SUMMER DANCE AND AERIAL PROGRAMS
West Hills Campus

 

INTRODUCTION TO AERIAL DANCE TECHNIQUE
Entering 6th – 12th grade
This course for young dancers is designed to give students the foundational skills to set them on a journey toward becoming an aerialist. The focus of the class will include learning aerial safety and etiquette, stretching and conditioning techniques, standard climbs and footlocks, and appreciation of the art form. Students will have an opportunity to work with silks, hammock, and lyra in this fun and exciting workshop.

Instructor: Tarrylee Silke Chaminade Dance Director
Week 1-2: June 17 – June 28 (this is a two-week camp)
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $600

 

DANCE INTENSIVE
Entering 6th – 12th grade
Taught by Chaminade’s varsity dance coaches, this dance intensive will allow participants to receive training in all areas of dance including, jazz, ballet, and hip-hop as well as intense technique training in the form of leaps and turns. Dancers will also be taught a series of dances with new, cutting edge choreography. All of these new skills will come together in the form of a show which will be presented on the last day of the intensive.

Instructors: Chaminade Varsity Dance Coaches
Week 1: June 17 – 21
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $295

 

CIRCUS CAMP
Entering 1st – 6th grade
Chaminade Circus camp is perfect for young performers who want to strengthen, stretch, and flex their creative muscles. Each day begins with a warm-up, followed by training and workshops in circus, drama, and movement. Students learn circus and aerial skills; juggling, tumbling, climbing, balance, dance, and more. Circus campers will create and perform their very own circus-theater production at the end of the session!

Instructor: Tarrylee Silke and Staff Chaminade Dance Director
Week 1: June 18– June 21
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $295

 

AERIAL CAMP JUNIOR
Entering 4th – 8th grade
This camp is designed for the camper that has had previous instruction in dance, gymnastics or martial arts. This camp is a great way to improve skills and techniques in Aerial dance while also having some fun!  Each day will include designated warm-up exercises as well as time on the apparatuses, plus other fun activities and games to strengthen your skills. Friday will finish off with a little performance highlighting the weeks’ successes.

Instructor: Tarrylee Silke and Staff Chaminade Dance Director
Week 2: June 24 – June 28
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $295

 

DANCE CAMP
Entering 1st – 6th grade
Come to dance camp with the Chaminade Dance Team! This fun-filled dance experience will allow participants to receive training in all areas of dance including, jazz, ballet, and hip-hop as well as technical training in the form of leaps and turns. Dancers will also be taught dances with new, cutting edge choreography. All of these new skills will come together in the form of a show which will be presented on the last day.

Instructors: Chaminade Varsity Dance Coaches
Week 2: June 24 – 28
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $165