SUMMER CAMPS 2020
“I just wanted to say thank you on behalf of my daughter Lucy. She had so much fun in Zac’s hip hop class this week. I thought it was really amazing how much he taught that class. He made all the girls feel comfortable, and safe to just be themselves, which made them all fast friends. He really has an amazing gift. This dance class was definitely a highlight of her spring break […]” -Carmon (Spring Break 2016)
Please review the details about our Camps below. To register online, see the links at the bottom of this page!
Every year, Spiral Dance hosts camps for students of various ages and skill levels. This is a chance for dedicated students of dance to improve their skills as well as a fun, physical activity for anyone interested in learning dance.
Registration for our 2020 Summer Camps is now open! Register by following the links at the bottom of this page or by visiting the Register page on our website.
Acro Mini Camp ages 6yrs. and up
Beginner level I Acro: 10:15am-11:15 am
Competitive Acro: 11:30am – 12:30pm (Call or email to register for the Competitive Acro Camp)
Fee: $105.00 includes GST
Faculty: Adam Menzies
Our Mini Acro Camp offers different levels depending on experience.
For those who have never done Acro or have minimal gymnastic experience our Beginner Acro class is for you. For those who have gymnastic tumbling experience and or have taken Acro for at least 3 yrs. Our Level ll-lV program will give you the challenge and fun you are looking for. Competitive Acro is for those students who are at a competitive level.
Unsure about which class would fit your child? Our office team can assist you in proper class placement. Call 604-541-2800
Pre Dance 3-5 years
Faculty: Christa Alleyn
August 4th-7th 9:30-11:30
Fee: $110.00 includes GST
Theme: Animal Planet
Each day they will explore a different animal and their movements. Ie: a cat, dinosaur, flamingo etc. An activity and theory worksheet will be done at the end of each class. A short story of each animal will be read on that day during the theory section.
Creative movement and movement skill exercises enhance and improve fine and gross motor skills. During the Dance Theory segment, a prop/craft will be created to further deepen theme exploration. Come have fun in a supportive and nurturing environment where cognitive learning and making new friends ends in an endearing performance at the end of the week.
Parents are welcome on Friday to the finale performance in the Main studio at 11:15am.
MINI MIX UP CAMP
Faculty: Sabra Lind and Alex Kasapi
Beginner: ages 6-8 yrs 9:30am-11:00 am
Level I and Up ages 9-12 yrs. 12:00pm-1:30pm
Price: $105.00 includes GST
Come try a full range of dance styles!! Each day of the week a different dance style will be explored. Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, and Contemporary.
ADULT HEELS MINI SERIES
This series is 18+ so recent grads to adult classes are welcome!
July 27th-28th-29th 7:30-9:00 pm
Faculty: Charlotte Kavanagh
Pricing:Drop in for one day 35.00, Two days 65.00, Full series (3 days) 90.00
(pricing does not include GST)
Call or email to register!
Each class will start with a warm up, stretch, strengthen and isolations. Then across the floor with heels on, working on different walking sequences, finding your weight, progressing with simple turns and floor work. Each class will end with a fun quick combo! Finding your confidence, matching tone to music and having a sassy fun time is the theme for this workshop. I want everyone to leave feeling more confident within themselves and their heels!
Attire: comfortable sneaker for warm up or if needing a break from heels, comfortable heels to dance in, pants or knee pads are recommended.
KIDS KAY YOGA MINI CAMPS
Faculty: Nicole Ripka
July 20th – 23rd 9:30am – 10:45am. 3 – 5 yrs.
Price: $105.00 includes GST
August 17th – 21st 9:30am – 11:00am. 6 – 10 yrs
Price: $130.00 includes GST
Spiral Dance Co. is teaming up with NiksKidz Yoga to offer this fun and “OMazing” week of mindfulness, confidence building, emotion regulation tools and all the fab and fun Yoga benefits – presented in a way that Kidz LOVE – through movement, games, stories, songs, crafts and so much MORE!
Nikkie Ripka is a Certified KAY Yoga Instructor (Kidding Around Yoga)!! KAY Yoga is Traditional Yoga, taught in a thoughtful, kid-friendly way! KAY Yoga is an effective, safe and powerful practice for children, using, stories, songs, movement, crafts, mindful games and MORE! Most importantly for the children, it is a WHOLE TON OF FUN!
Yoga is an ancient practice that has been around for thousands of years. The physical benefit list of Yoga is long and well known. The emotional, and psychological benefits of Yoga, and meditation for grown ups is increasing in awareness daily. The heart and mind health wonders of Yoga are important for children too!
Aside from the many physical benefits of the Yoga poses, it helps to develop Mind-Body Awareness. It helps with Self-Regulation, children’s ability to manage their stress, emotions, and behaviours. It helps calm anxiety and depression and creates comfort in your own body and being. Research is starting to show that yoga and meditation may help youth manage their stress and mood and encourage positive behaviour. Encouraging them in a comforting and safe environment to be peaceful, healthy and kind children.
We look forward to having your awesome little human join us for a unique and FUN and mindful week! Namaste.
SHOOTING STAR INTENSIVE AUGUST 10th -14th
*JUNIOR ages 6-8 yrs. *INTERMEDIATE 9-12 yrs. *ADVANCED 13 yrs. +
Competitive Students Only, Please call or email to register.
Join us for Spiral’s ANNUAL Summer Dance Intensive Camp. Your child will have the opportunity to encompass many styles of dance in just one week!!
JUNIORS 6-8 yrs.: 9:30am-1:30pm Price: $180.00 includes GST
INTERMEDIATE 9-12 yrs.: 9:30am-2:30pm Price: $195.00 includes GST
ADVANCED 13 yrs.+: 9:30am-3:30pm Price: $210.00 includes GST
Intensive Description: Our top-notch faculty will inspire and fire up the dance spirit in each student by sharing a variety of dance styles. Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Ballet, Improvisation, Stage/Musical Theatre. This fun filled week ends in a big showcase of the student’s accomplishments for family on Friday at 1:00 pm. This event will be presented virtually to maintain social distancing regulations.
Faculty Leaders: Taylor Dolan and Sabra Lind
Special Guests: Sarah Formosa, Charlotte Kavanagh, Zac Vran