Shakespeare Summer Camp is back!

This summer, the Greenwood Shakespeare Project will once again collaborate with ArtPlace Mississippi and Greenwood Little Theatre to present the Fourth Annual Shakespeare Summer Camp for youth. 

For five weeks, participants will be trained in Shakespeare's plays and Elizabethan stage conventions, set construction, music, dance, and scenery/costume design. The camp will culminate in three nights of performance on July 11-13 at Greenwood Little Theatre. Featuring veteran stage actors, a professional carpenter, and renowned artists and designers, the Shakespeare Summer Camp is one of the Delta's foremost arts education program for youth.

The camp will run Mondays-Fridays from 1 pm to 5 pm starting on June 10th, 2019. All students in grade 7-12 are welcome to apply. All registrants will be required to complete an audition before admission into the camp. Registration deadline is May 15. Contact Steve Iwanski with any further questions. 

2019 Camp Schedule

Auditions (Required for ALL registrants)

  • May 21-23, 5pm - Episcopal Church of the Nativity

  • Leaders: Steve Iwanski & GLT actors/directors

Week 1 - Theatre, Movement, and Performance

  • June 10-14 - Episcopal Church of the Nativity parish hall

  • Leaders: Steve Iwanski & GLT actors/directors

Week 2 - Shakespearean Performance

  • June 17-21 - Episcopal Church of the Nativity parish hall

  • Leaders: Steve Iwanski & GLT actors/directors

Week 3 - Set Design and Construction

  • June 24-28 - Greenwood Little Theatre

  • Leader: Richard Elliott, Design Build Solutions

Week 4 - Scenery, Costume, and Prop Design

  • July 1-5 - ArtPlace and GLT

  • Leaders: Yolande van Heerden & Will Perkins

Week 5 - Dress Rehearsals

  • July 7-10 - GLT

  • Leaders: Adult Team

SHOW

  • July 11-13 - GLT

  • Students arrive at 5:30, show starts at 7:30. Tickets $5 in advance or $10 at the door.