Atlanta Ballet’s AileyCamp

In 2014, Centre Dance was proud to include our newest program, Atlanta Ballet’s AileyCamp in partnership with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, which serves 100 middle school children during a six-week period at no cost to the families each summer. Atlanta Ballet's AileyCamp is a summer day camp where pre-teens from underserved communities are “turned on” to dance and come to respect the discipline of dance as a physical activity that requires athletic ability comparable to skills demanded by any sport. Also, campers increase their leadership skills and enjoy a variety of social activities. Please review the dates below and submit the application by the deadline in order to be considered for an interview as part of the selection process.

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100 students, who are currently in the 6th, 7th, or 8th grade (ages 11 to 14), will be selected from the applications received. Prior dance training is not a consideration for admission.

2019 Dates TBA
Monday - Friday | 8:30am - 3:30pm

Campers are expected to attend each day, unless they are ill. Please DO NOT APPLY if you cannot fully commit to sending your child during the above mentioned dates. If you have any vacation plans during this time, please DO NOT APPLY

Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

FREE! Dance attire, field trips, a light breakfast, and lunch are provided at no cost to the parent or child.

Charles R. Drew Charter School - Yates Campus
300 East Lake Blvd.
Atlanta, Georgia 30317


Applications will be available in January 2019.


For additional information, please email or call 404.873.5811 x1102.

Atlanta Ballet's AileyCamp is made possible by the generous support of






Photos by Kim Kenney.