All Children's Theatre Summer Academy At Vartan Gregorian School Theatre
Summer Camp programs for kids 4-14.
Monday through Friday with extended care available
ACT Summer Academy (ACTSA) for ages 8-14
Two Week Sessions Each session ends with a presentation for family & friends Students are divided into age appropriate groups
Three levels offered:
Beginning Acting 9am - 3pm July 2nd - July 13th $445* (prorated for July 4th holiday) July 16th - July 27th $495
Students learn theatre games, character creation, movement, voice projection, and improvisation.
Performances and a reception are held on July 13 at 5:30 pm and July 27th at 5:30 pm in the Vartan Gregorian School Theatre.
Advanced Acting 9 am - 3 pm July 16th - July 27th $525 July 30th - August 10th $525
Students choose between a musical cabaret or a classical play. Singing, dancing, writing, breath control and vocal training are the focus for students participating in the musical cabaret. Classical students will focus on language, diction, dance, stage combat, and stage presence.
Performances and a reception are held on July 27th at 5:30 and August 10th at 5:30 in the Vartan Gregorian School Theatre.
Total Theatre Experience 9 am - 4 pm July 30th - August 10th $550
An intensive, multi-discipline theatre academy. This program combines advanced acting techniques with design and production. Students focus on varying styles of dance, movement for the theatre, voice, diction, playwriting, and stage combat while creating costumes and sets for their final performance. Students will also write an original play.
Performance and a reception are held on August 10 at 5:30 pm in the Vartan Gregorian School Theatre.
ACTSA Jr. for ages 4-5 & 6-7
One week sessions: July 9th - August 3rd Each session ends with a performance for family and friends.
Half or full day programs, and extended care available
Storybook Theatre – Introductory acting classes where children learn basic acting skills, character creation, and movement for the stage.
Broadway Bound – Introductory musical theatre classes with an emphasis on singing, dancing, and movement for the stage.
Session One: July 9th - 13th
Ages 4-5 10:30 - Noon Storybook Theatre: Jack & the Beanstalk Climb the magic beanstalk with Jack. 12:30 - 2 pm Broadway Bound: The Little Mermaid Dive into this undersea, musical adventure.
Ages 6-7 10 am - Noon Broadway Bound: Aladdin See the world on a magic carpet ride. 12:30 - 2:30 pm Storybook Theatre: Peter Rabbit Create adventures in the farmer's garden.
Session Two: July 16th - July 20th
Ages 4-5 10:30 am - Noon Storybook Theatre: The Princess and the Pea Help the prince find te real princess in this royal tale. 12:30 - 2 pm Broadway Bound: Mary Poppins Dance and sing through the streets of London.
Ages 6-7 10 am - Noon Broadway Bound: The Sound of Music Sing and dance through the rolling, green hills. 12:30 - 2:30 Sleeping Beauty and the Prince Get ready for princess Aurora's surprise birthday party.
Session Three: July 23rd - July 27th
Ages 4-5 10:30 am - Noon Storybook Theatre: Cinderella & Prince Charming You are invited to the Royal Ball for a magical night. 12:30 - 2 pm Broadway Bound: The Jungle Book Sing with Mowgli, Baloo Bear, Bagheera Panther and King Louie the money as they explore the treetops.
Ages 6-7 10 am - Noon Broadway Bound: Pocahontas Sing with Pocahontas and her animal friends. 12:30 - 2:30 pm Storybook Theatre: Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs Join Snow White and her seven new friends as she finds friendship and true love.
Session Four: July 30th - August 3rd
Ages 4-5 10:30 am - Noon Storybook Theatre: The Frog Prince Inagine the surprise when a frog joins the princess for dinner and turns into a prince. Join us for the royal fun! 12:30 - 2 pm Broadway Bound: Dumbo and the Big Top Circus Soar through the clouds and visit the big top with baby Dumbo.
Ages 6-7 10 am - Noon Broadway Bound: The Lion King Come to the Pridelands and sing in the great Circle of Life. 12:30 - 2:30 pm Storybook Theatre: Hansel & Gretel Follow Hansel and Gretel down the path to see what surprises they will find at the Candy Cottage.
Class Prices: Ages 4-5 $75 for half day; $135 for full day Ages 6-7 $100 for half day; $175 for full day