2014-2015 Academy Classes & Camps

Session 1

September 8 - October 16

Create a Play:Frozen $95

95 Mondays 4 – 5:20 pm, Ages 6-9 yrs

Do you want to create your own play? This is just the right camp for you! Young actors will work together to devise and perform their own play based on the movie Frozen. Using the music and story as inspiration, students will develop their stage skills as they collaborate on a production.

The Art Of Comedy $95

Tuesdays 4 – 5:20 pm, Ages 9-11 yrs.

It feels great to make people laugh! Come learn the beginning skills needed to be an improvisational comedian. In just six weeks, young actors will create their own improv troupe and perform for family and friends.

Scene Work: The Giver $120

Tuesdays 5:30 – 7:20 pm, Ages 14-18 yrs.

Come see how a book becomes a movie and a play! Using scenes from Eric Coble’s adaptation of The Giver, young actors develop their acting chops through intensive character and script study. Scenes will be presented on the last day of camp.

Box City, USA $60

Wednesdays 4 – 4:50 pm, Ages 4-6 yrs.

With only cardboard boxes and recycled materials, students will use their imagination and collaborate to build a city, develop characters, and act out the stories that live inside it.

Theatre 101 $95

Thursdays 4 – 5:20 pm, Ages 11-14 yrs.

This class is perfect for the kid who is interested in knowing how the professionals do it! Come backstage with us and learn all about theatre! From props building to make up design to acting, students will explore a new topic in each class.

Fall Intercession

October 20 - Ocober 24

Choose Your Own Adventure

$40 per day/$160 for all five days

Monday thru Friday, 8 am – 2:30 pm, Ages 6-10 yrs.

Campers exercise their creativity as they explore the “adventure of the day” through movement, art and drama. Creating unique characters, overcoming obstacles and discovering new skills, students are introduced to theatre fundamentals and the creative process. Each day will be an adventure of their own choosing. Students can come for just one day or stay for all five!

Each Class Includes One Child Ticket To:

  • The Witches
  • Bear State of Mind
  • The Odyssey Experience
  • In My Own Backyard

Classes will be held at Trike Theatre, 209 NE 2nd Street, Bentonville.

Session 2

November 3 - December 18

Create a Play: Minecraft $95

Mondays 4:00-5:20pm, Ages 6-9yrs

Help us take Minecraft from the computer into the theatre world. Young actors will work together to devise and perform their own play based on the game of Minecraft. Building their own universe and creating interesting characters, students will develop their stage skills as they collaborate on a production.

Acting Fundamentals $95

Tuesdays 4 – 5:20 pm, Ages 9-11 yrs.

Come learn the basic skills needed to be an actor! Beginner and advanced students will work to build an ensemble as they develop their actor’s tools and learn to listen to one another on stage. This class will prepare students to audition for future youth productions.

Magic Hat $60

Wednesdays 4 – 4:50 pm, Ages 4-6 yrs.

Who knows what will come from the magic hat? Each class a student will pull something out that will inspire that day’s journey. Students will create characters, explore new environments, and use their imagination to the extreme.

Scene Work: The Giver $95

Thursdays 4 – 5:20 pm, Ages 11-14 yrs.

Using scenes from Eric Coble’s adaptation of The
Giver, young actors develop their acting chops through
intensive character and script study. Scenes will be
presented on the last day of camp.

The Art Of Comedy $120

Thursdays 5:30 – 7:20 pm, Ages 14-18 yrs.

It feels great to make people laugh! Come learn the beginning skills needed to be an improvisational comedian. Young actors will create their own improv troupe and perform for family and friends.