Summer Camps

2020

A2CT Spinning Dot Camps


GO Theatre! Camp

For those ages 4-6

July 6-10, 2020 | Monday-Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

$150

**THIS CAMP WILL BE ONLINE**

Spinning Dot Theatre is excited to bring you this innovative and hands-on theatre camp for 4-6 year olds! In collaboration with A2CT, GO Theatre! Camp combines acting, movement, music, visual arts, and languages - really allowing the young people to get creative with all aspects of theatre and learn about theatre from around the world. The culmination of the camp is a short performance crafted from top to bottom by the young people themselves!


Global Spark! Camp

For those in grades 2-6 in the fall

July 13-24, 2020 | Monday-Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

$300

**THIS CAMP WILL BE ONLINE**

Spinning Dot Theatre is excited to bring you this interdisciplinary and interactive camp! In collaboration with A2CT, Global Spark! combines theater arts, movement, music and visual arts as well as language skills in multiple foreign languages. The culmination of the camp is a performance crafted from top to bottom by the young people - thus providing them learning experiences in not only acting but choreography, directing, costumes, lighting, set design, producing, etc.


Global + Teens + Theatre = G2T Camp

For those in grades 7-12 in the fall

July 13-24, 2020 | Monday - Friday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

$300

**THIS CAMP WILL BE ONLINE**

Spinning Dot Theatre and Ann Arbor Civic Theatre are thrilled to invite teens to this revolutionary way of engaging in an experimental and global theatre experience. G2T pulls together specialists and guest artists in theatre, movement, and music as well as visual, cultural, and language arts. Youth driven, the process will grow into an original piece of theatre inspired by global issues, stories, and art forms. Ensemble members will have the chance to experiment with languages, cultures, and all aspects of theatre including playwriting, acting, directing, producing, choreography, lighting, and set and costume design.



TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE, SELECT SUMMER TERM, AND THEN YOUR CAMP

A2CT Technical Theatre Camp GOES ONLINE!

August 3-7, 2020 | Monday-Friday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

$150


Camp will be led by A2CT Tech Troupe director Brice O’Neal, with a staff of tech troupe members and theatre experts.

The cost for camp is $150 and includes a kit of hands-on materials, delivered (contact-free) the week before camp


We dive into technical theatre with a twist this year…

It will include an online show!

Just some of what camp will include:

  • Tech for stage and broadcast
  • Tech terminology and practices
  • Creating and building-sets & props
  • Theatre art, online backgrounds & projections
  • Creating costumes
  • Makeup - basic stage makeup/fun makeup & monster makeup
  • Sound editing, sound effects, using mics, plus special sound for broadcast.
  • Lighting techniques and equipment plus lighting and effects for broadcast
  • Special effects both high and low tech - crash box, thunder sheet, fog etc.
  • Stage management, technical direction, and more!

Camp will be full of theatre games, fun skits, hands-on fun building and creating- crafts,skills, techniques.

Each camper will leave with an online resource book/folder full of info we have covered plus lots of theatre resources.

We will use what we learn by producing an ONLINE show to highlight what we have done together all week.

Our show ALICE IN WONDERLAND will have a special breaking news twist. Our show will be recorded and presented at an end of camp watch party.

Register for Tech Camp Online HERE