the 2018 winter event

come find your roots


welcome to the 2018 winter event

december 27-30, 2018

SoulEscape is thrilled to offer this unique 4-day training event for all dancers ages 12 and older. Join Justin Giles and his esteemed company as you work through creative process exercises, daily journaling and self-reflection, improv workshops, and thought-provoking classes, all within a positive and collaborative space. This intensive is geared towards those who are looking to expand their minds and hearts to learn more about who they are as a human as well as an artist.

We will be sharing a tentative schedule soon! For those flying in from out of town, we suggest arriving the evening of December 26th and departing December 31st.


2018 winter event venue

the pointe academy

10981 N 5600 W, Highland, UT 84003 |


nearby hotel options

hyatt place salt lake city/lehi hilton garden inn lehi home2 suites thanksgiving pointe/lehi

3700 North Outlet Parkway 3150 N Hotel Loop 3051 West Club House Dr

Lehi, Utah, 84043 Lehi, UT 84043 Lehi, UT 84043

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branch classes

Though most of our days will be spent as a collective group, each day dancers will have the opportunity to select an 1.5 hour Branch Class to attend to. These variety of classes will allow us to explore movement and our artistry in a different light. Check out a few of the example Branch Classes that we will explore this Winter! 

connection to mind, body and soul

this open discussion forum will allow students to discover journaling techniques and exercises.

lyric analysis

breakdown lyrics to find purpose and intention behind your movement.

partnering movement

explore movement through weight transfers, contact improv and more with your partner.


use those hands to allow free drawing/sketching techniques to then inspire movement.

Phrase creation with visual media

finding inspiration from paintings, drawings & photographs, we will find our intention and story and create movement as a group.

commercial | concert | college

let talk about your future and what direction it may take you. Discuss with company members who have explored many avenues after graduating high school.

film & dance

be a part of a fun filming exercise captured on film. learn filming techniques and tips!


thank you for an unforgettable event. keep rooting and growing and we will see you soon.