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School Credit Available for Palmdale Playhouse Summer Camp

School Credit Available for Palmdale Playhouse Summer Camp

PALMDALE –  Students enrolled in any Antelope Valley Union High School District (AVUHSD) school are eligible for elective credits for successful completion of the City of Palmdale’s Senior Summer Theatre Camp.

“Students who satisfactorily complete the comprehensive Senior Summer Theatre Camp course have the opportunity to earn 10 elective credits through their school,” said Playhouse Theatre Operations Assistant Linda Willis.

Spots are still available for all of the Palmdale Playhouse’s camps, including Junior and Senior Summer Theatre Camps, Symphonic Orchestra Camp and Dance Camp.

All four camps have limited enrollment.  Registration will continue during normal box office hours until the camps are filled.  Regular box office hours are Monday through Thursday, 3 pm to 7 pm, and two hours prior to all ticketed events.

Junior Theatre Camp introduces children ages 9 through 12 to theatre through hands-on experience in acting, scene painting and prop creation.  Camp dates are June 13 to June 24 from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  The cost for the program is $100 for Palmdale residents and $150 for non-residents.  A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due at registration.  Two performances will take place on June 25. Class size is limited to 20 students.

Senior Summer Theatre Camp is a comprehensive program for students ages 13 through 19 that includes instruction in nearly every aspect of live theatre. Camp dates are July 5 to July 22 from 8 am to 4 pm, and July 25 to July 28 from 8 am to 2 pm. The total cost for the program is $350 for Palmdale residents and $400 for non-residents.  A non-refundable deposit of $100 is due at registration.  Performance dates are July 29, 30 and 31.  Class size is limited to 30 students.

Symphonic Orchestra Camp is an intensive program that includes sectional and group work for intermediate to advanced musicians.    Camp dates are May 31 through June 10 from 6:30 pm to 9 pm.  The total cost for the program is $150 for Palmdale residents and $200 for non-residents.  A non-refundable deposit of $75 is due at registration.  This year’s camp will present a concert on June 11, featuring current pop musical selections.   Class size is limited to 25 students.

Dance Camp is an opportunity for beginning and advanced beginning dancers ages 7 to 12 to learn character dance and mime as well as classical ballet technique. Camp dates are June 20 to June 30 from 9 am to 1 pm. The total cost for the program is $100 for Palmdale residents and $150 for nonresidents. A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due at registration. This year’s camp will hold one public performance on July 1 entitled “Coppelia“ featuring mechanical dolls.  Class size is limited to 15 students.

For more information please call the Palmdale Playhouse at 661/267-5684.

 

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Communications Department · 38300 Sierra Highway · Palmdale, CA  93550

www.cityofpalmdale.org

 

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February 23, 2011 Posted by | City of Palmdale, palmdale, Palmdale Playhouse Summer Camp | , , | Leave a comment