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Performing Arts Camp | June 17 - 27, 2024

ANC Performing Arts Camp offers an exciting theatrical experience for current 6th, 7th & 8th graders culminating in a performance of  "Finding Nemo, JR." 

About Performing Arts Camp: 

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 Mitchell Performing Arts Center located on the ANC campus and will run 9am to 4pm weekdays Monday, June 17, to Wednesday, June 26, with the final performances Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 4pm & 6:30pm.

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 theater; 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 props, set painting, theatrical/jazz dance technique and theatrical make-up, as well as rehearsals for the performance of “Finding Nemo, JR.” 

Camp sessions will run from 9am to 4pm with a 30 minute lunch break.The first day of camp will run 9am-3pm.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 “Finding Nemo JR.” which will be at 4pm & 6:30pm on Thursday, June 27th, at the Mitchell Performing Art Center.  

The cost of Performing Arts Camp is $525 which includes a keepsake script, digital download of the dress rehearsal video, 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 $200 non-refundable deposit is due at registration and final payment is due by May 1, 2024. There is a discount of $50 off the camp total for deposits received before March 1, 2024. Gift certificates in any denomination are available for purchase. For more information, please email or call 267.502.2678. 

Sample Schedule

9:00 - Warm-up improv activity
9:30 - Jazz Technique
10:15 - Rehearse “Just Keep Swimming”
11:00 - Try on Costumes
11:30 - Rehearse Scene 3
12:15 - Brown Bag Lunch*
12:45 - Choreography for “Fish are Friends not Food”
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. 

group of kids performing on stage
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performance of the lion king
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performance of the lion king
performance of beauty and the beast
belle dancing with the beast
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