Summer Camp Theme:
Camping

Suggested Classes

Happy Campers Are you ready to go on a bear hunt? In this camp, students will have fun exploring dance through a camping theme. Ages 4-6

 

Jazz Production – Students will have the opportunity to express their individuality and creativity in this summer class as they learn and perform The Ugly Duckling.  Ages 7-11

 

Ballet Repertoire - In this class, students will be transformed into forest spirits and learn choreography from a Bournonville ballet: La Sylphide. This choreography is especially beneficial to students who have achieved pointe shoes. Level 3+

Camping

Music List

Record Player

Themed Activities/ Technique

Bear Hunt Obstacle Course- Take students around the room using different movements going on a bear hunt.

  • Use rocks and large sticks from yard to make a fire pit

  • Use Christmas trees to make a forest backdrop

  • A blue tarp/table cloth makes a great river or lake

  • Portable ballet barres draped in grass skirts (found at the $1 Store) transform into a fun cave

Forest Dance Drums – Universal Africa Dance & Drum Ensemble

Forest Dance – Salted

Camp Granada – Allan Sherman

I Bet My Life – Imagine Dragons

Prairie Fire – Acers of Lions

Time of Your Life – Green Day

All of the Stars – Ed Sheeran

Fireflies – Owl City

Summer Nights –John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John (Grease Soundtrack)

Summertime – DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

Summertime Blues – Eddie Cochran

Counting Stars – OneRepublic

Ring of Fire – Johnny Cash

 

Young Kids

And the Green Grass Grew All Around - Jewel

Bear Hunt – Denise Gagne

A Camping We Will Go – The Kiboomers

Down By The Bay – Raffi

Camping – Larry Groce & Disneyland Children’s Sing-Along Chorus

Forest Dance – Maple Leaf Learning

Happy Campers – Macmillian Education ELT

The Moose Song – Aaron Vande Wege

Sitting Around the Campfire – Teresa Jennings

5 Green Speckled Frogs - Kidzone

 

Ballet

Eventyr (Fairy Tales) Op. 107 V. The Ugly Duckling By Ludvig Schytte – Played By: Tomoko Takanashi

Aus Andersns Marchen ( From Andersends Fairy Tales) Op 30: X The Ugly Duckling By Sergei Bortkiewicz – Played By: Tomoko Takanashi

La Sylphide Act II Sylph Scene Divertissement  By Herman Severin Lovenskiold – David Garforth & Royal Danish Orchestra

La Sylphide Act I: Pas de Deux - Reel By Herman Severin Lovenskiold – David Garforth & Royal Danish Orchestra

A Midsummer Nights Dream Op. 61 Incidental Music No 1 Scherzo – Felix Mendelssohn Judi Dench Seiji Ozawa & Boston Symphony Orchestra