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Dance Intensive is an intensive training camp for dancers ages 8 and older. It is a camp to strengthen and improve technical skills while at the same time introducing the dancer to various genres of dance. A combination of guest teachers and current SLDC staff work with dancers for the intensive training needed to promote their technical skills. Due to summer travel schedules camps are offered on a weekly basis or punch card system. Dance forms that are focused on include: Ballet, Variations, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Lyrical, and Conditioning Class for dancers.
Our popular summer camp is back!!! Plan for a fabulous week including Jazz, Hip Hop, and Musical Theater.
The week also includes a fun "craft" every day, fashion shows, photo shoots, making of a music video, acting, and anything else to prepare you for becoming a "DIVA"!! A show will be held for parents at the end of the week.
Summer camps are a wonderful way to incorporate dance, music, drama and art for the young dancer ages 4-9. Each camp has a fairy tale theme and a short presentation on the last day. Our camps have been a huge success and we encourage you to consider them for your dancer. The singing and artistic projects add a very entertaining aspect to the experience. Fun costumes and props are used. Daily snacks provided. Please bring a water bottle and old cover-up t-shirt for art projects.
Ballerina Dream Camp:
Ballet is presented to the young dancer ages 8-11 in an imaginative themed syllabus. With daily technique class, choreography class and simple design techniques the dancer will learn the basics of choreography and work to create and costume their own dance. This camp will feature a performance in costume at the end of the week which features the works of the participants in the camp. At least two years of dance training is required for this workshop. The Princess camps are best for dancers who have had no previous training. This camp will be limited in size. Due to this the deposit of $50 is nonrefundable. The camp will run from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Snacks will be served!
Dance Splash is a week long intensive training camp for dancers ages 8 and older. It is a camp to strengthen and improve technical skills while at the same time introducing the dancer to various genres of dance. The guest instructors are selected for not only their notoriety in the dance world but also their ability to work well with and inspire the upcoming dancer. The guest teachers come from all across the country with a wide range of professional experience. They are selected for their credentials as well as their ability to work well with the young dancer in training. Dance forms focused on will be Ballet, Variations, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Modern and Lyrical. The end of camp is followed by a fun swim party! Dance Splash has been a successful summer dance camp for over 15 years. Students return each year to supplement their yearly training and to get to know other dancers with similar commitment and aspirations! SLDC competition dance teams are required to take Dance Splash.
Choreography and Performance Workshop:
This is a week long camp that focuses on the ability to choreograph and perform an original work. The students will focus on choreography, performance, improvisation, musicality, and originality. This allows the students to continue to develop their performance technique and experience the full realm of dance. A showcase of their work will be presented on the final day.
This intensive is held in the afternoon and is by permission only. This intensive will prepare the older dancers for The Night before Christmas auditions.