BDF + Gibney Connect

January 7-11 2019
New York City

Price: $500
Early bird rate (before November 7): $425

Limited drop-ins available for yoga, modern, improvisation and evening events.


Join Bates Dance Festival faculty and artists for 5 deep days of creative exchange. This intensive is designed for intermediate and advanced dancers and features four classes a day plus evening workshops and jams.
The full intensive experience includes a somatic practice, a rigorous Modern technique class and an improvisation class – both with live music – and a composition and contemporary practice class. This mirrors a day within the Bates Dance Festival Professional Training Program, offering rigorous training within an inclusive environment.
Limited drop-ins are available for the 11am Modern class and 1:30pm Improvisation class.
Daily schedule:

Monday – Friday
9-1030: Yoga/Pilates with Robbie Cook
11-1230: Modern with Kendra Portier
130-3: Improvisation with Onye Ozuzu
330-5: Contemporary Practice with nora chipaumire
Monday – Hip Hop workshop with Yvonne Hernandez
Wednesday – Imrov Jam with KJ Holmes

About the faculty:
Robbie Cook
Kendra Portier
Onye Ozuzu
nora chipaumire
Yvonne Hernandez
KJ Holmes