Ballet Academy of TexasSummer Intensive For Advanced Students

June 3 - 21, 2019

Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 2:45 pm

Technique, Pointe, Mens' Class, Pas de Deux (level 7), Flamenco, Jazz, Modern, Tap, Injury Prevention

  • Thom Clower

    Thom Clower

    Technique, Pointe, Mens' Class, Pas de Deux (level 7)

    THOM CLOWER trained in Dallas, School of American Ballet, Paris, Amsterdam, and London, and performed eleven seasons with Dallas Ballet, served as Artistic Director of Ballet Dallas for eight seasons, Ballet Master for Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and Artistic Director of Yuma Ballet Theatre. Mr. Clower has been a guest teacher for Regional Festivals since 1992, and faculty at the National Festival both in 1997 and 2007. He has proudly served in the capacity of Adjudicator. Mr. Clower is the Artistic Director of the Academy’s performing company, the Ballet Ensemble of Texas.

  • Anna Donovan

    Anna Donovan (June 3-7)

    Technique, Pointe, Pas de Deux (level 7)

    ANNA DONOVAN A native of Ireland, Anna Donovan won a scholarship to train at the Royal Ballet School in England when she was ten years old. After performing in Kaiserslautern, Germany she joined the Irish National Ballet and was rapidly promoted to Principal Dancer. She joined the staff of Ballet Dallas in 1991, serving as Principal Ballet Mistress and instructor of the Dallas Conservatory of Ballet. She is included in The Who’s Who of Teachers in America 2000, 2001, 2005. Anna
    joined the artistic staff at Texas Ballet Theater as Principal Ballet Master in 2000.

  • Peter Stark

    Peter Stark (June 10-14)

    Technique, Pointe, Mens' Class, Pas de Deux (level 7)

    PETER STARK is Associate Director, Boston Ballet II, and Head of Men's Program, Boston Ballet School. Peter began his performing career with New York City Ballet and Boston Ballet and went on to be a leading dancer with The Washington Ballet. Mr. Stark trained at the School of American Ballet. Stark is the founding artistic director of Next Generation Ballet (NGB) in Tampa, which won several best school awards. Peter Stark studied business administration at Strayer University in Washington, D.C. and judges dance internationally