Joffrey Ballet School NYC “A Day In The Life of A Student” Feat. Emily Whittome
Meet Emily Whittome! Join Emily as she reveals a day in her life as a Joffrey Ballet School student and see what it takes to be among the best!
➦ Learn more about the Joffrey Summer Intensives – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com
In the first of five mini-documentary day-in-the-life films published for the Joffrey Ballet School’s 60th Anniversary channel on DanceMedia.com, you’ll see what it takes to be among the best!
A charming dancer, Emily moved to NYC at age 18 to follow her dream of training to become a professional dancer. This fall she been selected to receive a full merit scholarship as she completes her forth year in Joffrey Ballet School’s accredited trainee program.
“I couldn’t believe it when I auditioned for Joffrey Ballet School and my dream came true. I could dance every single day and do what I love every day.
There’s long days and long rehearsals. It’s exhausting but it’s great. You feel such a difference. You are working so hard every single day. And I can feel in my body that I have come a long way. I really improved on a lot of things. There’s a lot going on but it’s really exciting. The energy level is really high and it feels so great!
I’m so excited I chose to come to the Joffrey Ballet School this summer. It’s been a great experience and I’ve learned so much. I don’t think I would have gotten this much experience anywhere else.”
– Emily Whittome
Footage in this video was taken during the 2013 summer intensive program, of which Emily attended all seven weeks and had the opportunity to take special workshops from Desmond Richardson and Dwight Rhoden of Complexions Dance Company as well as a master class from Misty Copeland, principal dancer with American Ballet Theater and more. Video produced and directed by Rishat Valitov and Oleg Lugovskoy Jr. – See more at: http://dancemedia.com/v/8667#sthash.lfZtPDJ5.dpuf
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★ San Francisco
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WHY CHOOSE JOFFREY BALLET SUMMER BALLET INTENSIVES?
★ Show off your skills at our end of program performance showcase
★ Small class sizes with 20 dancers or less
★ Train with the world’s best working dancers
★ Earn college credit with University of Nevada – Las Vegas
★ Get one-on-one personal corrections during class
★ Dance 8 hours per day
★ Enjoy new large dance studios
★ Beginner to advanced dancers welcome
★ Train with dancers at your level
LEARN MORE ABOUT EACH BALLET INTENSIVE
➥ NYC Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/nyc-ballet-intensive/
➥ NYC Pre-Professional Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/nyc-pre-professional/
➥ San Francisco Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/joffrey-sanfrancisco/
➥ South Georgia Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/joffrey-south-georgia/
➥ Genoa, Italy Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/genoa-italy/
➥ Colorado Springs Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/joffrey-colorado-springs/
➥ Kansas City Ballet Intensive – https://summer.joffreyballetschool.com/joffrey-kansas-city/
It’s time to see where Joffrey can take you as a ballet dancer! Join us for one of our top summer ballet intensives.
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