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Summer Camps 2017

February 21, 2017 - Statewide, NC:

*Camps are organized alphabetically by city*


DURHAM - Durham Regional Theatre
    When: Summer 2017, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Early drop off & after care available)
    What: Summer theatre camps for ages 6-18

A Play A Day 1:  June 12-16; Ages 5-12; Amazing Tall Tales; $145/week, $40/day

Children's Theatre Camp 1:  June 19 - July 1; Ages 6-12; "Guardian of the Western Gates," 6th in the Ghosts R Us play series written by Jenny Justice; $300/two weeks

Teen Theatre Intensive:  July 10-22; Ages 13-18; Performing "A Full Evening of One-Acts"; $300/two weeks

A Play A Day 2:  July 24-28; Ages 5-12; Magic Moments; $145/week, $40/day

Children's Theatre Camp 2:  July 31 - August 12; Ages 6-12; "Stealing the Magic Capes" from The Chronicles of Bob the Dragon; $300/two weeks

A Play A Day 3:  August 14-18; Ages 5-12; Tricksters from Around the World; $145/week, $40/day

    Where: Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, 927 W Trinity Ave, Durham, NC 27701
    Cost: Detailed above
    Contact Information:  (919) 286-5717,


FAYETTEVILLE - Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Summer Music Camp
    When: June 12 - 16, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (Registration Deadline: June 1)
    What: An individualized focused day camp for rising 8th grade through college level students who have experience playing one of the following instruments: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba. What to Expect:

  • A day camp led by professional musicians of the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra
  • Small group playing, to help each individual excel on their instrument while learning to build musicianship by working in a collaborative setting
  • Group discussions on instrument fundamentals, intonation, technique, auditions (seating auditions, college auditions, all district/all county auditions, orchestral auditions, etc.), repertoire, etc.
  • Lunch included

    Where: Fayetteville Academy, 3200 Cliffdale Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303
    Cost: $275 (or $300 if you would like to include a private lesson)
    Contact Information:  (910) 433-4690


HICKORY - Lenoir-Rhyne University Summer Youth Music Band Camp
    When: July 10-14, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    What: The band camp offers middle school and high school students a fun way to continue to develop their skills as young musicians and, at the same time, provides an opportunity for them to keep active with music during the summer. Supervised early drop-off in the morning, beginning at 8:00 AM, and afternoon recreational time until 5:30 PM.
    Where: Mauney Music Building, Lenoir-Rhyne University, 789 6th St. NE, Hickory, NC 28601
    Cost: $180 (includes lunch and t-shirt)
    Contact Information/Application Request:


WINSTON-SALEM - Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) - Art Through Improv
    When: Jully 10-21, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    What: Led by SECCA educators and The Engaging Educator, students will spend each day creating their own art using professional supplies, and spend time learning the principles of improv as we investigate SECCA’s Art-o-mat exhibition. Campers will explore sculpture, miniatures, painting, and even create their very own Zine issue, all while experimenting with characters, setting, story, and motivation in improv.
    Where: SECCA, 750 Marguerite Dr., Winston-Salem, NC 27106
    Cost: $400 (Includes all art materials. Lunch not included.)
    Contact Information: (336) 397-2109; Alex Brown:


WINSTON-SALEM - UNC School of the Arts - School of Dance Choreographic Institute
    When: June 12-23 & June 18 - July 22
    What: The Choreographic Institute in the School of Dance this summer, led by dance luminaries Helen Pickett, Ethan Stiefel, and Susan Jaffe, is a two-track institute that hops to foster the development of new work by established and emerging choreographers. The Institute will include two programs, the Choreographic Development Residency (June 18 - July 22) for emerging choreographers of exceptional promise and Choreographic Professional Residency (June 12-23) for contemporary ballet choreographers of exceptional talent.
    Where: UNC School of the Arts, 1533 S Main St, Winston-Salem, NC 27127
    Cost: $
    Contact Information:  (336) 721-1945


WINSTON-SALEM - UNC School of the Arts - Summer Dance Intensives
    When: June 18 - July 22
    What: UNCSA Summer Dance includes two five-week intensives (June 18 to July 22), one in classical ballet and one in contemporary dance, and two two-week commercial dance intensives (June 18 to July 1 orJuly 9-22). Providing highly focused and extensive pre-professional training for intermediate and advanced dancers ages 12-18, the ballet and contemporary dance intensives feature faculty that includes Maggie Tesch and Dean Jaffe (ballet) and Larry Keigwin (contemporary).
    Where: UNC School of the Arts, 1533 S Main St, Winston-Salem, NC 27127
    Cost: $
    Contact Information:  (336) 721-1945