The Ouray Dance Camps run from June 8 to June 12 for ages 6-9 years old. The 6-9 year old camp will run at the Wright's Opera House from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The 9-15 year old camp will run June 15 to June 20 from 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the opera house as well.
Students can expect to learn jazz, ballet, modern, hip-hop, Celtic, and Broadway-styled dance. In addition students will have fun learning to choreograph their own dances, have fun in dance improvisation class, and learn about dance different styles of dance and chorography through video demonstrations. Dancers will also learn about strengthening and stretching techniques for dancers, injury prevention, rhythm and coordination, and dance terminology.
Additionally, Weehawken will be offering a “Mickies and Minnies” dance camp for children ages 3-5 in Ouray starting June 8. “Mickies and Minnies” will run from 9 a.m. until noon from June 8 to June 12. In “Mickies and Minnies,” students will learn ballet, jazz, Celtic and tap styled dance. In addition, they will have fun learning pantomime and play rhythm and dance games.
Those interested in participating or enrolling their child in one of the Ouray Dance Camps or otherwise should contact Ashley King at 970/318-0150 or firstname.lastname@example.org or find more information and online registrations at www.weehawkenarts.org.