Camp Overview

Day Camps

With musical theatre, drama, tech theatre, improv, and more, there’s a day camp for everyone! Explore the different types of camps we offer, and find the perfect fit for you!

Half-Day Camps:

Our half-day camps offer a great introduction to theatrical performance! Campers will enjoy a fun-filled week exploring the world of theatre, putting together a performance featuring songs from movies and Broadway shows, playing games, crafting, making friends and more!


2023 Half-Day Camp: Coming soon!

Full-Day Camps:

These high-energy day camps give students the chance to act, sing, and dance their way through a 30-minute or 1-hour adaptation of one of their favorite shows in just one week! Auditions for lead roles are optional, and all campers will be fully involved in this high-energy performance!

2023 Kids Camp: Coming soon!

2023 Curtain Up Camp: Coming soon!

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Xtreme Camps:

Stage combat! Improv! Tech theatre! Action! These non-musical theatre camps bring out the adventurer in you. Immerse yourself in the world of theatre, both on and off stage, as you prepare an original script set in one of your favorite universes.

2023 Themes: Coming soon!

Dance Camps

Join the First Act Dance Studio in June for a series of dance workshops! Each $20 workshop is an hour and fifteen minutes and will cover a different style of dance.  Sign up for 3 workshops and the 4th one is $10 off! Open Workshops are available to any student, regardless of skill level or previous experience. Intermediate/Advanced Workshops are for students who have completed at least one year in a Level 2 class at the First Act Dance Studio. 

Middle School and High School Master Camps

A Full Show in One Week?

Yes! These camps give students the opportunity to learn, rehearse, and perform or tech a full Broadway-style show in just one week!

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Middle School Overnight Camp:

Campers will spend five days rehearsing on the campus of MidAmerica Nazarene University to put together a full mainstage production, which they will perform at the end of the week!

2023 Show: TBA

2023 Dates: July 24-28 with performances July 28 & 29

High School Drama Camp: Performance & Behind the Scenes Sections:

Our intensive High School Drama Camp extended day camp is held at the First Act Studios and gives older students the opportunity to prepare a fully staged, full-length play in just a week, culminating in two performances. Students can act in the show in the Performance Section. Its partner section, Behind the Scenes teaches students about backstage roles. They’ll work on the costumes, sets, props, tech, and more for the show!

2023 Show: TBA

2023 Dates: TBA

Master Camp - High School

High School Overnight Camp:

This camp is held on the beautiful campus of MidAmerica Nazarene University! We get to rehearse and perform on the exquisite stage of the Bell Cultural Events Center! High School campers will spend six days working to put on a full mainstage production! 

*Campers may be 19 if they have just graduated high school in the spring of 2022.

2023 Show: TBA

2023 Dates: July 16-21 with performances July 21 & 22

Summer Dance

Kick off your summer with dance! During the last two weeks in May, we will be offering a number of one-time workshops in a variety of dance styles. We will have Open Level classes for anyone to join as well as Intermediate/Advanced Level options for those with a bit more experience. There are even two classes for adults! Each workshop will run 1 hour and 15 minutes and will cost $20. Sign up for one or a ton! Please email Liz Watkins at dancedirector@firstactkc.org with any questions.