Hathaway & Company Performance Ensembles

Program Description

Hathaway Contemporary Dance Project, (The Project)

…… is a contemporary dance ensemble produced by the Academy that will provide performance and composition experience rooted in contemporary & jazz dance technique, improvisation and development of student choreographic skills. Performance opportunities with informal studio showings, community dance events and main stage repertoire performance concerts and academy recital performance for Level IV through Pre-Professional Division. The Project repertoire includes modern or contemporary technique and various forms of jazz dance. Both genres will be included in The Project repertoire. There will be three ensembles, The Junior Ensemble, The Ensemble, and The Senior Ensemble. All groups will have a minimum of two choreographed dance works created for performances by resident and guest choreographers. (Student Choreography Opportunities are available, Guidelines upon request)

Hathaway Ballet Company, (The Company)

…… is a Ballet based Performing Dance Company produced by the Academy open to students in Ballet Levels VI & VII. The Company will provide the dancers an opportunity to develop artistry and strengthen performance skills based both in Classical Ballet & Contemporary Ballet techniques.

The Company

…compliments the Hathaway Contemporary Dance Ensemble and the dancers of The Company will have the opportunity to perform in Nutcracker without audition and the possibility to be invited to join CCBT Youth Ensemble

Performance Opportunities

Hathaway & Company May Choreographers Showcase, HAB Recital Performance

informal studio showings, community dance events

Fees

Payable to Hathaway Academy of Ballet

The ensemble fees are in addition to the regular monthly tuition and do not include recital fee!

$65 monthly company membership fee will be applied towards choreography fee & faculty

$100 monthly fee for dancers participating in both The Project & The Company

$45-$70 costume fee will be for each choreographed dance work.

$100 production fee will be required for May “Choreographers Showcase” performance.

This fee will offset cost of theatre rental, stage labor and technical expenses.