This week-long intensive dance camp is designed for the urban dance enthusiast. It is a perfect complement to the jazz and musical theater dancer's repertoire. Students will participate in classes in traditional Hip Hop, Breaking - including B-Boying, B-Girling, and Popping - video-style Hip Hop/Jazz, and Freestyling. These specialty classes are geared towards preparing and giving dancers an insight into the industry. Students will dance throughout the day and at the same time see how Hip Hop Dance has evolved and devolped to one of the most exciting forms of dance today. The Hip Hop Dance camp is a perfect compliment to our Musical Theater Dance Workshop.
Students check-in between 1pm and 2:30pm on the first day of camp.
Flights should arrive into Los Angeles International (LAX) on the first day of camp between 10am and 12pm.
Flights should depart from Los Angeles International (LAX) on the day after camp ends (Saturday) between 9am and 12pm.
Transportation is available to and from Los Angeles International(LAX) for $30 EACH WAY + Additional $125 for overnight stay. UCLA Travel Forms
Directors and Faculty
Milo is one of the most requested hip hop master trainers around the world. His teaching techniques reflect the mastery of educating beginning dance enthusiast as well as sculpting and perfecting the movement of professional dancers. His "Hip Hop Academy" is world renowned. His exuberant positive personality makes him a perfect choice to head this UCLA Arts Camp/Workshop. Milo Levell has been on tour around the world, educating and inspiring dancers through his practical workshops, motivational and inspirational conferences in over 30 countries. He has choreographed the music videos for LL Cool J, Alexander O'Neal, Tony Terry and Positive Generation, to name just a few. His choreographic work was seen in the Boys II Men tour and he was the choreographer for Cheryl Lynn's National and Japan tours and for Stevie Wonder where he also was the lead dancer. The New York Apollo appearance of Yo - Yo was a standout due to Milo's choreography. He has taught hip hop dance all over the world at conventions sponsored by Reebok, Nike China and at the IDEA World Dance Conventions. A unique legend in Hip Hop Dance, Milo Levell has currently devised a fitness program with Hip Hop Dance at its foundation. His current clients include Jessica Alba. Diana Ross, Julia Roberts, Sandra Bullock, and Ricki Lake. He has even taught the Governor of the State of California, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and the first lady of California, Maria Shriver. Milo Levell, has been a hip hop dance artist for over 20 years, moving from the streets on the east coast, to music videos, to the concert stage and now the UCLA Arts Camp Summer Workshop 2013.
Regarded as one of America's most prestigious universities, UCLA is home to the number one ranked theater department in North America. Bordered on the north by protected wilderness and on the south by Westwood Village, UCLA has long been known as an entertainment magnet for the entire Los Angeles area. Selected for their artistic and professional achievements, UCLA 's exceptional faculty from the School of Theater, Film and Television lead these inspiring workshops.
UCLA is a tobacco-free campus. The use of cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and all other tobacco products, as well as electronic cigarettes, is strictly prohibited by anyone of any age.
*Tuition does not include one-time registration fee($150), weekend stays, or airport transportation. *College Audition Boot Camp tuition does not include room and meals or airport transportation.
If you have questions or need help registering, please call 888-497-3553
** USPA highly recommends that students secure travel insurance to cover trip cancellation, interruption, and/or medical emergency. For more on travel insurance, please visit: Assurance Solutions.
Dates, Prices, Directors, and Faculty subject to change without notice. The faculty is comprised of college professors representing their schools and professional industry artists. Images are of USPA programs, but may not represent actual program or location. Photos by Tito Deverya (UCLA TFT), Lauren di Matteo, and Chris Vanderhorst.