Summer Camps and Classes

 

• Summer Fee: $145 per class and/or camp, unless noted otherwise.

• Classes run June 7-August 7; will not meet July 4-10.

Please click here for up-to-date health and safety protocols. As of now masks are required in class and camps for ages 5 and up.  We will revisit this policy in the late spring and let you know of any changes before summer classes begin.

• Students must be class/camp age by 06.01.21 or grade level by 21-22 school year.

• Classes through first grade are accompanied by live music.

• Camps are led by professional staff in our studios.

• Campers receive a T-shirt.

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CAMPS

Once Upon a Fairytale 4K & 5K
Daily adventures are inspired by classic fairy tales and stories from around the world.  Each day, campers dance, create art, and explore the day’s fairytale.  4K camp stories include Cinderella, The Girl Who Wore Too Much, The Snow Queen.  5K camp stories include Sleeping Beauty, Robin Hood, Twelve Dancing Princesses, Thumbelina, Jack and the Beanstalk. 

4K / Tu-Th, 9am-12pm, $95:
June 8-10
June 15-17
June 29-July 1         

5K / M-F, 9am-12pm, $145:
June 7-11
June 14-18
July 12-16                  

Once Upon a Ballet 1st-3rd grade
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 and others! $145
July 12-16, 9am-12pm

Adventures in Enchanted Lands 1st-3rd grade
Visit a world limited only 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 enchanted activities. Campers explore each day’s theme through dance, art and drama classes. $145
June 14-18, 9am-12pm
June 21-25, 9am-12pm

Dance Explorations 3rd-6th grade
Explore the art of dance through technique in a variety of dance styles, including Modern Dance, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Improvisation and Hip Hop, as well as lessons in dance history, music and stage makeup. $145
June 21-25, 9am-12pm

Dance Workshop 6th-12th grade
Each day, dancers participate in Ballet technique class, Modern Dance technique class, improvisation and choreography. Dancers will be divided by level and participate in two groups. $145
June 21-25, 1pm-4pm

Dancing with the Camera 6th-12th grade
In this camp for dancers and creatives, participants will use movement, videography and editing tools to tell a story.  Participants will collaborate on a topic, explore improvisational techniques to guide movement creation and learn video and editing techniques to ultimately make their own creative choices in creating a short dance film. Each student will be provided an ipad to use while participating in the camp. Camp is limited to eight participants. Films will be shared with family and friends on the final day.  $145
July 12-15 (M-TH) 1pm-4pm

 

CLASSES

Moving Together, 12-24 months and a grown up
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 dance teacher and musician. $145
Wed 10:10-10:55

Movement to Music
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 coordination, concentration, rhythm, and more. $145

2 yr olds: 
Wed 11:05-11:50
Sat 9:15-10:00

2 ½ yr olds: 
Mon 11:05-11:50
Tues 10:10-10:55
Sat 10:10-10:55

3 yr olds:   
Mon 10:10-10:55
Tues 11:05-11:50
Thurs 10:10-10:55
Sat 9:15-10:00
Sat 11:05-11:50

4 yr olds:
Wed 1:30-2:15
Thurs 11:05-11:50
Sat 10:10-10:55
Sat 12:00-12:45 

Let’s Get Moving, children with special needs
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. / $75 /  Discounted tuition possible by support from the Alabama State Council on the Arts.
4-10 yr olds:  Thurs 1:30-2:15  |  11-18 yr olds: Thurs 2:30-3:15

Ballet, K/1st Grade
K/1st Grade | Students gain an understanding of proper posture and alignment while practicing basic ballet and gross motor skills that develop imagination, poise and grace. $145
Choose:  Wed  2:30-3:15  or  Sat 11:05-11:50

Ballet/Modern, 2nd-4th grade
Students will begin class with barre work, followed by traveling combinations to fun music. $145
Choose:  Tues 3:20-4:20  or  Tues 4:25-5:25

Ballet, 5th-12th grade
This class will focus on strengthening barre work, center combinations and traveling steps. Group placement is made by the Program Director.  $145
Group A: Mon 4:15-5:30  |  Group B: Mon 5:35-7:05

Prep for Pointe, 5th-12th grade
In this class, students will learn about pointe shoes and practice exercises specifically designed to build strength in the feet and ankles. We view this class, especially for the short summer term, as a second ballet class per week for the student who is looking toward pointe shoes one day.  Age, physical structure/development and strength will ultimately determine a student’s readiness for prepointe and/or pointe shoes.  Each student’s timeline will be different.
Requires enrollment in Ballet Group A or B. $145
Tues 4:15-5:30 

Pointe, 5th-12th grade
Practice barre, center and across the floor combinations in pre-pointe or pointe shoes.  Requires placement by the Program Director and enrollment in Ballet Group B. $145
Wed 4:30-5:45

Modern Dance, 5th-12th grade
This class will focus on classic and contemporary dance styles and learning choreography each week.  Group placement is made by the Program Director. $145
Group A: Mon 5:35-6:35  |  Group B: Tues 5:35-6:50

Hip Hop
Combining the basics of hip-hop with jazz and social dance moves, this class series will focus on learning short dances to popular music. $145
2nd-4th Grade: Tues 4:25-5:25  |  4th-6th Grade: Tues 5:35-6:35

Adult Tap, age 15+
An int/adv-level class to refine rhythm tap steps and long combinations of steps. $120
Thurs 6:00-7:00

Adult Contemporary Dance, age 15+
Four weeks of inspired dancing with guest teaching artists in a variety of contemporary dance styles.  Intermediate/advanced level.  June only, $60.
Wed 6:00-7:15