Art & Dance Spring Camp

*CANCELLED*
Miami City Ballet School is excited to collaborate with the Bass Museum of Art for the 2020 Art & Dance Spring Camp. All students ages 6 – 9 can enjoy the best of both institutions by beginning their day at our MCB studios and migrating to The Bass in the afternoon.

Please Note: In response to the recent news around Coronavirus (COVID-19), it is with an abundance of caution that we have decided to cancel this program. For more information on Miami City Ballet’s Public Health Update please click here.

Miami City Ballet School is excited to collaborate with the Bass Museum of Art for the 2020 Art & Dance Spring Camp. All students ages 6 – 9 can enjoy the best of both institutions by beginning their day at our MCB studios and migrating to The Bass in the afternoon.

Art & Dance Spring Camp begins Monday, March 23rd – Friday, March 27th, 2020. There are five (5) Daily Sessions, and each day of the week features a different theme for children to enjoy as they experience, learn, and create the connections between the art forms of dance and visual arts.

Students will arrive at Miami City Ballet School and end the day at The Bass Museum.

Times: 9:00am – 3:30pm

Early drop-off as of 8:30am: No additional charge

Aftercare is available from 4:00pm – 6:00pm: $10.00 per day

Ages: 6 – 9

*Cost: $75.00 per day

Miami City Ballet School Students* & The Bass Members (family/dual or above): $55.00 per day

*If your child is a student, please contact Lisa Quinn at 786.477.6003 or education@thebass.org for a discount code.

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Daily Session Schedule

Monday, March 23rd:

(9:00- 10:00a) Stretch: Students will learn how to properly warm up and prepare their bodies for dance class. They will partake in exercises that promote flexibility, alignment, balance, and strength.

(10:00- 11:30a) Hip Hop: Students will learn movement based on street dance styles primarily performed to hip hop music which has evolved as part of hip hop culture.

Afternoon Session at The Bass: Street Art

(12:30-3:30p): Students will learn about the different types of street art and artists and will develop a largescale painting in the style of underground art.

 

Tuesday, March 24th::

(9:00- 10:00a) Yoga: In this class students will learn physical postures, focus on mindfulness and connect breath with movement.

(10:00- 11:30a) Contemporary: Explore this cross-disciplinary style of dance that draws from elements of ballet, modern and jazz.

Afternoon Session at The Bass: Drawing-In-Motion

(12:30-3:30p): Practice your drawing skills, and learn how to create visual effects to help make your illustrations move!

 

Wednesday, March 25th:

(9:00- 10:00a) Ballet: Students will be introduced to the exercises and steps of classical ballet with an emphasis on terminology and correct body alignment. They will gain an aesthetic awareness of the art of classical ballet.

(10:00- 11:30a) Repertory: In this class students will have the opportunity to learn steps and choreography from a world renowned ballet.

Afternoon Session at The Bass: Costume Design

(12:30-3:30p): Get a behind the scenes look at how costumes are produced and create your unique accessories to wear while you dance!

 

Thursday, March 26th:

(9:00- 10:00a) Creative Movement: This class allows students to explore movement through music, channel energy, stimulate imagination and promote creativity. Creative Movement uses body actions to communicate and portray images, ideas and/or feelings.

(10:00- 11:30a) Improvisation: Students will expand their range of movement, body awareness, and creative expression and will explore their relationship to self, others, the environment, and space.

Afternoon Session at The Bass: Dance Painting

(12:30-3:30p): Using dance as the inspiration for art making, create a one-of-a kind, large scale multimedia artwork.

 

Friday, March 27th:

(9:00- 10:00a) Pantomime: In this class students will learn the art of storytelling through movement. They will learn gestures, and expressive movements to communicate messages to audiences.

(10:00- 11:30a) Repertory: Students will have the opportunity to learn steps and choreography.

Afternoon Session at The Bass: Scenography (Set Design)

(12:30-3:30p): get inspired by the story behind the dance, and make 3D maquettes of an original dance production, created by YOU!

 

 

Partnership with The Bass Museum of Art