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Theatre Aspen Office

Our administrative office is open Monday through Friday 10 am – 6 pm.

 

110 East Hallam Street
Suite 126
Aspen, Colorado 81611

 

Phone:  970.925.9313

Email:  info@theatreaspen.org

 

Theatre Aspen’s Hurst Theatre

470 Rio Grande Place
Aspen, CO 81611

 
The Theatre Aspen Summer Experience

2022 Grades K-2 Summer Programs

Production photos from 2021’s WILLY WONKA JR (Timothy Bates Photography) 

2022 Summer Camps Grades K-2

Our K-2 camps are designed to build artistic foundations across a variety of disciplines, teach community and collaborative skills, and most importantly: be chalk full of fun and excitement. As we play and create together, we’ll build self-confidence, express ourselves, celebrate each other, and walk away with new skills to be proud of.

Imagination Station 

Creative Drama | Drama Games | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: June 13-17; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

All aboard, next stop Imagination Station! Let your creativity run wild as we take a trip through the silliest and wackiest places we can dream up. Students will create and perform in their own story, including designing the world it lives within! 

Jukebox Jams

Dance | Singing | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: June 20-24; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

Pump up the jams! Time to pull out your air guitar skills and favorite microphone because this week we are going to take our singing to the next level with your favorite ROCK and POP hits! In this program designed for all skill levels, you’ll perform hits from shows comprised of classic jukebox jams, creating a brand new story to tie them all together. 

Masters of Disguise 

Character Creation | Drama Games | Costume Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: June 28 – July 2, 2021; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

YOU’RE going to be a master of disguise! Let your creative skills shine with this week of character creation. Campers will create a unique character and design their own costume, taking on a brand identity. Now you see them, now you don’t! The week will end in a runway walk of our original characters, showcasing their unique personalities and costumes.

Clowning Around

Drama Games | Physical Comedy | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: July 5th-8th, 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm (No Camp July 4th)

Price: $325

 

Inspired by the hilarious hijinks of the clowns in our Summer Shakespeare: Twelfth Night, join us to learn the tricks of the trade and take your physical comedy skills up a notch. We’ll laugh and clown around all the way to a showcase demonstrating our thigh-slapping, rip-roaring jokes, scenes, and skills. 

 And We’re Off! 

Creative Drama | Music | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: July 11th-15th, 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

Inspired by the adventures big and small of James and his insect friends in James and the Giant Peach, we’ll go on great quests, write new legends, and conquer whatever we set our minds to alongside friends old and new. We’ll be “Floatin’ Along” as we “Shake It Up” and sing along to some of these iconic songs, and set off on adventures of our own to rival James’.

Puppet Party

Character Creation | Puppetry | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: July 18th-22nd, 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

Move over Jim Henson, the next generation of puppeteers have arrived in Aspen! This week we will take our character creation and storytelling to the next level as we learn the magic of puppetry, culminating in a puppet show where students will perform with their puppet friends.

Build-A-World

Creative Drama | Set Design | Drama Games | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: July 25th-29th 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

Build a scaled down world from scratch all the way from the blades of grass, to the people who inhabit it, to the 3 story tall City Hall made of gumdrops and paper straws. There’s nothing out of place in our world, because we built it! Campers will learn set design and build their own model sized universe, creating stories for all the people and things that inhabit it. At the end of the week, families and friends will take a tour through our world! 

Country Jams

Drama Games | Dance | Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: August 1st-5th, 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

Let’s spin around, do-si-do, and two-step the day away in a week of creativity, dance, and imagination! Using our design, dancing, and acting talents we’ll embrace the swinging, vivacious world of country (and all the wild tales that happen there) inspired by our summer musical Bright Star.

If You Knew My Story

Storytelling | Drama Games | Scene Design | Outdoor Team Time

Dates: August 8-12, 2022; Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Price: $375

 

It’s time for you to be in charge of the story! Using storytelling traditions old and new, collaborate with your fellow campers to weave fantastical tales using beloved characters, brilliant new ideas, and one or two happily-ever-afters. Our tales will leap right off the page onto the stage, and play out in front of a Storytelling backdrop crafted by you and your fellow campers.