The Center for Lifelong Learning

Ivy Tech/BPP Youth Education Theatre

Ages 5-17


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Performance-based theatrical adventures foster creativity, imagination, self-expression and self-confidence! All camps are held at the Bloomington Playwrights Project (BPP) in downtown Bloomington and run 9 AM-4 PM.

Broadway Kids

Ages 5-8
June 2-13 | Cost: $260

The art of acting and storytelling form the backdrop of Broadway Kids, with campers exploring the world of theatre through music, movement, visual arts, and performance. Campers will learn improvisation techniques along with such introductory elements of acting as character creation and artistic collaboration.

DramatiCATS - Comedy and Tragedy Stars

Ages 8-12
June 16-27 | Cost: $260

In DramatiCATS campers will learn playwriting and acting skills, culminating in their own two-character plays that they’ll perform side-by-side with adult actors. DramatiCATS campers' imaginations are challenged constantly while they create one-of-a-kind new theatre!

Girls Camp of Rock

Ages 8-12
June 30 - July 4 | Cost: $285

The Girls Camp of Rock builds self-esteem and performance technique while letting girls just rock out. Campers will participate in workshops on songwriting, rhythm and movement, and at the end of the week perform in a real music venue!

Youth Musical Theatre Ensemble

Ages 9-17
July 7-August 1 | Cost: $485

This unique camp is geared toward youth who have a passion for the stage! Campers will write, produce and perform an original musical, culminating in a series of full performances for the general public. This intensive summer stock experience includes a rigorous rehearsal schedule, and collaboration with theatre professionals, to give campers an exciting window into the demands and rewards of a life in theatre.