NATIONAL AUDITION TOUR
FEB 28 New York, NY
FEB 28 St. Paul, MN
FEB 29 New Orleans, LA
MAR 5* Vancouver, B.C., Canada
MAR 13* Toronto, ONT, Canada
MAR 20* Tallahassee, FL
The Ailey School is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools
of Dance and is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.
Register for an audition online at TheAileySchool.edu/Auditions
June 27 - August 5
SUMMER INTENSIVE 2016
June 27 - July 29
2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR
Students from The Ailey School’s Professional Division.
Photo by Kyle Froman
*Horton Master Class will be offered in this city.
Dates subject to change
APR 2 New York, NY
(Summer Scholarship ages 15-21)
APR 10 New York, NY
PURPOSE: To promote stability on pointe
by strengthening the toes
1Sit on the floor and wrap the xercise band around the toes
on your left foot. Place your
right foot on top of the
free ends of the band.
Use your hands to
pull the band
from your feet.
1Sit on the floor with your legs traight in front of you, hip-width
apart. Loop the exercise band
around your toes, pulling the
ends with both hands so
that it’s taut.
2 Flex your left foot towards you, focusing on
2 Keeping your arches pointed, wing your toes up and away from each
other. Slowly return them to their
original position—you should feel
a slight resistance. Repeat 10 to
3 Return to starting position. Repeat 10 to 20 times,
then switch feet.
PURPOSE: To strengthen your ankle
muscles and promote all-around stability