2016 SUMMER DANCE PROGRAMS

Ballet Chelsea has a wonderful summer planned! We invite all ages, from beginning to advanced to join us for our workshops, classes, camps, and dance intensives.

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Explore our summer offerings below. Classes and workshops are listed in order of date.

Adult Workshop Series: Beginning Ballet

May 19-June 9

Adult workshop series offering fundamentals, and beginning to advanced beginning ballet technique on Thursday evenings, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, and 6/9.

Fundamentals of Beginning Ballet

This class will introduce adult students who have no previous experience to the art of ballet, or help students review fundamental aspects of ballet. 5:30-6:15pm

Advanced Beginning Ballet

For adult or teen students who wish to move into a full ballet class. Student in this class will begin with the Fundamentals of Beginning Ballet Class and continue with additional floor work, barre and center. 5:30-7:00pm

Level: Open to all levels of experience, Adults and Teens 

Friday Contemporary Workshop Series

May 20 – June 10

BC welcomes several guest contemporary teachers through a series of workshops on Friday evenings from 5:30-7pm:

  • 5/20 – Musical Theatre with Phil Simmons
  • 5/27 – Hip Hop with Anthony Alterio
  • 6/3 – Modern with Michael Woodbury Means
  • 6/10 – Contemporary Jazz with Jodie Randolph

Advanced Ballet & Pointe Drop in Classes

May 23- June 10

Ballet and pointe classes offered to maintain technique and fitness during semester breaks. [See Schedule]

Level: Advanced

Advanced Ballet Mini Intensive

June 13-17

Curriculum includes ballet, pointe, conditioning and variations.

Level: Advanced

Five Week Summer Session

June 20-July 22

Our 5-week summer class curriculum includes new offerings as well as old favorites designed to keep all ages and levels healthy and moving throughout the summer.

Click Here for Summer Session Class Schedule
with days, times and instructors (PDF file)

BALLET

  • Creative Ballet (3-4 yr)
  • Pre-Ballet (4-5 yr)
  • Beginning Ballet (5-6 yr)
  • Also see Princess Camp for ages 5-8, Aug. 23-25
  • Ballet and Pointe levels I, II, III, IV, V
  • Also see Ballet Intensives, Mini-Intensives, and Summer Dance Intensives, and drop-in classes throughout the summer

JAZZ

  • Jazz (7-12 yr)
  • Jazz III
  • Contemporary Jazz IV/V

MODERN

  • Modern III
  • Modern IV/V

HIP HOP / LYRICAL

  • Hip Hop (7-12 yr)
  • Lyrical / Hip Hop (13-18 yr)

DANCE BEAT

  • Dance Beat! (7-12 yr)
  • Dance Beat! (13-18 yr)
  • Also see Dance Beat! Boot Camps, July 25-29

HIGHLAND

  • Highland Step
  • Competitive Highland Step

ADULT CLASSES

  • Moms-in-Motion (prenatal)
  • Pilates (teens/adults)
  • Ballet Fundamentals (adult)
  • Advanced Beginning Ballet (adult)
  • Conditioning, Release (adult) 

Dance Beat! Boot Camps

July 25-29

Our Dance Beat classes give those with a love and curiosity for dance the opportunity to learn a variety of dance styles in an organized group setting.

Level: Open to all levels of experience, Youth (7-12) and Teen (13-19)

Advanced Performance Intensive

July 25-29

The Ballet Chelsea Performance Intensive is designed to allow advanced dancers to immerse themselves fully in their art through an intensive rehearsal process that will culminate in performance project. 2016 projects will include both classical and contemporary work. [LEARN MORE]

Level: Advanced

Summer Dance Intensive (SDI) – 3 sessions

Session I: August 1-5
Session II: August 8-12
Session III: August 15-19

Ballet Chelsea’s annual Summer Dance Intensive will offer classes in ballet, pointe, contemporary, somatics / conditioning methods, jazz, variations and other special workshops. Sessions I and II are open to intermediate and advanced level dancers on pointe. Dancers ages 10+ who are not yet on pointe may enroll for Session III only, unless given permission from Artistic Director to enroll in additional sessions. [LEARN MORE]

Level: Intermediate and Advanced

Ballet Mini Intensive

August 22-26

Curriculum includes ballet, pointe, and conditioning.

Level: Intermediate, ages 8-12

Princess Camp

August 23-25

Students will have fun with their favorite princesses through music, movement, story, and craft, and perform for family and friends on the last day.

Level: Open to all levels of experience, ages 5-8

Advanced Ballet & Pointe Drop in Classes

August 30-September 9

Ballet and pointe classes offered to maintain technique and fitness during semester breaks. [See Schedule]

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

 

REGISTER ONLINE

New to Ballet Chelsea? Get started by clicking the “Create Account” button on the registration page or email us at info@balletchelsea.org with questions.

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Contains details on pricing, times, dates, and instructors