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Professional Training Programs featuring Anna Hiran

Episode 14 | Professional Training Programs

Professional Dance Training Programs

A Dancer’s Guide Podcast host, Brittany, reflects on her experience during Broadway Dance Center’s Summer Intern Program as she celebrates the 10th anniversary of starting her UNIQUE DANCE JOURNEY!

This episode is all about Professional Dance Training Programs and how they can truly be a springboard toward the career you’ve always dreamed of. The more effort and energy you put into a program, the more rewarding the outcome!

Featured guest, Anna Hiran, is an alumnus of BDC’s 2019 Spring Professional Semester as well as their three-month Training Program. She is a highly motivated dancer taking both coasts by storm and utilizing her amazing mentors to help guide her towards achieving her dreams. Listen as we discuss how the programs have evolved over the past decade and how beneficial Professional Dance Programs can be. There are so many amazing professional programs across the globe so tune in as we give some advice on choosing the program that’s right for you!

Instagram: @annahiran

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Broadway Dance Center

Steps on Broadway

  • Conservatory Program – Intermediate to Advance Dancers ages 17-24 International Independent Study Program – International Students ages 18-35

  • Summer Study – 4 week intensive (varies in genre) ages 18+

  • Pre-Professional Program – Chosen by audition for full academic year; Dancers ages 7-18

  • Kids & Teens Workshops/Classes – Variety of classes for academic year; Dancers ages 6-18

  • First Steps – Full Academic year; Dancers 18mos-5 years old

  • Summer Youth Programs

  • Teacher Workshops

Peridance Capezio Center

  • Certificate Program – 2 year professional training program; ages 17-25

  • Dance Studies Program – 12 month program for U.S. & International dancers; Beginner to Advance; ages 18+

  • Intensive Semester – 6 month intensive for U.S. & International dancers

  • PLUNGE Program – Performance-based Seminar Program; 6 months for International dancers and 3 months for U.S. Dancers

  • Children’s Summer Programs

  • BLUEPRINT Intensive – 2 week intensive for pre-professionals focusing on Ballet and Contemporary; ages 17-25

  • Teen Summer Intensive – 3 week intensive; ages 11-17

  • Winter Intensive – 5 day intensive; ages 17+

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • Independent Study Program – 1 year program to develop artistry and technical skills; Dancers ages 17-25

  • Scholarship Program – Financial support for full-time training offered to dancers with the highest potential of becoming professionals; Ages 17-21

  • Certificate Program – 3 year program for Beginner to Advance dancers; ages 17-23

  • Workshops – Various Ages and Levels

  • Pre-Professional Program – For Beginner to Pre-Professional dancers; ages 7-17; Audition required

  • Ailey Athletic Boys – Scholarship-based program for boys ages 7-10

  • Junior Division Summer Intensive – 5 weeks training program; ages 11-15

Motivated Movers (Mentioned in A Dancer’s Guide Podcast Episode 3!)









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