Cultural Arts

2018 Cultural Arts Summer Camps

Full Day Camp Programs

These combined camp programs offer participants the experience of both a cultural arts camp program as well as the experience of traditional summer day camp.

Shining Stars Cultural Arts Summer Camp

Lights…Camera...Action…!!! For all aspiring actors and those who want to build self-confidence, this dynamic FULL DAY acting camp will provide a well-rounded theatre experience to those with big dreams. Campers will learn the basic audition and acting techniques, learn about backstage management, working with a local professional artist on set, props, costumes, etc…, learn music and dance routines for a full musical production at the end of this TWO WEEK session for our families and friends. Bring a water bottle, two snacks and a packed lunch. Camp is held at College Lake Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 5.
6-17; Mon.-Fri.; July 9- 20; 8 am-5 pm; $125

Cultural Arts Half Day Camp Programs

Little Picassos Art Camp

Painting while having fun creating colorful works of art like the Star Picasso himself. Student will create fun works of art using the style like Picasso! Vibrant! Camp is held at Lake Rim Recreation Center.             Registration deadline is June 7.
3-5 yrs.; Mon.-Thurs.; June 11- 14; 9 am-noon; $60

Mixed Up Art Camp!

This mixed media class is an awesome class that works with several different forms of art and craft materials including clay, paint, oil pastel, and more!  Your child will be sure to enjoy fun and exciting projects. Campers will explore their imaginations and make a different art project every day to take home. (Combo Camp option also available.) Camp is held at Kiwanis Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 12.                                            6+; Mon.-Fri.; July 16-20; 9 am-noon; $60

Masterpiece Art Camp

Young artists will enjoy learning the artistic style of native North Carolina artists while making collages using acrylic paints, magazines and more. On the last day of class campers will show off their work in an open house setting just like an art museum! Your child will be sure to enjoy fun and exciting projects. Campers will explore their imaginations and make various art projects each day to take home. (Combo Camp option also available.)

Camp is held at College Lake Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 14.                                                
6+; Mon.-Fri.; June 18-22; 9 am-noon; $60

Camp is held at Gray’s Creek Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 5.                                                    
6+; Mon.-Fri.; June 9-13; 9 am-noon; $60

Summer Dance Workshops Series

Yvette’s Dance Academy is offering a summer workshop series. Each workshop includes various dances and dance techniques. Each class will focus on particular dance techniques to expose participants. The classes are, also, designed to develop dancers interest and display their skill during performance. Join us during this fun exploration.

All-Stars Dance Workshop

Always been interested in dance classes, but couldn’t afford the prices at private studios? Here is your solution… affordable ballet, tap, hip hop, jazz and tumbling classes for everyone. In this upbeat and exciting class participants learn basic techniques and fundamentals of dance. Dance Camps include Ballet, Tumbling, Jazz, Lyrical and Hip Hop technique. This class also improves coordination, flexibility and endurance. It is great for both beginners and intermediate students.  Dress Code: Leotard or Tank Top and Dance Shorts.  Ballet or Jazz shoes preferred. Bring a water bottle and snack to all camps. Camp is held at Cliffdale Recreation Center 6+; Wed.-Fri.; June 27-29; 9 am-1 pm; $40

Technique Beginners-Level I

This workshop will focus on Jazz, Lyrical and Ballet technique. Dancers will learn dance terminology, dance posture, and skills from all three dance styles. Dress Code: Leotard, Tights, and Dance Shorts or Skirt. Dancers should bring all dance shoes. Workshop is held at the Kiwanis Recreation Center.                                                   6+; Wed.-Fri.; July 11-13; 9 am-1 pm; $40                                                                                                             

Technique -Level II

This workshop will focus on Jazz, Lyrical and Ballet technique. Dancers will learn dance terminology, dance posture, and skills from all three dance styles. Dress Code: Leotard, Tights, and Dance Shorts or Skirt. Dancers should bring all dance shoes. Workshop is held at the Westover Recreation Center.                                                6+; Mon.-Wed.; July 16-18; 9 am-1 pm; $40

Acro and Tumbling–Beginning/Intermediate

(prior tumbling experience required)
This workshop is for dancers who have already mastered a standing backbend, handstand and cartwheel. The workshop will focus on intermediate acro/tumbling skills such as handstand backbends, limbers, walkovers, aerials and handsprings. Dress Code: Leotard and Dance Shorts.  Jazz shoes preferred. Workshop is held at the Stoney Point Recreation Center.                                              
6+; Mon.-Wed.; July 23-25; 9 am-1 pm; $40   

Acro and Tumbling –Intermediate/Advanced

(prior tumbling experience required)
This workshop is for dancers who have already mastered a standing backbend, handstand and cartwheel. The workshop will focus on intermediate acro/tumbling skills such as handstand backbends, limbers, walkovers, aerials and handsprings. Dress Code: Leotard and Dance Shorts.  Jazz shoes preferred. Workshop is held at the EE Miller Recreation Center.                                                              
6+; Mon.-Wed.; July 30- Aug.1; 9 am-1 pm; $40