Summer Dance Intensive
DateMonday, Jul. 10, 2017
Friday, Jul. 14, 2017
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Dance students are invited to a week-long overnight* camp at Grand Canyon University! All classes are taught by distinguished dance faculty and guests, assisted by student teacher candidates from GCU’s Dance Department.
- World Dance
- 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 14 at 4 pm in Thunderground. General admission is free. GCU’s student dance club, SDEO, will be selling concessions as a fundraiser.
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 2017 or have yet to graduate must remain in residence halls. Camp attendees required to stay in the residence hall: 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 2017 or Later*
Before June 15: $300
After June 15: $325
Students Who Graduated Prior to Spring 2017*
Before June 15: $225
After June 15: $250
Sign Up Today!
Please download the permission slip and submit it with your RSVP and payment below.
*Students graduating in spring 2017 (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 2017
July 10 – 14
|Time||Monday, July 10||Tuesday, July 11||Wednesday, July 12||Thursday, July 13||Friday, July 14|
|8 – 9 am||Registraion/
|9 – 10:30 am||Ballet – Kevin||Contemporary – Bekki||Ballet – Susannah||Contemporary – Bekki||Ballet – Scott|
|10:30 – 11:40 am||Jazz – Kevin||Ballet – Kevin||Jazz – Kevin||Ballet – Kevin||Jazz – Kevin|
|11:40 am – 1 pm||Lunch|
|1 – 2:15 pm||Contemporary – Alicia||Jazz – Alicia||Contemporary – Alicia||Jazz – Alicia||Rehearsal for Showing|
|2:30 – 3:30 pm||Focus on Floor Work – Alicia||Composition – Kevin||Intro to Partnering –Alicia||Composition – Kevin|
|3:45 – 4:45 pm||Somatic Practice –
|World Dance – Dunham – Susannah||Improv – Susannah||World Dance||4 – 5 pm
Informal Performance 5:15 pm
End of day Parent Pick-Up
|5 – 6:15 pm||Break and dinner||Break and dinner||GCU Admissions Pool Party With DJ and Refreshments||Break and dinner|
|6:30 – 7:30 pm||Improv – TJ||Stretch & Stregthen – Kiana||Hip Hop – Hannah|