2018 Summer Dance Camps

March 10, 2018    

Summer Advanced Workshops – CLICK HERE!

Summer Camp Dates for Beginner & Intermediate Levels – All Ages!

  • July 16-20 @ Arbutus
  • July 23-27  @ East Van
  • July 30-August 3 @ Arbutus
  • August 7-10 (4 Day Camp) @ East Van
  • August 13-17 @ Arbutus

Registration NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM 

PRESCHOOL (3-4 years)

MORNING HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday  |  9am-12pm
A great combination of Musical Theatre, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Hip-Hop classes, allowing young dancers to explore different styles of dance and make new friends! Students also enjoy crafts and games mixed into their dance schedule.

PRE-PRIMARY (5-6 years)

MORNING HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 9:00am-12:00pm
AFTERNOON HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 12:30-3:00pm
FULL DAY CAMP >  Monday to Friday  | 9:00am-3:00pm
No need to choose just one style — try Jazz, Tap, and Ballet, in our Morning Camp, Acro, Hip Hop, and Musical Theatre during the Afternoon, or sample them all doing the Full Day! Students also enjoy crafts, games and outdoor time mixed into their dance schedule for added summer fun.

PRIMARY (7-8 years)

MORNING HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday  | 9:00am-12:00pm
AFTERNOON HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 12:30-3:00pm
FULL DAY CAMP >  Monday to Friday  | 9:00am-3:00pm
Ballet, Tap, and Jazz classes during the Morning Camp, followed by Hip Hop, Acro, and Musical Theatre for the Afternoon Camp. Register for the Full Day to try everything! Dancers will also have time for crafts and outdoor activities during their schedule.

JUNIOR (9-11 years)

MORNING HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 9:00-11:45am
AFTERNOON HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 12:15-3:00pm
FULL DAY CAMP >  Monday to Friday | 9:00am-3:00pm
Daily classes in Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Acro, and Tap during the Morning Camp, with Ballet, Jazz, and Contemporary in the Afternoon – Register for the Full Day to try out all 6! Be creative, build confidence, exercise your independence, and have fun with new friends during a wonderful week of dancing.

TEEN (12+ years)

MORNING HALF DAY CAMP (Arbutus Only) > Monday to Friday 9:00-11:45am
AFTERNOON HALF DAY CAMP > Monday to Friday | 12:15-3:00pm
FULL DAY CAMP (Arbutus Only) >  Monday to Friday | 9:00am-3:00pm
Our talented faculty will engage you in the joy of movement! Full Day Camps feature daily classes in Contemporary, Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Acro, and Musical Theatre; or join us for the afternoon only, to try Contemporary, Ballet, and Jazz. Morning Arbutus camps feature Hip Hop, Tap, Acro, and Musical Theatre. You’ll be inspired to challenge yourself to grow in a creative, supportive, and fun environment.

 

Camp Dates & Tuition:

ARBUTUS: July 16-20 | July 30-Aug 3 | Aug 13-17

Camp Option Tuition (per week)
Morning Half-Day – Preschool, Pre-Primary & Primary $250
Afternoon Half-Day – Pre-Primary & Primary $220
Half-Day – Junior & Teen (Morning & Afternoon) $235
Full Day $450

EAST VAN: July 23-27

Camp Option Tuition (per week)
Morning Half-Day – Preschool, Pre-Primary & Primary $225
Afternoon Half-Day – Pre-Primary & Primary $195
Half-Day – Junior & Teen (Morning & Afternoon) $210
Full Day $400

EAST VAN: Aug 7-10 (4 Day Camp)

Camp Option Tuition (per week)
Morning Half-Day – Preschool, Pre-Primary & Primary $180
Afternoon Half-Day – Pre-Primary & Primary $156
Half-Day – Junior & Teen (Morning & Afternoon) $168
Full Day $320

Join us for a fun-filled week of dancing in July or August. Choose any one of the above camps, or double up for extra fun! Our camps are perfect for new dancers interested in trying different styles of dance. For experienced dancers, our camps are an excellent opportunity to maintain and improve dance technique. Our Summer Dance Camps are open to beginner and intermediate dancers of all ages.

3 WAYS TO REGISTER:

1. Email your completed registration form to info@danceco.com
2. In-person at either studio: 154-4255 Arbutus Street, Vancouver BC V6J 4R1 (inside of the Arbutus Mall) or 5780 Fraser Street, Vancouver BC V5W 2Z5
3. Online at danceco.com (coming soon!)

 

Registration is first come, first serve. Don’t miss out, register soon!

*GST will be added to all prices. CAMPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. Dance Co reserves the right to cancel camp at any time due to insufficient enrolment. Age groups may vary to accommodate specific level needs.

 

Camp Information

Students will be given breaks for lunch and snack. Please send your student with a drink and a nut-free snack/lunch.

Preschool, Pre-Primary, and Primary students are supervised in-studio during their breaks. Older students at Dance Co East Van can purchase lunch in the surrounding area; dancers will only be permitted to leave the studio in groups of 2 or more.

Dance Co is open each day for camp at 8:45AM. Students may be dropped off early for unsupervised quiet time inside of the studio.

On the last day of camp, students will give a special performance of all the different styles they’ve learned. This in-class performance will be open to all family and friends to attend. The performance will be held on the last day of camp Friday at 2:15PM, or 11:45AM for Preschool students. Morning Half-Day Students are asked to return to the studio on Friday afternoon for this performance.

Uniforms

Students are not required to wear the standard Dance Co uniform during Summer Camp. However, all students should wear appropriate dance clothing and shoes for varying disciplines, as it allows the instructors to observe posture and placement. Please note: street clothes are not acceptable.

Ballet: Body suit, tights and ballet shoes. Hair should be pulled back into a bun.

should be pulled back in a bun or ponytail.

Tap: Dancewear and tap shoes. Hair should be pulled back.

Jazz, Musical Theatre, Lyrical & Contemporary: Dancewear and jazz and/or ballet shoes. Hair pulled back.

Hip Hop: Comfortable workout wear and clean, non-marking athletic shoes.

Vancouver Dance Supply, our Arbutus studio store, carries everything you need and offers tap shoe rentals for the week! Contact the store at (604) 731-1362 / info@danceetc.ca