Summer Competitive Classes

Summer 2020 is HOT with our classes, intensives, conventions and camps!

Enrollment opens February 17th. Reserve your place today as classes fill quickly!

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Technique Boot Camp

A “boot camp” of TECH! Includes all of the essentials of dance execution and performance. This camp will emphasize body alignment, turnout, stretched feet, flexibility, strength, kicks, leaps and turns. This camp is required for all currently competition dancer attending nationals. Highly recommended for any dancer wishing to enhance their skills and/or audition for a competition team. Prior dance experience required.

Required for all Team Dancers attending National Competition.

June 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18

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.

Tuesdays in July (7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th)

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!

Mondays in July (6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th)

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 – Thursdays in July (9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th)
Session 2-  Fridays in August (7th, 14th, 21st, 28th)

Ballet Intensive

Dedicated dancers ready to push their technique and ballet skills to the next level will love this summer long intensive. Progressing technique, dancers will also learn skills for flexibility and strengthening. Ballet History and terminology will also be included in this intensive. Appropriate for dancers committed to the discipline of ballet.

Tuesdays and Thursdays

June 16th, 18th, 23rd, and 25th

July 7th, 9th, 14th, 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th, and 30th

Ages are approximate. Instructor may adjust dancer’s class as appropriate.

Craguns Dance Camp

Sun – Wed August 9-12th 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 2020.

$100 – non refundable deposit due at time of enrollment

2nd deposit due June 1st –$100

3rd and final payment due July 1st. Fundraising credits from Recital 2020 will
be added to 3rd and final payment.

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 17th -20th

Taught By Haruna Asanuma

Pointe Add On

(Ballet Boot Camp required to enroll in Pointe Add-On)

Add this camp to Ballet Boot Camp to increase and improve your pointe skills. Dancers must have previous pointe experience and/or instructor permission.

August 12th-15th

Taught by Hauruna Asanuma

Competition Team Auditions & Class Placement

Dancers wishing to audition for a position on one of QC’s award winning competition teams are required to attend audition classes. Dancers who are new to QC or would like class placement are encouraged to attend these classes.

Audition classes are open to dancers ages 4 and up and will consist of a variety of dance genres.

Make Up Auditions week of August 17th, consult the Director if a make up audition is needed

Summer Intensive

Summer intensive will bring a variety of styles and skills to the dancer. This high intensity series of classes will include; technique, conditioning, flexibility, turns, leaps/jumps, tap, lyrical, jazz and clog. The summer intensive is required for all dancers placed on a competition team for the 2020-2021 season. All dancers are welcome to enroll in the intensive whether or not choosing to participate in a team. Dance experience required. Fee $120

August 24th-26th time TBA