If your child loves to dance, then Markham School of Dance Winter Camps is just the spot for them to spend their holiday vacation! Their 2022/23 Winter Dance Campalooza in-person full-day camps include learning a new daily dance routine, dance games, plus a daily camp craft activity. Students learn a variety of dance styles with the weekly theme, including Jazz, Lyrical or Ballet, Hip-Hop, and Musical Theatre.

Markham School of Dance offers more than just dance: it’s where “every ‘body’ can dance” and gain the benefits of dance and performance education! Their inclusive dance education program makes sure all participants are encouraged and motivated. Their goal is to build confidence and performance skills in their students while instilling the values of “inclusion, family and community” and teachers strive to help each student work towards their best potential.

They’re also offering a Holiday Special Offer, anyone attending a camp also receives TWO Weeks of FREE dance classes in January! When you give the gift of dance, you’ll receive a gift certificate for a 2-Week Intro Program plus your choice of a dance bag or ballet shoes for only $39.99. What an amazing gift for the dancer on your shopping list!

Markham School of Dance — In-Person Winter Camps

For kids aged ages 4-11, anyone can participate in these special winter camps and no experience is required. Both half-day and full-day camps are available. All camps include fun themes, different dance styles learned and/or performed each day, daily stretches, craft activities, and drama and dance games. Then, at the end of the session, there is a special showcase for parents!

Dates: December 26-30, 2022 (or four days December 27-30) and January 2-6, 2023

Times: 
Ages 4+: Half-day morning camps, 9:00-11:45am
Ages 6-11: Full-day, 9:00am-3:00pm

Hip-Hop Holiday Camp — Box Grove Location

December 26-30 (5 days) or December 27-30 (4 days)

If your child loves to dance to holiday music, they can join the fun and learn hip-hop moves to fun and fast-paced holiday-themed songs. This camp is great for all movers who both love to dance and love the holidays.

Nutcracker Ballet Camp — Box Grove Location

January 2-6, 2023 (5 days)

Ballerinas can live out their sugar plum fairy dreams as they jump and twirl into the magical world of ballet through the classic Nutcracker  story. Participants learn about its characters and then learn dances to the Nutcracker Ballet Suite. This camp is the ideal holiday treat for any young dancer who loves ballet.

Frozen Holiday Camp — Unionville Location

December 26-30 (5 days) or December 27-30 (4 days)

“Do you wanna build a snowman?” If your kids are fans of Elsa & Anna and know all the songs to the Frozen movies, then they should definitely join this holiday camp to dance along with Olaf. Now with new routines and activities, even though it’s cold outside, dancers feel like they’re “In Summer” as they dance to these classic songs.

Jolly Holiday Camp — Unionville Location

January 2-6, 2023 (5 days)

Rock around the Christmas tree with this jolly dance camp where participants boogie to fun holiday and winter-themed songs. Kids learn a variety of dance styles including Jazz, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre and Lyrical styles.

Markham School of Dance — Online Classes

December 26-30 (5 days) and January 2-6, 2023 (5 days)

Markham School of Dance is an official Outschool organization and offers programs through its platform. If you are new to Outschool, you may even receive a $20 credit for your first class.

Let it Go — Frozen Dance Camp (Ages 5-9)

Does your child love the Frozen Movies? Kids learn fun dances related to the Frozen movies, play games and learn more about their favourite characters. By the end of the week, participants perform a routine to a medley of Frozen songs.

 

Encanto Magic — Dance Camp (Ages 5-9)

Kids do indeed want to talk about Bruno! In this camp, they learn fun dances related to Encanto, play games and learn more about their favourite characters. By the end of the week, you can perform a routine to a medley of Encanto songs.

 

Let’s Create a Musical (Ages 4-8)

Does your child love to sing, dance and act? Then this is the camp for them! Students will learn not only how to act, sing and dance but also about scriptwriting and songwriting. At the end of the week, the students present their new musical on Zoom!

 

Tik Tok Dance Camp (Ages 8-12)

Kids love learning new Tik Tok dance routines and performing them with their friends. This weeklong Tik Tok Dance Camp breaks down the moves to their favourite routines. Then the participants have fun performing them with classmates and friends. Students may even make Tik Tok Dance friends in this Dance Camp!

 

Markham School of Dance Winter Camps

When: December 26, 2022 – January 6, 2023
Where: Two locations:
Markham East in Box Grove — Dance Stars, 290 Copper Creek Dr., Markham
Markham West in Unionville — Prima Academy, 50 McIntosh Dr., Unit 115, Markham
Phone: 647-905-8267
Email: info@markhamschoolofdance.ca
Website: www.markhamschoolofdance.ca

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