2019 Summer Camps & Workshops

Director, Ren Manley

ROBERT MUNSCH STORYBOOK
THEATRE CAMP 

Ages: Grades K-2

Tuition: $125

June 3-7, 9 am - 12 pm

Students enjoy their favorite Robert Munsch stories, and then learn how to bring his hysterical plots and vivid characters to life on the stage. The camp culminates with an informal performance at the end of the week for family and friends.

Instructor, Ren Manley

PLAY MAKING WITH SHEL SILVERSTEIN

Ages: Grades 3-5

Tuition: $125

June 3-7, 1-4 pm

Write and perform your own play! Using the poetry of Shel Silverstein for inspiration, you’ll create a short story that will be performed at the end of the week for family and friends.

Instructor, To be announced

HANSEL & GRETEL

ELEMENTARY PERFORMANCE CAMP

Ages: Grades K-2

Tuition: $125

June 24-28, 9 am-12 pm

Students experience a play from start to finish—perfect for those who are new to theater, or who want to continue acting over the summer. All abilities welcome. The camp culminates with a 5-10 minute informal performance for family and friends.

Director, Ren Manley

CINDERELLA: ELEMENTARY PERFORMANCE CAMP 

Ages: Grades 3-5

Tuition: $250

June 24-28, 9 am - 3 pm

Students experience a play from start to finish, making it perfect for those who are new to theater, or those who want to continue acting over the summer. Students spend mornings rehearsing. In the afternoons, they create their costumes and design their set. All abilities welcome. This camp culminates with a 15-minute informal performance for family and friends.  

Director TBA

WIZARD OF OZ:
MIDDLE SCHOOL PERFORMANCE CAMP

Ages: Grades 6-8

Tuition: $475

June 10-21 (2 weeks), M-F, 10am - 3pm

Join Dorothy and her friends as they travel the yellow brick road to Oz. This two-week camp is great for students who would like to give theater a try or for students who want to continue acting over the summer.  All abilities welcome. This camp culminates in an informal performance at the end of the week for family and friends.

Instructor, Ren Manley

MIDDLE SCHOOL TECHNICAL
THEATRE CAMP

Ages: Grades 6-8

Tuition: $125

June 24-28, 12 pm - 3 pm

Ever wonder about what goes on behind the scenes at the theater?  Join us for a week of learning all about tech—lights, sound, costumes, props and more. Students will work closely with a tech expert as they prepare all things tech for our Performance Camps.  Middle school techies will work with Premier Company’s Cinderella.

Instructor, Ren Manley

HIGH SCHOOL TECHNICAL
THEATRE CAMP

Ages: Grades 9-12

Tuition: $125

June 17-21, 12 pm - 3 pm

Join us for a week behind the scenes learning all about tech—lights, sound, costumes, props and more. Students will work closely with a tech expert as they prepare all things tech for our Performance Camps.  Middle school techies will work with Premier Company’s Cinderella.

MIDDLE SCHOOL THEATRE WORKSHOPS

Don’t let a busy summer keep you out of the theater!  Our Middle School Theatre Workshops, are the perfect way to sharpen your acting skills without taking up a lot of time.  Grab some friends and choose a workshop. Or sign up for all five — use PROMO code MSWORKSHOP to save when you sign up for all five.

Instructor, Kat Kalamaras

MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE 

Ages: Grades 6-8 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 23, 10 am - 12 pm

Amp up audition skills! Learn to approach and prepare for musical theater auditions as you work on movement, dance combos, and choreography. Kat has a background in dance, theater and performing.

Instructor, Tal Arnold

PLAYMAKING

Ages: Grades 6-8 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 16, 12 pm - 3 pm

Write your own script in this workshop!  
Bring your most creative ideas as you work with Tal Arnold, our Page-to-Stage director, where you’ll help write and perform a
short play.  

Instructor, Ren Manley

FANTASY STAGE MAKEUP

Ages: Grades 6-8 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 18, 9 am-12 pm

Let your imagination soar in this fantastic workshop!  Ren Manley is back again this summer to show how the magic of stage makeup can transform you into create fantasy creatures of all kinds.

Instructor, Jay Louden

JABBERWOCKY:
CREATIVITY ON THE STAGE

Ages: Grades 6-8 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

August 1, 9 am - 12 pm

Get your creative juices flowing with theater games and improv exercises. Then work in groups to bring the poem, “Jabberwocky” to life. You’ll have to think creatively, because most of the poem is full of nonsense words!  

Instructor, Jay Louden

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!

Ages: Grades 6-8 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

August 1,  1 pm - 4 pm

Learn how to act in front of a camera. In this workshop, you’ll explore character development as you star in your own commercial!

HIGH SCHOOL THEATRE WORKSHOPS

Don’t let a busy summer keep you out of the theater!  Our High School Theatre Workshops, are the perfect way to sharpen your acting skills without taking up a lot of time.  Grab some friends and choose a workshop. Or sign up for all five — use PROMO code HSWORKSHOP to save when you sign up for all five.

Instructor, Tal Arnold

IMPROV

Ages: Grades 9-12 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

June 19, 12 pm - 3 pm

Improv is about playing and having fun. Students will work on team building with exercises of trust and support, and gain skills toward moving any scene forward. Our mission in this workshop is to trust ourselves and each other so we all feel comfortable taking wild risks on stage.

Instructor, Kat Kalmaras

MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE

Ages: Grades 9-12 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 23, 1 pm - 3 pm

Amp up audition skills! Learn to approach and prepare for musical theater auditions as you work on movement, dance combos, and choreography. Kat has a background in dance, theater and performing.

Instructor, Kelly McAllister

THE ART OF COMEDY

Ages: Grades 9-12 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

June 26, 12 pm - 3 pm

Learn the art of bringing laughter to the stage.  In this workshop, you’ll learn the ups and downs, the ins and outs, and all the little things that can help you land the role and then deliver a hilarious performance!

Instructor, Jay Louden

IN THE SPOTLIGHT:
BUILDING CHARACTER 

Ages: Grades 9-12 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 11, 12 pm - 3 pm

Through the use of monologues, explore the inner life of the character. Learn to make choices about your character’s motivations, actions, physicality and voice.  We’ll also look at how monologues fit into the audition process. Each student will be sent a monologue which must be memorized by the workshop date. The sooner you enroll, the sooner you’ll receive your monologue.

Instructor, Ren Manley

FANTASY CREATURE  STAGE MAKEUP

Ages: Grades 9-12 (as of Fall 2019)

Tuition: $30 (Or $125 for all 5 workshops)

July 18, 1 pm - 4 pm

Let your imagination soar in this fantastic workshop!  Ren Manley is back again this summer to show how the magic of stage makeup can transform you into create fantasy creatures of all kinds.