DANCE the summer away at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts' School of Dance. It is holding part-time courses in continuing education and a junior programme from July 31 to August 25. A total of 40 dance courses are designed both for members of the public who have had some previous training as well as for dance professionals. Fees range from HK$290 to $1,300. There is no fixed closing date and applications will be handled on a first-come, first-served basis. These courses are held during the day and evening at the academy and include Royal Academy of Dance preparation, ballroom, yoga for dance, right through to Chinese classical and folk. The junior programme will offer a repertory class, a choreographic workshop for teachers, modern dance and jazz. The special scholarship class for secondary male students will be offered again this year. It will include jazz, Chinese folk dance, modern dance and ballet. The fee will be funded to those who attend 10 sessions or more. Detailed information and application forms can be obtained from the Academy Dance Office, APA, 1 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Telephone 2584 1541.