The program is oriented for active girls who love to dance. At BLDC, girls will increase their dance (skills and knowledge), have the opportunity to perform and enjoy a well-rounded, exciting summer in a nurturing environment. Professional dance instruction at Brant Lake Dance Camp feature Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Tap as well as Choreography (EnChoreo). At BLDC we understand the need for a young woman to have and make choices. Even at our younger division, girls are choosing daily, from extra dance classes to a wide variety of camp activities to fill their active day. In the older division a camper may choose from 2- 6 dance classes a day and a variety of camp activities. Evenings for our older division also includes choices of co-ed activities several times a week.
Although the camp has some notable Alumni, there are no prerequisites or auditions to attend-- just a love of dance!
Importantly, we pride ourselves on our warm guidance and supervision which leads to a safe, rewarding and memorable experience for all. We offer one, 4 week session of non-stop fun, professional dance instruction and a whole lot more!
Situated in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York on a beautiful crystal clear lake, Brant Lake Dance Camp is adjacent to Brant Lake Camp for boys, one of the oldest and finest privately held summer camps of its kind in the United States. Founded in 1916, Brant Lake Camp operates the Dance Camp and is an accredited member of the American Camping Association. In addition to its own separate campus and facilities, the Dance Camp also shares some of the boy's camp's facilities and sports instructors.
We hope you'll enjoy learning more about Brant Lake Dance Camp as you look through our site and that you will be interested in learning more about what we believe is a very unique "Dance-Camp" summer experience.