Summer Theater Day Camp 2016: Classes


Two-week musicals | One-week plays | One-week musicals

Program Hours: 9:30am - 2:30pm, Monday - Friday
(Students bring own lunch each day, including show day.)


AGES 6 - 12
Tuition: $259 per week + registration fee
Sign up for one show, all 6 weeks, or mix & match!

Locations and Recital Information


Two-Week Musicals

Two week musical: July 11-22

The Witch begins spreading some “Wicked” tales, so four Munchkins unite to tell the real story of Oz. But as the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion try to help Dorothy and Toto, Pester the Flying Monkey has other plans. Our unique adaptation (did we just see three Dorothys?) brings all your favorite characters to life and gives each child center stage!

TEACHER: Janet Sales
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, July 22:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $518* ($259 per week)

 

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Two week musical: July 18-29

A group of friends just watches too much TV, until one day they get sucked into the television itself! They find themselves in the world of cartoons, and soon are starring in one show after another, mixing things up along the way. Can the cartoon characters help sort things out and get them home? Great roles, awesome solo songs - get ready to star in your own animated show!

TEACHER: Harry Patrick Christian
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, July 29:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $518* ($259 per week)

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Two week musical: July 25 - Aug 5

When magic transforms an ordinary peach, James discovers an escape from his nasty aunts. But the magic has worked on others as well. Soon James is on a wild adventure flying inside a giant peach with cool new friends - a child-size Grasshopper, Ladybug, Butterfly, even a friendly Spider! But can they fly across the ocean to a new world? Super fun, with solo songs for all. Peachy!

TEACHER: Regina O’Connor
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 5:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $518* ($259 per week)

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Two week musical: Aug 1-12

The best of Broadway! Each student has a star-turn, complete with big production numbers. Be an orphan in “Annie”, join the parade in “The Music Man”, meet Snoopy and the Peanuts gang in “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” From “The Fantastiks” to “Rent”, and even “Wicked” - get ready to star in your own mini Broadway show!

TEACHER: Janet Sales
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 12:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $518* ($259 per week)

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Two week musical: Aug 8-19

When some kids discover a magical lava lamp, they get whisked back in time to the 60’s. There they meet some real-life Hippies who are trying to raise money to save the local park. They join them In a far-out talent show, and invent the first ever “Green” event. Full of great songs from the 60’s - and lots of tie-dye. You’ll really dig this hip and hilarious gig. Peace Out

TEACHER: Harry Patrick Christian
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 19:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $518* ($259 per week)

 



One-Week Plays

One week play: July 11-15

When mysterious crimes occur in their small town, it's up to a group of clever kids to solve them. Using only their wits, their cunning, and sometimes their allowances, these kid Super Sleuths must crack the Case of the Missing Pizza, The Secret of the Gold, The Marble Mystery, and The Case of the Stolen Diamonds. Get your magnifying glass ready!

TEACHER: Regina O’Connor
CLASS LOCATION: Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, July 15:
9:30am drop-off, 12:15pm show
TUITION: $259*

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One week play: July 18-22

When some kids sneak into the Teachers’ Room, they get more than they bargained for. While digging through the trash in search of test answers, the teachers arrive, forcing the kids to hide. Now the kids get a secret look at what the teachers are really like - and it’s not what they expected. But how will they be able to slip back out? Good sneaky fun!

TEACHER: Regina O’Connor
CLASS LOCATION: Mon-Thurs at
Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio

RECITAL: Friday, July 22 at Studio Playhouse:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*

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One week play: Aug 8-12

You’ll be too cool for school in this smash comedy. Join us as we go through the school life of your basic ordinary kid - causing mischief! Lots of hilarious and fun characters to choose from. Learn the art of making noise, weaseling out of trouble, getting out of doing homework - and even the most fun ways to fool around on field trips! School was never so much fun!

TEACHER: Regina O’Connor
CLASS LOCATION: Mon-Thurs at
Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 12 at Studio Playhouse:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*



One-Week Musicals

One week musical: July 11-15

Straight from Broadway! Hop on a flying carpet with Aladdin and his friends. When he discovers a magical lamp and the Genie who can grant his every wish, he pretends to be something he’s not to impress Princess Jasmine. But the evil Jafar and his sister Halima conspire to steal the lamp, so they may rule the land. Hilarious new characters help save the day, and great songs add to the fun. A whole new world in a whole new way!

TEACHER: Harry Patrick Christian
CLASS LOCATION: Mon-Thurs at
Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio

RECITAL: Friday, July 15 at Studio Playhouse:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*

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One week musical: July 25-29

A musical-comedy hit! The brothers and kid-sisters will do whatever it takes to sneak into the big sisters’ party of the century. Tricks and treats await. Then it’s a battle of wits to see who can outsmart whom as they try to crash the party. From intercepted pizza to clever disguises - grab your sleeping bag and get ready to party on. Anything could happen!

TEACHER: Janet Sales
CLASS LOCATION: Mon-Thurs at
Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio

RECITAL: Friday, July 29 at Studio Playhouse:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*

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One week musical: Aug 1-5

Salutations! Join Wilbur, Charlotte, and all their comical pals for an adventure of suspense, comedy and even a happy ending. Meet a whole barnyard of wacky characters, including the wisecracking Templeton Rat, the witty Oriel Owl, Crafty the Cat, and Loosey the Goose-Goose-Goose. Great parts for both boys and girls - have some down-home fun on the farm!

TEACHER: Harry Patrick Christian
CLASS LOCATION: Mon-Thurs at
Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 5 at Studio Playhouse:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*

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One week musical: Aug 15-19

A musical-comedy treat! When their ice cream shop starts to go broke, some kids come to the rescue. They invent the most delicious flavor ever, and it seems they’ve saved the day. But then the competition sneaks in and tries to make off with the secret recipe. Can they get it back and save the shop? Great songs plus lots of fun roles for everyone in this delectable show!

TEACHER: Janet Sales
CLASS LOCATION: The Studio Playhouse

RECITAL: Friday, Aug 19:
9:30am drop-off, 1:30pm show
TUITION: $259*

 

 

Two class locations:
Both are by the Acme on Valley Road in Upper Montclair.
Check under each class description.

Studio Playhouse
14 Alvin Place, Upper Montclair

AND

Montclair Operetta Club Rehearsal Studio
494 Valley Road, Upper Montclair

All Summer Recitals held at
The Studio Playhouse!
14 Alvin Place
Upper Montclair
(by the Acme on Valley Road)

On Performance day: drop-off is 9:30am at the Studio Playhouse. There will be class and one final rehearsal.
Students bring own lunch as usual on Performance Day.
Parents return for the show - see Show times below each class description.

Special for Summer - Cast Party Thursdays!
We will have the summer cast party for students on the Thursday before their Performance Day during class

*Add $10 Registration Fee per child - waived if before May 15th .


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