Kids @LINES

LINES Connects, Summer Dance Camp at LINES Dance Center

8 - 10 years old
August 6 - 10, 2018
Full Day: 9 am - 3 pm
Price: $550

LINES Connects Daily Schedule:

  • Ballet Technique
  • Contemporary Technique
  • Lunch
  • World Dance
  • Choreography

LINES Connects dancers warm-up with more technique-based approaches which include ballet, contemporary and world dance basic vocabularies. Dancers have a chance to learn from acclaimed faculty while building solid foundations. Dancers learn about the creative and choreographic process, collaborate to make individual choices about their movement from the viewpoints of both author and choreographer, and experiment with the process of editing and refining their work. LINES Connects promotes technique, self-expression, communication, sense of community and sense of self.

LINES Connects is designed for dancers ages 8-10 that have previous experience and/or training in dance. (2-3 years experience recommended)


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Kids @LINES Summer Dance Camp 2018

Discover, dance and grow with Alonzo King LINES Ballet Kids @LINES Summer Dance Camps. Young movers and dancers experience the joy of dance in this unique approach to exploring creativity and dance-making. Spark imagination and curiosity with LINES this summer.

In 2018, choose from one of our exciting camps in three different locations! From Fort Mason Arts Center to the Presidio YMCA to LINES Dance Center at Mid-Market, LINES invites the Bay Area’s youngest dancers to create, collaborate and get inspired this summer.

Jump, kick, turn, leap, reach, twist, create and smile into summer 2018 with a wonderful team of LINES professionals! This is an opportunity not to be missed.

3 locations. 1 amazing summer.

Kids @LINES at Fort Mason Arts Center, Ages 3-9
Kids @LINES at YMCA, Presidio, Grades K-2
LINES Connects Camp at LINES Dance Center, Ages 8-10

Registration opens February 15th!

Register before March 15th to take advantage of Early Bird pricing.

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Kids @LINES, Summer Camps at Fort Mason Arts Center

LINES Little Artists: 3-5 years old
LINES Junior Dance Makers: 6-9 years old
June 18-22, 2018

LINES Little Artists (3-5 years old)
Half Day: 9am-12:30pm OR 1:30-5pm
Full Day: 9am-5pm

Little Artists wiggle and giggle together as they explore creative movement and foundational dance concepts. Dancers start to build confidence through their creativity as they discover their world through movement.

Half Day: (morning OR afternoon): $325, Early-bird $275
Full Day: $600, Early-bird $550

Little Artist Daily Schedule:

  • BrainDance and Warm-up
  • Exploration
  • Craft and Artistic Connections
  • Snack*
  • Creating and Story time
  • Reflection and Relaxation
(Full day students will be given an hour for lunch*)

LINES Little Artists’ camp consists of time to strengthen and stretch both body and mind through basic dance techniques. Space for creativity is generated through story time and collective reflection. Dancers are guided to move their bodies safely and freely with other friends their age, offering a peaceful and community-based approach to early dance training. Time is given to rest and rejuvenate with snacks and quiet games.

Choose a half day camp in the morning or afternoon. Or, take both for a full and fun day with two different professional, lead teaching artists for two very different experiences.

LINES Junior Dance Makers (6-9 years old)
Full Day: 9am-3pm
Extended Day: 9am-5pm

Through improvisation and investigation, LINES Junior Dance Makers dive into universal concepts of dance and the choreographic process. Building together, dancers experiment with movement as they begin to design and create through a fun and fresh approach.

Full Day: $550, Early-bird $500
Extended Day: $600, Early-bird $550

Junior Dance Makers Daily Schedule:

  • BrainDance and Warm-up
  • Exploration
  • Emerging Skill and Technique Development
  • Snack*
  • Creative and Choreographic Process
  • Reflection and Relaxation
(Extended day includes playing, rest and dance video viewing)

Junior Dance Makers warm-up with more technique-based approaches which include stretching and strengthening exercises. Exploring foundational concepts of dance, dancers learn about the creative and choreographic process, collaborate to make individual choices about their movement from the viewpoints of both author and choreographer, and experiment with the process of editing and refining their work. Junior Dance Makers’ camp promotes self-expression, communication, sense of community and sense of self. Time for rest and reflection are provided to ensure students build special friendships along the way. This camp is for beginner and early-intermediate dancers ages 6-9.




Kids @LINES, Summer Dance Camp at Presidio YMCA

Grades K-2
June 25-29, 2018
Half Day Instruction: 9:30am-12:30pm

LINES presents a camp through the YMCA as young dancers experiment with and explore basic dance concepts and creativity. Dancers improvise and investigate dance as they build dances together through an approach that encourages collaboration, communication and fun!

YMCA Facility Members: $345; Community Members: $395

Full Day Camp: 9am-4:30pm, Kids @LINES takes place within that time.
Visit the YMCA website to register.

Kids @LINES at the Presidio - Half-Day Instruction, 9:30am - 12:30pm:

  • YMCA Camp Connection
  • BrainDance and Warm-up
  • Exploration and Artistic Connections
  • Snack*
  • Creating Dances
  • Reflection and Relaxation
  • YMCA Camp Closure/Lunch

YMCA Dance campers get time to strengthen and stretch both body and mind through basic dance techniques, exploration of creative movement and time to build dances together. Dancers are guided to move their bodies safely and freely with other friends their age, offering a peaceful and community-based approach to early dance training. Time is given to break and reflect. As part of the offering at the YMCA, dance and creating are open to all at an approachable and familiar daycamp environment.




Registration

Join Kids @LINES Summer Camps by registering today!

Register for Kids @LINES Summer Dance Camp Today!

$150 deposit is required for registration. Early bird pricing ends on March 15. Final payment is due on June 11.

Once you submit your deposit, you will receive a confirmation email regarding your registration and information for next payment and camp specifics.

For more information regarding Policies CLICK HERE.

Questions?

For any questions related to our Kids @LINES Summer Camps, policies, preparations, etc. please email hilary@linesballet.org or call 415.863.3040 ext. 228


*Parent/family provided snack. Please no nuts.

Photos by Stephen Texeira, Matthew Evearitt, Victor Talledos.