PPCT’s Summer Theatre Intensive is a four-week program for adolescents (ages 12 to 17) who have a special interest in the Music/Theatre Arts or are planning to pursue this area of study in college as a major or minor. In this unique program, participants receive numerous sessions of individual instruction in several subjects as well as group workshops.
- Instruction in different styles of Acting, Musical Theater, Dance, Stage Combat, Stage Lighting & Sound Design, Theater History, and Theatrical Makeup
- Involvement in special projects, field trips, and a summer showcase.
Every activity in the summer program is designed to encourage participants to think as creative individuals. The program involves instruction, combined with exercises, games, projects, and outings geared to developing cooperation, decision-making, self-confidence, positive risk taking, trust, leadership, goal setting, and teamwork. The program aims to further students abilities in theatre as well as helping them with life skills and community building.