Shakespeare Summer Camp

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The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival (HVSF) is still accepting registration for the Shakespeare Summer Camp. Children ages 8-12 can sign up for one week or the full two week session.  The creative, process-based theater camp is designed for children with an interest in the performing arts. All classes are taught by theater professionals from HVSF’s acting company and renowned Education Programs. It’s Shakespeare the HVSF way – and that means fun. For information and to enroll call Nora Rosoff, Education Programs Manager, at (845) 809-5750 x13 or nora@hvshakespeare.org. Children may also be enrolled online atwww.hvshakespeare.org.   The Shakespeare Summer Camp includes classes in theater games, improvisation, stage combat, text analysis, acting and vocal production that provide an exciting opportunity to explore language, characters and acting techniques. The experience will build confidence, encourage spontaneity, challenge imaginations, and give children a new, deeper understanding of Shakespeare.   The Shakespeare Summer Camp takes place at Haldane Junior High School in Cold Spring, Monday –Friday from 9am-3pm. The fee is $350 per week. Sibling discounts are available for those enrolling more than one child.   Families who enroll their children in the Shakespeare Summer Camp will also receive a special offer for the Sunday, July 28 performance of The Three Musketeers. Tickets for this performance only will be offered to families for $20, with a limit of 4 tickets per family. Tickets for this special offer must be purchased before May 31 and are subject to availability.