Anouk van Dijk and Chunky Move

 will be touring in the Neterlands in December!

We are happy to announce that Anouk will teach the open class 1-5 december, ánd will lead a two days workshop in that week.

More info will follow soon......


Winter Intensive 2014

At December 28,29, 30 we will have our first
Workshops with
Karine Guizzo / Kylian Repertory
Amy Raymond - Improvising with Confidence;
based on the Forsythe Improvisation Technologies

 Registration is open!



  New at HJS

Take the Space!

picture from workshop taught by Keren Rosenberg

for free!
Would you like to present your work to your colleagues and others in an informal setting, namely the HJS studio? If you take class or teach class at HJS you are welcome.
Take the Space! will be every last Friday of the month,
First edition will be: Friday 31 October
from 16:30-17:30

Suggested time limit: 15 minutes per person/group.
write to to sign up.
Entrance is free


Auditions at HJS for The Jerusalem Dance Journey Program

European Auditions in Amsterdam for The Jerusalem Dance Journey
Jerusalem Dance Theater is looking for young dancers from all over the world for a 5 month intensive course in Israeli contemporary dance in Jerusalem - Israel.


Saturday - October 11th from 10:30 to 15.00 



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Scholarships for The KINETICODE®PILATES Teacher Certification for HJS Dancers!

The KINETICODE®PILATES Teacher Certification program provides a complete 100 hours, blend of theory and practical experience to help the student to master at the optimum level the KinetiCode®Pilates extensive repertoire.KINETICODE®PILATES Education offers for the November 2014 course three scholarships for motivate dancers/movers (Selection is by CV)!!!

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Contemporary classes start at 11:15

 Despite the time mentioned in the E-Newsletter, the time of the Contemporary classes is the same as in July and August:

11:15 - 12:45


Studio Time Deal for dancers wishing to rehearse

When you buy a 10- class pass (strippenkaart) in you can use the studio for rehearsals for 4 hours for only 10 euros extra.  Subject to availability. Please write : for studio reservations.


Flexible Programming in the coming months

Flexible Programming in the coming months
Starting the week of 21 July  there will only be 2 daily classes:
Ballet at 9:30 and Contemporary at 11:15.
Should classes be very busy then a 2nd ballet class at 13:00 may be added


TIP: Genée International Ballet Competition

This year, the Royal Academy of Dance will hold its flagship event, the Genée International Ballet Competition in Antwerp for the first time in its 83-year history. The competition takes place from 18-27 September and will be held in partnership with the Royal Ballet of Flanders, with the Final taking place at the Opera House.
The Genée has taken place in many countries across the world, and has been referred to the ‘Olympic Games of ballet’. It will attract young ballet stars of the future from around the world to compete, bringing them to Antwerp for a ‘once in a lifetime’ experience.
For more info see -


Attention Dancers

Please pay for class before the class starts! If you take more than one class you cannot pay for the second or third class afterwards as the administration is then closed. Thanks for your cooperation.


site/blogspot for auditions

Check out this new blogspot for dance auditions:



30 days Unlimited Classes with the  HJS ' Heavy Users Pass', only 195,- !!

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Studio for rent

The beautiful HJS studio (26m x 10m) is for rent on most afternoons,
and weekends. Call 020 4121510 or send an email to for details.

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Digital Newsletter

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Teachers guide

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HJS - Henny Jurriëns Foundation - Amsterdam


Summer 2013

Bellamystraat 47-49
1053 BG Amsterdam
The Netherlands
T: +3120 4121510
F: +3120 6123459