choreography

Shakespeare Summer Camp for Kids- Learn Stage Combat!

Campers will get in lots of physical activity at our Shakespeare Summer Camp for Kids, and even learn the art of Stage Combat! Summer Camp runs from June 29- July 10, 2015, Monday-Friday at our headquarters in Toronto. See some footage below from our 2011 production of The Comedy of Errors, full of stage combat and choreography!

For more information, or to register for camp, visit our Shakespeare Summer Camp for Kids page!

Have a teen that is looking to step into the spotlight this summer too? Visit our Young Company for Teens page to find out more about our Summer training Program in stage and film performance!

National Shakespeare Youth Festival Guidelines: Dance and Movement

How to… Create a Dance and Movement Piece.

  • Number of participants: 2 to 10
  • Time Limit: up to 5 minutes
  • Perform a dance piece or movement sequence interpreting one of Shakespeare’s scenes, themes, characters or monologues.  The Movement and Dance category is designed for interpretations of Shakespeare’s work expressed through dance or physical movement. Text is permitted and any music is permissible. We must acknowledge the original artist of music as part of our program. Ensure that you provide us with the relevant information on the registration form.
  • Minimal sets, props and costumes are allowed (One person must be able to carry them on and off).

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