person
  • Housing: Best Western Plus
  • Artistic Director(s):
    Josie Walsh

The JoffreyRED Summer Intensive is designed to provide a glimpse into the newly created, year-round JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Apprenticeship Program. Artistic Director, Josie Walsh, together with renowned professionals, instructors, and choreographers lead a daily training ground for classical and contemporary dance. 

Dancers will study techniques intended to prepare them for cutting-edge contemporary and contemporary ballet repertoire. A strong classical foundation will start each day with technique classes, Pointe and Partnering, while afternoons will expand into genres including Contemporary, Modern, Gaga, and Improvisation.

Dancers attending both weeks of the program have the opportunity to join our performance and be a part of a new creation at a premier Los Angeles theater. Experience a taste of Joffrey Ballet School’s newest Apprenticeship Program, coming to Los Angeles this Fall!

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

The JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Intensive will be operated IN-PERSON in Los Angeles, California 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.

JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

Artistic Directors & Faculty

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Josie Walsh

Josie Walsh is the Founder, Artistic Director and Choreographer of BalletRED and JoffreyRED Apprenticeship Program in Los Angeles. She is the Artistic Director of the Joffrey Ballet School summer intensives in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Ballet Director at the Industry Dance Academy in Los Angeles.  Josie has danced professionally...
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Faculty Includes


Akilah Brooks

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Angela Rebelo

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Anh Dillon

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Evan Swenson

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Maddison Burg

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Michael Waldrop

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Sam McReynolds

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Sophia Lucia

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Renee Kester

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Zak Ryan Schlegel

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JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

What to Expect

Classical Ballet Technique
Contemporary Ballet
Contemporary Dance
Contemporary Partnering
Progressive Ballet Technique
Pilates & Conditioning
JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

Location Details

In-Person Instruction Details

A COVID-19 PCR test taken within 4 days prior to start of class or 3 days prior to arrival at the dormitory is required. Masks are optional for students, but are not required. While we encourage all students to be vaccinated, it is not required to attend Joffrey programs in Southern California. On-site faculty and staff are vaccinated. Studio capacity limits and enhanced sanitization procedures remain in place. Our COVID protocols may be updated to remain compliant with local or federal laws.

Tuition & Pricing

$799 Per Week
For 1 Week
$699 Per Week
For 2 Weeks
$599 Per Week
For 3 Weeks or More


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

Meal Plans

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

One Time Fee
In-Person Performance Fee

One Time Fee
Covid Cleaning Fee

Attending 1-4 Weeks
Covid Cleaning Fee

Attending 5 Weeks or More
Processing Fee

Due at Registration
In-Person Tuition Deposit

Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2022
Performance Fee Deposit

Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2022
Joffrey Ballet School Tuition & Pricing rates are subject to change.
In-Person or Virtual Options Available

Los Angeles, California

Our JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive will be held at:

The Industry Dance Academy
15040 Oxnard St, Sherman Oaks, CA 91411

Housing Overview

Sherman Oaks/Los Angeles

Best Western Plus

Available for students 12 and older, with proof of vaccination.

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 Hotel is located close to the studios and will have access to a bundle of amenities as well as indoor and outdoor common areas. Our live-in Housing staff are available to students and parents 24 hours a day and assist by providing support and guidance at the dorm and studio. Students can sign up for an escort to and from the studio.

All of our students also enjoy access to our exclusive student life programs and events. The events include site tours, world class workshops, trips to Museums, and Dance productions.

Although it is not required, we highly recommend that students attending the summer intensives stay at the residence hall.

Housing Details

Best Western Plus
5525 Sepulveda Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91411
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JoffreyRED Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive

In-Theater Performance


JoffreyRED presents “Convergence” featuring our talented summer students from around the globe in original works by our cutting edge choreographers.


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