Summer Workshops 2017: 6/6-8/7

                                                                  Big Fish 2016

Summer Workshops 2017: 6/5-8/4

Download the SFRPD summer camp program here. 
Harvey Milk Center for the Arts
50 Scott St. @ Duboce Park

Ages 13–19 • Monday–Friday, 12–6 p.m.

Audition Workshop for the Young Performer
June 5–9  | Fee:
$147 R / $210 NR Course#: 8312

An exciting and informative audition workshop for budding performing arts enthusiasts. This workshop will include resume writing, professional headshots, how to prepare and present yourself from audition to casting, ‘dressing for the part,’ intensive dance and vocal preparation, and a parent/guardian session to provide support and answer questions about this complicated process. This workshop will conclude with a live audition showcase performance on the final day of session. Attendance is required. Previous theatre experience is recommended but not required. Please bring water or a refillable water bottle, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, and highlighter. There will be a final performance on Friday, June 9th at 5pm.

Music and Vocal Workshop
June 12–16  | Fee:
$147 R / $210 NR Course#: 8605

An intensive workshop designed especially for the vocalist. Campers will receive individual attention and learn more about their own vocal ability and increased knowledge of voice control. Varied vocal techniques and styles will’be used to prepare for a showcase performance on the final day of session. Full attendance is required. Previous experience is recommended but not required. This workshop will conclude with a showcase performance on the final day of session at 5:00 pm. Please bring water or a refillable water bottle, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, and highlighter. There will be a final performance on Friday, June 16th at 5pm.

Acting Workshop
June 19–23  | Fee:
$147 R / $210 NR Course#: 8316

An exciting and active workshop to nurture the young actor. This workshop will explore many styles and techniques of acting including improvisational skills and physical comedy. This workshop will culminate with a showcase performance on the final day of session. Full attendance is required. Previous experience is recommended but not required. Please bring water or a refillable water bottle, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, and highlighter. There will be a final performance on Friday, June 23rd at 5pm.

Stage Craft
June 26–30  | Fee: $147 R / $210 NR Course#: 8301

A hands-on, interactive and tactile workshop for technical theatre and stage craft. This workshop will bring out the inner artist and designer for aspiring ‘techies’ and set designers. Learn how to use lighting for special effects, digital sound arts, and how to adapt and conceptualize a set design based on a script. Learn the process of collaboration and design individually and as part of a team. This workshop will culminate with a student gallery and presentation of original designs. Full attendance is required. Previous experience is recommended but not required. Please bring lots of water or a refillable water, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, highlighter, and drawing or design tools (if available).

Dance Workshop
July 10–21  | Fee:
$284 R / $410 NR Course#: 8308

An intensive workshop for young dancers from all techniques. This workshop will embrace styles and techniques of many different forms of dance including classical ballet, contemporary, jazz, ballroom, Latin styles, musical theatre and more! Participants will also learn about choreography and have the opportunity to choreograph their own dance pieces. The session culminates with a showcase performance on the final day of session. Full attendance is required. Dance shoes required: jazz, ballet and tap. Previous dance experience is recommended but not required. Please bringwater or a refillable water bottle, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, and highlighter. There will be a final performance on Friday, July 21st at 5pm.

Musical Theatre Intensive
July 24–August 4  | Fee:
$284 R / $410 NR Course#: 8304

This two week intensive camp will challenge young adults with a strong interest in musical theater. Participants will receive instruction as a ‘triple threat’ singer, dancer and actor. Each participant will take daily classes in voice, acting, and dance, and musical learn staging and choreography. Solo, small group and ensemble selections from Broadway musicals will be showcased at the end of the session. Attendance is required. Previous musical theatre experience is preferred but not required. Final performance will take place on Friday, August 4 at 7:00 pm at the Harvey Milk Center. Please bring lots of water or a refillable water, a snack, a bag lunch or money for lunch (off site permission required) a 3-ring binder, pencil, highlighter, and comfortable clothes for dancing. Dance shoes required: ballet, jazz and tap.

Questions: email director@yptmtc.org or call 415-554-9523