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Dance Performance Workshop (DPW)
Level I (Ages 9-12), Level II (Ages 11-14), Level III (ages 13+)

DPW develops a ‘total artist’ encompassing the roles of dancer, performer, collaborator, creator, and observer. DPW encourages young artists to work both independently and in collaboration with peers, while honing and deepening skills in technique, performance, improvisation, partnering, and developing original choreography. Admission is by invitation.

(Ages 13+)
BAXco is a pre-professional youth repertory company that performs work by some of NYC’s most vibrant and exciting professional choreographers. Company members are exposed to many styles of modern dance through workshops, classes, and performances, and perform on stages throughout NYC and beyond. Company members also gain exposure to different career paths as dance artists and learn about the administrative work of a dance company by supporting the fundraising, marketing and promotion of their work. BAXco is temporarily suspended for the 2017/18 season.

Level I (Ages 9-12), Level II (Ages 10+)

Drawing on contemporary circus traditions and theatrical techniques, AcroBAX  I & II are BAX’s most advanced tumbling classes, combining modern dance, partner acrobatics, performance, and choreography skills. AcroBAXers work closely as  ensembles, developing and performing original group pieces inspired by different annual themes. Admission is by invitation.

BAX Theater Company (BTC)
(Ages 9+)

Newly established in Fall 2014, BTC is a theater ensemble for young artists looking to expand their experiences in collaborative theater-making and performance. BTC ensemble members meet weekly to explore source material, create and rehearse original works, and take on key roles throughout the creative process, including performer, playwright, director, choreographer, dramaturg, set/sound/light designer and critic. Admission is by audition.

For more information about how to get involved, contact us at info@bax.org or 718-832-0018. 

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    New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
    NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council
    Council Member Brad Lander
    Jody and John Arnhold
    Bank United
    The Bay and Paul Foundations
    Con Edison
    The Copper Beech Foundation
    Corcoran Cares
    The Robert & Mercedes Eichholz Foundation
    Houlihan Lokey
    M&T Charitable Foundation
    The Pritchard Family Foundation
    Sterling National Bank
    The Beth M. Uffner Arts Fund
    … and our generous individual donors.