Costa Mesa, CA, June 17, 2015 –Vanguard University Department of Theatre Arts and the American Coast Children’s Theatre host a theater camp for ages 7-17 held June 22-July 3. This week is the last week to register; tuition is $175, which includes scripts, snacks, show shirt and costumes.
This two-week summer musical theatre workshop production for youth will develop musical theatre skills alongside professionals and college interns. The camp will culminate with a group performance of the acclaimed show, Seussical Jr. on Friday, July 3.
Lissa Slay is the new director of education for the American Coast Children’s Theatre. Slay holds a bachelor of arts degree in directing for the theatre, and a master of science in education, from California State University, Fullerton. Slay also holds a teaching credential, with subject matter authorization in Theatre, and is a freelance director, teaching artist, educator, performer, and education consultant. Her work with the Balboa Performing Arts Theatre Foundation, Shakespeare in the Vines, and various public schools, amongst others, gives her a wide experience in the theatre arts world of Orange County.
The American Coast Children’s Theatre camp will be held Monday through Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Lyceum Theater at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa.
The deadline to register is this Friday, June 19. Open to the public, registration is online at www.vanguard.edu/acct. For additional information, call (714) 619-6424.
To request an interview, contact:
Erin Hales, Director of Marketing & Communications
55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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