Summer Camps - Week 1

July 6 - 10 (five day camp)

Camp for ages 4-12 will take place at the Shambhala School at 5450 Russell Street, Halifax.

Intensives for teens 13-18 will take place at Neptune Theatre at 1593 Argyle Street, Halifax through the Scotiabank Stage Entrance.

Please note: one week before classes begin, you will receive an email reminder containing all the information you need to know for the first day of camp.

Drop-off and Pick-up schedule:

Age Group Drop-Off Time Pick-Up Time
10-12 years 8:30am - 8:45am 3:45pm - 4:00pm
7-9 years 8:45am - 9:00am 3:30pm - 3:45pm
4-6 years 9:00am - 9:15am 12:15pm - 12:30pm

Please note: if you are dropping off or picking up students in multiple age groups, you should do drop-off at the latest time scheduled and pick-up at the earliest time scheduled. For example; if you have a child in a 7-9yr camp and a child in a 10-12yr camp, your drop-off time is between 8:45am-9:00am, and your pick-up time is between 3:30pm-3:45pm.

To register online, click the title of the camp you are interested in.

Presentation videos will be sent by email the Friday after your camp week ends.


For any teen camp auditions, please prepare the following:

1) a short monologue (1-2 minutes) ideally from a play.

2) a thirty second blurb telling us who you are and what you love about performing and what you hope to get out of the program. Is there a program or aspect of a program that interests you most.

*please be sure to label the clip with your name and the program you are auditioning for.

The simplest way to share is to download it to youtube, unlisted and share the link with your name and contact to school@neptunetheatre.com

If you have any questions feel free to reach out to school@neptunetheatre.com   


4-6yrs Splish Splash!

$115

(half day camps)

Water is everywhere! Under the sea, in the sky and everywhere in between! Explore different water themes like sea creatures, weather and precipitation. Come up with your own wet and wild show. Make crafts that are as high flying as the clouds. Don’t forget to stay hydrated!

Encouraging creative exploration, all 4-6yrs camps contain elements of drama, improv, movement, storytelling, and music

4-6yrs Broadway Buzz

$115

(half day camps)

Buzz Buzzzz… Sway to the music of insects and crawly creatures as you come up with your own musical show. How many eyes, wings or legs will you have on this adventure? It’s a bug’s life for us in this week of camp! Craft your favourite insect and let’s see you blossom like a butterfly during exciting theatre games and activities.

Encouraging creative exploration, all 4-6yrs camps contain elements of drama, improv, movement, storytelling, and music

7-9yrs (Drama) Neptune's Wizarding Academy

$240

Join us on a fantastical adventure! It’s time to take your knowledge of the wizarding universe and put it to the test. Will you join the good side, or will you succumb to the dark powers of the evil sorcerers? Get sorted into your wizarding house, practice your spells, and get your wands at the ready!

7-9yrs (Musical) Tales as Old as Time

$240

Jiminy Crickets! Challenge yourself to learn and perform your favourite iconic cartoon songs. Learn to dance in joyous unison as you create stories through musical movement. Go on a Disney adventure full of the characters you love and the stories you grew up with. Put it all together into a short theatre piece to perform at the end of the week. Enter into the wonderful world of theatre!

10-12yrs (Drama) Mystery Theatre

$240

Are you a calculated intellect like Professor Plum, or are you more like the loyal (but jilted) housekeeper Mrs. White? Maybe it’s time to work together to solve the mystery! Receive secret messages and collect clues to get all the pieces together for a thrilling twist ending! Create your own mysterious characters and play acting games to get in the zone. Who knows what’s real and what’s a red herring?

10-12yrs (Musical) Silver Screen Songs and Stories

$240

Do you love to copy dances you see in your favourite movie musicals? Follow along when it comes on screen? Then come join us in this amazing musical theatre camp. Using numbers from award winning films we’ll create our own feature performance.

13-18yrs (Level 1) Inspired Collaborator 101

$275

(10am - 4pm)

Acting is not a solo act. We may have to keep social distancing - but there are so many ways to collaborate with others. Working together we will explore different writing, movement, vocal and even filmic collaborations. What stories do we want to tell? How can the ideas of others inspire us in our own creativity. Oh! And some laughs and fun along the way.

All levels welcome.

13-18yrs (Level 2) Creation & Interpretation 201

$275

(10am - 4pm)

Improv, clown, movement, mime are stepping stones to being a true creator. Exploring elements of dance, comedia del arte, mask, spoken word and other contemporary interpretations, we will look at different cultural and historic aspects of collective creation. How can we break tradition? What are the pitfalls of traditional creation? How can we change the story and move towards a more inclusive space? Be the next generation of theatre. Show the world what you’ve got!

Must audition to take part. Email school@neptunetheatre.com.


Online Summer Camps

If in-person camps are not for you this summer, check out our online options by clicking here.


Policies, Terms and Conditions

Read our updated Policies, Terms, and Conditions (including cancellations) for Classes and Camps by  clicking here.

If you have any questions feel free to reach out to  school@neptunetheatre.com  


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