Preparing Students to Perform Like Professionals
Summer Camp 2015 with Professional Training for Grades 1–12
Aurora Theatre Academy’s extensive array of camp classes for Summer 2015 are right around the corner. Enrollment is now open for a coveted spot. Aurora Theatre Director of Education, Jaclyn Hofmann, has put together an incredible team of teaching professionals, most of whom you will recognize from professional theatrical productions around Atlanta or from the screen anywhere from Georgia Lottery commercials to HBO. This summer, Aurora Theatre Academy will prepare students of all skill levels to perform like professionals. Located on the square in downtown Lawrenceville, all classes will culminate in a showcase in Aurora’s exquisite facility.
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Financial-Need-Based Scholarship Applications available Mid April. Download the SCHOLARSHIP Application here.
Summer Musical for Grades 3–12
For the second year in a row, Aurora Theatre Academy is producing a summer musical! Students will attend three weeks of classes in acting, singing and dancing, as well as rehearse and perform The Little Mermaid Jr. at the end of the session. They will do three performances on our Mainstage: Friday, June 27 at 11:30am and 4pm and Saturday, June 28 at 2pm. Students will be taught and directed by some of Atlanta’s finest professional Musical Theatre Actors.
June 8–26, from 10:30am-4:00pm SOLD OUT!
The Little Mermaid Jr. Performances
Friday, June 26 at 11:30am SOLD OUT!
Friday, June 26 at 4:00pm SOLD OUT!
Saturday, June 27 at 11:30am SOLD OUT!
Saturday, June 27 at 2:30pm SOLD OUT!
Elementary School Camps
Elementary School Students Grades 1–5 (Mini: Grades 1-3, Master: Grades 4-5)
Camp Aurora gives students the opportunity to spend a week at Aurora where they can learn what it takes to put on a performance. This production class will provide students with valuable stage experience, all the while encouraging teamwork and collaboration with peers. The experience instills a sense of self-confidence in our students. In these half-day sessions, students will be active participants in creating portions of the sets, costumes, and props for these exciting, whirlwind productions presented to family and friends:
June 1–5, 9:30am-12:30pm (Mini & Master), The Elves and the Shoemaker SOLD OUT!
June 1–5, 1:00pm-4:00pm (Mini & Master), Chicken Little
July 6–10, 9:30am-12:30pm (Mini), Robin Hood SOLD OUT!
July 6–10, 1:00pm-4:00pm (Master), Tales of the Singing Pirates!
Students may choose from morning and afternoon sessions on June 1–5 or July 6–10. For the June sessions, they may opt to do both morning and afternoon sessions and stay for lunch in between.
July 13-17 from 1-4pm (Mini & Master, Grades 1-5), The Wizard of Jurassic World!
Class will take place next door at the Visitor’s Center and performance will be here at Aurora.
Middle & High School Camps
Acting Edge Camp
Middle and High School Students Grades 6–12
The Acting Edge camp explores the craft of acting through various styles: Stanislavski, Shakespeare, Stage Combat, Improvisation classes, and more! This two-week camp will culminate with a Showcase of scenes and sketches in our Studio Theatre for Friends and Family to come see!
July 6–17, 10:30am–4:00pm SOLD OUT!
Guerrilla Theatre Camp
Middle & High School Students Grades 6–12
Guerrilla Theatre Camp for Middle & High School Students breaks the boundaries of the stage and brings theatre to students in fun and exciting ways. Learn many of the styles that shatter the convention of the fourth wall, from Commedia dell’Arte to Improv Comedy and even Flash Mobs! You would have to be “bananas” to miss out on Guerrilla Theatre!
June 1–5, 10:30am–4:00pm
July 13–17, 10:30am–4:00pm
Scholarships Available! Applications Coming in April.
There is a one time New Student Registration Fee of $25. We also have discounts for students taking multiple sessions or for families with multiple students. Pre-booking guarantees your spot in one of our classes. Enrollment in each class is limited to 15 students.
All class payments are non-refundable.