Class Registration

To register for a GroundShare Arts class or Summer Camp, please email your request to amanda@groundsharearts.com.

 

2017 Camps

Dirt and Dance Camp
(Rising kindergarten – through 5th grade)

Dirt and Dance Camp (ages 4-8 years old)
Dirt and Dance Camp (Rising kindergarten – through 5th grade)

Nature has inspired dance in the earliest known cultures. Nature Club Kids and GroundShare Arts are collaborating this summer to bring your child this unique, integrated camp experience full of exploratory learning outdoors, animated into movement, drama and dance.

Invigorated and nourished by a morning spent in Nature, guided by Naturalist and Early Childhood Educator, Ann Marie Douglass; the children will exemplify their explorations and observations through drama and dance with Wolf Trap Master Teaching Artist, Amanda Whiteman.

Location: Woman’s Club of Arlington (700 S. Buchanan St.)
Glencarlyn Park
Four Mile Run

Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm.
July 10 – July 14 , 2017

Price: $360; Materials included; Please pack a snack/lunch.

To register for this class, please email your request to amanda@groundsharearts.com.

2017 Classes

The GroundShare Arts Dance Ensemble
The GroundShare Arts Dance Ensemble

GroundShare Dance Theatre is a performing company of young artists and professional teaching artists steeped in the tradition of American Modern Dance. Our dance theatre company is a full year commitment designed to provide students, not only with a strong technical grounding, but guide them through the process of creating and choreographing original works of dance theatre. As a company of all ages, our performers create and dance together, connecting as an ensemble while bringing an individual and unique expression of self to the group experience.

Junior Company I (ages 6-12 years)
By Audition/Invitation

Location: Barcroft Community House: 800 S Buchanan St Arlington VA 22204.
Time: Tuesdays, 4:45 – 6:00.
September 27 – May 30.
Price: $600

To register for this class, please email your request to amanda@groundsharearts.com.

Junior Company II (ages 10-13 years)
By Audition/Invitation

Location: Greater Washington Dance Center, Reston VA.
Time: Sundays, 10:30 – 11:30.
October 16 – June 4.
Price: $600

To register for this class, please email your request to amanda@groundsharearts.com.

Senior Company (ages 14-adult)
By Audition/Invitation

Location: Greater Washington Dance Center, Reston VA.
Time: Sundays, 9:00 – 10:00.
October 16 – June 4.
Price: $600

To register for this class, please email your request to amanda@groundsharearts.com.

Dance Fundamentals (ages 4-6 years)

Dance Fundamentals (ages 4-6 years old)
Dance Fundamentals (ages 4-6 years old)

This class is designed to introduce the young artist to the world of dance through imagery, storytelling, props and music. Dance is explored while concentrating on age appropriate developmental skills, beginning dance vocabulary, and creative exploration. This multi-sensory class will engage students in exploration of the world around them while introducing the fundamentals of dance technique.

Modern Dance I (ages 7-11 years)

Modern Dance I (ages 7-11 years old)
Modern Dance I (ages 7-11 years old)

This fundamental class will allow the dancer to explore the dynamics of movement and their bodies as a tool for self-expression. This class is designed to develop the emergent dancer while engaging their creative impulse. Modern Dance I will teach class etiquette, beginning dance techniques and creative exploration while providing a safe and structured environment to develop as a mover. Dancers should come to class bare foot in a leotard and footless tights or fitted t-shirt and dance pants or shorts.

of Northern Virginia