Dance Cheer and Gymnastics Camps

Summer Guide 2018

Ballet Continuation | Intensive two-week sessions meeting twice a week are offered for ballet students of all ages and levels. Ages 6+. Sessions offered June 4-14, June 18-28, July 17-27 and Aug. 13-23; see website for list of appropriate ages/levels for each session. $45-$220. 838-7464

Princess/Prince Dance Camp | Young dancers get an introduction to the world of ballet in this imaginative class. Ages 3-5. Sessions offered June 12-14, July 17-19 and Aug. 7-9; meets 9:15-10 am. $40/session. 838-7464

Cheer Clinic | This new clinic covers tumbling, dance, and cheer stunting techniques. Sessions are led by collegiate and former high school/competitive cheerleaders. Coed, ages 6-18. June 18-21, 9 am-noon. At Dance Center of Spokane. $175/week. 448-2426

Skyhawks Cheerleading | Girls learn essential skills to lead crowds, including proper hand and body movements, jumping and choreographed performance skills. Ages 5-11. Held at parks and schools in the Spokane/Coeur d'Alene area. Summer sessions offered from June-August; see site for complete list of dates and locations. $74-$159/session.

Spokane Ballet Studio Summer Workshops | Summer workshops are offered for all ages, including a "Peter Pan" beginner's workshop which includes games, instruction, crafts and a mini performance. Level 1-4 and intermediate/advanced workshops include ballet, pointe, variations, modern, jazz, character, pilates, ballet history and a performance. Sessions offered June 18-July 29; see site for details. $150-$185/week.

Teen Dance Camps | Sessions offered include instruction in ballet, jazz and tap, for beginning to advanced dancers. Ages 11+. Sessions offered June 18-July 26; meets Mon-Thu evenings. At Dance Center of Spokane. $110-$375. 448-2426

CheerTots | Kids play a variety of games to develop balance, movement, and motor skills as well as listening to instructions. Sessions also introduce basic cheerleading skills, songs and chants. Ages 3-6. Offered June 19-July 31; meets once a week. Held at parks and schools in Spokane and Spokane Valley; see website for complete list of times and locations. $87-$90/session.

Get the Summer Started | A full week of gymnastics mixed with summer activities and games. Ages 3-14, no experience required. June 25-29; half- and full-day options. $99-$199. 533-9646

Kids' Dance Camps | Themed classes teaching ballet, jazz, tap and hip hop (varies by session) include "Under the Sea," "Dazzling Disney," "We Like to Party" and more. Sessions are offered for both beginning and experienced dancers. Ages 3-12. June 25-Aug. 16; meets Mon-Thu. At Dance Center of Spokane. $110-$375. 448-2426

Maressa's School of Dance | Summer sessions include programs in pre-primary ballet, cheerleading; primary cheerleading and ballet I and II; along with teen and adult ballet. Ages 2-adult. June 25-Aug. 25; session times vary by age and skill level, see website for complete schedule and class options. $110-$330.

Preschool Dance Camp | A dance camp for young learners, incorporating science and math into themed weeks. Ages 3-5. June 25-28 and July 23-26, 9 am-noon. $175-$325. 448-2426

Gymnastics Fun Camp | Campers enjoy a week of gymnastics, contests, and games with structured lessons on all events, teaching a progression of skills in a fun, encouraging environment. Ages 3-14. Sessions offered July 23-27, Aug. 6-10 and Aug. 20-24; half- and full-day options. $139-$239/week.

Summer Fun Dance Camp | The studio offers classes in jazz, contemporary, ballet, musical theater, choreography and stretch and strengthening, with sessions for all ages and levels. Ages 8-18. July 9-27; Mon-Fri, 4-9 pm. $150-$200.

Teen Dance Camp | Dancers learn 6+ routines during the week which also includes trampoline jumping, swimming field trips and games. Ages 13+. July 9-13. $160.

Fantasy Dance Camp | Creative dance and play is based on a daily theme, with proper stretching, crafts, games, story, dances and snack time. Dancers encouraged to dress up in their favorite character with appropriate dance attire. Ages 3-10. July 10, 18, 23 and 26, from 10 am-noon. $35-$45/day or $120-$140/full camp.

UCA Cheer Camp | A three-day, elite high school cheerleading camp. July 16-19 (WSU Pullman) and July 21-24 (University of Montana, Missoula). $233-$369. 253-241-3822

Youth Dance Camp | Dancers learn routines, jump on trampolines, go on swimming field trips and play games. Ages 7-12. July 16-20, from 8:30 am-3 pm. $160.

Junior Dance Camp | Dancers learn three routines, jump on the trampoline and perform for their family and friends at camp's conclusion. Ages 4.5-6. July 17, 5:30-7:30 pm. $30. 892-7977

Cheer Camp | Campers learn tumbling, stunts, dances and cheers. Coaches group students by age, and each group performs a routine on the last day of camp for family and friends. Ages 3-14, open to all skill levels. Offered July 23-27 and Aug 13-17 (half-day only). $139/session.

Extreme Parkour & Breakdancing | Each day campers learn tumbling skills along with parkour and breakdancing stunts that they get to show off to family and friends during a Friday performance. Ages 6-14. Offered July 23-27 and Aug. 13-17. Half-day, with morning or afternoon options. $139/session.

Gonzaga Summer Dance Intensive | A week of dance instruction for intermediate and advanced skill levels, including techniques for hip-hop, modern, contemporary, ballet, jazz and musical theatre. Taught by Gonzaga Dance program faculty in the GU Dance Studios. Ages 13-22. July 23-28 (ages 13-22; intermediate/advanced) and Aug. 6-10 (ages 9-13; beginner/advanced). $200-$350. 313-6508

Adventure Camp | This popular camp is now in its 15th year, offering themed days of challenges and adventures through gymnastics, like scavenger hunts and obstacle courses. Ages 3-14. Offered July 30-Aug. 3 and Aug. 27-31 (half-day sessions only). $139/session. 533-9646

Jazz Intensive | A class for dancers of levels 1-3, with placement based on age and skill level. Led by two guest teachers from California: Dave Massey and Kaisa Mikale-Hance. Ages 9-18. July 30-Aug. 2. At Dance Center of Spokane. $90/day or $300/week. 448-2426

Ninja Zone | Campers learn to kick, jump, roll and flip like characters in their favorite video games. Ninja zone fuses the elements of gymnastics, martial arts, obstacle course training and freestyle movement. Offered July 30-Aug. 3 and Aug. 27-31 (half-day only). $139/session.

Small Fry Jazz Intensive | A camp focusing on jazz technique, with afternoon sessions on lyrical, musical theater and jazz turns. Ages 6-10. July 30-Aug. 2. At Dance Center of Spokane. $125.

Summer Dance Intensive | A course to develop strength, stamina and flexibility while improving technique in ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, tap, musical theater, tumbling, hip hop and more. Ages 10+. Aug. 6-9 and Aug. 13-16. At Dance Center of Spokane. $75/day; $250/week or $400/both weeks. 448-2426

Competition Workshop | A session for those interested in participating in Dance Center of Spokane's 2018-19 season. Contact the studio for details. All-ages. Aug. 20-23, 1-8:30 pm. $60-$125. 448-2426

Trampoline & Tumbling Camp | Campers enjoy a week of high flying action featuring instruction on the Tumbl Trak, Double Mini Trampoline, Eurotramp Trampoline as well as the spring floor and air floor intermixed with fun games and activities. Ages 6-14. Aug. 20-24, half- and full-day options. $139-$239. 533-9646

Galactic Shenanigans Night Market & Street Fair @ Runge Furniture

Fri., Aug. 12, 5-9 p.m.
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