Rising Stars Series – Full and Half Day Camps (9 AM – 4 PM)
What to Expect:
These week-long camps are perfect for the dramatic and imaginative youngsters! Each week there will be a theme to guide the activities, crafts, scenes, scripts, songs and games for that week of camp. Full day campers will be able to experience two themes in one day for a double dose of fun. Morning camps have a theater arts/performance focus and afternoon camps focus on visual arts. Final Showcase on Fridays for every morning camp!
- Full Day Enrollment—$160/week
- Morning or Afternoon only—$85/week
Show and Share Friday:
Each Friday there will be a final showcase for family and friends to attend for all of the morning camps. The “show and share” will be a variety of music numbers, dance routines, rehearsed skits/scenes, art exhibits etc. Morning and Afternoon camps will have their own showcase. PLEASE NOTE: All showcases for 2021 may be virtual depending on COVID-19 Mass Gathering Limits
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Week 1: June 7 – June 11
Broadway Mashup – 9am-Noon – This camp will be for the Broadway lover! Sing, dance, and act scenes from your favorite Broadway hits! This camp will sure to get your young performer ready for the next big show. The Friday’s Show and Share will include full ensemble dance numbers from our favorite Broadway Musicals!
Film Camp: Let’s Make A Movie – 1-4pm – Let’s make a movie! This week campers will learn all the basics of filming a short film. We will storyboard our project, then write, act, and film our own movie or music video! The videos will be featured on the Community Arts Center Website and the Thalian Association Youtube Channel.
Week 2: June 14 – June 18
Welcome to Hollywood – 9am-Noon – Creative Arts Camp is rolling out the red carpet for all our aspiring actors. This week of camp will be inspired by all our favorite Movies and Celebrities with skits, scenes, and solo works that will help develop character acting and confidence. By the end of the week your camper just might be nominated for their own Creative Arts Camp Oscar!
Orange Street Pottery Camp – 1-4pm – We welcome campers to our 6th Summer of Pottery Camp! Campers will learn the basics of ceramics in this afternoon visual arts camp! All campers will create their very own completed piece of pottery that will be available for pick up 2 weeks after the conclusion of the camp. Supply fee of $10.
Week 3: June 21 – June 25
Fairytale Showtunes – 9am-Noon –This camp is for kids with big imagination! This week we will learn character development, practice voice and body language, learn basic choreography, and sing in character! Your camper will use classic fairytale elements to create their own happily ever after.
Rock and Roll Art Camp – 1-4pm – This music inspired art camp is for the musician in all of us. In this fun and crafty camp, all the art projects will be able to make music in some way. At the end of the week, we will form our Rock and Roll Art Band to create a song using our handmade instruments.
Week 4: June 28 – July 2
Magical Muggles– FULL DAY 9am-4pm – Still waiting for your Hogwarts letter? So are we! This unique immersive experience will be for us creative muggles ready to learn some magic! Step into platform 9 ¾ and travel to Hogwarts where we will make wands, play quidditch, craft potions, and get sorted into Houses. Each day campers will attend different Hogwarts classes and end the week with a House Cup (Field Day like) competition. This full day camp will have both a performance and visual art component that is perfect for all skill levels and Harry Potter knowledge. Let the magic begin! *Camp Director’s Favorite!
Week 5: July 12 – July 16
Disney Mania – 9am-Noon – Campers will work with their favorite Disney songs and characters to learn the fundamentals of singing and dancing! Build confidence and coordination to the tunes of Moana, Frozen 2, Tangled and more! The Friday showcase will be a Disney mashup that the whole family will enjoy.
Walt Disney’s World Showcase: Art Around the World – 1-4pm – Inspired by Disney Themed Artwork this week of camp will be jam-packed with arts and crafts from around the world. Each day campers will stamp their passport as they travel to new countries to practice different art techniques from different cultures.
Week 6: July 19 – July 23
Galaxy Far Far Away – 9am-Noon – A long time ago in a Galaxy Far Far Away there were creative young campers that gathered for a week of fantastical fun! This week of camp will have a choreography focus where campers will learn how to stage combat their mortal enemy, Darth Vader!
ARTsplosion: Big & Messy – 1-4pm – Do you like learning new things? Do you like art? Do you like to get messy? Then this is the camp for you! We will spend the week learning and creating a daily project together. We will use everything from paint to mud, and all the messy things in between! Each day will be a new project that will be sent home at the end of the week.
Week 7: July 26 – July 30
Musical Theatre Mayhem – 9am-Noon – What will it take to give your performer a little more of an edge? Musical Theater is all about becoming a triple threat! This week we will work on SINGING, DANCING, and ACTING to give your Rising Star a little taste of what Musical Theatre is all about!
Time Travelers: Art Sampler Class – 1-4pm – This week of camp will be jam-packed with arts and crafts. Each day campers will travel to a new decade to learn about famous artists and practice different visual art forms including drawing, painting, mixed media, sewing, photography, and more!
Week 8: August 2 – August 6
The Greatest ShowKid – 9am-Noon –”No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.” – P. Barnum. Ladies and Gentleman! Boys and Girls! Children of all Rising Star Ages! We welcome you to The Greatest Showkid Camp! Sing, dance, and act right into Broadway as you join us in this musical theatre camp exploring the musical hit, The Greatest Showman!
Comic Book Adventures – 1-4pm –Love to Draw? Love creating characters? This camp is for you! Campers will work on character development, make flip books, draw storyboards, and make their own comic books! Perfect for creative kids who like making stuff! Join for a week of fun and creativity!