Drama by George, an educational theater company, is looking to help child and teenage actors fine tune their skills with summer day camps.
The camps will be held at Bellarmine University, and will be open to children and teens ages 8 through 16, organizers said. There will be three camps: the Center Stage Drama Camp, the Advanced Center Stage Drama Camp and the Comedy Improv Camp, according to a news release.
“Drama by George grows students with compassion and character through the power of dramatic storytelling, George Halitzka, the artistic director of Drama by George, stated in the release. “Since 2007, we’ve invested in the lives of more than 78,000 students through the performing arts.”
The Center Stage Drama Camp will look to teach basic acting skills and have participants ready to perform a play in one week’s time. It’s for ages 8 to 12 and will run from June 24-28, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuition for this camp is $169.
The Advanced Center Stage Drama Camp is intended for experienced young actors to take their skills “to the next level,” the release said, adding it’s for ages 11-14 and will run from July 8-19, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuition for this camp is $349.
The Comedy Improv Camp is meant to teach its students the basic of improv comedy. It’s for ages 13 to 16 and will from July 22-26, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuition for this camp is $169.