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.)
- New Waves! - Trinidad & Tobago: http://makedathomasinstitute.tumblr.com/newwaves Past faculty include Professors Andrea E. Woods Valdés and Thomas F. DeFrantz!
- Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company Summer Workshop: https://newyorklivearts.org/education/company-workshops-classes/
- 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/.
- Skidmore Summer Dance Workshop with various major artists: https://www.skidmore.edu/summerdance
- BalletX Summer Intensive : www.balletx.org/summerintensive
- Deeply Rooted’s Summer Dance Intensive: https://deeplyrooteddancetheater.org/learn/summer-intensive/
- Bates Dance Festival
- Carolina Ballet
- Jacobs Pillow
- Tiffany Mills Company: Summer Partnering Intensive: https://tiffanymillscompany.org/teaching/
- Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA. Summer Intensives: http://velocitydancecenter.org/festivals/