June 1st, and the countdown begins … just nineteen more days until the end of the school year! Summer vacation is a great time to let your kids immerse themselves in the arts, and here in Bristol and Warren we’re fortunate to have a wealth of choices. So far we’ve talked about several summer art camps, and summer theater for kids, and the Summer Strings Program. Today we’re spotlighting summer dance programs:
Extensions School of Dance in Bristol is offering several Summer Dance Camps, and also Dance classes, this summer; click here to view their schedule.
Rosemary’s School of Dance Education in Warren has three programs lined up for the summer. The Summer Dance Project, from July 25th through the 29th, is for ages 5 to 13. Younger kids can sign up for the Magical Dance Adventure, a program designed for ages 2 1/2 to 6, scheduled for August 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. More experienced dancers will be interested in Summer Ballet Intensive, from August 15th through the 19th, for ages 7 to 18 with at least 2 years of ballet training.
The Ballet Center in Bristol is offering four one-week sessions of Summer Dance Camp. Dancers from age 3 1/2 to 7 can sign up for ‘Snow White’ (Session I, July 11 – 15) or ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (Session III, July 25 – 29) while dancers from age 7 to 11 can sign up for ‘Swan Lake’ (Session II, July 18 – 22) or ‘Snow White’ (Session IV, August 1 – 5). Contact the studio for more information; call 254-2847.
Just Dance! in Warren is offering a slew of classes, workshops and demos this summer – visit their website to view the Summer Class Schedule or to read the latest news.
Visit our Dance page to learn more about these local dance studios and access links to their websites. And if you know of a local summer dance camp not described here, let us know in the Comments section, or Contact Us by email!