Wayne State University


Complexions Detroit Summer Intensive Promo Video

Students from around the country and across the globe have joined us for the intensive. Learn more below.

The Complexions Contemporary Ballet Intensive Program instructs its students like no other. It guides dancers to achieve their full artistic potential in the unique and exclusive style of ComplexionsContemporary Ballet. Students are taught the Complexions Technique through classroom exercises and company repertoire instruction. Participants experience techniques designed to cultivate and develop strong, well-trained dancers who are educated to perform more skillfully and creatively.

Students attending Complexions Detroit Summer Intensive 2018 will:

  • Attend the Complexions Contemporary Ballet Company performance on June 16th, 2018 at the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

  • Study with Complexions Artistic Directors and company members for two amazing weeks of a variety of techniques. Including "Nique" the unparalleled contemporary ballet technique specifically developed by Artistic Directors  Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson.

  • Perform Complexions repertory and technique at the Student Showcase with Complexions Company members on Friday June 29th at 3:00pm on the very same Detroit Music Hall stage! 

  • Complexions Faculty 2018 (subject to change)

Dates and Deadlines 

  • February 25, 2018 - CDSI Scholarship Audition
  • February 27, 2018 - Early Bird Special Deadline
  • May 30, 2018 - Application and Payment Deadline

Forms and Schedule 


Register using your credit card 

Alumni rate not available online. For questions or to register at the alumni rate, please email complexionsdsi@gmail.com.





Order a DVD of the 2017 Student Showcase by emailing complexionsdsi@gmail.com, completing the form below, and mailing with payment (checks made payable to Wayne State University)

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