SUMMER 2018
 NEWS

Placement for the Pre-Professional Summer Intensive may be scheduled beginning in January 2018.

Placement is required for students ages 7 and older who have had previous training and are not currently enrolled in Dance Institute.

Call or email Dance Institute to Pre-Register for Placement.

The Placement Fee is $20.00 with Pre-Registration and $30.00 without Pre-Registration.

Housing on campus is available for students ages 13 and up. Please contact the office for detailed information.

Summer Classes 

Dance Institute offers classes throughout the summer for ages 3 through adult.

SCHEDULES, DATES, and FEES
Schedules are currently being updated. As they are posted, you may select a class from the list below to see specific information about the schedule and fees.

SUMMER PLACEMENT AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION

PRE-PROFESSIONAL LEVELS (ages 7-high school/college)
Dance Institute’s Pre-Professional Summer Intensive for Advanced and Intermediate students combines the classical and jazz curriculum with a concentration of classes in Modern, and additional classes in ballroom, character, and hip-hop.  The Pre-Professional Summer Intensive for Beginner and Advanced-Beginner students offers daily Ballet classes with alternating Modern and Jazz classes. An optional Summer Afternoon Arts Camp is available for these students, supplementing and enhancing their Summer Intensive morning dance training with visual and theatre arts classes.

Summer study provides the pre-professional student with an important opportunity to focus on rigorous daily training, allowing them to make great strides in building strength, progressing technically, and growing artistically.

Pre-Professional 2018 Summer Intensive For Intermediate and Advanced
(ages 11 and up by placement) June 18 - July 6  (3 weeks)
Morning and afternoon classes in Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, 
   Classical Repertoire, Ballroom/Character, and Hip-Hop
-  Afternoon Tap classes
-  No classes July 4. UA closed in observance of Independence Day holiday.

Pre-Professional 2018 Summer Intensive for Beginners
(ages 7 and up) June 25 - July 6 (2 weeks)
-  Morning classes in Ballet, Modern, and Jazz
-  Additional classes available in Tap and Afternoon Arts Camp (Visual Art and Theatre)
-  No classes July 4. UA closed in observance of Independence Day holiday.

INTRODUCTORY CLASSES (ages 3-7)
Dance Institute offers a series of ballet-based introductory dance classes for children ages 3-7.

Introductory Level 2018 Summer Classes
Saturday mornings  June 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
(1 five-week session / 1 class per week)
-  Storybook Dance (ages 3-5)
-  Pre-Ballet (ages 5-7)
-  Pre-Tap (ages 5-7)

Monday/Wednesday evenings July 9 - August 8 
(1 five-week session / 2 classes per week)
-  Pre-Ballet (ages 5-7)

RECREATIONAL CLASSES FOR ADULTS, TEENS, AND CHILDREN AGES 7-12
2018 Summer Evening Non-credit Classes (2 Five Week Sessions)
Session 1 Monday May 21 – Monday June 25 (no classes Monday May 28) 
Session 2 Monday July 9 – Thursday August 9
-  Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Tap and Pilates-based Mat Exercise for adults and teens
-  Children's Dance for children ages 7-12 (Ballet fundamentals warm-up followed by Modern and Jazz sequencing) 

SUMMER PLACEMENT AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION

DRESS CODE
Girls--Solid color leotard with pink tights and ballet shoes for ballet--Ballet attire with jazz shoes for jazz classes (black jazz pants optional)--Ballet attire with bare feet for modern classes--Hair in a secure bun for ballet and in a secure bun or pony tail for modern and jazz.

Boys--Fitted white shirt or boy’s leotard, black tights, white socks, white shoes for ballet--Ballet attire with jazz shoes for jazz classes (black jazz pants optional)--Ballet attire with bare feet for modern classes.