from weekly classes to specialty workshops, we have have what you need to make your summer dance AMAZING!
FOCUS DANCE INTENSIVE
intense training for the most serious dancer
JUNE 10-14 & JULY 22-26
Junior Intermediate | ages 6-8 | 9:30AM - 2:15PM
Intermediate | ages 9-10 | 10AM - 5PM
Hight Intermediate | ages 11-13 | 10AM - 5PM
Advanced | ages 14+ | 10AM - 5PM
Focus is a week of motivation and challenges. If you are prepared to push yourself to the next level then this powerful and exhilarating intensive is for you! We will direct you through the week’s events while urging you to achieve goals at your own pace. Alisa’s Dance Academy is very excited to be hosting The 10th season of Focus Summer Dance Intensives. These Summer Intensives have been developed for ages 7-11 and ages 12 & up and are designed to Focus on the 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. Each week will include a different variety of instructors for those who wish to take advantage of multiple weeks (discounts offered). Each day is a new adventure; each class is a chance to grow. Come check out what we have designed for you!
QUESTIONS ABOUT SUMMER DANCE? CONTACT OUR OFFICE!
CENTRAL TEXAS BALLET INTENSIVE
take your technique to the next level
Young Dancer (ages 7-9)~intermediate (2yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) | 9am-2pm
High Intermediate~(3+yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) │ 10am-3pm
Advanced~(4+yrs of recent/consecutive ballet training required) | 10am-3pm
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 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.
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.
Intersted students in the workshop must receive the ADA Ballet Program Director's approval prior to signing up for the workshop.
You may contact her by email at o schedule an audition for acceptance into the workshop.
PERFORMING ARTS CAMPS
the perfect week for your toddler
half day camps
ages 3-5 | 9:00AM - 1:00PM
June 3-6 | Disney Princesses
June 24-27 | Frozen
July 8-11 |Magical Passport
Each themed week packs an entire Summer of FUN into EXCITING 1-week camps with professional training in the following: Ballet, Tap, Tumbling, Singing, Creative Movement, Story Telling, Arts & Crafts and more. Each camp is a chance for students to experience a wide range of activities in the performing arts and help develop skills of creativity in multiple forms. At the end of the week students will celebrate with a Special Performance for family & friends!
triple threat CAMPS
a specially developed week for beginner and intermediate students!
full day camps
ages 6-8 & 9-12 | 9:00AM - 3:00PM
no previous dance experience required
June 3-6 & July 8-11
An invitation to five days of dancing, acting, and singing. Students will explore varied dance (tap, jazz, ballet) and in addition explore acting and improvisation for the stage and basic vocals throughout the week. Our Triple Threat camp is a “must have” for all musical theater/dance performers, actors wanting to add more skills to their talents, or anyone wanting to have a ton of fun this summer. Improvisation helps one learn to trust their instinct, enhance their audition skills, and it is just great fun! Sharpen your skills for future performing onstage. Minimal dance experience desired, no vocal experience required. At the end of each week students will celebrate with a Special Performance for family & friends!
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!
specialized focus in small doses
The KIDS Summer Workshop Series is designed specifically for intermediate level dancers grouped by ages 8-11. The Summer Workshop Series is designed specifically for intermediate and advanced level dancers ages 12-18. The series is offered for dancers to participate innumerous sessions, but can be separately chosen to match the dancers needs. With limited class sizes and an intimate studio setting, each dancerwill enjoy the individualized attention only the Summer Series and Alisa’s Dance Academy can provide.
YOUTH SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES
Mondays-Thursdays 1:00PM - 3:30PM
Low Intermediate & High Intermediate Dancers (ages 6-8 & 9-11)
SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES
Mondays-Thursdays 3:30PM - 6:00PM
Intermediate & Advanced Dancers (ages 11-18)
YOUTH & SUMMER Workshop 1: Ballet & Jazz | JUNE 24-27
This workshop will have students learning classical ballet techniques and terminology. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work, and across-the-floor combinations. Jazz class will focus on learning proper dance technique such as isolations of the body, improving performance quality and developing complex rhythms and patterns. Students will be exposed to various styles of jazz such as Broadway, Street and Contemporary to help develop a well rounded dancer. Class curriculum is based on ballet technique layered with traditional jazz movement and includes a proper warm-up, stretches, isolations, across-the-floor progressions, and combinations. Ballet & Jazz attire & shoes required.
YOUTH & SUMMER Workshop 2: Pure Technique | JULY 15-18
This workshop will offer dancers the opportunity to participate in classes that concentrate on pure dance technique in jumps, turns, core training, body conditioning,stretch class, tips and tricks for dancers, posture and health & nutrition for an active lifestyle. This part of the series is an important part of the 4 week series and greatfor those wanting to progress their dance repertoire. Dance attire required.
YOUTH & SUMMER Workshop 3: Hip Hop & Contemporary | JULY 29- AUGUST 1
This session contains a blend of several styles of hip hop (including some break dance skills), popular/commercial dance and contemporary. Classes will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. Hip hop dance requires students to have the strength and stamina to successfully perform moves. Therefore class includes upper and lower body conditioning
as well as a rigorous warm-up to help prepare students for more intense movements.
Dance attire and Tennis shoes required.
drill team prep intensives
get prepared...ahead of the heard
Drill PREP CLINIC | JULY 29-AUGUST 1
]This clinic is for the more beginner/intermediate student looking to get fully prepared for the upcoming high school’s season drill team tryouts. Classes will include:
Jazz│Contemporary│Precision│Props│Q & A Sessions|High Kicks|Mock Tryouts Flexibility | Turns & Jumps │Progressions|Technique
Drill BOOT CAMP | JULY 29-AUGUST 1
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