Times Staff Report
May 9, 2013
PIKEVILLE — Jenny Wiley Theatre will once again host the Footlights Theatre Camp, a performance-based workshop for grades 1-5 and grades 6-12 (grades completed by summer).
Camp participants are involved in creating a show with directors and designers, culminating with two public performances for each production on the JWT amphitheatre mainstage. Auditions for roles will be required by workshop participants, but all participants will be included.
Footlights Theatre Camp (Grades 1-5) will present Disney’s “The Jungle Book Kids.” The camp begins Monday, June 10, and runs until Friday, June 15. Sessions will take place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily, with performances June 17 and 18. Fee for the workshop is $225.
Footlights Theatre Camp (Grades 6-12) will present “Seussical Jr.” The camp begins Monday, July 15, and ends Friday, July 20. Sessions will take place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day, with performances July 22 and 23. The workshop fee is $255.
All workshops will be held at the JWT Pikeville location, at 218 Second Street.
Footlights Theatre Camp is sponsored by Boyd Pediatric Dentistry at Allen, with additional support from the Kentucky Arts Council. Disney’s “The Jungle Book Kids” is sponsored by First Commonwealth Bank and “Seussical Jr.” is sponsored by the Highlands Foundation.
For complete information and application, visit the LEARN tab at www.jwtheatre.com, or call 877-CALL-JWT.