"The dance program at the Holmes Center for the Arts is committed to providing quality dance education in a nurturing environment. We focus on correct dance techniques, inspiring our students to do their best, and performance expression.  We want each of our students to meet their own goals in dance.  We offer our students various performing opportunities where they can learn, grow and express themselves as dancers."


JUNE 6th - 10th

JUNE 13th - 17th


(Nutcracker prep week)



JUNE 7th, 8th + 9th


AUGUST 1st, 2nd, + 3rd





Daily 10 AM - 3:00 PM

Advanced Camp

Dance intensive camps are designed for students who have taken multiple years of dance and are interested in improving their dance technique.  Students will take from a variety of HCA teachers and guest instructors.  For ages 12 and up or students going into Ballet 5 and up.  During the August camp, we will begin learning some choreography for the Nutcracker.

$170 per week
10 AM - 1 PM
Jr. Camp

A shorter version of the above intensive camp is designed for students interested in taking their dance technique to the next level. 

For ages 9 - 13 or students going into HCA ballet levels 3 and 4. 

$62 per week 

Sample Ballet Intensive Schedule:  

10 - 11:45      Ballet Technique

11:45 - 12:30  Pointe or Men’s class/Conditioning

12:30 - 1:00  Lunch

1:00 - 3:00  Contemporary/Variations/other dance form, dance education (physical therapy, nutrition for strong dancers, dance history, etc.)

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Pre School 

Thursday, June 2nd

10-11 AM

4 and 5 years old.

Come build a fairy house and find the enchanted creatures that live in the forest.


Preschool Enchanted Art and Movement

Under the Sea Dance Workshop

Thursday, July 21st

10 - 11 AM

Ages 4 - 7

An imaginative day-at-the-sea dance workshop for kids where students will work on rhythm, creativity, and basic dance steps. 


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Baton Privates

Private Baton lessons are offered by appointment in the evenings throughout the summer.  Call for availability.




Try-it-out Summer Dance

Mondays in June and July

6 - 7 PM

Try out different dance genres each Monday in June or July.  Students will explore a new class each week in ballet, tap, jazz, baton, and/or contemporary. Dress Code: either a black leotard with pink tights or non-restricting athletic clothes. 

Ages 6 - 12

Sign up for Mondays in June or July.  4 weeks

$40 per 4 weeks

Sleeping Beauty Ballet Workshop


Tuesday, June 21st

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 6 to 9

Join us for a look into the timeless ballet, "Sleeping Beauty", with a Sleeping Beauty-themed ballet class and related dance activities including pantomime and improvisation.


Worship Dance Workshop

Monday, June 20th

5 - 6 PM

An introductory class for anyone interested in learning the art of dance as an expression of worship.

No prior dance experience is necessary.


Ages 8 and up.

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Tumbling Classes