TDC Summer Intensive 2018

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Thodos Dance Chicago’s summer intensives offer a unique training experience designed to help dancers reach their highest potential through individualized instruction from TDC’s Founder and Artistic Director, Melissa Thodos, and TDC Alumni. Click here for a full list of this year's instructors!


Intensive Highlight: Dancers explore composition by CREATING a solo work over the course of the Intensive with guidance and support from TDC. Each dancer will be given digital video of their new work to use for audition and application purposes.

TDC offers two consecutive weeks of our Summer Intensive! Dancers have the option of taking one week ($550) or both weeks ($1,000.)


Week I: July 23 – 28, 2018
Week II: July 30 – August 4, 2018


Participants will take daily classes in Ballet Technique, Modern/Contemporary Technique, TDC Repertoire, Composition, and Body Health & Wellness. Each week will culminate in a student showcase performance on the Saturday (7/28 & 8/4) at 3:30 pm.

The Summer Intensives are designed for advanced, semi-professional, and professional dancers ages 18-25.

Audition is required for acceptance into the intensive. Complete this form to be considered. (Note, you will need to submit a video link containing 2-3 minutes of self-created choreography performed solo, as well as your headshot and resume.)

*Student housing is not provided.


Please email us with any additional questions at


Menomonee Club for Boys and Girls

1535 N. Dayton St.
Chicago, IL 60642