16-17 marzo 2024

La prima tappa del lungo viaggio di ITA ON TOUR 2024 in giro per il mondo alla ricerca di talenti si svolgerà nella bellissima ed ospitale Romagna alla presenza di un autorevole direttore dell’accademia di danza tra le più importanti ed ambite al mondo: Mr Christopher Powney direttore del Royal Ballet School di Londra. 

In tale occasione si potrà studiare seguendo classi si altissimo livello in linea con la didattica di Alta Formazione del Royal Ballet School, ma anche ricevere importanti opportunità. 

Le lezioni avranno la valenza di AUDIZIONI preliminari per ROYAL BALLET SCHOOL di Londra ed anche selezioni per le AMMISSIONI DIRETTE alla finale di INTERNATIONAL TALENT AWARD 2025. Inoltre saranno assegnate importanti BORSE DI STUDIO

 Le lezioni si svolgeranno presso le bellissime sale della scuola di danza ad avviamento professionale “Ateneo Danza” Via Bezzecca 13/A – 47122 Forlì 

 Info&contact Email: info@mettilealialtalento.it

Mr Christopher Powney

Direttore del Royal Ballet School di Londra

Mr Christopher Powney

Artistic Director & CEO

Christopher Powney has danced with Northern Ballet, English National Ballet and Rambert Dance Company. He performed and created many roles and worked with numerous prominent choreographers and artists, among them Christopher Gable, Lynn Seymour, Frederick Franklin, Ivan Nagy, Rudolf Nureyev, Glen Tetley, Christopher Bruce and Jiří Kylián.

During his dancing career, Christopher began to turn his focus toward teaching and qualified with The Royal Ballet School’s Professional Dancers Teachers’ Course. He was Assistant Artistic Director of Central School of Ballet’s graduate touring company and in 2000 he helped coordinate and performed at a Gala to celebrate the life and work of Christopher Gable CBE.

In 2000 he joined the faculty of The Royal Ballet School at the invitation of Gailene Stock, teaching 2nd Year boys at the Upper School. He then moved abroad in 2006 to take up the position of Graduate Teacher with the dance department of the Royal Conservatoire, The Hague. In September 2010 Christopher was appointed Artistic Director of the Dutch National Ballet Academy. Throughout this period, he helped to establish The Dutch National Ballet Junior Company and founded the Amsterdam International Summer School.

Christopher teaches internationally and participates as a jury member at many international competitions including the Prix de Lausanne and Youth America Grand Prix. In 2022 he became a member of the Windsor Leadership Alumni network. Christopher returned to The Royal Ballet School and took up the post of Artistic Director in September 2014. In 2022 he was made Artistic Director & CEO.