TEEN IMPROV CAMP

In the tradition of the Second City players whose talented performers move on to Saturday Night Live and beyond, come explore ‘on the spot’ acting techniques through Improv! Learn to act and react, cooperate and participate with others. A great technique for building your creativity and theatre skills while having a good time! A free performance at 6 p.m. in the Danny Mabry Theater on Friday, May 26.

Camp Director: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tommy Futch
Dates: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . May 22 – 26
Times:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .p.m. – 9 p.m.*
                                      *Friday, 1 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 – 19 yrs
Fee:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75 per camper


THE LION KING JUNIOR MUSicAL THEATRE CAMP

This camp lets you enter the dazzling world of Africa as one of the characters from the beloved story the Lion King! Learn the fundamentals of theatre and creative movement as we tell the story of Simba and his wicked Uncle Scar! Hakuna Matata! Parents will be asked to help with costuming. Performance for Session I will be on Saturday, June 17 at 6 p.m. with a dress rehearsal at 10a.m. on the same day. Performance for Session II will be on Saturday, June 24 at 6 p.m. with a dress rehearsal at 10 a.m. on the same day.

Camp Director: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jenny Lyle
TWO WEEKS, each session
Dates Session I. . . . . . . . June 5 – 9 & June 12 – 16
Time Session I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Dates Session II. . . . . . .June 12 – 16 & June 19 – 23
Time Session II . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 – 4 p.m.
Ages:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 – 12 yrs
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . .$150 per camper for two weeks
Show Ticket: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $5 per person


CASTLES & CAPES

Join in the fantasy of make-believe adventures with princesses, pirates, super heroes, and more. Engage in creative dramatics through theatre games. The week will end with a runway walk in costume.

Camp Director. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Kay Watkins
Dates:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June 12 – 16
Times Session I:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Times Session II: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 – 7 yrs
Fee:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75 per camper per session


princess PRIMARY MUSICAL THEATER CAMP (2 weeks)

Music speaks to us in so many ways, and what better way to begin a life enjoying music than this fun filled camp? Rhythm and notes, tone and feeling, this camp will propel the campers into a love for sound. This year’s production will be Princess, by Judy Wicklund. Free performance at noon on the last day of camp.

Camp Director: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tracey Morris
Dates (TWO WEEKS): . . . . . . . . . . . June 19 – 23 & June 26 – 30
Times: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 – 7 yrs
Camp Size:. . . . . . . . Minimum 12; Maximum: 30
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . .$150 per camper for two weeks


INTRODUCTION TO SCENE STUDY CAMP

How does the actor get from landing the part to opening night? This camp will guide the student through script breakdown to develop character and plot interpretation, identifying transitions and cooperation with co-stars and the director—an excellent professional development camp for the future Oscar winner.

Camp Director: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clayton Bailey
Dates: . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . July 10 – 14
Times: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 – 14 yrs
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$75 per camper


CHARACTER MATTERS and BROTHERS & SISTERS THEATER CAMP

This camp is broken into two parts. The morning portion of the camp, young thespians will rehearse the play, Character Matters. This plays has a full cast ensemble. The play takes place at the weekly meeting of the Fairy Tale Advice Council! Led by Rapunzel, a Handsome Prince, and a (recovering) Wicked Witch, the council offers help in character building to famous folk creatures. In this bestselling, non-preachy show, the Big Bad Wolf learns the Golden Rule, Cinderella gets help in managing her anger, and Jack and the Giant discover their differences are cool. The second portion of the day, actors will learn one of the large performance numbers in the teen summer musical, Blood Brothers. After the camp week is over, campers have the option of participating in our summer musical, Blood Brothers, Directed by Heather Miller. The camp production will take place on Friday, July 21 at 6 p.m., with a dress rehearsal at 10 a.m. on the same day.

Camp Directors: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jenny Lyle
                                                   & Heather Miller
Dates: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . July 17 – 21
Times: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8 – 12 yrs
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $100 per camper