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ISU Summer Dance Festival

The College of Arts and Letters will host the first annual ISU Summer Dance Festival on June 26-30, 2017. 

The inaugural camp is designed for dancers age 13 and up. Students will have the opportunity to participate in workshops in ballet, modern, jazz, contemporary, and hip-hop taught by renowned ISU dance faulty and community professionals. The festival will also coincide with ISU’s Conservatory Theatre Camp, and students will have the opportunity to participate in workshops in theatre. 

Each morning, dancers will participate in ballet and modern technique classes. Morning technique classes are open on a week basis or by drop in. To buy a pass to attend all of the morning technique courses it is $100, or $15 a class to drop in. 

Early bird registration is $275, and regular is $325. For students who need to stay overnight, early bird registration is $450, and regular is $500. For each sibling that is registers, there will be a $25 discount. Early registration ends May 20. Tuition covers lunch every day.

For more information on housing opportunities, contact Molly Jorgensen at


Frequently Asked Questions

The camp runs Monday-Friday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm daily with a Friday evening performance. Kids can be dropped off for the day and picked up at the end, we will take care of the rest! Throughout the week the students will participate in workshops, technique classes and performances. They will also interact with ISU professors, community professionals, and other dancers in the area. 

What dance workshops will we participate in?

  • Ballet
  • Modern
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Hip-hop
  • Improvisation
  • Composition
  • Dance repertory 


Summer Dance Festival Schedule 

Summer Dance Festival Faculty Profiles


To purchase tuition and register, follow the Registration and Tuition Form

If you need different arrangements, contact Molly Jorgensen at 

Registration prices:
Early Bird: $275
Regular: $325
Overnight Early Bird: $450
Overnight: $500
Sibling Rate: $25 discount for each sibling enrolled
Morning Technique Classes: $100 for the week, or $15 to drop in. 

Early registration ends May 20. 


We have an overnight program that is available to both local and out of town students. The overnight registration price is $500 ($450 early bird). This includes the camp tuition, housing, 24/7 chaperone and all meals. The students will stay on campus in designated dorms. 

If there are less than 10 students, we will place the students with local host families.

All participants must abide by the policies listed at the end of the official festival Packet. Participants under 18 years-old must provide a completed Parental Waiver.

Summer Dance Festival Camp Information Packet


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