Summer Classes 2020

All Virtual Summer: June 1 - August 1

 

Summer classes meet once a week for 8 weeks: June 1st - August 1st.
No classes June 29 - July 4th due to the Holiday.

 

MUSIC - DANCE - THEATRE

 

  • All Summer Classes will be held on the Zoom application. 
  • Virtual Summer Classes will be limited to 10 students.
  • Students will need internet access, an electronic devise (phone, computer, or tablet), and a space move around.
  • View our Virtual Summer Camps

 

 


 

 

 

Summer Music Classes

 

Classes meet once a week for 8 weeks...beginning the week of June 1st. 

No classes June 29 - July 4th due to the 4th of July Holiday.

 

Garage Bands

 

Play, collaborate, and create with others in a 'garage' rock band format. Every member will have the chance to try out the various instruments and roles: electric guitar, keyboard, and vocals. Through experimentation and practice, the group will create its own unique sound. STUDENTS MUST ALREADY HAVE SOME EXPERIENCE WITH THE GUITAR, BASS, KEYBOARD or DRUMS. Students must speak with Teaching Artist Chris Hudson prior to the first class.

 

Already in a band? Want to create a band with a group of friends?  Additional times are available for pre-formed groups - work with Chris Hudson to take your band's sound to the next level.

 

CLASS: Beginning Garage Band

DAY: Monday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 8-12

TEACHING ARTIST: Chris Hudson

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Garage Band

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 8-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Chris Hudson

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Garage Band

DAY: Thursday

TIME: 5:00-5:50pm

AGES: 8-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Chris Hudson

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Advanced Garage Band

DAY: Wednesday 

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 11+

TEACHING ARTIST: Chris Hudson

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

 

 

Summer Dance Classes

 

Dance Classes will meet once a week (unless otherwise noted) for 8 weeks. Classes begin on June 1st.

No classes June 29-July 4, due to the 4th of July Holiday.

 


 

Pre-Ballet Classes

 

Students will learn basic ballet technique and practice to improve coordination skills and flexibility in this lively and positive class. Dancers are taught to march, skip, gallop, and soar through the air with pointed toes and straight knees preparing them for Ballet I.

 

CLASS: Pre-Ballet  

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 10:15-10:45am

AGES: 3 - 5 

TEACHING ARTIST: Lexi James

FEE: $72

 

CLASS: Pre-Ballet  

DAY: Monday

TIME: 5:15-5:45pm

AGES: 3 - 5 

TEACHING ARTIST: Mady Thelen

FEE: $72

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Ballet I & II

 

Students will concentrate on ballet technique, correct French terminology and flexibility. Classes are structured to teach ballet movements that improve technique but also move and travel across the floor allowing for an energetic and lively class. *Students in Ballet II or III must have Miss Kim's approval.  

 

CLASS: Ballet I

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 5-9

TEACHING ARTIST: Kim Shope

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Ballet II

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 7-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Kim Shope

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Ballet I & II

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 11:00-11:50am

AGES: 5-12

TEACHING ARTIST: Lexi James

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Ballet III - VI

 

Ballet III, IV, V and VI classes will greatly improve technique, strength, flexibility, musicality, grace and artistry. Ballet class combinations are created to build a greater knowledge base of terminology while also increasing the dancer's ability to execute several steps together in one combination. Classes will meet two times per week for Ballet IV and 3 times per week for Ballet V and VI.

 

CLASS: Ballet IIIA

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 5:00-5:50pm

AGES: 7-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Kim Shope

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Ballet IIIB/IV

DAY: Tuesday and Thursday

TIME: 5:00-5:50pm

AGES: 7-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Kim Shope

FEE: $160

 

CLASS: Ballet V - VI

DAY: Monday and Wednesday

TIME: 5:00-5:50pm

AGES: 8-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Kim Shope

FEE: $160

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

 

Hip Hop I, II, III

 

These classes teach rhythm, coordination, and age-appropriate hip hop choreography with no suggestive music/movements. Hip Hop is upbeat and great for kids who like to move! No experience necessary for Hip Hop I. Hip Hop II and III students must have completed Hip Hop I or have instructors approval.

 

CLASS: Hip Hop I

DAY: Thursday

TIME: 5:15-6:05pm

AGES: 5-9

TEACHING ARTIST: Franci Witte

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Hip Hop II

DAY: Thursday

TIME: 6:15-7:05pm

AGES: 7-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Franci Witte

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Hip Hop I-II

DAY: Monday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 5-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Mady Thelen

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Hip Hop III

DAY: Thursday

TIME: 7:15-8:05pm

AGES: 10-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Mady Thelen

FEE: $80

 

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 

Hip Hop / Jazz Combo

 

Learn the fundamentals of both Hip Hop and Jazz styles.  Classes will encourage students to dance outside of the box and to incorporate their own personality in each movement. 

 

CLASS: Tiny Hip Hop/Jazz Combo

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 11:15-11:45am

AGES: 3-5

TEACHING ARTIST: Franci Witte

FEE: $72

 

CLASS: Hip Hop/Jazz Combo

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 10:15-11:05am

AGES: 5-9

TEACHING ARTIST: Franci Witte

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Tap/Jazz Classes

 

In this energetic combo class, Tap exercises are used to develop rhythm, style, and sound.  Jazz exercises will focus on building flexibility, strength, coordination, and artistic style.

 

CLASS: Tap/Jazz Combo I

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 5-9

TEACHING ARTIST: Bobbi Foudree

FEE: $80

 

CLASS: Tap/Jazz Combo II-III

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 7:00-7:50pm

AGES: 10-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Bobbi Foudree

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Jazz I - II

 

Focus on the fundamentals of Jazz dance including isolations, rhythm, musicality, flexibility, balance, alignment, and coordination.  Students will learn basic dance movements and fun combinations.  This class is great for students who have never danced before or who want to try a different style of dance.

 

CLASS: Jazz I-II

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 6:15-7:05pm

AGES: 5-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Leigh Murray

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Tumbling and Acrobatic Arts

 

Somersault, roll, and dance for fun! This class teaches the basics of tumbling and other floor movements. Children will improve their strength, flexibility, and coordination skills in this fun and active class.  This class blends tumbling and basic dance moves.

 

CLASS: Tumbling and Acrobatic Arts

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 5:15-6:05pm

AGES: 5-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Leigh Murray

FEE: $80

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Lyrical for Teens and Adults

 

Lyrical Dance is a combination of Horton Modern technique and contemporary dance, focusing on a connection with the music. This is a great style for any dancer with training in ballet or jazz who wants to expand his/her knowledge, performance quality, and stage presence. This class encourages students’ dancing spirits through well-crafted dance technique, filled with creative imagery and inspiring music.

 

CLASS: Lyrical for Teens & Adults

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 7:15-8:05pm

AGES: 14+

TEACHING ARTIST: Leigh Murray

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

Creative Movement

 

Students will learn basic dance movement and practice to improve coordination skills and flexibility in this lively and positive class. Classes will encourage students to dance to the beat of their own drummer, incorporating their personality in each movement. Dancers will learn skills and vocabulary, preparing them for future dance classes. 

 

CLASS: Creative Movement

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 4:30-5:00pm

AGES: 3-5

TEACHING ARTIST: Leigh Murray

FEE: $72

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

 

 

Summer Theatre Classes

 

Creative Drama

 

Does your little one like to act out stories and play pretend? Then this imaginative class is for them! Each week students will take a journey to a faraway land. Children’s books, poems, costumes and props will be used to bring adventures to life. Teachers emphasize fun and students often lead the way. Each session is a new adventure.

 

CLASS: Creative Drama

DAY: Monday

TIME: 5:00-5:30pm

AGES: 4-7

TEACHING ARTIST: Nora Hennessy

FEE: $72

 


 

Acting Tools

 

In this class students will increase their character-creation abilities through role-play and storytelling. Acting games and warm-ups will be taught to expand each student’s acting toolbox.

 

CLASS: Acting Tools

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 6:00-6:50pm

AGES: 8-12

TEACHING ARTIST: Emma Carter

FEE: $80

 


 

Directing for Advanced Actors

 

In this fun and interactive class students will work together to direct a script from beginning to end. Each student will participate in the script selection process, complete mock auditions from the other side of the table, and discover directing techniques, while learning about all of the responsibilities a director carries.  This class is best suited for students interested in theatre who have had at least one previous acting class.

 

CLASS: Directing for Advanced Actors

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 7:00-7:50pm

AGES: 11-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Austin Meyer

FEE: $80

 

ENROLL ONLINE

 


 

All enrollments are processed online through Active Camp and Class Manager. There is a small (4%) fee added to the class costs to cover part of the administration fees.