Welcome to our International Masterclass news page! Here, we will keep you updated on all the exciting developments and locations of our renowned ballet masterclass program.
Since its inception in 2014, the D&D Masterclass program has continuously evolved and expanded, garnering a reputation as one of the top ballet training programs worldwide. In 2024, we are thrilled to celebrate the 10th anniversary of our very first D&D Masterclass. Over the past decade, we have witnessed incredible growth and success, attracting talented dancers from all corners of the globe.
We are proud to have established ourselves as a leading ballet masterclass program not only in Europe but also in Japan, Panama, and soon in Korea. Each year, we carefully select the locations for our international masterclasses, ensuring accessibility and the presence of thriving dance communities. We believe in providing opportunities for aspiring dancers from different parts of the world to experience our program and benefit from our exceptional training.
January 3-6, 2024
The inaugural D&D Masterclass is scheduled to be held in Seoul, South Korea, from January 3rd to 6th, 2024. This prestigious event will not only provide exceptional training but also serve as an official audition for the Dutch National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam for the 2024/25 school year. It is a unique opportunity for aspiring dancers to showcase their talent and potentially secure a place in this renowned institution.
Furthermore, the esteemed David Makhateli will be personally selecting dancers, aged 17 and above, for the Grand Audition in Budapest. This audition presents an incredible chance for dancers to further their careers and potentially gain entry into prestigious dance companies.
To signup follow this link
January 7-10, 2024
The winter edition of the D&D Masterclass and Audition is scheduled to be held in Tokyo, Japan from January 7th to 10th, 2024. This event will feature Ernst Meisner, the Dutch National Ballet Academy Director, who will conduct auditions for the 2024/25 school year and summer intensive program in Amsterdam 2024.
In addition to the auditions, dancers aged 17 and above will have the chance to compete for scholarships and the opportunity to participate in the Grand Audition in Budapest, which is set to take place on February 24
To register follow this link.
January 15-20, 2024
The D&D Masterclass is scheduled to be held in Panama from January 15th to 20th, 2024. This exciting event will feature renowned ballet instructors Oliver Matz and David Makhateli.
For information or registration please follow the link.