Summer 2022

Dance with us this summer with joy, imagination, and tenacity!

Registration begins February 14 for Mini Ballet Camp, Fairy Tale Dance Camp, Youth Dance Camp, and Senior Intensives.

We offer programs to supplement year-round training along with fun ways to try dance with us for the first time!

A group of children in ballet clothes and Elsa Costumes pose wearing homemade crowns

Mini Ballet Camps are one-day sessions built around a fun theme to inspire young dancers.

Senior Intensives and Daily Classes for ages 12-18 will focus on technique, stretching/conditioning, building confidence and artistry.

Fairy Tale Dance Camp for ages 3-6 is a half day of ballet, creative movement, crafts, and imaginative play.

10-12 year old dancers pose symmetrically in ballet clothes

Youth Dance Camp is a full day for ages 5-12. It culminates in an original weekly performance including acting, dance, and characters and story created by the students.

Senior Intensive and Daily Classes (Ages 12-18)

Senior Intensive

  • August 22-26, 9:30-3:00
  • One week packed with ballet, conditioning, jazz and modern.
  • Designed to help dancers prepare for the upcoming school year and Nutcracker Auditions.
  • Extended day option also available. Dancers may arrive any time after 8:30 AM for self-guided warm up. 
  • Tuition is $375 per week.  Register before April 1 and save $25

Daily Classes and Mentorship Opportunities (Age 12-18)

  • Monday-Friday, July 18-August 5
  • Daily ballet class plus pointe, modern, jazz or conditioning from 9:30-11:30 AM.
  • Dancers can be picked up at 11:30, or stay until 3:00 and mentor and demonstrate for younger dancers in the Youth Dance Camp. (Choose “Class only” or “Class and full day demonstrator” when registering)
  • $150 per week 

Fairy Tale Dance Camp Age 3-8 

Large group of 5-7 year old dancers in ballet clothes jumping for joy!

Fairy Tale Themes

June 27-30: Encanto (Monday-Thursday only) 

July 18-22: Frozen

July 25-29: Sleeping Beauty

August 1-5: Coppelia

  • 4 or 5 day sessions, 9:30-12:30
  • Daily ballet class and creative movement.
  • Active games, art, crafts, reading, and drama activities built around each week’s theme. 
  • Early drop-off available.
  • Informal end of session performance.
  • Tuition is $175 for 4 days and $200 for 5 days. Register before April 1 and save $25
  • Students will need a well-fitting mask, a snack and water. 

Youth Dance Camp Age 5-11

dancers with balloons jumping in the air.

Youth Dance Camp Themes

July 18-22: Frozen

July 25-29: Sleeping Beauty

August 1-5: Coppelia

  • Monday-Friday, July 18-August 5, 9:30 AM-3:00 PM.
  • Exceptional quality child-centric dance training including ballet, jazz, modern, musical theater, and improvisation.
  • Activities that compliment dance training including acting, art, crafts, dance history and active games and play.
  • Original weekly performance including acting, dance, and characters and story created by the students.
  • Walks to Danforth St. Park (weather permitting) for outdoor yoga, games and free play.
  • Time to form relationships with older dance students as friends and role models.
  • Tuition is $375 per week – register before April 1 and save $25

Mini Ballet Camp Age 3-5

Includes ballet, story time, creative movement, and a craft, with themes that inspire our imaginations! Camps run 10:00-11:30 AM .All crafts and supplies are provided.

  • One Day Sessions, 10:00am-11:30am
  •  Includes ballet class, craft, and imaginative play. 
  • A great way to continue or try dance at Mass Ballet this summer!
  • Drop off or stay in our waiting room and watch on closed-circuit TV. 
  • $30 per day/$100 for all 4 
  • Students will need a well-fitting mask, a snack and water. 

General Information

  • Multi-week and sibling discounts available. 
  • COVID safety protocols include increased air filtration in dance studios, and masks for all dancers, students, and anyone in the waiting rooms. Snacks and lunch are eaten outside when possible or spread 6 or more feet apart indoors. 
  • Your account will be credited the full cost to use in another session if you need to quarantine for COVID exposure or illness.
  • Classes require 5 enrolled students to run. Smaller classes may be combined or offered a different session.
  • Students in full-day sessions will be emailed information about clothing and shoes for park days.

Girls/Feminine Dress Code

Age 8 and up: Any style solid color leotard, pink or flesh colored ballet tights, ballet shoes to match tights, and hair in a ballet bun. Intermediate and Advanced Dancers should also bring pointe shoes only if previously promoted to pointe. Leggings or shorts and layers permitted for non-ballet classes. No jewelry except small earrings.

Age 3-7: Any style solid color leotard with or without attached skirt. Pink or flesh colored ballet tights or white ankle socks, ballet shoes to match tights, and hair secured off face. No jewelry except small earrings.

Boys/Masculine Dress Code:

Plain white t-shirt tucked inside black opaque ballet tights or black exercise shorts with white ankle socks and black or white ballet shoes.