Summer Dance Intensive
DateMonday, Jul. 9, 2018
Friday, Jul. 13, 2018
For more information or questions, please contact the Director of Dance, Susannah Keita at 602-639-6295 (office), 480-527-5111 (mobile) or email@example.com.
Dance students are invited to a week-long overnight* camp at Grand Canyon University! Come develop your skills through instruction with fellow dancers. All classes are taught by distinguished dance faculty and guests, assisted by teacher candidates from GCU’s Dance Department.
- Hip Hop
- West African
- Health for the Dancer (Pilates, Yoga, Conditioning, Nutrition)
Who Can Attend
Male and female dancers ages 14 to 24 years are invited to the Summer Dance Intensive. Students must have two consecutive years of dance study. Students will take placement classes on the first day of the camp to determine their technical levels (beginning-intermediate and intermediate-advanced).
Family and friends are invited to a dance performance presented by Summer Dance Intensive students on Friday, July 13 at 4 pm in Thunderground. General admission is free.
Our state-of-the-art studios are located on the first floor of Saguaro residence hall. The two adjacent studios feature sprung floors and storage for students’ belongings. Students who graduated in 2018 or have yet to graduate must remain in residence hall.
Camp attendees required to stay in the residence hall: Passpoints will be issued for residence hall entry, but rooms will not be equipped with locks. You can store any valuables you are concerned about in your supervisor’s room, which is equipped with a lock.
Students Graduating in Spring 2018 or Later*
Before June 15: $300
After June 15: $325
Students Who Graduated Prior to Spring 2018*
Before June 15: $225
After June 15: $250
Frequently Asked Questions
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Sign Up Today!
Please download the permission slip and submit it with your RSVP and payment below.
*Students graduating in spring 2018 (i.e. are still in high school) will be required to stay in the residence hall. Students who graduated prior to spring 2017 do not have the option to stay in a residence hall.
GCU Summer Dance Intensive 2018
July 9 – 13
|Time||Monday, July 9||Tuesday, July 10||Wednesday, July 11||Thursday, July 12||Friday, July 13|
|8 – 9 am||Registraion and
|9 – 10:30 am||Ballet||Contemporary||Ballet||Contemporary||Ballet|
|10:30 – 11:40 am||Jazz||Ballet||Jazz||Ballet||Jazz|
|11:40 am – 1 pm||Lunch|
|1 – 2:15 pm||Contemporary||Jazz||Contemporary||Jazz||Rehearsal for Showing|
|2:30 – 3:30 pm||Focus on Floor Work||Composition||Intro to Partnering||Composition|
|3:45 – 4:45 pm||Somatic Practice||Flamenco||Improvisation||West African||4 – 5 pm
Informal Performance5:15 pm
End of day Parent Pick-Up
|5 – 6:15 pm||Break and Dinner||Break and Dinner||Pool Party with Pizza and Refreshments||Break and Dinner|
|6:30 – 7:30 pm||Improvisation||Stretch and Strengthen||Hip Hop|