SUMMER

In-Person and virtual offerings for the best dance summer yet!

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EXTRAORDINARY

IN-PERSON INTENSIVES & LABS FOR IN-STUDIO SUMMER EXPERIENCE NOT TO BE MISSED. 

EXCEPTIONAL VIRTUAL CLASSES THAT WILL GET YOU MOVING & GROOVING AT HOME.

Skunkworks Dance has the summer offerings to give your season the movement boost you of joy you need!

Beginning Monday, July 6, we will open our summer session with week long IN-PERSON intensives & labs for student's grades 5 through college senior, and virtual classes for students ages 3 through Adult!

Is your student (grades 5 - college senior) craving to be back in the studio dancing up a storm? Then check out some of our intensives (classes & choreography) and labs (choreography only). Anyone entering grade 7-12, can double up by enrolling in a YAW Intensive and Lab program weekly with a supervised lunch break to make the day full of dance perfection! 

If you a dancer ages 8 through adult that is looking for a daily super fun virtual dance experience, check out our Beginner / Intermediate Virtual Follow Along dance classes! Weekly sessions Monday - Friday at 9:00-9:45am , and these classes are Drop In available! 

Are you a figure skater looking to up your on-ice game? Then check out our popular Ballet For Figure Skaters program! This summer, all classes will stay virtual, so where ever you are at, it's easy to get the off-ice training you need! Courses include our successful Virtual Foundations and Flexibility & Strength classes.

Do you have a young mover ages 3-7 excited to get dancing this summer? Then check out our virtual young dancer program with classes including our original Magical Musical course that takes students on a weekly musical inspired dance journey, or learn today's trendiest dance moves on with NEW Urban Dance for young dancers!

To register for or learn more about any of our summer offerings, call (847)787-7200!

TO REGISTER

FOR INTENSIVES, LABS, VIRTUAL CLASSES

OR PURCHASE PUNCHCARDS OR DROP INS

Email info@skunkworksdance.com or call (847)787-7200.

*IN-PERSON offerings are limited to 6 participants and spots will be awarded on a first come - first serve basis. Punch Cards and Drop Ins must be purchased AT LEAST 15 mintues before class begins.

 

INTENSIVES & LABS

EXTRAORDINARY IN-PERSON DANCE EXPERIENCES

*Limited Class Size: 4 Participants

VIRTUAL CLASSES

EXCEPTIONAL DANCE TRAINING AT HOME

*Classes held on Zoom

YAW: DANCE INTENSIVE

GRADES 9-12 | CLASSES & CHOREOGRAPHY

ALL STYLES

GRADES: 9 - College Senior

LEVELS: Int/Adv

TIME: Weekdays (M-F) 10:00am - 12:00pm

DATES: 

Week 1 || July 6-10

Week 2 || July 13-17

Week 3 || July 20-24

Week 4 || July 27-31

STYLES: 

Jazz, Urban, Ballet, Commercial, Contemporary,

Musical Theater, RA.IN & Others!

IN-PERSON / IN-STUDIO

MAX 4 PARTICIPANTS PER WEEK

THE WORKS LAB

GRADES 7-12 | ALL CHOREOGRAPHY

STYLES VARY WEELY: URBAN, CONTEMP, JAZZ

GRADES: 7-12

TIME: Weekdays (M-F) 12:30pm - 2:30pm

DATES: 

Week 1: July 6-10 / Urban, Jazz, Contemporary

Week 2:  July 13-17 / Contemporary, Jazz

Week 3: July 20-24 / Urban, Commercial

IN-PERSON / IN-STUDIO

MAX 4 PARTICIPANTS PER WEEK

BROADWAY LAB

GRADES 7-12 | ALL CHOREOGRAPHY

MUSICAL THEATER DANCE

GRADES: 7-12

TIME: Weekdays (M-F) 12:30pm - 2:30pm

DATES: 

Week 4 || July 27-31 || Musical Theater, Broadway

IN-PERSON / IN-STUDIO

MAX 4 PARTICIPANTS PER WEEK

YAW: DANCE INTENSIVE

GRADES 5-8 | CLASSES & CHOREOGRAPHY

URBAN / COMMERCIAL & ALL STYLES

GRADES: 5-8

LEVELS: Beg/Int

TIME: Weekdays (M-F) 3:00pm - 5:00pm

DATES: 

Week 1 || July 6-10 || Urban, Commercial

Week 2 || July 13-17 || All Styles

Week 3 || July 20-24 || Urban, Commercial

Week 4 || July 27-31 || All Styles

IN-PERSON / IN-STUDIO

MAX 4 PARTICIPANTS PER WEEK

VIRTUAL FOLLOW ALONGS

CLASSES FOR DANCERS AGES: 8 - ADULT

AGES: 8 - Adult

LEVELS: Beg/ Int

TIME: Weekdays (M-F) 9:00am - 9:45am

CLASS SCHEDULE (JULY 6 - 31): 

 

Monday - Dance Strength & Flexibility

Tuesday - Urban Dance

Wednesday - Musical Theater Dance

Thursday - Commercial Dance

Friday - Jazz Dance

VIRTUAL ZOOM oFFERING

YOUNG DANCER FOLLOW ALONG

CLASS FOR DANCERS AGES: 3 - 7

AGES: 3 - 7

CLASS SCHEDULE (JULY 6 - 31): 

 

Tuesday 5:30-6:00pm - Urban Dance

Friday 5:30-6:15pm - Magical Musical

Sunday 11:00-11:30am - Magical Musical

Sunday 11:45-12:15pm - Urban Dance

VIRTUAL ZOOM OFFERING

BALLET FOR FIGURE SKATERS

OFF-ICE TRAING FOR SKATERS AGES: 8 - 18

AGES: 8 - 18

CLASS SCHEDULE (JULY 6 - 31): 

 

Monday 5:30-6:15pm - Foundations

Monday 6:15-6:45pm - Flexibility & Strength

Wednesday 5:30-6:15pm - Foundations

Wednesday 6:15-6:45pm - Flexility & Strength

Sunday 9:30-10:15am - Foundations

Sunday 10:15-10:45am - Flexibility & Strength

VIRTUAL ZOOM OFFERING

PRICING

INTENSIVES / LABS:

1 Intensive or Lab - No Discount | $300

2-3 Intensives or Labs - 10% Off | $270 Each

4-5 Intensives or Labs - 15% Off | $255 Each

6-7 Intensives or Labs - 20% Off | $240 Each

8 Intensives or Labs - 25% Off | $225 Each

 

VIRTUAL CLASSES:

Ballet For Figure Skaters: Foundations Class - $100

BFFS: Flexibility & Strength Add-On Class* - $45 

*Foundations class registration required to take Flexibility & Strength.

Young Dancer Class Registration - $50

Young Dancer Drop In Class - $15

Follow Along Single Class Drop In - $20

Follow Along 5-Class Punch Card - $85

Follow Along 15-Class Punch Card* - $225

*Plus every additional purchased Follow Along class through the summer semester is $15.

YAW

"Young Artists Within"

Ages 10-18 || Intermediate & Advanced Divisions

The summer dance intensive of 2020!!! For dancers, who are ready for a week of EPIC training, classes that leave you invigorated, mentorship from master faculty and a lot of fun! Receive the exceptional training that will give you the energy and technical boost you want before the fall dance season returns.

 

Each week presents a new classes, repetoire and choreography that follows the trends of today and features some of Skunkworks most popular dance forms. All leveling is by permission only. Please call (847)787-7200 for information.

Dates: All weeks must be enrolled for individually.

Week 1: 06/22 - 06/25

Emphasis - Contemporary Fusion / Commercial Jazz

Week 2: 06/29 - 07/02

Emphasis - Urban Dance / Hip Hop / Breakdance

Week 3: 07/06 - 07/09

Emphasis - Blend (Contemp, Jazz, Urban, Commercial, INVERT/INVENT & more!)

Week 4: 07/13 - 07/17

Emphasis: Commercial Dance / Music Video Lab

 

Time: 1:00pm - 5:30pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $400 per week (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $445 per week


Ages: 10-22

 

Levels: Intermediate - Advanced

*All leveling is by permission only. Call (904)414-6899 for more information.

 

SKUNKWORKS CAMP

"The Best Days of Summer"

Ages 7-12 || Beginner - Intermediate

Do you have a child interested in getting their dance on this summer?!!! If so, then join us for Skunkworks Camp! Daily dance class within Skunkworks’ most popular dance styles such as Contemporary Fusion, Urban Dance, INVERT / INVENT and more! Music that gets you moving, arts and crafts, summer games, and all students will work towards an end of session workshop performance.

 

Skunkworks Dance brings it’s top quality training and instructors to a camp setting that is full of fun and where campers leave feeling inspired! This camp is appropriate for dancers of a beginner through intermediate levels.

Dates: All weeks must be enrolled for individually.

Week 1: 06/15 - 06/18

Week 2: 06/22 - 06/25

Week 3: 06/29 - 07/02

Week 4: 07/06 - 07/09

Week 5: 07/13 - 07/17

 

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $280 per week (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $315 per week


Ages: 7-12

 

Levels: Beginner - Intermediate

 

TIKTOKGRAM

"TikTok, Instagram & Dance Photography"

Ages 10-18 || All Levels

If you child is obsessed with the app TikTok, Instagram or taking dance photos… this is the summer workshop that is calling their name! Learn the ins, outs and tricks to creating vibrant dances for TikTok / Instagram, and differences between live performance, professional dance videos and dance for social media. In addition, learn the skills to take the perfect dance photo! Dancers in this workshop must have access to a phone or tablet that they can bring and use daily.

Dates: All weeks must be enrolled for individually.

 

Week 1: 06/15 - 06/18

Week 2: 7/20 - 07/23

 

Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $190 per week (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $215 per week


Ages: 12-18

 

Levels: All

 

KITWORKS CAMP

"The Camp for the Aspiring Young Dancer"

Ages 4-6

Does your child move and groove every time they hear music? Do they dream of dancing on stage? Does your child get memorized watching dancing on TV, movies or online? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, this camp is your child’s perfect fit! Skunkworks Dance is thrilled to offer our world-class programming for young dancers ages 4-6!

 

This camp lead by master teachers who specialize working with early childhood movers. Students get to participate in a variety of dance styles and learn super awesome dance routines that connect their mind and body.  Fun music, camp games, arts and crafts, speciality workshops such as storytelling dance or theatrical movement, this camp is a summer highlight for participants! Each session accumulates with an end of session workshop performance.

Dates: All weeks must be enrolled for individually.

 

Week 1: 07/20 - 07/23

Week 2: 07/27 - 07/30

Time: 10:00pm - 1:00pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $280 per week (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $315 per week


Ages: 4-6

 

THE BROADWAY EXPERIENCE

"Live the Broadway Dream"

Ages 10-16 || All Levels

Does your child live for musical theater music or participate in local theatrical shows?! In this incredible workshop, students get to learn professional choreography inspired by Broadway’s most popular shows! Participants work towards a session end performance where they debut three full musical theater dance works that move and inspire! In this workshop, students walk away feeling more confident about dancing on stage, and leave with the experience of what it is like to perform as a dancer on Broadway!

Dates: 06/15 - 06/18

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $235 per week (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $265 per week


Ages: 10-16

Levels: All

 

MUSIC VIDEO LAB

"Dance in a Music Video"

Ages 10-18 || Intermediate & Advanced Divisions

Does your student dream of being in a music video or having a professional commercial dance career? In this Skunkworks original workshop, participants explore the genre of dance for music videos and work towards creating a music video at the end of the session! Students learn choreography styles from today’s most popular videos, and what it takes to have a professional commercial dance career! This workshop will end with the premiere of the music video created in the session and other inspired music video dance choreographic works.

Dates: 07/20 - 07/23

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $235 (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $265


Ages: 10-18

Levels: Intermediate - Advanced

 

DANCE FILM INNOVATE

"Create Your Own Dance for Camera"

Ages - Entering High School Or Above || Intermediate - Advanced

For students entering high school or older, we are hosting Chicagoland’s first dance film workshop where students not only get to learn how to create a dance video, but get to make their own! From the concept to development, students are guided and mentored through each part of the process of creating a dance for camera including storyboarding, choreographing, filming and editing. The last day of the session will commence with a film premiere of each student’s work!

 

Students in this workshop must have access to a recording device (a phone or tablet is acceptable) and a laptop computer with the film editing program Final Cut Pro (Mac), iMovie (Mac) or Movie Maker (Windows) that they can bring and use daily.

Dates: 07/27 - 07/30

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm (M-TR)

 

Price:

Early Bird - $235 (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $265


Ages: Must be entering high school or above

Levels: Intermediate - Advanced

 

BALLET FOR FIGURE SKATERS INTENSIVE

"Off-Ice Ballet Training for On-Ice Success"

Ages 10-18 

Train like a pro. Fast track your success on-ice with this incredible one week ONLY off-ice training workshop! Skunkworks Founder, Jana Bennett, takes her popular Ballet for Figure Skaters curriculum into an intensive experience.

 

Students learn techniques and exercises that are not available in the yearly classes with extensive focus on development in flexibility, strength, performance, jumps and choreography. Our figure skaters cross-training program is unparalleled throughout the Chicagoland area. Learn from the best and have a fun time doing it!

Dates: 07/27 - 07/30

Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm (M-TR)

Price:

Early Bird - $190 (on or before 04/06)

Regular - $215


Ages: 10-18

 

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