The School of Dance provides students from across the nation the opportunity of studying with world-renowned teachers. The most advanced students receive the experience of performing with live orchestras in the 4,000-seat Amphitheater.

2017 Dance (Company and Student) Performances

 **All performances are in our brand new, state of the art, 4,000 seat Amphitheater unless otherwise noted.

Week 1:
Monday, June 26 | Ailey II
Wednesday, June 28 | Ailey II

Ailey II’s residency will also include activities such as a lecture demonstration, pre-concert talk, open rehearsal, master classes for the School of Dance, and a mini performance for children.

https://www.alvinailey.org/about/ailey-ii


Week 1-4: Charlotte Ballet in Residence
Charlotte Ballet’s residency will also include activities such as “Meet Hope Muir”, master classes for the School of Dance, open rehearsals and lectures.

http://charlotteballet.org/


Thursday, July 6 at 8:15 p.m. | Dance Salon, Charlotte Ballet
 
Saturday, July 8 at 1 p.m. | Workshop 1 Studio Performance (in Carnahan-Jackson Studios)
 
Tuesday, July 11 at 8:15 p.m. | Charlotte Ballet in Residence with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra
*Includes Apprentices
 
Sunday, July 16 at 2:30 p.m. | Chautauqua School of Dance Student Gala, Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, director
*Includes Workshop 2, Apprentice and Festival (no ticket needed)
 
Wednesday, July 19 at 8:15 p.m. | Dance Innovations, Charlotte Ballet        
 
Saturday, July 22 at 8:15 p.m. | Inter Arts Collaboration
 
Monday, July 24 at 8:15 p.m. | Chautauqua Festival Dancers with the Music School Festival Orchestra  
*Includes Apprentice and Festival (comps will be provided for dancers)
 
Wednesday, Aug 2  at 8:15 p.m. | An Evening of Pas de Deux featuring Alumni Artists
 
Saturday, August 12 at 8:15 p.m. | Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra
*Includes Apprentices/Festival/Workshop 2
 


Sunday, August 13 at 2:30 p.m.
 | Chautauqua School of Dance Student Gala, Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, director

*Includes Workshop 2, Apprentice and Festival (no ticket needed)