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SUMMER 2018





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SUMMER CAMPS AND WORKSHOPS

NEW! ALUM PRO INTENSIVE
Dates: June 11-15
Intermediate: Dancers who have completed Ballet 3, 4, 5
Advanced: Academy and Pre-professional dancers
Times: Monday-Friday, 4:30-8:30pm
Cost: $300
Up your game this summer under those who have danced in your shoes. Join some of DCE’s most prestigious alumni as they guide classes in ballet, contemporary, modern, and repertory. Make connections as you break a sweat!


Itty Bitty Ballets
One-Day Dance Camps
Dates: June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18
Times: Wednesdays, 10:00-11:30am
Ages: 4 & 5 as of 9/1/18
Cost: $25/session

Step behind the velvet curtain! Meet sparkling fairies and cavalier princes! Dance with graceful animals and toys come-to-life! Led by Miss Vicki, dancers will spend each camp exploring one famous ballet through storytelling, creative movement games, pantomime, and craft projects. Children may register for 1, 2, 3, or all 4 camps. Limited to 14 dancers per session.


MINI CAMPS
Dates:
Session 1: June 18-22, Arrrr, Mateys!
Session 2: June 25-29, Insectopia
Session 3: July 9-13, Fancy Nancy
Session 4: July 16-20, Up, Up, and Away!
Session 5: July 23-27, Coppélia: The Classic Ballet
Times: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-12:00pm
Age Levels: 6-8 (as of 9/1/18)
Cost: $195/session

Be a maker! Mini-campers use dance, theater, storytelling, music, arts and crafts to create an original performance for family and friends. Miss Allie and Miss Wendy design each session around a new theme so that students may participate in multiple camps. Limited to 16 dancers per session.


SUMMER DANCE THEATER
CAMP KICKA-HIYA!
Dates: July 16-August 3
Times: Monday-Friday, 8:45am-3:00pm
Age Levels: 8-12 (as of 9/1/18)
Cost: $875

Roasting marshmallows, spooky stories, capture the flag, songs and skits! Led by Calyn Carbery, Allison Kurtz Volkers, and DCE staff, dancers will use movement, music, and theater to create an original production exploring summer camp culture. Morning technique classes in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, and Hip Hop prepare dancers for afternoons spent in theater games, choreography, and rehearsal. This three-week adventure includes field trips to Greenwood Beach and Penny Park—no sleeping bag required. Hello, Mudda. Hello, Fadda. Sign me up for Camp Kicka-hiya! Limited to 24 dancers.


DANCE IMMERSION PROGRAM

Take a DIP this summer!
Dive into an array of invigorating classes and rehearsals. Make a splash each Friday as you perform for family and friends. Immerse yourself in Classical, Contemporary, and Broadway technique and choreography. Train like a pro! Sign up for 1, 2, or all 3 weeks.
Dates:
Classical – June 18-22, Led by Victoria Barlow & Béa Rashid
Contemporary – June 25-29, Led by Mike Gosney & Enid Smith
Broadway – July 9-13, Led by Julie Cartier & Cameron Turner
Times: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm
Levels: Dancers who have completed Ballet 2B, 3, 4, or 5 (will be assigned to one of two groups at the start of each week.)
Cost: $350/week or $1000 for all 3!


CECCHETTI DAY
Date: Saturday, August 25
Levels: for Grades I-VI
Times: 9:00am-3:00pm
Cost: $65

Get a jump-start on exam prep with this one-day Cecchetti extravaganza! DCE Faculty will lead a full day of classes to clarify and improve Cecchetti technique. Classes include: Graded Syllabus, Strength & Stretch, Choreography & Music, Pre-Pointe/Pointe, Men’s Work, and a special Theory Bee led by Miss Allie! This program is highly recommended for all Cecchetti students.



WEEKLY CLASSES


PRIMARY DIVISION for ages 3-6

WEEKLY CLASSES
Monday, June 18 – Saturday, August 4
All Primary classes are 45 minutes. All ages as of 9/1/18.

TIPPY TOES 1 (age 3)
Saturday9:15amNichola

TIPPY TOES 2 (ages 4)
Tuesday4:00pmNichola
Saturday12:15pmJill

PRE-BALLET 1 (age 5)
Tuesday4:45pmNichola
Saturday10:15amJill

PRE-BALLET 2 (age 6)
Tuesday5:30pmNichola
Saturday10:00amNichola

INTRO MODERN (age 6)
Thursday4:30pmJill

INTRO TAP (age 6)
Tuesday4:30pmWendy


NEW! ALL-ACCESS PASSPORT TO DANCE
for ages 7 & up


WEEKLY CLASSES
Monday, June 18 – Saturday, August 4*
*No classes held on Wednesday, July 4.
All Primary classes are 60 minutes unless otherwise noted. All ages as of 9/1/18.
Open up the world of dance with DCE’s All-Access Passport! One flat rate gains you entry to as many classes as your dancin’ feet can take you, so explore something new or settle in for a weekly favorite. Why limit yourself?

BLUE Passport (age 7 & 8)

Ballet
Saturday10:45amNichola

NEW! Ballet: Mini Variations
Tuesday5:15pmWendy

Modern
Thursday5:15pmJill

Tap
Wednesday6:30pmCameron

Musical Theater
Monday5:30pmShelby


YELLOW Passport (ages 9 - 11)

Ballet
Saturday11:00-12:15pmJill

Modern
Thursday6:15pmJill

Jazz
Monday4:30pmShelby

Tap
Tuesday6:30pmCameron

Hip Hop
Tuesday5:00pmT-Roc


PURPLE Passport (ages 12 & up)

Open Ballet
Saturday10:00-11:15amLaura G.

Continuing Ballet
(for dances from Ballet 3, 4, 5)
Monday5:30-6:45pmLaura B.

Pointe/Pointe Prep
(preceeding ballet class required)
Monday6:45-7:30pmLaura B.

Modern
Thursday6:00pmEnid

Jazz
Tuesday6:00pmJulie

Tap
Wednesday7:30pmCameron

Hip Hop
Tuesday7:00pmT-Roc


ACADEMY PASSPORT
(students in the Academy program)


ACADEMY BALLET: WATER CLASS
Monday6:15-7:45pmMike
A ballet-based lightly-guided improvisational dance class.
ACADEMY BALLET
Wednesday12:00-1:30pmVictoria
Saturday11:15-12:45pmLaura G.

ACADEMY MODERN
Thursday7:00-8:15pmEnid

ACADEMY JAZZ
Tuesday7:00-8:15pmJulie

ADVANCED TAP
Tuesday8:15pmJulie

ADVANCED HIP HOP
Tuesday6:00pmT-Roc


BOYS CLASSES
Students can register for the class or use the corresponding passport as indicated.

Beginning Boys (ages 6-8) (BLUE)
Monday4:30-5:15pmMike

Continuing Boys (ages 9 & up) (YELLOW OR PURPLE)
Monday5:15-6:15pmMike


ADULT CLASSES

WEEKLY CLASSES
Monday, June 18 – Saturday, August 4
Use your Class Card or drop-in by class!

Ballet Light & Easy
Monday7:30-8:45pmLaura B.
Saturday9:00-10:15pmJill

Continuing Ballet
Tuesday6:15-7:45pmWendy
Thursday9:30-11:00amBéa

Beginning Jazz
Tuesday7:30-8:45pmCameron

Continuing Jazz
Wednesday10:00-11:15amJulie

Musical Theater
Monday6:30-7:30pmShelby

Beginning Tap
Monday8:15-9:15pmGlenn

Advanced Beginning Tap
Wednesday7:15-8:15pmGlenn

Continuing Tap
Monday7:15-8:15pmGlenn

Hip Hop
Tuesday8:00-9:00pmT-Roc






Summer schedule registration form.


Photos by Matt Glavin