Summer is an important time of year for dancers and teachers in developing their art. Throughout the country countless numbers of programs, conventions, and intensive take place to help performing artists grow. This year all of our instructors at Sunflower State Dance have or are participating in programs to continue their dance education. Check out what we have been up to below!
Cleo Parker Robinson Professional Division Summer Institute
Miss Rhianna took part in the Cleo Parker Robinson Professional Division Summer Institute for two weeks during July in Colorado! At this intensive she took part in classes taught by world renown artists in modern, contemporary, jazz, ballet, and jazz funk.
"Dancing with a professional company pushed me more than ever and I am so grateful! I hope to return soon!" -Miss Rhianna
Miss Fall has been busy all this summer taking various forms of dance classes at her hometown studio Colorado Conservatory of Dance. Here she has been participating their summer intensive. Miss Fall has been studying ballet, pointe, partnering, variations, modern, contemporary, and character all taught by their highly trained faculty and guest artists.
Miss Rachel is ecstatic to be participating in the Dance Teacher Summit in Long Beach, California the first weekend in August! The Dance Teacher Summit is event specifically designed for studio owners, teachers, and professors. There are countless numbers of master teachers who are famous throughout the world. This three day conference includes business seminars, dance classes, guest performances, and a huge exhibit hall filled with the dance world's leading vendors! The Dance Teacher Summit is designed to re-energize teachers and studio owners passion and provide inspiration for the coming dance season.
"I am so excited to attend the Dance Teacher Summit and even more excited to bring back new ideas and methods to Sunflower State Dance! I can't wait to meet some of my favorite mentors in the industry and check out the exhibit hall." -Miss Rachel
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