THE DOMINICAN DANCE EXPERIENCE
FEBRUARY 14-24, 2020
Enjoy amazing dancing with the beautiful locations of Santo Domingo and Las Terrenas as your backdrop.
This opportunity is perfect for those who want to train with dancers & musicians on the island, and advance their skills quickly! (Programs are available for beginner to advanced/professional levels)
This unique adventure includes time in Santo Domingo, where the crossroads of past and present meet!
Admire the beautifully preserved 16th century colonial architecture while getting a taste of modernity with its engaging dance & music scene.
The voyage also includes a scenic roadtrip to Las Terrenas with spectacular views of mountains and the ocean, as well as a hidden waterfall. Once you arrive, you will be enchanted by the beautiful beaches, the welcoming community vibe, and the fact that many of the country's best dancers have relocated to this magical place--and are ready to help you take YOUR dancing to a whole new level!
Each day will include activities that fulfill MetaMovements’ mission of helping dancers achieve their goals through movement and cultural exchange.
Enjoy workshops, performances, beach parties, and nightlife with some of the island’s best instructors!
Enjoy "YOU" time - Spend it relaxing, exploring on your own, dancing & more ... just to name a few!
PROGRAM DETAILS & OPTIONS
(*indicates extension option available)
4 Day: Sat 2/15*- Tues 2/18*
7 Day: Sat 2/15* - Fri 2/21*
(Add Dance Camp Extension, Nature & Beach Extension or BOTH OPTIONS!)
Option 1: Dance Camp Extension
Kick off your program by arriving a day early! (Fri 2/14)
Option 2: Nature & Beach Extension
Kick back and enjoy a few more days on the island!
Dates: 2/21-24 (Fri- Mon)
Dance Camp Program: Santo Domingo, Las Terrenas
Nature & Beach Extension Program: Las Terrenas
Santo Domingo: Hotel Cádiz (or similar)
Las Terrenas: Villa, Casa or Bungalow close to the beach!
*Luxury Upgrade available for those interested in a higher level of accommodations. Just let us know when you’re registering and we will reach out to you to discuss options!
Included in All Dance Camp Packages
Lodging in multiple-occupancy rooms (max 4) Special Note: We do not guarantee roommate matching for single travelers, but if another traveler signs up who’d like to room with you, we’ll put you in touch to help you both save on the single accommodation fee
Daily breakfast + 1 additional meal/day
Transfers between Las Terrenas and Santo Domingo in Air Conditioned Bus or Car
(Late arrival fee applies to those who arrive AFTER 10AM on the 16th)
Transportation (when not in walking distance) to all scheduled activities within program
MetaMovements Activity Package
Exciting days full of dance, music, and nature, as well as free time to explore, take private lessons, or try other activities
MetaMovements Support Package
Pre-tour briefing, travel preparation & consultation (Please reach out to your MetaMovements liaison to schedule your pre-departure conference call!)
Preparation meeting & orientation to island life
Knowledgeable tour liaison & Dominican hosts
24-hour assistance available for emergencies
Bachata Choreography Performance Challenge!
(Available for 7 Day Dance Camp Participants ONLY!)
Are you up to this fun challenge? Not only will you get a chance to learn and perform a unique choreography alongside Dominican dancers, but you’ll also elevate your skills in Dominican footwork, body movement, and partnering... an experience you'll never forget!
Information and assessments available upon request.
Whale Watching Excursion
Enjoy the unique whale watching opportunities that are only available for a short period of time each year! Observe humpback whales weighing over 40 tons participate in their courtship season and care for their recently birthed calves… a scene that draws hundreds of travelers each year!
Nature & Beach Extension
Extend your stay on the island! Dancers will join you so that you can keep your training up through private & group workshops… and social dancing at night! Soak up the sun, splash in the water, return home refreshed and relaxed!
Note: Return transfer is not included, so you can arrange return travel to the airport that's best for you