One Week Camps
Tot Dance Camp — Week of July 13th only. Participants meet Monday through Friday from 10am until noon. In addition to dance class and preparing for their performance on stage, campers will have age appropriate craft, story and lesson times. Cost: $135
Kinder Dance Camps — Weeks of June 22nd, July 13th and July 20th. Campers who are 4 and 5 years old have a choice of attending camp from 9:30am until 12:30pm (half day program) or 9:30am until 2:30pm (full day program). Campers have one or two dance classes a day and prepare one or two pieces for the final performance. Age appropriate crafts, lessons, stories and games round out each busy day. On Fridays, camp starts at 10am and campers are transported to the theatre where they practice on stage and enjoy a pizza dinner before the 6:00pm performance. Cost: $175 or $242
Full Day Dance Camps — Weeks of June 22nd, July 13th and July 20th. Campers who are 6 years and older attend camp from 10am to 4pm. Campers have two dance classes a day and prepare two (or more) pieces for the final performance. Age appropriate crafts, lessons, stories and games round out each busy day. On Fridays, camp starts at 10am and campers are transported to the theatre where they practice on stage and enjoy a pizza dinner before the 6:00pm performance. Cost: $275
Musical Theatre Camp
A two-week camp, July 27th to August 7th. During musical theatre camp, participants take dance class, sing, practice lines, hone acting skills, participate in age appropriate crafts and learn about the stage in addition to preparing for the final performance on the last Friday of class. This program is open to participants 4 – 13 yrs. The 4/5 years olds meet from 10am until 2:30pm and those 6 years and older meet from 10am to 4pm. On the final, performance Friday, campers are transported to the theatre where they practice on stage and enjoy a pizza dinner before the 6:00pm performance. Cost: $420 or $500.
|June 22-26||Despicable Me||Ages 4-12|
|July 13-17||Powerful Princesses||Ages 3-9|
|July 20-24||How to Build a Ballet*||Ages 4-12|
|July 27-August 7||“Annie”||Ages 4-13|
*This week will focus on putting together the pieces to make a story ballet.
Before and After Care are offered from 7:30am to 6:00pm. Care by the hour may be purchased in advance for $5 an hour. Package pricing for full before and after care is offered. See registration form.
This year, DDC is offering a new, intensive dance program for serious young dancers ages 9 to 12. Our “Budding Ballerinas” Intensive workshop will be held the week of July 13-17 and is specifically for dancers who have completed at least one year of dedicated ballet training. Participants will take class in ballet and modern technique and learn two dances to present at the end of the week. Dance and choreography sessions will be supplemented with age appropriate presentations about nutrition, physiology and dance history.
Offered for Intermediate Level dancers (10-14 years) and Advanced Level dancers (14-18 years), workshops the weeks of June 22nd-26th, July 6th-10th and July 20th-24th include two technique classes and two choreography sessions per day. Two pieces are prepared for the performance on Friday. Instructor’s bios will be posted soon. Cost: $300 per week. Multi-week discounts available.
|June 22-26||Ballet / Jazz||Kelly Millar / Autumn Schneider|
|July 6-10||Ballet / Modern Choreography||Sunshine Latshaw & Kim Schroeder|
|July 13-17*||Ballet / Modern||Andrea Olazagasti/ Melissa Rivera|
|July 20-24||Ballet / Theatre Jazz||Sherry Hiott / Chris Suchan|
|August 10-14||Performing Company Week||Ashley Walton / TBA|
*Budding Ballerinas and YDE workshops. No intermediate or advanced level.
Workshop participants younger than 12 years of age must purchase extended care hours if they are needed. Participants older than 12 years are allowed to wait quietly in the lobby if early drop off or late pick up is required. The studio will only be open hours that have paying participants in before or after care.