Summer Camp Open House and WAG Showcase
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Strand-Capitol and Weary Arts Group Summer Camp Open House on Tuesday, May 31 from 5:30-7:00 PM at the Strand-Capitol. Free Event.
Summer Camp Open House, Tuesday, May 31
Interested students and families are invited to attend a Summer Camp Open House on Tuesday, May 31 from 5:30-7:00 PM at the Strand-Capitol. Students and Parents will have a chance to learn a short dance, play theater games and meet camp staff. At 7:00 PM, Weary Arts Group will present a performance showcase in the Capitol Theatre with students from previous camps and local youth talent.
The Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center and the Weary Arts Group are partnering to offer students ages 6 and up the chance to spend their summer on the big stage. Three two-week camp sessions will offer intensive experiences and training in acting, dance, singing, stagecraft and more. All camps are 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM and take place at the Strand-Capitol in downtown York.
2016 Summer Camp Sessions:
Fantasy and Fairy Tales: A theatrical journey into the mystical world of dragons, goblins, princesses and fools. June 20 – June 30
Shakespeare and Green Mythology: Hamlet and Hercules? Cupid and Capulet? Explore some of theater’s greatest stories and how they come alive today. July 5 – July 15
Broadway and Film, Then and Now: Step onto the sets of stage and screen, both as an actor and a director. July 18 – July 29
The cost for each two-week camp session is $300 and includes a breakfast snack and lunch. Scholarships are available thanks to generous donor gifts. Registration forms and more information are available at mystrandcapitol.org/camp or by calling 717-846- 1111.
About the Weary Arts Group:
The Weary Arts Group is dedicated to the advancement of arts education for students of all ages in the York area, as well as abroad. We believe that excellent training in the arts leads to greater leaders in all fields and careers.
About the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center:
The Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center enriches the community through performing arts, education and entertainment. Featuring two historic theaters – the 1,262 seat Strand Theatre and the 450 seat Capitol Theatre – the Strand-Capitol brings some of the biggest names in live, professional performing arts along with impactful education programs.
50 N George Street, York, PA 17401
Several convenient garage parking options and outdoor parking lots are available. Parking fees and hours of operation vary among the lots and garages below. For exact fees and hours, please contact the individual parking location directly. – CGA Parking Lot (George Street) – King Street Parking Garage – Market Street Parking Garage – Philadelphia Street Parking Garage – Central Market Parking Deck (Beaver Street) – St. John’s Parking Lot (Beaver Street)