SUMMER 2019 REGISTRATION OPEN NOW
MKSD is excited to offer options for all ages and abilities this summer. From day camps, to intensive training and performance, we’ve got it all! Check out all of our camps, classes, and performance opportunities and let us know what you’re interested in! We can help you find the perfect fit!
Registration fee: $20 due with registration to hold your spot. (non-refundable)
3 Ways to Register
- Download/Print out Registration Form – CLICK HERE! – Drop by, or Mail to MKSD
- Register in Person at MKSD – Monday – Thursday 5 – 8pm, Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm
- Call us! (804) 292-5917 – We’ll set you up over the phone!
DANCE CASTLE CAMP (ages 2 – 8)
*NEW CAMP! One week Camp (may enroll in multiple weeks)
Dance Castle Camp includes a day full of dance and fun with friends! Sharpen your dance skills, and explore crafts, fitness and fun with our staff! Dancers will be grouped by age.
Attire: Any color or style dancewear. Example: Pink tights, Blue leotard. Example 2: Purple leotard, blue capri leggings. Dancers will need Ballet and Jazz shoes. Hair secured away from face.
Please pack a nut free snack and water bottle.
Monday – Friday 9:30am – 12:00pm ($150)
Available weeks: June 17, July 1, July 15, July 29, August 12
Faculty: Victoria Frasier, Marianne Kelley, MKSD Alumni
CLASS ACT INTENSIVE (ages 8 – up)
One week camp (may enroll in multiple)
Our classic summer favorite intensive returns! This camp focuses on technique in ballet, jazz, lyrical, modern and pointe/prepointe. Dancers will be grouped by ability.
Attire: Pink or Flesh tone convertible tights, or Black Leggins; Leotard any color. Ballet Shoes, Pointe Shoes (if on pointe), Jazz Shoes (tan), and if staying for extended day – Sneakers for Irish. Hair secure in bun for ballet and pointe; ponytail permitted for other classes. Dance shorts and skirts permitted per teacher approval.
Please pack a nut free lunch, snack, and water bottle.
Monday – Friday 9:30 – 2:00 ($250)
Enrolling in multiple weeks? Each additional week is $200
Available weeks: June 24, July 8, July 15, July 22
Faculty: Julie Coleman, Ryan Davis, Marianne Kelley, Breanne Stone, Desmin Taylor, Liz Venini, MKSD Staff
GRAND JETE BALLET INTENSIVE (ages 10 and up)
*NEW CAMP! One week Camp (may enroll in both)
Grand Jete Ballet Intensive is sure to improve your ballet skills by training in a focused environment while exploring all of the elements that make up a well rounded ballet dancer. Camp includes technique, choreography and “enrichment” (nutrition, conditioning, sewing, stage make up, ballet hairstyles and more)
Dancers will be grouped by ability, in a professional class environment. In studio performance on the final day.
Attire: Pink convertible tights, Navy Blue Leotard, Ballet shoes, Pointe Shoes (if on pointe), hair in ballet bun.
Required for camp: White practice tutu, Capezio brand. (Available at Ellman’s Dancewear)
Please pack a nut free snack, lunch and water bottle.
Monday – Friday 9:30am – 5:00pm ($500/$900 for both)
2 Offerings: June 17 – 21 and July 29 – Aug 2
Faculty: Ryan Davis, Marianne Kelley, Meredith Mulligan, Deanna Seay
ELEMENTS (ages 10 and up)
10 day camp meets Monday – Friday 6:00 – 8:15pm ($450)
Elements Performance Camp focuses on choreography and performance. Camp ends with a professional performance at Henrico Theater Friday, August 16.
Attire: any fitted dance wear. Hair secured away from face. May need ballet shoes or jazz shoes – pending the casting.
Please bring a water bottle.
August 5 – 16
Julie Coleman, Ryan Davis, Brittany Diaz Judge, Marianne Kelley, Breanne Stone
11 WEEK SESSION (ages 2 and up) JUNE 1 – AUGUST 10
REGISTRATION FOR THIS PROGRAM CLOSED MAY 25
CREATIVE MOVEMENT – AGES 2 – 3
Saturday 9:30 – 10:15 Ms Jordan and Ms Victoria
PREBALLET – AGES 3 – 4
Saturday 9:15 – 10:00 Ms Marianne
BALLET/TAP COMBO – AGES 4 – 8
Saturday 10:30 – 11:30 Ms Jordan
BEGINNING HIP HOP – AGES 6 – 8
Saturday 11:30 – 12:15 Ms Victoria
PETITE/MINI BALLET/LYRICAL COMBO – AGES 8 – 10
Saturday 10:15 – 11:30 Ms Victoria
PETITE/MINI/JUNIOR MUSICAL THEATER – AGES 8 -11
Saturday 11:30 -12:15 Ms Jordan
PETITE/MINI/JUNIOR HIP HOP – AGES 8 – 11
Saturday 12:15 – 1:00 Ms Victoria
JUNIOR BALLET/LYRICAL COMBO – AGES 10 – 11
Saturday 10:15 – 11:30 Ms Marianne
INTERMEDIATE BALLET – AGES 11 – 12
Saturday 11:30 – 12:45 Ms Marianne
Saturday 12:45 – 1:45 Ms Marianne
Saturday 2:00 – 3:00 Ms Brittany
Saturday 9:30 – 10:00 Mr Ryan
Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 Mr Ryan
Saturday 11:30 – 12:30 Ms Brittany
Saturday 1:00 – 2:00 Ms Brittany
CURRENT MKSD STUDENTS: you will remain in your current level from the 2018 – 2019 season through summer.
MKSD COMPANY/ENSEMBLE SUMMER REQUIREMENTS – 1 Grand Jete or Class Act Intensive OR Ballet, Pointe (if applicable) and Lyrical in the 11 Week session.
MKSD YOUTH COMPANY – 1 Class in our 11 week session, or 1 week of Dance Castle or Class Act Intensive (depending on age)
POINTE STUDENT REQUIREMENTS: If you are a current pointe student at MKSD, you are required to attend pointe over the summer to continue this discipline in the fall of 2019.
Here are your choices –
- 2 Weeks of intensives. (Class Act or Grand Jete or a combination of both)
- 1 Week intensive and 11 Week Session in Ballet AND Pointe in your level (Intermediate or Advanced)
The above are the MINIMUM requirements, however MKSD recommends the following:
2 Grand Jete Intensives, 2 Class Act Intensives, 11 Week Saturday Classes.