Summer Workshops 2020: 6/15-7/31

photos: Kingmond Young

Summer Workshops 2020

Harvey Milk Center for the arts 50 Scott St. @ Duboce
Ages 13–18 • Monday–Friday, 12–6 p.m., unless otherwise stated

Acting & Vocal Summer Camp
  Course#:  24516  Fee: $224
Intensive singing and acting workshop with musical theatre performance emphasis. Daily technique classes in voice and acting designed to challenge all skill levels. Learn a diverse array of techniques, theory, and vocabulary while exploring song selections for soloists, small groups and ensembles, and dramatic monologues and scene studies. Participants are expected to follow musical scores and scripts from Broadway musicals, plays, short stories, Shakespeare, and additional provided material. Due to the fast-paced nature of this workshop and the complicated scheduling, full attendance is required. Partial attendance will not be permitted, and sessions cannot be made up. Each participant is required to participate in the showcase performance on the fi nal day of session. Parents, guardians, and family are invited. Previous experience is recommended.

Stage Craft Intensive Workshop
Course#:24518 Fee:$224
Hands-on, interactive, tactile workshop in technical theatre/stage craft. Learn how to use lighting for special eff ects, digital sound arts, conceptualize a set design based on provided scripts, build small scale dioramas, learn stage make-up, and costume design. Workshop is in a classroom setting and does not allow for large scale building or woodworking on a stage or in a theatre. Participants will be expected to work individually and with others, be able to keep focused and learn in a class type setting, use ne motor-skills, participate in group discussions, and use diff erent types of mediums. Due to the fast-paced nature of this workshop and large range of information covered, fullattendance is required. Partial attendance will not be permitted. Workshop concludes with a required student gallery and presentation. Previous experience is recommended.

Dance Intensive Workshop
  Course#: 24517  Fee: $448
Intensive 2-wk performance based workshop to challenge dancers from all techniques and backgrounds. Embrace diff erent styles and techniques including classical ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, ballroom, hula, musical theatre and more! Must be able to endure multiple classes a day, lasting minimum 1-2 hrs. Must be able to follow fast-paced choreography, work in pairs/groups, and be willing to explore diff erent genres and create original choreography in an ensemble. All classes will be taught by experienced professionals and master t eachers. Due to the fast-paced nature of this workshop and complicated scheduling of master classes, and choreography, full attendance is required. Partial attendance will not be permitted. Participation in final performance is required. Minimum one year of dance training or equivalent experience required.

Musical Theatre
Performance Intensive
  Course#: 24519  Fee: $448
Intensive workshop to challenge performers in musical theater. Daily technique classes and coaching as a “triple threat” singer, dancer & actor. Please prepare an audition for the fi rst day of session for parts and placement only. Enrollment is NOT by audition. To audition, prepare a 16-32 bar cut of an upbeat Broadway song selection and bring sheet music in the appropriate key for accompanist (provided), and a classical or contemporary monologue (memorized) no longer than 2 minutes. Be prepared to dance. Selections from Broadway musicals will be showcased in an original revue. Due to the fast-paced nature of this workshop, full attendance is required. Partial attendance will not be permitted. In the event of an absence, sessions cannot be made up. Minimum one year of experience is required. 

Registration starts Saturday March 21th @ 10AM

Participants without experience may inquire with the director,
Nicola Bosco-Alvarez, at

This camp does not offer extended care.

Questions: email or call 415-554-9523