Dance Arts Iowa Summer Camps 2023

Dance Arts Iowa is excited to offer the following summer camps. Please contact Trude Elliott at [email protected] or call 319.558.9202 if you have questions or more information.

PreBallet/Tap Camp with Ashlee Elliott and Abbey Keen

Monday, June 5 – Friday, June 9, 2023

Hours: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages 5 – 7 years

Girls and boys will learn beginning Ballet and Tap technique with fun dances ending in a showcase for families and friends on the last day of camp. Dancers may wear leotard and tights with Ballet skirt for the girls or black knit pants and white T shirt for boys or street clothes that are lightweight and allow easy movement. No stress! Please bring Ballet and Tap shoes if you have them or we have shoes dancers may use during the camp.

Tuition: $75 Minimum 5 students

Beginning Irish Dance Camp for 6 – 9 (ages may vary) year olds

with Ella Krob

Monday, June 12 – Friday, June 16, 2023

Hours: 10:00 – 11:00 am

Girls and boys will learn basic Irish dance steps to a variety of Irish music. The last day dancers will show what they learned choreographed into an Irish dance to show their family and friends.

Tuition: $60 Minimum 5 students

Intermediate Dance Intensive – Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary Dance

with Jackie Happoldt

Monday, June 26 – Friday, June 30, 2023

Hours: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Ages: 12-15 years

Girls and boys with some dance experience learn Ballet and Jazz plus Contemporary dance for a short performance at the end of the week.

Tuition: $95 Minimum 5 students

Dance Team Clinic with Hannah Day

Monday, June 26 – Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Hours: Monday and Tuesday 9-10:30 am; Wednesday 9-10:00 am and Tryouts 10:15-10:45 am

Join us for a 3-day clinic to learn a sideline routine along with working on the most common skills required for dance team tryouts. On Wednesday there will be a tryout for DAI’s 2023-24 Dance Teams. All interested students will be placed on a team and will receive An email with their fall placement.

Tuition: $75 Minimum 5 students

Tumbling Camps for Pre-School, Beginners and Intermediate/Advance

with Michele McCoy

Tuesday, June 13-Friday, June 16, 2023

Pre-school (ages 3 – 4) – 9:00-9:30

Beginners: (ages 5 and older) 9:30 – 10:15 am

Intermediate/Advance: (experience tumbling) 10:15 – 11:15 am

Tuition: $30 for Pre-school, $40 for Beginners and $50 for Intermediate/Advanced. Minimum of 5 students for each class

Creative Movement Camp – with Jackie Happoldt

Wednesday, July 5 – Friday, July 7, 2023

Hours: 9:00-9:45 am

Ages 3 – 5 years

Introduce your young dancer to the joy of movement. Miss Jackie will Create a fun, dance to share with family and friends on the last day.

Tuition: $30 Minimum of 5 students

Ballet, Tap and Jazz technique with Jackie Happoldt

Monday, July 10 – Friday, July 14, 2023

Hours: 9:30 – 12:00p

Ages 7 – 12 years

Come dance your heart out! Students will enjoy Ballet, Tap and Jazz technique as well as learn choreography for a last day performance.

Tuition: $85 Minimum 5 students

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