Classes consist of core classes in your primary discipline, and electives. Electives include further expansive studies in your primary discipline, classes in the alternate primary disciple (dance or theatre/musical theatre) as well as such complimentary classes as creative writing, visual arts, and equestrian. Dance and theatre/musical theatre electives might include; directing, dance on film, acting on camera, hip-hop, tap, monologue studies, audition prep., musical theatre dance, singing for dancers, Shakespeare, stage combat, choreography, etc.
Daily classes and rehearsals are held Mondays through Fridays, with additional rehearsals on Sundays. Saturdays are flexible days where students may enjoy different options for spending the day. Weekends are also the time for exciting camp activities, and favorite camp traditions celebrated together by students and faculty. Bonfires, Camp-Olympics, talent shows, the Fourth of July Parade, Camp-Halloween, Perry-Christmas, and cabin competitions make your camp experience complete!
Sample Daily Schedule for Residential Performing Arts Camps
(Times vary slightly by age group)
BREAKFAST: 7.50am – 8.20am
1st Period Class: 8.30am – 9.45am
2nd Period Class: 9.55am – 11.10am:
3rd Period Class: 11.20am – 12.35pm
Free Period: 1.15pm – 2.00pm
4th Period Class: 2.00pm – 3.15pm
5th Period Class: 3.25pm – 4.40pm
Rehearsal: 4.50pm – 6.00pm
DINNER: 6.10pm – 6.45pm
Lights Out: 10.00pm