We are happy to announce the Gaga Intensive Summer Course in Tel Aviv, to be held from July 28-August 9, 2013!
Ohad Naharin and Batsheva dancers offer an intensive summer workshop for professional dancers and advanced dance students age 18+.
Dates: July 28-August 9
Hours: 10:00-16:45 on Sundays-Thursdays and 10:00-11:30 on Fridays
Classes: Gaga/dancers, repertory, Gaga methodics
Location: Batsheva’s studios at the Suzanne Dellal Centre, 6 Yechieli Street in Tel Aviv
Price: 2860 ILS tuition + 150 ILS non-refundable application fee
Participants are responsible for their own travel, food, and housing arrangements as well as for providing their own health insurance that will cover medical care in Israel for the duration of the program.
It is not possible to attend only part of the intensive. Dancers who register are expected to participate in the entire program.
How to Apply
Please read carefully – our application procedures have changed from previous intensives!
We have limited space in our course, and we will be selecting dancers based on their application materials. Please apply as soon as possible so that we can consider you for the intensive. We will also maintain a waiting list in case dancers cancel.
**Do not make travel arrangements until you have received official confirmation of your acceptance.
To apply for the course:
1) Fill out the online application form at this link. Please make sure to answer all the questions and submit the form at the end.
2) Send the following materials in a single e-mail with the subject line “Gaga Intensive Summer Course 2013 Application” to Deborah at firstname.lastname@example.org:
- your CV in English or Hebrew, and in .doc or .pdf formats only – please use your full name as the name of the file
- a photograph of yourself (separate from your CV) – please use your full name as the name of the file
- a link to a video of you dancing
3) Pay the non-refundable 150 ILS application fee through PayPal by clicking the “Pay Now” button on the intensive’s page on our website and by following the instructions.
We will contact you within two weeks of receiving your complete application (including the application fee) to notify you whether or not you are accepted to our summer course in Tel Aviv.
**We will not consider any incomplete applications and will not review your application until the application fee has been paid through PayPal!
If you are accepted, you will be required to pay a 500 NIS deposit and will receive instructions on how to pay this securely online via PayPal. This deposit must be paid within two weeks of your acceptance in order to secure your spot; if the deposit is not received within this time frame, the spot will be given to another dancer.
The remaining balance of the workshop fee will be due via PayPal by May 1. Further instructions for paying the balance will be sent once your deposit is received. If the balance is not paid by the deadline, your spot will no longer be secured and may be offered to another dancer.
Discount for Returning Participants
Dancers who have attended previous Gaga Intensives in Tel Aviv, New York, and Belgium will receive a 15% discount on the 2860 ILS tuition for the summer course.
If you cancel before May 1: You will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid minus 50% of the deposit (250 ILS).
If you cancel between May 1 and June 28: If we can find someone to fill your spot, you will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid minus 50% of the deposit (250 ILS). If we cannot find anyone to take this spot, we will refund your balance payment but Gaga will keep the full deposit (500 ILS).
If you cancel after June 28: If we can find someone to fill your spot, you will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid minus 50% of the deposit (250 ILS). If we cannot find anyone to take this spot, there will be no refund.
If you have reserved a spot and have a change of plans, we ask that you notify us of your cancellation as soon as possible.
If you have further questions, please contact Deborah at email@example.com