Teachers Training

August 15 – 20, 2022

August 22 – 27, 2022

Gaithersburg, MD

About Event

Learn first-hand how Master Teachers teach

An interactive program to allow teachers to observe live classes and attend lecture demonstrations from some of the best teachers in classical ballet training.


This program includes classical variation coaching guidance to prepare you and your students for a successful competition sesason.

What to Expect

Observe & Discuss

Watch master teachers teach live in class with students. Discuss and ask questions after classes to gain more insight.

Daily Lecture Demonstrations

Discussion on specific topics regarding technique, combinations, and corrections.

Varitation Coaching Guidance & 

Competition Prep

Attend variation coaching sessions to gain practical insights on how to best prepare your students for the upcoming competition season.

Meet Your

Expert Teachers

Runqiao Du

Artistic Director

Riccardo Riccardi

Master Teacher

Certified Teacher by Vaganova Ballet Academy

Other world-class teachers to be announced soon.

Choose Your Access

1-Week Access

Teachers Training
$ 1499
  • Technique Breakdown
  • Variation Coaching Guide
  • Class Observation & Discussion

2-Week Access

Teachers Training
$ 2799
  • Technique Breakdown
  • Variation Coaching Guide
  • Class Observation & Discussion

Tentative Schedule

9:30 - 11:00 AMObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve Class
11:00 - 12:00 PMObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve ClassObserve Class-
12:00 - 1:30 PMDemo & LectureDemo & LectureDemo & LectureDemo & LectureDemo & LectureMock Competition
1:30 - 2:30 PMLunch BreakLunch BreakLunch BreakLunch BreakLunch BreakRest
2:30 - 4:30 PMVariation CoachingVariation CoachingVariation CoachingVariation CoachingVariation Coaching-
4:30 - 6:30 PMDinnerDinnerDinnerDinnerDinner-
6:30 - 8:00 PMSpecial Seminar*Special Seminar*Special Seminar*Special Seminar*TBD-


Gaithersburg has many hotels within 5 min drive to the studio as well as great restaurants.

Downtown Crown and Rio Lakefront have many great restaurants.



Berrend Dance Centre

9264 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877




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We have rented out a studio in Gaithersburg, MD to host this event!

This entire experience is in-person.

This session will be most beneficial for teachers with some foundation and experience as a teacher. Having your own classes of students that you currently teach will be beneficial as you can apply what you learn immediately.

Yes, we will have discussion sessions as well where you will be able to interact with our teachers and other instructors.

Yes, you can attend both weeks if you’d like! You will have to register twice.