|Welcome to the Pamela Trokanski Dance Workshop
Celebrating 31 years of Dance in Davis!
Spring II: Monday, April 25 - Saturday, June 11
Summer Session I: Monday, June 13 - Saturday, July 9
Summer Session: runs Monday, July 11 - Saturday August 6
“The journey between who you once were, and who you are now becoming, is where the dance
of life really takes place.” - Barbara De Angelis
"Take your passion, Make it happen" -Lyrics, Flash Dance, What a Feeling
At the Dance Workshop, we believe in quality training, regardless of the dancer's age or ultimate goal. To
this end, our faculty is comprised of teachers who possess a wealth of professional experience in teaching,
performance and choreography. We also believe in a "multi-lingual " approach to training, and to this end,
you will find classes in Ballet, Pointe, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Dance Team, Earth Rhythms, HIp
Hop, Belly Dance, and more.
We believe in dance as an integral part of life, and invite you to share this with us.
This season (2015 - 2016) we're celebrating 31 years of Dance in Davis!
The Pamela Trokanski Dance Workshop is located at 2720 Del Rio Place, in Davis California.
Our office staff are articulate and knowledgeable about our faculty members, the world of dance, and the
wide range of classes that we offer...Our facility has three studios, all with "sprung wood" dance floors,
changing rooms, bathrooms, a lobby with large windows and glass doors, for easy viewing into all of the
studios, and an In-House Theater with tiered seating, In addition, there is plenty of parking and a beautiful
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Movement that Matters...
Dance Workshop & Performing Arts Center
We have great summer day programs for children ages 6 -12.
Moving Words returns with two different weeks of activities for
students ages 6 -12. We inspire young authors with
Feedback from parents and campers:
“Sarah has had a great week. She has enjoyed every part of
the experience. I love how the class connects movement to art
and writing. What a way to learn and spark creativity!” –
“I LOVED IT” “We didn’t just dance…we MOVED!” “I got to be
anything I wanted to be!” – Maddie (Camper)
History of this class: In 2013, the Dance Theatre began both a
series of Dance Camps for school age children, exploring
multiple dance forms, as well as our KORE program...
Academic enrichment through the arts with a special focus on
integrating dance, visual arts, and the rhythms of writing
songs and poetry! In this picture you can see students
working with tempos, which evolved into the rhythms of iambic
Summer Dance Camps for children ages 6 -
12. (8:30am - 3:30pm) Different weeks have
different themes ranging from experiences in
multiple styles of dance, to a week of creating
self portraits through movement, art, and
Because we are offering two different week long summer camps in
Moving Words: The Duet of Writing & Dance, the weeks are
designed to work for both new and returning students.
Taught by Cindy Robinson and Pamela Trokanski, both of whom hold
current California Teacher's Credentials, these camps are excellent
experiences in integrating writing, reading, and science themes with
the arts and movement., and is a wonderful way to build on your
child's school year academic experience.
From experiences in Jazz, Dance for Musical Theatre, Hip
Hop and more, participants also collaborate and do
creative problem solving!