329 West Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703
608.255.2211

Summer Dance Intensive and Classes 2022

July 5-August 7, 2022

Schedule and Registration


DANCE INTENSIVES - dancing with world acclaimed guest artists from around the country - along-side Kanopy’s Artistic Directors and Faculty. Deepen your dance technique and artistry. Engage in creative activities. Learn, and learn about, these modern dance techniques, their different foundations toward the physical art of movement, their beginnings, and how artists through time create and find inspiration. Curriculum: Modern (Graham, Humphrey, Hawkins, Horton, Sokolow, Dunham, Cunningham) Techniques, Ballet, New Contemporary Repertory, Masterwork Repertory, Choreography Lab & Improvisation; Stretch/Strength, Pointe, Pre-Pointe, Injury prevention/health, mentoring, journaling. Master works for Repertory Classes will be chosen by master teachers, and there will be Pop up classes with guest artists from around the country.

In addition, GUEST ARTIST MASTER WORKSHOP will be offered for Intermediate and Advanced Dancers.

WEEKLY CLASSES: Beginning dancers ages 6-8: Learn dance skills, dance games, creative exploration, costume fun, learn to work together, and create their very own dances. Adult Beginning and Continuing dancers: For students new to dance, returning, or continuing. Learn in a supportive environment, developing technique, musicality, and artistry.

PLACEMENT: Kanopy Academy Students enroll in their current level as follows: Beginning Intensive= Level 2-3; Intermediate Intensive = Level 4-5; Advanced Intensive = Level 5-6, K2. Please inquire about proper level. New students to Kanopy- please choose your level. If you are unsure, contact us at [email protected] Placement adjustments may be made the first day for Intermediate and Advanced Intensive students.

TUITION: Registration and Tuition Payment are required to secure a place in the Intensives and Classes. In-Person space is limited to ensure the health and safety of students and faculty, and is on a first come, first serve basis. Enrollment is ongoing through the summer subject to availability. Intensives and Classes have a payment plan option you may choose during registration process. No refunds.

WELCOME
We welcome students in-person safely, following state and county health and safety guidelines. Our home is 329 West Mifflin St., next to Madison Opera Center and across from Overture Parking Ramp. Arrival / Departure: 10-15 minutes prior to class start time and 10-15 minutes after class end time

What you will need:
Dancers will need water bottle, lunch and snacks. Dance attire required. Barefoot for most classes, ballet slippers for ballet, hair secured off face, no large jewelry (for safety reasons). Journal to write and draw in.

Faculty: Robert E. Cleary, Georgia Corner, Samantha Geracht, Luis Gabriel Zaragoza, Ann Marie Loesch, Brian Norris, Maya Finman Palmer, Lisa Thurrell, Lloyd Knight.




Dance Intensive Beginning I & II
Dance Intensive Intermediate
Dance Intensive Advanced
Guest Artist Master Workshop [FULL]
Summer Dance Beginners Ages 6-8
Summer Dance Adult Beginner/Continuing



Dance Intensive Beginning I & II

Jul 5-8, 2022 and Aug 2-5, 2022

Beginning I: July 5-8, 2022 for Ages 8-12
Beginning II: August 2-5, 2022 for Ages 10-16

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30-10:50am Graham Modern 9:30-10:50am Graham Modern 9:30-10:50am Graham Modern 9:30-10:50am Graham Modern
11:00-11:30am Choreography & Improv Lab 11:00-11:30am Choreography & Improv Lab 11:00-11:30am Choreography & Improv Lab 11:00-11:30am Choreography & Improv Lab
11:40am-12:00pm Stretch & Strength 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch & Strength 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch & Strength 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch & Strength
12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History
12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory
1:00-2:00pm Humphrey Modern & Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Sokolow Modern & Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Horton Modern & Contemporary Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Cunningham Modern
2:00-2:20pm Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:20pm Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:20pm Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:20pm Choreography & Improv Lab
2:30-3:45pm Ballet 2:30-3:45pm Ballet 2:30-3:45pm Ballet 2:30-3:45pm Ballet
3:45pm departure/wrap-up 3:45pm departure/wrap-up 3:45pm departure/wrap-up 3:45pm departure/wrap-up

Tuition: $390 beg 1 Registration Closed
$390 beg 2 Registration Closed



Dance Intensive Intermediate

Jul 11-Jul 29, 2022

Ages 10-adult

1-3 Weeks PLUS Guest Artist Workshop (August 1-7) Options (see below)
There will be an Informal showing end of session Friday July 29 at 4:30pm.

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern
11:40am-12:00pm Stretch/Strength/ Pre Pointe/Pointe 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch/Strength/ Pre Pointe/Pointe 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch/Strength/ Pre Pointe/Pointe 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch/Strength/ Pre Pointe/Pointe 11:40am-12:00pm Stretch/Strength/ Pre Pointe/Pointe
12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History
12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory 12:30-12:50pm Graham Modern Repertory
1:00-2:00pm Contemporary Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Humphrey Modern & Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Sokolow Modern & Repertory 1:00-2:00pm Horton Modern 1:00-2:00pm Cunningham Modern
2:00-2:30 Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:30 Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:30 Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:30 Choreography & Improv Lab 2:00-2:30 Choreography & Improv Lab
2:30-4:00pm Ballet 2:30-4:00pm Ballet 2:30-4:00pm Ballet 2:30-4:00pm Ballet 2:30-4:00pm Ballet
4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure

Tuition: $1600 4 weeks (3 weeks PLUS
Guest Artist Workshop)
Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks Registration Closed
$420 1 week Registration Closed



Dance Intensive Advanced

Jul 5-Jul 29, 2022

Ages 13-adult

1-4 Weeks PLUS Guest Artist Workshop (August 1-7) Option (see below) (see below) Kanopy2 dancers attend all 5 weeks.
There will be an Informal showing end of session Friday July 29 at 4:30pm.

*No Class Monday July 4*

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern 9:30-11:30am Graham Modern
11:30am-12:00pm Graham Modern Repertory 11:30am-12:00pm Graham Modern Repertory 11:30am-12:00pm Graham Modern Repertory 11:30am-12:00pm Graham Modern Repertory 11:30am-12:00pm Graham Modern Repertory
12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History 12:00-12:30pm Lunch/ Modern Dance & Black American Modern Dance History
12:30-2:00pm Ballet 12:30-2:00pm Ballet 12:30-2:00pm Ballet 12:30-2:00pm Ballet 12:30-2:00pm Ballet
2:00-2:20pm Stretch & Strength/ Pre Pointe & Pointe 2:00-2:20pm Stretch & Strength/ Pre Pointe & Pointe 2:00-2:20pm Stretch & Strength/ Pre Pointe & Pointe 2:00-2:20pm Stretch & Strength/ Pre Pointe & Pointe 2:00-2:20pm Stretch & Strength/ Pre Pointe & Pointe
2:20-3:20pm Contemporary Repertory 2:20-3:20pm Humphrey Modern & Repertory 2:20-3:20pm Sokolow Modern & Repertory 2:20-3:20pm Horton Modern 2:20-3:20pm Hawkins Modern & Repertory
3:30-4:00pm Choreography Lab & Improv 3:30-4:00pm Choreography Lab & Improv 3:30-4:00pm Choreography Lab & Improv 3:30-4:00pm Choreography Lab & Improv 3:30-4:00pm Choreography Lab & Improv
4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure 4:00pm wrap up/ departure

Tuition: $1900 5 weeks (4 weeks PLUS
Guest Workshop)
Registration Closed
$1600 4 weeks Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks Registration Closed
$420 1 week Registration Closed



Guest Artist Master Workshop [FULL]

Martha Graham Technique & Repertory with Lloyd Knight, Principal Dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company in New York City.

Aug 1-Aug 7, 2022

1 week, Monday-Sunday
For Advanced and Intermediate dancers, ages 12-adult. (Level 4, 5, 6, K2)

Workshop is FULL -- Contact Kanopy for wait list options

Lloyd Knight

Lloyd Knight was born in England and reared in Miami. He has a BFA from the New World School of the Arts under Artistic Director Daniel Lewis. Mr. Knight joined the Martha Graham Dance Company in 2005 and was promoted to Soloist in 2009 and Principal in 2014. He has had ballets choreographed on him by Nacho Duato twice, Andonis Foniadakis, Larry Keigwin, Doug Varone, Lar Lubovitch, Kyle Abraham, Liz Gerring, Michelle Dorrance, Anne Bogart, Pontus Linberg, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Pam Tanowitz, Hofesh Shechter and Mats Ek. Dance Magazine named Mr. Knight as one of the “Top 25 Dancers to Watch” in 2010. He partnered with New York City Ballet Principal Wendy Whelan in Ms. Graham's "Moon Duet" and with American Ballet Theatre's Principal Misty Copeland in a Graham duet from "Letter to the World". He was picked Best Performer of 2015 by Dance Magazine. He is currently a guest Principal artist for The Royal Ballet of Flanders.

Students will have an accelerated in-depth study in Graham Technique and Repertory. Informal time taken for Q&A about the artist, being a dancer, careers in dance, and more. There will be an informal showing at the end of the week with Kanopy Dance Company & Kanopy 2. Workshop students with permission from Kanopy Directors may observe afternoon rehearsal process with Kanopy Dance Company and guest artist.

There will be an informal showing at the end of the week with workshop students, Kanopy Dance Company & Kanopy 2.

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
9:30-11:00am Graham Technique 9:30-11:00am Graham Technique 9:30-11:00am Graham Technique 9:30-11:00am Graham Technique 9:30-11:00am Graham Technique 10:30-12:00pm Graham Technique 10:30-12:00pm Graham Technique
11:05am-12:30pm Repertory 11:05am-12:30pm Repertory 11:05am-12:30pm Repertory 11:05am-12:30pm Repertory 11:05am-12:30pm Repertory 12:05-1:00pm Repertory 12:05-1:00pm Repertory
12:30-1:00pm Lunch 12:30-1:00pm Lunch 12:30-1:00pm Lunch 12:30-1:00pm Lunch 12:30-1:00pm Lunch 1:00-1:30pm Lunch 1:00-1:30pm Lunch
1:00-5:00pm Rehearsal Kanopy Dance Co & Kanopy2 1:00-5:00pm Rehearsal Kanopy Dance Co & Kanopy2 1:00-5:00pm Rehearsal Kanopy Dance Co & Kanopy2 1:00-5:00pm Rehearsal Kanopy Dance Co & Kanopy2 1:00-5:00pm Rehearsal Kanopy Dance Co & Kanopy2 1:30-5:30pm Rehearsal Kanopy Co & Kanopy2 1:30-5:30pm Rehearsal Kanopy Co & Kanopy2
5:45-6:15pm Informal showing TBA



Summer Dance Beginners Ages 6-8

Jul 5-Aug 7, 2022

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
4:45-5:45pm Creative Modern/ Ballet 9:15-10:15am Creative Modern/ Ballet

Tuition: $125, 1 class per week Registration Closed
$250, 2 classes per week Registration Closed



Summer Dance Adult Beginner/Continuing

Jul 5-Aug 7, 2022

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
9:15-10:25am Graham Modern

Tuition: $125, 1 class per week Registration Closed



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