FREE Spring Term Ballet Classes for Yale Students!

Marc Spielberger

FREE Spring Term Ballet Classes for Yale Students!

September 7, 2023

Yale Dance Lab is delighted to announce the continuation of Open Ballet Classes for the Yale student community for the Spring 2024 Term! 

Level: Intermediate to Intermediate-Advanced

Taught by Marc Spielberger 

Select Saturdays:  January 20, 2024- April 27, 2024

No class during Spring Break (March, 9, 16, or 23)

4:00 - 5:30 PM

Broadway Rehearsal Loft
294 Elm Street, Room 303

The class size is limited to 16 and open to current students and those formally enrolled at Yale. Classes are FREE.

To sign up, please email the class coordinator, Lexi Dalrymple
Drop-ins are allowed if space permits. 

Jointly sponsored by the Yale Dance Lab in Theater and Performance Studies and the Undergraduate Ballet Company.

Marc Spielberger received his formal training at the Ballet Academy Munich, Heinz – Bosl Foundation, under Artistic Director Konstanze Vernon. 

He danced with the Bavarian State Ballet in Munich and then the Staatsoper unter den Linden in Berlin, before joining Miami City Ballet. There he performed as a Soloist under the direction of Edward Villella. He has danced at the Kennedy Center, the Music Center/L.A, New York City Center, the Chicago Auditorium and the famous Theatre du Chatelet in Paris. He performed throughout Europe, China and Russia, performing works by Bejart, Petit, Robbins, Balanchine, Tharp, Forsythe, Neumeier, Taylor, Kilian, Duato, Villella, Bart, Baldwin, Martins, and others. 

Since his retirement, he has taught for schools in Japan, Germany, France, Austria and ballet companies throughout the United States and Germany. Mr. Spielberger has choreographed several works for Miami City Ballet and other companies. His ballet “Sanctuary” won the Prix Noveau at the American Ballet Competition. In 2020 he took part in Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet’s teacher workshop, learning Marcia Dale Weary’s syllabus under Darla Hoover’s direction.