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SUMMER DANCE CAMP

SUMMER DANCE CAMP

THE BEST WEEK EVER

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco (BGCSF) and San Francisco Ballet partner together for the sixth annual free, week-long dance program to promote creative expression and encourage education through the performing arts. All participants must be members of the BGCSF during the summer of 2020, and must be between the ages of 6–18.

Summer Dance Camp will be held at SF Ballet (455 Franklin Street at Fulton Street) on June 8-12, 2020, 11 am–4 pm. Summer Dance Camp will culminate in a showcase performance for friends and family on Friday, June 12, at 5 pm.

Summer Dance Camp participants learn a range of dance styles, including ballet, dance theatre, hip hop, Bhangra, Bollywood, Chinese folk dance, and West African dance and drumming. Participants are expected to attend all five days of Summer Dance Camp.

Lunch, snacks, before care, and aftercare are provided during Summer Dance Camp at Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco at the Don Fisher Clubhouse (380 Fulton Street) across the street from SF Ballet.

Registration

Registration for Summer Dance Camp will open in March 2020. The registration deadline is June 1, 2020. For more information, contact the Boys & Girls Don Fisher Clubhouse. You can also learn more about joining the Boys & Girls Clubs of SF.

2020 Summer Dance Camp Schedule

Schedule subject to change

10:45 am: All campers meet at Don Fisher Clubhouse. BGCSF staff walk with youth from Don Fisher Clubhouse to SF Ballet for Summer Dance Camp.*

11:00 am – 11:15 am: Warm Up Class

11:15 – 11:50 am: Class 1

11:50 – 11:55 am: Restroom and Snack Break

11:55 – 12:30 pm: Class 2

12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch at Don Fisher Clubhouse*

1:30 – 2:10 pm: Class 3

2:10 – 2:20 pm: Restroom Break

2:20 – 3:00 pm: Class 4

3:00 – 3:15 pm: Restroom and Snack Break

3:15 – 3:50 pm: Community Building Group Class

4:00 pm: Dismissal/Return to Boys & Girls Club

*BGCSF staff always walk with youth between Don Fisher Clubhouse and SF Ballet.

Culminating Showcase Presentation

Family and friends are invited to a free culminating showcase presentation at SF Ballet (455 Franklin Street) on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 5 pm. Participants perform dances that they learned during Summer Dance Camp.

Questions? Contact DanceCamp@sfballet.org

Who is this for?

Summer Dance Camp is open to youth ages 6–18. All participants must be members of Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco during the summer of 2020.

Registration

Registration for Summer Dance Camp will open in March 2020.

When

June 8–12, 2020, 11 am–4 pm

Location

SF Ballet, 455 Franklin Street
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Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco, Don Fisher Clubhouse, 380 Fulton St


SPONSORS

Bank of America, Chevron, the Diana Dollar Knowles Foundation, the Flora Family Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, Koret Foundation, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company are Lead Sponsors of San Francisco Ballet’s Education Programs.

Additional support is provided by Gap Foundation, U.S. Bank Foundation, and the Zellerbach Family Foundation.

The Dance in Schools and Communities program is supported by The Charles Henry Leach, II Fund, an advised fund of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

The Student Matinee Series is supported by the Gaia Fund of the San Francisco Ballet Endowment Foundation.