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June 16, 2014 9:00 am
June 21, 2014 3:30 pm
Bak Middle School of the Arts
FL, United States


Nationally lauded American Dance Legacy Initiative (ADLI) dance instructors headquartered at Brown University return to Palm Beach County for a special one-week summer workshop not available elsewhere in South Florida.

WHO: Middle School of the Arts Foundation – ADLI
WHAT: Summer RepEtudes Workshop
WHERE: Bak Middle School of the Arts
WHEN: June 16-21, 2014, 9:00am-3:30pm
WHY: Bringing world renowned guest artists and our area’s dance students together to study the works of American Choreographers

The Middle School of the Arts Foundation and American Dance Legacy Initiative (ADLI) have teamed up once again to bring world renowned guest artists to Palm Beach County for a one week exclusive summer workshop.

Students in grades 7 – 12 throughout Palm Beach County will participate and explore the unique ADLI Repertory Etudes in this six day program which features signature works of American choreographers, while learning advanced dance techniques in this small, focused workshop. Participants will receive unprecedented access to national artists in their only South Florida workshop this summer.

Guest artists include  Carolyn Adams, ADLI Co-Founder Paul Taylor Alumna; Carla Maxwell, Artistic Director of the José Limón Dance Company; Roxane D’Orléans Juste, Associate Artistic Director of the José Limón Dance Company; Julie Adams Strandberg, ADLI Co-Founder, founding Director of Dance at Brown University,  and Co-Director of the New York State Summer School of the Arts School of Dance and Laura Bennett Repertory Etudes and Dancing Legacy Director.

Limited spaces remain to participate in the workshop.  For additional information or to register call 561-882-3828 or email msoafoundation.org. Guest artists will be available for media interviews.

The mission of the Middle School of the Arts Foundation is to develop permanent resources to ensure world-class standards of excellence in arts and academics at Bak Middle School of the Arts, which serves Palm Beach County. The Foundation’s purpose is to identify and secure funding to meet needs beyond those that can be funded by the District. In keeping with the district’s magnet goals, the Foundation provides financial and volunteer support for Bak’s efforts to promote and expand diversity, improve achievement and focus on a unique arts curriculum. Specifically the Foundation funds Artists in Residence, which provide industry professional teachers and consultants for each of the Arts areas, as well as the unique supplies and instruments required for the students to excel in their disciplines. Bak MSOA serves over 1,350 students..

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