Open Ballet Classes with
Dance NOW! welcomes Cameron Basden to teach ballet classes
open to the public beginning November 1, 2016.
Tuesday and Thursday | 9:00- 10:30 am
$15 per class payable in cash or check at the door
Where: 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!
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.