Summer Camps for Teen People

Camps for Teen People are designed for students ages 12-18 years-old, unless otherwise indicated. All camps meet Monday - Friday unless otherwise noted.  All camps conclude with a 'sharing' for family and friends. Campers need to bring a sack lunch. Camp fees include a snack and camp photo. 
Multi-Camp (or kid) Discount: enroll in 2 or more weeks of camp and save! More camps equal more savings!


Ballet Intensive (10-18 years)           

This camp provides a technical and creative boost for the intermediate to advanced ballet dancer. Special emphasis will focus on improving classical ballet technique, core strength, and artistry. Art projects designed to build self-esteem and leadership skills will round out this exciting Summer Ballet Intensive. Open to KCYA students in Ballet III-V and intermediate or advanced students from other studios.

Date Time Teaching Artist Fee
July 31- August 4  8:30am-4pm     Kim Shope and Molly Finnegan   $225    


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Random Acts of Art

NEW TEEN CAMP! Students will make a statement in this fun and surprise-filled new camp. Students will take a closer look at the guerrilla art and street art movements. Anonymous art will be left in public places. KCYA's new building will be enhanced by the student's artistic vision! 

Date Time Teaching Artist Fee
June 26 - 30     1:00pm-4:00pm     Jamie Winter Dawson     $165   


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Screen-printing Basics (1 day camp)

Learn how to print your own t-shirts and fine art screen-prints! Students will learn about the history of screen-printing from Ancient China to pop artists like Andy Warhol. Using the silk screen they create, students will print on paper and fabric.

Date Time Teaching Artist Fee
June 7     10:00am-4pm      Jackie Niekamp      $50      


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Teen Fringe Dance Troupe (2 week camp)

Students will begin each day with a Ballet or Lyrical technique class. The remainder of the day dancers will learn choreographic skills and collaborate with our choreographers to create a world premiere work.  The culmination of the two week choreographic focus will end with performances on July 23, 2017 during Teen Fringe.

7/10 - 7/21       1:00pm-4:00pm

Fee: $225 (for both weeks)

Date Time Teaching Artist Fee
July 10 - 21      1:00pm-4:00pm       Kim Shope and Katie Schilling       $225      


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Teen Fringe Theatre Troupe (2 week camp)

Perform at Teen Fringe! Students will create a collaborative creation to be performed at Teen Fringe July 28 - 30. The cast and teaching artists will use improvisation and creative writing to develop a script that originates from the performers themselves. This brand new, two-week camp culminates in a full-blown production that will be performed twice during teen fringe.

Date Time Teaching Artist      Fee
July 17 - 28      1:00pm-4pm       Erika Baker $225 for both weeks    


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Extended Day

Extend the fun until 5:30pm!  Perfect for working parents.  $45 each week


Be sure to check out our Theatre Performance Class - we're doing
Once Upon a Mattress this summer!

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