Camp Shakespeare 2019

CampShakes is looking for young people in grades 4 through 9 who play well with their friends, are imaginative, energetic, and excited to explore Shakespeare at Theater at Monmouth this summer! Click here for our 2019 CampShakes Flyer!

The best way to explore Shakespeare is up on your feet and that’s just what happens at CampShakes. Classes in voice, movement, and acting help students explore Shakespeare’s text emotionally, physically, and intellectually in preparation for a final performance for family and friends.

Choose from three, one-week sessions July 8 to 26, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All sessions take place at TAM’s Rehearsal Studio, 775 Main Street, Monmouth, ME


The Plays!

FALL GRADES 4th to 9th

Students will jump head first into their favorite Shakespeare play through theatre games, character improvs, becoming text detectives, and exploring stage combat.

Session 2: The Tempest July 15 – 19

After twelve years stranded on the magical isle, Prospero brews one humdinger of a storm and, with the help of a magical sprite or two, reunites families and regains his dukedom.

Session 3: Comedy of Errors July 22 – 26

Shakespeare’s other comedy that separates siblings with a shipwreck, this time two sets of siblings end up on two different shores and search for each other, creating comical chaos in Ephesus.


Tuition, Discounts, and Scholarships

One-Week Session:  $250
Early Bird Registration before April 1: $225

Sibling Registration: receive $25 off each registration. (May not be combined with other discounts.)
Multiple Sessions Registration: receive $25 off each additional camp registration. (May not be combined with other discounts.)

Call the Box Office at 207.933.9999 to receive your discount.

To apply for a scholarship to Camp Shakespeare, please submit a completed scholarship application form filled out by parent/guardian and a copy of your 2017 tax return.

Applications are due no later than May 1, 2019.

Please mail your materials to:
Camp Shakespeare
Theater at Monmouth
P.O. Box 385
Monmouth, ME 04259-0385