Youth Spring Break Dance Camp (ages 12 to 18)
One week: Held five days: Monday, April 14 to Friday, April 18, 2014, 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Registration available through April 12, 2014
Cost: $75. Advanced registration is required.
Dedicated young dancers will flourish within this weeklong intensive and disciplined atmosphere. Enrollment is open to Intermediate-Advanced dancers (or with instructor approval) 10 years up to 18 years. Instruction will be lead by Jackie Koenig and Lorenzo Shelley. Dance attire required with hair worn up (away from face). Please bring drinks/water & snacks daily.
A student demonstration for family and friends will conclude the camp taking place Friday, April 18, 6:30 p.m.
Summer 2014Youth Summer Dance Camp (ages 12 to 18)
Four weeks: Monday, July 7 to Friday, August 1, 2014 - 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Registration May 1 - Saturday, July 5, 2014
Fee: $200, Register on or before Saturday, June 14 and save $25
Does your child love to dance? The Charleston Heights Arts Center offers committed young dancers an opportunity to train, meet new people & succeed in a discipline atmosphere. Enrollment is open to Intermediate-Advanced dancers (or with instructor approval) 10 years up to 18 years.
Registration includes training in dance disciplines and techniques that will include contemporary ballet, modern, hip hop, jazz, lyrical, choreography and more taught by dance professionals!
Dance Attire required. Please bring lunch and snacks.
Performance Friday, August 1, 1:30 p.m. in the Jeanne Roberts Theatre of Performing Arts.
Call 702-229-6383 for more information. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St.
CHAC Dance Camp Instructor Bios
Jacqueline Koenig is originally from Southern California and received her B.A. in dance from the University of California, Irvine. As a classroom teacher, Jacqueline has more than 15 years of dance experience. As a paraprofessional, she has been teaching and choreographing for the Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts High School and for KO Knudson Middle School. Recently, she worked as a teaching artist for the Young Audiences / Smith Center and PBS "Between the Lions" residencies. In 2009, Jacqueline was chosen as a teaching artist for the Southern Nevada Wolf Trap, a Smith Center early learning through the Arts Program.
Lorenzo Shelley teaches the Charleston Heights Arts Centerís Saturday youth dance classes that include Creative Movement, Ballet/Jazz, Ballet Fundamentals, and Hip Hop for students spanning ages 2 to 15 years old. Mr. Shelley has been a principal dancer for the West Las Vegas Arts Center dance ensemble for the past 5+ years. Since 2009, Lorenzo has participated in and has worked his way up to becoming a mentor in the west Las Vegas dance program by assisting with teaching and dance instruction for youth in their Performing and Visual Arts Camp held annually at the West Las Vegas Arts Center. Before becoming an employee, Lorenzo was first a city of Las Vegas Volunteer and taught classes for free. This teaching experience has made him a valued member of the staff at the Charleston Heights Arts Center.