Summer Camps - Week 6

August 10 - 14 (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 Dramatic Superheroes

$115

(half day camps)

Look in the sky! Is it a bird? A plane? No, it’s a superhero! Let’s assemble the team and create your own show jammed packed with incredible music, moves, and of course saving the day! Create your own superhero with their own abilities and try out some mighty crafts. With great power, comes a great week at camp!

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

4-6yrs House of Mouse

$115

(half day camps)

Come into the House of Mouse where all your favourite magical kingdom characters have joined in! Prepare your own show full of excitement and wonder. Showcase your talents for your friends and family to see. Dance along to your favourite fairytale songs, move like wild creatures and make fantastic art pieces. A week of magical theatre camp fun for those who love songs from magical movies.

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

7-9yrs (Drama) Video Game Mayhem

$240

You’re in the zone… lasers everywhere and here you are at the highest level. VICTORY! Come up with your own theatre piece about conquering a video game - without one bit of actual technology! Play theatre games and make crafts all about new and old video game characters and even create your own. Bring your inner gamer and let your theatre gamer shine!

7-9yrs (Musical) Mega Movie Musical

$240

Do you get up and dance when a catchy show tune comes on TV? Hairspray! Dream Girls! High School Musical! Soundtracks from different movie musicals will inspire us to learn songs, create dances, and build incredible scenes. Create your own new spectacular show!

10-12yrs (Drama) Amazing (Cruise Ship) Race

$240

Get ready to embark on a make believe cruise ship of theatrical proportion! Fulfill dramatic challenges and avoid u-turns along the way. Find your clue boxes and stamp your passport as you get closer to the extravagant play you’ll create by the end of the week.  Enjoy the sea life as you make pit stops to build on new theatre skills.

10-12yrs (Musical) Battle of the Super Troupes

$240

Get into groups and form your own team of musical sensations! Perform different numbers and mash them up to create a breathtaking pop explosion that will blow the audience away. Work together on a big group number that brings everything you’ve learned into one awesome performance. Showcase your personality through dance and become pop icons. For those of you looking to be the next Super Troupe: this camp is for you!

13-18yrs (Level 2) Empowered Performer & Sustainability 202

$275

(10am - 4pm)

You have the skills - now what? We will explore scripts and monologues, song lyrics and sonnets. Bring truth to your interpretation. Find your voice and speak clearly and authentically. Put your own spin on a classic. Explore new scripts you didn’t know existed. And maybe write your own amazing piece!.  A mix of fun and technical training, this week will  strengthen your skills and help you build your repertoire to have in your toolbox as you continue on in your training.

Must audition, or have taken Level 1 courses to take part. Email school@neptunetheatre.com.

13-18yrs (Level 3) The Actor PREPares 301

$275

(10am - 4pm)

Are you thinking of doing the PREP program at Neptune? Considering auditioning for a post-secondary institution? Want to really hunker down and look at how to create a resume, an artist statement, approach auditions and interviews? Oh! And what audition materials to choose. This week long “How-to” course will help you assess the best next step for you in your training.

Must audition, or have taken Level 2 courses 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.


Covid-19 Update

In lieu of the Nova Scotian provincial updates regarding health and wellbeing, we are assessing all of our programs.

We are currently working with Public Health Officials and consulting with community groups to be sure that we bring you the best possible programs in the safest and most accessible way. We want to thank you for your patience as we work through this. 

We will update our website and social media if there are any changes, and inform participants directly by email.


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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