Oakwood Ballet Summer Camps 2019

We had great fun in our Summer Camps! Thank you to all who joined us. Look here for 2020 offerings in late March.

Back by popular demand!

Ballet Lunch Bunch

Ages: 3 & young 4s
Activity Fee: $40

Session 1:  July 9-11

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:00-1:00

Session 2:  August 6-8

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:00-1:00

This lively camp offers an exciting mid-week activity for independent girls and boys. In addition to fun with movement and music, Ballet Lunch Bunch sneaks in social and interpersonal skills through a variety of imaginative and engaging activities. Each day includes dancing fun, lunch with our friends (student provides), ballet story time and special surprises with The Magic Prop Box. We say goodbye on Thursday with a Cookie Farewell!

DRESS CODE:
Girls pink footless tights (no shoes), pink leotard (Bloch C5402). Long hair pulled off face in pony tail, or braid.
Boys – Plain white tee shirt, black or dark blue shorts (no shoes).

Mini Dance Camp

Ages: 4, 5 and entering Kindergarten
Activity Fee: $65
Materials Fee: $10 payable to Camille Morris due first day of camp

June 25-28

Tuesday -Thursday 12:45-3:15
Friday 12:45-2:40. Open House at 1:45.

Enjoy dancing, listening to famous ballet stories, and creating your own Dance Book in this popular camp for young dance enthusiasts. Pack a snack each day to enjoy with your friends and get ready for a great week wrapped up with a Cookie Farewell!

DRESS CODE:
Girls – pink tights, pink leotard (Bloch #C5402) pink leather split-sole ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio). Long hair should be in a ponytail or braid.
Boys – Plain white tee shirt, black or dark blue shorts, white crew socks, white or black ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio).

NEW!

Evening Mini Dance Camp

Ages: 4-6
Activity Fee: $30
Materials Fee: $5 payable to Camille Morris due first day of camp

Session 1:  July 9-11

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:30-6:45

Session 2:  August 6-8

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:30-6:45

A twist on our popular Mini Dance Camp with a convenient early evening time. We meet on three consecutive evenings to listen to some beautiful ballet stories, color our own ballet pictures, and have lots of dancing fun! We top off our Camp with a Cookie Farwell on Thursday!

DRESS CODE:
Girls  pink footed tights, pink leotard (Bloch #CL5402), pink leather split-sole ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio), long hair should be in a ponytail or braid..
Boys – solid white tee shirt, black or dark blue shorts, white crew socks, white or black ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio).

Young Dancers Camp

Ages: entering grades 1 & 2
Activity Fee: $70
Materials Fee: $10 payable to Camille Morris due first day of camp

July 22-26

Monday-Thursday 3:15-5:30
Friday 3:15-4:30. Open House at 3:45.

Young Dancers Camp begins with the beauty of classical ballet in our daily lesson. Then, explore your creative ideas to make your own dance. We change the pace a little with Art time and make a couple of cool projects to take home as souvenirs. Enjoy a snack and a drink (student provides) to enjoy with your friends Monday-Thursday. On Friday, we will have Open House and celebrate with a Cookie Farewell!

DRESS CODE:
Girls  pink footed tights, pink leotard (Bloch #CL5402), pink split- sole ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio) pink chiffon skirt (Capezio #N1417C). Hair is required to be in a bun or pony tail.
Boys – plain white tee shirt, black or dark blue shorts, white crew socks, white or black ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio).

New for experienced dancers!

Junior Classical Ballet Camp

Ages: entering grades 3-5
Activity Fee: $85
Materials Fee: $10 payable to Camille Morris due first day of camp

July 29-August 2

Monday-Thursday 1:15-4:30
Friday- 1:15-3:30 Open House at 2:30.

This camp, packed with fun, is a great bridge to Fall ballet classes! Incoming third graders are introduced to barre work, while 4th and 5th graders hone familiar steps and master new ones. Each student is provided with a journal to record French ballet terminology and create and decorate drawings of choice. Summertime fun includes snacks (student provides) and ballet games with your friends. Get ready to perform for family and friends at our special Friday presentation followed by a Cookie Farewell!

DRESS CODE: light blue cap-sleeved leotard (Bloch #C5402); pink tights, pink split-sole ballet shoes (Bloch or Capezio); matching blue chiffon skirt (Theatricals #TH5110C). Hair is required to be in a proper bun every day.

NEW!

Ballet Barre & Wellness Stretch

Just for Women
Activity Fee: $40

Each Triptych is 3 consecutive classes. Sign up for one or maximize your summer enrichment and do both!

Triptych 1:  July 16- 18

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:45-6:45

Triptych 2: July 23-25

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:45-6:45

Miss Camille’s Ballet Barre & Wellness Stretch is based on the synergetic connection of movement to music using easy-to-follow classical ballet vocabulary. This mutually supportive class is non-competitive, allowing each participant the opportunity to experience balance, strength and grace, inherent to this beautiful art form, at her own pace. We will be dancing to Miss Melanie Danford’s beautiful, live piano accompaniment. Beginners are welcome.

DRESS CODE: Yoga pants and top, or any comfortable, flexible clothing that allows freedom of movement. Ballet shoes or socks. Towel or exercise mat for stretching.

Miss CamilleOakwood Ballet Director:

Camille Izard Morris

MFA New York University ABT® Certified Teacher in Pre-Primary through Level 7 & Partnerning

ABT_logo_smallOakwood Ballet is proud to include the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough 9 level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. The ABT® National Training Curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, outcome-based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels.