Deeply Rooted Dance Theater 2021 Summer Dance Intensive Virtual Audition Tour

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Deeply Rooted’s Summer Dance Intensive (SDI) offers technical training and artistic development within the discipline of dance. Participants experience a rigorous curriculum fostering learning and personal growth, along with opportunities to learn the company’s repertoire through workshops and performances. The curriculum includes classes based in Horton, Graham, ballet, and contemporary movement. The curriculum also features The Continuum, a series of guided, remote conversations on self-awareness and personal growth informed by each participant’s creativity and artistic process.

Dates | Region
January 9, 2021 | Midwest - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan,
Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

January 16, 2021 | mid-Atlantic - Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York

January 30,2021 | mid-Atlantic - NewYork, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C.

February 13, 2021 | Northeast - Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

February 20, 2021 | South - Alabama,Arkansas, Florida, Georgia,
Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

February 27, 2021 | Southwest - Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

March 6, 2021 | West - Alaska, Colorado, California, Hawaii, Idaho

March 13, 2021 | West - Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

March 20, 2021 | Midwest - Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

March 27, 2021 | Midwest - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota

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A $30 nonrefundable application fee is required when signing up for a virtual audition. Upon acceptance into the SDI program, the $30 application fee will be applied to the applicant's tuition.

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Emerging Choreographers Showcase
Sharpen the tools of your creative process and cultivate your artistic and technical skills as a choreographer in the Emerging Choreographers Showcase, an advanced division of the Summer Dance Intensive. Selected choreographers are provided the opportunity to deepen their creative process and evolve their work on dancers of the Deeply Rooted Emerging Artists Ensemble and advanced summer dance intensive participants.
Applications are open until Friday, March 26. Apply now:

Running Time
3 hours
Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

17 N State St, 19th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 795-9777