Joffrey Miami Ballet/Contemporary Summer Intensive
- Ages: 8, 25
- Dates: July 5, 2021, July 16, 2021
- Location: Miami, Florida
- Format(s): In-Person, Virtual
- Housing: Hampton Inn & Suites
- Artistic Director(s):
The Joffrey Miami Ballet/Contemporary Intensive focuses on the complete training of a well-rounded dancer. Dancers are immersed in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Modern, Contemporary and more. The intensive brings together a superb faculty led by Jo Matos, who has been a cornerstone of the Joffrey educational process. The dancers will be given an opportunity to make serious improvement to their Jazz, Modern and Contemporary Dance technique. The dancers will work on clean technique, fusion based choreography, musicality and theatricality. The dancer will have a combination of Body Conditioning/Pilates, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary Dance, Theater Dance, Latin Jazz, Repertory, Improvisation, Modern Dance and to round out the dancer’s experience and Yoga Class to center the day’s work. Professionals currently working in New York City, Miami and around the country will impart their wisdom each day in class. The dancers will have an opportunity each day to ask career questions of these professionals. The focus is technique combined with theatricality!
The Joffrey Ballet School has been operating in-person utilizing Covid Safety procedures since October 2020 without interruption.
The Joffrey Miami Ballet/Contemporary Intensive will be operated IN-PERSON in Miami, Florida 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.
Artistic Directors & Faculty
Jo MatosJo Matos is the Artistic Director for the Joffrey Ballet School’s Children’s Dance and Youth Ballet Programs and Summer Intensives in New York and Miami. She joined the Joffrey Ballet School, as a Director in 2008. Jo devised a curriculum and acts as liaison for a partnership between the Joffrey...
What to Expect
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
For 1 Week
For 2 Weeks
For 3 Weeks or More
Housing$109-$119 Per Night
Ages 12 and aboveHousing is available and optional for this intensive.Multiple Session Discounts Available.
Meal PlansAvailable through the Hampton Inn & Suites
A meal plan is available and optional for this intensive.
Additional Costs & Fees
Due at Registration
Our Joffrey Miami Ballet/Contemporary Summer Intensive will be held at:
Miami Arts Charter School
95 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127
Hampton Inn & Suites
Joffrey Ballet School has partnered with the Hampton Inn & Suites to provide discounted housing options for students and their family. The student/legal guardian must contact the hotel directly to make the reservation. To receive the special rate, please mention that you are attending the Joffrey Ballet School intensive.
The Hampton Inn & Suites is located in Miami Midtown and is only a 5 min drive from the studios.
The price per room for JBS students will be $109.00 (plus tax) for room (1 King bed) and breakfast and $119.00 (plus tax) for room (2 Queen beds) and breakfast. The hotel will add additional fees per person to accommodate for housekeeping and meals, if more than one person stays in the room. The rooms are either single or double occupancy for the same price. If you plan to attend the program with a friend or you would like us to match you with a roommate, you will be able to split the cost of the room.
JBS will have a live-in staff member at the hotel for those parents who wish to have their dancer supervised during their stay as if they were staying in one of our dormitories. This is an optional add-on service. The fee for the service is $150 per week per student. For those who have paid the fee, JBS staff will be available to students and parents 24 hours a day while they are staying in the hotel.
Students traveling alone who are interested in having a roommate should contact the Director of Residence Life, Hanro Janse van Rensburg (firstname.lastname@example.org ) to have themselves placed on the roommate request list. The Director of Residence Life will do their best to match you with another student.
All of our students also enjoy access to our student life programs and events. The events include site tours, world class workshops, trips to Museums and Dance productions. *All events are contingent on availability and the COVID-19 pandemic.
3450 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL 33137
786-581-0600 ext. 0