6th+ Summer Camps – Youth Theatre Northwest

Pre-K  |  K-2nd Grade  |  3rd-5th Grade  |  Grade 6th+


GRADES 6TH & UP CAMPS

NEW - Bundle Discount

The more you register together, the more you save!

15% Off 2 Camps  -  20% Off 3 Camps  - 25% Off 4+ Camps 

Annual registration fee and Lunch Bunch are excluded from discount. 

To apply to multiple students, email Alyssa Maas at ytn@youththeatre.org.

JULY

When You're an Addams

7/1-7/3 (Mon-Wed), 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 6th+

"Dun-nuh, nuh, nuh. *Snap*Snap*

They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re all together ooky! This week students take on songs, dances, and scenes from the musical The Addams Family! Acting, character work, and scene analysis pair with a bit of fright to explore this modern Broadway hit.

Tuition: $190

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

The Camp Where It Happens

7/8-7/12, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 6th+

Don’t throw away your shot! Sing, dance, and act your way towards becoming a triple threat! This week we combine all three elements of musical theatre and take on songs, dances, and scenes from the musical hit Hamilton! Acting, character work, and scene analysis pair with historical context to explore this modern classic.   

Tuition: $315

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

PlayLab

7/15-7/19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Grades 3rd-8th

In YTN's PlayLab, students will work together to make a script come to life. These young actors are going delve into a brand-new work! Using only minimal design elements in their final performance, PlayLab puts the focus on the story for this introduction to stage acting. Students will learn character development, script analysis, and acting fundamentals to produce a one-act script performance for the last day. 

Tuition: $295

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Scenes from

Mandalorian and Ahsoka

7/15-7/19, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 6th+

This is the way. Whether you’re a fan of Grogu, or “you’re no Jedi,” students will work together to develop original scenes within the worlds of Ahsoka and The Mandalorian. Become one with the Force, and with the basic tools to become an actor, in this week’s class. 

Tuition: $295

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Performance Series: A Midsummer Night's Dream

7/22-8/3, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm**

Grades 4th-12th

The YTN Performance Series: everyone is cast and the session culminates in a full production. Students work together for two weeks with YTN super-star educator Amy J. Ferguson to create basic production elements using items from home, YTN stock, and their own creations. The adventure changes every session keeping us on our toes and presenting endless opportunities for creative problem solving and teamwork.

This summer, Performance Series takes on William Shakespeare’s most popular play – A Midsummer Night's Dream. Set in Athens, this play follows the conflict amongst two couples and the rehearsal of a group of amateur actors, while both groups get caught up in the drama of some feuding fairies.

**Shows at 7pm on Friday 8/2 and Saturday 8/3. Actors arrive at 6pm.

Full-day camp students should be sent to YTN with a packed lunch and two snacks that do not need to be in a refrigerator or microwaved.

Tuition: $625

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Script Reading:

Plays From Banned Books

7/22-7/26, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 6th+

Throughout its history, theatre has been used to speak truth to power and give voice to the voiceless. As book bans continue to rage across our country, theatre remains a great way to amplify those voices. In this camp, actors will explore the mechanics of scene study and advanced acting skills in a script reading session based around plays adapted from banned books. 

Tuition: $295

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

AUGUST

Shakespeare Intensive

8/5-8/9, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Grades 7th+

One week. One incredible Shakespeare play. Are you up for the challenge?Award-winning educators, Amy & Phoenix, use their first-class understanding of Shakespeare's original text to create endlessly entertaining performances from their young actors. It will be fun, but it won’t be easy. This class will culminate with a performance on the last day at 2:00 pm.  

This Summer, we will be bringing to life William Shakespeare's TwelfthNight. Viola, separated from her twin Sebastian after a shipwreck, dresses as a boy to work for Duke Orsino. Viola falls in love with Orsino. But, Orsino is in love with Olivia. So, Orsino sends Viola to woo Olivia for him. Except, Olivia falls in love with the disguised Viola. Suddenly, Sebastian shows up and hilarity ensues. Grab your yellow stockings and best disguise for this Shakespearean comedic classic.   

Full-day camp students should be sent to YTN with a packed lunch and two snacks that do not need to be in a refrigerator or microwaved. 

Tuition: $525

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Shakespeare Shake-Up

8/5-8/9, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 3rd-8th

For centuries, the stories woven by Shakespeare have delighted audiences – whether in their original forms (like Hamlet) or creative retellings (like The Lion King). Films like She’s The Man (Twelfth Night) or Gnomeo and Juliet (Romeo and Juliet) take inspiration from the bard, but now there’s also retellings of popular movies like Mean Girls (Much Ado About Mean Girls) or even Shakespearean Star Wars, that bring Elizabethan style to modern audiences. In this camp, we’ll explore it all – in this totally fetch introduction to William Shakespeare. 

Tuition: $295

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Cabaret Showcase

8/19-8/23, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Grades 5th+

Under the coaching of YTN faculty, students will hone acting and singing skills while working together to create a fabulous showcase of monologue and song performances for families at the end of the week. This is a great opportunity for students auditioning for the YTN school-year season to hone audition material under industry professionals!  

Tuition: $315

Full and partial scholarships and payment plans available.

Refund & Cancellation Policy:

YTN will refund tuition less the 25% non-refundable deposit (up to $100) for registrations cancelled at least 1 week prior to the start of a class or camp. Registrations cancelled less than a week prior to the start date will not be refunded. 

YTN reserves the right to cancel a class (in instances of insufficient enrollment or for other reasons out of the organization's control). In this case, any tuition paid will be refunded in full, including the registration fee. YTN will notify families 1 week prior to the beginning of class if cancellation is necessary.

No refund or make-up dates will be provided for classes cancelled due to inclement weather.

Covid-19 Specific Cancelation Policies:

If government guidelines change or if quarantine is required, YTN classes and camps automatically transfer to an online format. Refunds will not be granted in this case or in cases where families wish to withdraw due to changing Covid policies (such as mask mandates, health screening, testing, etc.).

Transfer Policy:

Transferring from one session to another after registration will incur a $15 processing fee.

Use code 'EARLY30' at checkout to receive 30% off camp tuition through 2/29!