Summer Camp & Workshops
Enjoy exciting theater programs for campers ages 5 through adults in our newly renovated, air-conditioned classrooms! Download a SUMMER CAMP registration form by clicking here or call the Education Office, 845-876-3088 ext 13 to sign up.
Schedule below, in chronological order:
STAGE COMBAT (ages 13-17)
July 1-5, Mon.-Fri. 9am-1pm
Exciting camp combines actorbatics with unarmed and armed combat designed specifically for the stage. Learn the tricks to safely execute slaps, kicks, punches and more. Tuition $250.00 includes equipment.
SHAKESPEARE FOR STAGE (ages 13-17)
July 1-5, Mon.-Fri. 9am-4pm
Re-create Shakespeare’s famous characters, including kings, queens, lovers, villains and fools. Speak and understand Shakespeare’s timeless language through scene development. Directed by Lou Trapani. $295.00
THE MAGIC OF DISNEY **NEW** (ages 5-8)
Once Upon a Time….come sing and dance to all of your Disney favorites! Join Kevin Archambault as he creates a dazzling song and dance review from some of Disney’s most well known movies. A lively course of music & choreography that cumulates in a review for the public that is sure to have everyone singing hi diddle dee dee!
Session 1: July 8-12
Session 2: August 5-9
$175.00 per week
KIDS ON STAGE PERFORMANCE CAMP 1 (ages 8 and up 3-week camp
July 8-26, Mon.-Fri. 10am-2pm; Directed by Diana di Grandi.
Kids ages 8 to 16 learn acting, voice and stagecraft as they prepare for public performances of “Disney’s Little Mermaid.”
Tuition: $575.00 for 3 week camp
Performance dates: July 27 and August 3, 11 am
LITTLE KIDS ON STAGE (ages 5-7) 1-week camp
A light-hearted approach to learning stagecraft. Kids will dance, sing, play games and perform a short presentation on Friday afternoon. Our show will be Circus themed!
Tuition $250.00 per child per week.
#1 July 15-19, 9am-1pm
#2 July 29-August 2, 9am-1pm
TECH CAMP (NEW – for high school students and adults)
July 15-19; 2pm-5pm
Learn the basics of lighting, sound and rigging for stage. After completing the course, students will serve on tech crew for an upcoming production.
No tuition, does include a practicum of production crew
KIDS ON STAGE PERFORMANCE CAMP 2 (ages 11 and up) 3-week camp
THIS CAMP IS FULL - WAIT LIST AVAILABLE
July 29-August 16, Mon.-Fri. 10am-2pm; Directed by Lisa Lynds.
Kids ages 11 to 16 learn acting, voice and stagecraft as they prepare for public performances of “The Wizard of Oz.”
Tuition: $575.00 for 3 week camp
Students must attend all workshop classes and performances.
Performance dates: August 17 & 24, 11 am
AUDITIONING FOR THEATRE **NEW**
August 12-16, Mon.-Fri. 10am-2pm
VOICE FOR THEATRE **NEW**
August 19-23, Mon.-Fri. 10am-2pm
Love to sing? Love to act? Love both? This is the camp for you! Receive personal and group coaching of vocal technique in the areas of proper breathing, release of tension, utilizing multiple areas of resonance, and acting through song. With a song assigned to you on day one, each camper will work towards understanding the needed skills to learn music quickly, apply feedback in a short amount of time, and how to work with an accompanist. Each camper will have the opportunity to perform for their family and peers on the last day of camp.
Directed by Shannon Fitzsimons
KIDS ON STAGE INTERMEDIATE Scene Study (ages 7-10)
August 26-30, 9am-1pm
One week camp teaches basic stagecraft through scene study of popular children’s plays, along with theater games. Includes a presentation on Friday afternoon
KIDS ON STAGE INTERMEDIATE Production (ages 7-10)
For children ages 7-10 who have previous stage experience. Students will refine their stagecraft skills as they prepare for an abridged production of “Alice in Wonderland.”
Includes a presentation on Friday afternoon.
One week camps:
August 19-23, 9am-1pm
August 26-30, 10am-2pm