In NYC, explore the areas within Central Park, nearby museums and historic landmarks.  In Minneapolis, explore the areas around Lake Harriet. With an awesome team of counselors and instructors, camp centers around dance, art, nature hikes, ecology, exploration, games, and creating/putting on a show on the final day! 


Lucy's Outdoor Dance Camp 


For youth ages 5-8



Week-long outdoor camps, half or full-day.  

Read about typical weekly activities here.


Each camp session runs Monday through Friday.  Campers have the option to participate in any (or all) sessions of the summer.


New York:

Week-long sessions in June & July, 2020


Multiple week-long sessions between June 15 - August 14, 2020


**Drop-off and pick-up locations are sent upon registration


Each day, different elements of dance technique are explored.  We focus on fundamental elements that span across all dance styles, including breathing, proper use of the body to avoid injury, connection to the ground, opposing energies, musicality/rhythm, and the expression of joy and other emotions.


Lucy's Outdoor Dance Camp 


Typical Daily Activities


~ Group Warm-up, which includes elements of structured breath, dance, and the name game


~ Discuss plan for the day


~ Fun game


~ Snack


~ Activities related to our final show— creating our plot, characters, and script


~ Dancing!  Each day we'll explore a different type, including jazz, ballet, hip hop and modern


~ Nature exploration- being young naturalists and learning about and sketching the flora and fauna around us!


~ Art creation, including creating costumes for our final show


~ Exploring local artistic and historic spots, such as museums and the Lincoln Center Performing Arts Library