Atlantic Shores’ Senior Summer Camp Returns to the Sandler Center this June through August

Thursday, May 02, 2019

​The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is excited to announce the return of the Atlantic Shores' Senior Summer Camp program. The Atlantic Shores' Senior Summer Camp program is a weekly dance series that will span from June 3 to Aug. 26, 2019 and is broken up into two six-week sessions.

This year's program will feature two classes from noon to 1 p.m. and 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. The program kicks off with an Open House on May 16 at noon. During the Open House, participants can interact with sponsors and dancing instructors while registering for the program. Dates for the first six-week session are June 3, 10, and 17; and July 1, 8, 15. Dates for the second six-week session are July 22 and 29; and Aug. 5, 12, 19, and 26.

The program is sponsored by Atlantic Shores and the Sandler Center Foundation. The Atlantic Shores' Senior Summer Camp is a free dance class for seniors 55+. The program is led by Marquita Bianca, one of Hampton Roads' most renowned dance instructors and owner of BailaFuzion Dance Company in Virginia Beach. Participants in the program will learn ballroom, Latin, cultural, line dances, and more throughout the two six-week sessions.

The Sandler Center's Education and Outreach Program has been designed to provide unique opportunities for Hampton Roads seniors to interact and learn about the arts. Programs have included Dancing with the Seniors, exclusive pre-show meet-and-greet opportunities, and master classes with performing artists. For more information about the Senior Outreach Program at the Sandler Center, visit the Free Events section on our website at sandlercenter.org. For more information on Senior Summer Camp, including schedules and registration information, visit sandlercenter.org/senior-summer-camp

About the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts: The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts opened on Nov. 3, 2007 and is professionally managed by Spectra Venue Management (www.SpectraExperiences.com). With its soaring glass façade revealing the magnificent lobby, the grand staircase, and glittering chandelier, the Sandler Center beckons patrons from its location in the heart of Virginia Beach's Town Center. With 1,300 seats, the Sandler Center is an adaptable, acoustically superb space suited for virtually every kind of live performance. In addition to performances for audiences of all ages, the Sandler Center enriches the life of the Virginia Beach community with arts education programs, including student matinees, in-school performances, and master classes with renowned artists. To learn more about the Sandler Center, visit sandlercenter.org.

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