Theatre Classes, Camp & Workshops

Musical Theatre Camp 2017

Musical Theatre Camp

Join us for this exciting summer program! Each one week session includes instruction in voice, dance, basic acting technique and working as an ensemble. No previous theater experience required, beginners (and boys) are encouraged to join. Culminates in a studio performance. Directed by Stapleton Theatre Company veteran Barbara Kessell. Barbara has performed and/or assistant directed with the Town Players/Stapleton Theatre Company since 2004, and has over 20 years' experience teaching music to children ages 5-12. Roles at STC include Ida in "Honk!," Auntie Em in "The Wizard of Oz," The Cat in the Hat in "Seussical, the Musical," and Nancy in "Oliver!" Barbara has also performed with the Novato Theater Company as Gorgeous in "The Sisters Rosensweig," and Ms. McQueen/Dancer in "Urinetown." She also performs as part of a '70s Pop Duo for Bread & Roses.

Session 1: 5-8 year olds: July 10–14
We'll sing, dance and act to some of your favorite Disney© musicals such as Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King and more! A week of magical Disney-inspired fun for our youngest performers. Choreographer Bella Qureshi joins Barbara for this extra special camp.
Fee: $260
Meets: 1:00-4:00 pm
Location: 118 Greenfield Avenue, San Anselmo

Session 2: 8-12 year olds: Aug 7–11
We will explore Broadway classics such as West Side Story, A Chorus Line and Chicago with a special emphasis on movement, dance and stage combat (Sharks v. Jets!) as guest artist Zoe Swenson Graham joins Barbara for this action-packed week.
Fee: $260
Meets: 1:00-4:00 pm
Location: 118 Greenfield Avenue, San Anselmo