Who to Contact

Sarah Waelchli
267-502-2678, sarah.waelchli@ancss.org

Camp Activities:

  • vocal production
  • improvisation
  • theatrical/jazz dance
  • lighting
  • props
  • set dressing
  • sound
  • costumes
  • theatrical make-up

Sample Schedule:

  • 9:00 Warm-up improv activity
  • 9:30 Jazz Technique
  • 10:15 Rehearse “A Whole New World”
  • 11:00 Try on Costumes
  • 11:30 Rehearse Scene 3
  • 12:15 Brown Bag Lunch*
  • 12:45 Choreography for “Arabian Nights”
  • 1:45 Props creation
  • 2:45 Run Finale
  • 3:45 Wrap-up exercise

*Campers should bring their own lunches. They will have access to a refrigerator and microwave.

Academics

Summer Camps | Performing Arts Camp

June 20-30, 2018
6th, 7th & 8th graders
$525
267-502-2678 www.ancss.org

Learn character creation, choreography, blocking, and vocal production. Sessions include stage combat, dance technique and theater production as well as rehearsing and performing Disney’s Aladdin Jr. Optional one-day workshop in set construction on June 18 which is open to any 6th, 7th & 8th graders.

ANC Performing Arts Camp offers an exciting theatrical experience for current 6th, 7th & 8th graders culminating in a performance of Disney’s "Aladdin, JR." Our professional group of teachers will lead your child through the process of blocking, vocal production, learning choreography and character development. The camp is held in the state-of-the-art Mitchell Performing Arts Center located on the ANC campus and will run Wednesday, June 20, to Friday, June 29th, 2017, with the final performances on Saturday, June 30th at 11 am and 2 pm.

This camp will foster the imagination, creativity and practical performance skills of the campers as well as provide a positive space to make new friends. Campers will be exposed to many aspects of theatre; those who are newer to this art form will be given an introduction and those with experience will be pushed to advance their skills. The camp will feature break-out sessions such as sound, rigging, stage combat, lighting, theatrical/jazz dance technique and theatrical make-up, as well as rehearsals for the performance of “Aladdin, JR.”

Camp sessions will run from 9am to 4pm with a 30 minute lunch break. Campers should bring their own brown bag lunch and will have access to a refrigerator and microwave. All campers will be included onstage for the performances of Disney’s “Aladdin, JR.” which will be at 11am & 2pm on Saturday, June 30th, at the Mitchell Performing Art Center.

We will once again offer a one-day workshop on set construction 9am-4pm on Monday, June 18th, limited to 12 students. Participants will learn basic design concepts and practical construction skills including the safe usage of power tools. This knowledge will be put to use immediately building a portion of the set to be used in the rehearsals and performances of Disney’s “Aladdin, JR.”

The cost of Performing Arts Camp is $525 which includes a keepsake script, dress rehearsal DVD, and camp t-shirt. Campers will be provided with a costume to wear during the performance but are required to provide their own dance shoes and undergarments as well as rehearsal clothing. A $150 non-refundable deposit is due at registration and final payment is due by May 1, 2018. There is a discount of $75 off the camp total for deposits received before February 1, 2018. The one-day set construction workshop is $50 for those enrolled in the performing arts camp and $75 for non-campers. Gift certificates in any denomination are available for purchase. For more information, please email sarah.waelchli@ancss.org or call 267.502.2678.

SYNOPSIS

Based on the iconic animated film, with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, Disney’s Aladdin JR. is sure to send audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure.

When the street urchin, Aladdin, vies for the attention of the beautiful princess, Jasmine, he uses a genie's magic power to become a prince in order to marry her. Iago, Jafar, the Genie and more are here in Disney’s Aladdin JR., a musical adventure filled with magic, mayhem and the power of love.

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