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Summer Camps

Our camps offer opportunities to a wide range of artists, varying from young learners to veteran performers. We aim to share awe inspiring experiences and develop all participants theatre knowledge and skill. Through which skills like creativity, communication, and confidence are sure to grow. Back to Academy ›

Acting Adventures - *SOLD OUT*  

Ages 3-5

Monday-Friday, July 8-12, 9AM-11AM

Cost: $90

Early learner’s imaginations will soar as they engage in dramatic play diving into stories filled with adventure! Children will learn to use the tools of an actor to become many characters, transforming their voices and bodies and using cooperation to explore stories. Students will also practice their early literacy skills as they examine a story’s setting, sequence story events, and even problem solve to change the story outcomes!

Sing and Act Out! - *SOLD OUT*   

Ages 4-6

Monday-Friday, July 15-19, 9AM-11AM

Cost: $90

Students use their bodies, voices and imaginations, and develop their cooperation skills, to explore stories and take imaginary journeys. All sessions include music, dance and visual art with an emphasis on dramatic play! Get ready to see these young learners singing songs and putting on their own plays for you at home!

Sing, Dance, Act- Session 1  

Rising grades 2-5

Session 1: Mon.- Fri. ,June 24-28, 9AM-3PM

Cost: $240

Students will create scenes and musical numbers while developing strong physical characters and staging stories as an ensemble. Young actors will engage in various Broadway singing styles, scenes and dance techniques throughout this fun-filled camp!

Sing, Dance, Act- Session 2   

Rising grades 2-5

Session 2: Mon.- Fri., July 22-26, 9AM-3PM

$240

Students will create scenes and musical numbers while developing strong physical characters and staging stories as an ensemble. Young actors will engage in various Broadway singing styles, scenes and dance techniques throughout this fun-filled camp!

Architects of the Stage  

Rising grades 3-6

Monday- Friday, July 8-12, 1PM-4PM

$150

This is a camp for actors and artists that focuses on the stage and behind the scenes! This camp is designed for students who love to work hands on and see themselves as an artist in many roles. For one half of the class, students rehearse a short play focusing on creating an ensemble while making the play come alive theatrically. The second half of the class is dedicated to creating and constructing a scale model of the set.

Wizard Academy- Session 1  

Rising grades 3-6

Session 1: Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 9AM-3PM

$250

Do you love the magical wizarding world of Harry Potter and similar stories? If so, you will love this week-long camp in which students will build their arts skills through activities based on the well-known works of J.K. Rowling. Students will be sorted into houses, build their own wands, create charms and potions, and write and perform their very own wizard inspired scenes and stories. You won’t want to miss this magical camp!

Wizard Academy- Session 2  

Rising grades 3-6

Session 2: Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 9AM-3PM

$250

Do you love the magical wizarding world of Harry Potter and similar stories? If so, you will love this week-long camp in which students will build their arts skills through activities based on the well-known works of J.K. Rowling. Students will be sorted into houses, build their own wands, create charms and potions, and write and perform their very own wizard inspired scenes and stories. You won’t want to miss this magical camp!

Audition Workshop  

Rising grades 3-6

Monday- Friday, August 12-16, 9AM - 12PM

$145

Join professional Fulton Theatre actors for this fun and important class. When it comes to auditioning, the more prepared you are the better! Let’s face it, auditioning is not easy! This class is designed to assist the student in developing strong ability to deliver text as a song. Emphasis is on the combination of acting and singing skills to make a well-rounded performance. This class will strengthen vocal techniques, expand song repertoire, reduce singing anxiety, and prepare musical theatre audition material.

Acting Essentials  

Rising grades 6-12

Monday-Friday, July 15-19, 1PM-4PM

$145

Students will dive into the Actor’s process analyzing and creating characters through individual and ensemble scene study. Students will learn how to use their bodies and voices to build strong and believable characters and relationships with fellow actors. Students will also get an inside peek of the Fulton Theatre and the entire theatrical process and the many artists that it takes to make a production successful!

Broadway Jr. Production- Once on This Island Jr.- Session 1 - *Sold Out*  

Teens Ages 12-18

Session 1: Mon.-Fri., June 17-July 7, 9AM-4PM

$425

Be a part of the Fulton Theatre’s most popular camp as we create the engaging and powerful musical Once on This Island Jr. Conceptualize the show as a director and a designer and then become a member of an exciting musical cast! Students will participate in all aspects of the show, training in strong performance techniques and developing a depth of knowledge for a theatrical production. Ensemble skills will be practiced and strong friendships will be formed at this high-energy camp. *Performance will be Sunday Evening, July 7

Broadway Jr. Production- Once on This Island Jr.- Session 2  

Ages 12-18

Session 2: Mon.-Fri., July 8-20, 9AM – 4PM

$325

Be a part of the Fulton Theatre’s most popular camp as we create the engaging and powerful musical Once on This Island Jr. Conceptualize the show as a director and a designer and then become a member of an exciting musical cast! Students will participate in all aspects of the show, training in strong performance techniques and developing a depth of knowledge for a theatrical production. Ensemble skills will be practiced and strong friendships will be formed at this high-energy camp. *Performance will be Saturday morning, July 20

Broadway Jr. Once on This Island Technical Track- Session 1  

Ages 12-18

Session 1: Mon.-Fri., June 17-July 7, 9AM-4PM

$425

n the theatre, it takes a talented village to create a production, and there are many types of theatre artists including Lighting, Sound, and Costume Designers as well as Stage Managers and the production team. If you are a self-directed learner and these technical roles, along with aspects of performing, interest you, then we encourage you to register for our Technical Track! Because it is important for theater technicians to understand and have experience in all areas of theater practice, Tech students will actively participate in beginning stages of the production, from auditions to learning the music and choreography. They will then help to create the world of the show through the building of set and props. During the show, students will have the opportunity to perform as ensemble members while assisting in making the backstage elements of the performance run smoothly. Tech track students will have the additional experience of shadowing and learning from the Fulton Theatre’s professional production team throughout their time at camp! There are only 10 student spots open for the Technical Track per session. *Performance will be Sunday Evening, July 7

Broadway Jr. Once on This Island Technical Track- Session 2  

Ages 12-18

Session 2: Mon.-Fri., July 8-20, 9AM – 4PM

$325

In the theatre, it takes a talented village to create a production, and there are many types of theatre artists including Lighting, Sound, and Costume Designers as well as Stage Managers and the production team. If you are a self-directed learner and these technical roles, along with aspects of performing, interest you, then we encourage you to register for our Technical Track! Because it is important for theater technicians to understand and have experience in all areas of theater practice, Tech students will actively participate in beginning stages of the production, from auditions to learning the music and choreography. They will then help to create the world of the show through the building of set and props. During the show, students will have the opportunity to perform as ensemble members while assisting in making the backstage elements of the performance run smoothly. Tech track students will have the additional experience of shadowing and learning from the Fulton Theatre’s professional production team throughout their time at camp! There are only 10 student spots open for the Technical Track per session. *Performance will be Saturday morning, July 20

Music Theatre Dance  

Rising Grades 6-12

Monday-Friday, July 29 - August 2, 9AM- 11AM

$115

In this creative movement course, students will develop an understanding of various dance styles and terms that are seen on the stage! Students will engage in jazz, modern, and ballet techniques while building creative self-expression and confidence.

Audition Workshop- Teens  

Ages 12-18

Monday-Friday, August 12-16, 1PM - 4PM

$145

Join professional Fulton Theatre actors for this fun and important class. When it comes to auditioning, the more prepared you are the better! Let’s face it, auditioning is not easy! This class is designed to assist the student in developing strong ability to deliver text as a song. Emphasis is on the combination of acting and singing skills to make a well-rounded performance. This class will strengthen vocal techniques, expand song repertoire, reduce singing anxiety, and prepare musical theatre audition material.

To register by phone, please call the Box Office at 717-397-7425

Academy Programs

Early Childhood

Young children (ages 3-5) explore dramatic play through storytelling, music, dance/movement, and puppetry. The Early Childhood Program develops creativity, social and emotional skills, and problem-solving techniques.

Elementary School

Elementary aged youth explore the many components of the performing arts. Students hone their skills focusing on their Actor's Tools: Body, Voice, Imagination, and Ensemble Cooperation.

Teen Conservatory

Teens will sharpen their skills for strong performance techniques and learn a depth of knowledge for theatre production. Students will discover the artist within through intensive exercises in acting voice, physical movement/dance and ensemble development.

Adult

Whether a professional theatre artist, a public speaker or a mom or grandfather, theatre classes add dimension to lifelong learning.

For currently enrolled and recently accepted students