Special Summer Programs







2018 Summer Camps

 

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June 11-15

Drum/Percussion Camp                              10am-12n            ages 8 -11                $80

Join Russ Chapman for a fun week of developing and perfecting your drumming skills.   Learn advanced techniques of drumming, such as improv, playing with a click track, and more.  


Easel and Palette Painting and Drawing     10am-1pm         ages 10-12               $90
Experience painting and drawing while using an easel and palette. Students will set up and paint a  still life and create a landscape painting.                 

Music Around the World                                1-2pm                   ages 6 -10                 $30

Learn songs from different countries around the world!                     

Art Around the World                                     2-4 pm                  ages 6 -10                $60

Art projects from a different country each day!     

  *Take both music and art camp for a combo price of $85              

Blog Your Way to Fame                                2-4 pm                  grades 6 -10              $80

Does your child dream of becoming a reporter or newscaster?  Then he or she needs to practice descriptive writing!  In this fun blogging camp, campers will learn how to write attention-grabbing articles that will be posted on our camp blog.  They will gain valuable critiquing skills as they comment on each other's posts.  Each participant needs an email address and Laptop or iPad in order to compose during class and post their work on the blog. A phone or camera is helpful, but not necessary.
 

June 18-22

Broadway Bound I                                    1-4 pm                  7-12 & 13-17                              $95 
Week one of our musical theatre camp will be fun and challenging.  Campers will learn the songs and begin choreography for selections from our fall musical (TBA).  May take just this week or both weeks, but you must take week 2 to be in the showcase on June 29th!

**Special combo price of $175 for both weeks!
 

June 25-29

Animal Art                                                 10 am - 12 n            Ages 6-9                        $60
Create fun animal art using paint, paper, clay and recycled objects. 

Painting and Drawing                               1 - 4 pm                  Ages 12-14                   $90
Experience painting and drawing while using an easel and palette. Students will set up and paint a still life and create a landscape painting.   



Acting Fundamentals: Scenes              10am - 12n                 3rd grade & up                             $60

Knowing how to analyze and prepare a scene is another essential in an actor's experience.  Using short scenes from various scripts, actors will learn how to explore the characters, mood and setting of a scripted scene and bring it to life.  Camp will end with a free showcase at noon on Friday.                      

Rock Band Camp                                   10am-12n                     ages 12-17                                $85  

One-week band intensive for musicians who are ready to play in a band.  Learn how to put it all together in a variety of musical styles, leading up to a demonstration for family and friends at the end of the week.  Basic playing skills needed.                                  

Broadway Bound II                                1-4 pm                           7-12 & 13-17                              $95

Week 2 of our musical Theatre camp will culminate in a free showcase for family and friends.  That means this week we'll be perfecting those songs and choreography!

**Special combo price of $175 for both weeks!



July 9-13

Kids' Acting: Princesses & Superheroes     10am-12n            Ages 5-8                         $60         
What's more fun than pretending?  This camp will engage your little ones with creativity and fun! Don't miss their performance at the end of the week - it'll be great!


Acting Fundamentals: Auditions                  1-3pm                  Ages 9-17                           $60 
Join Eryn Chickey-Tillery, director of our Encore Theatre Company, for a week-long exploration of things you need to know to prepare for an audition.  We will cover how to choose the right monologue and how to prepare it; what to wear/not to wear to an audition; how to present yourself to make the best impression on the director; how to respond when you do/don't get the part you want.  Knowing how to audition is essential for any aspiring actor regardless of experience or skill level. 
           

July 16-20
Fiction 101 for Tweens & Teens                 1-3 pm                  4th -10th grade                  $80
For the budding author in your family, this fun, hands-on writing camp will stretch imaginations and promote creativity.  On the first day, we will lay the ground work by acquiring writing tools such as Learn from Literature; Exercise Muscle Words; Show, Don't Tell; and Details Make the Difference.  From there, campers will create an authentic character, sensory setting, and believable plot.  laptops for iPads are recommended but not required.   


Guitar Camp                                                 9-11 am                 ages 7-12                       $80

Has your child asked to learn guitar, but you were hesitant to commit to monthly lessons?  Join Russ Chapman for this one-week introduction to playing guitar.  Campers must have their own instrument and bring it each day.                
 

July 23-27

ART:  Monet's Garden                          10 am -12 n             Ages 6-9                          $60

Explore the color-filled art, home and gardens of impressionist artist, Claude Monet.   Students will enjoy creating colorful paintings, drawings, sculptures, and collages inspired by Monet's art.


ART:  Monet's Garden                           1 - 4 pm                  Ages 10-12                      $90
Explore the color-filled art, home and gardens of impressionist artist, Claude Monet.   Students will enjoy creating colorful paintings, drawings, sculptures, and collages inspired by Monet's art.
 




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