Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Summer Theater Camps

OVST Summer Youth Theater Program

Ohio Valley Summer Theater presents a summer program to nurture students in the development of age appropriate theatrical knowledge and skills. Participants will explore performance and/or technical production and artistry. Individual growth and development is the goal.
Dates: June 21-July 8 Days: Monday-Thurs
Times: 8:30-12:30

The program will culminate on Saturday, July 9th with a free demonstration performance sharing with family and friends the knowledge and skills learned.

Sign-up information is available at www.ovst.org.

After June 1st you may also contact the OVST box office at 593-9696.

ARTS/West Performing Arts Day

Where, When, and With Whom

Thursday, June 24, 1-5 p.m., ARTS/West, 132 W. State St., Athens Ohio

Children ages 12-18.

Cost $5.00

Pre registration required. call 740/592-4315 or email artswestathens at gmail to sign up. Space is limited and students must be registered in advance by 6/22/10.

One day workshops leading to performances created by kids, the performing arts day provide hands-on arts experience to kids ages 12-18.

Performing Arts Days activities for are: prop/backdrop making; story telling and acting techniques; aspects of technical theater; and music.

Each participant is given a course in prop and backdrop making, acting techniques, story telling, music, aspects of light and sound as related to the story and how these aspects affect a production.

APE Center Theater, Music and Art Programs

APE Center (Appalachian Progressive Education Center)

"Theater, Music & Art Programs for Building Character & Self Confidence"


WHEN: July 12th - 16th, 9am-4pm*, show on stage July 17th

WHERE: ARTS/West, 132 W. State St., Athens

AGE: 8-14ys


  • Write a Play
  • Make Costumes
  • Design Sets
  • Create one-of-a-kind programs/tickets/posters
  • Rehearse
  • Present their OWN, LIVE THEATER PRODUCTION to the Athens community at ARTS/West.
  • (CHOICE to be on stage or backstage)

TUITION: $150 (that's only $30/day) Note: A limited amount of financial aid is available, ask by June 1.

ENROLLMENT (or Questions): info@apecenter.org. Or call 594-8831.

Facebook: APE Appalachian Progressive Education Center

*Additional CHILDCARE 8-9am and 4-5pm