- Presented by: Colorado Shakespeare Festival
- Venue: University Theatre
- University Theatre Building, 261 University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80302
Registration for 2020 Summer Camps is now open!
The Colorado Shakespeare Festival invites kids ages 6-18 to CU Boulder’s campus to study Shakespeare with CSF professionals. Working in small groups, these students learn about Shakespeare by rehearsing, staging, and performing a shortened play on the Outdoor Mary Rippon Stage (Sprites perform in the indoor Loft Theatre). Camp Shakespeare and Shakespeare's Sprites are a fabulous way for kids and teens to explore theater and Shakespeare in a creative and supportive environment.
In addition to acting training, students participate in master classes with special guests from the CSF company. Campers also work with a stage combat professional to learn the safe way to fight onstage. Tuition includes one ticket to attend CSF's performance of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on July 19, 7:00 pm.
Camp Shakespeare (ages 9-18) - Session 1
Monday-Friday | 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Camp Days: May 26 - June 22, 2020
Performance: June 22 (Monday) | 6:00 pm
Ages 9-12: "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Ages 13-18: "Coriolanus"
Camp Shakespeare (ages 9-18) - Session 2
Monday-Friday | 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Camp Days: July 13 - July 31, 2020
Performance: August 3 (Monday) | 6:00 pm
Ages 9-11: "All's Well That Ends Well"
Ages 12-14: "Pericles"
Ages 15-18: "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Shakespeare's Sprites (ages 6-9)
Week 1: July 6-10, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Week 2: August 3-7, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Performances: Friday of each week, 11:30 am
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Registration and Payment
Registration for all 2020 camps now open! Payment plans are available through March 31. Questions about the registration process? Call (303) 735-1181.
Camp Shakespeare tuition: $950 regular | $895 early bird (before March 1, 2020)
Shakespeare's Sprites tuition: $235 regular | $215 early bird (before March 1, 2020)
CLICK HERE to apply for a Camp Shakespeare or Shakespeare's Sprites scholarship.
Sometimes plans change—if yours do after you sign up, please keep in mind the following: All tuition includes a non-refundable $50 registration fee, and all cancellations must be in writing (this includes email). If you cancel:
60+ days before Camp starts, you will receive a full refund (less registration/late fees).
30+ days before Camp, you will receive an 80% refund (less registration/late fees).
Fewer than 30 days before Camp, there are no refunds.
CSF thanks the following organizations for supporting Camp Shakespeare:
Dorothy and Anthony Riddle Foundation
Debra Ordway of Beyond the Horizon Foundation, Inc. and Theatrical Costumes, Etc.!
Want to help? You can make a donation directly to CSF Education! Gifts to Education provide tuition scholarships for camps and theatre classes, and subsidies for schools, performances, and workshops.
Questions? Call 303-735-1181 or Email us
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