The Joffrey Ballet School Presents

New York City Children’s Dance Camp

  • Ages: 3, 7
  • Dates: June 13, 2022, July 15, 2022
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Format: In-Person
  • Housing:
  • Artistic Director(s):
    Jo Matos
Dance Camp 1
Ages 3 – 4

Dancers will explore ballet’s greatest hits with us this summer. Our amazing teachers can’t wait to dance, discover and create with you, your own version of these masterpieces. Utilizing a multi sensory approach to teaching dance, the instructors will facilitate an environment of safe movement exploration, hands on design experiences, all culminating in a dancer driven performance, of the week’s featured “Ballet”. Together you will transform the studios into a magical land filled with fairies and swan princess’, kings and queens, royal steeds and magical firebirds. We are anxious and excited to begin a journey of sharing with your young dancer the vast knowledge our faculty is eager to impart.

Dance Camp 2
Ages 5 – 7

Join us for a specially designed, half day, intensive for dancers age 5-7. Your dancer will be taking class every day in ballet, jazz, improvisation, flamenco and dance repertory. Our faculty of exceptional, professional, teachers are waiting to give them the dance summer of their life. You will learn new dance styles and improve your existing skills. Dancers will have an opportunity to work with the same faculty teaching in the NYC Ballet Intensive!

The Joffrey Ballet School has been operating in-person utilizing Covid Safety procedures since October 2020 without interruption.

The New York City Children’s Dance Camp Intensive will be operated IN-PERSON in New York, New York this summer. In the unlikely event of a government mandate which prohibits dance instruction, all students registered for in-person programming will be offered their choice of a refund (less registration and processing fees) or transfer to another program.

New York City Children’s Dance Camp

Artistic Directors & Faculty

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Jo Matos

Jo Matos is the Artistic Director for the Joffrey Ballet School’s Children’s and Youth Ballet Programs and Summer Intensives in New York and Miami. She joined the Joffrey Ballet School, as a Director in 2008. Jo devised a curriculum and acts as liaison for a partnership between the Joffrey Ballet...
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Faculty Includes

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Bill Waldinger


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Gabriela Granados


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Hayley Descavich


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Karen Gayle


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Lauren Jaeger


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Loli Alvarez


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Sekou McMiller


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New York City Children’s Dance Camp

What to Expect

Our amazing teachers can’t wait to dance, discover and create with your child!
Pre-Ballet
All ages
Improvisation
All ages
Dance Repertory
All Ages
World Dance
Ages 5-7
Jazz
Ages 5-7
New York City Children’s Dance Camp

Location Details

In-Person Instruction Details

Dance Camp 1: Ages 3-4

Dancers will explore ballet’s greatest hits with us this summer. Utilizing a multisensory approach to teaching dance, the instructors will facilitate an environment of safe movement exploration, hands on design experiences, all culminating in a dancer driven performance, of the week’s featured “Ballet”.

Start Time: 9:00am  |   End Time: 11:00am

Week 1: 06/13/22 – 06/17/22
Theme: Cinderella”

Week 2: 06/20/22 – 06/24/22
Theme: Coppélia

Week 3: 6/27/22 – 7/1/22
Theme: “Stars and Stripes”

Week 4: 7/11/22 – 7/15/22
Theme: “Swan Lake”

 

Dance Camp 2: Ages 5-7

You will learn new dance styles and improve your existing skills. Dancers will have an opportunity to work with the same faculty teaching in the NYC Ballet Intensive!

Start Time: 1:30pm  |   End Time: 5:00pm

Week 1: 6/27/21 – 7/1/22

Week 2: 7/11/22 – 7/15/22

Tuition & Pricing

Ages 3-4: $350
per week
Ages 5-7: $425
per week
Additional Costs & Fees
REGISTRATION FEE

$50
One Time Fee
Covid Cleaning Fee

$25
Attending 1-4 Weeks
COVID CLEANING FEE

$50
Attending 5 Weeks or More
Processing Fee

3.50%
Due at Registration
IN-PERSON TUITION DEPOSIT

$100
Deposit at Registration. Balance by June 1st, 2022
Joffrey Ballet School Tuition & Pricing rates are subject to change.
In-Person or Virtual Options Available

New York, New York

Our premiere studio locations place dancers in the heart of New York City, surrounded by inspiration in every direction. From the lights of Broadway, to the renowned skyline known across the world, experience a summer of dance in this iconic city with the Joffrey Ballet School! Our studios are designed to welcome students back in-person safely, with social distancing, temperature checks, use of masks, limited class sizes, HEPA Air Filtration systems, and frequent disinfecting procedures, based on the recommendations of Dance/USA Task Force on Dancer Health.

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