Camp Shakespeare 2020

CampShakes is looking for young people in grades 4 through 8 who play well with their friends, are imaginative, energetic, and excited to explore Shakespeare at Theater at Monmouth this summer! Click here for our 2020 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 27 to August 14, 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 8th

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

Session 1: As You Like It July 27-31

When Celia’s Dad tries to banish her favorite cousin, Rosalind, the ladies take to the Forest of Arden to find Roz’s father and accidentally discover true love.

Session 2: Romeo & Juliet August 3-7

Get ready to rumble in Shakespeare’s star-crossed tale of two young lovers destroyed by fate.

Session 3: Twelfth Night August 10-14

A shipwreck, two lost brothers, and a bunch of wacky servants play on in Shakespeare’s comedy of searching for Mr. or Ms. Right

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 2019 tax return.

Applications are due no later than May 1, 2020.

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