The Abbeville Opera House Youth Theatre

SUMMER THEATRE CAMPS 2017

Ryan Hewitt, Director of the Abbeville Opera House Youth Theatre

The Abbeville Opera House Youth Theatre Director Ryan Hewitt announces two new summer theatre camps in June and July taught by MaryJane Swygert and Lisa McConnell. FABULOUS FAIRY TALE FIASCO CAMP from June 26 to 30 and MAKE 'EM LAUGH CAMP from July 24 to 28.

FABULOUS FAIRY TALE FIASCO CAMP

Taught by Lisa McConnell and MaryJane Swygert

We will teach your child exciting lessons designed to inspire their creativity, build self-confidence, and ignite their imagination. This camp is geared toward theatre, fun and friends. We will teach your child through age appropriate lessons designed to inspire their creativity and ignite their imaginations. Explore the wonder of imagination. Learn the essential tools of the actor's trade. Re-imagine scenes from your favorite Fairy Tales. This week long camp teaches classes in improve, movement, design, voice and diction, character development, stage games and much more. The Fabulous Fairy Tale Fiasco Camp culminates in a showcase performance on Friday, June 30 at 12 noon for parents and friends on the stage of the historic Abbeville Opera House.

June 26th- 30th - 9:00-12:30 - Cost: $100 - Age: Rising 1st-5th Graders

Limited Space Available ---- Class Minimum: 8 students

MAKE 'EM LAUGH (Performance Camp)

Taught by Lisa McConnell and MaryJane Swygert

This one-week camp is geared toward children in Middle School. Join us for a fun-packed summer of acting, singing and dancing at the Abbeville Opera House. The camp will teach students the art of singing, dancing and acting. Students will develop the necessary skills needed for performance - singing, dancing, voice, acting and performance skills. The program is designed for individuals with varied levels of singing and movement ability and will culminate in a showcase performance on Friday, July 28 at 12 noon for parents and friends on the stage of the historic Abbeville Opera House.

Limited Space Available --- Class Minimum: 8 students

Please visit the Box Office Monday-Friday from 10:00-2:00 to register for camp or call the Abbeville Opera House at (864) 366-2157

Registration forms are available at the Abbeville Opera House Box Office.

UPCOMING FALL CLASSES 2017

Abbeville Opera House Youth Theatre Academy - 2017

Do you have a future actor or actress in your house? The Abbeville Opera House Youth Theatre classes will cover basic acting principles and techniques along with theatre games, scene work, auditioning, voice and diction, and much more. The theatre courses are designed to prepare your child for his or her turn on the stage! Check out the following classes currently being offered.

Benefits

Youth theatre can be a safe space in which young people can explore issues, take risks and test their emotional and physical boundaries.

What does youth theater do for a child?

Youth Theater... develops confidence, self discipline and self esteem helps kids learn to organize and prioritize increases the ability to converse with adults improves communication skills and develops teamwork skills broadens young people’s horizons through new experiences allows kids to be kids - having fun and being creative

Sign up NOW!

. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE ABBEVILLE OPERA HOUSE AT (864) 366-2157.