SUMMER CAMPS 2019 / SCROLL DOWN FOR SUMMER CLASSES
• All camps are led by professional staff in our studios in Homewood.
• All campers should bring a lunch each day. Snacks provided for full-day campers.
• All campers receive a T-shirt.
Once Upon a Fairytale
Daily adventures from classic fairytales are inspired with a trunk filled with costumes and creative artifacts. Each day, campers dance, create art, and explore the day’s fairytale. 4K camp fairytales include Cinderella, The Girl Who Wore Too Much, The Snow Queen. 5K camp fairytales include Sleeping Beauty, Robin Hood, Twelve Dancing Princesses, Thumbelina, Jack and the Beanstalk.
entering 4K: Tu-Th 9am-1pm | $145/session| June 11-13 | June 18-20 | July 16-18
entering 5K: M-F 9am-1pm | $190/session | June 10-14 | June 17-21 | July 8-12
Adventures in Enchanted Lands
Visit a world only limited by your imagination! Create your own mermaid story, search for dragon’s eggs, and design your own fairy wings. Each day is an adventure with magical creatures and creativity. Campers explore the theme each day through dance, art, and drama classes.
entering 1st – 3rd graders | M-F 9am-1pm | $190 | June 17-21
Once Upon a Ballet
The perfect camp for your budding ballerina! Campers will discover the familiar folktales of ballet and learn classical dance steps and gestures of famous characters. Make costume pieces, explore the use of props, and dance along with the traditional music of Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Rodeo, and others!
entering 1st – 3rd graders | M-F 9am-1pm | $190 | June 10-14
Explore the art of dance through technique in a variety of styles as well as lessons in dance history, sewing, music, and performance. Throughout the week, dancers will have classes in Modern Dance, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Dance Improvisation, Hip Hop, Ballet, African Dance, and more. Dancers will also combine with the Theatre Explorations camp for one or two classes daily. Dancers will rehearse daily, make their own costume, and learn to apply stage makeup for an informal showing for family and friends.
entering 3rd – 6th graders | M-F 9am-4pm | $245 | June 24-28
Dancers have the option to register for morning and/or afternoon sessions. The morning session includes Ballet technique class, followed by a rehearsal to learn repertory. In the afternoon session, following Modern Dance technique class, students will explore composition basics and choreograph their own dance. The week ends on Thursday with an informal showing for family and friends.
rising Level III/IV Dance Artist Program students
morning session M-Th 9am-12pm
afternoon session M-Th 1-4pm
$125 for one session; $225 for both sessions | June 17-20
SUMMER CLASSES JUNE 3-AUGUST 3, 2019
- Classes will not meet July 1-7
- Students must be class age by June 1, 2019.
- Classes through first grade are accompanied by live music.
- All classes have two-way mirrors for parent observation.
Moving Together [12-24 month olds with a grown up] | $145
This class is especially for toddlers and their favorite grown up. Share this interactive movement and music class designed to enhance your child’s motor abilities and social skills, led by a creative team of dancer and musician. Wed 10:10-10:55
Movement to Music [2-4 year olds] | $145
Movement to Music classes are an active and engaging introduction to dance for preschool- age students. Live music, stories, songs and fun props help children move creatively, develop confidence, and build skills – coordination, concentration, rhythm, and more.
2 year olds
2 1/2 year olds
3 year olds
4 year olds
Get Moving! Dance for Children with Special Needs | $75
This class provides a creative environment for having fun, improving gross motor skills, building strength and coordination, and working together with friends. It’s great for children with Down Syndrome, Autism or other developmental delays. Discounted tuition possible by support from the Alabama State Council on the Arts.
4-10 yr olds: Thurs 1:30-2:15
Ballet [entering Kindergarten and 1st Grade] | $145
Students gain an understanding of proper posture and alignment while practicing basic ballet and gross motor skills that develop imagination, poise and grace. Choose one session:
Wed 2:30-3:15 | Sat 11:05-11:50
Ballet/Modern Dance [entering 2nd through 4th Grade] | $145
Students will begin class with Ballet barre work, followed by traveling Modern Dance combinations to fun music. Tues 3:20-4:20 | Tues 4:25-5:25
Ballet [entering 5th grade and up] | $145
This class will focus on strengthening barre work, center combinations and traveling steps. Group placement is determined by the Program Director.
Group A: Tues 4:30-5:45 | Group B: Mon 4:30-6:00
Adult Contemporary Dance | $15/class
Four weeks of inspired dancing with guest teaching artists in a variety of contemporary dance styles. Drop in for one or more! June 3, 10, 17, 24 | Mon 6:15-7:45