Updated: Sep 25, 2021
BAYER BALLET :: providing opportunities for emerging artists in our community to engage, educate and collaborate with world-renowned master artists.
Come dance with us <<September 26>> Contemporary Master Classes with ADJI CISSOKO
𝘊𝘰𝘮𝘱𝘢𝘯𝘺 𝘔𝘦𝘮𝘣𝘦𝘳 𝘰𝘧 𝘓𝘐𝘕𝘌𝘚 𝘉𝘢𝘭𝘭𝘦𝘵 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘠𝘈𝘎𝘗 𝘑𝘶𝘥𝘨𝘦 Location Bayer Ballet Academy: 2028 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View, CA
___\\___\\___ Ages 12-14 September 26 (9:45-11:45am) $50 http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event...
Ages 15+ September 26 (12-2pm) $50 http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event...
𝐍𝐎𝐓𝐄: 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐜𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐧 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜.
ADJI CISSOKO was born and grew up in Munich, Germany where she trained at the Ballet Academy Munich and graduated with a diploma in dance. Cissoko attended the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre in New York City on full scholarship, before joining the National Ballet of Canada in 2010. In 2012 she was awarded the Patron Award of Merit by the Patrons’ Council Committee of The National Ballet of Canada. Cissoko joined LINES Ballet in 2014. Since then she’s originated many central roles and guested for galas worldwide. Cissoko has given multiple masterclasses and taught classes around the world as part of the company’s outreach program. In 2020 she became certified in health/life coaching as well as in ABT’s National Training Curriculum. Cissoko is a YAGP Judge.
Footage from previous contemporary workshop with Adji (ages 12-14)
Aila & Hanna - Junior Apprentice Dancers exploring musicality through choreographic phrases.
Footage from previous contemporary workshop with Adji (ages 15+)
Photography: RJ Muna