CAMPS & INTENSIVES

Summer

Programming for Summer 2024 is now open! Browse our different types of camps for what fits your dancer best! Choose from single days, multi day camps, or week long intensives, there's something for everyone.

 

Summer

TINY TOTS: 3-6

Tiny Tots

Our signature summer day camp, Tiny Tots, provides an exciting, unique, and imaginative introduction to dance and theatre for preschoolers ages 3-6. Introductory lessons in different styles of song and dance are combined with educational activities, imagination-based learning techniques, storytelling, and play, to provide children with an engaging introduction to the arts! With several themes to choose from, each Tiny Tots camp is designed to be playful and fun — find one (or a few!) that best suits your preschooler.

All camps will end with a celebratory showcase.

Who: Preschoolers, ages 3-6
Where: SaskExpress Musical Theatre Studio (2272 Pasqua Street)
Price: $250; payment charged on the first day of the program.

 

What styles of dance are taught during Tiny Tots?

Throughout the week, the Tiny Tots program will incorporate jazz, tap/rhythm, musical theatre, hip hop, ballet, and acro.

What other activities are offered through the Tiny Tots program?

Dance lessons are interspersed with arts and crafts, outdoor play, snack time, and educational activities. Each session's activities will be themed! Check below for this years themes.

What is the required attire for the camp?

  • Clothing: Bodysuit and tights, a fitted shirt and leggings, comfortable pants or shorts with a fitted t-shirt. Choose what your child is most comfortable in, regardless of gender.

  • Shoes: Jazz shoes (preferably slip on) or ballet slippers. Tap shoes are an asset, but are not required. 

  • Other: Children should also bring a water bottle, outdoor shoes, sunscreen, and mosquito spray each day. A daily snack is provided, but campers are welcome to pack supplementary snacks.

 

Pirate & Princess Dance Camp

When: July 8th - 11th | 9am - 12pm | Mon - Thu

What: Ahoy there, me hearty! If ye be lookin' fer a swashbucklin' good time for yer little ones, then look no further! We have a pirate-themed adventure in store for ye, complete with dance lessons that will have yer young buccaneers shiverin' their timbers in excitement. 

 

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Celebrate Cinderella Dance Camp

When: August 12th - 15th | 9am - 12pm | Mon - Thu

What: Imagine a world where dance lessons were interwoven with outdoor movements, arts and crafts, and all of it was themed around the magical world of Cinderella!

 

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Swiftie Sensations: 6-13

Swiftie Sensations

Provides an exciting, unique, and imaginative introduction to dance and theatre with a Taylor Swift twist for ages 6-13. All camps will end with a celebratory showcase.

Age groups are as follows: 6-8 years, 9-10 years, and 11-13 years

$275

August 19th - 23rd | 9am - 5pm | Mon - Thu | Register

July 22nd - 26th | 9am - 5pm | Mon - Thu | Register

 

What styles of dance are taught?

Throughout the week, the Swiftie Sensations program will incorporate jazz, tap/rhythm, musical theatre, hip hop, ballet, and acro.

What other activities are offered?

Dance lessons are interspersed with arts and crafts, outdoor play, snack time, and educational activities.

What is the required attire for the camp?

  • Clothing: Bodysuit and tights, a fitted shirt and leggings, comfortable pants or shorts with a fitted t-shirt. Choose what your child is most comfortable in, regardless of gender.

  • Shoes: Jazz shoes (preferably slip on) or ballet slippers. Tap shoes are an asset, but are not required. 

  • Other: Children should also bring a water bottle, outdoor shoes, sunscreen, and mosquito spray each day. A daily snack is provided, but campers are welcome to pack supplementary snacks.

VOCAL TRAINING INTENSIVE: 8-12

VOCAL TRAINING INTENSIVE

 

Price: $250.00 charged the day of the program.

 

Who: Any performers ages 8-12. No experience required.


Where: SaskExpress Musical Theatre Studio (2272 Pasqua Street)

 

When: July 8th - 11th | 1pm - 4pm | Mon to Fri

 

What: Group and individual vocal training with Miss Elizabeth! Students will work on Vocal Technique, musical style, and performance style. The class will include students recording a full length song. 

 

Attire: Wear comfortable clothes and bring indoor shoes.

Food: Campers will be provided with a light snack, please pack an additional snack and water bottle.

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Musical Theatre Summer Intensive: Moana Jr.

Mini & The Expressions Summer Intensive: Moana JR

 

Who: Ages 8-16, everyone who registers will be part of the show. After submitting your registration, you will receive a follow-up email with your audition time. All cast members will audition for cast placement; singing or dancing roles will be cast by the directors. Auditions are exciting, positive, and interactive — audition experience is a very valuable learning opportunity for aspiring performers and our course offers a low risk experience for first timers. 

How: Here is the Form to sign up for the Meet & Greet (auditions)

When: July 15th to August 3rd, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday.

Performances: Performance dates are TBD.

Where: SaskExpress Musical Theatre Studio (2272 Pasqua Street)

Price: $495 charged on the first day of rehearsal, plus a $50 costume deposit fee. Depending on role and specific costume, you will be refunded the difference of actual costume price.

See below for frequently asked questions!

 

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Do I have to sing and dance? What if I just want to do one?

Performers can choose to audition as a Singer, Dancer, or both. All cast members will receive triple threat (singing, dancing, and acting) training and exposure throughout the program, but will be featured in the area(s) they excel in.

What do I have to do for my audition?

Singers will perform a song, and dancers will perform a dance routine. All cast members will prepare a provided monologue and attend a callback. Full audition details will be provided in your audition form that will be sent after your registration is submitted and the show is announced.

What should I wear to rehearsals?

All performers should wear comfortable clothing that allows for easy movement (no jeans). Hair should be styled off the face. Dancers should bring jazz shoes; alternative footwear may be discussed during costuming.

What should I bring to rehearsals?

Performers should bring a binder, pencil, water bottle, lunch, and fueling snacks to every rehearsal.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

 

Acro Drop-In Classes: 6-18

Based on the Acrobatic Arts syllabus, these fun drop-in classes prepare students with the strength and flexibility necessary to develop an acrobatics skillset, including tumbling, balancing, and limbering. Our team of instructors emphasizes safe practices, an understanding of the body, and the importance of spotting during the teaching of these new skills.

Classes - July 15th, July 29th, and August 26th

Beginner Acro (Ages 6-18) 9:00am - 10:00am: Anyone who has never done acro before can join this class. We will be working on Cartwheels and going down into Bridge. (1 hour)

Intermediate Acro (Ages 6-18) 10:00am - 11:00am: If you are able to do a bridge from standing, and cartwheels from both sides, you can join this class. (1 hour)

Advanced (Ages 6-18) 11:00am - 12:00pm: If you can do a front or back walkover and if you can do a dive or a flying cartwheel, you can join this class. (1 hour)

Class Requirements

  • These are the acro classes are for those of you wishing to re-learn some old moves to honing your acrobatic craft! There's a class for everyone!

  • Follow the guidlines above to figure out your placing!

Attire

Non-binary:

  • Choose either of the options below, and let your teacher know your preference.

Feminine:

  • Bare feet, leotard, no tights

  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Masculine:

  • Bare feet, fitted dance clothes

  • Hair up/out of face

For more detailed attire suggestions, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Fall

We offer Holiday and PD Day Camps for the dancers that can't stand still! Browse our different types of camps for what fits your dancer best! Choose from single days, multi day camps, or week long intensives, there's something for everyone.

 

Fall

Easter Week Camp

Easter Holiday Camp

We offer camps during holiday weeks so dancers can still move and groove, even on a week off!

Family Week Camp

Family Week Camp

We offer camps during holiday weeks so dancers can still move and groove, even on a week off!

PD Day Camps

PD Day Camps

We offer day camps during PD days for just $50, so parents can still have a place to drop them off on work days!