Summer Ballroom Camp

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Summer Ballroom Camp
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The Dance Conservatory’s Summer Ballroom Camp August 20-23, 2018

 

We’re excited to have you join us for Summer Ballroom Camp! The first three days will be filled with lots of fun classes where you’ll get a great start on your syllabus for next year. The last day you’ll have a showcase for your families followed by a potluck BBQ and swim party. And as always, you get a fun Summer Ballroom Camp t-shirt if you register and  pay by midnight on  Mon, Aug 6th so we can order your t-shirt for you. We recommend that all of our ballroom dancers attend Summer Ballroom Camp if possible. If you can’t attend, we ask that you learn the material that will be posted on our private Facebook page before teams start in the fall (please send a friend request to Annette Thomas and/or Emily Wood and ask to be added to the ballroom Facebook page).

 

 

SCHEDULE FOR MON, TUES, WED Aug 20-22:

8:00-9:00 am                       Mambo                                Jr/Yth Silver

9:00-10:00 am                     Silver Am Waltz                   Jr/Yth Silver and PreTeen Silver

10:00-11:00 am                 Silver Paso                            Jr/Yth Silver and PreTeen Silver

11:00 am -noon                   Silver ChaCha                      Jr/Yth Silver and PreTeen Silver

 

1:00-2:00 pm                       Bronze ChaCha                   PreTeen Bronze

2:00-3:00 pm                       Bronze Swing                       PreTeen Bronze

 

3:00-4:00 pm                       Bronze Swing                       Jr/Yth Bronze

4:00-5:00 pm                       Bronze ChaCha                   Jr/Yth Bronze

5:00-6:00 pm                       Bronze Tango                      Jr/Yth Bronze

 

SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, AUG 23:

At 11:00 am in the studio we’ll be having our showcase! This is a fun opportunity for our ballroom camp participants to show their families what they have learned at camp this year. Wear your camp t-shirt if you have one.  Following the showcase we’ll have a potluck barbecue and swimming party.  Please bring a large side dish and/or dessert to share, we’ll provide hotdogs and buns. Please make sure your swimming suits are modest (no bikinis, please). Please bring your own towels. Shorter swimmers need to bring their own life jackets and have a parent observe while they swim! We’ll let the younger kids swim for the first 45 minutes while the older kids visit/play games, then the older kids can  swim. We’ll end by 4:00 pm.

 

WHAT TO WEAR/ WHAT TO BRING FOR THE BALLROOM CAMP:

Wear comfortable clothes you can move in, like shorts and a t-shirt. If skirts are worn, leggings must be worn underneath. NO tank tops, bare stomachs, low cut blouses, or short shorts are allowed. Girls, please pull your hair off your face and neck.  Boys, if sports shorts are worn you must wear compression shorts underneath. Dancers, wear your ballroom shoes if you have them. If you don’t have ballroom shoes wear tennis shoes or church shoes that don’t fall off. No flip flops. We’ll be having ice cream breaks during camp. If your dancer has food restrictions, please send them with alternate cold snacks and you can put them in our freezer.

 **Bring a water bottle!!! It gets really hot in the afternoon/evening.

We’re excited to have you join us for Summer Ballroom Camp! The first three days will be filled with lots of fun classes where you’ll get a great start on your syllabus for next year. The last day you’ll have a showcase for your families followed by a potluck BBQ and swim party. And as always, you get a fun Summer Ballroom Camp t-shirt that you can wear to team all year. We recommend that all of our ballroom dancers attend Summer Ballroom Camp if possible. If you can’t attend, we ask that you learn the material that will be posted on our private Facebook page before teams start in the fall.

 

COST:

$40 for Bronze PreTeens

$60 for Silver PreTeens, Bronze Jr/Youth, and Silver Jr/Youth

 

We need all registration and payments in by Monday, August 6th so we can order t-shirts. To guarantee your dancer a t-shirt, please register by then. Dancers registering after August 6th probably won’t receive a t-shirt, but we’ll still love to have you at camp!

PLEASE INVITE YOUR FRIENDS, ESPECIALLY BOYS, TO COME TO BALLROOM CAMP. It’s a great time to try ballroom and try our studio without a huge commitment. If they enjoy it, we’d love to invite them to participate on one of our ballroom teams.

 

WE’LL SEE YOU AT CAMP!!!

As always, let me know if you have any questions. Annette 208-589-0382