Dance Camps


All camps are located at ADF’s Samuel H. Scripps Studios:

721 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Dance around the world (ages 8-12)

April 10 – April 14, 2017  *SPRING BREAK*
Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee.
 
Price: $250/student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm)
This spring break, children ages 8-12 are invited to broaden their horizons and join ADF for a trip around the world (of dance)! Students will participate in a variety of classes taught by faculty who are experts in their fields. This camp aims to introduce students to new dance techniques, boost creativity inside and outside the studio, and build a sense of community. Dance experience is not necessary and past participants are welcomed back!

Bring lunch, a water bottle, and comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement.

  • Class 1 –  Capoeira with Allan Stevens
  • Class 2  –  Buckets and Beats with Bashir Shakur
  • Class 3  –  Flamenco with Alicia Vila
  • LUNCH – please pack a lunch!
  • Class 4  –  Creative Movement with Gaspard Louis
  • Class 5  –  West African Dance with Jamie Shakur

Scholarships available. More info here.  
 
 

Shadow Camp with Pilobolus (Ages 9-12)

June 11-16, 2017   (***June 11 is a Sunday.  This will be a 6 day long camp!)
Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee.

Price: $350 per student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

In this captivating week-long shadow-play camp, led by the beloved, internationally-renowned dance company Pilobolus, participants invent new worlds, design props, and learn to tell stories through movement. Dance experience is not necessary and past participants are welcomed back!

Each day, students will need:

  • Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement
  • Bag lunch
  • Water bottle

*NEW* Camp participants will perform in the American Dance Festival opening night performance at DPAC on Thursday, June 15!  The shared program includes major companies from North Carolina and celebrates ADF’s 40th year in Durham and 84th Season.

Scholarships available. More info here.  

Register online


Dance Theater Camp (Ages 8-12)

June 26-30, 2017
Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee.

Price: $300 per student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

This summer, children ages 8–12 are invited to dance, sing, act, and design in ADF’s performing arts camp! Campers will have the opportunity to develop choreography, train their voices, and learn about what goes on behind-the-scenes during a dance performance.

Each day, students will need:

  • Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement
  • Bag lunch
  • Water bottle

Faculty and schedule TBA.

Scholarships available.
More info here.  

Register online

 

ADF Dance Camp (Ages 8-12)

August 7-11, 2017
Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee.

Price: $300/student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

Children ages 8-12 are invited to join ADF for a week long summer dance camp held in a welcoming and non-competitive environment. Students will participate in a variety of classes taught by expert faculty to expand their knowledge and understanding of dance!

Each day, students will need:

  • Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement
  • Bag lunch
  • Water bottle

Faculty and schedule TBA.

Scholarships available. More info here.  

register online