Summer Camps & Intensives

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Summer 2022!

 

Our Summer Session includes a wide variety of camps, classes and intensives for dancers of all ages, as well as classes for Youth, Teens and Seniors…and Before and After Camp supervision!

 

Discounts apply for registering for multiple camps.

*Family discounts do not apply to summer camps and classes.

CAMPS FOR 3-6 YEAR-OLDS

 

  • Summertime Snow Camp (9am-Noon, June 13-17): Our dancers will have a chance to dance to music from Disney’s “Frozen” and “Frozen 2”! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Vacation Camp (9am-Noon, June 20-24): This half-day camp is designed to take our dancers to vacation destinations such as the beach, a USA road-trip, European countries, Asian adventures and a trip to Mexico. This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single Day option available.

  • Adventure Camp (9am-Noon, June 27-July 1): This half-day camp is designed around favorite Disney Heroes! Including music from Encanto, Raya, Luca and more! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Best Friends Camp (9am-Noon, July 11-15): Whether it’s an American Girl doll, a barbie, or a stuffed animal, we want all our dancers to get to dance with their best friend! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

  • Magical Musical Adventure (9am-Noon, July 18-22, and an onstage performance at Middletown High School on 7/22 in the early evening) is returning for our 10th annual production! This Disney-based theatre camp is a half-day camp for our 3-6 year olds. It focuses on dancing, singing and acting as well as a full performance to raise money for a local charity or family in need.

 

  • Superhero Camp (9am-Noon, August 1-5): This half-day camp will be based on popular PJ Masks, Avengers and Justice League heroes. This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Broadway Bound Camp (9am-Noon, August 8-12) is a returning favorite for our dancers! Participants will learn choreography based on five popular Broadway shows. They will also get to see how our older dancers rehearse for our DBTE production and receive special VIP tickets to the show! They will also learn how to audition and make resumes, and we will take headshots! Single day option available.

CAMPS & INTENSIVES FOR 7-9 YEAR-OLDS

 

  • Summertime Snow Camp (9am-Noon, June 13-17): Our dancers will have a chance to dance to music from Disney’s “Frozen” and the brand new “Frozen 2”! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Mini Intensive (1-4pm, June 13-17): Studio teachers and members of our guest faculty will be teaching this half-day camp designed for dancers ages 7-9. Single day option available.

 

  • Vacation Camp (9am-Noon, June 20-24): This half-day camp is designed to take our dancers to vacation destinations such as the beach, a USA road-trip, European countries, Asian adventures and a trip to Mexico! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single Day option available.

 

  • Ballet, Lyrical/Contemporary & Hip-Hop (1-4pm, June 20-24): An afternoon workshop focused on Ballet, Lyrical/Contemporary and Hip-Hop.

 

  • Adventure Camp (9am-Noon, June 27-July 1) This half-day camp is designed around favorite Disney Heroes! Including music from Encanto, Raya, Luca and more! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Ballet, Jazz & Tap Workshop (1-4pm, June 27-July 1): An afternoon workshop focused on Ballet, Jazz and Tap. 

 

  • Best Friends Camp (9am-Noon, July 11-15): Whether it’s an American Girl doll, a barbie, or a stuffed animal, we want all our dancers to get to dance with their best friend! This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.

 

  • Magical Musical Adventure Camp A & B (9 am-Noon and/or 1-4 pm, 7/18-7/22 and an onstage performance at Middletown High School on 7/22 in the early evening) is returning for our 9th annual production! This Disney-based theatre camp is a half-day camp for our 7-9 year olds with an option to stay all day. It focuses on dancing, singing and acting as well as a full performance to raise money for a local charity or family in need. If interested in the full day camp, sign up for both the AM & the PM sections.

  • Superhero Camp This half-day camp will be based on popular PJ Masks, Avengers and Justice League heroes. This 3-hour camp includes dance class, themed crafts, games and snack time. Single day option available.(9am-noon, August 1-5):

  • Witches & Wizards Camp (1-4pm, August 1-5) A “Harry Potter” based, half-day camp where our dancers will dive into the fantastical world of wizards through dance, fun crafts and activities! Single day option available.

  • Broadway Bound Camp (9am-noon, August 8-12) is a returning favorite for our dancers! Participants will learn choreography based on five popular Broadway shows. They will also get to see how our older dancers rehearse for our DBTE production and receive special VIP tickets to the show! They will also learn how to audition and make resumes, and we will take headshots! Single day option available.

CAMPS & INTENSIVES FOR DANCERS 10 AND OLDER

 

  • Summer Intensive (9 am-4 pm, 6/13-6/17) Our 10-18-year-olds will participate in an all day event. Faculty will include members of our studio staff as well as visiting guest faculty. Single day option available.

  • Ballet, Lyrical/Contemporary & Hip-Hop (1-4pm, June 20-24): An afternoon workshop focused on Ballet, Lyrical/Contemporary and Hip-Hop.

  • Ballet, Jazz, Tap Workshop (1-4 pm, 6/27-7/1) An afternoon workshop focused on Ballet, Jazz and Tap.

  • Dancers' Performance Projects Camp (1-4 pm, 7/11-7/15) This camp is a returning favorite during which dancers have the opportunity to perform and rehearse their own choreography. Each dancer will have the opportunity to set a solo and possibly a group dance for other dancers in the camp. We will also film a dance-for-camera piece on Wednesday of this camp! There is an end-of-the-week in studio performance of the choreography for this camp!

 

  • Magical Musical Adventure Camp (9 am-4 pm, 7/18-7/22 and an onstage performance at Middletown High School on 7/22 in the early evening) is returning for our 10th annual production! This Disney-based theatre camp focuses on dancing, singing and acting as well as a full performance to raise money for a local charity or a family in need.

  • Witches & Wizards Camp (1-4 pm, 8/1-8/5) A “Harry Potter” based, half-day camp where our dancers will dive into the fantastical world of wizards through dance, fun crafts and activities! Single day option available.

 

  • DBTE Presents Disney & Cameron Mackintosh’s “Mary Poppins” (Camp week rehearsals will take place between the hours of 9am and 8pm 8/8-8/12, Tech Week will be 8/14-8/18 with performances on 8/19 & 8/20) Join us for our Triple Threat Camp that culminates in our Dee Buchanan Theatre Experience production of Disney's & Cameron Mackintosh’s "Mary Poppins"! Additional rehearsal time will be required, including Tech Rehearsals 8/14-8/18. Miss Abby will make a rehearsal schedule for the week of camp once the show has been cast. Auditions for lead roles will be held in early June (tentatively 6/4). All camp participants will be cast in the production. Please register for this camp by 6/1 if you plan to participate. Performances will be on 8/18 in the evening and 8/20 in the afternoon and evening. This camp will run as a full-day camp for the dancers to have additional time for rehearsals, costumes, set building and promoting the show!

  • Ballet Intensive (6-8pm, September 6-8) Our three day Ballet Intensive will include a variety of class topics related to classical ballet training. The group will be divided into levels and class will run 6-8 pm in multiple studios. Single day option available.

  • Tap Intensive (5-6pm, September 6-8) A 60-minute tap class on 9/6, 9/7 and 9/8. The group will be divided into levels and class will run 5-6 pm in multiple studios. Single day option available. 

ACRO INTENSIVE (ALL AGES)

 

  • Acro Intensive A (June 6-9, time TBA, By invitation only) The A level of this intensive is for dancers working on elementary acro skills, and will be further broken into exam level.  This Acrobatic Arts based workshop is designed to prepare students for their exams and work on their flexibility, strength, balance, limbering and tumbling skills. Note: all students taking an acro exam must be signed up for this camp by March 15th. Exams will be held on 6/10 and 6/11. . The cost of the exam is included in the Intensive Fee.  (If interested in the Intensive, but not testing, please email office@dbdance.com for more information regarding modified fees.)

  • Acro Intensive B (June 6-9, time TBA, By invitation only)  The B level of this intensive is for dancers working on advanced-beginner acro skills, and will be broken into exam level.  This Acrobatic Arts based workshop is designed to prepare students for their exams and work on their flexibility, strength, balance, limbering and tumbling skills. Note: all students taking an acro exam must be signed up for this camp by March 15th. Exams will be held on 6/10 and 6/11. . The cost of the exam is included in the Intensive Fee.  (If interested in the Intensive, but not testing, please email office@dbdance.com for more information regarding modified fees.)

  • Acro Intensive C (June 6-9, time TBA, By invitation only)  The C  level of this intensive is for dancers working on intermediate acro skills, and will be broken into exam level.  This Acrobatic Arts based workshop is designed to prepare students for their exams and work on their flexibility, strength, balance, limbering and tumbling skills. Note: all students taking an acro exam must be signed up for this camp by March 15th. Exams will be held on 6/10 and 6/11. . The cost of the exam is included in the Intensive Fee.  (If interested in the Intensive, but not testing, please email office@dbdance.com for more information regarding modified fees.)

  • Acro Intensive D (June 6-9, time TBA, By invitation only)  The D level of this is for dancers in Acro 9 preparing for Professional exams.   This Acrobatic Arts based workshop is designed to prepare students for their exams and work on their flexibility, strength, balance, limbering and tumbling skills. Note: all students taking an acro exam must be signed up for this camp by March 15th. Exams will be held on 6/10 and 6/11. The cost of the exam is included in the Intensive Fee.  (If interested in the Intensive, but not testing, please email office@dbdance.com for more information regarding modified fees.)

BEGINNING 3/1, YOU CAN REGISTER HERE FOR CAMPS, INTENSIVES AND BEFORE & AFTER CAMP SUPERVISION: