The Wick Theatre is delighted to announce that the nation’s largest touring children’s theatre company will be presenting a one-week summer camp program at the Boca Raton venue. For over 40 years, the acclaimed Missoula Children’s Theatre has been bringing an action-packed week of theatrical fun to towns across the country. At The Wick, the camp will culminate with a production of the beloved classic, Pinocchio, where all registered children will have a role. The camp is open to students in grades 1-12 and runs from June 17 -June 21 from 9am-4pm. The tuition is $350, which includes a daily lunch and two snacks. For more information and registration details please call 561-995-2333 or visit www.thewick.org.
“We are delighted to bring this opportunity to our community,” said Marilynn A. Wick, Executive Managing Producer. “The outstanding team from MCT, along with our own highly-qualified staff, will provide an enchanting and educational experience for children who want to experience the excitement of live theatre and learn about the many varied positions required to create a wonderful show.”
On the first day of the camp, children will audition for key parts in the play. All students will have an onstage role, and there will also be openings for assistant director positions. During the camp, students will learn all aspects of theatrical production through multiple workshops in makeup, costume design, music, set design and more. A nutritious lunch and two snacks will be provided daily in the beautiful Tavern at The Wick. “This is an extraordinary experience for all local children who have an interest in theatre,” said The Wick’s Development Director, Robin Miller, who is also a Certified Child Care Director for the state of Florida. “We will be offering an exceptional hands-on curriculum taught by an outstanding team of actor/directors from Missoula and support staff from The Wick.”
Performances of Pinocchio will take place on Saturday, June 23 at 3:30pm and 5:30pm Each Camper will receive 2 complimentary tickets; general admission tickets are $20, available at www.thewick.org or by calling 561-995-2333.
The Wick Theatre is located at 7901 N. Federal Highway. Boca Raton, FL 33487