STUDENT THEATER CAMPS 2024

Registration Now Open for MCT Spring Break Camp!!

The Ross Ragland Theater is excited to announce 3 theater camps to the youth of the basin. The camps are filled with theater games and socially engaging exercises intended to establish and strengthen skills used in the performing arts.
These camps will offer students an opportunity to explore the basics of acting, music, and movement in a fun environment.
* Scholarships are available in each age group. Download the form and send to education@ragland.org to apply.

OUR THEATER CAMPS

Little Sprouts Summer Theater Camps

(For Ages 6-10)

 

 

 

 Youth Theater Camp

(For Ages 10-18)

 

 

 

 

Spring Break Theater Camp 2024

Jack and the Beanstalk

Conceived and Written by Jim Caron

Additional Dialogue by Michelle Nigh

Music by Michael McGill

Additional Lyrics by Michelle Nigh

Original Staging by Jim Caron

Arranged by Michael McGill

For Registration:  There are three age groups for the Spring Break Camp with opportunities for students from Kindergarten to age 18!

Cost: $175, multistudent discount available; scholarships available

Group 1: Kinder – age 7 have the opportunity to be part of the production on stage!  They will audition on Monday and begin rehearsals that day! (16 spots available)

Group 2: Ages 8 – 8th grade have the opportunity to be part of the production on stage!  They will audition on Monday and begin rehearsals that day! (44 spots available)

Group 3: Ages 12-18 have the opportunity to be an assitant director for the show!  Have the experience of helping backstage and to learn from MCT’s director team! (4 spots available)

Spring Break of 2024

Missoula Children’s Theatre

Spring Break Theater Camp Presents

Jack and the Beanstalk

Dates: Spring Break 2024, Monday-Friday, March 25-29; 8:30am – 1:00pm

Students will audition on Monday for the performance on Saturday.  Following auditions, all students will begin rehearsals each day for the performance.  Camp time will be spent rehearsing as well as learning acting fundamentals, participating in drama activities and more.  They will rehearse on stage.  MCT will provide costumes, props and staging.  In one week, a full production will be produced.  A jam packed week, full of fun and learning!  Be sure to check out the available workshops to help add to your learning!

Performances: Saturday, March 30 at 3pm & 5:30pm

About the show:

The Missoula Children’s Theatre presents JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, an original adaptation of the classic children’s story. What happens when a young boy plants Wonder Beans in his own backyard? For Jack, it is the beginning of a great adventure. With a little help from P.T. Wonder and a Giant, Jack learns a valuable lesson about true happiness. This musical production also features a host of other characters, including the Elegant Harp, Jill, Mother, Milky White, the Farmers, the Merchants, the Circus Performers and the Wonder Beans.

 

Registration Now Open for MCT’s Spring Break Theater Camp March 2024!

Thank you to our Spring Break Camp Sponsor!

Squibb Counseling Services, LLC

One Day Workshops with MCT!  Spring Break 2024!

Workshop #1 – Drama Quest: Adventures in Antartica! Grades K-2

This workshop is for students in grades K-2:  A grand adventure in the world’s largest desert, Antarctica, awaits!  Using active and energetic role-playing in a dynamic group setting, students will develop problem-solving skills by engaging their communication and imagination skills.  Your students will have so much fun – they won’t realize that they are learning!

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Time: 1:30pm – 2:15pm

Cost: $10

Workshop #2: Non-verbal Storytelling for Grades 6-8

This workshop is for students in grades 6 – 8:  Did you know that 55% of communication is non-verbal?  Being able to tell a story without speaking is a key tool on the stage, in class, at the grocery store – everywhere!  See how isolations, illusions, key gestures, and body language are used to tell a story.

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Time: 1:30pm – 2:15pm

Cost: $10

 

 

Workshop #3 – Non-Verbal Storytelling for Grades 9-12

This workshop is for students in grades 9 – 12:  Did you know that 55% of communication is non-verbal?  Being able to tell a story without speaking is a key tool on the stage, in class, at the grocery store – everywhere!  See how isolations, illusions, key gestures, and body language are used to tell a story.

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2024

Time: 1:30pm – 2:15pm

Cost: $10

Little Sprouts Summer Theater Camps
(For Ages 6-10)

Little Sprouts Camps will run Monday, July 15th – Friday, July 19th, 2024 with morning and afternoon camps which are suitable for children grades K-4 (ages 6-10). This camp offers 2 one-week camps giving the tiniest of thespian an opportunity to explore the basics of acting, music, and movement as a team in a fun environment and to perform a mini show for the community.

About this play:  TBD

SAVE THE DATES!

Camp:  July 15th – 19th
AM 
(8:30 AM – 11:30 AM)
PM (12:30 PM – 3:30 PM)

Performances: July 20th, 2024
AM (2:00 & 3:00 PM)
PM (5:00 & 6:00 PM)

Tuition: $150
Multi Student Discounts Available

Registration for summer camps will go live on April 1st, 2024

Please contact Education Director Dawn Loew at 541-887-8637 or email education@ragland.org with any questions about the camp, scholarships, or registration.

Youth Summer Theater Camp 2024
Disney’s Finding Nemo Jr.

(For Ages 10-18)

This is a three-week long all day camp for different aspects of the theater life. This camp goes into a full theater production on the Ragland stage. Not only do they learn about theater etiquette, staging, singing music and dancing we dive into Improv, making set/props, costumes, tech for sound and video, and backstage crew.

Whether your student wants to be out front on stage and perform or be behind the scenes and learn what it takes to put the show on or even learn how to be a Stage Manager this is the camp for you.

For High School juniors and seniors, we offer an internship of the business side of what it takes to organize, put plans for all the camps in place, and run each camp.

SAVE THE DATES!

Details:  July 22nd – August 9th
(8:30 am – 3:30 pm)

Performances: August 10th, 2024
(2:00 PM & 5:30 PM)

Tuition per workshop: $435
Multi Student Discounts Available

Registration for summer camps will go live on April 1st, 2024

Please contact Education Director Dawn Loew at 541.887.8637 or email education@ragland.org with any questions about the camp, scholarships, or registration.