2019 HBCU DANCE(TM) DANCELINE CAMP
The HBCU Dance™ Danceline Camp is the biggest show-band danceline training camp in the South. This annual event is a fun, yet intense 3-day training experience filled with a variety of HBCU danceline styles and the best danceline choreographers and trainers in the US.
Not only will you be submerged in technical training sessions filled with new choreography, marching & prancing, stunts and technique, you will also receive awards, learn healthy eating habits, establish life-long relationships and build the confidence of champions. Most importantly, you will learn the importance of a college education and how your talents can help you achieve your collegiate goals. Our goal is to empower you to live a healthy, active lifestyle while encouraging you to attend or stay in college.
Our annual camps are perfect for the experienced performer as well as the aspiring dancer. We help existing HBCU band dance lines reach new heights by teaching them new techniques and fun, yet challenging choreography. We also assist young performers develop the confidence, technique and leadership skills they need to prepare for and enhance their high school and collegiate level dance experiences.
For 2019, you will learn skills from 10 HBCU danceline styles: Teams will be announced!
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Training Classes include the following:
- Prancing & Marching Techniques
- Fitness & Endurance Training
- Stand Routines & Techniques
- Parade Routines & Techniques
- Field Show Routines & Techniques
- Proper Stretching & Stunt Execution
- Makeup Application
- Facial Showmanship
- Audition Preparation
These sessions are coupled with fun, team building activities as well as discussions on the importance of great character, positive attitudes and strong work ethic.
Camp Dates and Times:
Dates: Thursday, June 20- Sunday, June 23, 2019
Thursday Arrivals & Pickup:
* 2:00pm EST for Checkin (Req’d for all participants)
* 3:00pm EST HBCU College Fair (Req’d for all participants)
* 6:00pm EST Camp Kickoff Event
* 5:45am EST
Pickup: 6:30pm EST
* 5:45am EST
Pickup: 6:30pm EST
* 5:45am EST
Sunday’s Camp Finale Doors Open at 6pm EST. Finale starts at promptly at 6:30pm. Open to parents, family, friends and public. $5 entry.
Sunday Pickup: 8:00pm EST
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR COMPANY, GO TO: www.HBCUDance.com
Registration Levels :
BEGINNER’S CURRICULUM Perfect for the dancer who has zero or very little dance experience. It is also great for a street dancer who wants to start performing on a danceline.
INTERMEDIATE CURRICULUM Perfect for the dancer who has 1 -2 yrs of dance experience on a middle school or high school level.
ADVANCED CURRICULUM Perfect for the experienced dancer who is technically trained OR has 3 or more years of danceline experience.
ADV ELITE_AUDITION REQUIRED: Must be an advanced dancer (3+ yrs experience/training) and must audition to be apart of this group. Audition requirements will be provided prior to camp. Auditions will take place at 2:30pm on Thursday. If you don’t make the cut, you will automatically be placed in the GENERAL ADVANCED curriculum. The Elite curriculum includes escalated versions of the classes listed above, in addition to a mock audition and interview with 3 -10 HBCU danceline coaches, and a technique intensive with an industry professional. ONLY 25 SLOTS AVAILABLE
- FANTASTIC FEBRUARY DEAL: JAN 15- FEB 28
- General Registration Deadline: Mar 1 – May 20 (no exceptions)
- Late Registration: May 21 – June 6
- GROUP DISCOUNT: Save 20% when you register 5 or more participants at the same time
- Group Discount Code: Go to HBCUDance.com to retrieve the code
- Group Discount Expires: May 20 (no exceptions)
Camp Benefits :
2 FIELD SHOWS
5-10 STAND ROUTINES
5+ MARCHING & PRANCING STYLES
2 – 4 STUNTS
2 – 8 TECHNICAL MOVEMENTS
1 – MAKEUP APPLICATION
3 HEALTHY MEALS PER DAY (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snacks)
CAMP BACKPACK WITH GOODIES
Age Range :
12 -22 yrs old (Participant must be 12yrs old by June 20, 2019)
- Open to Female and Male Participants
What to Wear :
Thursday: Fave College/Target HBCU tshirt and any dance bottom
Friday: Current School/Team tshirt and Any Dance bottom
- Saturday: Hometown tshirt and Any Dance bottom
- Sunday: Black Dance Bottoms and any top
Dance Attire or Workout Attire are acceptable
Jazz Shoes or Tennis Shoes are acceptable
Opaque Tights must be worn with all Dance Shorts and dance briefs
What to Bring :
- Copy of Medical Physical (must be less than 1yr old)
Any Medical Supplies (i.e. inhalers, epi pens, etc.)
Lodging & Transportation:
This is a DAY camp. Hotel Lodging and Transportation to/from camp are NOT included in the registration.
Each Participant is responsible for his/her own hotel accommodations. Recommended hotels include: HOTEL INDIGO (ATL-Hartsfield Airport), HYATT PLACE (ATL – Hartsfield Airport)
TO DOWNLOAD THE CAMP PACKET, GO TO: www.HBCUDance.com