|Cornerstone Academy for Performing Arts||
Cornerstone Academy is a non-profit 501c3 organization. The Academy provides the highest level of classical ballet and dance training, adhering to a curriculum that teaches formation of character, and stresses standards of excellence applicable to all areas of life. Known for encouraging quality academic standards, as well as for nurturing artistic expression, Cornerstone Academy instills a quality of thought and action that enhances the lives of all the students regardless of their ultimate careers. We are committed to enriching the quality of life in the Central Illinois area by providing opportunities for community outreach, scholarship programs, and artistic collaborations.
We strive to provide education and opportunities regardless of age, race, gender, or socioeconomic status. We also believe in creating strong relationships with other art based businesses in order to improve the artistic community in Peoria. Registration is open year round and scholarship applications are available to everyone.
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Summer Intensives 2014
This year, Cornerstone Academy will offer 3 weeks of Summer intensives for Intermediate and Advanced students. Once again, we will invite guest instructors and classes will include: Ballet technique, Pointe, Variations, Conditioning, Modern, Jazz, Improvisation, and much more! Workshops to educate our dancers in aspects such as how to make a proper bun and apply stage make up will also be held throughout the second two weeks.
Week 1- June 9th-13th, 4:00pm-8:00pm/Cost- $150
*Due to some students still in school for extra snow days, we will be holding classes in the evening for this week
Week 2- June 16th-20th. 9:00am-3:00pm/Cost-$225
Week 3- June 23rd-27th. 9:00am-3:00pm/Cost-$225
*Students participating in summer performances or outreach may need to stay later than 3pm for additional
Sign up for all three weeks of summer intensives and pay only $500 total!
“Dancing Dreams “Angelina Ballerina
Summer Dance Camp July 7th-July 11th 9:30am-12:00pm Cost/$75
Ages: 5-8 years old
Come join us for tons of fun at our Angelina Ballerina day time
Summer dance camp!
Dance classes in Ballet, and other dance styles
Small demonstration performance on Friday for parents
Summer Classes June 30th-July30th
Int/Adv Ballet technique-5:00pm-7:00pm
Int/Adv Pointe- 7:00pm-8:00pm
Int/Adv Ballet technique-6:30-8:00pm
Int/Adv Dance styles- 8:00-9:00pm
Int/Adv Ballet technique- 5:00-7:00pm
Int/Adv Pointe- 7:00-8:00pm
Cost for session- Pre-dance/$45, Beginning Ballet/$50, Int/Adv/$175
*Interested in an Adult ballet class? Let us know and we can schedule one!