DATES & TIMES
Monday, June 26 to Friday, July 14 9:00AM – 3:00PM
Arts Festival Day – Saturday, July 15 9:00AM – 4:00PM
(No Classes on Tuesday, July 4 – HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY)
(Some classes have a lab fee)
To spark creativity and build self confidence by experiencing the arts in a challenging, supportive and fun environment.
The Academy of The Company Theatre Summer Workshop is for students ages 5-18.
Each student chooses six classes per day.
ACT Summer Workshop offers over seventy classes in the performing and visual arts.
NEW PROGRAMS FOR 2017!
ACT JR (ages 5-7) 12:30pm-2:30pm Tuition: $375.00
Children will arrive at 12:30pm, watch the NoonTime Show and then go with the two teachers to learn songs, dances, crafts and theatre play. Designed to introduce young one to the arts and explore their creativity!
Meeting the same three weeks as our Full Program, ACT JR will not perform on our final day, Arts Festival Day.
We are offering our teens a variety of options in order to fit their busy schedules.
Teen may attend our summer workshop the same as always, choose six classes per day. 9:00-3:00pm Tuition $990.00
Pre-pro (A pre-professional intensive workshop) 9:00-12:30 Tuition $650
A half–day program, this class is designed for the actor who wants to seriously study for their future development. The day starts off with ON THE SCENE…a two hour class that will perform a 30 minute dramatic or comedic piece. The last two hours of the morning the teens can choose from a variety of classes including ACE YOUR AUDITION, MOVEMENT FOR ACTORS, DIRECTING and STAGE COMBAT.
Heathers Production 12:15-4:15pm Tuition $375
Students will work on the production of HEATHER (High School Edition) to be performed on July 13 and July 14 at 7pm. Highlights from Heathers will be performed on July 15th at the Arts Festival.
Heathers Production is by audition only
Pre-pro and Heathers can be combined for a discounted rate of $990.
REGISTER YOUR CHILD
Print, fill out, sign and return the Summer Workshop Application/Emergency Form with a non-refundable $300.00 deposit.
Late in May, we will email you a link to choose your classes.
You will be registered in the classes in the order your class request is received. There is a capacity limit on class size, so please submit a first and second choice for each class period. Every effort is made to fit students into their first choice classes. However, this is not always possible. Please be aware of this when you register.
SEND IN YOUR FINAL PAYMENT
You will receive a confirmation of your class schedule and your total balance due including lab fees. Please pay this immediately. All tuition and lab fees must be paid by JUNE 9th, 2017.
ENJOY ACT SUMMER WORKSHOP
MAKE FRIENDS – MAKE MEMORIES – MAKE ART HAPPEN!
– FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS –
Does my child bring a lunch?
Yes, children are required to bring a lunch clearly labeled with their name. Snacks and beverages are available for sale all day.
My child will start First Grade in the Fall – can they attend?
It is preferred that your child is at least seven years old and/or has completed first grade in order to participate in full days, but they are welcome to sign up for ACT Jr.
Can my child bring a friend?
Yes. Students may bring a guest for a maximum of two days. You must complete an emergency form for the friend and pay a $75.00 per day fee.
Do you offer scholarship assistance?
Yes. The Donald Messinger Memorial Scholarship offers partial scholarships based on need and ability.
What is a Counselor-in-Training and Junior Counselor-in-Training?
A Counselor-in-Training (CIT) is an assistant to the counselors during classes. A Junior Counselor-in-Training is an assistant to the CIT’s.
We cannot attend the Arts Festival Day. Should I not sign up my child?
Most of the classes are geared towards a final project for Arts Festival Day. But, not all classes are performance classes. Your child is welcome to attend, we just ask that either he/she choose non-performing classes or that he/she informs their counselors on the first day of classes.
Who are the counselors?
Each summer we hire experienced musicians, actors, directors, dancers and artisans with a passion for teaching to share their craft and inspire your child.