Guest teachers announced for our 2019 summer intensives

Guest teachers announced for our 2019 Summer Intensives

We are excited to announce our line-up of teachers for this year’s Summer Intensives, taking place at Covent Garden and White Lodge.

The Royal Ballet School’s Summer Intensives are a unique opportunity for young dancers to experience world-class teaching from the School’s full-time staff and renowned international teachers.

Teaching at our Covent Garden Summer Intensive:

Week 1-2

Royal Ballet School artistic staff including Christopher Powney and Samira Saidi
Edward Watson Principal Dancer of The Royal Ballet
Mikaela Polley and Valentino Zucchetti creating new work
Jane Paris teaching Pilates
Jason Mabana teaching contemporary

Week 3-4

Teaching ballet technique classes, coaching classical disciplines, solos or repertoire will be:

Leanne Cope
Viviana Durante
Elena Glurjidze
Laura Morera
Itziar Mendizabal
Samantha Raine
Sarah Wildor
James Barton
Ricardo Cervera
Téo Dubreuil
Brian Maloney
Thiago Soares
Andrew McNicol and Ludovic Ondiviela creating new work
Neil Fleming Brown will be teaching repertoire by Wayne McGregor

Teaching at our White Lodge Summer Intensive:

Royal Ballet School artistic staff including Christopher Powney and Samira Saidi
Deirdre Chapman
Rachel Hester
Rebecca Howell
Liane McRae
Michael Berkin
Paul Farrell teaching classical for boys
Rachel Bury teaching body conditioning
Julia Ellis teaching body conditioning
Kate Swainston teaching character
Aaron Crosbie teaching Irish dance
David Leighton teaching Jazz
Bafana Matea teaching contemporary
Karl Morgan teaching Warrior movement workshops

We will also be joined by Royal Ballet School pianists and guest musicians.