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MUSICAL THEATER DANCE INTENSIVE w/ company members from HAMILTON

July 10 - 13, 2018

Company members from HAMILTON will lead teens in a four-day musical theater dance intensive that will be held July 10–13, 2018. 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.

The intensive is open to advanced-level dancers in grades 9 through first year of college, based on enrollment in fall of 2018.

Students must apply and be accepted to participate based on materials submitted. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with early submissions encouraged. 

SESSION DATES AND HOURS

One four-day session of the MUSICAL THEATER DANCE INTENSIVE will be offered:
Tuesday, July 10-13, 2018

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

Location: 
Location to be announced.

EXPECTATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

The week is designed for advanced-level dancers who are highly interested in musical theater, grades 9 through first year of college based on fall 2018 enrollment.

Previous dance training or experience is necessary. Interested students will be asked to fill out an application form that gives insight into your dance training, styles you are familiar with, and other related information.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

The Musical Theater Dance Intensive carries a registration fee of $230.

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 you to participate.

Scholarship requests should be submitted the same day as your application to participate via the guidelines at the link above.

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 being accepted into the camp and 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 voluteering 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 camp.

QUESTIONS? 
Contact Lynnae at 515-246-2360 or LynnaeL@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.

Mission Moment

You Make The Difference

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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