Open Ballet Classes with

Cameron Basden

 

Dance NOW! welcomes Cameron Basden to teach ballet classes open to the public.

 

Tuesday and Thursday  |  9:30 - 11 am

Through August 3, 2017.

$15 per class payable in cash or check at the door

 

Little Haiti Cultural Complex

212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami, FL 33137

Free Parking on site

 

Don’t miss the opportunity to train with one of the world’s most sought after ballet teachers!

Cameron Basden

Dance Director, Educator, Repetiteur, Gerald Arpino

and Robert Joffrey Foundation

 

Ms. Basden has had a career in dance spanning more than thirty years.  She served as Ballet Master and Co-Associate Director of The Joffrey Ballet from 1993-2008 and Director of Dance at Interlochen Center for the Arts from 2009-2015.  Ms. Basden stages ballets by Ashton, Cranko, Massine, Nijinsky and Nijinska as well as more contemporary works.  Ms. Basden was a muse for Gerald Arpino in the creation of his ballets.  She worked on the PBS filming for their Dance in America series of The Joffrey’s production of Billboards, and oversaw the filming and staging of the ballets in Save the Last Dance. As a performer with Joffrey Ballet, Ms. Basden danced work by choreographers as Sir Frederick Ashton, George Balanchine, John Cranko, William Forsythe, Paul Taylor and Twyla Tharp.  Roles were created on her by Mark Morris, James Kudelka, Laura Dean and Choo San Goh to name a few.  Ms. Basden’s television credits include the Dance in America series Homage to Diaghilev and The Search for the Rite of Spring.  In 2003 she portrayed herself in Robert Altman’s movie, The Company.  Ms. Basden serves on the board of The Gerald Arpino and Robert Joffrey Foundation and is the main repetiteur.