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Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

In-Person Instruction
Virtual Instruction
Ages 8, 18
Miami, Florida
The Joffrey Ballet School Presents

Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

  • Ages: 8, 18
  • Dates: July 24, 2023, July 28, 2023
  • Location: Miami, Florida
  • Format: In-Person
  • Housing: Everglades Hall
  • Artistic Director(s):
    Jo Matos
  • Audition:
    Required for Acceptance

The Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Intensive focuses on the complete training of a well-rounded dancer. Dancers are immersed in a wide array of styles, including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary Dance, Theater Dance, Repertory, Improvisation, Modern Dance and more. The intensive brings together a superb faculty led by Jo Matos, who has been a cornerstone of the Joffrey educational process.

Dancers will train daily with working professionals from New York City, Miami and around the country! Dedicated attention and thoughtful teaching methods will lead students towards significant improvement in Jazz, Modern and Contemporary Dance technique. Clean technique, fusion based choreography, musicality and theatricality will be the focus, promoting versatility across multiple genres of dance!

Take your training to the next level, combining technique with theatricality at the Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Intensive!


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

The Joffrey Miami Jazz & 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.

Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

Artistic Directors & Faculty

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Jo Matos

Jo Matos is the Artistic Director for the Joffrey Ballet School’s Children’s 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 Ballet...
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Faculty Includes


Anthony Velazquez

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Diego Salterini

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Hannah Baumgarten

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Philip Kendrick

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Angela Gallo

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Sekou McMiller

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Tricia Albertson

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Shawna Hall Bowden

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Rosario Suarez

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Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

What to Expect

Body Conditioning/Yoga
Contemporary Ballet
Modern Dance
Contemporary Dance
Theater Dance
Hip Hop
Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

2023 Tuition & Pricing

$799 Per Week
For 1 Week
$749 Per Week
For 2 Weeks
$699 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
Processing Fee

Due at Registration
In-Person Tuition Deposit

Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2023

Joffrey Ballet School Tuition & Pricing rates are subject to change.

Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

Location Details

In-Person or Virtual Options Available

Miami, Florida

Our Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive will be held at:

Miami Arts Charter School
95 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127

Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

Housing Details


Everglades Hall

Available for students 12 and older.

The Residence Hall is located on the Florida International University Campus. 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 are escorted to and from the studio.

Furnished apartments
Full Kitchen in unit
Laundry facilities in the building
Air Conditioning
Wifi and utilities provided

Residents are required to purchase the meal plan
Chaperoned activities
Indoor common areas
Safe and student friendly campus


Everglades Hall
Florida International University
1590 SW 111th Ave Miami, FL 33174

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Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive

In-Studio Performance


The dancers will present a Studio Showing at the end of each week. Guests are welcome to attend the free event.

Date: Friday, July 28, 2023
Time: 3:30 pm EST
Location: Miami Arts Charter School, 95 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127

Guests do not have to purchase tickets or sign up for the event. At this time the studio does not require students and audience members to be vaccinated and/or masked for the Joffrey Miami informal showings.


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