Registration for Summer Camps and Intensives now open.
Princess and Prince Camp
June 17th-20th from 9:00am-12:00pm (Madison) or June 24th-27th from 9:00am-12:00pm (Madison)
No prior experience required! Four days fulled with fun your your princess or prince. Your child will learn ballet basics and creative movement, learn stories of famous ballets, have fun with music and be inspired by ballet videos. The day will include a princess/prince themed arts and crafts. The last day will conclude with a short performance to show what they have learned and an official princess/prince crowning ceremony. Your child must be potty-trained to attend! New Students $40 registration fee. Standard group rate of instruction $19/hour
Young Dancers CAMp
June 17th-20th (Madison) 9:00am-5:00pm or June 24th-27th (Madison)
Tuition: 1 week $550 2nd week $450 (2 week total $1000)
An excellent opportunity for young dancers looking to experience and learn about all genes of dance. Dancers will work on ballet technique, tap, jazz, musical theater dancing, character dancing, muscle strengthening exercises and learn some dance history. Dancers will need proper dance attire and shoes. Make sure they have a packed lunch and water with them each day. Students in or interested in being a member of the Mad City Mini's are required to attend. New Students $40 registration fee. Standard group rate of instruction $19/hour. Taking the two weeks of this program is a great value.
June 17th-20th from 9:00am-5:00pm (Madison)
This four day camp narrows its focus to how is choreography created, whom are some famous choreographers and what was their specific style. Individuals will be given the opportunity to create their own choreography on themselves, another individual or a small group. Experience the organic process of creating something. A short performance of the choreography created will occur at 4:00 pm the afternoon of the 20th. New Students $40 registration fee. This intensive can be combined with the four week intensive for discounted rates. Standard group rate of instruction $19/hour. 7.25 hours of instruction daily.
musical theater intensive
June 24th-27th from 9:00am - 5:00pm (Madison)
This four day camp provides the opportunity to study the various genries of musical theater from tap dancing to hip hop. Students will read various scripts from some of the most famous musicals, receive vocal and acting instruction. Will learn how to prepare songs and a resume for auditoining. A mock audition will be held late in the week. A presentation of the weeks work will occur on Thursday afternoon at 4:00 pm. New Students $40 registration fee. This intensive can be combined with the four week intensive for discounted rates. Standard group rate of instruction $19/hour. 7.25 hours of instruction daily.
4 Week Intensive
Monday- Thursday's July 1st - 25th from 9:00am-5:00pm
(Except Week 1 is Monday July 1st Tuesday July 2nd, Wednesday July 3rd, and Friday July 5th due to 4th of July)
1 week: $550
2 weeks: $1000 ($450)
3 weeks: $1350 ($350)
4 weeks: $1600 ($250)
5 weeks: $1850 ($250)
6 weeks: $2100 ($250)
An excellent value and opportunity for dancers from any dance studio in Wisconsin to grow their skills. Monona Academy of Dance staff and guest faculty are prepared to help every dancer grow leaps and bounds. Return to fall classes with a year of growth in four to six weeks. Your dancer will work on multiple genres including: ballet, tap, jazz, modern and hip hop. If you are a Monona Academy of Dance student and are interested in becoming a member of the MAD City Dancers, or maintaining your membership, four weeks of summer intensive classes are required. The four week minimum can be combined with the earlier intensives if desired. Depending upon the dancer’s individual goals one week, four weeks or all six weeks may be appropriate. When registering be sure to speak with Monona Academy of Dance staff or owner Jo Jean Retrum as to what option is best for your dancer. Summer also allows staff to incorporate pilates, PBT (Progressive Ballet Technique), dance history and the art of performance. Rate of group instructon is $19/hour. These six weeks are at a tremendous discount. 7.25 hours of instruction per day or $550/week.
EVENING Summer Classes day and times listed below
Classes will be 5 weeks in length - June 24th- July 25th
Beginning Tap: Beginner tap dancers welcome! Learn a new genre of dance or brush up on your skills. Ages 5-8 Cost is $75 for the 5 week session.
Adult Tap: Want an jammed packed hour full of fun and healthy exercise? Then this is the perfect class for you. Tap danced in your youth or want to learn how? For teenagers and adults from beginner to advanced. Class level is adjusted based on participants. Cost is $95 for 5 week session.
Beginning Ballet: This class is perfect for the dancer that has recently begun dance classes or is wishing to try their first dance class. Dancers this age learn quickly and the class will be adjusted for all skill levels attending. Ages 5-7 Cost is $95 for 5 week session.
Ballet II/III: This class is great for the young dancer that wants to keep their skills sharp over the summer. Cost for twice a week is $190 for the 5 week session.
Adult Ballet: Danced in your youth or want to learn now? This class is just for you. Warm welcoming and no judgements. Stay fit, increase your flexibility and have fun. Cost is $95 for 5 week session.
Beginning Hip Hop: Does your child want to learn the latest dance moves they see on YouTube in their favorite music videos? This class is heavily influenced by jazz and break-dancing and emphasis is placed on isolation, rhythm and individuality. Ages 5-7. Cost is $75 for the 5 week session.
Intermediate Hip Hop: Dancers this age learn quickly. If you have been learning hip hop all year or want to give it a try for the first time and are 8-12 years of age; summer is the perfect time to explore or advance your hip hop skills. As in Beginning Hip Hop emphasis is placed on isolation, rhythm and individuality. Ages 8-12. Cost is $75 for the 5 week session.
Ballroom: Teenagers through adults of any age. Want to impress friends at weddings or just want to learn to dance with your significant other? Than this five week class is for you! Couples $30 or singles $20 per class.
Privates: Summer is the perfect time to work on your skills and get some one on one attention from our amazing staff. Please contact the office if you are interested in doing privates during the summer. A 30-minute private for this 5 week session is $175. Single private lessons are also available. For a single 30 minute private the cost is $35.
2019 Summer Registration Form
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