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Special Classes

Private individual and group lessons offered upon request

Ballet Conditioning, Stretch, Center

Class Code: AB1

Tap for Adults and Teens

Class Code: TA1

Jazz for Adults and Teens

Class Code: JA1

Master Classes
Ballet Master Class with Thomas Hanner.
Saturday May 11
(These classes offered exclusively for SOTD students and will include a demonstration of recital dances in the works)
Advanced 11:00-1:00. $35
Intermediate 1:15- 2:30. $25


Djouloukhadze is a Georgian ballet dancer, a former principal of the Georgian National Opera and Ballet Theater of Tbilisi, Ballet Master, teacher, choreographer.He is best known as the first performer of the 20th century Georgian ballets and acclaimed for his highly technical and emotional representations of classic roles.
During his career Djouloukhadze worked with distinguished ballet-masters and choreographers Konstantin Sergeyev, Natalia Dudinskaya, Georgi Aleksidze, Alexander Plisetskiy, Vladimir Vasiliev, Mikhail Lavrovsky, Lev Asaulyak, Alexander Prokofiev, Raisa Struchkova, Fea Balabina, Evgeni Valukin, Oleg Vinogradov, Tatiana Vecheslova, Natalia Ryzhenko, Vladimir Nikonov.
Djouloukhadze toured the world with the ‘Stars of the Bolshoi Ballet’, ‘Stars of the Soviet Ballet’ and ‘Ballet Stars of Moscow, Kiev and Tbilisi’ along with such great ballet dancers as Maya Plisetskaya, Māris Liepa, Marina Kondratieva , Vyacheslav Gordeev, Vilen Galstyan, Malika Sobirova, Valeri Kovtun, Tatiana Tajakina, Nina Sorokina, Yuri Vladimirov, Nina Semizorova, Vadim Pisarev and others.[12][13][14][15][16]
He performed as a principal dancer and a guest soloist with various companies, including the Bolshoi Ballet, Kiev Ballet, Baku Ballet, Universal Ballet.
During his career Vladimir Djouloukhadze performed in over 20 countries in Europe, Asia, America and Africa.[17][18][19][20]
In 1990 he coached a Georgian ballerina Irma Nioradze (a winner of the bronze medal) for the USA International Ballet Competition in Jackson, Mississippi and performed as her non-competitive partner.[21]
Djouloukhadze moved to the U.S. in 1991 and served as a Ballet Master and Artistic Director for the Ballet Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi, until 1993
Vladimir Djouloukhadze started his career as a ballet teacher at the V. Chabukiani Ballet Art State School in 1980. In the USA he served as a director of the Mississippi Ballet School (1991-1993), a faculty member of the Kirov Academy of Ballet (1993-2008), and the Washington Ballet School (2008-2017).[25][26] After leaving the school he started private ballet coaching.
Djouloukhadze has been developing his students into the winners of major international ballet competitions, including the Varna International Ballet Competition, the USA International Ballet Competition, Helsinki International Ballet Competition, Paris International Dance Competition, Paris International Contemporary Dance Competition, Shanghai International Ballet Competition, Nagoya International Ballet Competition, YAGP.[27][28][29]
Djouloukhadze’s students have gone on to become principals, soloists and members of some of the world’s most prominent companies, including the Royal Ballet, American Ballet Theatre , Mariinsky Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Boston Ballet, Houston Ballet, Washington Ballet, Norwegian National Opera and Ballet. To name a few, Michele Wiles, Jonathan Jordan, Brooklyn Mack, Rasta Thomas, Danny Tidwell, Matthew Golding, Melissa Hough, Rory Hohenstein, Chauncey Parsons, Constantine Allen.

$15.00 for SOTD students. non SOTD students $45.00

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