2017 Summer Theater Camps and Classes

2017 Summer Camps and Classes

Classes and Youth Theater:

Charis Center for the Arts

2017 Charis Center for the Arts Drama Coaching Classes, Wednesdays, July 18 – August 17, 2017

College Park Arts Exchange

2017 Summer Youth Musical by College Park Arts Exchange, Sun, Tue, Thu afternoons, July 16-Aug 5, 2017
Show: Oliver Twist! by College Park Arts Exchange, Aug 4 & 5

Laurel Mill Playhouse

2017 Music Theatre Intensive at Laurel Mill Playhouse, Mon, Wed eve & Sat aft, June 12-Aug 20, 2017
Show: Into the Woods, Jr. at Laurel Mill Playhouse, Aug 4-19

Theater Day Camps:

Friends Community School in College Park

NOTE: These are the theater camps. Friends also has summer camps in the areas of STEM, Sports, Visual Arts, and others.
2017 Music Theater Boot Camp at Friends Community School, alternate weeks July 3-Aug 4, 2017
2017 The Play’s The Thing Camp at Friends Community School, alternate weeks July 10-28, 2017

City of Greenbelt Recreation Department

Registration for 2017 Spring and Summer camps opens February 1, 2017 for residents and February 15, 2017 for non-residents of the City of Greenbelt. Click here for all opportunities.
NOTE: These are the theater camps. Greenbelt also has summer camps in the areas of Sports, Outings, and others.
2017 Creative Kids Camp with the Greenbelt Recreation Department, biweekly June 19-Aug 11, 2017
2017 Performance Camp with the Greenbelt Recreation Department, Aug 14-18, 2017
2017 Camp Encore with the Greenbelt Recreation Department, June 19-July 14, 2017
Show: Camp Encore presents Romeo and Juliet at the Greenbelt Arts Center, July 12-13
2017 Circus Camp with the Greenbelt Recreation Department, June 19-Aug 25, 2017

Greenwood School in Hyattsville

NOTE: These are the theater camps. Greenwood also has summer camps in the areas of Visual Arts and others.
2017 Just Off Broadway Camp at Greenwood School, June 19 – 23, 2017
2017 Behind the Scenes Camp at Greenwood School, July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
2017 Show Prep Camp at Greenwood School, August 7 – 11, 2017
2017 On Stage Camp at Greenwood School, August 14 – 18, 2017

Joe’s Movement Emporium in Mount Rainier

2017 Art Exposed Camp at Joe’s Movement Emporium, weekly June 19-Aug 18, 2017
2017 Cultural Journey Camp at Joe’s Movement Emporium, June 19-July 14, 2017
Show: Cultural Journey Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, July 14, 2017, 5:30pm
2017 Creative Robotics Camp at Joe’s Movement Emporium, July 10-28, 2017
2017 Dance Theater Experience Camp at Joe’s Movement Emporium, July 17-Aug 11, 2017
Show: Dance Theater Experience Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Aug 17, 2017, at 5:30pm

Prince George’s County camps:

Registration for 2017 Summer Camps & PreSchool courses begins…
Saturday, February 25, 9am for Prince George’s County residents
Saturday, March 4, 9am for non-residents
Click here for more information.
NOTE: These are the theater camps. The M-NCCP also has summer camps in the areas of Visual Arts, Sports, STEM, and others.

Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center in College Park
2017 Comedy Arts Camp at Clarice Smith, Jun 19-30, 2017
2017 Exploring Theater Arts for Children Camp at Clarice Smith, July 3-14, 2017
2017 Making a Musical Camp at Clarice Smith, July 31-August 11, 2017
2017 Performing Arts Workshop at Clarice Smith, July 17-28, 2017

Harmony Hall Regional Center in Fort Washington
2017 Exploring Theater Arts Camp for Mixed Ages at Harmony Hall, Jun 19-30 & Jul 17-28, 2017
2017 Performing Arts Workshop at Harmony Hall, Jul 3-14, 2017

Huntington Community Center in Bowie
2017 Theater Camp for Teens at the Huntington Community Center, Aug 7-18, 2017

Lake Arbor Community Center in Mitchellville
2017 Exploring Theater Arts Camp for Mixed Ages at Lake Arbor, biweekly, Jun 19-Aug 11, 2017

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse in Cheverly
2017 Making a Musical Camp at the Publick Playhouse, July 3-14, 2017
2017 Theater Improvisation Camp at the Publick Playhouse, July 17-21, 2017

Temple Hills Community Center
2017 Theater Camp for Children at the Temple Hills Community Center, June 19-30 & July 31-Aug 11, 2017

Venus Theatre Play Shack in Laurel

2017 camp has not yet been posted.
2016 Summer Camp at the Venus Theatre, August 1 – 5, 2016

Hairspray Jr by the Bowie Community Theatre, May 5-14

Hairspray Jr by the Bowie Community Theatre, May 5-14

Bowie Community Theatre Youth Theatre Program
Hairspray Jr
Book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, Music by Marc Shaiman, Lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. Based on the film written and directed by John Waters.

Performance Location: Bowie Community Theatre
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
13106 Annapolis Road
Bowie MD 20720

Performances: May 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 2017
Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00PM
Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2PM

Bowie Community Theatre (BCT) Youth Theatre Program presents their first production with the fun musical that continues to bring the beat throughout the state and country! Hairspray JR is the youth adaptation of the award-winning musical based on the John Waters’ movie, “Hairspray” that follows the changes in America in the 1960s through the communities of Baltimore, Maryland.

Join Tracy Turnblad, Motormouth Maybelle, Corny Collins, Amber Van Tussle, Link Larkin and the whole gang for this wonderful show brought to you by BCT and a grant from the City of Bowie Arts Programs.

Ticket Prices for Hairspray, Jr: $10/Adults, $8/Students/Seniors/Military, 3 and under FREE

Buy tickets on-line.

Blue Sky Puppets presents The Three Not So Little Pigs at College Park Arts Exchange, Apr 23 at 3pm

Blue Sky Puppets presents The Three Not So Little Pigs at College Park Arts Exchange, Apr 23 at 3pm

College Park Arts Exchange

April 23, 2017 at 3pm

Blue Sky Puppet Theatre:
The Three Not So Little Pigs

Location: Youth and Family Services, 4912 Nantucket Avenue, near Rhode Island/Edgewood.

Watkins Nature Center Puppet Show, Apr 14 at 2pm

Watkins Nature Center Puppet Show, Apr 14 at 2pm

Watkins Nature Center at Watkins Park presents a nature-themed puppet show and a chance to meet an animal.

Watkins Nature Center, Location: 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro MD 20774, Phone: 301-218-6702

Tickets: $3 for residents of Prince George’s County; $4 for non-residents.

Billy B.: Billy B. Pre at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 13

Billy B.: Billy B. Pre at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 13

Tiny Tots Thursday
Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 9:30 am & 11:15 am
Billy B.: Billy B. Pre

Location: Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Billy B. introduces preschoolers to the pride of helping themselves and to the joys of nature in this performance bursting with energetic songs and dances about swamps, estuaries, biodiversity, rainforests, geology and natural wonders. Billy knows that kids love to move and make noise so he creates kinetic learning experiences with original and outlandish melodies that have children dancing, singing, and celebrating life on Earth.

Recommended for Grades Pre-K – 2

Tickets: $5/person. Special offer: Buy 1 ticket, get 1 free