2022 MACC Summer Camp Information

Classes include Art, Pottery, Dance, Musical Theater Dance, Theater, Composer Camp,  Pre-Piano, Fun-Lympics, Creative Writing, Computer, Southern Irish Dance, and Sports Camps.
Lauren Day - Summer Dance Camps

Young Children's Camps:

Join us as we explore different ballet variations and characters each day, learning through dancing, crafting, acting, and creating!

Date and Time:

June 6-9th or July 5-8th 

  • Little Dancers Variations Camp- 9am-10:30am, ages 3&4, Cost: $90

  • Young Dancers Ballet Variations Camp- 10:30-12:30, ages 5-7, Cost: $125

  • Registration to hold your spot: $15

  • Register by April 15 for Early Bird Rates ($10 off Tuition)

Youth and Junior Dance Intensive:

Let your dancer be immersed in a week of full dance and learning!  Students will start the day with conditioning, ballet technique, and will alternate each day with jazz and contemporary, a blend of ballet and modern.

Each day we will study a new aspect of dance history, diving into where dance began, where it evolved, and where we are now.  Dancers will learn a new variation each day, and will be a part of the choreography process. which they will present at the end of the day Friday.

Date and Time:

June 20-24th or July 18-22th

  • 10am-3pm, ages 8 and up.

  • Includes: Dance Conditioning, Ballet Technique, Dance History, Lunch with Dance Film Study of the Day, Costume Making, Jazz/Contemporary, and Choreography with Costumes to present and perform at end of day Friday.

  • Tuition is $155, Early Bird Rate $145

  • Early Bird Registration by April 15

For more information contact Lauren Day at Laurendaydance@outlook.com

Crissy Algea - Summer Dance Camp

ENCANTO DANCE CAMP  (ALL CLASS ARE FULL - TAKING WAITLIST APPLICANTS)

June 27-30th    

9:30 am - 10:45 pm, ages 4-5 

11:00 am - 2:00 pm, ages 6-8 

Dance to your favorite Encanto songs and other popular dance songs from Miss Crissy's music collection! Learn the basics of classical ballet or build on the ballet skills already learned. Modern dance will also be incorporated for upbeat songs. There will also be games, Colombian-themed crafts, books, snacks, free play stations, outdoor fun, and more! Dress like Mirabel or another favorite Encanto character on the last day for an extra-special dance class, costume parade, and mini-performance for parents/caretakers at pick up! But Shhhhh! Please don't talk about Bruno!!! 

 

Ages 4 & 5 Class Details: Cost is $85 + $50 registration/activity fee ($135 total). Bring a water bottle each day and Miss Crissy will provide all the snacks and treats!
 

Ages 6-8 Class Details: Cost is $200 + $50 registration/activity fee ($250 total). Bring a water bottle and a packed lunch each day and Miss Crissy will provide the snacks and treats!

 

Ballet clothes or play clothes are just fine. Please send her in ballet shoes and pack sneakers and we'll change shoes as needed throughout the day. Space is limited. Contact Crissy at 

crissylouise1@gmail.com with questions and to request registration information. Crissy will reply to your email with the registration form (if there is space remaining in camp.) Registration directly through Crissy secures a spot in camp.

Crissy 

901-568-2311



 

Tiffany Henry - Minecraft World                                               Adventure Camp

Minecraft World Adventure Camp

 

July 18-22  at 9am-12pm

Rising 2nd-6th Grade

Price:$210

 

Join us for some Minecraft fun using Minecraft Education Edition, an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment where the only limit is your imagination. In this camp, children will use their skills in building, creativity, and solving challenges. They will design spaceships that will launch them to Mars where they will build a sustainable colony with limited resources on real Martial terrain. They will also work collaboratively to build and design the world’s best Theme Park, complete with roller coasters, water slides, and haunted houses!

For additional info contact Tiffany Henry at  tiffany511@hotmail.com

Emily Bassett - ART

Art for Pre-K4 to 2nd Grade (Class is full but you may sign up for wait list)

July 18-22nd  - 9:00 till 12:00

Art for 3rd - 5th Grade

July 25-29th - 9:00 till 12:00

5 days of fun engaging art activities both indoor and outdoor

Snack provided

Bring a water bottle

All art supplies provided

$300 per child ($20 per hour if a child can only make it one or two days) 

 

2 Scholarships available per week through SMSS 

For additional information contact Emily Bassett at emilypinkglassesstudio@gmail.com

Hannah Myers - Pottery (Classes are full but you may sign up for the waitlist)

Pottery for Rising 2nd-5th grades (This class is full but the class listed below still has availability.  You may sign up for this class and be placed on a wait list.))

June 6-10     9:30-12:30

$200/maximum six students

 

Let’s get muddy! In this camp, students will learn basic hand building clay techniques. We will explore coil, pinch pot and hand building methods as well as glaze application and surface design. Campers will leave with one completed, ceramic birdhouse to hang and enjoy at home! It is recommended for students to wear clothes that are okay to get dirty. Please send your camper with a bottle of water, a light snack and an old towel from home.

 

Pottery for Rising 2nd-5th grades - July Session

July 11-15     9:30-12:30

$200/maximum six students

 

Let’s get muddy! During this week, campers will focus primarily on hand-building clay techniques including coil, pinch pot and slab built vessels. Campers will learn about glaze mixing, color application and surface design using stenciling, stamping and found object textures. Each camper will also have the opportunity to use the potter’s wheel to create a thrown vessel. It is recommended for students to wear clothes that are okay to get dirty. Please send your camper with a bottle of water, a light snack and an old towel from home.

For additional information contact Hannah Myers at  hello@hannahmyersfineart.com

Holli Hutson - Musical Theater Dance,                                 Theater Dance, and       
                           Creative Writing 
            

Musical Theater Dance Camp

Ages: 8 to 12

Dates: July 18th to 22nd

Time: 9 AM to 3 PM (Bring a snack, plenty of water and lunch)

Cost: $135

 

Come dance your heart out to your favorite musical theater tunes with Holli Hutson (Signal Mountain Playhouse performer) and Choo-Choo Kid Meredith Johnson (CCA).  Campers will learn jazz dance, tap dance, swing dance and musical theater choreography. No experience necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. If you have ballet shoes, jazz shoes and/or tap shoes, please bring them to camp. See you in the dance studio this summer!

 

Theater Camp (8 to 12 year old)

Ages: 8 to 12

Dates: July 11th to 15th

Time: 9 AM to 3 PM (Bring a snack, plenty of water and lunch)

Cost: $135

Come act your heart out with Holli Hutson (Signal Mountain Playhouse performer) and Choo-Choo Kid Meredith Johnson (CCA). Campers will learn about the fundamentals of acting, creating characters, improvisation, storytelling and acting with the script. No experience necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. See you in the theater this summer!

For questions and more info contact Holli Hutson at hollihut@epbfi.com

Holli Hutson - Creative Writing Camp

Week: June 6 to 10
Time: 9 AM to 12 PM
Age: 8 to 12
Cost: $80

Come enjoy a week of creative writing activities with Holli Hutson (former Creative Writing teacher at CCA). Campers will explore writing through journal prompts, poetry and short stories. Campers will also have the opportunity to illustrate and share their creative writing during the week. Bring a snack and water. See you in the writing studio!


For questions and more info contact Holli Hutson at hollihut@epbfi.com
Amy Cloud - Composer Camp,
                        Pre-Piano, and Fun-Lympics

Composer Camp

“So, You Want To Be A Composer?” is a fun, creative four-day camp designed to inspire and equip students to compose their own pieces of music!  Students will leave camp knowing how to make a piece of music reflect its title, use motives, organize a piece using a form, and much more.  This camp is full of music listening, music making, and music composing.

July 18-21
Rising 1st-6th grade, maximum 8 campers
9:00 a.m. – noon
$180 per child

Snack provided. Bring a water bottle.

Pre-Piano Camp

Pre-Piano Camp is for young children who enjoy music but have not yet begun taking lessons. We will spend an hour each morning using songs and games to learn about basic rhythm, solfege, piano topography, dynamics, and more!

July 25-29
4-6 years old
10–11 a.m.
$75 per child

 

Fun-Lympics

Who’s excited about the Olympics?? Fun-lympics is an exciting summer camp that highlights all of the fun of Olympic events while teaching, reinforcing, and drilling music theory. It also emphasizes musicianship traits – Skill, Focus, Knowledge, Endurance & Creativity.  Students participate in activities and games centered around 29 events in Track, Field, Swimming, Diving, Golf, Equestrian Eventing, Gymnastics, and Aquatics courses.  Each of these events practices skills in Grand Staff note identification, Rhythm, Intervallic Reading, Music Terminology, Accidentals, Music Notation and Piano Topography.  Students work in teams, practicing the events at the beginning of the week and on the last day invite family and friends to watch them compete! Previous music instruction is helpful but not required.

June 20-24
Rising 1st-6th grade
9-12 a.m.
$200 per child

For Additional information contact Amy Cloud at amychristinecloud@gmail.com

Liz Moore  - Sports Performance Camp
                       Athletics Performance Camp

Liz Moore with StayInIt Physical Therapy, is a certified Sportsmetrics trainer, former Div. 1 athlete and licensed physical therapist with 20 years of experience. She has coached youth sports implementing injury prevention programs to correct body mechanics that can lead to injury while improving strength, stability, and agility for maximal performance.

Sports Performance Camp

Ages 12 and up

June 20-24:   5:00pm to 7:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm

June 27-July 1:  5:00pm to 7:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Combining the basic principles of the Sportsmetrics Program with speed and agility training to improve the overall performance of the athlete and reduce the risk of injury. Camp is for ages 12 and up and space is limited to keep instructor/athlete ratio low. Register before April 15 and receive a free injury screening video analysis.

For more info or to register go to www.stayinit.net .

Athletic Foundations Camp

Girls Age 9-11

July 18-22:  5:00pm to 7:00pm

Camp focuses on the basics of body control, speed, coordination, strength and stability through fun games and competitions along with daily talks on nutrition, stretching and the mental and emotional aspects of competing. All levels and abilities are welcome and space is limited to keep instructor/athlete ratio low.

For more info or to register go to www.stayinit.net .

Southern Irish Dance with Lily Lansden
Southern Academy of Irish Dance
DATES: June 6th - 9th

PRICE: $110 per dancer. There will be a 10% sibling discount for the 2nd and each additional sibling attending the workshop.

AGE: 4-16

DESCRIPTION: This workshop is ideal for all Level 1 students or dancers with no experience in Irish Dance. Dancers will learn and improve on basic techniques, learn dance steps and create a daily craft. Dancers should bring a snack and drink.

WHAT TO WEAR: Dancers should wear shorts or skirt that falls above the knee, t-shirt or cami. Girls should have hair pulled back into pony tail and off the face. Girls should wear white poodle socks and black leather Irish Dance soft shoes (if they have them). Boys should wear thin white or black socks and black jazz split sole shoes. If you would like to purchase these either used or new, please contact our office.

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