Dance Performance Camp
Learn the basics of hip-hop, jazz and lyrical ballet.
9 am-3:30 pm
Boys and girls ages 6-9
Deposit required: $440
Space is limited to 20 campers. Minimum of 8 required.
Tim Clarke will supervise this camp. Tim has been teaching in independent schools for 25 years and is currently a science teacher in Penn Charter's Upper School. He has worked in camps with a variety of age groups, and he has experience with set and prop design and basic costume work.
Sarah Clarke is the lead dance instructor. Sarah has been studying dance for 12 years and has taught dance classes for the last three years. She also has experience as a counselor. Her dance team has taken first overall at Nationals twice, and Sarah has been a captain of the team for multiple years and for numerous competitions and recitals.
Matt Clarke will be the assistant dance instructor. Matt has been dancing for nine years and has performed in a number of musical productions at Penn Charter and at Performing Arts Camp, where his roles have included Troy in High School Musical Jr. and Bert in Mary Poppins Jr.
Program HighlightsInterested in learning to dance? During this one-week program campers will learn the basics of hip-hop, jazz and lyrical ballet, plus stretching and warm-up routines. Learn the steps necessary to put on a dance recital on the last day, as well as make and decorate props, sets and costumes for the performance. Enjoy lessons and crafts relating to positive self-image and friendship building. This camp is appropriate for beginning dancers.
Campers should wear comfortable sneakers with socks and loose clothing every day. Please provide your child’s clothing sizes for costume design.