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

2018 Summer Schedule

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 9 – 13, Shakespeare’s Crowns: 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session A
July 16 – 20, Shakespeare’s Clowns: 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session B
July 23 – 27, Shakespeare’s Cutthroats: 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael – Session C
Sign up for one session or all three!
Tuition: $210 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 18 – 29, Two Gentlemen of Verona, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.
July 9 – July 20, Hamlet, Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross.
July 16 – 27, Hamlet, Lynwood Elementary School, Novato.
July 23 – August 3, Pericles, Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross.
July 30 – August 10, As You Like It, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.
August 6 – 17, The Merry Wives of Windsor, 514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.

Tuition: $600

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

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Summer Camp Videos: 
A video of the summer camp performance on July 21, 2017 is available here, courtesy of parent Christine Jones: Much Ado About Nothing Young Company Performance
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 25 – July 13, 2018
(No camp July 4)

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

Tuition: $950

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

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Classes for Teenagers

Summer Performance – Pericles

The art of stage swordplay

Work with a professional director to rehearse and perform Shakespeare’s exciting adventure story full of comedy, romance and action. Dig deep into Shakespeare’s language and ideas, while honing acting skills and making new friends.

July 9 – 27, 2018
Mondays through Fridays from noon to 4 pm.
514 Fourth Street, San Rafael.

Tuition: $625

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