Intensive program


Intensive Program '23

25 Jun – 2 Jul 2023

Come experience the artistic practice of Jacob Jonas and his company.
Through the values of curiosity, trust, and versatility the intensive is designed to challenge the dancer's physicality and encourage individual artistic expression.


  • Jacob Jonas

    Program Director

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    Jacob Jonas is a director, choreographer, photographer, and Creative Director of Jacob Jonas The Company. His work has reached international audiences, with a mission to make the medium of dance more visible and valued. Jonas’ collaborators include Kanye West, Sia, Rosalía, and Elton John among others. His choreography has been presented at the Kennedy Center, Hollywood Bowl, and Lincoln Center. He has worked with brands including Apple, Gap, James Perse, and Sony and partnered with museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Getty Museum, Swiss National Museum, and Whitney Museum. Jacob is based in Santa Monica, CA, and founded his company in 2014.

  • Jill Wilson

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    Jill Wilson is a Los Angeles native and a Producer and Performing Artist with Jacob Jonas The Company. Jill holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Fine Arts in Dance Performance from the University of the Arts. She has produced and performed in live performances that have toured nationally to venues including Lincoln Center, Hollywood Bowl, and Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. She has been in campaigns for Apple, Gap, and Athleta and featured in Elton John and Britney Spears’ Hold Me Closer video. She was an assistant choreographer for Rosalía’s Motomami World Tour. Jill continues to work as a Producer and Performing Artist with Jacob Jonas The Company.

  • Emma Rosenzweig-Bock

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    Emma Rosenzweig-Bock is a Performing Artist and Art Director for Jacob Jonas The Company. Originally from Santa Monica, she began her dance training at Debbie Allen Dance Academy. Emma received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Performance, as well as a minor in Holocaust Studies, from Chapman University. She was the featured performer for Sia’s Pin Drop music video and in campaigns for Gap, Jonathan Simkhai and Athleta. Emma was an assistant choreographer for Rosalía’s Motomami World Tour. She has also performed across the country at venues including Hollywood Bowl and Lincoln Center. Emma joined Jacob Jonas The Company in 2017.

07:30-08:45 BREAKFAST
08:45-09:45 GRAVITY WARM UP
01:30-03:00 LUNCH
03:00-06:00 CREATION
07:45-09:30 DINNER


On Sunday, June 25th, the O28 shuttle bus will leave from the Torino Porta Nuova train station at 3:00pm.

On Sunday, July 2nd, the O28 shuttle bus will leave Orsolina28 at 10:00am for Torino Porta Nuova.

The ride is about 1 hour, depending on traffic.



  • Application Fee: € 30.00 (non-refundable)
  • Tuition: € 1,400.00 all-inclusive (classes, room, full board, and round trip shuttle bus)

*All applicants will automatically be considered for half-tuition scholarships.
** The program is intended for students aged 18 and over


  • In case of cancellation before April 17th / 90% refund
  • In case of cancellation after April 17th / 50% refund
  • In case of cancellation after May 31st / no refund


  • FEBRUARY 28th - 12:00 pm UTC+1 / Application deadline
  • MARCH 10th / Acceptance announcement
  • MAY 19th / Tuition Payment deadline


  • MARCH 24th - First Early Bird: € 1,300.00
  • APRIL 3rd - Second Early Bird: € 1,350.00

For any further information, please contact


Orsolina28 observes the laws and regulations of Italy and of the Piedmont Region with regards to COVID-19 safety. Dancers must familiarize themselves with Italy’s regulations regarding travel and testing. The dancers commit, through the application to the course to respect all COVID-19 policies and regulations.
Dancers may receive further updates regarding policies and must adhere fully to these guidelines in order to participate.