When school’s off, Encore’s on…onstage, that is! Encore Stage & Studio’s award-winning programs are coming to a new location in Alexandria City. Encore will present its holiday mini-camps for grades K-5 at Fairlington Presbyterian Church (3846 King St, Alexandria, VA 22302) this school year.
Students in grades K-2 will discover the world of theatre through popular stories. Campers will enjoy a day of theatre games, crafts, creative activities, and storytelling in a safe and supportive environment. Students in grades 3-5 learn about theatre through storytelling to create a play in just one day.
ACPS Holiday Camp Dates:
Monday, October 30, 2023 (Teacher Work Day)
Friday, November 3, 2023 (Conference Day)
Monday, January 22, 2024 (Teacher Work Day)
Friday, March 22, 2024 (Teacher Work Day)
Monday April 1, 2024 (Teacher Work Day)
“During the camp we will sing, dance, and demonstrate our storytelling skills. And let’s not forget one of the most important theatrical elements: fun!” says Madaline Langston, Encore’s Director of Programming.
Camp hours: 10:00am-4:00pm, extended hours 8:30am-10:00am and 4:00pm-5:30pm. Core hours are $90 with an additional fee for extended hours. Register at www.encorestage.org or call (703) 548-1154. Scholarships available.
“Theatre by Kids, for Kids!” Encore Stage & Studio inspired young people to develop the creativity, empathy and confidence they need to create meaningful connections with peers and have a positive impact in their communities. Encore Stage & Studio is committed to promoting inclusion and equitable access to all of its programs.