Summer Programs …If dance is your heart’s calling…

 June 15-August 14, 2015

Dance Intensive, Dance Camp I, Dance Camp II, Weekly Classes, and Guest Artist Workshops

With your desire and dedication, our talented dance instructors guide you to the farthest horizons of which you are capable. Our teachers know what it takes to perform on stages nation-wide and if you’re willing, they’ll lead you! Creativity and technical excellence infuse our modern dance techniques (Graham, Hawkins, Limon and Horton-based). We teach ballet, pointe, repertory, improvisation, physical theatre, choreography, world dance (Flamenco, African, and more), jazz, tap, and hip hop.

Student-created choreography and creative problem solving in our curriculum yields life-long dance training benefits. Our respected faculty possess extensive professional experience and dedication to teaching this art form. Students’ natural abilities in organizing and expressing their creative ideas are highlighted in our curriculum. Kanopy students gain a sense of self-worth and achievement and share in the sheer pleasure and physicality of dance.

Guest Artist Master Workshops bring wonderful opportunity for students to study intensively in a particular form of dance or physical theatre.

Offerings for all ages and levels.  Questions? [email protected] or call 608.255.2211

Do you need a place to stay? University Campus housing is available and within walking distance to Kanopy Studio. Go to: www.visitmadison.com or http://campusareahousing.wisc.edu/

Guest Artist Workshop: American Masters Doris Humphrey/Charles Weidman Technique & Repertory Aug 3-8 2015

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For Intermediate/Advanced dancers, ages 12-adult. This is a rare opportunity to train with master artist in Humphrey/Weidman Dance; founding technique to Jose Limon Dance Company, and much modern we see today. Learn from Master Teacher and former Principal Dancer of Charles Weidman Dance Company, Deborah Carr. Repertory from Weidman’s American Masterwork ‘Lynchtown’ (1936) will be learned. There will be an informal showing at the end of the week with Ms Carr, Kanopy Dance Company and workshop students.

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Guest Artist Workshop: Corporeal Mime Physical Theatre Aug 11-14, 2015

Duo-St-Cloud_1r1 August 11-August 14, 2015

For Dancers, Actors, Movement Artists, ages 12-adult.

Technique, process, and creation with informal Showing at end of Workshop. Corporeal Mime (physical theatre) taught by Steve Wasson and Corinne Soum, Artistic Directors of Theatre L’Ange Fou, London, UK and White Church Theatre Project, Spring Green, WI. This workshop is geared for dancers and movement artists who desire exploration of the movement arts.

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Kanopy Academy 2015-2016 School Year Registration

If dance is your heart’s calling…
With your desire and dedication, our experienced instructors guide you to the farthest horizons of which you are capable. We teach Graham, Hawkins and Horton-based modern dance techniques, choreography/composition,  ballet, pointe, variations, repertory; and in summer, we add improvisation, physical theater, world dance forms, jazz, tap, and hip hop.  For ages 3-70+. Our respected faculty posses extensive professional experience and dedication to teaching students of all ages.Kanopy_0318


School Year
September 8, 2015 – May 22, 2016

Registration opens mid July
Call or email us: 608.255.2211 or [email protected]

Bloom! Master Class with Guest Artist Kiro Kopulos Apr 9, 2015

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Vinyasa Yoga and Improvisation

Intermediate/Advanced Dancers, Ages 11-Adult
Saturday Apr 9, 2015

11-12:30pm
Kanopy Dance Studio, 341 State Street
$25

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