Summer Camps & More

Summer Classes, Camps & Intensives

Summer programs at Evolutions School of Dance are a great way to expand your child’s dance knowledge, continue their dance training, meet new people, engage in new styles of dance, or try dance for the very first time! We have a variety of programs: for the little one who loves to move, the ballet loving pre-teen, for the experienced dancer, or those new to dance, and much, much more! We welcome your input and ideas for our programming, and can even create custom programs over the summer. Please contact us for more information!

Half day camps ages 3+ = $175 (Early Bird $150+gst before June 1)
Full day camps ages 5+ = $325 (Early Bird $300+gst before June 1)

* Register for 2 half day camps, and save $25!
** Register before June 1 to receive our Early Bird Pricing!

*Please send a nut-free lunch, including snacks and a water bottle for your child.
** children can be dropped off as early as 8:30 and picked up as late as 5:00pm. Late pick-ups will result in a $5 charge for every 5 minutes.
*** There will be a showcase presentation on the final day of the half and full day programs. Your child’s instructor will provide more information during your camp
**** Confirmation emails will be sent out one full week prior to the start of each camp. Low enrollment will result in the class/camp being cancelled, so please help us spread the word of our fun summer programming!

To view our weekly Summer Schedule, please click HERE.

Toddler & Pre-School Summer Programs

Small & Tall 5 week Sessions (1-3 years)

Tuesdays 10:00-10:30am (July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31) – $70+gstIMG_9185

This fun parented class is a great introduction to music and movement for children! Parent and tot classes allow parents to be an integral part of their children’s growth and development in a safe and exciting atmosphere! An emphasis is placed on social skills, following routines, motor skill development and independence!
(Parents with babies are welcome to bring them to class and wear them in a carrier)

Heroes & Heroines 5 week Mini “Camp” –  2-4 years

Superhero Kids Aspiration Imagination Playful Fun Concept

Thursdays 11:00-12:00 (July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31) – $90+gst

This action packed class is sure to have all superheroes and heroines ready to save the day! For all the little girls and boys

keen to discover their inner hero, classes will focus on movement, storytelling, crafts and imaginative play! Parents need to remain at the studio for the duration of this class.

Dance Classes & Camps for Ages 3+

Princess Dance Camp – 3-6 years

Young fairy in a white dress and crown holding a magic wand in her hand isolated over red background

Happily ever starts with a dash of imagination and a helping of Once Upon a Time! Dress up as our featured princess each day of camp and join us on a magical adventure of dance, music, storytelling, imagination, crafts and dramatic play. Featuring: Princess Anna & Elsa, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Ariel, Tiana, Belle, Jasmine, Aurora, Snow White & Merida

August 20-24, 2018 – 1:00-4:00pm

Trolls Camp – 3-6 years

Dance, sing and act to the music of Trolls! Children will embark on an exciting adventure into the world of Trolls through movement, song, stories, crafts and imaginative play.

August 20-24 – 9:00am-12:00pm

Star Wars Camp – 3-6 years

Children will groove their way through the galaxy, beginning with Jedi training, and finishing with an epic dance battle. Throughout the week children will dance, act, sing, hear stories, play games and make Star Wars themed crafts.

July 23-27 – 1:00-4:00pm

Dance Classes & Camps for Ages 6+

Discover Dance – 6-9 years & 9-12 years

Our Discover Dance series of camps allows children to further engage with a different style of dance every day. Children will learn a bit about the history of each style of dance, and explore various styles and choreographic elements, including ballet, lyrical, jazz, contemporary, hip hop & more!

August 7-10 – 1:00-4:00pm

Ballet & Lyrical Dance – 9-12 years

For those that “just love ballet and lyrical”, dancers will be able to go in depth with their ballet and lyrical training in this genre focused class.

July 30-August 3 – 1:00-4:00pm

Acrobatic Dance & Tricks – 6-9 years & 9-12 years

Spend the week improving your balance, strength, flexibility, tumbling and partnering skills, all in a safe and positive environment. Our small class sizes allow our faculty to focus on developing each individual dancer’s unique needs.

August 7-10 – 9:00-12pm (6-9yrs)
August 7-10 – 1:00-4:00pm (9-12 yrs)

 

2018 Summer Dance Intensives IMG_0670

ESD Summer Intensives are for the experienced and serious dancer. Participants will spend their days focused on technique, conditioning and stylistic elements of various styles of dance. Guest instructors, in addition to our ESD faculty, will expand dancers’ knowledge in various genres of dance, to be announced in August. Members of our Performance Division team, or those aspiring to be members, are HIGHLY encouraged to attend our Summer Dance Intensives.

Junior “Mini” Intensive – 5-8 years

August 20-24 – 9:00am-12:00pm

Pre-Intermediate Intensive – Ages 8+

Week 9 – August 27-31 – 9:00-4:00pm

Intermediate/Senior Intensive  – Ages 11+

Week 9 – August 27-31 – 9:00-4:00pm

Intermediate/Senior Drop In Classes

Wednesdays 7:00-8:15pm – $15/class

Lyrical – July 18, 2018
Ballet – August 1, 2018
Jazz – August 15, 2018
Improvisation – August 22, 2018

Homeschool Dance Classes

We are excited to be able to offer dance classes to our local Homeschooling communities. These 8 week sessional classes are offered during the day, and for larger age ranges to accommodate a variety of interests.

Homeschool Dance Combo (Ages 5-9) – Tuesdays 1:45-2:45pm – $125+gst

This combo class will feature various dance genres, including: ballet, jazz, modern and contemporary dance.

Homeschool Dance Combo (Ages 7-12) – Tuesdays 12:45-1:45pm – $125+gst

This combo class will feature various dance genres, including: ballet, jazz, modern and contemporary dance.

Homeschool Hip Hop (Ages 7-12) – Wednesdays 3:00-4:00pm – $125 +gst

Dancers will be introduced to the basics of hip hop and learn some cool combos.

“Dance in My Shoes” Workshop Series

Throughout the year, ESD will offer various workshops to the local YYC community. Our goal is to offer excellent dance instruction at a fair price, not only to our own dance family members, but to all who wish to dance, and who may not be in a position to commit to a full year or session of classes. Please continue to check back here for our monthly or bi-monthly workshops and  classes. (We also take requests! Please email us at info@evolutionsdance.com if you have a suggestion for a “Dance in My Shoes” workshop class!)

Custom Programs