Old Town Playhouse Young Company

Summer Camps & Workshops

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Unless otherwise indicated, all classes are held at Old Town Playhouse, 148 E. 8th St., Traverse City. To receive a printed registration form, contact Mychelle Hopkins at (231) 947-2210, ext. 103, or email us.

Four Week Summer Performing Arts Camp - LIMITED AVAILABILITY (please call 231-947-2210 to access any openings or to join wait list)

Ages: 9 to 16

Tuition: $495 ($150 deposit)

For ages 9 to 16 years.  Our intensive schedule of classes is designed to educate and stimulate that aspiring young actor in your family.  Our program includes Acting, Dance, Singing, Improvisation, Stage Combat, Shakespeare and Shop.  The program concludes with performances of Madagascar, Jr.  Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., June 19 through July 14.  Performances are July 14 and 15.  Tuition: $495 ($150 deposit)

One Week Intensive Musical Theatre Camp - All three camps are now full.  Please call to place your name on the wait list.

Ages: 8 to 16
Tuition: $195

For ages 8 to 16 years.  Fast.  Fun! This program packs a lot in just one week! Students rehearse the musical Seussical, Kids with minimal sets and costumes. Camp meets Monday - Friday from 9:30 to 3:30 the week of Aug 7- 11 with performances on Aug 12.  The second session runs Aug 14 - 18 with performances on Aug 19.  A third session has been added for Aug 21– Aug 25 with performances on Aug 26.  Please indicate which week you are registering for when you complete the enrolment form.  Tuition: $195    

Summer Workshops

Ages 5 to 8

Tuition: $100

4 one-week sessions of morning workshops for students ages 5-6 (class code SW A) and ages 7-8 (class code SW B).  Each workshop runs Monday through Friday from 9:30—noon. Students may sign up for multiple weeks. Participants spend each day learning about a different aspect of the theatre from acting and costumes to lighting, sound  and scenery. A brief  presentation based on weekly themes is held at the end of the Friday session for friends and family. For the younger actor, these workshops will run concurrently with our Summer Performing Arts Camp.  Workshops meet daily, Monday through Friday for the weeks of June 19 - 23, June 26 - 30, July 3 -7 and July 10 - 14. Please indicate which  week (s) you are registering for when you complete the enrollment information. Weekly tuition: $100


Call the OTP Young Company at (231) 947-2210 ext. 103 to enroll by phone or email Mychelle Hopkins at mychelle@oldtownplayhouse.com if you have any questions.

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Mychelle Hopkins Meet the OTP's Education Director, Mychelle Hopkins. Mychelle holds her Master’s Degree from the prestigious Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon, where she studied as a Fulbright Scholar. She has received critical acclaim as a Director and Actress both regionally and internationally.

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