Right in the heart of Downtown Chicago!
Chicago College of Fine Arts at Roosevelt University
218 S. Wabash Ave
Giordano Technique with the Nan Giordano Certification ProgramSM
For professional dance educators ages 20+
SESSION I: Basic Level Giordano Technique Certification, Tuesday, June 16, 2015.
SESSION II: Beginning Level Giordano Technique Certification, Sunday, June 21, 2015.
For professional dance educators ages 20+. Includes your choice of either Session I OR Session II One Day Giordano Technique + Four-Day Workshop.
You choose: Tue - Sat, June 16 - 20, 2015 OR Wed - Sun, June 17 - 21, 2015.
For professional dance educators ages 20+. Includes both Session I AND Session II One-Day Giordano Technique + Four-Day Workshop. Tue - Sun, June 16 - 21, 2015.
Teen | Adult
For intermediate dancers and above, ages 13+. Includes 14, 90-minute classes. You choose one, two, three or four days: Wed - Sat, June 17 - 20, 2015.
For beginning to intermediate dancers ages 10-12. Includes 12, 60-minute classes. You choose one, two or three days: Wed - Fri, June 17 - 19, 2015.
Starting with the Basic Level, each of the five units of the Nan Giordano Certification ProgramSM (NGCPSM) has its own curriculum and will be taught in separate certification workshops. Participants will be given teaching materials to enhance their learning and mastery of this complex and joyous art form. The content taught in the first two of the five units (Basic, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, & Professional) stems from the Giordano Technique’s rich heritage and has been further developed and structured by Nan Giordano and members of Giordano Dance Chicago.
TO BECOME A CERTIFIED TEACHER OF THE GIORDANO TECHNIQUE, ONE MUST TRAIN WITH NAN GIORDANO.
Experience the Giordano Technique like never before! These separate one-day teacher trainings (Basic & Beginning Levels) will give you the skills to teach the Giordano Technique to your students. Study with Master Teacher Nan Giordano in an intimate, focused, and hands-on setting. Teaching materials are included. Do not miss this exceptional chance to learn this vital art form with the best. FOR PROFESSIONAL DANCE EDUCATORS AGES 20+.
Gain Your Basic & Beginning Giordano Technique Teaching CertificateTM
SESSION I TUESDAY JUNE 16 2015: Basic Level Giordano Technique Certification
SESSION II SUNDAY JUNE 21, 2015: Beginning Level Giordano Technique Certification
Giordano Technique, Company Repertoire, Leaps, Turns and Jumps, Nutrition and Wellness, Injury Prevention, Company Session, plus more. Now with smaller group sizes and four separate studios!
June 17 - 20, 2015:
June 17 - 19, 2015:
Each day includes four, 60-minute classes for Kid’s Track.
Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, 218 S. Wabash Ave.
THE GIORDANO WORKSHOP IS NOT A FUNCTION OF ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY.
NAN GIORDANO Artistic Director
HOMER BRYANT Assistant Artistic Director
CESAR SALINAS Artistic Assistant
and COMPANY MEMBERS of Giordano Dance Chicago
Downtown Chicago has a variety of hotel accommodations, ranging from hostels to five-star hotels. The Best Western Grant Park is just seven blocks from the workshop facilities. Discounted rooms are limited, so please book early!
Best Western Grant Park: For the best available rate, call the hotel at 312.922.2900 and mention “Giordano Workshop.”
A student’s dress is a reflection of their discipline and respect for the art form. The following dress code allows our faculty to observe and correct the posture and alignment of the students. Please have a clean, elegant presentation in your look.
Tights, jazz pants, or biker shorts with leotard (solid color or black
• No “Booty shorts”
• Hair pulled back in a pony tail or bun
• Jazz shoes
• Please do not bring your valuables to class