Summer Ages 9 & Up

From Ballet to Hip Hop and everything in between we have a class for you!
Summer class registration opens February 1st. Enrollment fills quickly – reserve your place today!

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Hip Hop

Contemporary hip hop, locking, poppin, and breakin. Great for beginners as well as advanced dancers alike, you will leave the class energized and inspired!

Tap

Tap is a timeless art that combines dance & percussion. This camp will increase control, coordination, and rhythm, followed by exercises that teach dynamics, shading, phrasing, and musicality, concluding with extended rhythmic phrases and improvisation exercises.

Improv & Contemporary

Contemporary classes are inspired by an endless array of movement, often combining elements of ballet, modern, jazz & hip-hop with other elements.

Dancers will learn to strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements and stress versatility and improvisation. This class will emphasize cooperation, focus, body lines/alignment, technique and storytelling through movement.

Acro for Dancers

This camp will enhance any dancers skills and technique. In this class dancers will focus on flexibility, strengthening, and acro tricks. Skills focused on may include but are not limited to: leaps, jumps, aerials, front and back walkovers, chin stand, elbow stands, back catches, needles and MORE! Dancers will also focus on conditioning and flexibility. This class is perfect for the dancers looking to add a little edge to their skills.

Turns

Love ‘em or hate ‘em turns are an essential part of dance technique. These classes will focus on technique, placement and execution of a multitude of turns including pirouettes, chaines, fouettes, a la seconds, floats, piques and MORE!

Jumps

Leaps, Firebirds, Toe-touches, c-jumps, callipsos and more! This class will have you flying off the ground! Dancers will learn the proper technique to execute a variety of jumps.

Danceteam Prep & Technique

You want it.. We got it! Everything you need for your school danceteam! Taught by competition dance team coaches, these classes are open to all dancers, specializing in State-level danceteam skills including kick stamina, jazz and kick technique and flexibility.

Flexibility & Conditioning

Flexibility is important in dance as it enables dancers to raise themselves to professional standards. Flexibility is a must to perform advanced skills such as develope, battment, extensions, tilts, leaps, etc. Join this class to take your flexibility to the next level.

Session 1 – June 14, 21, July 12, 19
Session 2- July 26, August 2, 9, 16

Taught by Barb Stanley

Kids Yoga

Students will learn calming yoga moves used to center and control energy. Yoga moves are age appropriate and incorporate fun names to keep it exciting for kids. Students will work on balance, flexibility and strength while moving and holding different yoga poses. This 4 week class is perfect for both boys and girls ages 3-10.

Ballet Boot Camp

This camp is designed for dancers wishing to build their technique and passion for the art of ballet. The camp offers basic barre exercises, center practice and variations.

August 12th -15th

Taught By Haruna Asanuma

Craguns Dance Camp

Sun – Wed August 4-7th Brainerd MN

We DANCE, We swim, We DANCE, We have a Bonfire, We Dance, We Sing, We DANCE, We HAVE FUN! Dancers attend a variety of dance classes each day. A great place for Fun, Friends and Fellowship.  ALL Classes will take place AT CRAGUNS!

Open to ages 9 & up (or with permission). Dancers must be registered for Fall 2019.

Meet your 2019 Craguns Instructors HERE