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CENTRAL TEXAS BALLET INTENSIVE
take your technique to the next level
JUNE 14-19 | 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: TBA
And our amazing resident ballet instructors:
Hannah Bettis-Christian, Bailey Fisher, Leanna Rinadli, Kelsey Walsh and Masumi Yoshimoto
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 19-23 | Bianca Barrera, Alaina Flores, Lauren Gier & more TBA
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
DANCE PAWty WITH MY PET
JUNE 21-24:: (Ages 3-5 | 9am-1pm)
Raise your paws if you love Paw Patrol and Secret Life of Pets because you’ll PAWSitively love this fun tap, ballet and creative movement dance camp! Tiny dancers can bring their favorite stuffed pet (dog, cat, character, anything goes!) and together they’ll unleash the fun on four PURRfect dancing adventures: The Paws & Claws Pet Spa, Pet PAWrade, Museum of PetPAWtraits and the Disco Dance PAWty! At each stop along the way, dancers and pets will dance together and earn paw prints in their Pet PAWfolios. This dance PAWty will be a fun time...FUR sure!
PEACE, LOVE, & REMIX : THAT 70S DANCE CAMP
JUNE 21-24:: (Ages 6-11 | 9am-1pm)
Peace, Love & Remix: That 70s Dance Camp
Right on! Calling all groovy girls & guys who love tie-dye, bell bottoms and Polaroid pictures for this 70s-inspired jazz and hip hop camp! Peace, Love and Remix dancers will work hard to earn three Flower Power Patches through groovy dance activities and retro crafts— including fun photo ops with instant cameras and a funky 70s mood board! Then, get ready to perform live at the Retro Remix finale! This dance camp is sure to be far out and groove-tastic!
THE SNOWFLAKE SPECTACULAR : A FROZEN ADVENTURE
JULY 19-22:: (Ages 3-5 | 9am-1pm)
The Snowflake Spectacular: A Frozen Adventure
This camp will be love at frost sight for tiny dancers who love Olaf, Anna, Elsa and friends! No matter the season, you will sparkle with excitement at The Snowflake Spectacular, abrrr-tifulwinter carnival filled with whimsical dancing and wondrous wintry games. Show yourself some fun frolicking in the Frozen Funhouse and then sled on over to a ballet-skate playdate with your favorite snowmen. Through a flurry of glimmering crafts and frozen dancing fun, there’s snowway of escaping the excitement of this frosty ballet and tap adventure
THE BIG TIME : YOUR NAME IN LIGHTS
JULY 19-22:: (Ages 6-11 | 9am-1pm)
Get ready to raise the curtain on your imagination and create a fun variety show on stage with your dance friends! In this most sensational jazz and musical theater camp, dancers will produce and star in their own big time show! From naming the show and designing the set to choosing the acts and creating choreography, you’ll play a starring role in every aspect of this production. And, you will shine like the star you
are when you see your name in lights on opening night!
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 21-23 (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.
June 28-30 (Mon-Wed)::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 6-8 (Tues-Thurs):: 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 19-22 | 10am - 2pm
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