Camps and Intensive Programs

Summer camps available for all ages

Celebrate summer with North Shore School of Dance! We offer something for everyone at all levels of training. All of our camps and intensive programs are held at our air-conditioned, state of the art studios in downtown Highland Park.

Pre-Dance Camps for 3-6 year olds

Children ages 3-6 will enjoy a mini-camp experience that includes a 45 minute dance class, art projects, and games! Water and a healthy snack are provided each day during camp for the dancers. Dancers will become familiar with each camp’s theme through movement, books, crafts, and video clips. Each one-week camp is held Monday-Friday from 9:30-11:30 am. 3 sessions are offered in June and August. Dancers must be 3 as of June 1st and be fully potty trained.

Disney Favorites: Frozen, The Little Mermaid, Tangled, & Cinderella
Session 1: June 5-9

Broadway Favorites: The Lion King, Annie, Mary Poppins, & Shirley Temple
Session 2: June 12-16.

Ballet Favorites: Alice in Wonderland, Little Red Riding Hood, The Little Mermaid, & Nutcracker
Session 3: August 14-18.

Fee: $170 per Session.
*This includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Tuition due 30 days prior to each camp session.

Register TODAY for the Best Summer of Dance!

Junior Intensive Program Ages 7-11

Our Junior Intensives are great for dancers 7 years(2nd grade)-11 years as they include classes in a variety of dance styles: ballet, jazz, modern, musical theatre, lyrical, or hip-hop. In addition to these technique
classes the dancers learn new choreography, class and performance etiquette, and creativity building
exercises. Dancers are divided based on their age and dance experience. Participants attend Monday
through Friday and bring their lunches for a mid-day “specialty hour.” Here, they get acquainted with
other students or learn about dance through academic games and exercises. These intensives are a
wonderful opportunity for dancers to grow and make new friends in a positive, nurturing environment.

Sessions:
Session 1 (4 weeks): June 19-July 14. Time: 9:00-3:30p.m. Fee: $1320.00
Session 4 (1 week): August 14-18. Time: 9:30-3:30p.m. Fee: $380.00
*Fee includes a $75 non-refundable deposit. Tuition due 30 days prior to each session.

Register TODAY for the Best Summer of Dance!

Senior Intensive Program Ages 10 – teen

Our Senior Intensives are for the dedicated and serious dancer with a minimum of 2 years of dance
training. This program is designed to improve the dancer’s skills and techniques, while broadening
the dancer’s knowledge in a variety of styles. Intensive participants gain classroom discipline,
self-esteem, and confidence.
Each program includes daily technique classes in ballet, modern, jazz, or contemporary, as well as, choreography, yoga or Pilates. Dancers are divided based on their age and dance experience. Intensive participants attend Monday through Friday and bring their lunches for a mid-day “specialty hour.” They get acquainted with other students or focus on dance academia, with topics including dance history, injury prevention, stage make-up, and more. Intensive study students grow tremendously during these intensives and finish with a well-rounded comprehension of dance.

Senior Intensive study dancers are required to choose a concentration of emphasis for the Intensive Camp. A student’s emphasis will determine class schedules throughout the intensive.

Ballet Emphasis: Classes include Ballet, Variations, Character, Pointe/Pre-pointe, Modern, & more.
Contemporary Emphasis: Classes include Modern, Jazz, Ballet for the contemporary dancer, Lyrical, & more.
Total Dancer: Classes include Ballet, Variations, Character, Pointe/Pre-Pointe, Modern, Jazz & more.

Sessions:
Session 1 (4 weeks): June 19-July 14. 9:00-3:30p.m. Fee: $1320.00. No Class: July 3-4
Session 2 (2 weeks): July 17-28. 9:00-3:30p.m. Fee: $670.00
Session 3 (1 week): August 7-11. 9:30-3:30p.m. Fee: $380.00
Session 4 (1 week): August 14-18. 9:30-3:30p.m. Fee: $380.00

*Fee includes a $75 non-refundable deposit. Tuition due 30 days prior to each session.

Register TODAY for the Best Summer of Dance!