BKS Summer Dance/Aerial Camps, Intensives and Classes! Ages 2.5+

Ballet with Kristen Samson (BKS) offers summer programs including Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Aerial, Hip-hop, Acro, Contemporary/Lyrical classes for the Pre-professional Dancer – Recreational Dancer. Have a tiny dancer at home looking to try some fun dance classes? We offer summer dance camps that start at age 2 1/2 years old. Join us!

BKS Summer Dance & Aerial Schedule 2022
BKS Petite Camps (ages 3-7)

Petite Aerial & Acro Camp (ages 4-7)
Come spin, climb, flip and fly in the first BKS Aerial camp for petites. Between the Aerial fabrics and the gymnastics mats, there is plenty of excitement for young dancers to explore. During this 3-day camp, your child will build a sturdy Aerial foundation from the ground up. Students will train in Aerial silk poses, Aerial sling sequences, and gymnastics tumbling skills. Faculty provides hands-on spotting, gives professional instruction, and assists students every step of the way. Bring a water bottle and wear a leotard and tights or leggings. Students will be barefoot for the class. Hair up, no jewelry. *Class Size is Limited
Ages: 4 – 7
Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm
Week #1: May 31st – June 2nd
Week #2: June 21st – 23rd
Cost: $75 per week
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Disney Prince and Princess Dance Camp (ages 3-7)
BKS Disney Prince and Princess Dance Camp creates the space for dancers to explore the inner nature of being a child. Students spend the morning recognizing their potential for Classical Ballet by learning Ballet technique/choreography. Camp includes a daily craft and snack time for dancers to make art and make friends. Conclude the day with an action-packed breakout class in Hip – hop, Acro, Contemporary, or Musical Theatre. Be ready for movement games, creative improv, use of props, and more. Watch your young dancer deepen their love for dance during Art in Motion Camp. Bring a water bottle and dress in ballet class attire. Snacks are provided, but students can choose to bring their own snack. Cost: $99 per week.
Ages: 3 – 7
Days: Tuesday – Friday
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm
Dates: July 5th – 8th
Cost: $99 per week
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Nutcracker Dance Camp (ages 3-7)
Feel the magic of the Nutcracker at the annual BKS Nutcracker Dance Camp. Study Classical Ballet by pretending to be Clara, meeting the Sugar Plum Fairy, and crafting your own snow scene. Each day starts with ballet technique class, where dancers learn posture, balance, coordination, musicality, and choreography to their favorite Nutcracker music. After snack and craft time, dancers end the day with a high-energy Hiphop/Acro class.
Ages: 3 – 7
Days: Monday – Thursday
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm
Dates: August 1st – 4th
Cost: $99 per week
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BKS Summer Dance Intensives (ages 7-12  /  13 and up)

BKS Summer Dance Intensives
BKS Summer Dance Intensives are designed for dancers who want to advance their skills and gain technical knowledge. Programs offer professional, multi-genre dance training, with a focus on classical ballet technique. The week will be spent studying Ballet, Pointe, Variations, Pas De Deux, Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz, Hip-hop, Acro, Aerial and Musical Theatre. Intensive are taught by BKS Faculty and Guest Teachers. Bring a water bottle, lunch and snack. Dress in ballet class attire. Nutcracker and Company Dancers are expected to attend the August intensive week.
Ages: 7-12 and 13+
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Week #1: June 20th – 24th
Week #2: August 8th – 12th
Cost: $300 per week
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BKS Aerial Camps (ages 7 and up)

Hang out upside-down at a BKS Aerial Camp this summer. Students will train on suspended fabrics to learn the techniques of Aerial silks dance. Be ready to build strength, flexibility, and coordination while dancing through the air. Students will leave camp feeling rewarded and confident after spending the day spinning, climbing, flipping and dropping. Faculty provides hands-on instruction and professional demonstration. On the last day of camp, students have the choice to film a performance to be shared with family. No aerial experience needed, all abilities welcome. Bring a water bottle and dress in Aerial attire. Hair up, no jewelry. Space is Limited. Cost: $175 per week. Register Here!

  • July 5th – 8th, Tuesday – Friday, 12:30pm – 2:30pm
  • July 11th – 14th, Monday – Thursday, 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • July 18th – 21st, Monday – Thursday, 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • August 1st – 4th, Monday – Thursday, 12:30pm – 2:30pm

BKS Dance & Aerial Summer Classes

The BKS Dance & Aerial Summer Semesters of classes are offered for 2 sessions. If classes are not full then we offer drop in classes for the students ages 8 – up years of age. Please contact the studio for more information regarding drop in classes. Register Here!

May 31st – June 17th (3 Week Session) 

1/2 Hours Class – $45
45 Minute Class – $55
1 Hour Class – $65
1 1/2 Hour Class – $75

July 11th – August 5th (4 Week Session)

1/2 Hour Class – $55
45 Minute Class – $65
1 Hour Class – $75
1 1/2 Hour Class – $85


  • Ballet / Tap (Ages 2 1/2 – 3 1/2 years) 10:15 – 10:45am
  • Ballet/Tap (Ages 3 1/2 – 5 years) 10:45 – 11:30am
  • Ballet/Tap (Ages 4 – 7 years) 4:15 – 5:00pm
  • Ballet (Ages 8 – up years) 5:00 – 6:00pm
  • Hip-hop/Acro (Ages 8 – up years) 6:00 – 6:45pm
  • Aerial Beg/Int (Ages 8 – up years) 6:45 – 7:30pm
  • Jazz/Hip-hop/Acro (Ages 11 – up years) 5:15 – 6:00pm
  • Ballet Int/Adv (Ages 11 – up yrs) 6:00 – 7:30pm
  • Aerial Intermediate (Ages 11 – up yrs) 7:30 – 8:15pm
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  • Beginner Aerial: 5:15 – 6:00pm
  • Intermediate Aerial: 6:00 – 6:45pm
  • Adult Aerial: 6:45 – 7:30pm
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  • Ballet/Hip-hop (Ages 2 1/2 – 3 1/2 years) 3:45 – 4:15pm
  • Ballet/Hip-hop/Acro ( Ages 4 – 6 years) 4:15 – 5:00pm
  • Ballet (Ages 8 – up) 5:00 – 6:00pm
  • Contemporary/Lyrical (Ages 8 – up) 6:00 – 6:45pm
  • Ballet (Ages 11 – up) 6:00 – 7:30 pm
  • Contemporary/Lyrical (Ages 11 – up) 7:30 – 8:15pm
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BKS Dance/Aerial Program
44 Lafayette Rd, North Hampton NH 603-964-0086

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