Summer Camp Guide
Bravo meets Brava at CAPA! Join Matthew Dibble and Philip Pegler in an explosive
week-long ballet summer intensive. Dibble returns to CAPA from his home in
St. Louis, where he commutes to NYC to dance with the Twyla Tharp Company,
which he has done since 1995! Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity!
Intermediate and Advanced Students.
9:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
The perfect camp for those littlest ballerinas! Quality instruction in basic beginning ballet skills plus lots of creative tutu time and a mini - performance for family and friends to end the week!
Ages 3-6 Years
9:30A.M. - 11:30A.M.
Super Hero Camp
Step into the fantasy of comic book myth, mystery and mayhem, all safely within the
strong fortress of the Carmel Academy of Performing Arts. Your super hero will
battle to be the best with movement classes designed around saving the world!
Starting your week as your favorite costumed hero or heroine, your
super-powered, independent young adventurer will develop his/her special
powers, learn stunts and magical dance moves sure to inspire. This Marvel-ous
week of camp promises not to expose your child to radioactive powers, life-size bugs
or unnecessary mystical revelations!
Ages 3 -7 Years
9:30am - 11:30am
Royal Princess Academy
Treat your child to a week of fantasy-filled mornings at the Royal Princess Academy!!
Mornings will include Play & Story Time, Crafts, Creative Ballet, an Introduction to
Etiquette and more! Princesses may invite their family and friends to a magical tea
party with a dance presentation and royal treats on Friday at 11 a.m.
Ages 3-6 Years
9:30 A.M.-11:30 A.M.
Tuition: $300 per Princess
Circus, Circus Camp
Explore life under the Big Top with tumbling skills, acrobatic dance and colorful crafts, ending with a lively circus performance! Spaces fill up quickly so enroll now!
AGE 3 - 6 YEARS
Circus & Silk Camp
In this circus skills camp, students will learn the fundamentals of aerial silk and aerial hoop. Aerial silk training uses long lengths of fabric for various wrap hangs and drops
resulting in a breathtaking combination of strength and beauty. Students will also
explore Cirque de Soleil- style makeup techniques. A show-stopping performance
at the end of the week allows your students to share what they have learned.
July 15 - 19
Ages 7-16 years
11:30AM to 2PM
Introduction to Ballet Intensive
The Introduction to the Ballet Intensive, a brand new program, is a week long immersive experience. Students will take daily technique and variation classes and experience the dedication required in a summer program. It’s a wonderful chance for aspiring young dancers to see what an intensive is all about, while in the safety of their home or local studio. It is a vital starting point to successful transitions to future pre-professional summer training.
June 17 - 21
9:30A.M. - 12
Mini Jazz and Contemporary Camp
This special camp is for our youngest dancers that are interested in learning the
foundations of Jazz and Contemporary Dance, including techniques and skills to
apply in performance situations.
July 22 - 26
Ages 4 - 8 Years
Contemporary & Hip Hop Lab
CAPA’s Contemporary and Hip Hop Lab is an one-week intensive designed to expose
students to the best instructors from Los Angeles to the Bay Area. These educators
work around the world with young dancers and professionals. Dancers will
strengthen their current technique, improvisational capabilities and
July 29 - Aug. 3
Ages 9-18 Years
11:00A.M. - 4:00P.M.