Summer Camps

We at Legacy Studios in Downtown Durham, are excited to offer a fun-filled summer with many different camps and intensives. There are a many options for all ages and for dancers, aerialists, and Broadway-wannabes.

All camps and intensives run from 9:30-4:30 with early drop off and late pick up options.

Theatre Camps
Youth Theatre Camp
July 21-25, Mon-Fri, 9:30 - 4:30
Ages 7-12
Tuition: $300

This one week theatre camp is a crash course in all things to do with the stage. Students will being working in acting, improvisation, dance, fight choreography, make up/costumes design, props, stage management, set construction. At the end of the week, students will perform a short 10 minute play that they will have major input in shaping. This is a great camp for the outgoing stars and the more shy students who need a little help with self confidence.

Ballet Camps

Core De Ballet
June 9th- 21st; 9:30-4:30
Ages 12 to Adult
Tuition: $375 for 1 week
$700 for 2 weeks

A ballet based “boot camp” format whose primary function is to condition and ready the body for dance intensives. These two weeks get students ready for any thing they’d see in a traditional summer dance program. This also is good for the non-traveling student to help keep their skills sharp in a vigorous environment. The types of activities you can expect are body conditioning, Pilates, cardio-fitness, classical ballet technique, modern dance, jazz, aerial dance, partnering, variations, pointe, and stage combat.

June 16-21; 9:30-3:00 = Under the Sea
August 4-8; 9:30-3:00 = A Royal Ballet
Ages 6-10
Tuition: $300

This is a summer ballet dance program that focuses on classical ballet. No dance experience is necessary. Children will be exposed to the many facets of ballet through the programs theme. Each camp will end is a final performance from the students.

Aerial Camps

Legacy Studios is pleased to announce
Summer Aerial Workshops with the fantastic Caroline Calouche!

(All workshops are for those Ages 14 and up)

Saturday, July 19th
Beginning Rope Workshop
Requirements: Must be able to invert easily several times in the air on aerial silks. No experience on rope is necessary.
Cost: $35 before June 19th; $45 after June 19th-@ door.

Advanced Aerial Silks Workshop
Requirements: Easily able to perform multiple X-back straddles, able to invert strongly and repeatedly, and comfortable with several drops. If you are not able to perform these skills, you may be asked to sit out and watch.
Cost: $45 before June 19th; $55 after June 19th-@door.

Sunday July 20th
Aerial Transitions and Floorwork
Requirements: being comfortable rolling on the floor and be comfortable standing on your hands for a short duration.
Cost: $35 before June 19th; $45 after June 19th-@door.
Interested in joining us?

Please contact Legacy Studios at 919.680.4363 or

Hurry spaces are limited!

Aerial Hoop Intensive
August 4-8; 9:30-4:30
Ages: 12 and up
Tuition: $350

Lyra, or aerial hoop, is new to our studio, but already has earned a special space in our heart. In this intensive students will become familiar with the single and double hoop and how to create beautiful aerial shapes. The intensive will also have a dance and conditioning component. Spaces are extremely limited for this intensive, so the sooner you sign up the better!

Aerial Silks Intensives
June 23-27; 9:30-4:30 (Section Yellow)
July 14-18; 9:30-4:30 (Section Green)
August 11-15; 9:30-4:30 (Sections Yellow & Blue)
Ages: 8-13
Tuition: $300

This is one of our most popular camps and fills up very quickly. Come fly with us and learn an exciting and beautiful art form. These camps are open the most beginner aerialist (Yellow) to those who’ve had a year or more of class (Blue). Students will spend time on the aerial silks as well as spend time working with other dance disciplines to make them a fantastic performer in and out of the air. Each camp is a week long, but the fun promises to last much longer!


608 N. Duke Street - Durham, NC 27701 - 919.680.4363