Broadway Dance Center’s Summer Session is an exciting opportunity to immerse yourself into the New York industry!
This intensive 8-week program is an incredible experience for dancers ages 18-27 interested in pursuing a professional performing career. Our highly acclaimed faculty, team of advisors, and roster of special guests and industry heavy-hitters are the cornerstone of this program. The Summer Session offers students diverse training of unparalleled distinction, in addition to weekly seminars and master classes designed to introduce the tools and networking opportunities to help launch your professional career. As a Summer Session student, you will gain exceptional dance training and the NYC summer experience of a lifetime!
This summer course is an excellent precursor to our Professional Semester program.
Michelle currently stars as Detective Sonya Bailey on FOX's Lethal Weapon.
Tiffany appeared in Miss Saigon on Broadway.
Synthia was Dance Captain for the Broadway production of Bullets Over Broadway.
Daniel danced in the European tour of West Side Story.
Here are some of the elements that make up this comprehensive full-time program:
After a brief exploratory period, students will select a concentration discipline
In many cases, the Summer Session may be accepted for college credit. Please contact us for a list of universities that grant credit for the program, or speak to the Dance Department representative at your school.
BDC offers rolling admissions. You will be notified of acceptance within 3 weeks after receipt of your completed application via email. You must have a valid email address.
Please contact SummerSession@bwydance.com for more information on how to apply. Applications are considered based on dance training, marketability, and professionalism.
|Early Bird Rate||$1,800||Application Deadline: March 31, 2020|
|Regular Rate||$1,950||Application Deadline: May 22, 2020|
In order to succeed in the program, students must arrive with the necessary funds to support their living expenses during the semester. Part-time work is acceptable, but we strongly advise against trying to work full-time while participating in the program. Please defer your application to the following semester if you need more time to amass these funds.
Once you are accepted into the program, a deposit of $975 (half tuition) is due within 30 days of acceptance to secure your spot. The remaining balance is due upon starting the program.
Upon acceptance, you will be sent a link to pay online or you may mail checks/payment information to:
Broadway Dance Center
Attn: Summer Session
322 West 45th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, New York 10036
Checks/money order made payable to Broadway Dance Center.
A student wishing to withdraw from the program early must notify Broadway Dance Center in writing. There are no refunds once you have begun the program, and no refunds will be given for any absences not made up during your period of study. Any approved withdrawals before the start of the program will incur a $150 administration fee.
Kelly Coyle performed in the Pippin national tour and covering the role of Fastrada!
Corey performed in the first national tour of Finding Neverland.
Erin is dancing on the national tour of Cinderella.
Mallory was dance captain on the 42nd St national tour
Mindy was a featured dancer in the motion picture The Silver Linings Playbook.
Emma dances for the renowned Odyssey Dance Theater!
Gelsey played Constance in The Rock of Ages national tour.
Morgan danced in the Flashdance national tour.
Angelisa performed at Walt Disney World.
Emily is now a Radio City Rockette.
Elleni danced on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon with singer Zara Larsson.
Melanie is a dancing fairy for Tinkerbell's float in Disney World's Electrical Light Parade!
Trevor was on the national tour of Beauty and the Beast.
Megan is performing in Beauty and the Beast at the ZACH Theatre.
Carey danced on Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Sea.
Alexandra danced on Norwegian Cruise Lines!
Julianne is a Miami Heat dancer!
Elise is a Cleveland Cavalier Girl!
Siobhan is captain for the Carolina Panthers Cheerleaders and performed at the Super Bowl.
Shaun is dancing on his second contract with Norwegian Cruise Lines!
Ameen is dancing on Norwegian Cruise Line.
Maddy is dancing on Norwegian Cruise Lines.