The Wilmington Ballet offers two summer programs: Ballet Princess Camp (Ages 3-6), Summer Intensive Dance Camp (ages 7+)
See descriptions below:
Princess Creative Dance Camp 2018
July 9 - 13 | 9am - 12pm Cost: $200 Register
Does your little one like to twirl around the house like a ballerina? Does she enjoy dressing up and hearing stories about princesses like Elsa and Anna, Cinderella and Ariel? Send her to one or all of our Ballet Princess Camps!
Our five day, three hours per day camp offers a magical experience for the little princess, aged 3 1/2 – 6 years old:
- Learn Creative Dance and Basic Ballet Movements
- Dance in an end-of-the-week performance
- Create pretty crafts
- Enjoy snack time
- Hear stories of fairytale princesses
PLEASE NOTE: Dancers MUST be 3 1/2 years old by July 1st. Dancers MUST be potty trained.
Summer Intensive Program 2018
A ballet intensive course, for children 7+ years, focusing on classical ballet technique, ballet repertoire, pointe work for advanced students, choreographic workshop, and contemporary/modern technique.
July 16-20 (Levels 2 & 3/4 only)
July 23 - 27 (Levels 1, 2 & 3/4)
July 30 - Aug. 3 (Levels 1, 2 & 3/4)
Level 1 (Ages 7 & Up) - Beginning ballet
Beginner students are taught with emphasis on careful repetition of basic positions, turnout and port de bras. Class meets Monday - Friday, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM. $200/session.
session 3 July 23 - 27 Register→
session 4 JUly 30-Aug 3 register→
Level 2 (Ages 8 & up)
Students focus on the syllabus, increasing their vocabulary and execution of steps while learning elements of the themed ballet of the week. Class emphasizes quality execution of basic positions, turnout and port de bras. Class meets Monday - Friday, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM. $200/session.
session 2 july 16-20 register→
session 3 July 23-27 register→
session 4 July 30-Aug 3 register→
level 3 & 4
Level 3 & 4 (Ages 11-18) *Previous Dance Experience Required*
Students will pursue studies in advanced ballet technique, repertoire, pointe (if previously approved) and Pas de Deux and be coached in classical ballet solos from Petipa ballets. Various forms of contemporary dance will also be explored.
Session 2, 3 & 4 - Class meets Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. $350/session.
Special guest instructors include: Amy Aldridge from Pennsylvania Ballet!