Top Summer Dance and Gymnastics Camps in Seattle

Published Dec 4, 2019

Is your son or daughter interested in dance or gymnastics? Whether it's at a recreational or competitive level, here are some great camps to choose from.

Whether your kid has a natural rhythm or two left feet everyone, anyone can benefit from participating in a dance class. With so many varieties to choose from, your kid could become the text prima ballerina or hip-hop superstar! ChatterBlock has put together a killer list of the hottest, kid-friendly dance camps and classes in town. Scroll through and see if anything inspires your kids to get their groove on!

Top Summer Dance and Gymnastics Camps in Seattle

Seattle Gymnastics Academy

SGA programs develop strength, skill, and character through gymnastics training. The staff are committed to providing the best gymnastics program in the area in a fun and safe gym, building a foundation of coordination, strength, and responsibility that will help your child succeed in life's endeavors.

SGA offers summer camps at its three locations, Lake City, Ballard, and Columbia City. Camps are full of fun, games, crafts, and gymnastics, of course. Previous gymnastics experience is not required to enrol, and camps are open to children ages 3 to 12 years old. Campers can register for full- or half-day camps. 

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Olympic Ballet School

Olympic Ballet School is one of the leading schools of classical ballet in North Puget Sound. 

Olympic Ballet's summer offerings include ballet camps for young children being introduced to ballet and dance intensives for more experienced students.

Spotlight Dance and Performing Arts Center

Spotlight Dance and Performing Arts Center is dedicated to nurturing the creative possibilities within all of its students and to providing the highest quality performing arts education.

The Broadway Bound Musical Theater Camp is designed for children ages 7 to 11. Sing, dance, and act your way through the decades in this fun camp hosted by Spotlight Dance & Performing Arts Center.

Broadway Bound Children's Theater

Broadway Bound is a theatre and acting school that teaches kids and teens all about the theatre arts in a supportive atmosphere. 

Each summer, Broadway Bound offers 10 to 11 weeks of camps for ages 5 to 18. Camps include acting, singing, and dancing. Campers will learn about theatre etiquette, such as stage directions and performance skills. Camps go from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. At the end of each week of camp, campers work together to put on a small show.

Photo credit: Broadway Bound Children's Theatre

Youth Theatre Northwest

Youth Theatre Northwest provides drama education, performing opportunities, and live theatre experiences for youth. 

YTN offers over 40 camps every summer! Your children will explore their imagination and hone their singing, acting, and dancing skills. At the end of the camp, they will perform in a full-scale production.

There is a camp suitable for everyone from pre-school to high school. 

All That Dance

All that Dance strives to provide a perfect class for everyone, regardless of age, skill level, experience, or background, in a friendly, non-competitive environment. Summer programs for kids include a variety of themes from Nutcracker Ballet to Wands, Wings, and Tiaras, to Hip Hop & Superheroes, and more.

Backstage Dance Studio

Backstage offers classes and camps in a variety of styles, including hip hop, jazz, ballet, tap, and acro. Classes are open to dancers ages two through 18.

Summer programs include weekly technique classes, 3-in-1 camps (dance, cheer, and gymnastics), fairy tale day camps, and more.

Seattle Rhythmic Gymnastics

Seattle Rhythmic Gymnastics was established in 2013 to introduce as many people as possible to rhythmic gymnastics and to provide youth with healthy exercise habits.

Seattle Rhythmic Gymnastics combines gymnastics, dance, ballet, circus, games, and crafts into one awesome summer camp. More than 50% of campers return each year. Camps are open to children ages 4 and up. Half day and full day camps are available, and late pick up is available for a fee.

Did you find any awesome dance camps or classes for your kids? We hope so! If not, do not despair. We have hundreds of other amazing camps and classes to browse through. Discover more here.

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