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The Jillana School Summer 2018

Dates: June 24 - July 21, 2018

The Jillana School is an intensive summer program, directed by Jillana, authorized teacher of the Balanchine Technique® & Balanchine Style®, and is fashioned for the young pre-professional, ages 11-17.

Balanchine Technique® will be stressed in all technique, pointe, variation, and repertory classes. There will also be instruction in modern, choreography, pilates and dance studies. Excerpts and variations from Balanchine Ballets will be taught and some performed at the student performance (the last Friday of the session).

The 2018 Audition Tour is over - We had a great time!

You can still audition by YouTube or DVD.
Videos must be sent by March 24.*
Please see Audition requirements for more details.

(*Extended due to poor weather in several audition sites)

Photos throughout the years - click a section to see more!

2017 Summer 2016 Summer 2016 Audition 2015 Audition 2014 Summer 2014 Audition 2013 Audition 2012 Audition 2011 Audition 2010 Summer

Special Guest Teacher: Jock Soto
Former Principal, New York City Ballet
Former Teacher, School of American Ballet

Jillana teaches at SAB

Jillana was invited to teach at SAB in celebration of their 75th anniversary.

Jillana talks about coaching and teaching

(courtesy Anaheim Ballet)

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