UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Choose your workshop below. Information about international and mail-in payments below. We offer limited work-study and scholarship positions through-out the year. Complete the applications below and email workshop@bandaloop.org for additional inquiries.


   Registration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$320

BANDALOOPING Weekly Series

JANUARY 22-MARCH 19 | MONDAY'S  7:00pm-9:00pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none

An 8-week OPEN LEVEL series on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, creative process,  safety, and performance.  

This series provides the dedicated dancer a chance to regularly ascend into a practice of BANDALOOP’s signature style of dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied. The 8 weeks will culminate in an informal showing.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 


   Registration Fees  are transferable and non-r  efundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Level 2

FEBRUARY 3 + 4
SATURDAY-SUNDAY  10:00am-1:30pm

Ages 14+
prerequisite:
An intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice, and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years.  Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety.

Level 2 Weekend Workshop takes students deeper into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance. We will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space. Level 2 brings more focus to developing rotational awareness, as well as articulation and sensitivity in the dancing body. Students will have opportunities to express their own artistic voice as well as learn existing BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 


   Registration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Open Level

FEBRUARY 3 + 4
SATURDAY + SUNDAY 3:00pm-6:30pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none

An Open Level Weekend  Workshop on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, safety and performance.  

Join us as we ascend into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 


   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

FREE

BANDALOOP Open House

SUNDAY, MARCH 4

Youth Free to Fly
AGES 9-13 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Limited to 16 participants.
Free to Fly
Ages 14+ | 2:00pm-4:00pm
Limited to 40 participants.

Get a free flight test at Bandaloop: Float in the air and dance on walls! No experience necessary. All gear provided.

To REGISTER email workshop@bandaloop.org with preferred session, participants name and contact information.


   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$320

NEXT LEVEL BANDALOOPING

APRIL 30-May 24
4-Week Series |Mondays + Thursdays 7pm-9pM

Ages 14+
prerequisite: An intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice, and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years.  Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety.

Starting from a foundation in Bandaloop’s Culture of Safety, Next Level Bandalooping applies harness movement to improvisation, partnering, and the generation of choreographic ideas. Students will be guided in discovering and developing their own off-the-ground voice. Focused more on process than product, next level bandalooping asks students to play with what is important to them in movement, life and art while utilizing the suspension, float and pendulum possiblitiles of Bandalooping.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: APRIL 23
Participation Waivers completed no later than APRIL 25

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Level 2

MAY 19-20 | Saturday + Sunday 10:00am-1:30pm 

Ages 14+
prerequisite: An intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice, and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years.  Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety.

Level 2 Weekend Workshop takes students deeper into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance. We will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space. Level 2 brings more focus to developing rotational awareness, as well as articulation and sensitivity in the dancing body. Students will have opportunities to express their own artistic voice as well as learn existing BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: MAY 11
Participation Waivers completed no later than MAY 14

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Open Level

MAY 19 - 20 | SATURDAY + SUNDAY 3:00pm-6:30pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none

An Open Level Weekend  Workshop on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, safety and performance.  No experience necessary.

Join us as we ascend into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering). All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: MAY 11
Participation Waivers completed no later than MAY 14

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$425

VERTICAL CREATIVES DAY CAMP

JULY 9 - 20
Week 1: July 9-13
Ages 8-11 

Week 2: July 16-20
Ages 9-13

prerequisite: none

$425.00 prior to May 1 | $500.00 after May 1 | Inquire about our $50 sibling discount
Additions:
Aftercare $15day/$75week

Daily Schedule: 
9am - 12pm First Session
12pm - 1pm Lunch Break
3pm-4pm After Care (optional)

COME SPEND A WEEK IN VERTICAL CREATIVITY WITH BANDALOOP! Your imagination will fly with daily creative movement class, harness assisted vertical dance, art making.   Campers will train in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety — caring for themselves and one another while learning new ways to move. Dance practice, athletic creative play and collaboration mix together - giving campers opportunities to be bold, strong and generous.. The week will culminate in an informal showing for family and friends. No Experience Necessary – All Gear Provided. Participants bring their own lunch and snacks. 

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: JULY 2
Participation Waivers completed no later than JULY 4

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$600

BANDALOOPING SUMMER INTENSIVE

AUGUST 6-17 | Monday-Friday

Ages 14+
Week 1 [August 6-10] – BANDALOOPING Open Level
prerequisite: none
Week 2 [August 13-17] – BANDALOOPING Ascended Intermediate/Advanced 
Prerequisite: Must have taken BANDALOOPING Summer Intensive Week 1. Experienced vertical dancers who have BANDALOOPED in the past or have similar can apply to be accepted to attend only week 2.

 

  DAILY SCHEDULE  
        10am - 1pm First Session
        1-2pm Lunch Break
        2pm - 5pm Second Session

$600.00 Before June 1 | $675.00 After June 1
$1,100.00 for 2 Weeks
Housing not included

Week 1: BANDALOOPING Open Level

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN 5 DAYS OF BANDALOOPING! Grounded in BANDALOOP’s culture of safety, daily practice will consist of On the Ground Technique Class: warming, strengthening, releasing and articulating the body with precision, momentum and joy. We will become intimate with the ground as a starting point, then bring our dance into the air. BANDALOOPING Technique: drawing on decades of experience, we will gain loft with rope and harness. Fundamentals of safety, gear training, sound body mechanics, harness dance, partnering and recuperative techniques will be covered. Aerial Composition and Performance: Afternoon sessions will activate in creative, expressive and compositional modalities. Be supported and inspired to make dances, learn repertory, collaborate and co-inspire as a group. All gear will be supplied.

SPECIAL ACTIVITIES include evening story time with BANDALOOP Founder/Artistic Director Amelia Rudolph; A Movie Night screening of old and newer works followed by Q + A with company members; Field trip day to dance on a site-specific Bay Area location.

Week 2: BANDALOOPING Ascended
Intermediate/Advanced Level 

This is a continuing workshop for committed dancers who have experienced BANDALOOPING and want to take the work to the next level. A perfect pairing with our BANDALOOPING Summer Intensive the previous week, BANDALOOPING Ascended will focus on performance training, site specific composition, advanced skills and self care. This week also features a lecture and Q+A with lead riggers and administrative staff of BANDALOOP, sharing the logistical side of running an internationally touring site reactive dance company. BANDALOOPING Ascended will culminate with a performance party where participants will share the work and celebrate their accomplishments.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: JULY 30
Participation Waivers completed no later than AUGUST 1

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

UP THE WALLS

SEPTEMBER 04–OCTOBER 24
TUESDAYS 4:00pm-6:30pm

Ages 9-13
prerequisite: none

Bandalooping is a fun way for youth to develop safety awareness, athletic creative expression, coordination,core strength, confidence and collaboration. Grounded in Bandaloop’s Culture of safety, young dancers will learn the basics of harness assisted dancing on our studio dance walls, trampoline wall and low flying floor space. This series culminates in an informal sharing for family and friends.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: AUGUST 28
Participation Waivers completed no later than AUGUST 31

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$320

BANDALOOPING Weekly Series

SEPTEMBER 10–NOVEMBER 5
Mondays 7:00pm-9:00pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none


An 8-week OPEN LEVEL series on BANDALOOP;s signature on-and-off the ground technique, creative process,  safety, and performance.

This series provides the dedicated dancer a chance to regularly ascend into an in-depth practice of BANDALOOP’s signature style of dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied. The 8 weeks will culminate in an informal showing.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: SEPTEMBER 3
Participation Waivers completed no later than SEPTEMBER 5

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Level 2

OCTOBER 13–14 |Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-1:30pm

Age 14+
prerequisite: An intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice, and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years.  Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety.

Level 2 Weekend Workshop on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, safety and performance.

Join us as we ascend into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout.

Registration Closes: OCTOBER 5
Participation Waivers completed no later than OCTOBER 8  

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Open Level

OCTOBER 13-14 | Saturday-Sunday 3pm-6:30pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none

An Open Level Weekend  Workshop on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, safety and performance.

Join us as we ascend into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: OCTOBER 5
Participation Waivers completed no later than OCTOBER 8  

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

UP TO BE SEEN

$400

NOV 8-DEC 7 | BANDALOOP PERFORMANCE INTENSIVE

MONDAY + THURSDAY 6:30pm-9:00pm

PUBLIC PERFORMANCE
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7 at 8:00PM
Dancer call time: 5:00PM

Ages 14+
prerequisite: An intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice, and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years.  Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP’s Culture of Safety.

A new series for experienced BANDALOOP students interested in performing aerial work. After revisiting safety and fundamentals of Bandalooping, this series will look at aerial dance composition, BANDALOOP repertoire and performance. Special attention will be given to musicality, theatricality, improvisation as performance, considering site, and relating to gear/apparatus as a dance partner. All gear will be provided. Practice into Performance will culminate into a public performance on December 15th at 8pm.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: OCTOBER 31
Participation Waivers completed no later than NOVEMBER 5

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

BANDALOOPING Open Level

DECEMBER 8-9 | Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-1:30pm

Ages 12+
prerequisite: none

An Open Level Weekend  Workshop on BANDALOOP’s signature on-and-off the ground technique, safety and performance.  

Join us as we ascend into BANDALOOP’s signature style of aerial dance.  From a foundation of safety and equipment training, we will activate BANDALOOP’s dance walls, trampoline wall, and low flying floor space with fun and rigorous dancing. Lessons include harness movement fundamentals, creative process, more advanced work (wall running, flipping, extended air time, partnering) and BANDALOOP repertory. All gear will be supplied.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: NOVEMBER 30
Participation Waivers completed no later than DECEMBER 3  

   Re  gistration Fees  are transferable and non-refundable.

Registration Fees are transferable and non-refundable.

$200

TOUCH GRAVITY

DECEMBER 8-9 | Saturday-Sunday 3:00pm-6:30pm
Bandaloop Partnering- on the ground and in the air

Ages 12+
prerequisite: Open level, come solo or with a friend!

With the ground as our first partner, this workshop starts in a sensation-based quest to have an honest relationship with gravity. Laying a foundation of respect and sensitivity in person to person touch, we will activate principals of contact improvisation mixed with BANDALOOP’s signature on and off the ground dancing. We will leave space for surprise in the dance, strengthen our ability to be present to the unfolding physical moment and stay open to the unknown. We will also offer tried and true techniques - sound body mechanics for shared weight, landing gear, taking lifts and riding momentum in partnership. All gear will be provided.

Be sure to include the Participants Full Name in Notes to Seller in Checkout. 

Registration Closes: NOVEMBER 30
Participation Waivers completed no later than DECEMBER 3

OTHER PAYMENT OPTIONS


INTERNATIONAL PAYMENTS – Submit registration fees in full via the PayPal button below. Payments should be sent to our email workshop@bandaloop.org.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS   Select below the intended application. Applicants should expect a response 1 month prior to the intended program.

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION — Send Payment in Full to
BANDALOOP 2201 Broadway, Suite PH2, Oakland, CA 94612

 Include the following:

  • Name & Date of the Program
  • Participant Name
  • Address
  • Email

*You will receive an email confirmation

WORK-STUDY APPLICATION — Interested in the work-study program at BANDALOOP? Apply hours worked towards your next BANDALOOP Workshop! Questions regarding open opportunities, email workshop@bandaloop.org.


GIVE THE GIFT OF FLIGHT

Gift certificates can be purchased in any denomination to be applied toward to BANDALOOP’s Education Programing. Certificates are customizable with an iconic BANDALOOP image and message, then sent to the purchaser as a JPEG File unless otherwise specified.