Mercyhurst University

Summer Dance Experience

Directed by Professor and Chair, Tauna Hunter

July 9-27, 2018

*Early Bird Deadline Extended to April 1st! Receive a discount on tuition fees if you register and submit a video audition by April 1st. 

A three-week, ballet focused, pre-professional summer intensive at Mercyhurst University in Erie, PA. 

The 2018 Summer Dance Experience is for students ages 15-23 who currently study ballet a minimum of 8 hours a week.

Featured faculty: Nilas Martins, former principal dancer with New York City Ballet, Jon Lehrer, Trevor Sones, Mercyhurst Alum and our Mercyhurst Guest Artist in Residence, Lesely Bories-Scalise and professors Mark and Solveig Santillano. 

Classes Offered

  • Ballet
  • Modern
  • Pointe and Variations
  • Musical Theatre Dance
  • Repertoire and Seminars
  • Jazz/Hip Hop
  • Conditioning