Study Away Options / Summer Intensives
Duke in New York Arts Program - Through the Duke in New York Arts Program, students may spend the fall semester of their junior or senior year studying the arts in New York City.
American Dance Festival - During the summer, Duke is home to the American Dance Festival - six weeks of intensive study with renowned teachers and choreographers, and performances by major national and international dance companies. ADF also hosts Winter Intensives in New York City and San Francisco, CA.
Dance and Study Abroad - Dance Majors and Minors may be able to take classes that count towards their requirements while studying abroad.
- Duke In Ghana - This program is offered as a summer session through the Global Education Office at Duke University. (Dance Program Professor Andrea E. Woods Valdés was the program director from 2012-2014.) For more information, visit: http://globaled.duke.edu/Programs/Summer/Duke_in_Ghana (Please contact the Global Education for Undergraduates office about the inclusion of dance classes in other study abroad programs, as they may change from year to year.)
Other Summer Dance Intensives (that may not count towards your Duke credits):
- Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company Summer Workshop: http://newyorklivearts.org/event/summer-workshop-17/
- The nathantrice/RITUALS Summer Intensive Project: http://www.nathantricerituals.com/summer-intensive-project
- Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company : http://www.kcdc.co.il/en/summer-intensive-dance-program/. If you haven't already done so, check out the new video about the program here. Dancers can choose to attend either a 2-week program, a 4-week program, or a 6-week program. Registration is in full swing and space is limited.
- Skidmore Summer Dance Workshop with Doug Varone and Dancers : https://www.skidmore.edu/summerdance/schedule.php
- BalletX Summer Intensive : www.balletx.org/summerintensive
- Deeply Rooted’s Summer Dance Intensive: https://deeplyrooteddancetheater.org/learn/summer-intensive/
- Bates Dance Festival
- Carolina Ballet Duke professors Tyler Walters & Julie Walters, Directors.
- Jacobs Pillow
- Odyssey Dance Theatre’s, Dance Utah at Alta
- Tiffany Mills Company: 10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive: http://tiffanymillscompany.org/teaching.html
- Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA.