Summer Creative Arts Camps

Make new friends, use your imagination, create original artwork and experience the thrill of performing! Our popular Summer Creative Arts Camps for ages 3½-13 integrate dance and visual arts, along with music, creative drama and creative writing, into one fun-filled program. Taught by experienced professionals, each week offers an age-appropriate theme that sparks imagination and creativity, with an informal performance for friends and family as the grand finale!

Danceworks  |  1661 N. Water Street, Milwaukee

Camp Fees (*unless otherwise noted):
$235 for full-day camps
$125 for half-day camps

Multiple Camp Discount: Save $25 off of each subsequent camp per family or individual

Extended Care Fees (available only for FULL-DAY camps):
Before-camp care, 8-9am: $20/week (2nd child in family $10/week)
After-camp care, 4-5pm: $20/week (2nd child in family $10/week)
Both before & after care: $30/week

View our camp policies and FAQ here.


AGES 5–6 | Maximum Camp Capacity: 12

August 7-11: Wiggles to Wings (9am – 4pm)
Camp Fee: $235
Ever wonder how that cute, fuzzy caterpillar turns into a beautiful butterfly? Learn all about the life cycle of this beautiful creature through dance and art during this week’s peek into the amazing world of butterflies.

Register for Wiggles to Wings

AGES 7–11 | Maximum Camp Capacity: 18

August 7-11: Everything Old is New Again (9am – 4pm)
Camp Fee: $235
How can we love and care for our environment? Come along and learn how you can do your part to protect nature while having a blast dancing, making art and more!

*Now open to more ages!

Register for Everything Old is New Again

AGES 9–13 | Maximum Camp Capacity: 18

August 14-18: Spotlight Theater Camp (9am – 4pm)
Camp Fee: $235 *AT CAPACITY
Young actors will explore theater games, improvisation, and scene study. New to theater? That’s great! Come with a passion for the stage. Weaving together theater, art and dance, this camp will present an original production at the end of the week.


View our camp policies and FAQ here.

For inquiries or additional registration info, please call Teresa Drews, Youth Program Manager, at 414.277.8480 x6006.

>Download a Summer Creative Arts Camp Info/Waiver Form.

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The Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Children’s Experiential Opportunities Fund helps support Danceworks’ Summer Creative Arts Camps. The Greater Milwaukee Foundation is a family of more than 1,100 individual charitable funds, each created by donors to serve the charitable causes of their choice. Grants from these funds serve people throughout Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee and Washington counties and beyond. Started in 1915, the Foundation is one of the oldest and largest community foundations in the world.

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