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ACADEMY holiday & new year's resolution Workshops

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2021-22 Holiday and New Year’s Resolution Workshops and Camps 

Keep up your dance training during the holiday break with CBA’s popular Holiday and New Year’s Resolution Workshops! Holiday workshops will focus on ballet technique and learning exciting variations from everyone’s beloved ballet, The Nutcracker.  

In January, Blue Square and Black Diamond students will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with the famed guest teacher, Madame Olga! Madame Olga will focus on a special NYR workout routine to focus on core strength, alignment, stamina and confidence. Ballet technique class followed by Pointe/Men’s technique focusing on building strong fundamentals to prepare for a successful semester! 

Read more about Madame Olga here.

New this year are holiday and winter camps! In December, young dancers will experience the magic of The Nutcracker through exploring dance technique and whimsical variations from the Land of Sweets! In January, young dancers will explore the beautiful Winter Wonderland of our great state of Colorado. The energy and movements of gently falling snow and sharp, angular icicles along with winter themed interactive exercises and music will foster imagination and growth in all camp participants. 

*Students outside CBA encouraged and welcomed for all workshops* 

HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

Monday through Wednesday, December 13-15, 2021

bunnies

(CBA Levels PB2 and 1)  
$45/day  
$85 for both days 

Our Bunny students will start their day with a class in Ballet technique. After a brief water and snack break, students will learn short dance combinations set to music used for traditional holidays around the world. 

Monday and Wednesday 4:30-5:20 Ballet technique,
5:30-6:30 Holiday Make a Dance
 

green circle

(CBA Levels 2 and 3) 
$70/day  
$195 for all three days 

Green Circle students will begin their workshop with Ballet technique. After a short break, students will learn level appropriate passages from The Nutcracker including Ballerina and Soldier Doll and an excerpt from Waltz of the Snowflakes. 

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 4:30-5:45 Ballet technique,
6:00-7:00 Nutcracker Variations class 
 

blue circle

(CBA Levels 4 and 5)
$70/day 
$195 for all three days
$160 for both Holiday and New Year's Resolution
  
$10 Registration Fee 

Blue Square students will begin their workshop with Ballet technique. After a short break, students will learn level appropriate passages from The Nutcracker including excerpts from Waltz of the Snowflakes and Act II male and female Divertissements. 

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 4:30-5:45 Ballet technique,
6:00-7:00 Nutcracker Variations class 
 

black diamond

(CBA Levels 6, 7 and PPD)
$70/day 
$195 for all three days  

Black Diamond students will begin their workshop with Ballet technique. After a short break, students will learn passages from The Nutcracker including excerpts from Waltz of the Flowers and Act II male and female Divertissements. 

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 4:30-6:00 Ballet technique,
6:15-7:15 Nutcracker Variations class 
 

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION WORKSHOPS

Thursday January 6 and Friday January 7, 2022 

bunnies

(CBA Levels PB2 and 1)
$45/day  
$85 for both days 

Our Bunny students will start their day with a series of fun games and exercises to help strengthen core muscles necessary for sound ballet technique followed by a short ballet class. After a water and snack break, students will create a dance inspired by our beautiful Colorado winters.  

Thursday and Friday: 4:30-5:00 NYR workout,
5:00-5:45 Ballet technique,
6:00-6:30 Winter Wonderland Make a Dance
 

green circle

(CBA Levels 2 and 3)
$70/day 
$130 for both days

Green Circle students will begin their workshop with an invigorating NYR workout designed to get the blood flowing, promote core strength, alignment and stamina. Ballet class followed by Pre-Pointe, Pointe or Jazz to dance in the New Year will help students get a head start on preparing for an exciting semester ahead. 

Thursday: 4:30-5:00 NYR workout,
5:00-6:15 Ballet technique,
6:30-7:00 Pre-Pointe/Pointe,
Friday: 4:30-5:45 Ballet technique,
6:00-7:00 Jazz.
 

Special New Year’s Resolution Workshop with Madame Olga for Blue Square and Black Diamond Levels 

Thursday January 6, Friday January 7 and Saturday January 8, 2022

$75 per day, $210 for all three days 

$10 Registration Fee
 

blue square

(CBA Levels 4 and 5)  

Blue Square students will begin their workshop with a Madame Olga NYR workout designed to promote core strength, alignment, stamina and confidence. Ballet technique class followed by Pointe/Men’s technique will focus on building strong fundamentals to prepare students for a semester of successful dancing! 

Thursday with Madame Olga and Friday with Domenico Luciano: 4:30-5:00 NYR workout,
5:00-6:30 Ballet technique,
6:45-7:30 Pointe technique class/Men’s technique
 

black diamond

(CBA Levels 6, 7 and PPD)  

Black Diamond students will begin their workshop with a Madame Olga NYR workout designed to promote core strength, alignment, stamina and confidence. Ballet technique class followed by Pointe/Men’s technique, will focus on building strong fundamentals to prepare students for a semester of successful dancing! 

Thursday with Domenico Luciano and Erica Fischbach and Friday with Madame Olga: 4:30-5:00 NYR workout,
5:00-6:30 Ballet technique,
6:45-7:30 Pointe technique class/Men’s technique
 

blue square & black diamond combined WITH MADAME OLGA

Blue Square and Black Diamond combined special day with Madame Olga 

Saturday January 8, 2022 

(CBA Levels 4, 5, 6, 7 and PPD) 

Madame Olga will take you through one of her iconic ballet classes, emphasizing proper technique, energetic presentation and love. After class, students will be treated to learn a female and a male variation from the classical repertoire gaining new technique and inspiration. 

Saturday 10:00-11:30 Ballet Technique, 
11:45-1:00 Variations
 

WINTER DANCE CAMPS

Nutcracker Dance Camp 

Young dancers will participate in a fun-filled camp focusing on the enchanted story of The Nutcracker and its fanciful Land of the Sweets. Dancers will participate in technique class, and movement exploration, as they learn about the story of The Nutcracker and the whimsical variations from the Land of the Sweets showcasing dances featuring different sweet treats from around the world! Camp will conclude with immersive crafts that each student can take home as a memento of their adventure to the land of the Sugar Plum Fairy and her loyal subjects.   

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 

3-4yrs 4:30-6:30pm
(Technique 4:30-5:15pm
, Break 5:15-5:30, Nutcracker Movement Exploration 5:30-6:00, Crafts 6:00-6:30)
 
Tuition: $55 
Registration Fee: $10 

5-8yrs 4:30-6:45pm
(Technique 4:30-5:15, Break 5:15-5:30, Nutcracker Movement Exploration 5:30-6:15, Crafts 6:15-6:45) 
Tuition: $65 
Registration Fee: $10 

Winter Wonderland Camp 

Young dancers will participate in a magical camp exploring the beautiful Winter Wonderland our great state of Colorado brings us each season. The energy and movements of gently falling snow and sharp, angular icicles along with winter themed interactive exercises and music will foster imagination and growth in all camp participants. Dancers will participate in movement exploration and choreography to showcase the beautiful winter scene taking shape right outside our windows! Camp will then conclude with imaginative crafts that each dancer can take home with them as a keepsake from their time imitating life through art, bringing the wonders of the outdoors in through this magical camp! 

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 

3-4yrs 4:30-6:30pm
(Technique 4:30-5:00, Break 5:00-5:15, Nutcracker Movement Exploration 5:15-5:30, Crafts 5:30-6:00)
 
Tuition: $55 
Registration Fee: $10 

5-8yrs 4:45-7:00pm
(Technique 4:
45-5:30, Break 5:30-5:45Movement Exploration 5:45-6:30, Crafts 6:30-7:00)
 
Tuition: $65 
Registration Fee: $10 

Discounted package for both Nutcracker and Winter Wonderland Camps: 
Ages 3-4 years: $100 
Ages 5-8 years: $120 
Registration Fee: $10