2017 SUMMER 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.

Explore our summer offerings!  Click here to view a full schedule of Summer Programs. Click here to view a full schedule of Summer Session classes.

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Class & Program Descriptions

In alphabetical order:

4-Week Summer Session

June 19 – July 18

Our 4-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.  The short Summer Session provides a great opportunity to maintain skills through the summer or try new genres of dance.  Classes include many options, including:

BALLET

  • Creative Ballet (3-4 yr)
  • Pre-Ballet (4-5 yr)
  • Beginning Ballet (5-6 yr and 7-9 yr)
  • Also see Princess Camps
  • Ballet and Pointe levels I, II, III, IV, V
  • Adult Ballet
  • Also see Ballet Intensives, Mini-Intensives, and Summer Dance Intensives, and drop-in classes throughout the summer

JAZZ

  • Jazz  1/2  (7-12 yr)
  • Jazz 3/4  (9-14 yr)
  • Contemporary Jazz IV/V

MODERN

  • Modern III
  • Modern IV/V

HIP HOP

  • Hip Hop (7-12 yr)

DANCE BEAT!

  • Dance Beat! 1  (7-9 yr)
  • Dance Beat! 2 (7-11 yr)
  • Dance Beat! 3 (9-14 yr)
  • Also see Dance Beat! Boot Camps

HIGHLAND STEP

  • Highland Step Technique
  • Competitive Highland Step

ADULT CLASSES

  • Beginning Ballet
  • Advanced Beginning Ballet

Ballet Mini Intensive – Advanced

June 5 – June 9, 4-7pm

Curriculum includes ballet, pointe, conditioning and variations.

Level: Advanced

Ballet Mini Intensive – Intermediate

July 24-28, 4-7pm

Curriculum includes ballet, pointe, and conditioning.

Level: Intermediate, ages 8-12

Contemporary Master Class Series

June 12 – June 16, 4-7pm

BC welcomes several guest teachers for daily contemporary master classes followed by repertory work.  Curriculum includes jazz, modern, lyrical.

Level: 13 years and up

Dance Beat! Boot Camp

July 24-28, 9-11am (ages 7-12) & 11am-1pm (teens)

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

Performance Intensive

July 24-28, 9:30am-2pm

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. Projects will include both classical and contemporary work.

Level: Advanced

Princess Camps

June 13-15 and Aug 22-24, 10am-12pm

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 4-7

Summer Dance Intensive (SDI): 3 week-long sessions

July 31-August 18, 9:30am-4:30pm

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

Level: Intermediate and Advanced

LATE SUMMER:

Drop In Ballet & Pointe Classes

August 28-September 9

Drop in classes for ballet and pointe are available for dancers Ballet III up.

Nutcracker and Company Auditions

Performance Company Auditions: August 20, 12:30pm

Nutcracker Guest Performer Auditions: August 27, 12:30pm