Camp Gan in Greenwich is Offering Its First Ever Theater Intensive Week.
If you grew-up in the 1980s, I ‘bet your bottom dollar’ you are as excited as I am about little orphan Annie‘s comeback on Broadway. And if you’re a proud parent of a budding thespian who is itching to try out their acting skills this summer, check out the Intensive Theater Program at Camp Gan Israel in Greenwich. Here, campers will practice and perform in a production of Annie The Orphan. (To participate in the Intensive Theater Arts Week, you must be enrolled in Camp Gan’s popular Theater Arts Camp, best for children grades 1st-6th).
Professional actress, Krissy Dorn, along with Michael Limone, will spearhead the program designed to challenge serious actors and welcome all beginners. All campers who participate will learn the key aspects of theater production – acting, singing, dancing, choreography, set, prop and costume design. Dorn, who has numerous credits in film, TV and stage, will also focus on a complete breadth of technique and skill, in addition to theater games and improvisation workshops. [...]
Here are 5 places offering week-long camps during February break.
Not heading out of town this week? Don’t let the kids drive you crazy at home. There are a few local camps that are offering a range of activities throughout President’s Day week to keep your little one busy.
Mini Camp at Jodi’s Gym
Kids ages 3 to 7 years old can come in for two days of tumbling fun at Jodi’s Gym. There are still a few spots left in the Tuesday, February 19th and Wednesday, February 20 camp from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Kids will also play games, make crafts, enjoy sing-a-longs and eat lunch [...]
Encourage your kids to soak up summer in the great outdoors.
Some of my favorite memories from my childhood include climbing trees, playing in puddles and feeling the delicious freedom that comes from being outside. It’s important to me that my kids grow up feeling connected to nature, so I was curious what nearby camps offer a really great outdoorsy experience. Here are eight nature camps that still have openings…
The Greenburgh Nature Center Camp has several different programs for grades 4-7 from July 9 to August 10. Each camp is designed around exploring the great outdoors, discovering different habitats, interacting with live animal exhibits, all while playing games and having lots of fun. Price is $375 per week for members and $425 per week for non-members. 99 Dromore Road, Scarsdale, NY; 914-723-3470 (Above photo courtesy of Greenburgh Nature Center.)