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Enrollment for summer camps begins April 1 at 12 noon. 

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1. Private Voice

Your private lesson schedule will be determined after enrollment in consultation with the instructor. 

A1. Open Theatre (3-session) 10

Want to brush up on your performance skills, prepare for an upcoming audition or work on *that* song? Interested in building your musical theatre muscles with some of the best? This is the place for you! Schedule an appointment with our faculty for some one-on-one training. Call the theatre to discuss your needs. We will select a strong teacher match and develop a plan for you. You can select a three or five-session package (each session is 30 minutes) to be scheduled in conjunction with your teacher. A three-session package is $100. 

A2. Open Theatre (5-session) 10

Want to brush up on your performance skills, prepare for an upcoming audition or work on *that* song? Interested in building your musical theatre muscles with some of the best? This is the place for you! Schedule an appointment with our faculty for some one-on-one training. Call the theatre to discuss your needs. We will select a strong teacher match and develop a plan for you. You can select a three or five-session package (each session is 30 minutes) to be scheduled in conjunction with your teacher. A five-session package is $150.

B1. Life Is A Cabaret (solo) 5

Developing and performing in your own cabaret is a performer's dream. The student will be matched with a mentor to help develop a cabaret which will be performed at summer's end at Town Theatre or at another location within the community. This opportunity is designed for the seasoned student performer who can work independently after consultation with his or her cabaret mentor. The student will also work with theatre management on marketing his or her event as well as spend time with an accompanist in preparation for the cabaret. It is envisioned that this workshop will last the duration of the summer though exact timing can be determined upon enrollment. This opportunity is limited to 5 cabarets. Students may work individually, as a duo or a trio to create their final product. The fee will cover rights and royalties, music acquisition as well as stipends for the mentor and accompanist. Fee: $350 (individual cabaret).

B2. Life is a Cabaret (duo) 5

Developing and performing in your own cabaret is a performer's dream. The student will be matched with a mentor to help develop a cabaret which will be performed at summer's end at Town Theatre or at another location within the community. This opportunity is designed for the seasoned student performer who can work independently after consultation with his or her cabaret mentor. The student will also work with theatre management on marketing his or her event as well as spend time with an accompanist in preparation for the cabaret. It is envisioned that this workshop will last the duration of the summer though exact timing can be determined upon enrollment. This opportunity is limited to 5 cabarets. Students may work individually, as a duo or as a trio to create their final product. The fee will cover rights and royalties, music acquisition as well as stipends for the mentor and accompanist. Fee: $600 ($300 per student for a duet cabaret).

B3. Life is a Cabaret (trio) 5

Developing and performing in your own cabaret is a performer's dream. The student will be matched with a mentor to help develop a cabaret which will be performed at summer's end at Town Theatre or at another location within the community. This opportunity is designed for the seasoned student performer who can work independently after consultation with his or her cabaret mentor. The student will also work with theatre management on marketing his or her event as well as spend time with an accompanist in preparation for the cabaret. It is envisioned that this workshop will last the duration of the summer though exact timing can be determined upon enrollment. This opportunity is limited to 5 cabarets. Students may work individually, as a duo or as a trio to create their final product. The fee will cover rights and royalties, music acquisition as well as stipends for the mentor and accompanist. Fee: $840 ($280 per student for a trio cabaret).

D. MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMP (Rising K to Rising 4th) June 13-17 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM 15

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would NOT be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, June 17 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase.

E. MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMP (Rising 5th to Rising 7th) June 13-17 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM 15

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would NOT be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, June 17 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase.

F. MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMP (Rising 8th through High School) June 13-17 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM 15

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would NOT be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, June 17 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase.

G. STORYTELLERS: June 20-24 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 15

Children are naturally gifted story tellers and this camp is designed to get those creative juices flowing! Using children’s books like Peter Rabbit, The Longest Storm, Pete the Cat and Horton Hears a Who students will use their incredible imaginations to bring the stories to the stage! Our young performers will learn about thoughtful placement on the stage, narration and developing characters without relying on scenery or many props. At week’s end, a showcase will be presented for friends and family.

H1. Camp Tap Tap Away! 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM 15

Looking to add a 30-minute tap lesson to your camp experience? We've got you covered! For just $40, you can be one of those dancin' feet with a personalized tap lesson. This tap session runs the week of June 20. Dancers are separated by age and ability. 

No shoes? No problem! We can help. Details when you enroll.

H. Going Off Script: An Improv Workshop 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM 15

This class is designed introduce kids to an essential aspect of stage craft. Students will be able to create characters, challenge their imagination and focus on teamwork and communication in a low-pressure environment using improv. Students will be led in basic games and exercises that are meant to be fun for newcomers as well as allowing more experienced performers to challenge themselves while still having fun. This class is perfect for students who may have other activities that they are involved with this summer and don’t necessarily have the time to memorize lines outside of class or for those who become bored with repetition. Each class will be different as students explore their more creative side as they hone skills that can be used in their everyday life.

I. Rotten to the Core (Rising K - rising 4th grade): June 27-July 1 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 15 Sold out

It’s good to be bad! (When you’re supposed to!) We’ll ditch the princes and princesses and study some of the stage’s “bad guys.” Have fun with scenes, songs and dances from some of your favorite musicals and movies such as Descendants, The Lion King and The Little Mermaid, but instead of wearing the crown, you get to play the villain! A sinister and sneaky showcase will conclude our week of mayhem.

J01. We Don't Talk About Bruno Theatre in a Box June 27-July 1 (NEW CAMP ADDED!) 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM 15

NEW CAMP ADDED!

Join us for this fantastic camp where we focus on different elements of a stage production – character, make up, props, background scenery and even costumes/make up! Each day we’ll dive into various theatrical elements as we explore characters, scenes and songs from the amazing movie, Encanto. Students will receive their own theatre box complete with all the materials needed to enjoy this hands-on camp.

J1. Camp Tap Tap Away 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM 15

Looking to add a 30-minute tap lesson to your camp experience? We've got you covered! For just $40, you can be one of those dancin' feet with a personalized tap lesson. This Tap Camp Away session runs the week of June 27 at 12:00 noon. Dancers are separated by age and ability. No shoes? No problem! We can help. Details when you enroll.

J. THE NEXT LEVEL WORKSHOP June 27-July 15 15

Are you ready to take your skills to the next level? Need to find some new songs for upcoming auditions and performances? Just want to strengthen your musical theatre muscles? Interested in joining the Town Teen Troupe and want to give it a try? This musical theatre intensive is the right camp for you! Students will work on proper techniques in voice, acting, and movement for the stage, as well as making connections to a performance piece. A musical theatre youth cabaret will be presented at week’s end with the goal to perform in a local restaurant. Current T3 students are strongly encouraged to participate. Students who are not currently in T3, but who seek membership, may use the week’s end showcase as an audition for the group.

K. Once More, With Feeling! July 11-15 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 15

This musical theatre camp explores the classic art of capturing an audience with song and dance. Popular shows will be selected that challenge young performers to give them a taste of showbiz! We’ll explore all elements of creating a performance for the stage, including voice, movement and character development. At week’s end, families and friends will be invited to watch the students perform their musical theatre showcase!

L1. Camp Tap Tap Away! 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM 18

Looking to add a 30-minute tap lesson to your camp experience? We've got you covered! For just $40, you can be one of those dancin' feet with a personalized tap lesson. This camp session runs the week of July 11. Dancers are separated by age and ability. No shoes? No problem! We can help. Details when you enroll.

L. IT'S ALL UP TO YOU NEW WORKS FESTIVAL: July 11-15 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM 10

Ever wanted to write and star in your own production? Here is your chance! Town Theatre will be hosting an in-person intensive for budding theatre students to engage in playwrighting, acting and directing of their own work. The process will take place under the direction of Youth Theatre Instructor, Marybeth Berry, Associate Professor of Theatre and Speech at the University of South Carolina Lancaster. Don't miss the chance to creatively collaborate with other youth artists. (Snack breaks will be taken; students provide their own snacks.)

M. We Don't Talk About Bruno Theatre in a Box July 18-22 9:00-12:00 PM 15 Sold out

Join us for this fantastic camp where we focus on different elements of a stage production – character, make up, props, background scenery and even costumes/make up! Each day we’ll dive into various theatrical elements as we explore characters, scenes and songs from the amazing movie, Encanto. Students will receive their own theatre box complete with all the materials needed to enjoy this hands-on camp.

N1. Camp Tap Tap Away! 18

Looking to add a 30-minute tap lesson to your camp experience? We've got you covered! For just $40, you can be one of those dancin' feet with a personalized tap lesson. This Tap Camp Away sessions will be at 12 noon the week of July 18. Dancers are separated by age and ability. No shoes? No problem! We can help. Details when you enroll.

N. SpongeBob THEATRE IN A BOX - July 18-22 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM 15

Join us for this fantastic camp where we focus on different elements of a stage production – character, make up, props, background scenery and even costumes/make up! Each day we’ll dive into various theatrical elements as we explore characters, scenes and songs from the amazing musical, SpongeBob. Students will receive their own theatre box complete with all the materials needed to enjoy this hands-on camp.

O. TOWN'S TRIPLE THREAT: July 25-29 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 30 Sold out

Sing Dance Act! You can have it all! Join us for an intense (yet extremely rewarding!) camp for students who are eager to explore performing on a regular basis and perhaps even study theatre in high school and/or college. We’ll spend our days developing performance pieces (scenes as well as musical selections) that focus on the whole performer (vocals, movement, and character). Enjoy learning from diverse faculty with expertise in their focus area. An end-of-week showcase will allow students to present their hard work to friends and family.

This camp is also a vehicle for students who may be interested in participating in the Town Tween Troupe.

P. Musical Theatre Bootcamp TAKE TWO Rising K to rising 4th grade (Aug. 1-5) 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 15 Sold out

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would not be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, August 5 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase.

Want to do both weeks of Bootcamp? No problem – your show will NOT be duplicated.

Q. Musical Theatre Bootcamp TAKE TWO Rising 5th to rising 7th (Aug. 1-5) 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM 15

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would not be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, August 5 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase. Want to do both weeks of Bootcamp?

No problem – your show will NOT be duplicated.

R. Musical Theatre Bootcamp TAKE TWO Rising 8th to 12th (Aug. 1-5) 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM 15

This camp is the perfect “all in one” musical theatre experience! Each age group will be cast in a name-recognized show – think Beauty and the Beast, Oliver!, Annie, The Wiz, Cinderella, Newsies, The Wizard of Oz, The Lion King, Peter Pan, High School Musical, Charlie Brown, Hamilton and MORE! The show selected for each camp will be age-appropriate and the final selection will be made by teachers once class enrollment is complete. (For example, our high school students would not be cast in Annie! We’ll save that gem for the younger students.)

Students will focus on a different aspect of the show and will work toward presentation pieces for the showcase. For example, if a class is assigned Matilda, the class will learn 2-3 performance numbers from Matilda that incorporate different types of dance. Scenes will be created to allow each student the opportunity to work on character development and line delivery. In addition, students will work on costume or prop creation – bringing the whole musical theatre experience together in one capsule.

All MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMPS will have a joint showcase ON THE TOWN THEATRE STAGE on Friday evening, August 5 at 7:00 PM. Cost of camp includes two showcase tickets as well as costume/prop supply cost. Additional $5 showcase tickets should be available for purchase.

Want to do both weeks of Bootcamp? No problem – your show will NOT be duplicated.

S. Town Teen Troupe (T3)

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S. Town Tweens Payment 4