Brandon Ballet announced that company dancer Alissa Heath will be attending the Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Intensive this summer in New York City on a full merit scholarship.
For dancers age 12 to 25, the intensive focuses on jazz, contemporary and modern dance forms culminating in a professionally produced theater performance. Classes also include ballet technique (both classical and contemporary), hip hop, pilates and yoga. The program runs July 30 to Aug. 17.
Heath was also accepted by audition to study for the summer at the LA Joffrey West, the Joffrey Miami Jazz & Contemporary Program and the Joffrey Year-Round Jazz & Contemporary Program as a trainee in New York City with a 30 percent merit scholarship.