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Summer Dance Camp Programs

Urbanity Dance is now accepting registrations for summer youth programs at our South End studios! With programs for ages 2-18, ranging in styles from contemporary and ballet to hip hop and improvisation , Urbanity has programs for everyone.

 

Summer Camp Programs by Age (age requirements based on student’s age as of 9/1/17)

 

Summer Baby +1 (Ages 2-3)

Tuesdays + Thursdays 9:00-10:00am (UDHQ)

Assisted by caregivers, children are exposed to a combination of ballet, modern, hip hop, and yoga to increase focus, musicality, balance, and coordination. Our dance class environment allows students to learn, grow, and develop social skills and relationships together. A perfect intro class to our year-round baby classes and programming!

 

Summer Groove (Ages 3-5)

Mornings: Mondays + Wednesdays 9:00am-11:00am (UDHQ) -- extended day option available until 12:30pm!

Afternoons: Mondays + Wednesdays 3:00pm-5:00pm (UDHQ)

Independent from parent participation, children will explore elements of ballet, modern, hip hop, and yoga techniques. Students develop strength, flexibility, balance and coordination while learning how to follow directions, work together and express themselves. Class includes story time and snack time - please bring your own snack (no nuts please!).

Please note: children age 3 must be experienced in participating independently in activities without parent involvement. Otherwise, our Summer Baby +1 class might be a perfect fit for you and your child!

 

Discovery Dance Camp I (Ages 6-9)

Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:30pm (UDHQ)

Led by Urbanity faculty members, students will learn contemporary/hip hop technique along with gymnastics for dancers. Each day of camp includes choreography, improvisation, “dance chats”, and craft time. Benefits include cardio exercise, strength and flexibility, problem-solving skills, the ability to work in teams, musicality, a heightened mind-body connection, and increased confidence. Class includes snack time - please bring your own snack (no nuts please!).

 

Discovery Dance Camp II (Ages 10-13)

Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:30pm (UDHQ)

Led by Urbanity faculty members, students will learn contemporary/hip hop technique along with gymnastics for dancers. Each day of camp includes choreography, improvisation, “dance chats”, and a special guest. Benefits include cardio exercise, strength and flexibility, problem-solving skills, the ability to work in teams, musicality, a heightened mind-body connection, and increased confidence. Class includes lunch time - please bring your own lunch (no nuts please!).

 

Youth Dance Bootcamp (Ages 12-17)

Monday - Thursday 1:00-3:00pm (UDHQ)

Designed for students with 2+ years of formal dance training in ballet and modern, our bootcamp is the ideal way to stay active this summer. Each day students will dive deep into an aspect of technique: contemporary (Mondays), ballet (Tuesdays), hip hop (Wednesdays), improv/choreo (Thursdays). An ideal option for students preparing for the One-Week Youth Intensive (see below).

 

One-Week Youth Intensive: August 14-18 (Ages 12-17)

Monday - Friday 9:00am-5:00pm (UDHQ)

This one-week intensive will allow students to train in the facets of contemporary technique, including modern, ballet, jazz, and hip hop. Students will learn choreography and explore improvisation in classes taught by professional company members. The week culminates with an informal studio showing for friends and family!

 

Schedule

The schedule is flexible to accommodate your summer plans. Students have the option to register for each week independently, allowing families to choose to participate in the program only when the schedule works for them. Our curriculum ensures that students have the same experience each week whether they attend once or the entire summer. All levels are welcome!

 

Week 1: June 26-30

Week 2: July 3-7 (no class 7/4)*

Week 3: July 10-14

Week 4: July 17-21

One Week Intensive: August 14-18

 

*Please note, the following sessions have an adjusted schedule with a make-up day on Friday, 7/7 due to July 4 holiday:

Summer Baby +1 (WK 2)

Youth Dance Bootcamp (WK 2)

 

Tuition & Fees

The pricing grids below reflect a 10% multi-session discount for those registering for multiple weeks. There is a $30 registration fee that is assessed once per family per season.

 

Summer Baby +1 (Ages 2-3)
1 Week: $50
2 Weeks: $50 + $45
3 Weeks: $50 + $45 + $45
4 Weeks: $50 + $45 + $45 + $45

 

Summer Groove (Ages 3-5)
1 Week: $100
2 Weeks: $100 + $90
3 Weeks: $100 + $90 + $90
4 Weeks: $100 + $90 + $90 + $90

 

Discovery Dance Camp I (Ages 6-9)
1 Week: $350
2 Weeks: $350 + $315
3 Weeks: $350 + $315 + $315
4 Weeks: $350 + $315 + $315 + $315

Discovery Dance Camp II (Ages 10-13)
1 Week: $350
2 Weeks: $350 + $315
3 Weeks: $350 + $315 + $315
4 Weeks: $350 + $315 + $315 + $315

 

One-Week Youth Intensive (Ages 12-17)
$500 total

 

Youth Dance Bootcamp (Ages 12-17)
1 Week: $150
2 Weeks: $150 + $135
3 Weeks: $150 + $135 + $135
4 Weeks: $150 + $135 + $135 + $135

 

Payment Installments

A non-refundable $50 deposit is due upon registration. The remaining balance is due one week before the start of the the program.

 

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance is available by application (priority deadline is May 1; requests after May 1 awarded on rolling basis).

 

Early Childcare Drop Off (available for ages 3-13)

Please contact haley@urbanitydance.org at least one day in advance to schedule early drop off.

Time frame: 8:00-9:00am

Fee: Additional $12 per student per day

 

Late Childcare Pick Up (available for ages 3-5)

Please contact haley@urbanitydance.org at least one day in advance to schedule late pick up.

Time frame: 11:00am-12:30pm;

Fee: Additional $18 per student per day

 

Locations

Urbanity Dance Headquarters: 1180 Washington St. #100, Boston, MA 02118

Urbanity Balance: 111 W. Concord St. (rear), Boston, MA 02118