Wayne State University

Baira Summer Intensive


Shaina Branfman & Bryan Strimpel


Winter January 2-5

Summer July 29-August 2

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SIX DAYS of rigorous training in the movement and performance practices of Shaina Branfman and Bryan Strimpel BAIRA. The Intensive is designed for serious dancers age 12 through professional adult. With a focus on contemporary floor work, partnering, physical conditioning, and self-awareness, BSDI offers techniques, tools and practices for the personal and professional development of dedicated contemporary dance artists. Participants will receive an in-depth experience with BAIRA's choreographic process, learning company repertoire and performing at Wayne State University's Allesee Dance Theatre. This intensive promotes dance practice as life practice and offers dancers the opportunity to experience how this art form can transform the way they interact with the world.

Training Includes: Floorwork, Contemporary Partnering, Performative Practices, Reflex-Response Methods, An in-depth experience wit BAIRA Repertoire & Movement Philosophy

Location: Wayne State University Old Main Building / 3rd floor •  4841 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201

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BAIRA/MVMNT PHLSPHY Dance Intensive Tuition

Information and Registration Form

Baira Summer Dance Intensive Information and Registration Form

BSDI 2018 Faculty

For additional information, contact by:

Phone: (313) 577-2143

E-mail: contactbsdi@gmail.com

More information at: www.baira.co/bsdi



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