SUMMER CAMPS 2019

They’re finally here! Next Step Dance Kodiak’s summer camps promise to be delightful, full of dancing fun and making new friends! Our summer camps sell out quickly, so reserve your spot soon!

Themed dance-based camps include dance instruction, craft time, a snack, themed story telling, and more dancing! Musical Theatre camps include vocal performance, broadway or jazz style dance, basic tap dance, and lots of games and activities to work on improve and stage craft.

Dance Camps Early bird = $125 (after May 1 $150)

Twist and Tumble Early Bird = $85 (after May 1 $100)

Musical Theatre Early Bird = $100 (after May 1 $120)

Tuition is charged at time of registration, and is non-refundable, but is transferrable to another student if you are unable to make the camp!

 

JUNE

Mon June 3- Thurs June 6
“Fairytale Fun” Dance Camp (ages 3-5) 9:30-12:00

Join in on one of our most beloved programs at NSDK, Fairytale Dance Camp!   Children age 3-5 will enter the world of a different fairytale each day with dance, music, story, games, and crafts.  Engaging teachers will captivate your child’s imagination and ignite their love of dance. No previous dance experience needed!

Two sessions offered in 2019:

Monday June 3- Thursday June 6 9:30-12:00

Monday July 22-Thursday July 25 9:30-12:00

 

 

Mon June 3- Thurs June 6
“Practically Perfect” Musical Theatre Camp

In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun, and – SNAP – the job’s a game! This Musical Theatre camp will be full of fun! Pack your valise and umbrella and join us as we soar with Mary Poppins and the Banks children. We’ll step into our chalk paintings to go on a magical adventure, have a tap-fest, and a supercalifragilistic time learning songs and dances from the beloved classic! Elements of broadway dance, acting, tap dance, and definitely singing will be part of this fun-filled four days!   Age 6-10 (with crafts):  1:30 – 3:30 / Age 11+ (with tap dance) 3:30 – 5:30

Monday June 10- Thursday June 13
“Under the Sea” Dance Camp (ages 3-5) 9:30-12:00

Calling all mermaids, calling all pirates!   Children ages 3-5 will enter a wonderful world under the sea each day with dance, music, story, games, and crafts. No previous dance experience needed!

 

 

 

 

Monday June 10- Thursday June 13
WIZARD OF OZ” Musical Theatre Camp

Relive the magic of our 2019 Spring Recital! Learn choreography from the recital, sing the words to the classic movie, and become Dorothy, the Tin Man, or any one of the colorful characters in this performance of the well-loved story.

Two sessions of this Musical Theatre camp are available: Ages 5-8 1:30-3:30 each afternoon / Ages 9+ 3:30-5:30 each afternoon

 

Mon June 17 – Thurs June 20
“Fancy Nancy” Dance Camp (ages 3-5) 9:30-12:00

We take four of our favorite books and combine them into one unique (fancy word for one-of-a-kind) dance camp. Imagine the adventurous fun they’ll have at this summer camp filled with fun crafts, pirouettes (fancy ballet name for spins), tea parties, dress-up, and much more!

Two fancy Nancy camps are offered this summer (this is our first session): Mon June 17 – Thurs June 20 (ages 3-5) 9:30-12:00 noon Session 2: Mon July 8- Thurs July 11 (ages 3-5) 1:30-4:00 pm

 

Mon June 17 – Thurs June 20
“Twist and Tumble” Dance and Tumbling camp

1:00 – 2:30: Two times as much fun, all in one!

Dance and basic tumbling all in one fun dance camp.

Ages 3-5: intro to dance and motion for 45 minutes, and 45 minutes of basic tumbling and acrobatics for strengthening, coordination, mobility, and fun!

Ages 6-8: Intro to hip hop for 45 minutes, and 45 minutes of basic tumbling including forward rolls, balance, backwards rolls, handstands, and so much more!

(When registering, please register for your age group!)

 Monday June 24- Thurs June 27 “Snowflakes in Summer”

Frozen Friends Dance camp

Ages 3-6: 9:30-12:00

Back by popular demand, straight from Arandale! Does your little one still love Elsa, Anna & Olaf? Join us for dancing, crafts, story time, indoor snowball fights, and make-believe in this sparkly dance camp.  Your dancer can wear their Elsa and Anna (or Olaf!) costume to class, and we invite you to join us on the last day for a frozen performance!

 

 

 

 

Nutcracker Ballet camp

Ages 6-10: 1:30-4:00

The camp where Sugarplum Fairies really do dance! Did you know that 2019 is a Nutcracker year for Next Step Dance Kodiak? Start the celebration early, while discovering the joy this ballet brings to the dance world. We’ll be exploring a different part of the Nutcracker story each day through books and video performance, along with crafts, costumes, and visits from the Snow Queen and the Sugar Plum Fairy! No dance experience necessary!

 

JULY

Monday July 22- Thursday July 25
“Fairytale Fun” Dance Camp (ages 3-5) 9:30-12:00

Join in on one of our most beloved programs at NSDK, Fairytale Dance Camp!   Children age 3-5 will enter the world of a different fairytale each day with dance, music, story, games, and crafts.  Engaging teachers will captivate your child’s imagination and ignite their love of dance. No previous dance experience needed!

Two sessions offered in 2019, this is our second session

 

 

 

 

Monday July 22- Thursday July 25
“King of the Pridelands” Musical Theatre camp

Ages 6-10 1:30-3:30

The African savannah comes to life with an unforgettable cast of characters as dancers journey from Pride Rock to the jungle and back again! Dancers will warm up to the basics of jazz  and show dance, work on leaps and turns, and learn songs from the popular Broadway show. Don’t miss this exciting chance to grow your wings and leap like a gazelle!

 

 

Monday July 29- Thursday August 1
Superheros and Villains Hip Hop Dance Camp

Ages 6-10: 9:30-12:00

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a dancing Superhero! Hip hop and jazz dance fun, crafts, games, dress up, and “Marvel”ous adventures await our dancing boys and girls as they work to save the world!

 

 

 

Monday July 29- Thursday August 1
“Fancy Nancy” Dance Camp (ages 3-5) 1:30-4:00

We take four of our favorite books and combine them into one unique (fancy word for one-of-a-kind) dance camp. Imagine the adventurous fun they’ll have at this summer camp filled with fun crafts, pirouettes (fancy ballet name for spins), tea parties, dress-up, and much more!  Two fancy Nancy camps are offered this summer (this is our second session)

 

Information on additional evening workshops for older ballet, jazz, and contemporary students will be available coming soon! Our traditional dance intensive in August will kick off our dance year as we start back to dance August 19 in order to be ready for Nutcracker on December 5!