from weekly classes to specialty workshops,
we have have what you need to make your
summer dance AMAZING!
SUMMER 2021 DATES WILL BE AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 15, 2021!
FOCUS DANCE INTENSIVE
intense training for the most serious dancer
JUNE 6-10 (FOCUS 1) #8
Guest Faculty: Robert Hernandez & TBA
JULY 11-15 (FOCUS 2) #10
Guest Faculty: Sam Neas & Jess Richens
Intermediate | ages 7-10 | 9:30AM - 2:30PM
High Intermediate | ages 11-13 | 10AM - 4PM
Advanced | ages 14+ | 10AM - 4PM
FOCUS is developed for ages 6 & up and are designed to Focus on the higher intermediate to advanced dancer who wishes to broaden their repertoire. The program covers a wide range of master classes to help progress each student’s technique, skills and style.
Our mission is to bring together some of the industry’s most excellent instructors/ choreographers to help inspire and educate today's dance student at the prevailing level of up to date styles and technique.
*Schedule & Teachers subject to change at any time.
QUESTIONS ABOUT SUMMER DANCE? CONTACT OUR OFFICE!
CENTRAL TEXAS BALLET INTENSIVE
take your technique to the next level
JUNE 13-17 | 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Young Dancer (ages 7-9)~intermediate (2yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) | 10am-3pm
High Intermediate~(3+yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) │ 10am-3pm
Advanced~(4+yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) | 10am-3pm
Guest Instructors: HANNAH BETTES-CHRISTIAN & MELANIE MALINOWSKI
And our amazing resident ballet instructors:
Ellis Broderick, Kelsey Coleman, Katie Deuitch, & Ahmad hill
THE INTENSIVE~Immerse yourself in a rewarding dance experience with a high level of training for young dancers, pre-professionals, and for a select group of the most advanced students who enjoy the challenge of our summer trainee program.
The Central Texas Ballet Intensive is in its 7th season here at ADA! CTBI summer program offers the more serious dance student extraordinary opportunities to train, progress and educate alongside other established dancers from in and around Texas.
Our resident instructors, complemented with leading guest instructors will be instructing during the five day session.
Final Performance Presentation for Family
Each level will showcase a variation learned throughout the intensive on Friday June 18th 2:30-3:00.
THE CURRICULUM~The program is designed to cultivate strong well-trained artists and offer
positive encouragement with relentless attention to detail.
Classes in ballet technique, studies en pointe, variations, pilates, partnering, and conditioning provide a strong foundation in classical training.
REQUIRED DRESS CODE ~
Girls: pink-footed tights, black leotard, pink ballet shoes and pointe shoes (experienced pointe dancers). Boys: black leggings or tights, solid white T-shirt and black ballet. Dress Codes will be enforced
BREAKOUT HIP HOP INDUSTRY SUMMER INTENSIVE
a one of a kind week of training
INTENSIVE DATE & FACULTY
July 18-22 | FEATURING GUEST INSTRUCTORS TODD FLANAGAN, JOE BROWN, & TREVOR PARMENTIER
ADA RESIDENT FACULTY Alaina Flores & Lauren Gier
AGE GROUPS & TIMES
Age 6-8 10:00-2:00 PM
Age 9-11 2:00-6:00 PM
Age 12+ 2:00-6:00 PM
Dancers will train and explore the movements of various hip hop styles. The skills the dancers will learn during this workshop will help them on and off the dance floor as they gain confidence and conquer new challenges. Dancers will develop creativity, coordination, musicality and listening skills. Students will learn the funda- mentals of various hip hop styles while building their mental and physical stamina. This intensive will be taught in an open and noncompetitive atmosphere and will allow dancers to move and groove to some of their favorite music.
DANCERS WILL EXPLORE THE FOLLOWING STYLES OF HIP HOP:
Wacking/Vogue, House, Stepping, Grooves, Afrovibe/Dancehall,
Freestyle/Musicality, Industry Q & A, Perfecting performance quality
& stage performance, Dancing on Film (professional video shoot)
Not all classes are offered in every level. Classes vary week to week depending on instructors for that week and are subject to change at any time.
SUMMER DANCE CAMPS
the perfect week for your toddler & young dancer
DANCING WITH MY FAVORITE PRINCESS
JUNE 20-23:: (Ages 3-5 | 9am-1pm)
Calling all dancing princesses! Whether your favorite princess travels by air on a magic carpet or swims under the sea with her mermaid tail...lives in an enchanted forest or dwells under a spell in a charmed castle, you don't want to miss this magical dance camp filled with adventure! Bring your favorite princess Dollie along with you and, together, travel to meet four V.I.P.s (Very Important Princesses) in their magical castles as you fill your Passport to Royalty with dancing fun! You'll go on a scavenger hunt for sparkly jewels, dance around underwater treasure chests, and creat glittery crafts for both you and your princess Dollie! This ballet and tap dance camp is the perfect passport offering twice the fun for you and your favorite princess dollie friend!
PASTEL POPSTARS & RAINBOW ROCKERS
JUNE 20-23:: (Ages 6-11 | 9am-1pm)
NO NEED TO HOLD THE DRAMA OR CALM DOWN FOR THIS FUN + SPARKLY SUMMER DANCE CAMP!
If you're a fan of Taylor Swift, Jojo or the Descendants, then you need to jump right on this trendy tour bus as one of the top notch dance crew members for Pastel Posters & Rainbow Rockers! Soon you'll be on your way to recording a pop-rocking dance video showing all your jazz moves & hip hop grooves. Get ready to dance and contribute the artistic process of producing and starring in your very own dance music video, including fun activities related to style and wardrobe, props, makeup, choreography, and, of course, performance! Your fans are sure to be starstruck when your exclusive world tour video drops!
THE WONDERFUL WHIMSICAL WOODLANDS FAIRY WALTZ
JULY 25-28:: (Ages 3-5 | 9am-1pm)
Your tiny dancer will flutter along the pixie path through the whimsical woodlands Forest as a ballerina fairy in this twinkling ballet camp! On the way to the magical waltz, dancers will focus on ballet basics and creative movement as well as imaginative activities performed with the friends they meet on this enchanted journey! This fanciful camp is full of fairy dancing, forest friends, glittery crafts, and so much more!
DANCE CAMP REMIX
JULY 25-28:: (Ages 6-11 | 9am-1pm)
Grab your BFFs and get ready to mix up your summer with our #dancecampREMIX! You will learn the coolest moves + grooves in this super fun Hip Hop Camp! At #dancecampREMIX, young dancers will flex their creative muscles as they contribute to the artistic process of producing and starring in their own Dance music video! In addition to TONS of DANCE MOVES, dancers will participate in fun activities related to style and wardrobe, props, makeup, choreography and performance! Our hip hop dance video stars should dress the part and wear their coolest, fresh + fun hip hop fashion as we will be filming swag-tactic shots each day! P.S. Unicorns, Trolls, and Emojis will be involved! #totesfun #letsdance
weekly classes for all ages
for the dancer in your life who just loves to move
Summer is the perfect time for those who desire to stay in shape and/or expand their dance training. We have classes for all ages 2-18 in a wide variety of styles! Click on the link above for a full list of classes!
SPECIALTY DANCE MINI WORKSHOPS
specialized focus in small doses
AGES 8-11 & 12-18 | 10:30AM - 1:30PM
The Summer Mini Workshops are designed specifically for intermediate and advanced level dancers ages 8-18. The series is offered for dancers to participate in numerous sessions, but can be separately chosen to match the dancers needs. With limited class sizes and an intimate studio setting, each dancer will enjoy the individualized attention these Mini Workshops provide.
Pure Technique & Conditioning Classes Every Week!
Each day of every Mini Workshop will concentrate on technique and skills in jumps, turns, core training, body conditioning, stretch, flexibility and tips and tricks catering towards each week’s workshop style & theme.
June 27-29 (Mon-Wed):: Jazz & Hip Hop
This energy filled Mini Workshop week will have a strong focus on Jazz & Hip Hop including proper dance technique, isolations of the body, strength and stamina, improving performance quality and developing complex rhythms and patterns along with combos in various styles of jazz and hip hop. Dance attire, jazz and tennis shoes required.
July 6-8 (Wed-Fri)::Modern Ballet, Contemporary & Improv
This session of our Mini Workshop will have students learning a more modern based ballet technique which will complement and transition them into their contemporary class. This form of ballet technique layered with contemporary movement will allow and encourage dancers to step outside the box while exploring their own individual style and personality through improv. Dance attire, ballet shoes and barefoot or socks required.
July 25-27 (Mon-Wed):: Tap & Musical Theatre
This awesome fun week will focus on teaching proper dance technique while exploring the various Broadway and Musical styles. Emphasis will be placed on learning performance skills, connecting with an audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions. The tap portion of the program is designed to develop tap technique and increase rhythm, style and clarity in tap sounds. Exercises will focus on building flexibility of the knee and ankles, coordination and speed of movement. Dance attire required, jazz and tap shoes necessary.
drill team prep intensives
get prepared...ahead of the heard
all levels | ages 13 + | July 25-28 | 10am - 2pm
WITH LAUREN SMITH, DREW DOBIE, & ELIZA HILL
Drill PREP CLINIC
This clinic is for those not currently on a drill/dance team at school and looking to get fully prepared for the upcoming high school’s season drill team tryouts. Classes will include:
TechniqueClasses│ Contemporary│ Precision│ Props│ Q&ASessions High Kicks | Mock Tryouts | Flexibility | Turns & Jumps │ Progressions and More
Drill BOOT CAMP
This camp is for students already on drill team and looking to get in shape and be prepared before summer clinics begin at school and also for the well experienced dancer wan ng to get ready for future tryouts. Classes will include:
Jazz │Contemporary│Precision│High Kicks|Flexibility│Turns & Jumps |Progressions|Technique