Dance Camps/Campamentos


All camps are located at ADF’s Samuel H. Scripps Studios:

721 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

In the event that ADF is forced to cancel any of its 2020 summer camps as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), ADF will refund any deposits or full payments less a processing fee of $25 per camp. At this time, we are moving forward with camps as planned but will provide regular updates. 


2020 summer camps announced!  REGISTRATION OPEN!
¡LOS CAMPAMENTOS DEL VERANO DE 2020 ANUNCIADOS!


Have Questions? Email us at studios@americandancefestival.org

REGISTER ONLINE


In the event that ADF is forced to cancel any of its 2020 summer camps as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), ADF will refund any deposits or full payments less a processing fee of $25 per camp. At this time, we are moving forward with camps as planned but will provide regular updates. 

All of our camps run Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm, with before and after care (starting at 8, ending at 4) available for a small additional fee. 

Each day, students need:

  • Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement
  • Bag lunch
  • Water bottle

We offer simultaneous camps for different ages and week-by-week camp booking. Camps can be booked individually or consecutively.  Book any 2 or more camps per household and get 10% off your entire purchase **does not apply to either Pilobolus Camp**!  Please call 919-797-2871 to get this deal.


Todos los campamentos empiezan los lunes y terminaran los viernes, desde las 9 de la mañana hasta las 3 de la tarde, con guardería antes y después (empieza a las 8, termina a las 4) por un precio adicional.

Cada día, los estudiantes necesitan:

  • Ropa confortable y elástico que permite un alcanze completa de movimiento
  • Almuerzo embolsado
  • Botella de agua

Reservaciónes de campamentos simultáneos y semana-por-semana. ¡Los campamentos pueden ser reservados individualmentes o consecutivamente!  Reserva algúnos 2 o mas campamentos por hogar y recibe 10% descuento de su compra. ***no aplica al Campamento de Piloblus*** Por favor llame a 919-757-2871 para aprovechar este trato.


Scholarships available. More info here.   
Hay becas disponibles. Más información aquí.

 

CHECK OUT CAMPS BELOW:

ADF Dance Adventures (ages 6-8)

Price: $300/student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

WEEK A:  June 15-19, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Rennie Harris Puremovement American Street Dance Theater Children’s Matinee performance on Saturday, June 20 at 1pm**

WEEK B:  June 22-26, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Limón Dance Company Children’s Matinee performance on Saturday, June 27 at 1pm**

WEEK E: July 13-17, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Pilobolus Dance Company Children’s Matinee performance on Saturday, July 11 at 1pm**

Children ages 6-8 are invited to join ADF for a summer dance camp held in a welcoming and non-competitive environment. Students will participate in a variety of classes taught by expert faculty to expand their knowledge and understanding of dance!  Weeks A and B will have an age 9-12 camp offered in our other studio at the same time, and week E will have a teen camp in the other studio at the same time…perfect for siblings!

 

ADF Summer Dance Days (ages 9-12)

Price: $300/student*
*Additional $100/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

WEEK A:  June 15-19, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Rennie Harris Puremovement American Street Dance Theater performance on Friday, June 19 at 7:30pm**

WEEK B:  June 22-26, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Limón Dance Company performance (choice of Friday, June 26 at 7:30pm or Saturday, June 27 at 7:30pm**

WEEK F: July 20-24, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Vertigo Dance Company performance (choice of Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30pm or Wednesday, July 22 at 7:30pm**

WEEK G: July 27-31, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Footprints (choice of Friday, July 24 at 7:30pm or Saturday, July 25 at 7:30pm**

Dancers ages 9-12 are invited to join ADF for a week long summer dance camp exploring different techniques and dance styles. Get ready to discover new things about dance and to peek beyond your comfort zone by trying new classes taught by year-round faculty and guest teaching artists! This camp is a great way to check out different classes and sample a lot of choices in just one week.  One or two years of dance experience recommended.  Weeks A and B will have an age 6-8 camp offered in our other studio at the same time, and weeks F and G will have a teen camp in the other studio at the same time…perfect for siblings!

 

ADF TEEN DANCE CAMP (ages 13-17)

Price: $300/student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

WEEK E: July 13-17, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to A.I.M by Kyle Abraham (choice of Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30pm, Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30pm, or Thursday, July 16 at 7:30pm**

WEEK F: July 20-24, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Vertigo Dance Company performance (choice of Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30pm or Wednesday, July 22 at 7:30pm**

WEEK G: July 27-31, 2020
**Price includes 2 tickets to Footprints (choice of Friday, July 24 at 7:30pm or Saturday, July 25 at 7:30pm**

Dancers ages 13-17 are invited to join ADF for a week-long summer dance camp diving into new techniques, challenging themselves to work individually and as a group toward the goal of being a more well-rounded dancer. Adventure beyond your comfort zone by trying new classes taught by experts in the field. This camp is a great way to branch out in your dance training and challenge yourself to keep growing as a dancer. Dance experience recommended.  Weeks F and G will have an age 9-12 camp offered in our other studio at the same time, and week E will have an age 6-8 camp in the other studio at the same time…perfect for siblings!


ADF Shadow CAMP with Pilobolus (AGES 9-11)

WEEK C: June 29-July 3, 2020

Price: $350 per student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

In this captivating week-long shadow-play camp, led by the beloved, internationally-renowned dance company Pilobolus, participants invent new worlds, design props, and learn to tell stories through movement. Dance experience is not necessary and past participants are welcomed back! 

One of the most exciting things about this camp is that the campers will have the opportunity to perform on stage at the Pilobolus show as the culmination of their week of hard work! To that end, it is important that each camper is also available for the specific performance times for the camp to be able to participate. Please check your calendars and mark down the following performances specific to your camper so that we can ensure a full-cast performance and the best possible experience for all of our campers:

Performance for Shadow Camp (age 9-11) will be the one week later on SATURDAY, JULY 11 at 7:30pm. **please plan for a near-full extra camp day on Saturday, July 11 for your camper. Final details will be forthcoming, but campers will meet on that Saturday to rehearse/review their piece from camp week, have a tech rehearsal at the venue, then perform that evening.

**Price includes 1 camper ticket and 1 parent ticket to the Pilobolus Dance Company performance on Saturday, July 11 at 7:30pm.**



ADF SHADOW CAMP with Pilobolus (AGES 12-14)

WEEK D: July 6-10, 2020

Price: $350 per student*
*Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp

This captivating week-long shadow-play camp is led by the beloved, internationally-renowned dance company Pilobolus. A long-standing favorite with our 9-12 age group, we are now offering it as a TWEEN camp! Participants learn about the behind-the-screen process of Pilobolus, using their bodies and minds to invent new worlds, design props, and learn to tell stories through movement. Participants will work toward a final performance.

One of the most exciting things about this camp is that the campers will have the opportunity to perform on stage at the Pilobolus show as the culmination of their week of hard work! To that end, it is important that each camper is also available for the specific performance times for the camp to be able to participate. Please check your calendars and mark down the following performances specific to your camper so that we can ensure a full-cast performance and the best possible experience for all of our campers:

Performance for Shadow Camp (age 12-14) will be after the last day of camp on FRIDAY, JULY 10 at 7:30pm**.
**campers will have a long day on Friday, with a full camp day including tech, followed by a performance call and 8pm show that evening.

**Price includes 1 camper ticket and 1 parent ticket to the Pilobolus Dance Company performance on Friday, July 10 at 7:30pm.**

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