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2023 Summer Dance

A Unique Midwest Dance Experience

Summer at Inspire

Inspire hosts Summer Intensives for dancers of all ages and levels. Whether you choose a Camp, Mini Session, or Intensive, we have it covered.

Summer provides a unique opportunity for dancers to study a variety of dance styles while experiencing the talents of many excellent instructors and choreographers.  Our specialized programs cover everything from traditional technique, cutting-edge choreography, and body conditioning.

Registration is Open

Imagine Camp

2-3 Years

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Based on our Shining Stars Programs, the children will be taught the proper fundamentals of ballet, and explore creative movement, while learning to play with their peers and their own imagination.   Dancers also love the props used to enhance the experience.


Join us for the fun you’ll be talking about all year!


An adult will be allowed in the building to assist with any bathroom breaks that are needed.

Recommended for Twinkle Twos-Threes, 

Shining Stars 3-4 students or new dancers 2-4 years

Days and Times

 Week 1 - July 25th - July 27th

Week 2 - August 1st - August 3rd

Tuesday & Thursday  

Option 1 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Option 2 - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


One Week = $48  Two Weeks = $88

Jump Ahead Themed Camps

Whether you are new to dance or have some experience, these camps are a great place to explore the variety of styles that Inspire has to offer.  Students will be trained for 10 hours during the course of the week, participating in 2 classes each day.  The styles will change each day and may include Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop or Musical Theatre.

2 Weeks

Week 1 - July 24th - July 28th

Week 2 - July 31st - Aug 4th

Ages and Times

Monday - Friday

4-6 years - 10am until noon

7-10 years - 10am until noon

Week 1

Week 2

Raise your paws...

if you love Paw Patrol and Secret Life of Pets because you’ll PAWSitively love this fun tap, ballet and jazz dance camp! Dancers can bring their favorite stuffed pet (dog, cat, character, anything goes!) and together they’ll unleash the fun on four PURRfect dancing adventures.  At each stop along the way, dancers and pets will earn paw prints in their Pet PAWfolios. This dance PAWty will be a fun time...FUR sure!

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Step right up! 

Get your ticket to ride and dance! The CarnivalPalooza Fun Fair is no average fair! Dancers will have a twisty-twirling time on this thrilling ride, and we’re not clowning around! The fun and amusement of the CarnivalPalooza FunFair combines theme based activities into daily movement classes. Dancers will participate in  tap, ballet and  jazz classes throughout the week! 

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One Week = $195

Two Weeks = $350

Dance Exploration
4 Week Mini Session

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Join us for all 4 weeks of fun

or register for just a few!

Ages and Times

6-8 years - 5:45 to 7:00 pm 

9-12 years - 7:00 to 8:15 pm

Dance Styles

Week 1 - June 28th - Ballet/Lyrical

Week 2 - July 12th - Lyrical/Jazz

Week 3 - July 19th - Jazz/Musical Theater

Week 4 - July 26th - Pop/Hip Hop


Single Class - $30

Buy 3 attend 4 = $100

Hip Hop Workshop

Join us for a fun workshop event focusing on the current hip hop styles concluding with the filming of a Music Video 

Days and Times


July 29th and 30th

3 Hours each Day

 Noon until 3:15pm

7 - 10 years

11+ years


1 Weekend = $135

Mini Intensive


This camp is an expanded version of our Jump Ahead program offering our students 2-4 classes per day, delivered at a fast pace and with a high level of intensity.  Classes will prepare students for our intermediate/advanced intensive, stressing the importance of technique, and covering many varieties of dance throughout each day.  This camp is designed to provide the tools needed to increase confidence and encourage students to achieve more.

Days and Times

 Week 1 - July 31st through August 4th

Week 2 - August 7th through August 11th


Monday through Friday

4 hours per day

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 4:00 to 8:30

Thursday and Friday - Noon - 4:30

30 Minute Lunch will be scheduled


 Ages 7-11

Staff Recommendation Required


1 Week = $395

2 Weeks = $750

We recommend for dancers who are members of our Mini Competitive Program and Junior Performing Team, and and new dancers ages 8-12 with some dance experience.

Intermediate/Advanced Intensive


Days and Times

 Week 1 - July 31st through August 4th

Week 2 - August 7th through August 11th

Monday through Friday

5 hours per day

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 4:00 to 9:30  

Thursday and Friday - Noon - 5:30  

30 Minute Lunch will be scheduled


1 Week = $595

2 Weeks = $1160

3 Weeks = $1677

Each Intensive Week Includes

  • 5 days of challenging instruction delivered by trained professionals

  • The opportunity to explore many dance styles and disciplines

  • Mock professional auditions

  • Q&A sessions with industry professionals

  • Back to basic technique training

  • Conditioning applied specifically for dancers

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