SUMMER CAMP COVID-19 GUIDELINES:
- You and your child's safety are our first priority this summer. SYT will be implementing heightened measures to ensure the health and safety of all children participating in a camp.
-CLICK HERE for the full list of measures SYT will be taking this summer to keep our campers and staff safe and healthy.
AT THE SPARTANBURG YOUTH THEATRE, YOU'LL FIND:
  • A staff comprised of some of the finest theatre artists in the region.

  • Classes to inspire and engage every student, from the beginner to the advanced.

  • A welcoming environment that encourages each student no matter their skill level.

  • Whether you are an aspiring performer or designer or just want to build confidence and make new friends, the Spartanburg Youth Theatre is the place to be! Camps are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please remember to register early, as many of our camps fill up quickly.

 
TUITION
  • Tuition may be paid in full at the time of registration or you may pay half the cost at the time of registration and the remainder no less than 7 days prior to the first day of camp. To pay half, please email asanders@spartanarts.org, or call 864-583-4891.

SCHOLARSHIPS
  • The application deadline for scholarships has closed. All scholarships have already been distributed for 2021 summer camps

 

REGISTER EARLY AND GET A DISCOUNT!

  • Register before 12pm on Monday, May 17, 2021 and receive $20 off the cost of each camp.

  • Early registration discount does not apply to K4-K5 camps.

  • When registering online, the $20 discount will automatically be taken off at checkout.

 
CANCELLATION
  • If you cancel no later than 7 days before the first day of your camp, tuition less a $30 Camp Cancellation Fee will be refunded. If you cancel less than 7 days before the first day of your camp, only a refund or credit of 50% of the tuition cost will be issued.

  • Once camps have started, no refunds will be given.

 
ENROLL
  • Register online below, or call us at (864) 585-8278 for information and to enroll.

NOW OFFERING! EARLY DROP-OFF & LATE PICK-UP!

  • Regular drop-off begins 30 minutes before your camp start time.

    • For example, if your camp start time is 8:30am, then drop-off for that camp begins at 8am. If your camp starts at 1pm, drop-off for that camp begins at 12:30pm, etc.​

  • Regular pick-up ends 30 minutes after your camp end time.

    • For example, if your camp end time is 10:30am, pick-up ends at 11:00am. If your camp ends at 4:30pm, pick-up would end at 5pm, etc.

  • If your schedule makes the above times difficult for you, for $20 per camp, you can drop your kids off as early as one hour before your respective camp start time, and pick up as late as one hour after your respective camp end time.

  • To purchase, find the product "Early Drop-off/Late Pick-up" when enrolling for your camp, and be sure to add it to your cart before checkout! Be sure to select which camp it is for in the drop down below the price.

  • If you've already registered for a camp, it's not too late. Add Early Drop-off/Late Pick-up by clicking HERE.

 

2021 Summer Theatre Camps

Summer camps begin the week of June 7-11,

and continue all summer through the week of August 2-6.

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IMAGINATION & PLAY

 

Rising K4-K5
Monday to Friday | 8:30-10:30am
5 minimum | 8 maximum
Tuition $90

Our one-week camps for rising K4-K5 explore creative play, music and art, while learning acting and storytelling techniques.

 

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
June 28-July 2 | Rising K4-K5 | 8:30am-10:30am | 8 maximum | $90
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
If a hungry little mouse shows up on your doorstep, you might want to give him a cookie. And if you give him a cookie, he'll ask for a glass of milk! Grab your glass of milk and cookies, and join your favorite mouse from the acclaimed book.
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
July 19-23 | Rising K4-K5 | 8:30am-10:30am | 8 maximum | $90
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
Munch through apples, cherry pie and green leaves to bloom into a butterfly as you take on the role of The Very Hungry Caterpillar!
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.

ACTOR-IN-TRAINING
Rising 1st-2nd
grade
Monday to Friday | 8:30-11:30am
5 minimum | 8 maximum
Tuition $140

Our one-week camps for rising 1st-2nd graders continue to develop teamwork, self-expression, and imagination, while introducing acting techniques and stage movement skills through a specific fun setting.

Superheroes Unite!    *BOTH Sessions are FULL*
July 12-16 | Rising 1st-2nd grade | 8:30-11:30am OR 1:00-4:00pm | 8 maximum | $140
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a superhero! Create your own supergirl or superboy complete with super-suit and extraordinary powers!
**Both sessions of this camp are currently FULL. To be put on the waitlist for either session, CLICK HERE.**
Under the Sea *FULL*
July 26-30 | Rising 1st-2nd grade | 8:30-11:30am | 8 maximum | $140
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
Dive down to the ocean blue and explore life under the sea with magical mermaids, friendly sharks, and other sea creatures only you can imagine!
**Under the Sea is currently FULL. To be put on the waitlist, CLICK HERE.**

 

TECHNIQUE & PERFORMANCE
Rising 3rd-6th
grade
Monday to Friday | Varying times depending on camp
5 minimum | 10-12 maximum
Tuition $160 to $220

Our one-week camps for rising 3rd-6th graders introduce theatre techniques for those who are curious, and provide intermediate-level performance camps for those who are ready for the next step of the theatre process.

Acting Foundations
June 21-25 | TWO options: 8:30am-12:00pm OR 1:00-4:30pm | 10 maximum | $160
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
Are you interested in acting but not quite sure where to start? We’ve got you covered! You will leave the week with a strong foundation in stage performance and a newfound sense of self-expression.
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.
Adventures in Moviemaking *FULL*
June 28-July 2 | 9:00am-12:30pm | 10 maximum | $160
Instructor: Ashley Crane - Click here to meet Ashley!
You might be at home on the stage, but what happens when the camera starts rolling? This camp will cover basic techniques for screen acting, and provide you with your first starring role in your own movie that you will write and film!
**Adventures in Moviemaking is currently FULL. To be put on the waitlist, CLICK HERE.**
Fantastic Mr. Fox
July 19-23 | 9am-5pm | 12 maximum | $220
Instructor: Connor Vetter - Click here to meet Connor!
Someone's been stealing from the three meanest farmers around, and they know the identity of the thief—it's Fantastic Mr. Fox! Boggis, Bunce, and Bean have joined forces, and they have Mr. Fox and his family surrounded. What they don't know is that they're not dealing with just any fox. Only the most fantastic plan can save him now!
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.
Musical Theatre: The Greatest Showman & Matilda
August 2-6 | TWO options: 9:00am-12:30pm OR 1:30-5:00pm | 12 maximum | $160
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos - Click here to meet Mary!
Join your favorite musical misfits and sing for revolution! Set in the style of a musical revue, students will learn introductory singing and dancing techniques through songs and choreography from the hit musicals The Greatest Showman and Matilda.
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.

PRODUCTION CAMPS
Rising 5th-12th grade


Monday to Friday | 9am-5pm
5 minimum | 12 maximum
Tuition $220

Our one-week production camps for rising 5th-12th graders provide a full-production performance opportunity for young actors. Actors will put together a production, with set and costumes, in one-week!

Storybook Live!
July 12-16 | 9am-5pm | Rising 5th-12th grade | 12 maximum | $220
Instructor: Connor Vetter - Click here to meet Connor!
From page, to stage, to the classroom, SYT presents Storybook Live! SYT premiered its virtual series to rave reviews in the 2020-2021 season. Actors in this camp will be in the cast for a Storybook Live! performance of a popular children's book. This performance will be filmed and sent to schools for the 2021-2022 school year. Application required. Followup audition may be required based off application.
PLEASE NOTE: Students interested in this camp should have relevant acting experience through SYT or elsewhere, and/or previous stage experience. Actors must submit an application (link below). A followup audition may be required based off application. If actor meets the criteria, they will be contacted within one week of submitting application with registration instructions, or requesting an audition video.
APPLY HERE!

 

TEEN STUDIOS
Rising 7th-12th grade

Monday to Friday | 9am-12pm, 1:30-4:30pm or 9am-5pm
5 minimum | 10-12 maximum
Tuition $160 to $220

Our one-week camps for rising 7th-12th graders provide advanced theatre techniques, as well as performance camps where the cast will put together a production in one-week!

TECHNIQUE TEEN STUDIOS
RISING 7th-12th
Laugh Out Loud
July 26-30 | TWO options: 9:00am-12:30pm OR 1:30-5:00pm | 12 maximum | $160
Instructor: Connor Vetter - Click here to meet Connor!
It will be difficult not to LOL in this fun and fast paced camp! This camp will introduce you to the basics of improvisation and give you fun tips and techniques to keep the laughs coming.
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.
PERFORMANCE TEEN STUDIOS
RISING 7th-12th
Storybook Live!
July 12-16 | 9am-5pm | Rising 5th-12th grade | 12 maximum | $220
Instructor: Connor Vetter - Click here to meet Connor!
From page, to stage, to the classroom, SYT presents Storybook Live! SYT premiered its virtual series to rave reviews in the 2020-2021 season. Actors in this camp will be in the cast for a Storybook Live! performance of a popular children's book. This performance will be filmed and sent to schools for the 2021-2022 school year. Application required. Followup audition may be required based off application.
PLEASE NOTE: Students interested in this camp should have relevant acting experience through SYT or elsewhere, and/or previous stage experience. Actors must submit an application (link below). A followup audition may be required based off application. If actor meets the criteria, they will be contacted within one week of submitting application with registration instructions, or requesting an audition video.
APPLY HERE!
Let’s Make a Movie!
August 2-6 | 9am-5pm | 10 maximum | $220
Instructor: Ashley Crane - Click here to meet Ashley!
Lights! Camera! Action! This all-day camp will give you a crash course in the film industry, technique and lingo. You will spend the week making your own movie that is sure to wow the crowds!
ENROLL IN 2 STEPS:
  1. Enroll Here
  2. Fill Out Paperwork Here
    1. The paperwork link will also be emailed to you within 48 hours of purchase.

2021 SUMMER THEATRE CAMPS!

Master Production Camp

Madeline's Christmas Set Build

 
 
 
 
 
imagination never gets old.