“My feeling is that kids learn technique best in the service of their own creativity. Kids integrate technique into their own dances. Its motivating” —Lydia Johnson, quoted in South Orange Patch

Dance Camp For Kids and Teens 2013

July 8 – 26, 2013
Three weeks, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Burgdorff Center, 10 Durand Road, Maplewood

Best for Summer following Grades 1-10, the camp covers Dance Technique (contemporary and ballet), Choreography Workshop, Dance History and Survey of Contemporary Dance with Guest Artists teaching Jazz and Hip Hop.

Read what South Orange Patch has to say about the LJD Summer Camp. More here and here.

Staffed by professional dancers from Lydia Johnson Dance.

Explore Dance in depth this summer with professional dancers from New York! Under the direction of Choreographer Lydia Johnson, LJ Dance company members will lead small groups through a varied day of creative dance! Our schedule will include:

Class Fees:

Attend one, two or all three weeks.

Three Weeks

Two-Week Sessions

July 8-19 or July 15-26
$610 for first child total fee by Paypal.

One-Week Sessions

July 8-12, July 15-19 and July 22-26
$310 per child total fee Paypal.

Enrollment is limited. Bring a bag lunch! (though watch for our special Pizza Day, to be announced!) Wear comfortable, non-baggy clothes or warm-up/dance wear. Ballet or jazz shoes are required as the stage floor is imperfect. Bring water bottles and a small spritzer if it's very hot.