Conference 2017: Schedule

CORPS DE BALLET INTERNATIONAL 2018 CONFERENCE

2018 CORPS de BALLET INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

JULY 17-21, 2018

FLORENCE, ITALY

Florence, Italy:  A Time to Reflect Upon and Re-examine Ballet’s Rich Historical Roots

*in addition to the conference dates of July 17-21, 2018, there will be optional tours/excursions that conference attendees can participate in on Monday July 16th and Sunday July 22nd.  There will be pre-arranged optional lunches, tours and activities to participate in with other members during each break time and during the day on the 17th.  Information for these tours and excursions will be provided with the online registration and at the conference.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

JULY 17, 2018 (TUESDAY)

            12-6 pm                       BOARD MEETING (Baglioni Hotel)

            1-6 pm                         REGISTRATION DESK WILL BE OPEN(Baglioni Hotel) Optional prearranged tours and activities available

            8 pm                            LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD BANQUET—Borghese Palace

JULY 18, 2018 (WEDNESDAY)

            8-9 am                         WELCOME AND REGISTRATION

            9-9:30 am                    PRESIDENT’S WELCOME AND REVIEW OF SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

            9:30-10 am                  ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            10:05-10:35 am            ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            10:35-10:45 am            BREAK

            10:45-11:15 am            ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            11:30 am-12:15 pm      CHOREOGRAPHIC VIDEO SHOWING I

            12:15-3:30 pm             LEAVE WITH GUIDE FOR WALK-ABOUT TOUR AROUND FLORENCE AND VISIT TO THE ACCADEMIE GALLERY                                                              (LOCATION OF MICHELANGELO’S DAVID) and DUOM  *sack lunch provided by CORPS de Ballet International

            3:30-4:30 pm               BREAK

            4:30-5:30 pm               OPTIONAL COCKTAIL HOUR ON BALCONY OF BAGLIONI HOTEL (will pay online with registration fee if interested in                                                                 attending)

            5:30-6 pm                    TRAVEL TO PRATO VIA BUS

            6-9 pm                         RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE DANCE WORKSHOP

            9-9:30 pm                    RETURN TO FLORENCE VIA BUS

            10 pm                          FREE TIME: GATHERING TIME ON BALCONY OF HOTE BAGLIONI, GO OUT AND GET GELATO, ETC.

JULY 19, 2018 (THURSDAY)

            8-8:30 am                    REGISTRATION DESK OPEN FOR QUESTIONS, INFORMATION

            8:30-9 am                    ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            9:05-9:35 am               ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            9:40-11 am                  MEMBERSHIP MEETING I

            11-11:15 am                BREAK

            11:15-11:45 am            ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            12-12:45 pm                CHOREOGRAPHIC SHOWING II

            12:45-5 pm                  Break time – optional lunch on own and excursions available or explore on your own.

            5-5:15 pm                    PICK UP SACK DINNER AT HOTEL—dinner provided by CORPS de Ballet International

            5:15-5:45 pm               TRAVEL TO PRATO VIA BUS

            6-9 pm                         RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE DANCE WORKSHOP

            9-9:30 pm                    RETURN TO FLORENCE VIA BUS

            9:30-10 pm                 VISIT PIAZZA MICHELANGELO TO VIEW CITY

            10 pm                          RETURN TO HOTEL AND ENJOY FREE TIME: GATHERING TIME ON BALCONY OF HOTEL BAGLIONI,     GO OUT AND GET GELATO, ETC.

JULY 20, 2018 (FRIDAY)

            8-8:30 am                    REGISTRATION DESK OPEN FOR QUESTIONS, INFORMATION

            8:30-9 am                    ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            9:05-9:35 am               ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            9:40-11:15 am             MEMBERSHIP MEETING II AND COMMITTEE MEETINGS

            11:15-11:30 am            BREAK

            11:30-12 pm                ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            12:05-12:35 pm            ADJUDICATED MEMBER PRESENTATION

            12:40-1:45 pm             LUNCH ON OWN—close and quick suggestions will be given

            1:45 pm                       TRAVEL TO HAMLYN BALLET SCHOOL

            2-5 pm                         HAMLYN SCHOOL OF BALLET VISIT TO OBSERVE BOLSHOI SUMMER INTENSIVE CLASSES

            5:15-5:45 pm               PICK UP SACK DINNER AT HOTEL—dinner provided by CORPS de Ballet International

                                                TRAVEL TO PRATO VIA BUS

            6-9 pm                         RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE DANCE WORKSHOP

            9-9:30 pm                    RETURN TO FLORENCE VIA BUS

            10 pm                          FREE TIME: GATHERING TIME ON BALCONY OF HOTEL BAGLIONI, GO OUT AND GET GELATO, ETC.

JULY 21, 2018 (SATURDAY)

            8:15 am                       TAKE BUS TO HAMLYN SCHOOL OF BALLET

            9-10:30 am                  CONFERENCE ATTENDEES TAKE BALLET MASTER CLASS IN THE CECCHETTI METHOD, DIRECTOR/FACULTY OF                                                                 HAMLYN SCHOOL

            10:30-10:40 am            BREAK TO CHANGE CLOTHES

            10:45-11:45 am            GUEST PRESENTATION ON CECCHETTI METHOD, DIRECTOR OF HAMLYN SCHOOL

            12 pm                          RETURN TO HOTEL—LUNCH ON OWN

            2-5 pm                         OBSERVE FLORENCE DANCE FESTIVAL CLASSES (More details will be provided as they are announced by the Dance Festival)

            5-6:30 pm                    BREAK—dinner on own

            7 or 8 pm                     ATTEND FLORENCE DANCE FESTIVAL PERFORMANCE   (To be announced)