Monday, August 22nd 2022 - Friday, August 26th, 2022 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
For kids ages 6-10
Looking for a fun intro to the world of theatre? Look no further! This camp will focus on building confidence, having fun, and exploring imagination as a team through improv, movement, & acting. Learn basic theatre skills and terminology to help build a solid foundation for a lifelong appreciation of live performing arts. Join old friends and theatre professionals Nick Attanasio & Tara Palen for this fun filled week.
Nick Attanasio is LPCA's Production Manager and the former head of theatre programming at Clarkson University and Farmingdale State College. Some favorite roles as an actor include Judas in Godspell, Tom Morgan in the World Premiere of Treasure Island the Musical, and Stewpot in South Pacific. Nick is also a published playwright of the Off-Broadway shows 2 a.m. and Extra Innings, and is and accomplished director.
Tara Palen is LPCA's Director of Education & Outreach. Before that, Tara has played managerial and artistic director roles for Pendragon Theatre, Broadhollow Players, and O'Neill Studio Theatre as well as running a theatre arts academy on Long Island for over a decade. As a dancer and actress, favorite roles include Nellie in South Pacific, Vicky in Noises Off, Gladys in Pajama Game, and Lolly in the East Coast Premiere of The Cat's Meow for the late Ed Dennehy.