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Art in Motion Dance 

One-week sessions 
Options available for preschoolers through rising 2nd graders

Adventures with Elsa and Anna Dance Camp & Trolls Groovin’ Dance Camp
June 13–17
Preschoolers through rising kindergarteners 
9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. $285 FULL WAITLIST AVAILABLE
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. $285
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.  $480 FULL WAITLIST AVAILABLE
 

In the morning, Join Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven as they embark on a new journey to find out more about Elsa’s powers in this magical dance camp! The adventure is filled with amazing new songs, beautiful dancing activities, costumes and adorable crafts. A final performance on Friday at 12 p.m. will give the ballerinas a chance to show off all their hard work. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.

For the afternoon, dancers will have a blast as we embark on a 5-day quest with our favorite Troll buddies to save music from the evil Rockers!  Along the way, campers will love dancing to all their favorite songs, creating super fun crafts and dressing up as their favorite sassy characters.  This is a camp you don't want to miss! Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.

What to bring: Lunch with drink (full-day only), Snack, leotard and tights or black shorts/pants with white shirt, ballet shoes, face mask, sunscreen (labeled with name)


Magical Villains & Broadway Bound
July 11–15  FULL WAITLIST AVAILABLE
Rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders 
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m., $480

What to bring: Lunch with drink Snack, leotard and tights, jazz pants or shorts, jazz shoes or sneakers, face mask, sunscreen (labeled with name)

In the morning, get ready to groove with your favorite characters and all their hit songs in this fun-filled week of dance and exciting activities.  The adventure continues with the descendants of Maleficent, the Evil Queen, Aurora, Belle and many more as your camper will learn funky dance moves, make adorable crafts, and get to dress up as their favorite villains! Join the magic of this thrilling camp.

For the afternoon, your budding Broadway entertainer will learn exciting routines to hit Broadway musicals such as Aladdin, The Lion King, Newsies and Annie. Campers will spend this fun-filled week learning age-appropriate songs and dances that are currently playing on Broadway. Each day is filled with an energizing dance warm-up, Broadway routines, and acting games and exercises.

This amazing week ends with a spectacular camper showcase on Friday. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available


Princess Party & Superhero Dance Adventure 
July 18–22
Preschoolers through rising kindergarteners  
9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. FULL WAITLIST AVAILABLE
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. $285
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. $480
 
 

What to bring: Lunch with drink (full-day only), snack, leotard and tights or black shorts/pants with white shirt, ballet shoes, face mask, sunscreen (labeled with name)

In the morning, your little dancer will love this camp as they listen to all their favorite songs from their favorite movies!  Campers will learn dances and dance technique to the voices of different Princesses including, Belle, Ariel, Elsa, Sleeping Beauty, Moana, Elaena and more.  Your camper is sure to come home with a smile everyday as they tell you about all the new steps they’ve learned, the adorable crafts they’ve made and the beautiful dresses they got to wear during this exciting dance adventure week.  An end of the week parent watch day will happen to share with you all the things they’ve learned throughout the week! Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.

For the afternoon, Campers will become amazing superheroes through training and dance! Your brave superheroes will discover their superpowers while dancing to their favorite songs, hero activities, crafts, costumes and props. Every superhero will also learn how to work together to solve a problem, how to spot a supervillain and how to use their powers responsibly. Together the superheroes will save the world through dance! With great power comes great responsibility. A final performance on Friday at 3:30 p.m. will give the dancers a chance to show off all their hard work. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.


Cheer & Tumbling & Pop Star Hip Hop
July 25-29 
FULL WAITLIST AVAILABLE
9:30 a.m.4 p.m, $480
Rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders

What to bring: Lunch with drink, snack, jazz sneakers or tennis shoes, leotard, jazz pants or sweatpants, face mask, sunscreen (labeled with name)

In the morning, your cheerleader will have the time of his/her life learning cheers, motions, chants, drills, stretches, jumps and a high-energy cheer dance with pompoms. This fun week also features daily tumbling. We will focus on developing strength, coordination and flexibility as well as mastering skills such as forward rolls, cartwheels, handstands, bridges, limbers and splits.

For the afternoon, campers will learn beginner hip-hop style dances choreographed to the music of their favorite pop stars. We’ll teach them the moves to dance on stage like Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepsen, Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande, Austin Mahone, Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson, Madison Beer and One Direction.

The final day of camp features a dancing showcase on Friday where family and friends will marvel at what campers have learned in one short week! Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.


Rapunzel's Tangled Ballet & Trolls Groovin' Dance Camp
August 1-5
9:30 a.m.4 p.m, $480
Rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders

What to bring: Lunch with drink, snack, leotard and tights or black shorts/pants with white shirt, ballet shoes, face mask, sunscreen (labeled with name)

In the morning, join Rapunzel as she prepares to become the Princess of Corona in this dance camp! The adventure continues along with Flynn, Maximus, and Pascal! This camp is gilled with magical sogns and dancing from the hit movie and TV series, as well as activities, crafts, costumes and props.  We will discover magic in the land of Corona in this thrilling and beautiful week of dance.

For the afternoon, dancers will have a blast as we embark on a 5-day quest with our favorite Troll buddies to save music from the evil Rockers!  Along the way, campers will love dancing to all their favorite songs, creating super fun crafts and dressing up as their favorite sassy characters.  This is a camp you don't want to miss!

The final day of camp features a dancing showcase on Friday where family and friends will marvel at what campers have learned in one short week! Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, family and friends are not permitted on campus to watch our performance, but a recording will be available.

 

Art in Motion Dance is owned and directed by Allie O’Hare. She is an experienced, professional dance instructor and performer who holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and Choreography from the Virginia Commonwealth University and has more than 20 years of experience. Allie was most recently the Dance Manager and Instructor for the Joy of Dance company in Mclean, VA and also teaches and performs with the Sterling Ballet Company located in Sterling, VA. Allie has performed all over the world with Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, the Hard Rock Casino, The Howard Theater, Beth Elliot Dance Group, The Moore Dance Project, Amaranth Contemporary Dance and the Mayzsoul Dance Company. She has performed in The Nutcracker ballet in various roles including, Waltz of the Flowers, Arabian, Snow Scene, Mice Party Scene and Mirlitons. She has also danced routines in Sleeping Beauty and Giselle.