329 West Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703
608.255.2211

Summer Dance Intensive and Classes 2021

July 6-August 7, 2021

Formats: IN-PERSON OR VIRTUAL

Schedule and Registration


DANCE INTENSIVES - dancing with world acclaimed guest artists from around the country - along-side Kanopy’s Artistic Directors and Faculty. Deepen your dance technique and artistry. Engage in creative activities. Learn, and learn about, these modern dance techniques, their different foundations toward the physical art of movement, their beginnings, and how artists through time create and find inspiration. Curriculum: Modern (Graham, Humphrey, Hawkins, Horton, Sokolow, Dunham) Techniques, Ballet, New Contemporary Repertory, Masterwork Repertory, Choreography Lab & Improvisation; Injury prevention/health, mentoring, journaling. Master works for Repertory Classes will be chosen by master teachers, and there will be Pop up classes with guest artists from around the country.

Dancers who are enrolled in the last 4 weeks (Intermediate and Advanced Intensives) will have the opportunity to participate in an outdoor performance at the end of the Intensive – Date/Time/Location TBA (or virtual option, if necessary). Beginner Intensive dancers will receive a video of excerpts from classes home viewing.

WEEKLY CLASSES: Beginning dancers ages 5-8: Learn dance skills, dance games, creative exploration, costume fun, learn to work together, and create their very own dances. Adult Beginning and Continuing dancers: For students new to dance, returning, or continuing. Learn in a supportive environment, developing technique, musicality, and artistry.

PLACEMENT: Kanopy Academy Students enroll in their current level as follows: Beginning Intensive= Level 3; Intermediate Intensive = Level 4-5; Advanced Intensive = Level 5-6, K2. Students (age 9) in our Level 4 should choose Beginning Intensive and add Intermediate Intensive as possible. Students who have not danced virtually this past year - contact us for placement at [email protected] Intermediate Students are encouraged to attend the Beginner Intensive for additional training. Students who complete Beginner Intensive and want to add more weeks, may enroll in the Intermediate Intensive with permission by the directors.

New students to Kanopy- please choose your level. If you are unsure, contact us at [email protected] Placement adjustments may be made the first day for Intermediate and Advanced Intensive students.

TUITION: Registration and Tuition Payment are required to secure a place in the Intensives and Classes. In-Person space is limited to ensure the health and safety of students and faculty, and is on a first come, first serve basis. Enrollment is ongoing through the summer subject to availability. Summer Intensives and Classes have a payment plan option you may choose during registration process. No refunds.

IN-PERSON
We welcome students back in-person safely, with social distancing, use of masks, limited class sizes, following state and county health and safety guidelines.

Our new home is 329 West Mifflin St., next to Madison Opera Center and across from Overture Parking Ramp.

What you will need:
Dancers will need multiple masks per day to change out as needed, water bottle, lunch and snacks. Dance attire required. Barefoot for most classes, ballet slippers for ballet, hair secured off face, no large jewelry (for safety reasons). Journal to write and draw in.

Arrival / Departure: Intensive Students: 15-30 minutes prior to first class and 15-30 minutes after final class to ensure smooth and uncongested arrivals and departures. Weekly Class Students arrival/departure: 10-15 minutes prior to class start time and 10-15 minutes after class end time.

VIRTUAL
Dancers and families who prefer a fully remote option, can still join us from anywhere in the world! All classes offered will be simultaneously streamed live online, for real-time feedback from faculty. Our new studios will be equipped with technology to ensure a clear, steady, and reliable projection.

Students receive Zoom Links via the email they used to register, and, after tuition payment is received. Watch your inbox July 5th. Add [email protected] to your address book to avoid it going to your junk or spam.

What you will need:
Students will need access to a computer, phone or laptop, a space to work in (small or large), a chair back or edge of counter, and a journal/pen. Dance attire: Leotard and convertible tights (or footless), or unitard. Barefoot for most classes, ballet slippers for ballet, hair secured off face, no large jewelry (for safety reasons). Warm-ups- fitted, journal to write and draw in, pens/colored as desired Families interested in creating a designated dance space, please contact us with any questions.

Faculty: Darwin Black, Robert E. Cleary, Georgia Corner, Samantha Geracht, Luis Gabriel Zaragoza, Ann Marie Loesch, Vershawn Sanders-Ward, Lisa Thurrell




Dance Intensive Beginning
Dance Intensive Intermediate
Dance Intensive Advanced
Summer DANCE Beginning
Summer DANCE ADULT



Dance Intensive Beginning

Jul 6-Jul 9, 2021
Ages 8-14

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep
9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern
11:30am-12:00pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12:00pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12:00pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12:00pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation
-LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH-
12:20-12:40pmCST Injury Prevention/Nutrition 12:20-1:40pm CST Ballet 12:20-12:40pm CST Lab Showing/ Theory 12:20-1:40pm CST Horton Modern
12:50-1:50pmCST New Contemporary Repertory 1:45-1:55pm CST Journal/mentor 12:50-1:50pm New Contemporary Repertory 1:45-1:55pm CST Journal/mentor
2:00-3:00pm CST Hawkins Modern 2:00-3:00pm CST Sokolow Modern 2:00-3:00pm CST Humphrey Modern 2:00-3:30pm CST Dunham Modern
3:00-3:30pm CST Hawkins Repertory 3:00-3:30pm CST Sokolow Repertory 3:00-3:30pm CST Humphrey Repertory
3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up

Tuition: $390 beg in-person Registration Closed
$390 beg virtual Registration Closed



Dance Intensive Intermediate

Jul 12-Aug 7, 2021
Ages 10-adult

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep
9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50am-12pm CST Graham Modern/Rep
11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation -LUNCH-
-LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH- 12:20-1:40pm CST Ballet
12:20-1:40pm CST Horton Modern 12:20-12:40pm CST Injury Prevention/ Nutrition 12:20-1:40pm CST Ballet 12:20-12:40pm CST Lab Showing/ Theory 1:45-1:55pmCST Journaling/ Mentor
1:45-1:55pm CST Journaling/Mentor 12:50-1:50pm CST New Contemporary Repertory 1:45-1:55pm CST Journaling/ Mentor 12:50-1:50pm CST New Contemporary Repertory 2-3:20pm CST choreography Lab/ Showing
2:00-3:30pm CST
Dunham Modern
2:00-3:00pm CST Hawkins Modern 2:00-3:00pm CST Sokolow Modern 2:00-3:00pm CST Humphrey Modern 3:20-3:30pm CST Discussion
3:00-3:30pm CST Hawkins Repertory 3:00-3:30pm CST Sokolow Repertory 3:00-3:30pm CST Humphrey Repertory 3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up
3:30pm CST departure/wrap-up 3:30m CST departure/wrap-up 3:30m CST departure/wrap-up 3:30m CST departure/wrap-up

Tuition: $1600 4 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$420 1 week, in-person Registration Closed
$1600 4 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$420 1 week, virtual Registration Closed



Dance Intensive Advanced

Jul 6-Aug 7, 2021
Ages 13-adult

Monday-Friday 1-5 week options*

*WEEK ONE: NO CLASS MONDAY JULY 5, CLASSES BEGIN TUESDAY JULY 6. SCHEDULE ADJUSTED TO ACCOMMODATE. (Friday 7/9: 9:30am arrival, 9:50am Graham Modern, 11:30am Choreography, 12:20pm Dunham Modern, 2:00pm Horton, 3:20pm wrap up)

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep 9:30am CST arrival/prep
9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50-11:20am CST Graham Modern 9:50am-12pm CST Graham Modern & Repertory
11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation 11:30am-12pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation -LUNCH-
-LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH- -LUNCH- 12:20-1:40pm CST Choreography Lab & Improvisation
12:20-1:50pm CST Dunham Modern 12:20-1:20pm CST Hawkins Modern 12:20-1:20pm CST Sokolow Modern 12:20-1:20pm CST Humphrey Modern 1:45-1:55pm CST Journaling/ Mentor
1:20-1:50pm Hawkins Repertory 1:20-1:50pm CST Sokolow Repertory 1:20-1:50pm CST Humphrey Repertory 2:00-3:20pm CST Ballet
2-3:20pm CST Horton Modern 2:00-3:00pm CST New Contemporary Repertory 2:00-3:20pm CST Ballet 2:00-3:00pm CST New Contemporary Repertory 3:20-3:30pm CST Discussion
3:20-3:30pm Journaling/ Mentor 3:10-3:30pm CST Injury Prevention/ Nutrition 3:20-3:30pm CST Journaling/Mentor 3:10-3:30pm CST Lab Showing/ Theory
3:30pm CST departure/ wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/ wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/ wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/ wrap-up 3:30pm CST departure/ wrap-up

Tuition: $1900 5 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$1600 4 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks, in-person Registration Closed
$420 1 week, in-person Registration Closed
$1900 5 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$1600 4 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$1200 3 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$800 2 weeks, virtual Registration Closed
$420 1 week, virtual Registration Closed



Summer DANCE Beginning

Jul 6-Aug 7, 2021
Ages 5-8

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
4:45-5:45pm CST Creative Modern/Ballet (ages 6-8) 9:30-10:30am CST Creative Modern/Ballet (ages 5-7)

Tuition: $125 in-person Registration Closed
$125 virtual Registration Closed



Summer DANCE ADULT

Jul 6-Aug 7, 2021

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
5:30-6:30pm CST Ballet 9:30-10:30am CST Graham Modern

Tuition: $250, 2 classes per week, in-person Registration Closed
$125, 1 class per week, in-person Registration Closed
$250, 2 classes per week, virtual Registration Closed
$125, 1 class per week, virtual Registration Closed



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