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Acting for the Camera - Kids 9AM - 3PM 18

Acting for the Camera Camp - Kids
Jul.30-Aug.3
9AM - 3PM
Ages 8-12

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/31 $375

Performers work with professional actor/directors as they learn how to navigate the world of TV and Film.  All students will have the opportunity to rehearse and shoot multiple TV commercials as well as film scenes.  Following each day of shooting performers watch their work, discuss improvements made and discover adjustments which will improve their performances. The biggest discovery performers make is realizing how important it is to bring their unique personality to the camera.

A final performance of commercials and scene work will be presented to friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm.

Acting for the Camera - Kids Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Acting for the Camera Camp - Kids Extended Day
Jul.30-Aug.3
9AM - 5PM
Ages 8-12

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/31 $440

Performers work with professional actor/directors as they learn how to navigate the world of TV and Film.  All students will have the opportunity to rehearse and shoot multiple TV commercials as well as film scenes.  Following each day of shooting performers watch their work, discuss improvements made and discover adjustments which will improve their performances. The biggest discovery performers make is realizing how important it is to bring their unique personality to the camera.

A final performance of commercials and scene work will be presented to friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm.

Acting for the Camera Teens 9AM - 3PM 18

Acting for the Camera Camp Teens
July 9-13
9AM - 3PM
Ages 12-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/10 $375

Performers work with professional actor/directors as they learn how to navigate the world of TV and Film.  All students will have the opportunity to rehearse and shoot multiple TV commercials as well as film scenes.  Following each day of shooting performers watch their work, discuss improvements made and discover adjustments which will improve their performances. The biggest discovery performers make is realizing how important it is to bring their unique personality to the camera. A final performance of commercials and scene work will be presented to friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm.

Acting for the Camera Teens Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Acting for the Camera Teens Extended Day

July 9-13
9AM - 5PM
Ages 12-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/10 $440

Performers work with professional actor/directors as they learn how to navigate the world of TV and Film.  All students will have the opportunity to rehearse and shoot multiple TV commercials as well as film scenes.  Following each day of shooting performers watch their work, discuss improvements made and discover adjustments which will improve their performances. The biggest discovery performers make is realizing how important it is to bring their unique personality to the camera. A final performance of commercials and scene work will be presented to friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm.

Broadway Kids Cabaret 9AM - 3PM 18

Broadway Kids Cabaret Camp
August 13-17
9AM - 3PM
Ages 7-12

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/14 $375

Singing, Dancing, Acting and Fun! That’s what this high energy camp is all about. Performers create a cabaret style concert which is performed for friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm on Chester County Historical Society stage. Performers work with our Professional Musical Director and Singer/Actor/Director to discover healthy vocal technique, master basic dance steps and learn to bring their personality to the stage. Having a live accompanist encourages performers to find their interpretation and let their light shine! Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Broadway Kids Cabaret Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Broadway Kids Cabaret Extended Day
August 13-17
9AM - 5PM
Ages 7-12 

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/14 $440

Singing, Dancing, Acting and Fun! That’s what this high energy camp is all about. Performers create a cabaret style concert which is performed for friends and family on the final day of camp at 2:15 pm on Chester County Historical Society stage. Performers work with our Professional Musical Director and Singer/Actor/Director to discover healthy vocal technique, master basic dance steps and learn to bring their personality to the stage. Having a live accompanist encourages performers to find their interpretation and let their light shine! Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Glee Week 9AM - 3PM 18

Glee Week

August 6-10
9AM - 3PM
Ages 10-17 

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/5 $395

A Professional Actor/Director, Musical Director and Voice Coach will lead performers through the rehearsals and performance of a cabaret. Join us for one fun and skill packed week of Musical Theater. All performers will perform a solo as well as quartets, octets and large group numbers in the Cabaret. Every student will receive private voice lessons along with performance coaching for their solo.  Performers will quickly discover the difference between acting in a chorus and acting as a soloist.  In addition performers develop the skills to make focus changes, base changes, gestures all while connecting with their interpretation of the song. Camp concludes with a Cabaret performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Glee Week Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Glee Week Extended Day
August 6-10
9AM - 5PM

Ages 10-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/5 $460

A Professional Actor/Director, Musical Director and Voice Coach will lead performers through the rehearsals and performance of a cabaret. Join us for one fun and skill packed week of Musical Theater. All performers will perform a solo as well as quartets, octets and large group numbers in the Cabaret. Every student will receive private voice lessons along with performance coaching for their solo.  Performers will quickly discover the difference between acting in a chorus and acting as a soloist.  In addition performers develop the skills to make focus changes, base changes, gestures all while connecting with their interpretation of the song. Camp concludes with a Cabaret performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Kids Show "How to Eat Like a Child" 9AM - 3PM 25

Kids Show - How to Eat Like a Child (3 week camp)
Jun.18-Jul.13
9AM - 3PM
Ages 8-14

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/18 $650

Elementary/Middle School Show “How to Eat Like a Child” will highlight performers in laugh-out-loud roles. This musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give twenty-three lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room, and how to laugh hysterically. After the giggles of recognition have subsided, one thing will be very clear: all adults are kids in grown-ups' clothing.

Camp concludes with three shows on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family, friends and the community!

Kids Show "How to Eat Like a Child" Extended day 9AM - 5PM 25

Kids Show "How to Eat Like a Child" (3 week camp) Extended Day
Jun.18-Jul.13
9AM - 5PM
Ages 8-14

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/18 $890

Elementary/Middle School Show “How to Eat Like a Child” will highlight performers in laugh-out-loud roles. This musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give twenty-three lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room, and how to laugh hysterically. After the giggles of recognition have subsided, one thing will be very clear: all adults are kids in grown-ups' clothing.

Camp concludes with three shows on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family, friends and the community!

Storybook Theater Camp Extended Day 18

Storybook Theater Camp Extended Day
Early extended day with camp starting at 1:30pm 

July 23-29
9AM - 5PM
Ages 4 - 7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/23 $395

Storybook Theatre performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children’s story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows.  All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Storybook Theater Camp July 23-27 1:30 PM- 5 PM 18

Storybook Theater Camp

July 23-29
1:30PM - 5PM
Ages 4-7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/11 $210

Storybook Theatre performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children’s story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows.  All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Storybook Theater July 23 - 29 9AM - 12:30PM 18

Storybook Theater Camp

FULLY ENROLLED - please call 610-356-2787 to be placed on waitlist
July 23-29
9AM - 12:30PM
Ages 4-7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/24 $210

Storybook Theatre performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children’s story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows.  All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Storybook Theater July 23 - 29 Extended Day 9AM - 5PM

Storybook Theater July 23 - 29 Extended Day

REGISTRATION FULL -
To be placed on a wait list, please call 484-995-2915

July 23-29
9AM - 5PM
Ages 4 - 7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/23 $395

Storybook Theatre performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children’s story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows.  All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Storybook Theater June 11 - 15 9AM - 3PM 18

Storybook Theater
June 11 - 15
9 AM - 12:30 PM
Ages 4 - 7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/11 $210

Storybook Theater performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children's story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows. All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Storybook Theater June 11 - 15 Extended day 9AM - 5PM 18

Storybook Theater Extended Day
June 11 - 15
9 AM - 5 PM
Ages 4 - 7

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/11 $395

Storybook Theater performers experience the joy of imaginative play through theater games, fairy tales, music and art. These lively campers create a show from top to bottom, bringing to light each performers unique personality and voice. Campers use their imaginations to create props, costumes and set pieces needed for the show. Our highly skilled teachers offer assistance to campers as narrators whenever necessary allowing performers the freedom to create at their developmental stage rather than worry about memorizing lines. Every week performers bring to life a different children's story so join us for as many weeks as your summer allows. All performers will shine on Friday at 12:00 pm for friends and family during the final performance in the Knauer Performing Arts Center.

Summer Stock - Kiddos 9AM - 12:30PM 18

Summer Stock - Kiddos
August 6-10
9AM - 12:30

Ages 6-10 

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/6 $210

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Summer Stock - Kiddos Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Summer Stock Camp - Kiddos Extended Day
August 6-10
9AM - 5PM
Ages 6-10

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/6 $395

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Summer Stock - KIDS 9AM - 3PM 18

Summer Stock Camp - KIDS
July 16-20
9AM - 3PM
Ages 8-12

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/16 $375

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Summer Stock - KIDS Extended Day 18

Summer Stock Camp KIDS Extended Day
July 16-20
9AM - 5PM
Ages 8-12 

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/16 $440

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Summer Stock - TEENS 9AM - 3PM 18

Summer Stock Camp - TEENS
August 13-17

9AM - 3PM
Ages 13-17 

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/13 $375

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Summer Stock TEENS Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 18

Summer Stock Camp - TEENS Extended Day
August 13-17
9AM - 5PM
Ages 13-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 8/13 $440

A Professional Actor/Director and a Stage Manager will journey with 18 performers through rehearsals and a performance of a One Act play.  Experience what thousands of professional performers do every summer during “Summer Stock”. “Summer Stock” is the creation of a theatrical production in one week (or two) during the summer while having fun with friends! Performers learn blocking, lines and motivation with the help and support of our directors to create a One Act Play.  Daily rehearsals and theatre games help develop every performer’s  confidence to bring their ideas and voice to the stage.  As usual, all roles will be of comparable size giving every performer their time to shine in the spot light. Each camp session concludes with a performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.

Teen Show "Changing Minds, the Musical" 9AM - 3PM 20

Teen Show "Changing Minds, the Musical"  (3 week camp)
Jul.16-Aug.4
9AM - 3PM 

Ages 12-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/16 $650

Middle/High School Show “Changing Minds, the Musical” will highlight 6-12th grade performers in some really fun roles. In high school, it’s business as usual – the jocks, geeks, popular kids, etc., all try to navigate a world of insecurities, grades, fashions and text messages.  Then, during a school trip to a historic mission, the minds of two high school seniors are inexplicably switched.  Kyle, a charismatic slacker/surfer is helping everyone with their calculus, and scholastic superstar Natalie has become an expert on heavy metal lyrics and is calling everybody “dude.” Kyle and Natalie have to find out how to get their brains back as they juggle friends, classes, rumors, and scholarship competitions. Supported by a contemporary pop score that reflects influences from rock, R&B and rap, Changing Minds is a musical that’s delightfully bright and funny.

Camp concludes with four shows on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends!

Teen Show "Changing Minds the Musical" Extended Day 9AM - 5PM 20

Teen Show "Changing Minds, the Musical" (3 week camp)
Jul.16-Aug.4
9AM - 5PM
Ages 12-17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 7/16 $890

Middle/High School Show “Changing Minds, the Musical” will highlight 6-12th grade performers in some really fun roles. In high school, it’s business as usual – the jocks, geeks, popular kids, etc., all try to navigate a world of insecurities, grades, fashions and text messages.  Then, during a school trip to a historic mission, the minds of two high school seniors are inexplicably switched.  Kyle, a charismatic slacker/surfer is helping everyone with their calculus, and scholastic superstar Natalie has become an expert on heavy metal lyrics and is calling everybody “dude.” Kyle and Natalie have to find out how to get their brains back as they juggle friends, classes, rumors, and scholarship competitions. Supported by a contemporary pop score that reflects influences from rock, R&B and rap, Changing Minds is a musical that’s delightfully bright and funny.

Camp concludes with four shows on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends!

Triple Threat Camp June 18 - 29 9AM - 3PM 40

Triple Threat 
June 18 - 29
9AM - 3PM
Age 7 - 17

Camp Fee Due 3/16 - 6/18 $575

Discover or strengthen all the skills an actor needs this summer.  For two weeks your performer will learn from professionals the skills they need to become a stronger actor.  Campers ages 7-17 will be divided into groups by age and rotate between the skills a performer needs today: Singing, Dancing, Acting and Improvisation. This two week camp focuses on the “triple threat” skills of Singing, Dancing and Acting, but we do it one better by adding Improvisation.  Our Triple Threat camp is a ”must have” for all musical theater performers, actors wanting to add more skills to their talents, or anyone wanting to have a ton of fun this summer.  Improvisation helps one learn to trust their instinct, enhance their audition skills, and it is just great fun!

Each camp session concludes with a Cabaret performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends. 

Triple Threat Early Bird Extended day 9AM - 5PM 40

Triple Threat Extended Day 

June 18 - 29
9AM - 5PM
Ages 7 - 17

Camp Fee Due 3/15 - 6/18 $720

Discover or strengthen all the skills an actor needs this summer.  For two weeks your performer will learn from professionals the skills they need to become a stronger actor.  Campers ages 7-17 will be divided into groups by age and rotate between the skills a performer needs today: Singing, Dancing, Acting and Improvisation. This two week camp focuses on the “triple threat” skills of Singing, Dancing and Acting, but we do it one better by adding Improvisation.  Our Triple Threat camp is a ”must have” for all musical theater performers, actors wanting to add more skills to their talents, or anyone wanting to have a ton of fun this summer.  Improvisation helps one learn to trust their instinct, enhance their audition skills, and it is just great fun!

Each camp session concludes with a Cabaret performance on Friday at 2:15 pm on the Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center stage for family and friends.