Camps

Express yourself and find your passion in the performing arts.  The daily schedule incorporates theatre games, movement and dance, rehearsals for a performance, and visual arts. Campers work on a performance and practice speaking roles, learn & memorize text, and create an art project each day.  Come stretch your muscles and find a whole new way of moving while using your imagination.  By the end of the week you’ll be on stage and be a star. Camp information packets including directions, required forms and parent/guardian contact information are available for download for each week of camp.

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Summer Camp in Falls Church
Dance Mania Camp 6-8 years

Campers will discover several techniques, build choreography, explore ideas through visual arts and crafts, and learn about social dance and gesture. There will be a performance for family and friends on the last day. Mon-Thu: 6/29-7/2 9am-3pm
380222-B R: $240 / NR: $250
Location: Community Center Dance Studio
BEFORE CARE 7-9am 389993-B $34 AFTER CARE 3-6pm 389994-B $42

Falls Church Community Center
223 Little Falls Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
Register by contacting 703-248-5027 or www.fallschurchva.gov/recreation

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 2015 Summer Camps in Alexandria

Camps below takes place at The Athenaeum, 201 Prince Street, Alexandria VA  Get directions.

Mouse in House Summer Camp – Ages 5 – 7

Express yourself and find your passion in the performing arts with a daily schedule of theatre games, creative movement, dance technique, and visual arts and crafts projects. Students prepare a mini-performance about an unlikely friendship between mouse and reclusive poet Emily Dickinson inspired by the book by Elizabeth Spires, “The Mouse of Amherst.”  Come stretch your muscles, create visual arts & crafts,  and find a whole new way of moving while using your imagination.  By the end of the week you’ll be a star. Click here for the parent information packet.

Dates & Hours: July 6 – 10, 2015 from 9 am – 1 pm
Fee: $200 – 5 days  

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2015 Summer Camps in Arlington

 

Mouse in House Summer Camp – Ages 5 – 7

Mouse in House, Paul Gillis Photography, book by Elizabeth Spires

Mouse in House, Paul Gillis Photography, book by Elizabeth Spires

July 13 – 17
9 am – 3 pm

15offEnroll by Apr 20  to Receive 15% OFF: $255 – 5 days  

Fee: $300 – 5 days

Extended Day PM  3 pm – 5 pm  $100            

PDF Download: Parent information packet for Mouse in House July 13-17

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Mouse in House Summer Camp – Ages 7 – 9
July 20 – 24, 2015
9 am – 3 pm

15offEnroll by Apr 20  to Receive 15% OFF: $255 – 5 days  


Fee: $300 – 5 days  

Extended Day PM  3 pm – 5 pm  $100            

PDF Download: Parent information packet for Mouse in House July 20-24

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Stop, Drop & Roll Summer Camp – Ages 7 – 9

Have you ever gone to a ball game and marveled at the timing and chance moments of teamwork?  We’ll create a performance for family and friends and present on Friday. Stop, Drop & Roll energizes to create a dance theatre work that simulates competition.  The day includes dance, performance preparation, visual arts, literary arts and theatre games.

August 3 – 7
9 am – 3 pm

15offEnroll by Apr 20  to Receive 15% OFF: $255 – 5 days  


Fee: $300 – 5 days  

Extended Day PM  3 pm – 5 pm  $100           

PDF Download: Parent information packet for Stop, Drop & Roll August 3-7

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Dance Mania Summer Camp – Ages 9 – 10

Dance, Dance, and more Dance! Campers will discover the wide world of dance by taking classes in several dance techniques, building choreography, and exploring ideas through visual arts and crafts. If your child can’t get enough dance, is active and creative, this is the camp for the energetic dance star. As well as dance technique, campers explore dance history and iconic scenes from dance movies and musicals. Campers create crafts, enjoy dance-related theatre games and build an in-studio dance performance for family and friends.

August 10 – 14
9 am – 3 pm

Fee: $300 – 5 days  


Extended Day PM  3 pm – 5 pm  $100        

PDF Download: Parent information packet for Dance Mania August 10-14

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Summer camp dance class

DAILY FEES FOR SUMMER CAMPS IN ARLINGTON!

Fee/day 9 am – 3 pm: $60

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Extended Day PM/day 3 pm – 5 pm: $20
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Contact  janefranklindance@gmail.com or 703-933-1111 regarding registration questions.

 

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PARENT/GUARDIAN RESPONSIBILITIES
As per Arlington County requirements, all students 10 years old and younger must be escorted to and from the studio by a parent or responsible adult, i.e. they may not be dropped off or picked up in the parking lot.  You will need to sign-in at the Studio 3700 desk which is accessed by entering the building from the back parking lot. The downloadable camp packets above include required media waiver and emergency contact forms for parents/guardians to sign and return to Jane Franklin Dance prior to your child’s camp starting date.

REFUNDS for SUMMER CAMPS
No refunds for summer camps after June 1. Refunds are subject to a $35 administrative fee per camp session. Jane Franklin Dance is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization and cannot provide refunds. In the event of camper illness we cannot offer a refund and provide no make-up policy.

Seeking Summer Camp 2015 Volunteers
Help with dance camps for young children! Dates: June 29 – Aug 14 (Summer Camps). Volunteer for one week or more. Camps run from 9am-3pm with 3-5pm optional after care. This is a great way to gain community service hours, get in touch with innovative dance, assume a leadership role, and have a great time with fun and focused people. You will receive a letter of completion and certificate documenting your hours of service.  We welcome older adults as well as teens.
Click here for the volunteer packet and forms. Reply to janefranklindance at gmail.com or call 703-933-1111 for more information.

The Big Meow T-shirt$10 –  lime, sky blue youth size, L

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