Summer 2019 Classes & Camps

DanceWorks Kenora offers a variety of spring and summer programming. There’s something for everyone! For 2019 we have a a 5 week spring session of classes running from May 21 to June 20, a selection of full and half-day camps running in July and August, and a 4 week mini-session in August. Come and dance with us this summer!

SPRING CLASSES

A 5 week session of spring dance classes running from May 21 to June 20.

Parent & Tot
Tuesday 11:15 – 11:45 am OR Thursday 4:00 – 4:30 pm
$50 (includes HST)
Class provides an opportunity for parents (or any caregiver) and children to move and explore together. This creative movement based class will use imaginative exercises, games, and creative play to help build basic motor skills and coordination. Dancers should be ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Creative Movement
Tuesday 4:00 – 4:30 pm
$60 (includes HST)
A class for 3.5 to 5.5 year olds to explore movement through imaginative exercises, games, and creative play. Children will develop their motor and listening skills while improving their spatial awareness and self-confidence.

Gentle Jazz + Tap
Tuesday 10:00 – 11:00 am
$100 (includes HST)
A combined jazz and tap class for adults and seniors focused on basic technique, musicality, and rhythm. Students will notice an increase in balance, strength, rhythm, and coordination.

Beginner Ballet + Jazz
Wednesday 7:45 – 9:00 pm
$115 (includes HST)
A class for older teenage and adult beginner dancers. Class will cover the basics of ballet and jazz technique in a fun and welcoming environment. Everyone can learn to dance! (Age 16+)

Dance Foundations (Ballet + Jazz)
Wednesday 4:00 – 5:00 pm
$100 (includes HST)
This class, for kids age 5.5 to 9, will cover introductory ballet and jazz technique while also building students’ focus and discipline in preparation for future dance classes. No previous dance experience required.

Primary Combo (Ballet + Jazz + Tap)
Tuesday AND Thursday 4:45 – 5:45 pm
$200 (includes HST)
A combo class for ages 7 to 12. Classes will focus on basic ballet, jazz, and tap technique. Students will gain coordination, strength and flexibility. No previous dance experience required.

Junior/Senior Tap
Wednesday 5:10 – 6:10 pm
$100 (includes HST)
Classes will cover essential steps and footwork as we explore the percussive nature of tap. Students will enjoy this exciting style of dance as they develop coordination and rhythm. *For students with previous dance experience.

Junior/Senior Modern
Wednesday 6:15 – 7:30 pm
$115 (includes HST)
Modern dance goes beyond the limitations of classical ballet and explores the expression of movement through space, weight, breath, and release. *For students with previous dance experience.

Junior/Senior Jazz
Tuesday AND Thursday 6:00 – 7:00 pm
$200 (includes HST)
Class will cover the various genres of jazz dance with a focus on technique and expression. This energetic and dynamic style develops coordination and flexibility.  *For students with previous dance experience

Junior/Senior Ballet
Tuesday AND Thursday 7:00 – 8:30 pm
$240 (includes HST)
Classes will focus on classical technique, alignment and body awareness through barre and centre work. *Dancers must have previous ballet experience.

Multiple class discounts will be applied for families or individuals registered in more than one class in the spring session.

  • 2nd class receives 10% off
  • 3rd class receives 15% off
  • 4th class receives 20% off
  • 5th class receives 25% off
  • 6th class or more receives 30% off

NEW STUDENTS:
Register through the online web registration form.

RETURNING FAMILIES:
Enroll, view, and update their account through the DanceWorks Kenora portal.

AUGUST CLASSES

Join us for 4 weeks of Tuesday evening classes from August 6 to August 27.

Creative Movement
Tuesday 5:00 – 5:30 pm
$50 (includes HST)
A class for 3.5 to 5 year olds to explore movement through imaginative exercises, games, and creative play. Children will develop their motor and listening skills while improving their spatial awareness and self-confidence.

Dance Improvisation
Tuesday 5:45 – 6:45 pm
$60 (includes HST)
Dance improvisation is the process of spontaneously creating movement. Development of improvised movement material will be facilitated through structured activities both individually and within partners and groups. For ages 10+.

Dance Conditioning
Tuesday 7:00 – 8:30 pm
$75 (includes HST)
A recommended class for any serious dancer or for those looking for dance specific strength and stretching exercises. Students will gain strength and flexibility to assist them in their return to technical classes in September.

Multiple class discounts will be applied for families or individuals registered in more than one class in the August session.

  • 2nd class receives 10% off
  • 3rd class receives 15% off
  • 4th class receives 20% off
  • 5th class receives 25% off
  • 6th class or more receives 30% off

NEW STUDENTS:
Register through the online web registration form.

RETURNING FAMILIES:
Enroll, view, and update their account through the DanceWorks Kenora portal.

SUMMER CAMPS

DanceWorks Kenora is excited to offer dance camps for all ages and levels this summer!

IMG_20180720_171410Art & Dance Camp
Monday, July 15 to Friday, July 19
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
$320 (includes HST)

Inglenook Studio and DanceWorks Kenora are excited to team up once again to offer Art & Dance Camp 2019. The camp is an opportunity for children age 7 to 13 to explore their artistic and creative sides while experiencing art and dance in a fun and welcoming environment.

The week long camp will run Monday, July 15 to Friday, July 19 from 8:30am – 4:00pm daily. Students will be grouped according to age and experience and will participate in art activities for half of the day and dance classes for the other half. There will be a lunch break mid-day as well as a morning and afternoon snack break. Snacks will be provided but students will need to bring a packed lunch and a water bottle.

Art instructor: Irene McCuaig
Dance instructor: Erin McCuaig

No experience required. Cost, with HST, is $320 and includes all instruction, art supplies, and snacks. $100 deposit required at time of registration.

IMG_20180723_162154Mini Dance Camp
Monday, July 22 to Thursday, July 25 – 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, August 12 to Thursday, August 15 – 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
$150 (includes HST)

A 4 day mini-camp for students age 5 to 8 to explore various styles of dance and participate in fun movement, rhythm, and art activities. No previous dance experience required. This camp is offered twice in 2019, one camp in July and one in August.

There will be snacks provided but students should bring a water bottle. Dance specific clothing is not required (but can be worn if they already have it). Any clothing is okay as long as it allows for a full range of movement. Students can alternate between socks and bare feet if they do not have ballet slippers.

A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration in order to reserve your spot. Total cost is $132.74 +HST = $150.00

IMG_20180803_150108Dance Fundamentals
Monday, July 29 to Friday, August 2
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$275 (includes HST)

This week-long intensive, for ages 9 to 16, is an excellent choice for dancers that want to use the summer to refine their technique. It would also be an excellent choice for figure skaters, gymnasts, etc that are looking for dance training. We will cover basic ballet, jazz, and modern technique in order to learn the key elements of proper technique and explore the differences between styles. Participation is also recommended for any students that are newer to dance but want to be considered for a Junior or Senior level class in the fall.

The intensive will run from 12:00-5:00pm from July 29 to August 2. Dancers should bring a water bottle, a snack, and wear clothing that allows for a full range of movement. Thin socks and/or bare feet are recommended if the student does not have ballet slippers or jazz shoes.

A $100 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration in order to reserve your spot. Total cost is $243.36+HST=$275.00

IMG_20180724_184308-01Ballet & Modern Intensive
Monday, July 22 to Friday, July 26
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
$175 (includes HST)

DanceWorks Kenora offers this 5 evening ballet and modern intensive to dancers aged 12 to adult. Dancers should have a minimum of 2 full years of ballet training.

The intensive will run from 6:00 to 9:00pm on July 22 to 26. Dancers should bring a water bottle and they may also want to bring a light snack.

A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration in order to reserve your spot. Total cost is $154.87+HST=$175.00

IMG_20181019_115816Jazz & Tap Intensive
Monday, July 29 to Friday, August 2
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
$175 (includes HST)

DanceWorks Kenora offers this 5 evening jazz and tap intensive to dancers aged 12 to adult. Dancers should have a minimum of 2 full years of jazz training.

The intensive will run from 6:00 to 9:00pm on July 29 to August 2. Dancers should bring a water bottle and they may also want to bring a light snack.

A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration in order to reserve your spot. Total cost is $154.87+HST=$175.00

NEW STUDENTS:
Register through the online web registration form.

RETURNING FAMILIES:
Enroll, view, and update their account through the DanceWorks Kenora portal.