TCT SUMMER CAMP

SUMMER CAMPS

THE MOST FUN YOU'LL HAVE INDOORS ALL SUMMER LONG.

yellow-lineSUMMER CAMPS 2017

Hello Summer!

Topeka Civic Theatre summer camps bring education to the stage for youth ages 4 to 17. Theatre camps and drama curriculum empower kids through the performing arts by building their confidence, leadership and team working skills. Parents love the safe, rewarding environment TCT provides their children as they explore the possibilities of theatre, build lifelong skills, meet friends and connect with mentors that extend far beyond the stage.

TOPEKA CIVIC THEATRE’S ACADEMY:  fun and rewarding summer camps that build life skills through stage skills.

ONE WEEK CAMPS

AGES 4 – 6

COST: $100 / $85

discount price applies to current
TCT Season Members and KIDS Club Members

WHAT TO EXPECT

During the one-week period your budding actor will explore with costumes, props, while learning basic theatre skills. On the last day, Share Day, they will present a short theatrical performance of a script adapted from children’s literature! Since each session is tied to a different theme, all adapted scripts will vary through the summer! A snack will be provided everyday by TCTA for both age groups.

yellow-lineONE WEEK CAMP SESSIONS

SESSION 1
JUNE 5 – 9

BROADWAY SEEDLINGS:
9am – Noon  |  AGES 4 – 5
BROADWAY SPROUTS:
1pm – 4pm  |  AGES 5 – 6

SESSION 2
JUNE 26 – 30

BROADWAY SEEDLINGS:
9am – Noon  |  AGES 4 – 5
BROADWAY SPROUTS:
1pm – 4pm  |  AGES 5 – 6

SESSION 3
JULY 17 – 21

BROADWAY SEEDLINGS:
9am – Noon  |  AGES 4 – 5
BROADWAY SPROUTS:
1pm – 4pm  |  AGES 5 – 6

BEST. SUMMER. EVER.

ENROLL TODAY!

yellow-line3 WEEK PERFORMANCE CAMPS

AGES 7 – 14+

COST: $375 / $350

discount price applies to current
TCT Season Members and KIDS Club Members

WHAT TO EXPECT

Over the course of 3 weeks, each class will:

  • Rehearse and perform a 30-50 minute show
  • Have dance rehearsal three days a week that is also shared on Share Day
  • Delve into an age-appropriate area of theatre/performance related to their show
    during enrichment periods
  • Create simple props, costume and set pieces
  • Gain confidence, creating and meeting goals, skills to help them think on their feet,
    and most importantly- HAVE FUN!

yellow-lineTHREE WEEK PERFORMANCE CAMP SESSIONS

All three week camps are from 8:30am – 4pm.
Parents can drop children off as early as 8:15am and pick up is between 3:40 – 4pm.
After-care is offered until 5:30pm for an additional $10 per day.
To take advantage of after-care, please call the Box Office.

SESSION 1
MAY 30 – JUNE 16

SESSION 2
JUNE 19 – JULY 7
*no class July 4

SESSION 3
JULY 10 – 28

CLASS
Superstars
Center Stage Players
Showtime Players
Act One Players
Take Two Players
Break A Leg Players

CLASS
7 / entering 1st grade – 8
9 – 10
10 – 11
11 – 12
12 – 13
14+

yellow-line3 WEEK TECH CAMPS

AGES 10 – 14

COST: $375 / $350

discount price applies to current
TCT Season Members and KIDS Club Members

WHAT TO EXPECT

Over the course of 3 weeks, students will learn introductory level concepts for technical
arts through hands-on games and activities. This includes concepts involved in:

  • Design (set, costume, and lighting
  • Props (design and create)
  • Painting techniques
  • Various crew positions- backstage, spot lights, sound, and lights as need for camp performances.

Students will work both in groups and independently and will need to be able to complete tasks independently with only minimal ongoing instruction.

yellow-lineTHREE WEEK TECH CAMP SESSIONS

All three week camps are from 8:30am – 4pm.
Parents can drop children off as early as 8:15am and pick up is between 3:40 – 4pm.
After-care is offered until 5:30pm for an additional $10 per day.
To take advantage of after-care, please call the Box Office.

SESSION 1
MAY 30 – JUNE 16

SESSION 2
JUNE 19 – JULY 7
*no class July 4

SESSION 3
JULY 10 – 28

FEES, PAYMENT PLANS & CANCELLATION POLICY

 

ONE WEEK CAMPS

One week camps must be paid for in full at the time of registration. Should you cancel our registration, TCT will retain a $25 processing fee. Registration is due Monday at 6pm one week prior to the first day of camp.

THREE WEEK CAMPS

A $50 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Registration is due Monday at 6pm one week prior to the first day of the applicable camp session.
Full payment is due no later than:
Session 1: MAY 15
Session 2: JUNE 5
Session 3: JUNE 26

 

DROP OFF / PICK UP

 

ONE WEEK CAMPS

MORNING SESSIONS:

Drop Off: 8:45 – 9am
Pick Up: 11:40am – 12pm

AFTERNOON SESSIONS:

Drop Off: 12:45 – 1pm
Pick Up: 3:40 – 4pm

THREE WEEK CAMPS

Parents may drop children off as early as 8:15am and pick up is between 3:40 – 4pm

After-care is offered until 5:30pm for an additional $10 per day.
To take advantage of after-care, please call the Box Office.

AFTER-CARE

After-care is offered until 5:30pm for an additional $10 per day.
To take advantage of after-care, please call the Box Office at 357.5211.

SHARE DAY

PERFORMANCE CAMPS
(applies to both one and three week sessions)

Each class will perform a show on the last day of class. Tickets for all shows are $3 plus tax. Tickets may be reserved through the Box Office once camp begins.

TECHNICAL THEATRE CAMPS

All campers are assigned to a performance camp show to help design and build various props, set and costume pieces. If you’d like to see your child’s work in action, you may purchase tickets at the Box Office for the show for $3 plus tax. Tickets may be reserved once camp begins.

KIDS CLUB

THE COOLEST CLUB IN TOWN

Topeka Civic Theatre’s KIDS CLUB, a season membership for our TCT Academy and Theatre for Young Audience shows.

KIDS CLUB

KIDS CLUB members get 6 tickets to use for any TCT Academy or TYA show. Plus early reservations and a discount on one TCT Academy class or camp.

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KIDS Club is a bank of six tickets
which you can use to see any topeka civic theatre Academy or theatre for young audience (tya) show.
Bring a friend and see three shows,
bring the whole family to one show or see all six yourself.
It’s totally up to you. (now that’s cool.)

KIDS CLUB SEASON MEMBERSHIP

A flexible season membership made just for TCT’s Academy productions.

“I know from personal experience that when you share live theatre with children, you create well rounded, imaginative and creative kids. Please make plans to introduce a child in your life to the wonderful magic of live theatre.” -Shannon Reilly, TCT Artist Director & Dad

BENEFITS

KIDS CLUB is a Season Membership for Topeka Civic Theatre’s Academy and TYA shows.

INCLUDES:

  • Bank of (6) tickets – FLEXIBLE
  • Early Reservations
  • Discount on one TCT Academy Class or Summer Camp (10%)

FLEXIBLE TICKETS

With a Kids Club Membership you get six tickets to use as you choose to any of our four TCT Academy and two TYA (Theatre for Young Audience) shows. You may use your tickets all yourself and see each show, or choose three shows and bring a friend, or even take the whole family out. It’s totally up to you. Flexibility is great!

CLASSES

WHERE TOMORROW’S

STARS BEGIN.

 

 

WHY THEATRE EDUCATION MATTERS.

TEACHES

  • leadership and communication skills
  • appreciation for the performing arts
  • independence and resilience

DEVELOPS

  • artist expression
  • willingness to take risks
  • real-world problem-solving ability

PROMOTES

  • collaboration
  • community
  • commitment

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SPRING ACADEMY CLASS INFORMATION
enrollment closed

MONDAY: Broadway Sprouts  |  Share Day April 24
TUESDAY: Civic Stars  |  Share Day April 25

FRIDAY, MARCH 24: Spring Fever  |  9am – 4pm  |  Bring a sack lunch