AUGUST INTENSIVE 2023
Join us for our annual intensive, August 8th-10th for 3 days packed full of classes to push your skills as a dancer! Designed for dancers ages 5-18. You will be lead by RRD instructors along with Guest Instructors - Talya Dozois, Lyndsey Setzekorn, and Britney Hall (Wednesday). Cost is $260 ($210 for the Mini room)
Space is limited - register today!
This event is open to all dancers both currently and not currently enrolled at RRD. This intensive is geared for intermediate and advanced dancers.
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Mini Room: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Originally from Los Angeles, Talya has been training, performing and setting choreography for over 15 years. Before moving to Minneapolis she worked in LA, NY and Chicago with some of the top choreographers and dancers in the industry. Since moving to the Twin Cities she has worked with several companies and studios across the state. She has choreographed for the Old Log Theater (Guys and Dolls & Beehive) and Maplewood Community Theater (Annie) in Minnesota and loves to travel as a guest artist and choreographer. She has been featured in Dance Teacher Magazine and has won several awards for her choreography including nominations for industry awards for peoples choice and contemporary/lyrical and Broadway world awards for her work in Beehive.
Lindsey Setzekorn received her primary training from Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and in California from Barbara Crockett, Allyson Deane, and Sally Streets. She has performed with numerous companies in the US including Philadelphia Ballet, Sacramento Ballet, Central West Ballet, Donn Arden's Jubilee in Las Vegas as well as various companies in Europe. In 2018, she received the National Choreography Recognition Award from Regional Dance America. She holds a BA in Dance and an MA in Education from San Francisco State University and is a level 3 certified instructor of Progressing Ballet Technique. Lindsey directs Midwest Dance Theatre, a local dance company based in Fargo.
Britney Hall is a professional dancer, certified personal trainer and dance instructor based in Los Angeles. She is originally from Alexandria, Virginia she trained at Strictly Rhythm Dance Center in VA. Movement, training and storytelling has been a vital part of her life since the age of 6. She has trained intensely for 20 + years at her craft. She competed at Strictly Rhythm Dance Center in Alexandria, VA. After graduating high school, she attended Columbia College Chicago where she studied Commercial Dance. Shortly after, she moved to LA to pursue her professional dance career and fitness career. Right when she moved to LA she started her training at Edge Performing Arts Center in the Immersion Program; training under world-renowned choreographers and instructors. She's signed with Go 2 Talent Agency! She has had the opportunity to tour with artists, work in commercials, music videos, short films, award shows and more. Some of her dance credits include; Ariana Grande, Beyonce, Paulina Rubio, Netflix, Freeform, The Grammy's, Dancing with the Stars, Telehit Awards, Brent Faiyaz, Nickelodeon's "Victorious", Disney, Super Bowl Commercial fit Drake. Kendrick Lamar, Barefoot Commercial, Luis Fonsi, Big Time Rush, Nick Carter from the Backstreet Boys, Kids Choice Sports Awards, What Not to Wear, Netflix's "One Day at a Time", Die Helene Fischer Show, Cierra Ramirez, Loote, Helene Fischer European Tour, IVY PARK and Print ads for GT'S Kombucha, and more. During her journey she has had the opportunity to assist top industry choreographers including. Britney is the jazz teacher on convention Immerse Artist Experience and travels all over the US teaching masterclasses and setting award-winning choreography. Britney also has an enormous love for fitness and is a certified personal trainer! Britney is also grateful to have opportunities to travel and teach fitness masterclasses/ guest classes at various gyms and dance studios all over the world. Britney's biggest goal as an instructor and leader is to bring everyone's inner "beast" out of them -but more than anything to lead individuals to be able to reach their fullest potential to strive for absolute greatness in whatever they do! Follow her journey at @britneyhall and @bhallchoreography