2022 SUMMER SCHEDULE
EMAIL PINEAPPLEDANCEOFFICE@GMAIL.COM TO REGISTER
We are offering a variety of camps during the day and classes during the evening.
At this time, we are continuing our Covid safety protocols, including requiring anyone who is not fully vaccinated to wear a mask indoors, limiting class size, and sanitizing the studio.
(Protocols are subject to change; please email us with any questions.)
Since classes and camps will have a limited number of students, walk-ins are not allowed and you must email us to enroll. Camps have a deposit of $50 due to register.
Acro Workshop age 12+ with Miss Jen *requires previous acro or gymnastics experience*
Dates: June 27 and 28
This two day intensive will provide dancers with an opportunity to obtain new skills to add to their repertoire, as well as gain a foundation for more advanced tricks. We will be focusing on conditioning and stretches to help dancers get new skills as well as doing handspring, aerial, and tuck work. A great opportunity to step into the acrobatic world, or improve upon gymnast skills you already have!
Ballet, Pointe and Variations age 12+ with Miss Charlotte
Dates: July 5-8 or August 15-19
Session: 10am-12pm or 10am-3pm
Price: July Week is $145 for morning half or $265 for the full day
August Week is $175 for morning half or $325 for full day
Morning session will cover class work and variations. Afternoon session will cover pointe work and variation specific toward pointe. Students can enroll in only the morning session or the full day.
Toddler Camp age 2-4 with Miss Charlotte
Dates: July 11-14
Students will be introduced to the fun and artistic expression of dance and movement. This class will be a great outlet for your young mover to express themselves and learn about their body through movement. Children are encouraged to use their imaginations to tell stories and listen to the rhythms their bodies can make.
Let's Dance Camp age 5-10 with Miss Jen
Dates: July 11-14 (Under the Sea) or August 8-11 (Safari Adventure)
Throughout the camp kids will explore and learn styles of jazz, acro, hip hop and contemporary/lyrical. The week will also include strength and conditioning exercises, games, and confidence and social emotional learning mini lessons. Each day will include a craft and time outside weather permitting. Snack and lunch each day.
Acro Camp age 5-8 with Miss Leah
Dates: July 18-22
We will be practicing acrobatic basics and building up skills for next level tricks. There will be an emphasis on safety and teamwork, as we create a mini show for the last day. We'll have craft time, story time, snack time, and friendship time! We can't wait to roll, jump, and cartwheel the week away with you!
Ballet Mini-Intensive age 12+ with Miss Charlotte
Dates: July 18-22 from 10am-1pm
or August 8-12 from 1pm-4pm
Students will warm-up, do class work, variation, and they will choose conditioning or pointe work.
Teen Boot Camp age 12+ with Miss Jen
Dates: July 25-27
This camp will be for those students who want to make plans to stay in shape and progress their technique and skills over the summer. Each student will have an opportunity on the last day to sit with Miss Jen to make a personalized developmental plan. Things covered in the camp: Conditioning/strengthening; Flexibility training; Technique lessons; Picking up choreography; Body/anatomy education; Body recovery/body confidence lessons; Improvisation work.
Jazz & Contemporary Camp age 9-13 with Miss Leah
Dates: July 25-29
We will be covering classic jazz technique where the dancer will be led through a series of warm up exercises that build upon each other. Barre work, center work, and across the floor exercises allows the class to progress systematically so that both mind and body are engaged. Dancers will also reach new heights of expression through interpretive movement. Strong technique and skills will be accessed to tell a story through dance!
Jazzy Musical Theater Camp age 12+ with Miss Jen
Dates: August 1-4
This camp is for dancers who love all things jazz and musical theatre! Topics covered include: Jazz technique; Choreographer spotlights/education; Theater education (stage production, costuming, lighting); TONS of jazz/musical theater choreo.
Outdoor Site-Specific Camp age 6-11 with Miss Charlotte
Dates: August 8-12
Class will meet at a different outdoor location in Amherst each day (all locations will be emailed ahead of the first day). Students will create a dance specifically about that site using a mix of styles. There will be a group warm-up and students will be working to create the choreography.
Broadway Bound age 7-11 with Miss Jen
Dates: August 15-18
This camp is designed for young students who have shown an interest in jazz, tap or musical theater. It is a beginner/intermediate combo camp that will cover basics in tap, musical theatre and jazz while also talking about musicals and production composition. It's a sure win-win to have these styles all in one class. Students will leave class understanding why tap and jazz fit so perfectly hand in hand.
These classes will be offered July 5 thru August 19:
(90min classes are $85 per month and 60min classes are $65 per month)
- Mondays 6pm-7:30 Adult Ballet with Miss Charlotte for ages 18+
- Tuesdays 6pm-7:30 Adult Ballet with Miss Charlotte for ages 18+
- Wednesdays 6pm-7:00 Contemporay Beginner/Intermediate with Miss Carissa for ages 10-14
- Wednesdays 7pm-8:00 Contemporary Intermediate/Advanced with Miss Carissafor ages 15+
- Thursdays 6pm-7:00 Jazz with Miss Lindsay for ages 12+
- Thursdays 7pm-8:00 Tap with Miss Lindsay for ages 12+