2024 Summer Camps & Workshops

2024 Summer Camps & workshops

Dance your way through summertime with us! Scroll down to learn more about our camp offerings and workshops.

 

2024 Summer Camp Registration: Click the button to access the 2024 Summer Registration Form. The form may be completed on your computer and emailed to our school principal, Analay Saiz, at asaiz@balletspartanburg.org
 
2024 Summer Registration Form

 

Let's Create and Dance 
Ages 3-4 | Session 1
June 3-June 7 
10:00-10:50 | $75.00 | Maia Blake
 
Ages 3-4 | Session 2
July 29-August 2            
10:00-10:50 | $75.00 | Maia Blake
 
Creative dance is just as it reads. CREATIVE! This free moving, creative camp offers many opportunities to move and develop large motor skills while having FUN! Learning through play is very important for this age. This camp is a fun ballet-based introduction to our school year program.*Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and ballet slippers. 
 
 
 
 
 
Tap, Twirl and Twinkle Dance Camp 
Ages 3-4 |July 8-12                                         
10:00-10:50 | $75.00 | Amy Novak
 
Every toddler needs to take this camp. It is the perfect dance camp to introduce young students to locomotive movement and music with a mixture of structure. Children will also enjoy LOTS of creative energy! *Girls wear leotard and tap shoes. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and tap shoes. 
 
 
 
Tap, Jazz, Hats and Hands 
Ages 5-8 | July 8-12                                      
11:00-12:00 | $75.00 | Amy Novak
 
This camp introduces students to both styles of dance. It’s a great introduction to rhythm, tempo and musicality. Students will wear a hat, use their jazz hands and get the hang of tap and jazz.*Girls wear leotard and tap/jazz shoes. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and tap/jazz shoes. 
 
 
 
Hi Barbie! It’s Our Barbie and Ken Dance Camp
Ages 4-7 | Session 1
June 10-14                                 
10:00-12:00 | $150.00 | Lucy Leonard
 
Ages 5-8 | Session 2
July 15-19                             
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake
 
Welcome to Barbie Land and Ken Land where everything is Barbie and Ken. Campers will experience ballet and jazz, learn the Barbie and Ken handshake, dance to Barbie Land music and create the coolest Barbie crafts EVER! This camp will have a mini performance on the last day of camp! *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and ballet slippers. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
Elsa’s and Anna’s Frozen Adventure  
Ages 5-8 | Session 1
June 17-21                  
10:00-12:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake
 
Ages 4-7 | Session 2
July 22-26                   
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake 
 
During the summer, who doesn’t want a little snow and ice? Come and discover the Magical Frozen World of Elsa and Anna. This daily ballet camp will be followed by crafts inspired by this wonderful frozen story. The week will end with a short showcase for the parents. *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt and ballet slippers. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
The Little Mermaid Camp with Ariel and Friends 
Ages 5-8 | June 10-14                 
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Lucy Leonard 
 
DON’T GET COLD FINS! UNDER THE SEA IS WHERE YOUR FRIENDS WILL BE! 
Join Ariel, Flounder, Sebastian, and underwater friends for a magical adventure in dance and crafts! Each day will consist of a ballet class, mermaid crafts, a few “crabby” crafts, and dancing to The Little Mermaid’s songs. The week will end with a short showcase for the parents. *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt and ballet slippers. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
Aloha! It’s Our Moana Dance Camp 
Ages 4-7 | July 15-19                                     
10:00-12:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake
 
Join Moana, Maui, and Pua for a week full of hula dancing, meeting friends, and having fun! This week-long summer camp features dancing with hula skirts, making leis, crowns, and fun crafts to wear while dancing. The week will end with a short showcase for the parents. *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and ballet slippers. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
It’s Encanto Time! 
Ages 4-7 | Session 1
June 17-21                 
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake 
 
Ages 5-8 | Session 2
July 22-26                  
10:00-12:00 | $150.00 | Maia Blake 
 
Hola Amigos! Join Mirabel, her familia, and Ms. Maia for an enchanting week of fun, dance, and all things Encanto! Students will spend the week learning Spanish culture while dancing and creating fun Encanto crafts. The week will end with a short showcase for the parents. *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt and ballet slippers. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
Mary Poppins Tap/Jazz Camp 
Ages 5-8 l June 24-28                                
10:00-12:00 | $150.00 | Amy Novak
 
Tap like the Chimney Sweeps and dance like the cute Mary Poppins penguins. Dance to fun loving “Spoonful of Sugar”,”Supercalifragilistic”, and more! The cutest crafts that will have your flying in the air. The week will end with a short showcase for the parents. *Girls Wear leotard, tap/jazz shoes. Boys wear bike shorts, T-shirt, and tap/jazz shoes. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
Hi Swifties! Its our Taylor Swift Jazz Camp 
Ages 6-10 | July 8-12                                 
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Amy Novak
 
This camp is two hours filled with Taylor Swift fun! Students will work on dance skills through fun choreography, and create their own dance routines set to Taylor Swift music! But the fun does not stop there. Think Taylor Swift themed crafts, Taylor Swift inspired fashion accessories, and creating your signature microphone! So come join us for a week of music, dance, and fun at our Taylor Swift Dance Camp. Learn new dance skills, create great memories, and feel the power of dance, music, and self-expression. SHAKE IT OFF and let’s dance! *Girls Wear leotard, jazz shoes. Boys wear bike shorts, T-shirt, and jazz shoes. Bring a snack and water. 
 
 
 
It is our Luck of the Irish Step Camp 
Ages 5 and above | June 10-14
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Pam Pierce 
 
Ah, the luck of the Irish! The BEST IRISH STEP class, which is taught by Pam Pierce, who brings over 20 years' experience in teaching Irish Step Dance to students. Join us for a week of amazing instruction as you learn the traditional dance of Ireland. *Wear t-shirt, shorts, socks, ballet slippers or Irish dance shoes. 
 
 
 
Boys Ballet/Acting Dance Class 
Ages 7-10 | July 22-26                             
10:00-11:00 | $75.00 | Will Scott
 
Learn dances, characterization, and act scenes from iconic ballets such as Giselle, Swan Lake, and more. Double your fun and skill with this class. Mr. Will will have you dancing and acting all week!  *Wear class uniform. 
 
 
 
Hi there Guys. It’s Boys’ Conditioning Week!  
Ages 7-10 | July 22-26                            
11:00-12:00 | $75.00 | Will Scott 
 
A week to strengthen legs, core and more. Mr. Will will have you working out all week and what a week it will be! *Wear class uniform or black bike shorts and white t-shirt. 
 
 
 
Rising 1B-2A 
June 10-14                                                 
10:00-11:00 |  $75.00 | Charlotte Lanning
*Wear class uniform. 
 
 
 
Junior Intensive: Rising 3B-4/5 
June 17-21| Session 1                              
10:00-1:00 | $225.00 | Charlotte Lanning/Amy Novak 
 
June 24-28 | Session 2                              
1:00-4:00 | $225.00 | Charlotte Lanning/Amy Novak
 
Dancers will do ballet, pointe class, and/or strengthen and stretch/contemporary. *Wear class uniform. 
 
 
 
Ballet 4/6 
June 10-14                                               
11:00-1:00 | $150.00 | Charlotte Lanning 
*Wear class uniform. 
 
 
 
Pre-Pro/Ballet 6 
June 17-21                                               
1:00-3:00 | $150.00 | Charlotte Lanning
*Wear class uniform.   
 
 
 
Pre-Pro Swan Lake Act 2 and 4 Workshop (3 weeks mandatory) 
June 3-7                                                 
10:00-2:30 | $400.00 | Analay Saiz/Lona Gomez
 
June 10-14                                             
10:00-2:30 | $400.00 | Analay Saiz/Lona Gomez
 
August 5-9                                             
10:00-12:30 | (No Cost) | Analay Saiz/Lona Gomez
*Wear class uniform. 
 
   
Ballet Foundation Class/Beginning Ballet 
Ages 9-13 |July 8-12                              
10:00-11:00 | $75.00 | Maia Blake
 
This class is specifically for those who have never had formal ballet instruction. *Girls wear leotard and ballet slippers. Boys wear bike shorts, t-shirt, and ballet slippers. 
 

 

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Carlos Agudelo, 2023 SC Governor's Award for an Individual

Ballet Spartanburg's Artistic Director, Carlos Agudelo, was awarded the South Carolina Governor's Award from the South Carolina Arts Commission on May 23, 2023, at the Chapman Cultural Center. The award was presented by Mr. David Platt, Executive Director of the South Carolina Arts Commission. "We recognize the unparalleled energy, enthusiasm, devotion and love for dance that Carlos has gifted to our community out of his passion for all to experience the arts for the past 32 years. We are overjoyed that Carlos has been recognized by the South Carolina Arts Commission, " Teresa S. Berline, Executive Director. "The South Carolina Arts Commission is an extraordinary organization in our state which promotes and advocates opportunities in the arts which values equality, access, diversity and inclusion. Ballet Spartanburg is honored by the support of the South Carolina Arts Commission and the recognition of Carlos Agudelo."

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