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Summer 2017 Children’s Camps and Classes

Summer is a great time to dance! Whether you are looking for “parent and me” classes, a dance camp, children’s ballet or drop-in classes for families with busy summer schedules there is an option for you.

CALL: 651-690-1588 to register for summer classes.

Office and studios address: 655 Fairview Avenue N., St. Paul, MN 55104. Free parking.



Ages 2-1/2 to 4 years

NEW! “Parent and Me” Dance Classes |  Hablamos Español

We invite you to St. Paul Ballet’s “Parent and Me” dance class, for our youngest dancers and their parents! Hablamos Español

Enjoy and explore the fundamentals of movement, music and rhythm in this developmentally appropriate class. Young dancers will be engaged through artistic body and brain connection through the joy of movement. Dress: Clothing that allows for fluid movement and stretching. Bare feet.

Session 1: 3 classes

Day Time Dates Tuition
Saturday 10:00-10:45am June 10, 17, 24 $24


Session 2: 5 classes

Day Time Dates Tuition
Saturday 10:00-10:45am July 15, 22, 29 & Aug 5, 12 $40

 



Ages 4 to 6 years

Intro to Ballet Camp ages 4-5 (Pre-K and Kindergarten)

A fun and creative introduction to ballet class. Exploring ballet technique through the dance concepts nurtures the whole dancer. Musicality, healthy alignment, and improvisation are all a part of this developmentally appropriate ballet class. Ballet shoes optional. Teaching Artists: Mary Coats and Rahila Coats.
Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings, bare feet. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts, bare feet.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED, CLASS FILLS QUICKLY!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Monday 9:30-10:30am June 12, 19, 26 $33


Beauty and the Beast Dancer Camp ages 4-6

Have fun exploring, dancing, and learning about the story of the Beauty & the Beast. Dance Camp will include an age-appropriate, dance-concept based ballet class each day and many fun activities! We will read stories, watch performance videos, and create props and crafts to accompany our dances. Parents are asked to provide a daily snack. The dancers will share excerpts of their work in an informal showing for family and friends on the last day of class. Parents are asked to join us at 11:15am on the final day for a short presentation of our dance. Teaching Artists: Mary Coats and Rahila Coats.
Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings, bare feet. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts, bare feet.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED, CLASS FILLS QUICKLY!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Monday-Thursday 9:30-11:30am August 7-10 $65

 

Dance Expressions Drop-in Classes ages 4-6

This creative movement class will allow students to explore their imaginations by moving their bodies through space. Young dancers will have the ability to play, explore and dance using various movement concepts to expand their range of motion in a fun, imaginative manner. Children must be 4 years old by beginning of each month they attend. Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts. Bare feet or ballet slippers.

Day Time Dates Tuition
Saturday 8:45-9:30am June 10-August 19 Class card

Note: No class July 1st
Tuition: $34 per 4-class card  |  $66 per 8-class card  |  $9.00 Single class



Ages 5 to 8 years

Dance, Art and Yoga Camp ages 5-8

Dance, Art, and Yoga Camp invites children to explore engaging concepts through visual arts, music, stories, dance and yoga. This fun-filled camp includes hands-on art activities which directly connect to the dance concept explored during a creative dance class, story stretching moments with yoga. Parents are asked to provide a daily snack. Dancers and artists will share their creativity with family and friends in an informal presentation on the last day of camp. Teaching Artists: Mary Coats and Rahila Coats.
Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts. Both: bare feet or favorite dance shoes.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED, CLASS FILLS QUICKLY!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Monday-Thursday 1:00-3:00pm August 14-17 $65


Pre-Ballet Camp ages 6-7 (1st & 2nd grades)

This class is a fun and creative ballet class. The dancer will explore ballet technique through the dance concepts nurtures the whole dancer. Musicality, healthy alignment, and improvisation are all a part of this developmentally appropriate ballet class. Ballet shoes optional. Teaching Artists: Mary Coats and Rahila Coats.
Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts. Both: Ballet slippers encouraged.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED, CLASS FILLS QUICKLY!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Wednesday 9:30-10:30am June 14, 21, 28 $33

 



Ages 6 to 10 years (2nd-5th grades)

Ballet & Beyond Camp

A Wide World of Dance Camp that expands to jazz, modern, soft shoe, musical theater and global dance; Discover the dynamic relationship that threads the many dance techniques. We will practice engaging the body with dance classes that energize the mind and body. Also this camp will bring the artistry of each dancer to create fun joyful work that increases flexibility, strength, focus and endurance and the love of dance. Teaching Artists: Mary Coats and Rahila Coats.
Clothing: Girls: dance clothes such as leotards, footless tights, dance skirts, etc., t-shirts, leggings. Boys: sweat pants/shorts, t-shirts. Both: bare feet or favorite dance shoes.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED, CLASS FILLS QUICKLY!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Monday-Thursday 1:00-3:00pm August 7-10 $65

 



Ages 7 to 11 years

Ballet Intro Drop-in Classes ages 7-11

These classes will be for children who have no ballet experience. Classes will cover the basics of ballet work at the barre and in the center. Come a try ballet for the first time! Ballet slippers preferred.

Day Time Dates Tuition
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm June 10-August 19 Class card

Note: No class July 1st
Tuition: $34 per 4-class card  |  $66 per 8-class card  |  $9.00 Single class

Beginning Ballet Classes ages 7-8

This two-week session will be for children who have no ballet experience. Classes will cover the basics of ballet work at the barre and in the center. Summer is the perfect time to see what the school-year program is like in this introduction to ballet.

Day Time Dates Tuition
Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00pm-6:30pm August 8-17 $80

Level 1 Ballet Classes ages 9+

This three-week session held on Mondays and Wednesdays is for children with Level 1 school-year ballet experience. Classes will build on work done during the school year in a condensed, fun format. Students from other schools are welcome!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Mondays and Wednesdays 4:30-6:30pm August 7-23 $150

Level 2 Ballet Classes ages 10+

This three-week session held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays is for children with Level 2 school-year ballet experience. Classes will build on work done during the school year in a condensed, fun format. Students from other schools are welcome!

Day Time Dates Tuition
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 4:30-7:00pm August 7-25 $270

 


Intensives for Levels 3-6 (ages 10+) Click here



Summer Calendar

June 5 Summer Classes Begin

July 1-4 NO CLASSES/Independence Day holiday

August 26-Sep 4 NO CLASSES

August 26 Give Us A Whirl Open House – Fall Registration and Health Fair. Come meet your instructor(s)  and accompanists for the next year and catch up with you friends at the studio. 12:00-4:00pm.