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MUSICAL THEATER DANCE INTENSIVE w/ company members from WICKED

June 23 - 26, 2020

Featuring Wicked

Company members from WICKED will lead teens in a four-day musical theater dance intensive that will be held June 23–26, 2020. Through two daily master classes, participants will sharpen their dance technique within a range of musical theater styles, increase their characterization skills as movers, and gain knowledge of the industry from working professionals.

Included in tuition is a ticket to the Tuesday, June 23, evening performance of WICKED!  Students are encouraged to attend the performance to prepare for dance references made throughout the week.

The intensive is open to intermediate to advanced-level dancers in grades 9 through first year of college, based on enrollment in fall of 2020.

 

SESSION DATES AND HOURS

One four-day session of the MUSICAL THEATER DANCE INTENSIVE will be offered:
Tuesday through Friday, June 23-26, 2020.

Hours: Camp begins at 8:30 AM and ends at noon each day Tuesday through Friday. Students may be dropped off in the morning between 8:15-8:30 AM.

On Tuesday, June 23, students will meet for the evening performance of WICKED at the Des Moines Civic Center from 6:45 PM to 10:15 PM.

Location: 
Location in the Des Moines metro to be announced. 

EXPECTATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

The week is designed for intermediate to advanced-level dancers who are highly interested in musical theater, grades 9 through first year of college based on fall 2020 enrollment.

Previous dance training or experience is necessary.

FEES

The Musical Theater Dance Intensive carries a registration fee of $265. 

Fee includes a ticket to the Tuesday, June 23 performance of WICKED!

(Pay in full at time of registration or in four equal installments. Payment plans only available for registrations received prior to March 22, 2020.)

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

We want to make sure that camp is accessible to all. Please check out details on our SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM if financial assistance is needed to allow your dancer to participate.

Scholarship applications may be submitted beginning Monday, January 13, 2020.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Your participation is very important to the overall success of your selected camp, but we understand that summer plans sometimes change.

In the event that you are no longer able to participate after registering, please submit notice of your camp cancellation to education@desmoinesperformingarts.org.

Written notice of cancellation must be received six weeks prior to the first date of the camp in order for a refund to be issued.

If a cancellation is submitted less than six weeks prior to the camp start date, a refund will only be issued if we are able to secure a new registration to fill the vacated spot.

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Are you in 9th through 12th grade and still want even MORE musical theater experience?

Consider volunteering to be a SWING/COUNSELOR for one of our other summer camp opportunities. 

CLICK HERE for more information on how to help younger students perform in a musical theater or acting camp.

QUESTIONS? 
Contact Lynnae at 515-246-2360 or LynnaeL@DMPA.org with questions about camp content or procedures.

If you need assistance with registration, contact Heidi at 515-246-2355 OR HeidiM@DMPA.org.

Event Details

MUSICAL THEATER DANCE INTENSIVE is a camp for students entering 9th through 12th grades or teens entering their first year of college in the fall.

REGISTRATION DATES:

Donors:  Registration begins Monday,

January 13, 2020, at 9 AM

Public:  Registration begins Wednesday,

January 15, 2020, at 9 AM

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

Mission Moment

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It's 21st century skills that they need to have the rest of their lives. It's not just something that when they leave fourth grade, they are done with it.

-Andrea, teacher, Studebaker Elementary, Des Moines

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