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This June, Tennessee Shakespeare company offers two exciting summer experiences for young people ready to play, speak, and be empowered. Our camps are taught by a team of actor/teaching artists who will be appearing in our summer production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Your young player will enjoy learning multiple disciplines for the stage that will lead them to an active appreciation and understanding of the world of Shakespeare's plays. All while being encouraged to "Play On!"

PLUS a special bonus: All students get to see A Midsummer Night's Dream as part of their training experience. It's included!

All sessions held at the  University of Memphis Communication and Fine Arts Building 


The Play's The Thing: As You Like It

"All the world's a stage" in As You Like It, and you'll be exploring the world of the play on your feet with TSC's professional actor-teachers during this week-long experience. Follow us into the Forest of Arden and find a world brimming with song, dance, timeless witticisms...and wrestling! No theatre experience necessary- just come ready to play! Your time at camp will culminate in a community performance for friends and family.

For participants entering grades 6-12.
Dates: June 8-12, 2015.  9A-4P, M-F.
Cost:  $250.  Lunches are also available for an additional charge.

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Young Players Training Intensive

YPTI is a two-week conservatory experience. Students with some prior theatre experience will build essential acting techniques while learning to take personal ownership of Shakespeare’s text. With sessions in Acting Verse, Stage Combat, Soliloquy, Viewpoints, and even some Song and Dance, you'll encounter rewarding challenges and limitless fun with our team of actor/teachers! This glimpse into the world of TSC's professional company will culminate in a community performance for friends and family.

For participants entering grades 6-12.
Dates: June 15-26, 2015.  9A-4P, M-F.
Cost:  $500.  Lunches are also available for an additional charge.

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