KTG Summer Actor Training
Kingsport Theatre Guild’s Summer Actor Training Program 2013 will be held June 14-30 at the Kingsport Renaissance Center. Participants can choose from a variety of classes, and the program will culminate with the students presenting the world premiere production of the comedy, “The Language of the Birds.” Teen S.A.T.P. is for ages 12-18; Junior S.A.T.P. is open to participants ages 7-12; and Mini S.A.T.P. is for children ages 3-7. Tuition is $175 per student for the Teen and Junior programs, and $80 for the Mini program. To register, email KTG at firstname.lastname@example.org (put SAT in the subject line) or call (423) 392-8427.
Johnson City Community Theatre will present three week-long Kidzeye Theatre workshops this summer for children ages 7-13. During the workshops, to be held June 16-20, July 8-12 and July 29-Aug. 2, students will learn stage presence, blocking, character development and more. Each week of the workshop will feature a different play so that children who want to attend all three sessions will have a different experience each time. Leading the workshops will be director/playwright Chris Bernstein and JCCT’s theatre manager, Thomas Townsend. Tuition is $150 for each week-long session, with discounts available for siblings. Enrollment sheets are available online at www.jcct.info; parents may also email email@example.com or call the theatre at (423) 926-2542.
The Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts will host several summer conservatories at the Jonesborough Repertory Theatre and the newly renovated McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington School: June 3-7, Theatre Tots Camp; June 3-7, Power of Performing Arts; June 10-22, Musical Theatre; June 13-15, USO Boot Camp; July 8-20, Drifting Theatre Actor Training; July 22-27, Stage Hands; and July 30 and 31, “Shrek the Musical” Workshop. For more information, call (423) 791-4779 or email JRTstudents@yahoo.com.
Camp NPAC Kids
Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville will hold Camp NPAC Kids, featuring summer theatrical day camps for students in grades K-9, in July. Rising kindergarten through second graders will attend July 8-12; third through sixth graders will attend July 15-19; and campers in seventh through ninth grade will attend July 22-26. Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. Students should bring a snack, lunch and beverage each day. Tuition is $250 per student; cost for additional siblings in the same session is $225. For a registration form or more information, call Angie Wilson at (423) 423-638-1328 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.