Summer Camps 2019

This year, we’re going big with lots of options! Make sure to bring your lunch and snacks, because we’re running most of our camps for FULL DAYS to allow for even more fun and exploration!

 

General Info – Grades 1-6

  • Camp Hours are from 9:00am-4:00pm, with extended care hours from 8:00am-5:00pm (no additional cost!)
  • All camps will take place at Omnes Arts Circle (1 Sherbrooke St. E., Perth, ON)
  • All camps are open to Grades 1-6 (as of September 2019)
  • All skill levels, including beginner, are welcome!
  • Camp Fees are $275 (no tax), discounts available (see below)

*The Art of Puppetry Camp is open to grades 4-12, and fees are $220 since it is a four day week

General Info – Grades 7-12

  • The Dance Performance Camp, The Art of Puppetry Camp, and the Dance Intensive Camp have sessions open to Grades 7-12
  • Camp Hours are from 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Camp Fees are $125 (no tax), discounts available (see below)
  • See Summer Leadership Camps for more opportunities for grades 7-12!

*The Art of Puppetry Camp is open to grades 4-12, and fees are $220 since it is a four day week

July 15-19, 2019: DANCE PERFORMANCE CAMP

*With a final performance on the MainStage at Stewart Park Festival!

Join us in exploring many different genres of dance, learn new styles and techniques, and refine your skills! Learn what it takes to be a professional dancer, and how to care for your body as a dancer. This week long camp will finish off with a performance on Stewart Park Festival’s MainStage on July 21st!

*Camp Hours for dancers in grades 7-12 are 9:00am-12:00pm*

 

July 29-August 2, 2019: TRIPLE THREAT CAMP

If you’ve ever wanted to experience what it’s like to perform on stage, this is the camp for you! This exciting week will hone performance skills in singing, dancing, and acting. With lots of help and guidance from our qualified leaders, campers will work to prepare group and solo numbers that will be presented in a Showcase Performance open to family and friends at the end of the week!

August 6-9, 2019: THE ART OF PUPPETRY

Learn how to create characters, explore plots, work with storyboards, write scripts, create and manipulate puppets, work with sets and props, rehearse, and perform! This hands on puppetry workshop uses a variety of materials and activities to guide participants in exploring their own strengths and weaknesses, and encourages both team work and self-directed learning. Friends and family are invited to a final showcase at the end of the week!

*The Art of Puppetry Camp is open to grades 4-12, and fees are $220 since it is a four day week

August 12-16, 2019: MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP

It’s all hands on deck this week to prepare and stage a one-act musical for a real audience! Campers will get a special, backstage pass as they experience putting together a show from all angles – set-building, creating props, coming up with costumes, and of course in the spotlight on stage! Days will be spent rehearsing and creating our very special version of Cinderella that will be open to family and friends at the end of the week!

 

August 19-23, 2019: GENERAL ARTS CAMP 

Come get a taste of all the arts has to offer! This camp has it all with activities in music, dance, drama, and visual art. Our days will be jam-packed with time spent playing games, making crafts, and exploring our creative sides making music, moving, acting, and creating!

 

August 26-30, 2019: DANCE INTENSIVE CAMP

Getting ready for the 2019-2020 dance season? Not sure which classes to sign up for? This camp is the perfect opportunity to explore various genres of dance, while getting your body moving again! Dance classes will be complimented with indoor and outdoor activities and crafts to get you in the dance mindset for the season!

*Camp Hours for dancers in grades 7-12 are 9:00am-12:00pm*

Additional Information:

*Discounts are available:

Family Discount – Each additional sibling: 10% off

e.g. two siblings register – the second sibling receives 10% off

Return Discount – Each additional week: 10% off

e.g. one child registers for three weeks of camp – the second and third weeks receive 10% off

*Payment can be made by cash, cheque (made out to Omnes Arts Circle), or e-transfer (emailed to payments@omnesartscircle.ca).

*Terms, Conditions, and Waivers must be read and agreed to prior to submission.

*Workshops will run based on sufficient registration.