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School of Dance Arts
2018 Summer Dance Camps
The School of Dance Arts offers an exciting summer dance program through a variety of camps. At the end of camp, students will go home with dances, handmade crafts, and special memories that last a lifetime! A demonstration for parents and friends takes place on the final day at noon. All participants should wear dance attire and proper shoes (labeled with child’s name) specific to the style of dance offered at each camp.Please see our webpage for each camp’s specific dress code requirements.Please also bring a small snack and water bottle to camp each day. Please NO peanut products. If you have any questions, visit www.florenceschoolofdancearts.com or email the studio office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Under the Big Top Circus Camp
(3k - Rising-4th Grade) 9:00am-12:30pm Cost: $125
Join us for our exciting circus themed dance camp. Each day we will have instruction in ballet, tap, and jazz in addition to a special time for arts and crafts projects, character stories, and special guest appearances. On Friday at noon, parents and families are invited to a demonstration performance of all the wonderful things your child has learned throughout the week. Dancers may wear their favorite dance costume for the performance.
Monday-Friday: June 11-15
Romper Rhythms Camp
(3k - Rising 4th Grade) 9:00am-12pm Cost: $100
At this new mini-camp we will have daily instruction in tap, hip hop, and step dance. We will focus on feeling the beat and moving our feet! We will learn new tricks, steps, and rhythms. There will also be a special time to learn a little by watching videos of some of the greatest rhythm makers in the world. Be prepared to work hard, learn a lot, and have an incredible time doing so. Parents and families are invited to a demonstration performance on Thursday at 11:45.
Tuesday-Thursday: June 26-28
Spirit and Spunk Cheer/Hip Hop Camp
(3k - Rising 4th Grade) 9:00am-12pm Cost: $100
Let your spirit shine! This exciting mini-camp offers daily instruction in cheerleading skills, motion drills, voice projection, and pep rally style, high energy hip hop. Your child will learn chants, cheers, stunts, and dances. No previous experience is necessary. Dancers will be grouped together based on age and ability. Parents and families are invited to a spirited demonstration on Thursday at 11:45.
Tuesday-Thursday: July 10-12
Seussical Musical Summer Camp
(3k- Rising 4th Grade) 9:00am-12:30pm Cost: $125
Join us for our exciting Dr. Seuss themed dance camp. Each day we will have instruction in ballet, tap, and jazz in addition to a special time for arts and crafts projects, story time, and sing alongs. On Friday at noon, parents and families are invited to a demonstration performance of all the wonderful things your child has learned throughout the week. Dancers dress up as their favorite Dr. Seuss character for the performance.
Monday-Friday: July 16-20
Back to Dance Boot Camp
(Rising 4th-12th Grade) 9:00am-12:30pm Cost: $125
We are excited to welcome professionals from all over the state to conduct this mini dance convention. We will have master classes in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, and contemporary/lyrical. We will also learn about nutrition and conditioning for the dancer’s body, how to be your best at auditions, and new tricks, leaps, and turns. Youth, Junior, and Senior Twisted Force and all Performance Groups are encouraged to take part in this amazing and unbeatable opportunity. Be prepared to work hard physically and mentally and have a blast at the same time! Prior dance experience in different dance subjects is not required.
Monday-Wednesday: August 6-8
All camps are subject to change or cancellation due to participation. In the event of cancellation, you will be notified by phone and email and any payments made will be refunded.
2018 SODA Super Summer Schedule
Help your child beat the summer blues and get moving. Come to class at SODA and keep your dancers dancing. Please choose the session that best fits your schedule or better yet, dancers who register for both sessions will receive a SODA Super Summer Pass which allows them to attend unlimited classes in either session all summer long; Huge Savings! All dancers are encouraged to continue training and conditioning through the “off season.”
SESSION 1: June 4th-June 29th SESSION 2: July 9th-August 3rd1 Class = $80 per session
2 Classes = $95 per session
SODA Super Summer Pass (unlimited classes in either/both sessions) = $150
Monday3:00-4:00 Combo Ballet/Tap – Ages 3½ -6
4:00-4:45 Ballet –Ages 6+
4:45-5:30 Hip Hop…From the Top – Ages 6+
5:30-6:30 Junior/Senior Technique and Style
-Work hard on basic skills, learn new tricks, and tryout new styles of dance
Tuesday3:00-4:00 Youth “A” and “B” Ballet *Evaluation Required
4:00-4:45 Tap!...And All That Jazz – Combo Ages 7+
4:00-5:15 Junior/Senior Ballet *Evaluation Required
5:15-6:00 Junior/Senior Tap – Ages 13+
Wednesday3:00-3:45 Ballet – Ages 6 +
3:45-4:30 Tap – Ages 6+
4:30-5:30 Lyrical/Contemporary – 12+
5:30-6:15 Ready, Sweat, Go! - Ages 12+
-Keep your summer body in super shape with conditioning and exercise through dance
Thursday3:00-3:45 Youth Hip Hop – Ages 7+
3:45-4:45 Youth “A” and “B” Ballet *Evaluation Required
4:00-4:30 Hip Hop Head Start – Ages 3-6
4:45-6:00 Junior/Senior Ballet *Evaluation Required
6:00-7:00 Junior/Senior Hip Hop
*Evaluations for classes that require it will be conducted in final fall classes and during recital.
Please note that SODA will be closed the week of July 2nd-6th. NO CLASSES.
Auditions for Tap/Jazz Performance Groups, Twisted Force (Rising 4th-12th Grade), and Lyrical Competition Team (Rising 8th-12th Grade) for the 2018/2019 Season will be held in May. All youth, junior, and senior dancers in groups and on teams are required to take summer classes and attend Back to Dance Boot Camp.
All classes are subject to change based on scheduling and participation. In the event of cancellation, you will be notified by phone and email and any payments made will be refunded.