Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast

Developing a Ballet Program For Competitive Studios

February 17, 2022 Impact Dance Adjudicators Season 3 Episode 91
Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast
Developing a Ballet Program For Competitive Studios
Show Notes

Guests - Jason Coosner and Addison Holmes 

Hosted By - Courtney Ortiz and Lesley Mealor


In Episode 91 of Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast, Courtney and Lesley discuss the importance of ballet programs in the competitive dance world and hear from industry professionals Jason Coosner and Addison Holmes about their experiences developing strong ballet programs at their respective dance studios.


Topics Include:

  •  What a holistic approach to creating a successful ballet program looks like
  •  The fears that surround the idea of implementing a ballet program at a competitive studio
  •  How to create a ballet program that works for YOUR studio and YOUR students


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  • Courtney Ortiz - @courtney.ortiz
  • Lesley Mealor - @miss.lesley.dance
  • Jason Coosner - @jasoncoosner, @burbankdanceacademy
  • Addison Holmes - @thesaltyballerina


Check out our guests' current projects! 

Icon Dance, Spring 2022 Ballet/Contemporary Competition + Convention www.icondance.org

Mather Dance Company Trans4m Summer Intensive: July 21-23. Open to public ages 5-23
Mather Dance Company Teacher Intensive: August 1-3


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