Free to Be Me – Performing Arts Academy

Join Free to Be Me Performing Arts Academy for one of their many exciting and fun camps this summer. At Free to Be Me, they make sure that every kid leaves each day recognizing just how special they are by being them! In each camp, the kids will learn teamwork, confidence, games, performance techniques, and skills needed to sharpen their skills. They have something for everyone and even the most bashful students will be comfortable in their safe and nurturing environment.

They offer several weeks of half-day, full-day, and afternoon intensives that are sure to keep your kids interested and happy all summer long. Sessions run Monday – Friday:
AM Session, 9 a.m. – noon
PM Session, noon-3 p.m.
Full Day Session, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Afternoon Intensives, 3-5 p.m.

June 18-22: Broadway Bootcamp– Learn songs and dances from your favorite Broadway Musicals, as well as vocal, acting and dance technique. Each day is filled with games, exercises, and activities centered towards growth as a performer. Together, work on confidence and audition techniques so that performers of all ages and abilities have an unforgettable week! Full-day and half-day available. Ages 5 and up.

June 25-29: Camp Rock– Learn some of your favorite Rock ‘n Roll songs and dances, as well as vocal, acting and dance technique. Each day is filled with games, exercises, and activities centered towards growth as a performer.  Together, work on confidence and audition techniques so that performers of all ages and abilities have an unforgettable week! Full-day and half-day available. Ages 5 and up.

July 9-13: Young Director’s YouTube Camp– Does your kid LOVE to be creative? This camp explores all of the elements of writing and directing. Students will learn the creative process behind writing, casting, directing and filming their own YouTube Music Video. This camp WILL sell out so register now. They need plenty of Directors and Performers for this camp and every kid will play a part! Ages 5 and up.

July 16-20: Music & Movement- A week of Music Theory and Dance Technique. This class will cover separate material and arrangements from their August Camp, which can be taken as separate camps. Kids will spend their day rotating between a variety of dance technique and choreography sessions and studying the fundamentals of Music. Students will learn different types and styles of dance as well as an introduction to reading music, ear training, rhythm recognition and rote songs. They will also explore playing a variety of new and different instruments as they create exciting arrangements to some of their favorite songs. Ages 7 and up.

July 30-Aug 3: “The Greatest Show” Camp– This week, explore all of the GREATEST songs and dances from favorite big-screen musicals! They have some fun numbers planned for movies such as The Greatest Showman, La La Land,  Mama Mia and more! This is a week you will NOT want to miss! Ages 5 and up.

August 6-10: Music & Movement– Another week of Music Theory and Dance Technique. This class will cover separate material and arrangements from their July Camp, which can be taken as separate camps. Kids will spend their day rotating between a variety of dance technique and choreography sessions and studying the fundamentals of music. Students will learn different types and styles of dance as well as an introduction to reading music, ear training, rhythm recognition and rote songs. They will also explore playing a variety of new and different instruments as they create exciting arrangements to some of their favorite songs. Ages 7 and up.

August 13-17: Free to Be Me/ Future Leaders Camp– A week of self-esteem workshops, team building games and exercises, and leadership skills training. A fun week for kids to learn about themselves and others in a supportive and encouraging environment. Students of all ages will have the opportunity to lead some fun brain buster activities. The focus will also be on SERVICE and together, they will explore ways that kids of all ages can contribute to their community. End the week practicing new skills to break into a “breakout box.” (This is a huge crowd-pleaser for the kids). Ages 5 and up.

AFTERNOON INTENSIVES: $25/day or $100 per week
Monday – Friday, 3-5 p.m.
A two-hour intensive class in dance, music, acting, improv, or audition prep.

Email: freetobemeperformingarts@gmail.com