Summer Camps

Encourage imagination and exploration through dance, art, and music.  Camps are week-long workshops lasting one to three hours each day. Each week concludes with an in-studio performance. Selected mini camps include a special interactive meet and greet visit from one of our BalletMet dancers in costume! Participants must be minimum age by the first day of camp. Each camper will receive a t-shirt!

Downtown Camps

To attend our Downtown Camps please register on BalletMet’s website. Registration will open in January so be sure to check back!

Camps for Ages 4-6

Dance Around the World

Dance Around the World

Ages: 4 – 6 years old
Dates: June 11-15, 2018
Times: AM session 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: BalletMet Downtown Studios
Fee: $150

Embark on an imaginary journey visiting countries around the world and learning folk dances. Using props, rhythm instruments, and costumes, our world travelers will share their adventure with parents on the final day.

Camps for Ages 6-7

Ocean Motion

Ocean Motion

Ages: 6-7 years old
Dates: June 18-22
Times: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: BalletMet Downtown Studio
Fee: $150

Dance across the seafloor as we master the moves of our favorite sea creatures! This underwater expedition will have students diving into depths unexplored as they learn to sway like jellyfish and glide like sea turtles.  We might even find a lost fish friend!

Worthington MAC Camps

To attend our Worthington Mac Camps please register on their website at mcconnellarts.org. Registration will open in January so be sure to check back!

Camps for Ages 3-4

Beach Party

Beach Party

Ages: 3-4 years old
Dates: July 9-13
Times: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $90

Surf’s up with BalletMet! Get ready to have some Summer fun dancing on the beach and in the sun. Parents are invited to our beach party on the final day.

Camps for Ages 4-6

Dance Around the World

Dance Around the World

Ages: 4 – 6 years old
Dates: June 11-15
Times: AM session 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
PM session  1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. (choose one session)
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $150

Embark on an imaginary journey visiting countries around the world and learning folk dances.  Using props, rhythm instruments, and costumes, our world travelers will share their adventure with parents on the final day.

Once Upon A Sugar Plum

Once Upon A Sugar Plum

Ages: 4-6 years old
Dates: July 16-20
Times: AM session 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
PM session 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. (choose one session)
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $150

Join the Sugar Plum Fairy and all her princess friends as they travel through magical lands! Watch as your own fairytale story unfolds on this creative and imaginative adventure.

Blast Into Space

Blast Into Space

Ages: 4-6 years old
Dates: June 25-29
Times: 1:00 p.m. -3:00 p.m.
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $150

Launch into the universe discovering planets and stars as we create our own idea of the solar system.  Parents are welcome on the final day to see our shooting stars!

Camps for Ages 5-7

Dancing Theatre Tales

Dancing Theatre Tales

Ages: 5-7 years old
Dates: June 18-22
Time: AM session 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m
PM session 1:00 p.m.-4:00  p.m. (choose one session)
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $200

Ballet dancers tell a story with their bodies.  Actors tell a story with their voice. In this camp, students will learn a classic fairytale from BalletMet and Columbus Children’s Theatre professionals. Experience a unique performance on the last day of camp.

Camps for Ages 6-7

Ocean Motion

Ocean Motion

Ages: 6-7 years old
Dates: July 9-13
Times: 1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $150

Dance across the seafloor as we master the moves of our favorite sea creatures! This underwater expedition will have students diving into depths unexplored as they learn to sway like jellyfish and glide like sea turtles.  We might even find a lost fish friend!

Camps for Ages 6-8

American Girlfriend

American Girlfriend

Ages: 6-8 years old
Dates: July 23-27
Times: 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $150

Celebrate all you can be as you and your doll dance the week away! Learn dances inspired by your doll’s character and time period.  Express your individuality by creating a dance of your own.

Camps for Ages 8-12

Triple Threat

Triple Threat

Ages: 8-12 years old
Dates: July 30-Aug 3
Time: AM session 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
PM session 1-4 p.m. (choose one session)
Location: Worthington MAC
Fee: $210

Hone the three skills of a Triple Threat, singing, dancing and acting! Work with professionals from BalletMet and Columbus Children’s Theatre and create a special last day of camp performance on the McConnell Arts Center’s Bronwynn Theatre.

Locations

Worthington MAC (McConnell Arts Center)
777 Evening St
Columbus, OH 43085
P: 614.431.0329

Registration

Registration will open online January 2018.

Space is limited so please complete the registration when it opens.

A $50 non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required to reserve your child’s space. This deposit is applicable to your overall camp fee(s) and is not an additional charge. The deposit must accompany your registration.. All participants must be the minimum age by the first day of camp. No refunds for withdrawals.