A Passion for Dancing
Mercersburg’s Summer Dance Workshop is a dynamic one week program that will inspire dancers to learn different movement styles as well as discovering their own. Campers will experience a range of multiple classes from ballet and contemporary to improvisation, yoga and choreography. Expert instruction combined with creative and innovative workshops will insure that dancers will leave Mercersburg’s state of the art Burgin Center with a renewed passion for dance.
*Please Note: One year of previous dance experience required
What to Expect
Campers will stay in Mercersburg’s first class dormitories where college aged counselors will supervise residential life and lead fun activities from swimming, hiking to a camp wide talent show. Campers will also have the opportunity to travel off campus and see live performances in addition to learn from guest artists from the world of dance. Not only will campers experience a new physically understanding of dance but also understand its influence on the outside world.Whether you are serious about improving and expanding your dance repertoire or just want to have a really fun week polishing your steps, Mercersburg Summer Dance Workshop will be a fun filled and unforgettable week.
Living at Camp
8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Yoga
10:00 a.m. Contemporary class
11:10 a.m. Ballet class
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Improvisation workshop
3:00 p.m. Choreography/Repertory workshop
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:00 p.m. Free time!
8:00 p.m. Guest Speakers/ Film watching
10:00 p.m. Lights out!
Merit/Financial Aid Initiative
Our Merit/Financial Aid Initiative provides students displaying strong desire, high merit, and financial need the opportunity to attend our programs. Download the Financial Aid Checklist and submit the Financial Aid Application along with your registration. Contact our office if you have any questions via email or phone.