Pop Up Theater Gainesville
A 2-week theater intensive for young actors. The program taught by theater professionals culminates in a series of peer education workshops and a performance of a Shakespearean work. Past productions include "Romeo and Juliet" and "Julius Caesar". Pop Up Theater Camp has had the great fortune to partner with the City of Gainesville on this 9-5 performing arts camp. In addition to rehearsing for camp productions, the campers spend their days taking classes in movement, scene study, stagecraft speech, and improv. The camp fees are offered on a sliding scale.
Pop Up Theater Micanopy
A 2-week theater retreat for young actors between the ages of 11 and 18. The camp is held 15 miles south of Gainesville at the beautiful Casa Micanopy. Campers put on a show in 2 fun-filled weeks. In addition to the plays and a series of classes lead by theater professionals; students are taught to facilitate theater peer education workshops.
Since it's inception, the campers have performed original works inspired by Zora Neal Hurston, the town of Cassadaga and the environmental advocate Guy Bradley, In addition, they have performed several Shakespearean works such as "The Comedy of Errors", "A Midsummer Nights Dream' and "Macbeth".