Summer Program

Summer Intensive

Summer Intensive
Week I - July 5-8
with guest artist, Nilas Martins

Week II - July 11-15

Week III - July 18-22

Week IV - July 25-29
with guest artist, Riccardo DeNigris

Hinsdale Dance Academy continues its mission to provide the highest caliber of dance training through the 2022 Summer Intensive.  Esteemed guest faculty will join our own classical ballet faculty for this Intensive.  Offering a balanced approach to dance education, the comprehensive curriculum will include instruction in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Classical/Neo-Classical Variations, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Character, Composition, and Progressing Ballet Technique©.

This year we are adding a showcase of modern/Contemporary combinations, classical choreography, and variations on Fridays at 5:45pm for dancers who register for the full week

Level A (I/IIA)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Studio C
11:00-12:15 Ballet
12:15-1:00 Stretch/Conditioning
1:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Jazz/Modern

$800/4 weeks
$200/1 week
$70/day
$30/hour (drop-in classes)
*Week 1 will be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Level B (IIB/III)
Monday-Thursday
Studio J
11:00-12:30 Ballet
12:30-1:30 Pointe/Pre-Pointe
1:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:00 Stretch/Condition
3:00-4:00 Modern/Contemporary

$1600/4 weeks
$400/1 week
$110/day
$30/hour (drop-in classes)
*Week 1 will be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Level C (IV/V/Pre-Pro)
Studio H
Monday-Friday
1:00-12:00 Stretch/Condition
12:00-2:00 Ballet
2:00-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:30 Pointe/Variations
3:30-4:30 Contemporary/Modern (including a combo for showcase)
4:30-5:30 Classical Choreography
5:45 PM (Fridays) - Showcase of Modern/Contemporary combo, classical choreography, and variations for dancers who register for the full week
*Pas de Deux on select days

$2200/4 weeks
$550/1 week **$440 for week 1 (T-F)
$125/day
$30/hour (drop-in classes)

Summer Intensive Dress Code
Dancers may wear leotard of their choice and pink tights.

Register through the parent portal, or email admissions

Young Children's Summer Program

Summer Camps for Children age 3-6

My Dolly & Me
July 5-7

Encanto
July 12-14

Pinkalicious & All Things Fancy
July 19-21

Dancing with Disney
July 26-28

The Young Children's Summer Program is carefully crafted to dovetail with our children's camps.  You can design your dancer's summer dance experience to fit your family's needs!  On Tuesdays or Thursdays, dancers can attend the summer camps in the morning, then we are providing a lunch option (see below), and then they can finish their day with pre-ballet, tap, and Jazz!


Tuesday Sample Optional Schedule for ages 3-6:
10:00 AM-12:00 PM- Summer Camp
12:00-1:00- Lunch
1:00-2:15- Ballet, Tap, Jazz


Mommy & Me
Up to age 2
Tuesday - 9:00-9:30 AM
Thursday - 9:00-9:30 AM  

Pre-Ballet I & Tap/Jazz
Age 3-4
Tuesday - 1:00-2:15 PM
Thursday - 1:00-2:15 PM

Pre-Ballet II & Tap/Jazz
Age 5-6
Tuesday - 1:00-2:15 PM
Wednesday - 4:30-5:45 PM
Thursday - 1:00-2:15 PM  

YCP Summer Uniform
Pre-Ballet I - Capezio light pink cap sleeve leotard, Capezio light pink tights, Capezio pink "Hanami" canvas ballet slippers and hair in a bun.

Pre-Ballet II - Capezio light blue cap sleeve leotard, Capezio light pink tights, Capezio pink "Hanami" canvas ballet slippers and hair in a bun.

Tap/Jazz Combo I - Dancers wear the Pre-Ballet I uniform with the addition of black "Mary Jane" style velcro clasp tap shoes.

Tap/Jazz Combo II - Dancers wear the Pre-Ballet II uniform with the addition of black "Mary Jane" style velcro clasp tap shoes.

There is no dress code for camps. Dancers may wear whatever they can move in and makes them feel comfortable.

YCP Drop-off/Pick-up Procedure
Drop off dancers at classroom. Dancers will be brought to your car after class. Please park in the back lot by Saxton Dance Shoppe. Parents/guardians are also welcome to come inside to pick up their dancers from the classroom.

YCP Tuition
Pre-Ballet I & II, with Tap/Jazz - $126/4 weeks
Mommy & Me - $50 (all four weeks - T or TH)
Lunch option - $10/day

YCP Summer Camps
$150.00 for all 3 days, or $60.00 per day
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Lunch option 12:00-1:00 PM

Register through the parent portal, or email admissions

Project Summer Boot Camps

July 5-28

Ballet
July 5-7

Jazz/Hip Hop
July 12-14

Contemporary
July 19-21

Acro Elements
July 26-28

Each week will be dedicated to fine tuning dancers' technique in the following styles:  ballet, Jazz, hip hop, contemporary and acro elements.

Project Boot Camps are for dancers age 7-12
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 2:30-4:30pm

Register through the parent portal, or email admissions

Adult Summer Program

Adult Program
July 5-29

Punch card and Drop-in dancers should call ahead to claim a spot in the class, or they may take on zoom and call or email ahead for us to keep track of their punches.

Registered students will receive studio priority.

Beginner Ballet
Tuesday - 6:30-7:30 PM
Studio J

Intermediate Ballet
Thursday - 6:30-7:30 PM
Studio J

Pointe
Thursday - 7:30-8:15 PM
Studio J

PBT
Friday - 6:30-7:30 PM
Studio J

Pricing: Hourly rate ($30/hr)

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Summer Intensive and Summer Camps
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