Summer Camps

Summer Camps at Tanner Dance

Tanner Dance offers week-long summer camps for preschool through high school students. Camps are designed as half or full day programs, and they run June 1st - July 31st, 2020.

**Age groups refer to the grade the dancer will be entering in Fall 2020** For example, if your child is currently in 2nd grade, they will register for camps for 3rd graders.

 

Cancellation/Refund Policy
  • Contact the office within 10 business days of purchasing a camp to receive a full refund. After that time, a 20% cancellation fee will apply.
  • No refunds are given with less than 10 business days' notice prior to camp.
  • No refunds are given for missed days of camp.
  • Tanner Dance reserves the right to cancel any camp due to low enrollment. Camps cancelled by Tanner Dance will be fully refunded.

 

Summer 2020 Session: June 1-July 31

Week 1

June 1-5

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures - Do you have a favorite stuffed bear? Bring it along as we go on a series of Teddy Bear Adventures. In this camp, we will bring teddy bear stories to life through dance, music, and visual art. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures ( AFY 1-1-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

 

This camp is now full. Please contact the office to get on an interest list for this camp

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures ( AFY 1-2-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

 

REGISTer here

French Summer Fun Camps - Come join us for a week of creativity in French! There will be songs to sing, games to play, stories to hear, music, physical exercise and lots of art! And, it will all be done entirely in French.

French Summer Camp Age 4-6 (CFIP 1-1-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

REGISTER Here

French Summer Camp Age 7-11 (CFIP 1-2-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for these camps: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

Week 2

June 8-12

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins - Have you ever wondered why you can't reach the end of a rainbow? Inspired by Ul de Rico's children's book, dance, sing, and create visual art as you set out on an adventure to the Valley of Rainbows with seven, sneaky goblins. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins ( AFY 2-3-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer Here

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins ( AFY 2-4-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISter here

Fantastic Fairytales - Imagine yourself written in the pages of your favorite fairytales. Create your own "Once upon a time," in dance, music, and drama as you climb up a beanstalk, explore a land full of dragons, elves, and giants, or get turned into a pumpkin at midnight. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Fantastic Fairytales (CMP 2-1-20)

M-Th: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180.00

REGISter Here

Fantastic Fairytales (CMP 2-2-20)

M-Th: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180.00

REGISTER HERE

Red Butte Garden Partner Camps - Register for these camps through the Red Butte Garden website.

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

Red Butte: Fairytale Fun

M-F: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Tuition: $168 for members; $210 for non-members
Registration begins on Red Butte Garden's page on Feb. 24th for members, Feb. 26th for the public.

Register with Red Butte Garden

 

Red Butte: Fantastic Fairytales

M-F: 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $252 for members; $315 for non-members
Registration begins on Red Butte Garden's page on Feb. 24th for members, Feb. 26th for the public.

Register with Red Butte Garden

 

Red Butte: Mythical Medieval Adventures

M-F: 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $252 for members; $315 for non-members

Registration begins on Red Butte Garden's page on Feb. 24th for members, Feb. 26th for the public. **This camp does not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for this camp.**

Register with Red Butte Garden

 

Red Butte: Myths and Legends

M-F: 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $252 for members; $315 for non-members

Registration begins on Red Butte Garden's page on Feb. 24th for members, Feb. 26th for the public. **This camp does not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for this camp.**

Register with Red Butte Garden

 

French Summer Fun Camps - Come join us for a week of creativity in French! There will be songs to sing, games to play, stories to hear, music, physical exercise and lots of art! And, it will all be done entirely in French.

French Summer Camp Age 4-6 (CFIP 2-1-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Fun for Beginners Age 4-6 (CFIP 2-3-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

No previous French required for this camp

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Camp Age 7-116 (CFIP 2-2-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Fun for Beginners Age 7-11 (CFIP 2-4-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

No previous French required for this camp

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

Week 3

June 15-19

Arts for the Young: The Sounds of Art - Can you hear, dance, and create your own masterpiece inspired by artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Jackson Pollock? Inspired by the book Can You Hear It by William Lach, experience dance, music, and visual art as we explore artwork by world-renowned artists viewed through beloved music from "The Flight of the Bumblebee" to "The Four Seasons" to "Night on Bald Mountain." Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Arts for the Young: The Sounds of Art ( AFY 3-5-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISter here

Arts for the Young: The Sounds of Art (AFY 3-6-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive – Join us for an incredible week of contemporary, jazz and hip hop. Classes will focus on technique, rhythmic precision, stylization and the genre’s current trends. This will be a fun and challenging workshop for dancers new to jazz and hip hop, as well as for experienced dancers. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive (CMP 3-3-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

this camp is currently full.
please call our office to be put on the wait list.

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive (CMP 3-4-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

This camp is currently full. Please contact the office to be placed on a waiting list for this camp

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

this camp is currently full.
please call our office to be put on the wait list.

Harmonious Hunters - Tracy Aviary Partner Camp Coordination, poise, agility—all things that dancers share with the hunters of the bird world! In this full-day camp, campers will spend mornings at Tracy Aviary exploring the graceful movements that make predators so great at catching food. The afternoon will be spent at Tanner Dance engaging in dance, visual art and drama – all inspired by the motion of birds. Drop off campers at Tracy Aviary by 9am and pick up at Tanner Dance at 4pm. Transportation between sites provided. No After Care available.

Tracy Aviary Partner Camp

M-F: 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $252 for Tracy Aviary members; $280 for non-members

Tracy Aviary summer camp registration opens February 2020

REGISTER at Tracy Aviary

Week 4

June 22-26

Arts for the Young: Invention - Put on your lab coat and join a young inventor named Emma as she visits the workshops and labs of her favorite inventors. Think outside of the box and use your inventive imaginiation to create this week through dance, music, and visual art. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee. Don't miss Children's Dance Theatre performance of Invention at the Sandy Ampitheater on Tuesday and the Utah Arts Festival on Saturday.

Arts for the Young: Invention ( AFY 4-7-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Invention (AFY 4-8-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REgister here

Pause, Skip, Play - Experience dance in two new mediums: screen dance and photography. Click pause and capture movement in photography, choose skip to retrograde a sequence in modern technique, and press play to watch your dance come to life on film. Family and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

Pause, Skip, Play (CMP 4-6-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

 

This camp is now full. Please contact the office to get on a wait list for this camp.

Week 5

June 29- July 2

Incredible Inventors - Aha! Eureka! For artists and inventors alike, all it takes is one light bulb moment… Spark your own creativity this week and invent through dance and visual art. Be inspired by inventors of the past and take your own leap into a world of endless possibilities. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Incredible Inventors (CMP 5-10-20)

M-F: 12:30 AM- 4:15 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTer here

Incredible Inventors (CMP 5-11-20)

M-F: 12:30 PM- 4:15 PM

Tuition: $180

This camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to get on a wait list for this camp.

So You Think You Can Dance? Audition Prep - Prepare for your next audition and make the cut! Take technique classes in jazz, contemporary, hip-hop, and modern, expand your movement vocabulary in improvisation, and get feedback and tips on preparing an audition solo. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 2:15 p.m.

So You Think You Can Dance? Audition Prep (CMP 5-7-20)

M-F: 10:00 AM- 4:15 PM

Tuition: $300

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST.

Drumming and Dance Workshop - Explore rhythm in this dynamic week of drumming, modern technique and composition! Taught by master drummer Wachira Waigwa-Stone, drumming classes will expand your knowledge of technique, rhythmic patterns and improvisation. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

Drumming and Dance Workshop (CMP 5-8-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 3:45 PM

Tuition: $300

REGISTER HERE

Drumming and Dance Workshop (CMP 5-9-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 3:45 PM

Tuition: $300

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST.

Week 6

July 6-10

Arts for the Young: Frozen - Let it go! Dance alongside Olaf, sing and play music with Elsa, and create visual art inspired by Anna and Kristoff's adventures. Join us for wintry week based on the enchanting Frozen and Frozen 2. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Arts for the Young: Frozen ( AFY 6-9-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

This Camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to get on an interest list for this camp.

Arts for the Young: Frozen (AFY 6-10-20 )

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

The Engineering Dance Camp - Spend a week exploring engineering activities and dance experiences from a member of the University of Utah Engineering Department and the Tanner Dance faculty. We will be integrating dance exploration with building gum drop towers, wind turbines, and rockets. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 11:30 a.m.

The Engineering Dance Camp (CMP 6-12-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTER HERE

Cindy Pepper Choreography Workshop - Come and join us for a week of choreography with Tanner Dance and Children’s Dance Theatre alumna, Cindy Pepper.  Refine your technique in a daily modern class, learn new choreography skills, and be a part of a week-long choreographic process.  Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 3:00 p.m.

**This camp does not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for this camp.**

Cindy Pepper Choreography Workshop

M-F: 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTER HERE

Company Intensive - Experience what it's like to be a member of a professional dance company. Classes will include learning the technical styles and repertory that are unique to each company: Wasatch Contemporary Dance Company, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, and SALT Contemporary Dance.

Company Intensive

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

REGISTER HERE

Company Intensive

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST.

Week 7

July 13-17

Arts for the Young: A House for Hermit Crab - Join us as we meet a brave hermit crab searching for a new home in Eric Carle's A House for Hermit Crab. Experience dance, music, and visual art as we make new friendships on the ocean floor. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

A House for Hermit Crab (AFY 7-11-20)

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

This Camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to get on an interest list for this camp.

A House for Hermit Crab (AFY 7-12-20)

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Choreography Workshop

Choreography Workshop -

How do you make a dance?  Join us for a week of collaboration and experimentation as you create alongside an experienced choreographer.  Come away with new tools and resources to bring your ideas to life!  Families and friends are invited to showing on Friday at 1:30 pm.

Choreography Workshop (CMP 7-15-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

REGISTER HERE

Choreography Workshop (CMP 7-16-20)

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

REGISTER HERE

Under the Microscope - Zoom in during this week of dance and visual art. Pay attention to the tiniest details and notice what becomes magnified once it's under the microscope. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Under the Microscope (CMP 7-17-20)

M-F: 12:30 AM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTer here

Under the Microscope (CMP 7-18-20)

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTER HERE

Week 8

July 20-23

Dancers with Disabilities - Our unique fine arts half-day camps will include dance, music, theatre, visual arts, and film. With our positive approach and engaging philosophy, this experience will be different from any other. Discover and celebrate your artistic capabilities!

Dancers with Disabilities (DWD 8-1-20)

M-F: 9:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Tuition: $144

REGISter here

Dancers with Disabilities (DWD 8-2-20)

M-F: 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Tuition: $144

REGISTER HERE

Drumming Intensive - This two week drumming intensive, taught by Wachira Waigwa-Stone, is designed for beginning to intermediate level, high school age drummers. Students will learn fundamental technique and basic rudiments (the syllables that are used to form the words and phrases of the drumming language), as well as explore rhythmic patterns, call and response, reading, and improvisation. Drills and exercises will be done each class with a practice pad and sticks as well as learning musical phrases and students creating their own rhythms. 9th - 10th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 11:30 am. 11th - 12th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 3:30 pm.

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-21-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuition: $370 ($320 + $50 material fee)

REGISTER HERE

Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-22-20)

M-F: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuition: $370 ($320 + $50 material fee)

REGISTER HERE

Week 9

July 27-31

Drumming Intensive - This two week drumming intensive, taught by Wachira Waigwa-Stone, is designed for beginning to intermediate level, high school age drummers. Students will learn fundamental technique and basic rudiments (the syllables that are used to form the words and phrases of the drumming language), as well as explore rhythmic patterns, call and response, reading, and improvisation. Drills and exercises will be done each class with a practice pad and sticks as well as learning musical phrases and students creating their own rhythms. 9th - 10th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 11:30 am. 11th - 12th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 3:30 pm.

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-21-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuition: $370

REGISTER HERE

Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-21-20)

M-F: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuition: $370

REGISTER HERE

Forces of Nature - Be exposed to the earth's natural elements through dance and visual art this week. Feel gravity's persistent pull, be swept away in a furious storm, float effortlessly among the clouds, and stretch your roots deep into the earth. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Forces of Nature (CMP 9-19-20)

M-F: 12:30 AM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTer here

Forces of Nature (CMP 9-20-20)

M-F: 12:30 AM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

REGISTER HERE

Week 10

August 3-7

French Summer Fun Camps - Come join us for a week of creativity in French! There will be songs to sing, games to play, stories to hear, music, physical exercise and lots of art! And, it will all be done entirely in French.

French Summer Camp Age 4-6 (CFIP 10-1-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Fun for Beginners Age 4-6 (CFIP 10-3-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

No previous French required for this camp

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Camp Age 7-116 (CFIP 10-2-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

French Summer Fun for Beginners Age 7-11 (CFIP 10-4-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

No previous French required for this camp

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

Week 11

August 10-14

French Summer Fun Camps - Come join us for a week of creativity in French! There will be songs to sing, games to play, stories to hear, music, physical exercise and lots of art! And, it will all be done entirely in French.

French Summer Camp Age 4-6 (CFIP 11-1-20)

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

Register here

French Summer Camp Age 7-116 (CFIP11-2-U20 )

M-F: 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Tuition: $290.00

Requirements for this camp: Children who currently attend French Dual Immersion, French PreK/K, or children who are French speaking.

Please bring your own lunch.

register here

Summer 2020: Arranged By Ages

Ages 3 1/2-4 1/2

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the Friday of camp week at 10:45 a.m. *Camps includes a $20 materials fee.

Pre-K (Ages 3 1/2 - 4 1/2)

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures ( AFY 1-1-20 )

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures - Do you have a favorite stuffed bear? Bring it along as we go on a series of Teddy Bear Adventures. In this camp, we will bring teddy bear stories to life through dance, music, and visual art.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins ( AFY 2-3-20 )

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins - Have you ever wondered why you can't reach the end of a rainbow? Inspired by Ul de Rico's children's book, dance, sing, and create visual art as you set out on an adventure to the Valley of Rainbows with seven, sneaky goblins.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

The Sound of Arts (AFY 3-5-20)

Arts for the Young: The Sounds of Art - Can you hear, dance, and create your own masterpiece inspired by artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Jackson Pollock? Inspired by the book Can You Hear It by William Lach, experience dance, music, and visual art as we explore artwork by world-renowned artists viewed through beloved music from "The Flight of the Bumblebee" to "The Four Seasons" to "Night on Bald Mountain." Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Invention (AFY 4-7-20)

Arts for the Young: Invention - Put on your lab coat and join a young inventor named Emma as she visits the workshops and labs of her favorite inventors. Think outside of the box and use your inventive imaginiation to create this week through dance, music, and visual art. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee. Don't miss Children's Dance Theatre performance of Invention at the Sandy Ampitheater on Tuesday and the Utah Arts Festival on Saturday.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Frozen (AFY 6-9-20)

Arts for the Young: Frozen - Let it go! Dance alongside Olaf, sing and play music with Elsa, and create visual art inspired by Anna and Kristoff's adventures. Join us for wintry week based on the enchanting Frozen and Frozen 2. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

This Camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to get on an interest list for this camp.

Arts for the Young: A House for Hermit Crab (AFY 7-11-20)

Arts for the Young: A House for Hermit Crab - Join us as we meet a brave hermit crab searching for a new home in Eric Carle's A House for Hermit Crab. Experience dance, music, and visual art as we make new friendships on the ocean floor. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

This Camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to get on an interest list for this camp.

Kindergarten

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

Kindergarten

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures ( AFY 1-2-20 )

Arts for the Young: Teddy Bear Adventures - Do you have a favorite stuffed bear? Bring it along as we go on a series of Teddy Bear Adventures. In this camp, we will bring teddy bear stories to life through dance, music, and visual art.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins ( AFY 2-4-20 )

Arts for the Young: Rainbow Goblins - Have you ever wondered why you can't reach the end of a rainbow? Inspired by Ul de Rico's children's book, dance, sing, and create visual art as you set out on an adventure to the Valley of Rainbows with seven, sneaky goblins.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

The Sound of Arts (AFY 3-6-20)

Arts for the Young: The Sounds of Art - Can you hear, dance, and create your own masterpiece inspired by artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Jackson Pollock? Inspired by the book Can You Hear It by William Lach, experience dance, music, and visual art as we explore artwork by world-renowned artists viewed through beloved music from "The Flight of the Bumblebee" to "The Four Seasons" to "Night on Bald Mountain." Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGIster here

Arts for the Young: Invention (AFY 4-8-20)

Arts for the Young: Invention - Put on your lab coat and join a young inventor named Emma as she visits the workshops and labs of her favorite inventors. Think outside of the box and use your inventive imaginiation to create this week through dance, music, and visual art. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee. Don't miss Children's Dance Theatre performance of Invention at the Sandy Ampitheater on Tuesday and the Utah Arts Festival on Saturday.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

REGISTer here

Arts for the Young: Frozen (AFY 6-10-20)

Arts for the Young: Frozen - Let it go! Dance alongside Olaf, sing and play music with Elsa, and create visual art inspired by Anna and Kristoff's adventures. Join us for wintry week based on the enchanting Frozen and Frozen 2. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

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Arts for the Young: A House for Hermit Crab (AFY 7-12-20)

Arts for the Young: A House for Hermit Crab - Join us as we meet a brave hermit crab searching for a new home in Eric Carle's A House for Hermit Crab. Experience dance, music, and visual art as we make new friendships on the ocean floor. Parents are invited to a showing on Friday at 10:45 a.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-Th: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
F: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuition: $194.00 (including a $20 materials fee)

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1st-2nd Grade

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the last day of camp. Please see individual camp descriptions for showing times.

1st-2nd Grade

Fantastic Fairytales ( CMP 2-1-20 )

Fantastic Fairytales - Imagine yourself written in the pages of your favorite fairytales. Create your own "Once upon a time," in dance, music, and drama as you climb up a beanstalk, explore a land full of dragons, elves, and giants, or get turned into a pumpkin at midnight. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 11:30 a.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Fantastic Fairytales  (Garden Partner Camp )

Fee-fi-fo-fum, join us for a camp full of fairytale fun! Spend your mornings at Red Butte Garden exploring fairytales and their connection to the plants and animals of the natural world. In the afternoon travel to Tanner Dance where you'll interpret fairytales through dance and other art forms. End the week with a special performance at Tanner Dance to showcase all you've learned. Transportation between sites provided.

M-F: 9am-4pm

Tuition: $252 for Red Butte Garden members; $315 for non-members

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

Register for this camp At Red butte Garden Website

Harmonious Hunters ( Tracy Aviary Partner Camp )

Harmonious Hunters - Coordination, poise, agility—all things that dancers share with the hunters of the bird world! In this full-day camp, campers will spend mornings at Tracy Aviary exploring the graceful movements that make predators so great at catching food. The afternoon will be spent at Tanner Dance engaging in dance, visual art and drama – all inspired by the motion of birds. Drop off campers at Tracy Aviary by 9am and pick up at Tanner Dance at 4pm. Transportation between sites provided. No After Care available.

M-F: 9:00 AM 4:00 PM

Tuition: $252 for Tracy Aviary Members; $280 for non-members

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Incredible Inventors (CMP 5-10-20)

Incredible Inventors - Aha! Eureka! For artists and inventors alike all it takes is one light bulb moment… Spark your own creativity this week and invent through dance and visual art. Be inspired by inventors of the past and take your own leap into a world of endless possibilities. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Under the Microscope (CMP  7-17-20)

Under the Microscope - Zoom in during this week of dance and visual art. Pay attention to the tiniest details and notice what becomes magnified once it's under the microscope. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Forces of Nature (CMP 9-19-20)

Forces of Nature - Be exposed to the earth's natural elements through dance and visual art this week. Feel gravity's persistent pull, be swept away in a furious storm, float effortlessly among the clouds, and stretch your roots deep into the earth. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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3rd-4th Grade

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the last day of camp. Please see individual camp descriptions for showing times.

3rd-4th Grade

Fantastic Fairytales ( CMP 2-2-20 )

Fantastic Fairytales - Imagine yourself written in the pages of your favorite fairytales. Create your own "Once upon a time," in dance, music, and drama as you climb up a beanstalk, explore a land full of dragons, elves, and giants, or get turned into a pumpkin at midnight. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 11:30 a.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Camp Title (Red Butte Garden Partner Camp)

Hear ye, hear ye! Join Tanner Dance and Red Butte Garden on a mythical medieval adventure! Spend your mornings at RBG learning about the fun, magical, mystical, and unusual traditions from the medieval era as you explore the different plants people used in their everyday lives. In the afternoon travel to Tanner Dance where you'll continue your mythical medieval explorations as you interpret myths, legends and more through dance and other art forms. End the week with a special performance at Tanner Dance to showcase all you've learned. Transportation between sites provided.

M-F: 9am-4pm

Tuition: $252 for Red Butte Garden members; $315 for non-members

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

Register for this camp At Red butte Garden Website

Incredible Inventors (CMP 5-11-20)

Incredible Inventors - Aha! Eureka! For artists and inventors alike, all it takes is one light bulb moment… Spark your own creativity this week and invent through dance and visual art. Be inspired by inventors of the past and take your own leap into a world of endless possibilities. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

THis camp is currently Full. Please contact the office to be placed on a wait list for this camp.

The Engineering Dance Camp (CMP 6-12-20)

The Engineering Dance Camp - Spend a week exploring engineering activities and dance experiences from a member of the University of Utah Engineering Department and the Tanner Dance faculty. We will be integrating dance exploration with building gum drop towers, wind turbines, and rockets. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 11:30 a.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Under the Microscope (CMP  7-18-20)

Under the Microscope - Zoom in during this week of dance and visual art. Pay attention to the tiniest details and notice what becomes magnified once it's under the microscope. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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Forces of Nature (CMP 9-20-20)

Forces of Nature - Be exposed to the earth's natural elements through dance and visual art this week. Feel gravity's persistent pull, be swept away in a furious storm, float effortlessly among the clouds, and stretch your roots deep into the earth. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 2:30 p.m. *Class includes a $20 materials fee.

M-F: 12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Tuition: $180

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5th-6th Grade

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the last day of camp. Please see individual camp descriptions for showing times.

5th-6th Grade

Myths and Legends (Red Butte Garden Partner Camp)

From Bigfoot to Zeus, explore myths and legends from around the world with Tanner Dance and Red Butte Garden. Spend mornings at the Garden discovering the plants and animals featured in popular mythology. Spend afternoons at Tanner Dance learning about myths and legends through dance, drama, and other art forms. End the week with a special performance at Tanner Dance showcasing all you’ve learned. Transportation between sites provided.

M-F: 9 am -4 pm

Tuition: $252 for Red Butte Garden members; $315 for non-members

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

 

Register for this camp At Red butte Garden Website

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive (CMP 3-3-20)

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive – Join us for an incredible week of contemporary, jazz and hip hop. Classes will focus on technique, rhythmic precision, stylization and the genre’s current trends. This will be a fun and challenging workshop for dancers new to jazz and hip hop, as well as for experienced dancers. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

 

This camp is now full. Please contact the office to get on a wait list for this camp.

Pause, Skip, Play (CMP 4-6-20)

Pause, Skip, Play - Experience dance in two new mediums: screen dance and photography. Click pause and capture movement in photography, choose skip to retrograde a sequence in modern technique, and press play to watch your dance come to life on film. Family and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

This camp is now full. Please contact the office to get on a wait list for this camp.

So You Think You Can Dance? Audition Prep (CMP 5-7-20)

So You Think You Can Dance? Audition Prep - Prepare for your next audition and make the cut! Take technique classes in jazz, contemporary, hip-hop, and modern, expand your movement vocabulary in improvisation, and get feedback and tips on preparing an audition solo. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 2:15 p.m.

M-F: 10:00 AM - 4:15 PM

Tuition: $300

 

This camp is now full. Please contact the office to get on a wait list for this camp.

Cindy Pepper Choreography Workshop (CMP 6-23-20)

Come and join us for a week of choreography with Tanner Dance and Children’s Dance Theatre alumna, Cindy Pepper.  Refine your technique in a daily modern class, learn new choreography skills, and be a part of a week-long choreographic process.  Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 3:00 p.m.

M-F: 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Tuition: $180

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Choreography Workshop (CMP  7-15-20)

How do you make a dance?  Join us for a week of collaboration and experimentation as you create alongside an experienced choreographer.  Come away with new tools and resources to bring your ideas to life!  Families and friends are invited to showing on Friday at 1:30 pm.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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7th-8th Grade

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the last day of camp. Please see individual camp descriptions for showing times.

7th-8th Grade

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive (CMP 3-4-20)

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive – Join us for an incredible week of contemporary, jazz and hip hop. Classes will focus on technique, rhythmic precision, stylization and the genre’s current trends. This will be a fun and challenging workshop for dancers new to jazz and hip hop, as well as for experienced dancers. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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Drumming and Dance Workshop (CMP 5-8-20)

Drumming and Dance Workshop - Explore rhythm in this dynamic week of drumming, modern technique and composition! Taught by master drummer Wachira Waigwa-Stone, drumming classes will expand your knowledge of technique, rythmic patterns and improvisation. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

M-Th: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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Company Intensive (CMP 6-13-20)

Company Intensive - Experience what it's like to be a member of a professional dance company. Classes will include learning the technical styles and repertory that are unique to each company: Wasatch Contemporary Dance Company, Ririe Woodbury Dance Company, and SALT Contemporary Dance.

M-F: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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Choreography Workshop (CMP  7-16-20)

How do you make a dance?  Join us for a week of collaboration and experimentation as you create alongside an experienced choreographer.  Come away with new tools and resources to bring your ideas to life!  Families and friends are invited to showing on Friday at 1:30 pm.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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9th-12th Grade

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 31

Parents are invited to a showing on the last day of camp. Please see individual camp descriptions for showing times.

9th-12th Grade

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive (CMP 3-5-20)

Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive – Join us for an incredible week of contemporary, jazz and hip hop. Classes will focus on technique, rhythmic precision, stylization and the genre’s current trends. This will be a fun and challenging workshop for dancers new to jazz and hip hop, as well as for experienced dancers. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM- 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

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Drumming and Dance Workshop (CMP 5-9-20)

Drumming and Dance Workshop - Explore rhythm in this dynamic week of drumming, modern technique and composition! Taught by master drummer Wachira Waigwa-Stone, drumming classes will expand your knowledge of technique, rythmic patterns and improvisation. Families and friends are invited to a showing on Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

M-F: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST.

Company Intensive (CMP 6-14-20)

Company Intensive - Experience what it's like to be a member of a professional dance company. Classes will include learning the technical styles and repertory that are unique to each company: Wasatch Contemporary Dance Company, Ririe Woodbury Dance Company, and SALT Contemporary Dance.

M-F: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Tuition: $300

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST.

Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-21-20)

Drumming Intensive - This two week drumming intensive, taught by Wachira Waigwa-Stone, is designed for beginning to intermediate level, high school age drummers. Students will learn fundamental technique and basic rudiments (the syllables that are used to form the words and phrases of the drumming language), as well as explore rhythmic patterns, call and response, reading, and improvisation. Drills and exercises will be done each class with a practice pad and sticks as well as learning musical phrases and students creating their own rhythms. 9th - 10th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 11:30 am. 11th - 12th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 3:30 pm.

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

M-F: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuition: $370 ($320 + $50 material fee)

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Drumming Intensive (CMP 8-22-20)

Drumming Intensive - This two week drumming intensive, taught by Wachira Waigwa-Stone, is designed for beginning to intermediate level, high school age drummers. Students will learn fundamental technique and basic rudiments (the syllables that are used to form the words and phrases of the drumming language), as well as explore rhythmic patterns, call and response, reading, and improvisation. Drills and exercises will be done each class with a practice pad and sticks as well as learning musical phrases and students creating their own rhythms. 9th - 10th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 11:30 am. 11th - 12th grade families and friends are invited to a showing on Friday, July 31 at 3:30 pm.

**These camps do not count for the CDT requirement. You cannot use your CDT camp code to register for these camps.**

M-F: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuition: $370 ($320 + $50 material fee)

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French Camps

French Summer Fun Camps - Come join us for a week of creativity in French! There will be songs to sing, games to play, stories to hear, music, physical exercise and lots of art! And, it will all be done entirely in French.

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