Summer Camps 2016
Summer Camps are back! This year we are offering summer camps for children ages 3 - 14! Family night is Friday, June 24th, and kicks off at 5pm with a performance of Hamlet Jr.performed by the Folio Player's campers age 9-14.
PLAYING SHAKESPEARE: June 13 - 17, 9:30 -10:30 am. (Ages 2.5 - 4 years), Cost: $100: A 1-hour class using imaginative play, storytelling, dance, and craft work to introduce young children to Shakespeare. Themes include Fairies, Kings & Queens. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver.
SHAKESPEARE'S SANDBOX: June 13 - 17, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. (Ages 4 - 5 years), Cost: $200: This 2-hour camp is an extended, more immersive version of PLAYING SHAKESPEARE. Dropoff.
HAMLET, JR: June 20 - 24, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. (Ages 9 - 14 years*), Cost: $595: This camp is ideal for the budding actor in your family. After creating a supportive and nurturing ensemble through ensemble building activities and theater games, the campers will explore and rehearse a 45-minute version of Hamlet. This version of Hamlet will be adapted from the script used in our mainstage production. Campers will learn acting techniques for creating character, the difference between monologue and soliloquy, and general stagecraft. This camp promotes artistic self-expression, collaboration, literacy, self-confidence, and self-reliance. Hamlet Jr. will be performed on our mainstage on Friday, June 24th. * campers will receive their script prior to the start of camp.
THE GROUNDLINGS: June 27 - July 1, 1:00 - 4:00 pm. (Ages 6 - 8 years), Cost: $325: Through theater games, ensemble building activities, movement, and storytelling, campers will explore the play Hamlet. At week's end the campers will perform a 20-minute version of Hamletthat uses only Shakespeare's text to an invited audience of friends, family and grandparents. Dropoff.
TO REGISTER: Please complete the above application and email to firstname.lastname@example.org (payment to follow) OR mail directly to Shakespeare on the Sound, P. O. Box 15, Rowayton, CT 06853.