Drayton Leisure Youth Academy presents summer time camp

WATERLOO – The Drayton Leisure Youth Academy is providing 4 weeks of theatre coaching experiences designed present youth an opportunity to study life abilities by means of arts training whereas having enjoyable and assembly new mates. 

Performing and technical arts coaching is offered with Broadway mentors together with 2023 Tony Award-winners, J. Harrison Ghee and Gregg Barnes.

The Drayton Leisure Youth Academy will provide quite a lot of coaching alternatives this summer time, starting with Performing Arts Summer time Camps for ages eight to 18, which is able to happen throughout the weeks of July 17 to 21, July 24 to twenty-eight, July 24 to Aug. 4, and Aug. 14-18. By learning materials from age-appropriate musicals every week, performing arts college students will achieve basic coaching in singing, motion, improv, and scene work.

In-person college contains director of training and affiliate inventive director David Connolly. Connolly is the primary amputee to carry out on Broadway and director/ choreographer of quite a few Drayton Leisure exhibits 

“The goal of our Youth Academy summer time camps is to allow and encourage the emotional, mental and social development of the subsequent era by means of the event of creativity and creativeness,” states Connolly.

The camps can even function in-person Grasp Courses with Broadway performers Lee Siegel (Paradise Sq., Broadway) and Jodi MacFadden (Moulin Rouge, Broadway), in addition to digital particular visitor mentor workshops with Ali Stroker (Oklahoma, Broadway), J Harrison Ghee (Some Like It Sizzling, Broadway), Zachary Noah Piser (Expensive Evan Hansen, Broadway) and Vanessa Sears (New York, New York, Broadway).

A technical manufacturing summer time camp can even be supplied for teenagers who wish to study extra about behind-the-scenes work. 

Technical college students will research set design, constructing and portray, and can take part in workshops in stage administration, wardrobe, props, lighting, sound and extra!.The technical manufacturing summer time camp will run the week of July 24 to twenty-eight, and embody a digital workshop with Tony Awarding-winning broadway costume designer Gregg Barnes.

All summer time camp experiences will run from 9am to 4pm with complimentary early drop off obtainable at 8:30am and late pick-up till 4:30pm. 

Drayton Leisure Youth Academy is situated at 145 Northfield Dr. in Waterloo, Ontario. 

Tuition is $395 per week. Household reductions and frequency reductions can be found.

For extra info, go to www.draytonentertainmentyouthacademy.com.