Summer Camps We make Shakespeare fun!

Summer Classes

Shakespeare’s Stories (ages 5 – 7)
Young Company (ages 8 – 12)
Tennis/Drama Camp (ages 8 – 14)
Classes for Teenagers (13+)
Summer Intern Programs

Shakespeare’s Stories (ages 5 – 7)

Very young children will learn the stories and characters of Shakespeare’s plays through story-telling, creative dramatics and theatre games.
One-week sessions Monday through Friday from 9 am to noon.

July 10 – 14, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session A
July 17 – 21, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session B
July 24 – 28, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session C
Sign up for one session or all three!
Tuition: $200 per session

To sign up, call 415/499-4487 or click below to Enroll online.

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Young Company (ages 8 – 12)

We make it fun for children to explore Shakespeare’s exciting characters, language and stories. Each session culminates in a performance of an abbreviated Shakespeare play.

Two week sessions Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 3 pm
June 12 – 23, Much Ado About Nothing, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.
June 26 – July 7, Hamlet, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.
July 10 – 21, Much Ado About Nothing, Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross.
July 17 – 28, Much Ado About Nothing, Lynwood Elementary School, Novato.
July 24 – August 4, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross.
July 31 – August 11, Love’s Labour’s Lost, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.

Tuition: $575

To sign up, call 415/499-4487 or click below to Enroll online.

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A video of the summer camp performance on August 3, 2012 is available here, courtesy of parent Eric Cutter: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Young Company Performance

Tennis/Drama (ages 8 – 14)teen Tempest

Spend mornings taking drama classes exploring improvisation, character creation, ensemble building, and playing a scene. Spend afternoons taking group tennis lessons with instructors from the Marin Tennis Club, and enjoying the club’s swimming pool. The camp culminates in a performance of scenes on the Forest Meadows stage.

June 26 – July 14, 2017

Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 3 pm
Forest Meadows Amphitheatre and Marin Tennis Club, San Rafael

Tuition: $925

To sign up, call 415/499-4487 or click below to Enroll online.

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Classes for Teenagers

Summer Performance – Love’s Labour’s Lost

The art of stage swordplay

Work with a professional director to rehearse and perform Shakespeare’s witty, exuberant play about four young couples who try not to fall in love (but fail). Dig deep into Shakespeare’s language and ideas, while honing acting skills and making new friends.

July 10 – 28, 2017
Mondays through Fridays from noon to 4 pm.
514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.

Tuition: $600

To sign up, call 415/499-4487 or click below to Enroll online.

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We offer a Summer Technical Intern Program for high school students and young adults, providing training in all aspects of technical theatre.

We also offer a Summer Acting Intern Program for students age 18 and older, providing professional actor training and performance opportunities.

 

For information on any of our Education Programs contact our Education Director at 415-499-4487 or education@marinshakespeare.org