FIRST EVER JR. MUSICAL PERFORMANCE CAMP
Two-week Camp: June 18-22; 25-29: 9 am-4 pm with exceptions
Performances on June 29, matinee and evening
Provided through MCC-Longview College for Kids
Staffed by Lee’s Summit West & Summit Theatre Group
Open to those who have completed 3rd-8th grade. Limited to 40 students
Do you love to perform? Love to sing and act? Do you want to learn more about performing on stage? Have stage experience? New to the stage? Then, this camp is for you! Staffed by Lee’s Summit West & Summit Theatre Group campers will spend two weeks working on the musical, Disney’s The Lion King Jr. for performance at the end of camp. Camp time will be spent learning songs, choreography, blocking as well as working behind the scenes on props and set design. Campers will also learn about being a good performer, stage presence, improved confidence along with other theatrical skills. All kids are welcome; experienced performers and kids new to theatre alike! Campers will get the chance to perform a real musical on a real theatre stage!
About Disney’s The Lion King Jr.: The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, Rafiki, Timon, Pumbaa and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle…and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale. With fun costumes and familiar songs campers are sure to have a great time!
This is a two-week daily camp; attendance for both weeks is required. Campers may be responsible for partial costumes upon director request. Campers will perform Disney’s The Lion King Jr. on Friday, June 29 matinee and evening performance. An extra rehearsal is scheduled for Thursday, June 28 from 4:00-9:00 pm after camp.
PLEASE NOTE ALL CAMP REGISTRATION WILL TAKE PLACE THROUGH THE LONGVIEW COLLEGE FOR KIDS PROGRAM, NO EXCEPTIONS. REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN IN MID-MARCH.
A LINK TO THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION PAGE WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS IT IS READY. IN THE MEANTIME, YOU CAN READ UP ON THE MCC-LONGVIEW COLLEGE FOR KIDS PROGRAM HERE:http://www.mcckc.edu/
Camp Fee: $299
Staff: Brad Rackers, Ginger Birch, Kenny Taylor
Camp Schedule: Monday-Friday 9 am-4 pm at LS West High School
Performances: June 29
Camp Schedule Exceptions:
Thursday, June 28: 9 am-9 pm, dinner provided. Includes a dress rehearsal after camp.
Friday, June 29: 9 am-9 pm, dinner provided. Matinee & evening performance
Camp Fee Includes:
Script to keep
2 free show tickets per student
Camper Daily Requirements to Bring & Expectations:
Closed-toed shoes, no exceptions.
Lunch & daily snack
Refillable water bottle
Pencil & Script book
NO electronics/toys usage allowed during camp hours. This includes but is not limited to: cell phones, ipads (or the like), fidget spinners, Pokemon cards, bouncy balls, etc.
Tickets will be sold to the camp performances of Disney’s The Lion King Jr. Ticket purchasing instructions will be given at a later time. Two free tickets will be given to each camper as a part of their camp fee.
For now, please address questions to Ginger Birch, STG Company Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
Disney’s The Lion King Jr. is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also provided by MTI. www.MTIShows.com