Category: Brant Lake Dance Camp

Spring and New Beginnings

Brant Lake Dance Camp: Given that Spring and New Beginnings are the themes of the month and we all LOVE to Dance, let’s try something new together! At Brant Lake Dance Camp we encourage everyone to try as many different dance forms as they can while at camp. Diversity in your training will not only… Read more »

Spring Cleaning and Prepping for Camp

Brant Lake Dance Camp I know that it’s a bit early but, I am definitely thinking of Spring. Don’t get me wrong, I have loved all of the snow that we’re having at Brant Lake this Winter but, I find myself crossing the street just to walk in the sun.    I’ve decided to do… Read more »

10 Things You Need to Know About BLDC

It may seem like simply a lot of fun but what you come away with from a summer at Brant Lake Dance Camp is immeasurably beneficial to your growth and your life.    Ten things you’ll get out of Brant Lake Dance Camp: You’ll learn new skills; like making great friends and how to roast… Read more »

Thankful for Brant Lake Dance Camp

‘Tis the season to be thankful! After eight summers at Brant Lake Dance Camp, I still thank my parents for sending me to such a magical place all those years ago. I feel immense gratitude for all BLDC has done for me. From singing the Alma Mater with our arms draped over each other to… Read more »

Dance Concerts to See this Holiday Season

Brant Lake Dance Camp October’s the month to plan what Dance Company you’re going to see this Holiday Season. As developing dancers at BLDC, we all know there are many ways to learn and grow as dancers. We always talk about watching and learning from other dancers. Since we are not physically at camp now… Read more »

Inspiration is All Around Us

  Brant Lake Dance Camp Inspiration is All Around Us March is the biggest season for Dance in New York City. It’s exciting and inspiring. So, in spite of the “March in like a Lion and out like a lamb” weather, I love to go. Whether it’s the Paul Taylor Dance Company, AIley II, NYC… Read more »

Dance Your Way into the School Year…It’s Good for You!

Brant Lake Dance Camp As the fall foliage begins to appear and the temperature becomes increasingly brisk, we reflect on what an incredible summer we had in 2017 at Brant Lake Dance Camp. We laughed, told stories, made memories, and most importantly, danced. While most of our campers find dancing enjoyable, there are more advantages… Read more »

‘Tis the season!

  Brant Lake Dance Camp ‘Tis the season! Sugar Plum Fairies dancing in your head, living room or studio?  Whether the performance you’re excited about this Holiday season is one you are dancing in, or one you have tickets to; it’s hard to forget the Soldier Variation Master Class from last summer in our beautiful Studio with… Read more »

Brant Lake Dance Camp

As young girls, Rachel Kerchman (better known as “Kerch” at camp) and I trained together at the Ballet Arts Studio in Beacon, New York. Our summers were spent apart; hers enjoying the life as a Brant Lake camper, and mine vigorously training at either the School of American Ballet in New York City, Miami City… Read more »