Conservatory Level Camps

Stretch & Strength

Online

June 7-11

Spend the week getting in shape and learn how to keep your body in peak dancing condition. Campers will learn and practice a variety of conditioning exercises and techniques they can bring to any dance class. Cardio and Strength training as well as Stretching workshops are all included from the comfort of your own home. 

Ages 7+

1:00-3:00pm

$170

Hip Hop Intensive

Online

June 7-11

Study high energy hip hop routines and techniques with Jay!

Ages 12+

3:30-5:00pm

$125

Ballet & Contemporary Intensive

In Studio

June 14-18

Join us to work on your ballet technique as well as branch out into some new contemporary techniques. Dancers will start each morning with a ballet class followed by contemporary technique and rehearsal for an end of week showing.

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Musical Theatre Audition Show

In Studio

June 14-18

Do you have what it takes to make it big? In this intensive you will work on both acting (scene study & monologues)and dance audition choreography (to include leaps, turns, stage presence & flexibility) in order to prepare you for the big live audition on Friday! After spending the week working on your audition technique, audience members will have the opportunity to give you feedback on who they would cast in our faux show! Students will work on both method acting and jazz technique while also learning how to use their skills to land that big roll and to stand out in a crowd. Will the audience pick you in our live show?

Ages 11+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Ballet Technique & Variations

In Studio

June 21-25

Keep your technique strong and improve your strength and flexibility. Dancers will learn new exercises for strength and turnout and complete a traditional ballet class each day. Dancers en pointe (or not yet en pointe) will learn variations each day. The variations will be filmed and sent to parents at the end of the week. Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Contemporary Jazz Intensive

In Studio

June 21-25

Contemporary combines with jazz to give you this fluid - sometime fast -always fun dance class!  Students will combine their ballet, jazz and contemporary knowledge in this dynamic intensive. 

Conservatory Levels

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Pointe & Variations Intensive

In Studio 

June 28 - July 2

Focus on strengthening your pointe work and develop your performance skills as we learn some new classical variations. Proper pointe technique and alignment will be stressed. 

Conservatory Level Pointe Dancers

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Jazz & Contemporary Intensive

In Studio 

June 28 - July 2

In this jazz/contemporary intensive we will work on  technique such as different kinds of jumps, turns, and tilts. We will also focus on jazz specific strength and conditioning and a large focus on choreography. We will be exploring genres like edgy contemporary, street jazz, and commercial jazz. 

Ages 12+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Anastasia: Musical Theatre

Online

June 28 - July 2

Students will audition on the first day of class for Anastasia the Musical.  Students will need to prepare a 16-32 bar vocal audition (around 30-60 seconds).  We will work via zoom to rehearse and perform a full musical.  Recordings will be made on the final day of class.  A fully finalized production will be available on Vimeo the following week.

Ages 8+

10:00am-1:00pm

$250

Ratatouille the Musical

Online

July 5-9

Students will audition on the first day of class for Ratatouille the Musical.  Students will need to prepare a 16-32 bar vocal audition (around 30-60 seconds).  We will work via zoom to rehearse and perform a full musical.  Recordings will be made on the final day of class.  A fully finalized production will be available on Vimeo the following week.

Ages 8+

10:00am-1:00pm

$250

Ballet on Broadway

Online

July 5-9

Dancers will learn about iconic ballet numbers in Broadway shows such as West Side Story, Oklahoma!, and An American in Paris, as well as choreographers such as Agnes de Mille, Jerome Robbins, and Christopher Wheeldon. Each day will feature a ballet technique class in addition to Broadway dance history and choreography, and the week will culminate in a performance in your dancer's home for family and friends. 

Ballet Levels 4-6

1:00-3:00pm

$170

Jazz Intensive

Online

July 5-9

In this jazz camp we will work on jazz technique such as different jumps and turns. We will also focus on jazz specific strength and conditioning. We will have a large focus on incorporating our technique into fun, upbeat jazz choreography. 

Ages 9+

11:00am-1:00pm

$170

Commercial Dance Bootcamp

In Studio

July 12-16

In this Commercial Dance Bootcamp we will be learning cutting edge choreography similar to performance styles of Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Beyonce, and many more. We will also put a large focus on performance quality and discuss the audition process and potential commercial dance career paths. **will learn how to dance in heels (age appropriately) with parental consent//combat boots are a good alternative for those who do not feel comfortable with heels**

Ages 12+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

The Barriskill Company Experience

In Studio

July 12-16

Have you always wanted to be a part of the Barriskill Company? This camp is for you! Learn what it’s like to be a Barriskill company member. You will take both ballet and contemporary classes and learn a short company like piece to be recorded by the end of the week. 

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5 & 6

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Contemporary Technique & Composition

In Studio

July 19-23

Dive deeper into contemporary dance! Each morning will start with a contemporary technique class to warm up the body and find a sense of grounding. Dancers will explore improvisational and compositional tools to create their own choreography as a group and as individuals.

Ages 10+

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive

In Studio

July 19-23

In this Jazz and Hip Hop Intensive we will equally focus on Jazz and Hip Hop technique and choreography. We will also work on genres that combine the two of them, i.e. street jazz, commercial jazz, and dance team. Conditioning and Strengthening will be included. 

Ages 10+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Frozen 2: Musical Theatre

Online

July 19-23

Students will audition on the first day of class for Frozen 2.  Audition materials will be provided.  We will work via zoom to rehearse and perform a full musical.  Recordings will be made on the final day of class.  A fully finalized production will be available on Vimeo the following week.

Ages 7+

9:30am-12:30pm

$250

Clueless: Musical Theatre

In Studio

July 26-30

Teens come out and join us for a fun week auditioning, rehearsing and performing the show Clueless!  Students will audition on Monday, rehearse scenes and choreography throughout the week and then perform the show on Friday.  Just for our teens! (Previous MTR experience not required. NO VOCALS.)

Ages 12+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Contemporary Ballet Intensive

In Studio

July 26-30

Blend your love for ballet and contemporary with this fun intensive. Whether you are en pointe or not, you will sure to excel in this camp. Dancers will spend most of the day dancing, but they will also have short contemporary ballet history lessons and learn about choreographers and dancers in this camp. 

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Tap Masters

In Studio

July 26-30

Ages 10+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Leaps & Turns

In Studio

August 2-6

Do you want to strengthen your leaps and turns?Dancers will work on balance, flexibility and using your plie for better technique.  You will work on strengthening your leaps and turns in center work, across the floor and in choreo combinations. 

Conservatory Levels

9:00am-12:00pm

$250

Conditioning Camp

In Studio

August 2-6

Spend the week getting in shape and learn how to keep your body in peak dancing condition. Campers will learn and practice a variety of conditioning exercises and techniques they can bring to any dance class. Cardio HITT and strength training as well as pilates and yoga/stretch workshops are all included!

Ages 10+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Acting Intensive

In Studio

August 9-13

This camp will be focused on Acting and Improv.  Half of each day, we will work on how to audition, choose a monologue, and work with a partner on stage.  The second portion will be focused on learning how to adjust when things go wrong, basic rules of improv, miming and prop comedy.  There will be a short performance at the end of the week.

Ages 9+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Ballet Intensive

In Studio

August 9-13

Our Ballet Conservatory brings together our experienced instructors to provide a week of intensive technique and variations, as well as modern and character classes. Dancers will work hard each day to improve the fundamentals of their technique and apply new methods. This camp is highly recommended for students who want to start the school year strong. Conservatory ballet Levels. 

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

1:30-4:30pm

$250

Conservatory Level Classes

Ballet 5/6/7/8

In Studio

Tuesdays 4:30-6:00pm

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$110/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Advanced Acting for TV/Film

In Studio

Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm

This class is a continuation of the TV/Film classes taught in the spring. Students will work on advanced method acting and scene study. Open ONLY to previous acting for TV/Film or Advanced Acting students or by instructor approval.

Ages 12+

June 14 - July 30 (No class Tuesday, 7/13)

$115

Pointe

In Studio

Tuesdays 6:15-7:15pm

Conservatory Level Pointe Dancers

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$75/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Contemporary 

In Studio

Wednesdays 4:30-5:30pm

Open Level Contemporary Class

Ages 10+

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$75/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Tap 4/5/6/7

In Studio

Wednesdays 5:45-6:45

Conservatory Level Tap Dancers 

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$75/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Ballet 5/6/7/8

In Studio

Thursdays 4:30-6:00pm

Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$110/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Jazz

In Studio

Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm

Open level jazz class.

Ages 10+

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$75/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Stretch & Conditioning

In Studio

Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm

Drawing from  yoga, ballet and Pilates, we will work on your core strength, while also working on deep breathing and deep stretching to increase your energy and flexibility.  We will be using light ankle weights- 5lbs total, a foam roller, yoga matt and  2 lacrosse balls ( for myofacial release to decrease pain and increase flexibility). Please purchase these items, label them with your name, and bring them to all classes, as we will not be able to share items. 

Ages 10+

Session 1 June 14 - July 2

Session 2 July 12 - August 6

$75/Session OR $20 Drop In Rate

Email contact@barriskilldance.com to check drop in availability

Barriskill Dance Theatre School

3642 Shannon Road, Durham, NC, 27707

919.489.5100

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