AGES 11+         AGES 8-12         LOCATION          PLACEMENT          DRESS REQUIREMENTS         TUITION         SCHOLARSHIPS

  A G E S   1 1 +   |   A L L   L E V E L S

JULY 15 – AUGUST 3, 2019

5 female dancers in black leotards and pink tights pose in arabesque

SUNDAY, July 14  |  2 p.m. Showtime
Dance Theatre of Harlem  |  Tickets: $77

The Pillow is a treasured, 220-acre national historic landmark. It is home to America’s longest running international dance festival, and this year we are delighted to offer our Summer Intensive participants the option of joining us.

Contact Us to reserve your ticket,
and learn more about carpooling with us.

Participate in highly individualized ballet and modern technique classes on a daily basis, as well as classes in related disciplines such as: 
*Music Theory, Nutrition, Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Dance History, Composition, Variations, Jazz, and more!

*Attendance is optional.

9:15-10:30am            Pilates
10:45am-12:15pm     Ballet or Modern
12:15-12:45pm           Lunch Break
12:45-2:30pm           Ballet or Modern
2:30-3:45pm             Pointe or Variations
3:45-4:45pm             Related Disciplines (ex: Anatomy)

9:15am-4:45pm         Focus on Choreography

August 3 | SATURDAY
1:30pm         Performance

*Classes, times, and faculty are subject to change. Students must remain on the premises at all times during the program.

I got up in the morning and COULDN’T WAIT to go to class…
MSB’s Summer Intensive opened doors for me in my dancing.

– Jennie Edwards

Marblehead, MA

Headshot of Jennie Edwards
Photo by Joseph Puleo
  A G E S   8 – 1 2   |   Y O U N G   D A N C E R ‘ S

NOTICE:      A minimum of 10 students must be registered, in order for this Young Intensive to run.
Please RSVP by April 15, 2019.

AUGUST 5 – 9, 2019

*Classes will cover a variety of material including Ballet Technique, Improvisation, Stretch & Strength, Rhythm, Story Telling through Movement, and more! 

9:15-10:30am            1st Class
10:30am-12:00pm   2nd Class
12:00-1:00pm           Lunch Break
1:00-2:15pm              3rd Class

*Classes, times, and faculty are subject to change.
Students must remain on the premises at all times during the program.

I am so thankful to have a mentor like Paula Shiff. We work really hard in the summer intensive, and it’s a lot of fun. I can see a lot of improvement in myself just in 3 weeks.
I can’t wait for the next intensive!

– Lucas Freeman

Miami, FL

Headshot of Lucas Freeman
  O U R   L O C A T I O N
An orange sky stretches over the black silhouette of the Marblehead shore


Photo by Joseph Puleo

Few places offer the cultural richness and sheer beauty of New England in the summertime. Our region has served as the backdrop and inspiration for countless artists for hundreds of years. To this day, Marblehead and the neighboring North Shore towns of Massachusetts are where many artists, dancers, authors and historians choose to call home. In addition to strolling the many quaint galleries, studios and boutiques in town, students may use their free time to visit some of the following local treasures: