THE DOMINICAN DANCE EXPERIENCE
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 road trip to Las Terrenas, including mountains, waterfalls, simply surrounded by the natural beauty of the island ...
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)
5 Day: Thurs 6/27*- Mon 7/1*
7 Day: Tues 6/25* - Mon 7/1*
(Add Dance Camp Extension, Nature & Beach Extension or BOTH OPTIONS!)
Option 1: Dance Camp Extension
Kick off your program by arriving a day early!
5 Day: Arrive Early (6/26) | 7 Day: Arrive Early (6/24)
Option 2: Nature & Beach Extension
Spend a few days soaking up the sun & exploring nature in CABARETE!
Dance Camp Program: Santo Domingo, Las Terrenas
Nature & Beach Extension Program: All the above + CABARETE
Santo Domingo: Hotel Cádiz (or similar)
Las Terrenas/ Cabarete: Villa, Casa or Bungalow close to the beach!
Included in All Dance Camp Packages
Lodging in multiple-occupancy rooms 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 25th
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? Prior to your arrival you’ll have a sneak peek through videos, and throughout the week you’ll participate in additional rehearsal sessions with the choreographer and the team of Dominican dancers.
You will have two opportunities to perform together, as well as a video shoot. 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!
Nature & Beach Extension
Extend your stay and enjoy a road trip out to Cabarete… known as one of the most beautiful beaches in The Dominican Republic. Dancers will join you so that you can keep your training up through private & group workshops… and social dancing at night! This program also features a visit to a hidden lagoon, as well as special add-on activities including water sports, and a visit to an NGO with a zipline and interactions with friendly monkeys!
Note: Return transfer is NOT included, so you can arrange return travel to the airport that's best for you