In-Person Summer Camps & Classes

IMPORTANT NOTE: While we are planning to hold these courses in person, we will follow all provincial and AHS guidelines and restrictions. This may mean that some or all of these classes will be held online. If this happens, no refunds will be given. The health and safety of our students, staff and families is our paramount concern. Thank you.

Sign up for two one-week camps at the same time
and save 15% OFF  both!*

*Both camps for one child or two camps for two children. Does not apply to two-week intensives.

SUMMER DAY CAMPS (AGES 6-18)

Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm (See individual dates/codes below)

ALL SUMMER DAY CAMPS FEATURE:

  • Additional supervision at no extra cost! (8:30-9:00am, 4:00-4:30pm)
  • No experience necessary!
  • Excellent teacher/student ratio!
  • Lunch available for an extra fee!
  • Recorded performance on last day!

ACTING & MUSICAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE (AGES 6-7)

JULY 5-9 (S01)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 19-23 (S13)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 26-30 (S19)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
AUGUST 9-13 (S29)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Your child will discover drama through an exciting exploration of the world of acting and musical theatre, including acting, singing and dancing, while working to build an ensemble and put together a show. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends.

ACTING ENSEMBLE (AGES 8-10)

JULY 5-9 (S02)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 12-16 (S07)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 19-23 (S14)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 26-30 (S20)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
AUGUST 9-13 (S30)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Over the course of the week students will be introduced to new and exciting aspects of drama as they work to build an ensemble and create a performance. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

MUSICAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE (AGES 8-10)

JULY 12-16 (S08)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 19-23 (S15)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 26-30 (S21)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
AUGUST 9-13 (S31)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375
PREREQUISITES: NONE

This program offers a fun-filled exploration of the world of musical theatre. Students will explore various aspects of acting, singing and dancing as they work to build an ensemble and create a show. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

ACTING ENSEMBLE (AGES 10-12)

JULY 5-9 (S03)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 12-16 (S09)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 19-23 (S16)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 26-30 (S22)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Over the course of the week students will be introduced to new and exciting aspects of drama as they work to build an ensemble and create a performance. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

MUSICAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE (AGES 10-12)

JULY 5-9 (S04)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 12-16 (S10)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375
PREREQUISITES: NONE

This program offers a fun-filled exploration of the world of musical theatre. Students will explore various aspects of acting, singing and dancing as they work to build an ensemble and create a show. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

ACTING ENSEMBLE (AGES 12-15)

JULY 5-9 (S05)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
July 19-23 (S17)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Over the course of the week, students will be introduced to new and exciting aspects of drama as they work to build an ensemble and create a performance. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

COMEDY & LAUGHTER (AGES 12-15)

JULY 12-16 (S11)
INSTRUCTORS: Eileen Sproule & TBD
JULY 26-30 (S23)
INSTRUCTORS: Eileen Sproule & TBD
PRICE: $375 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Is your child ready for a week full of madness, mayhem, and laughter? They will join their talented instructor on a journey through the comedic forms of clowning, improvisation, sketches, songs, and more! Over the course of the week, they will create a comic performance to be recorded on Friday for family and friends. They will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their performance.

MUSICAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE (AGES 12-15)

JULY 12-16 (S12)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 19-23 (S18)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
JULY 26-30 (S24)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

This program offers a fun-filled exploration of the world of musical theatre. Students will explore various aspects of acting, singing, and dancing as they work to build an ensemble and create a show. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

ACTING ENSEMBLE (AGES 14-18)

JULY 5-9 (S06)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $375 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Over the course of the week, students will be introduced to new and exciting aspects of drama as they work to build an ensemble and create a performance. Students will also learn about the design process and contribute to the visual concept of their final performance which will be recorded on Friday for family and friends!

NEW!  PLAYWRITING CAMP (AGES 13-17)

AUGUST 9-13 (S34)
INSTRUCTOR: Ellen Chorley
PRICE: $375 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Expand your storytelling skills and broaden your imagination in this writing camp for theatre makers! With the help of award-winning playwright and performer Ellen Chorley, you will explore plot, character, theme, language and spectacle as you develop scenes over the course of the week.


TWO-WEEK ADVANCED SUMMER DAY CAMPS

ADVANCED COMEDY & LAUGHTER (AGES 12-15)

AUG 3-13 (S26)
INSTRUCTORS: EILEEN SPROULE & TBD
PRICE: $635 +GST
PREREQUISITES: ANY PREVIOUS CLASS WITH EILEEN SPROULE

Advanced work in comedic styles with talented instructor Eileen Sproule. Students will create their own unique comedy performance which will be recorded on Friday to share with friends and family, as well as learn about design and contribute to the visual concept. Students must have previously taken a class with Eileen to be able to register for this course!

MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE (AGES 12-15)

AUG 3-13(S25)
INSTRUCTORS: TBD
PRICE: $635 +GST
PREREQUISITES: BY APPLICATION ONLY (SEE BELOW)

Our two-week intensive programs are designed for advanced and dedicated students who are looking for an opportunity to further hone their skills. You will learn from experienced theatre professionals, as well as guest artists. While learning, you will also be rehearsing for a performance to be recorded at the end of the second week and shared with family and friends.

ACTING INTENSIVE (AGES 15-18)

AGES: 15-18
AUG 3-13 (S28)
INSTRUCTOR: Linette Smith
PRICE: $635 +GST
PREREQUISITES: BY APPLICATION ONLY (SEE BELOW)

Our two-week intensive programs are designed for advanced and dedicated students who are looking for an opportunity to further hone their skills. You will learn from experienced theatre professionals, as well as guest artists. While learning, you will also be rehearsing for a performance to be recorded at the end of the second week and shared with family and friends.

MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE (AGES 15-18)

AUG 3-13 (S27)
INSTRUCTORS: Kate Ryan, Steven Greenfield & Althea Cunningham
PRICE: $635 +GST
PREREQUISITES: BY APPLICATION ONLY (SEE BELOW)

Our two-week intensive programs are designed for advanced and dedicated students who are looking for an opportunity to further hone their skills. You will learn from experienced theatre professionals, as well as guest artists. While learning, you will also be rehearsing for a performance to be recorded at the end of the second week and shared with family and friends.

IMPORTANT: Admission to our Acting or Musical Theatre intensive camps is by application only. If you have attended one of these camps in the past two years, no need to re-apply. Just email Doug Mertz (dmertz@citadeltheatre.com) expressing your interest in whichever Intensive you want to attend.

NEW APPLICANTS: Please fill out the registration online and return it to the Director of the Foote Theatre School, Doug Mertz, along with a completed Acting or Musical Theatre Intensive Application Form and two letters of reference. Forms available online at citadeltheatre.com. Partial scholarships are available. Please refer to our website. Those who qualify will be registered into the camps immediately.

To register for the Advanced Comedy & Laughter Camp, please phone the Box Office directly at 780-425-1820 if you have previously taken a class with Eileen Sproule.


ADULT CLASSES (AGES 18+)

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACTING 1 (S32)

Saturday - Sunday, July 10-11 and 17-18
10:00 am - 6:00 pm each day (30 min. lunch break)
INSTRUCTOR: Shannon Boyle
PRICE: $355 +GST
PREREQUISITES: NONE

Focus on the foundations of the acting process in a relaxed, informal, and supportive environment. This course is an introduction to theatre games, basic script analysis, basic physical and vocal techniques, and monologue work. No experience needed!

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACTING 2 (S33)

Saturday - Sunday, July 24-25 and July 31 - August 1
10:00 am - 6:00 pm each day (30 min. lunch break)
INSTRUCTOR: Shannon Boyle
PRICE: $355 +GST
PREREQUISITES: Fundamentals 1 or permission

Focus on the foundations of the acting process in a relaxed, informal, and supportive environment. This course features more in-depth script analysis, more advanced physical and vocal techniques and scene study.

Sign up for Summer Fundamentals 1 & 2 at the same time and save 15% off both classes!

 


How do I register?

 Phone our Box Office team at 780.425.1820. Click here for Box Office hours.

For more information, please send an email to dstevenson@citadeltheatre.com.

Download the registration forms at the top of this page.