School Holiday Camps 2019

AUTUMN Creative Arts Camp - 17 & 18 April 2019, 9am-3pm daily.  

SPRING Creative Arts Camp - 7,8 & 9 October 2019, 9am-3pm daily  

VENUE: Dance Wanaka studios, 19 Cliff Wilson St, Wanaka.

AGES:  5-12yrs  (participants split into junior & elementary age groups once enrolments submitted)  

A school holiday programme actioned packed full of dance, music & art. This fun filled camp is perfect for young enthusiastic dancers & those with creative flair. Shaping up to include Modern Jazz, Classical Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Drama (Spring only), Applied Art Workshops, and conclude with a fun display to parents & friends. We have a fantastic line up of talented tutors for the kids to enjoy!

Ideal for young performers with or without experience. Past participants have come from West Coast, Dunedin, Omarama, Cromwell & Te Anau to get their dance & drama fix! So everyone is welcome, but be in quick as we offer 30 spaces only. 

FEE: $100 (3 days) or $80 (2 days).  Fee includes art resources.

ENROL NOW HERE 


      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPRING TUTORS:

Anna Thomas (Dance Tutor) - Bio here

Amy Jolly (Hip Hop Tutor) Bio here

Cecilia Gardner (Jazz & Musical Theatre) Bio here

Bradley Craig (Spring Drama Tutor) - Bradley currently performs live each morning with his voice on Radio Wanaka breakfast show. He is trained through Trinity College and is certified with a performers diploma. In the past ten years he has taught speech and drama privately and performed lead roles in Jesus Christ Superstar, Oliver and All Shookup stage shows. 

Marilyn Yeates (Art Tutor) - Marilyn has had over 30 years of Primary School teaching experience & now a retired hobby artist, ceramic art student & active volunteer at Pirongia Historic Society. She has a flair for art, loves working with children & passing on her extensive experience with mixed media.

 

WHAT TO BRING:   

What to wear: Exercise/dance clothing & casual clothes for art workshops.   

Food: named drink bottle, morning tea snacks & packed lunch. 

Shoes: bring sneakers for Hip Hop. Ballet flats (or socks) for ballet.  Jazz shoes (barefoot or ballet flats)  for Jazz.  Plus appropriate footwear for the playground at lunchtime.

Drama prop needed: tbc for Spring Camp by drama tutor

TIMETABLE:  

This timetable is a guideline only & subject to change.  

Spring Camp Day 1 : MONDAY 7th October

 

JUNIOR (5-8yrs)

ELEMENTARY (9-12yrs)

8:50-9am

Arrival/sign in

9am – 9:10

Welcome & Warm Up

9:10am

Classical Ballet (Anna)

Studio 1

Modern Jazz (Cecilia)

Studio 2

10am

Modern Jazz (Cecilia)

Studio 2

Hip Hop (Amy)

Studio 1

10:50am

Break

11am

Hip Hop (Amy)

Studio 1

Classical Ballet (Anna)

Studio 2

12pm

LUNCH (Playground or indoors)

12:45pm

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 1

ART Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

1:45pm

Art Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 1

2:45-3pm

Stretch/Debrief

Spring Camp Day 2 : TUESDAY 8th October 

 

JUNIOR (5-8yrs)

ELEMENTARY (9-12yrs)

8:50-9am

Arrival

9am

Warm Up

9:05am

Classical Ballet (Anna)

Studio 1

Modern Jazz (Cecilia)

Studio 2

10am

Modern Jazz (Cecilia)

Studio 2

Hip Hop (Amy)

Studio 1

10:50am

Break

11am

Hip Hop (Amy)

Studio 1

Classical Ballet (Anna)

Studio 2

12pm

LUNCH (Playground or indoors)

12:45pm

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 1

ART Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

1:45pm

Art Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 1

2:45-3pm

Display to parents

 Spring Camp Day 3 : WEDNESDAY 9th October

 

JUNIOR (5-8yrs)

Elementary (9-12yrs)

8:50-9am

Arrival

9am

Warm Up

9:10am

Musical Theatre (Cecilia)

Studio 1

Contemporary (Anna)

(Studio 2)

10am

Lyrical (Anna)

Studio 2

Musical Theatre (Cecilia)

Studio 1

10:50am

Break

11am

TBC

Studio 1

TBC

Studio 2

12pm

LUNCH (Playground or indoors)

12:45pm

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 1

ART Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

1:45pm

ART Workshop (Marilyn)

Studio 2

DRAMA (Bradley)

Studio 2

2:45-3pm

Display to parents 

  • The above schedule is a guideline only at this stage & sample only.  It is subject to change in accordance to confirmed enrolments & ability levels
  • Dancers who tire throughout the morning, are welcome to rest or watch.
  • Focus will be on having fun learning a variety of dance styles, rather than technique/correction
  • Adult supervision will be guaranteed throughout the morning & breaks.  Safety & well being of dancers will be of high priority.
  • Please inform us of any medication, health or food concerns in advance.

ENROL HERE : 

Click here for our online enrolment form All enquiries to Anna anna@dancewanaka.co.nz or phone 021 575 569

After enrolments have been confirmed, parents/guardians will be invoiced & payment can be made by direct debit, or cash/cheque on arrival.