Summer - Performing Arts (Ages 8-18)
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About Summer - Performing Arts (Ages 8-18)

ECS has theater and dance options all summer! In addition to those shown below, we offer 10-day, 90-minute Enrichment classes and 5-day, 3-hour Enrichment camps. These classes and camps include, "Taking the Stage" and "Theatrical Adventures" taught by STMS Drama teacher, Lisa Barzano as well as "Camp Broadway" taught by Kevin Glenn (listed in June Session 1 & 2). In July, the "Happy Feet" Dance Camp will also be a hit!

Featured Courses

  • ECS High School Performing Arts Workshop

    This is a workshop not to miss. We encourage high school students interested in stretching their wings as an actor or dancer to join the cast and crew of the 2019 ECS Summer Performing Arts Workshop. Theater students will collaborate to create an interpretive theatrical production. Theater students will develop their acting methods, physicality, vocality as well as a character’s inherent mentality, all of which will create authentic and believable characters. This showcase will be the first weekend school is back in session, August 9th & 10th. This production will be one ‘not to miss’ for friends, family or any performing arts enthusiast in the community!Auditions are required for participation in this High School Performing Arts Theater Workshop!Auditions will be announced. Casting will be notified after auditions. Students who are not cast in the production will receive a full refund. The production will be announced at the time of auditions. Those who have registered for this course before June 15th will receive the time and place of the auditions through the email provided on the parent/student profile. Tickets will be available for sale to the public, $15/each. Each student registered for this course will receive 25 tickets after their registration payment has been confirmed. These tickets can be given away or resold at $15 each to recoup the cost of the workshop. Instructor: Andrew Cupo Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9:00AM-Noon. Wednesdays are Master Classes from 9:00AM-2:00PM.Performances: Friday, 8/9 and Saturday, 8/10 evenings at 7:30PM.
  • DFYT Musical Theater Camp - Rock Bottom

    Join Desert Foothills Theater for a full production from beginning to end. Over the course of this 2 week full production camp campers will learn several aspects of producing a musical. From the basics of acting, singing and choreography to behind the scenes skills such and set building, scenic painting, and even prop and costume design! They'll get to perform in a show they themselves helped to build! Kids will be cast in a role, rehearse each day and shine in a final performance for family and friends. Join us in this whodunit mystery fairy tale this summer!