New Orleans-area 2018 summer camp guide: Music/dance_lowres

Campers receive instruction in music as well as training in the business side of the arts at the Second Line Arts Collective’s Sanaa Music Workshop.

MUSIC/DANCE

Beyond the Stage Voice Camp

1325 Gov. Nicholls St., (504) 952-9223; www.facebook.com/beyondthe- stagevoicecamp

Ages: 8-16 years old, coed

Dates: June 4-July 13

Tuition: $500

The camp offers intensive vocal training in theater piano and music theory, with a performance at the end of camp.

Dancing Grounds 3705 St. Claude Ave., (504) 535-5791; www.dancingrounds.org

Ages: 8-14 years old, coed

Dates: June 4-June 29

Tuition: $400

The camp provides dance training in African, ballet, hip-hop, modern and other dance forms. Students will perform at camps around the city during the last week. Lunch and snacks are provided. Extended care is available.

Giacobbe Academy of Dance Summer Workshop

6925 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, (504) 888-0940; www.giacobbe-academydance.com

Ages: 8 years and older, coed

Dates: June 25-July 27

Tuition: Varies by class

The academy offers instruction in ballet, pointe, jazz and stretch during five weeks of daily classes.

Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestra's Summer Music Festival Camp

Loyola University, Communication and Music Complex, 6363 St. Charles Ave., (504) 861-1801; www.noyo.org/summer-fest

Ages: 7-19 years old, coed

Dates: June 4-8

Tuition: $295-$350

The 23-year-old program holds a weeklong camp with professional musicians at all rehearsals, culminating in a public performance.

Lelia Haller Ballet Intensive Ballet Workshop

4916 Canal St., (504) 482-0038; www.lhballet.com

Ages: 8 years old and older, coed

Dates: June 4-9

Tuition: $250 per week or $15 per hour

Arkadiy and Katya Orohovsky lead the workshop in ballet technique, pointe, repertoire, variations, stretching, character, ballet history and pas de deux, and ends with a presentation for family and friends.

Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp

Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., (504) 392-2002; www.louisarmstrongjazzcamp.com

Ages: 10-21 years old, coed

Dates: June 25-July 13

Tuition: Varies

The camp provides jazz education in reeds, brass instruments, piano, bass, drums, percussion, guitar, strings, vocals, swing dance, music composition and money literacy. There's a field trip, and the camp culminates in a concert by campers.

Mandeville School of Music & Dance 105 Campbell Ave., Suite 3, Mandeville, (985) 674-2992; www.laapa.com/camp

Ages: 5-16 years old, coed

Dates: July 9-27

Tuition: $299 per week

The camp offers a range of music and dance programs, including piano, voice, guitar, violin, viola, cello, drums, bass, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, trumpet, trombone, flute, clarinet, saxophone, music theory, composition, ballet, tap, jazz and hip-hop, musical theater and tumbling.

Muggivan School of Irish Dance 901 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Suite 205, Metairie, (504) 259-7315; www.muggivanirishdance.com

Ages: 3 years old and older, coed

Dates: June 18-22 (beginner camp), July 30-Aug. 3 (intensive camp)

Tuition: Varies by class

Beginners will learn Irish dance and hear Irish music. Campers at the intensive session will work on dance technique and take strength classes, do drills and more.

Princess Classes and Camp

The Martha Mayer School of Dance, 3313 Division St., Metairie, (504) 888-3677; www.mmsodnola.com

Ages: 3-5 years old, girls

Dates: July 9-13

Tuition: $100

The weeklong camp offers dance, movement and other activities.

River Ridge School of Music & Dance

2020 Dickory Ave., Suite 200, Harahan, (504) 738-3050; www.laapa.com/camp

Ages: 5-16 years old, coed

Dates: July 9-27

Tuition: $299 per week

The camp offers a range of music and dance programs, including piano, singing, guitar, violin, viola, cello, drums, bass, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, trumpet, trombone, flute, clarinet, saxophone, music theory and composition, ballet, tap, jazz and hip-hop, musical theater and tumbling.

St. Mary's Dominican Band Camp

7701 Walmsley Ave., (504) 865-9401, ext. 5004; www.stmarysdominican.org

Ages: Fifth-ninth grade, girls

Dates: June 4-8

Tuition: $125 per week

The high school's faculty leads the camp. Extended care is available.

Second Line Arts Collective Presents Sanaa Music Workshop

1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.; www.secondlinearts.org

Ages: 14-19 years old, coed

Dates: June 4-15

Tuition: $600

The camp provides training in the arts as a business and offers private instruction and classes in small combo group, music marketing, licensing, touring, branding and social media. There's also a guest lecture lunch series.

Summer Hip-hop The Martha Mayer School of Dance, 3313 Division St., Metairie, (504) 888-3677; www.mmsodnola.com

Ages: All ages, coed

Dates: July 16-20

Tuition: $50 per week

Instructor Eleni Korominas teaches intermediate and advanced tumbling classes.


GENERAL/VARIED OFFERINGS

OVERNIGHT CAMPS/OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

SPECIAL NEEDS

SPECIALTY CAMPS
Academics | Art | Culinary arts | Cheerleading
Fashion | Language Immersion | Music/dance
Photography/videography | Robotics/computers
Science/nature

SPORTS/FITNESS
Baseball/Softball | Basketball
Football | Gymnastics/tumbling | Other/variety of sports
Soccer | Volleyball | Theater/drama | Video games