Children’s Summer Dance Camps

Chattanooga Dance Theatre offers children’s dance camps for ages 5-12 years.

Primary Dance Camp

Primary Level, 5-6 years

Monday-Thursday 9am-12noon
Friday 10:30am- 12:30pm, performing at 12:30pm.

Students should pack a snack Monday-Thursday.

One Week: $95
Two Weeks: $160

Week 1: Frozen Dance Camp

June 12th-16th  2017
Taught by Morgan Forster

Bring your child’s favorite movie to life. This week we will focus our class, craft, and rehearsal time around the theme of the Disney classic, Frozen. Our end of the week performance will involve a dance to everyone’s favorite Frozen song, Let it Go. Dancers will show this dance on Friday, June 16th at 12:30pm at CDT. Dress code for girls includes pink tights, pink ballet shoes, a solid color leotard, and hair pulled into a bun. Boys’ dress code requires black leggings, black ballet shoes, and a solid color shirt.

Week 2: Sleeping Beauty Dance Camp

June 19th-23rd 2017
Taught by Miranda Denham

Combining dance with crafts, students will learn about the classical ballet, Sleeping Beauty, during this weeklong event. Along with ballet class, students will study choreography, characters, music, composers, choreographers, and dancers who have been involved with this ballet over the past 100+ years. Dancers will show a short performance to Sleeping Beauty music on Friday, June 23rd at 12:30pm at CDT. Dress code for girls includes pink tights, pink ballet shoes, a solid color leotard, and hair pulled into a bun. Boys’ dress code requires black leggings, black ballet shoes, and a solid color shirt.

Levels I-IV Dance Camp

Levels I-IV                            7-12 years

Monday-Thursday 10:30am-2:30pm
Friday 10:30am-12:30pm, performing at 12:30pm.

Students should pack a lunch Monday-Thursday.

One Week: $125
Two Weeks: $210

Week 1: Contemporary Dance Camp: Studies of Modern and Jazz Dance

June 12th- 16th 2017
Taught by Morgan Forster

Learning through dance and crafts, students will explore modern and jazz techniques, history, and choreography in this weeklong camp. Dancers will show a short performance of their work on Friday, June 16th at 12:30pm at the CDT space. Please have a black outfit including black tights or leggings, and a black leotard or shirt for the base of costumes for Friday’s performance.

Week 2: Classical Dance Camp: Sleeping Beauty

June 19th-23rd 2017
Taught by Miranda Denham

Combining dance with crafts, students will learn about the classical ballet, Sleeping Beauty, during this weeklong event. Along with ballet class, students will study choreography, characters, music, composers, choreographers and dancers who have been involved with this ballet over the past 100+ years. Dancers will show a short performance to Sleeping Beauty music on Friday, June 23rd at 12:30pm at CDT. Dress code for girls includes pink tights, pink ballet shoes, a solid color leotard, and hair pulled into a bun. Boys’ dress code requires black leggings, black ballet shoes, and a solid color shirt.