Fun and creative activities focusing on the arts
New Online Program, designed for girls and boys, ages 3 to 8
Ballet Academy East’s ONLINE SUMMERDANCE CAMP brings all the joy and creativity of our program into your home! Summerdance is a fun-filled summer program for ages 3 to 8. Designed to foster imagination and inspire a love of the arts, the curriculum includes dance, art, drama, cooking, and more. Our classes are led by gifted instructors who specialize in teaching young children and are comfortable teaching virtually. Limited class sizes ensure that children receive individual attention. We are so excited to be able to dance, grow, and learn together this summer!
Summerdance Dates: June 29-August 20, 2020
Customize your own schedule! Enroll weekly, monthly, or for the full eight-week session.
Reserve your spot in the Summerdance Online Program today!
Summerdance is bursting with art-centered, fun, and enriching activities!
Daily activities will vary depending on age group and will include ballet, modern, art, drama, yoga, cooking, musical theater, origami, theme days, and more! Activities will primarily be live-streamed on Zoom with some classes pre-recorded for you view on-demand.
Performing Arts: Ballet, modern, and jazz focus on developing young dancers’ strength, flexibility, and musicality, while instilling a lifelong love and appreciation of dance. Drama, and musical theater provide fun opportunities to develop each child’s improvisational skills, focus, and coordination.
Art: Summerdance students explore children’s unique creativity while developing their art skills. Classes and curriculum are led by the talented and joyful staff of The Craft Studio.
Cooking: Students whip up delicious, age-appropriate recipes while learning essential cooking skills like measuring, nutrition, and following recipe instruction.
Yoga: Children will learn yoga poses, breathing, and relaxation exercises to create a calming, stress-free mood, while developing strength and flexibility in this playful and fun class.
Origami: Always a favorite Summerdance activity! Children will learn the creative art of Japanese paper folding. Starting with the basic folds, students will follow Miss Yuki’s easy instructions to form animals, hats, birds and more!
Amanda Johnson, BAE Young Dancer Division Principal oversees Summerdance. Classes are taught by the beloved BAE year-round faculty and guest teachers.
Ariella Aharon – Ballet
Miranda Berlin – Ballet
Sarah Feliciano – Ballet
Anne Kelly – Ballet
Yuki Kittaka – Origami
Caitlin Maxwell – Musical Theater and Jazz
Meaghan Maxwell – Modern
The Craft Studio – Art
Dani Cole – Yoga
Bambi Everson – Drama
Jennifer Sweenie – Cooking
Summerdance Camp meets Monday-Thursday for girls and boys, ages 3-8.
Online Program Schedule
Group A/B (3-5 years) 10:00-11:45 AM
Group C (6-8 years) 10:00-1:45 PM (with lunch break)