Sawnee Ballet is offering multiple options for summer dancing fun! Below you will find fun and energetic camps for dancers ages 3 – 18. Summer online registration begins Monday, March 20th. Payment of 50% required upon registration. Balance due June 5th. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our front office.
Age 3 and up (boys, girls, and non-dancers welcome) Click Here to Register
Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
June 12-July 21, 2017 (Closed July 3 & 4)
7 weeks – $850*
$150 per week
$40 per day
A fun and affordable alternative to day care for all our families with working parents. We’ll have themed weeks with a variety of activities including creative play, art ‘n’ crafts, games, active play, dance activities, and more! Campers will need to bring a lunch, water bottle, and two snacks each day (no peanut products please).
*As an incentive for signing up for the full 7 week program, dancers will be able participate in any age appropriate dance camps offered during the course of the summer (i.e. princess, tumbling, musical theatre, etc). Must have proper dance attire to participate.
Island Princess & Beauty and the Beast Camps
A perfect camp for your little prince or princess! Each day will include dancing, arts & crafts, fancy hair-do’s, and dress-up…what could be more fun? Dancers will need to bring lunch as well as a healthy snack and drink (please refrain from any products containing peanuts).
Add on 5 hours of day camp (12:00 pm – 5:00 pm) for the week for only $75 more!
Summer Dance Intensives
Junior Dance Intensive:
10:00 am – 1:30 pm
$175 for One Week, $300 for Both Weeks
Dancers will take classes in ballet, jazz, and contemporary. This is designed for dancers that were in the primary, elementary, and pre-pointe levels during the 2016/2017 season. It is a great camp for dancers looking to try out several styles of dance as well as those interested in the Sapphires program. Dancers will need to bring a healthy snack, lunch, and water bottle(s).
Premiere Dance Intensive:
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
$275 for One Week, $450 for Both Weeks
Dancers will take classes in ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, and stretch/flexibility/conditioning. This camp is designed for dancers with 1-3+ years of pointe experience and/or were in the Beginning Pointe, Intermediate Pointe, and Apprentice levels during the 2016/2017 season. Dancers will need to bring a healthy snack, lunch, and water bottle(s).
Elite Dance Intensive:
Ages 14 & Up
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
$300 for One Week, $500 for Both Weeks
Dancers will take classes in ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, and stretch/flexibility/conditioning. This camp is designed for dancers with 4+ years of pointe experience and/or were in the Intern and Company levels during the 2016/2017 season. Dancers will need to bring a healthy snack, lunch, and water bottle(s).
Musical Theatre Camp
Combine acting, singing, and dancing skills to music from the timeless classic “Annie.” This week will lend itself well to our experienced dancers as well as beginners. Dancers will be assigned roles based on level of experience and will be responsible for learning scripted rolls and choreography. There will be many lead roles as well as group sections for our novices who prefer safety in numbers. Dancers will also be asked to provide basic costuming needs from their closets. Shy about singing…no worries – it’s not a requirement! The week will conclude with Friday performances for family and friends. Dancers will need to bring lunch as well as a healthy snack and drink( please no products with peanuts).
Tap Choreography Camp
To kick off the Sole Tappers, a new performing tap ensemble, Miss Courtney is introducing this 4 day camp to learn a routine to be performed around the community. Performances would include, but are not limited to, the Cumming Fair, assisted living centers, Entrelacé, Jazz on Tap, and the annual year end SSB recitals. Cost of camp includes a keepsake costume and any additional rehearsals held throughout the school year. Dancers must be enrolled in either Tap 4 or 5 for the 2017/2018 season.
Whether you are just learning your cartwheel or trying to work on your aerial, this camp works with all dancers on an individual level to make sure everyone is appropriately challenged. The camp will also focus on cool partnering exercises and stunts, tumbling combinations, and various leaps and jumps that are sure to enhance any dancer’s balance, coordination, strength, and muscle memory. The week will conclude with Friday performances for family and friends. Dancers will need to bring a healthy snack and drink (please no products with peanuts). Inquire about adding on the day camp to make this an awesome day long experience!
Stretch/Flexibility/Conditioning Mini Camp
June 28-29, 2017
Increase your strength, flexibility and endurance with Stretch/Flexibility/Conditioning. This class focuses on student and teacher set goals for improvement with regular check points to assess progress. The class consists of warm up, static and dynamic stretching, conditioning exercises and a culminating cardiovascular component.
Falcons Pro-Cheer/Dance Mini Camp
Work with former NFL Falcons Cheerleader Miss Katie on dance team and cheer technique and routines.
Drop In Classes
June 12 – July 21, 2017
Drop In Rates:
1 hour classes – $13 per class
1 1/2 hour classes – $20 per class
Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays
June 12-14, June 26-30, July 5-6 (W,Th), July 17-19
10:00-11:30 am Intermediate/Advanced Ballet
June 12, 19, 26 and July 10, 17
11:30-1:00 pm Pre-Pointe/Beginning Pointe
12:00-1:00 pm Advanced Leaps & Turns, Flexibility, and Conditioning (Ages 13 & up) with Miss Cheyney
1:00-2:00 pm Advanced Contemporary (Ages 13 & up) with Miss Cheyney
2:00-3:30 pm FCHS Dance Dawgs Season Prep Class
3:30-4:30 pm Beginning/Intermediate Contemporary/Jazz Combo