Youth Theatre Camp Tuesday August 6 2019 at 9:00 AM
Tuesday August 6 2019 at 9:00 AM
Positive reinforcement is the name of the game. After the warm-up sequence campers will get to know each other through additional theatre exercises and games. During the first week close attention is paid to each camper's needs and talents. The rest of the camp is then geared toward designing individual exercises for each camper, and exploring performance through children's poetry, jokes, movement, and short scripts, until each camper has a performance piece, with a variety of group and solo projects, designed to fit the comfort level of each individual.
As the camp progresses, we bring in a variety of literature and activities. If a child is still learning how to read, we use performance to help improve reading. If a child is shy, we work with them on how to perform in front of an audience while feeling safe and confident. During this time, we also give camper's all the basics they need to be successful actors: training in movement, stage direction, vocal projection, articulation, and emotional expression.
The final project of the camp is an onstage public performances on the final Friday of camp.
Key City Theatre
20 14th Ave North
Cranbrook BC V1C 6H4
This is a festival seating performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the venue.
Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.