Jerome Robbins Choreography Workshop with Robert La Fosse: New Dates Announced

Portrait©Bobby Miller


Intermediate-Advanced level students* have the opportunity to study with Robert La Fosse

Mr. La Fosse was invited by Jerome Robbins to join the New York City Ballet in 1986 as a principal dancer after a nine-year career with American Ballet Theatre where he danced leading roles in many of the full-length classics. During his career with NYCB, Mr. La Fosse originated the role of Tony in Jerome Robbins’ West Side Story Suite. 

For the Broadway stage, Mr. La Fosse starred in Bob Fosse’s Dancin’ and Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, for which he received a 1989 Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical.

In addition to his performing career, Mr. La Fosse is also an established choreographer who has created over 75 works for ballet, opera, musical theater, film and television.

Saturday, November 16: 12:00-2:00pm
Sunday, November 17: 12:00-2:00pm

$55 per student | 120-minute session with Piano accompaniment | Ballet Barre, Choreography (West Side Story and On The Town) and Q & A session.

Location: Open Jar Studios | 1601 Broadway | New York, NY 10019

Note: Students registered to attend Jerome Robbins Choreography Workshop, receive 20% off to book additional classes and are encouraged to participate in the entire program of four (4) standalone classes — reward code provided upon registration. 

*All ages and dance levels welcome, please contact AWB via email at:

Photo©Daniel Rader | West Side Story staged by Robert La Fosse | Barrington Stage Company