ONLINE MASTERCLASS & AUDITION
February 19 / 20 / 21

(Applications are no longer Accepted)

Ernst Meisner - Artistic Director of the Dutch National Ballet Academie

During D&D Online Masterclass on February 19/20/21, Mr. Meisner will be holding an Audition for the Dutch National Ballet Academy school year 2021-2022 for students from 13 to 18 years of age by September 2021. 
 

David Makhateli

International Guest Teacher, Choreographer

Mr. Makhateli is a co-founder and Artistic Director of D&D Art Productions, the Grand Audition, D&D Intensive Ballet Masterclass programme in Barcelona (Spain), Tokyo / Osaka (Japan), Panama City (Panama). With D&D company, he organised numerous International Ballet Galas and Festivals worldwide, among them: “Meet the Stars”, “Nureyev and Friends”, “La Nuit des Etoiles”, “Stars with Maya Plisetskaya”, “Kremlin Ballet Festival” and other.

 

​Graduate of the Royal Ballet School and Former Principal Dancer of The Royal Ballet, Covent Garden, he has performed allover the world including Russia, Japan, throughout in Europe, United States, Brazil, Cuba, China, Korea, Panama, Georgia and in United Kingdom for Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal family.  Mr. Makhateli is invited Guest Teacher of the Royal Ballet, Opéra National de Paris, Het National Ballet, Finnish National Ballet, Ballet de l'Opéra National de Bordeaux, Swedish Royal Ballet.

Awards:

 

• 1992, Prix de Lausanne

• 1992, Moscow International Diaghilev Ballet Competition

• 1997, Paris International Ballet Competition

Daria Makhateli
D&D Art Productions, ex-Principal Dancer of the Finnish National Ballet, Mariinsky Ballet.

Graduate of the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2005 (class of Prof. Tatiana Udalenkova), she joined the Mariinsky Theatre the same year. Daria Makhateli performed with Mariinsky Theatre Soloist and Principal roles on Mariinsky Stage, as well as on Stages of the top and prestiges theatres worldwide on tours with Mariinsky  and as a guest; UK, USA, Japan, China, Korea, Thailand, Singapore among other places. In 2014 Daria Makhateli was invited by Kenneth Greve to join Finnish National Ballet as a Principal Dancer. Daria Makhateli is a recipient of the “Golden Sofit” award for the best female role in the ballet “Meek One” choreographed by Donvena Pandoursky (2007). Daria was invited guest ballerina of Asami Maki Ballet in Tokyo, Japan.

 

Daria Makhateli is a co-founder director of the D&D Art Productions and the Grand Audition (First International Ballet Audition Platform which took place for the first time in 2016). 

SCHEDULE

 

19th of February
 

17:00 - 17:30 Stretching class (9:00-9:30 Paris time)

Daria Makhateli

 

17:45 - 19:00    Ballet Class (9:45-11:00 Paris time)

Ernst Meisner

19:15 - 20:15    Pointe Class (11:15-12:15 Paris time)

Daria Makhateli
 

20th of February
 

16:00 - 16:30 Stretching class (8:00-8:30 Paris time)

Daria Makhateli

 

16:45 - 18:00   Ballet Class (8:45-10:00 Paris time)

David Makhateli

 

18:15 - 19:15   Pointe Class (10:15-11:15 EU time)

Ernst Meisner

21st of February
 

16:00 - 16:30 Stretching class (8:00-8:30 Paris time) 

Daria Makhateli

 

16:45 - 18:00   Ballet Class (8:45-10:00 Paris time)

Ernst Meisner

 

18:15 - 19:15 Pointe Class (10:15-11:15 Paris time)

David Makhateli

Email to Apply
 

Early Bird Application €210 until January 31

From February 1st €240