A creative, process-based theater camp for children ages 8-16 with an interest in the performing arts. All classes are taught by theater professionals from HVSF’s acting company and renowned Education Programs. We make Shakespeare fun! The camp includes classes in theater games, improvisation, stage combat, text analysis, acting and vocal production that provide an exciting opportunity to explore language, characters and acting techniques. We invite you to a place where spontaneity is encouraged, imaginations are challenged and memories will be infinite! Children in all age groups may enroll for either week or the full two-week program.
Location: Haldane Jr. High School, Cold Spring, NY
Great For: 8 - 16 year olds (based on enrollment, campers will be divided into smaller, age-appropriate groups)
Price: $350 per week
Contact: Nora Wilcox, Associate Director of Education at (845) 809-5750 x13 or firstname.lastname@example.org
More Info: View the registration form
Discounts and Promotions:
NEW! Campers in the 13-16 age group will participate in longer master classes with each Camp Instructor and be provided exciting opportunities to work directly with guest artists. With a focus on maintaining a relaxed and supportive atmosphere, our senior campers will be given fun and new creative challenges that will make their time at Shakespeare Summer Camp even more memorable!
HVSF is thrilled to open applications for the Balter Family Scholarship, a fully-funded scholarship program for residents of Peekskill, NY between the ages of 8 – 16 years old to attend our Shakespeare Summer Camp! Geared toward children with an interest in the performing arts, our creative, process-based theater camp is perfect for all skill-levels. Scholarships may be awarded for either the one-week or two-week program, and transportation to and from Peekskill may be available (but is not guaranteed).
Apply by June 5 to be considered this year!
Do you know someone in your school or community that you want to recommend for the scholarships? Recommendation letters may be included with the proof of residency and parent letter and will be taken into consideration during the review process.
Submissions must be received by June 5, 2017. Awards will be announced June 9, 2017. There are select spots available. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Upon award, registration forms will be provided for completion in order to finalize your camper’s spot at Shakespeare Summer Camp!