Classes & Camps

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Musical Theatre Camp

Instructor: Bobby & Ashley Becher with special guest instructors TBA!

After a hiatus last summer, our weeklong musical theatre camp is back! this camp is for middle and high school students (ages 13-18) who have experience in musical theatre and are looking for advanced training. Class time will focus on integrated storytelling and character development through acting, singing, and dancing. Each student will work on solos, as well as small & large group numbers, exploring a variety of styles of music and choreography. They'll gain valuable experience working one-on-one with professional actors and directors in a fast-paced and focused environment. Students should feel comfortable both singing and dancing. The week will conclude with a performance on the Circa '21 stage, showcasing what they've learned.

Who: Registration for this class is open to ages 13-18 (limit of 15 participants)

When:

Camp: Monday, Aug. 1 – Friday., Aug 5 • Noon–3:30 p.m.

Showcase: Saturday, Aug. 6 • Cast called at noon / Showcase begins at 1:30 p.m.

Where: Camp held at Center for Living Arts/ Showcase held at Circa '21

Cost: $169

We are working hard on planning a fun summer, so keep your eyes peeled
for more workshop announcements featuring visiting artists!

 

Who will you be learning from?

To register for any of these classes, please call the ticket office at 309-786-7733 ext. 2. All participants MUST be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. ​If you have any questions, email RisingStarsCirca@gmail.com.

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Ashley and Bobby Becher are professional musical theatre actors, creators, and educators who recently relocated to the QC. In addition to performing in 80+ professional productions throughout the United States and in South Korea (including several here at Circa '21), they also direct, write, choreograph, compose, and are the founders of WhatFun! Theatre. Ashley and Bobby are also accomplished theatre educators, teaching master classes for theatres around the country, including locally at Davenport Junior Theatre, and at Circa ‘21’s Rising Stars Summer Musical Theatre Intensive this year. Check them out at abBecher.com.