SJDC INTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAMS
Savage Jazz Dance Company's Intensives are Training Programs headed by SJDC Artistic Director and Oakland School for the Arts Dance Co-Chair & Faculty, Mr. Reginald Ray-Savage. Offering classes in Ballet, Contemporary, Body Conditioning and more, taught by Mr. Savage, company dancers and School of Dance alumni, SJDC Intensives emphasize a passionate and committed approach to training, and students will be expected to embrace this approach as they are challenged to hone their technique, improve their strength, and increase their flexibility and stamina.
An outstanding training ground for contemporary dancers, students of Mr. Savage, Ms. Hurley, and SJDC's Intensive Training Programs have gone on and been accepted to Boston Ballet, University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Ailey/Fordham BFA Program, London Contemporary Dance School, The School of American Ballet, The American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School, San Francisco Ballet School, Juilliard Summer Intensive, Hubbard Street II, Ailey II, Martha Graham Dance Ensemble, Philadanco, Camille A. Brown and Dancers, Oakland Ballet, Garth Fagan Dance, Mark Morris' Hard Nut, Disney's The Lion King, and more.
Anyone serious about their dance training will benefit from SJDC Intensives.
Those intending to pursue or currently in training to become professional dancers, particularly those interested in performing with Savage Jazz Dance Company, will have a chance to experience how the company trains and to learn SJDC repertory (Summer Intensives).
Those wanting to attend OSA's School of Dance will get to experience and gain a deeper understanding of what it is like to train as a young dance student at OSA.
SJDC WINTER INTENSIVE 2022