Summer Dance Kids

To register for our summer camps, call the Front Desk at 303.466.5685 or email us at info@ccdance.org!

Registration begins Tuesday, March 7. Please call CCD at 303.466.5685 for more information. Save 5% if paid in full by April 1st!

 

View our 2017 Summer General Schedule for all of our summer camps.

Dance with Me

Ages 1-3 & their caregivers

You and your toddler will build connections while bopping, wiggling and dancing in a safe and fun environment. This early-learning dance class teaches toddlers and caregivers body rhythms and musicality based on national standards for early childhood development.

Classes run in 10 weeks sessions:
Summer Session June 24 - July 29, 2017 (6 weeks for only $87)

Children's StoryTime Ballet Classes

Level: Beginning
Ages: 3 & 4 (must be potty trained)

No experience necessary! Our 6 week summer StoryTime Ballet class is a wonderful introduction to dance and the world of ballet!

  • Wonderful teachers with extensive experience working with pre-school students.
  • Students learn basic dance movements and terminology in a fun and interactive class.
  • Demonstration for friends and family at the conclusion of the summer program.

Tuition

1 Class per Week (4 weeks) $55
1 Class per Week (6 weeks) $77

Fairytale Ballet Camp

Level: Beginning (Division 1.1 and 1.2)
Ages*: 5-8

*Ages are approximate. Placement is by student ability. All students must be assessed and placed by Artistic Director.

This delightful camp gives young dancers a wonderful summer experience that includes our very popular Fairytale Ballet program and performance.

  • Classes in Ballet Technique, Musical Theatre, and Fairytale Ballet!
  • Students re-create a classic Fairytale Ballet, which they perform for family and friends at the end of the 6th week.
  • Two Musical Theatre performances and a ballet demonstration at the conclusion of the program!
  • Students ages 7+ who have been in a CCD Gala production and meet summer training requirements may be eligible to audition for The Nutcracker!

Tuition

Fairytale Ballet Camp (4 Weeks) $321
Fairytale Ballet Camp (6 Weeks) $390
Ballet Only (One Class Per Week) $77
Ballet Only (Two Classes Per Week) $144

Intermediate Summer Camps

Level: Intermediate (Division 2, 3 & 4)
Ages*: 7-14

*Ages are approximate. Placement is by student ability. All students must be assessed and placed by Artistic Director.

This is the only camp of its kind in the metro area! Designed to give intermediate dancers the same kinds of experiences usually only available to advanced dancers, this camp gives dancers a chance to stretch their abilities and grow by leaps and bounds.

  • Classes in Ballet Technique, Technique Intensive, Musical Theatre, Body Conditioning and Character (Divisions 3 & 4).
  • Performances for friends and family throughout the summer.
  • Students ages 7+ who have been in a CCD Gala production and meet summer training requirements may be eligible to audition for The Nutcracker!

Tuition

Division 2 (4 Weeks) $321
Division 2 (6 Weeks) $390
Divisions 3 & 4 (4 Weeks) $709
Divisions 3 & 4 (6 Weeks) $892

Accelerate! Summer Camp For Beginners, 9 Years and Older

Level: Beginning, or for those with little experience in ballet (Accelerate!)
Ages*: Dancers 9 years and older

*Ages are approximate. Placement is by student ability. All students must be assessed and placed by Artistic Director.

No experience necessary! This camp is specially designed for beginners 9 years and older to provide a fun and exciting summer experience while giving them a jump start on their dance training.

  • Wonderful teachers with extensive experience working with beginners.
  • Students may take classes in Ballet, Musical Theatre, Character, Modern and Body Conditioning.
  • Performances for friends and family to show students’ progress.

**Dancers with no prior training may be placed in ballet technique only during the summer to facilitate optimal progress.

Tuition

Accelerate! (4 Weeks) $557
Accelerate! (6 Weeks) $709
Accelerate! (Ballet Only 3x per week - 4 weeks) $249
Accelerate! (Ballet Only - 3x per week - 6 Weeks) $315

Ballet Expressions

Ages: 4-18

This adaptive curriculum class is specifically designed to provide kids of all abilities with a therapeutic dance experience. Students will gain increased body awareness, develop fundamental motor skills, improve self-esteem, concentration and focus while having fun expressing themselves creatively. The program is taught by a Registered Dance/Movement Therapist with experience working with children of all abilities, students are able to explore dance in a safe environment.

Classes are determined by age and ability. All classes are held on Thursday afternoons. Please contact us to find out how to get your child enrolled in this fantastic program.

Recommendations

1 class per week

Tuition

Ballet Expressions 1 $46.50
Ballet Expressions 2 $70

Dress Code for our summer programs.

Dance With Me, Children's StoryTime, and Fairytale Ballet

Dance With Me Pre-Ballet Fairytale Ballet Camp
There is no formal dress code for Dance With Me.
Below are our recommendations for both children and adults attending this class:
Dance or exercise apparel
Ballet shoes
Hair pulled back from face
Leotard (Girls) Plain & unadorned black or pink leotard
Shirt (Boys) Plain white short sleeve crew-neck t-shirt
Tights Girls: Pink full-footed ballet tights (no footless or rolled-up tights)
Shoes Girls: Pink leather ballet shoes with full sole
Boys: Black leather ballet shoes with full sole
Hair Girls: Secure ponytail or bun
Boys: Short and neat, or pulled into a ponytail if long
Tap (Girls & Boys) Dress code + low-heeled tap shoes

Divisions 2-4

Division 2 Division 3 Accelerate! Division 4
Leotard (Girls) Plain & unadorned black leotard
Shirt (Boys) Plain white short sleeve crew-neck t-shirt
Tights Girls: Pink full-footed ballet tights (no footless or rolled-up tights)
Boys: Opaque black dance tights or black dance leggings over black socks
Shoes Girls: Pink leather ballet shoes with full sole
Boys: Black leather ballet shoes with full sole
Hair Girls: Bun with hairnet, bobby pins and hair clips (no bangs or wispies)
Boys: Short and neat, or pulled into a ponytail if long
Character (Girls & Boys) Girls: dress code + black calf length skirt and character shoes
Boys: dress code
Modern (Girls & Boys) Dress code + black jazz pants and bare feet
Musical Theater (Girls & Boys) Dress code + black jazz pants and black jazz shoes

Nutcracker Requirements

Click here for information about this year's performances of The Nutcracker and what you need to do to be eligible for participation.