We are excited to announce that all of our summer camps have been adapted to an online platform! 

These one to two weeks have been adapted and designed to be done online with the goal of bringing the Weathervane Educational experience to your home. All workshops offer LIVE classes via ZOOM each day and pre-recorded lessons. 

Once registered, your class links and other activities will be provided. Packets of supplies will also be available for students as well. 

*Please note: The dates for our Jedi Training Camp have changed and we plan to have this camp in person later in the summer with the proper social distancing and sanitizing procedures in place. 

 Register for a camp 

Camp Scholarships

Partial-scholarship support is available for classes at Weathervane due to the generous support from the community. To apply, please fill out a scholarship application or call  (330) 836-2626 to request an application (via the mail). All scholarship requests must be received no later than two weeks prior to the start of class.

Special thank you to Acme Fresh Market for contributing to our scholarship program 

Questions? Check out our Summer Virtual Theatre Academy FAQ


Kids Take the Screen, Act I: Dragons, Unicorns, Narwhals, Oh My! 

                               Ages 5-8

June 8-June 19

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$255.00

Dragons and unicorns and narwhals, oh my! Explore and create with these majestic creatures in this virtual creative camp. Students will spend their days using their imaginations to bring stories to life and produce their own play to share virtually. Join us to learn all about what theatre has to offer! Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

4x5 Playwriting Camp

Ages 10-17

June 8- June 19

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$255.00

Inspired by our 8X10 TheatreFest, students will learn plot structure, creating characters, thoughts, themes, and ideas to develop their own short scenes. Students will also work together and act in each other’s scenes. The scenes will be shared on the last day of camp to create a final virtual performance. One will be chosen to be performed during the 8x10 TheatreFest (dates TBA). Bring your ideas and get creative in this two week playwriting camp! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Broadway Boot Camp: Broadway Ballets

Ages 8-14

June 22-June 26

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$135.00

Experience the unique style of the one of a kind Twyla Tharp, known for her Broadway hits 'Movin’ Out" and "Come Fly Away". Explore the way dance is used as the key element to tell stories accompanied by rock and pop music. This camp will keep you on your feet learning technique and upbeat choreography. Jazz shoes or Ballet shoes are required.

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Acting for the Camera

Ages 10-17

June 22-June 26

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$155.00

This camp will explore several facets of media production; including acting for the camera, short story arc script writing, story boarding, shot plotting, sound and music editing and video editing. During this camp we aim to create short pieces which we can share with our family and friends. All of our campers will find themselves not only in front of the camera, but behind it as well. 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Musical Theatre Cabaret: Stories and Explorers

Ages 5-8

July 6- July 10

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$155.00

Discover new and exciting places in this fun-filled Musical Theatre Camp! Students will work on their skills in music, dance, and acting through songs that will take them to a whole new world and present their final performance virtually. Explore new and wondrous places through the world of Musical Theatre! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Kids Take the Screen! Act II: Video Games

Ages 8-11

July 13-July 24

10:00-2:00 p.m.

$255.00

Find a new way to experience your favorite video games this summer in this interactive theatre camp. Performers will  create a plot and characters while also increasing their confidence as a performer and present their play virtually. Level up and increase your XP with this camp! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

Teen Summer Intensive

July 6- July 17

Join us this summer to create a brand new production in 2-weeks! The final performance will take place virtually! 

Performance Track

Ages 13 – 17

July 6 – 17, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

$335.00

Performance Track, is for students who are ready to put on a show! This fast-paced workshop produces a production in 2 weeks. Students will work with a professional director and  receive training and guidance to bring their masterpiece to life.

The camp will end with a virtual presentation to be shared with students, families, and friends.

Tech Track

Ages 10 – 17

July 6 – 17, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

$335.00

Tech Track, is for students who want to study the visual elements of theatre from costumes, props, lighting and set design. They work alongside our technical staff  to bring the visual elements of the show to life. 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

Musical Theatre Cabaret: Be Brave

Ages 8-12

July 20 -July 24

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$155.00

Get ready to sing, dance, and act in this one week summer camp! Students will work with an instructor to create characters, perform choreography, and sing some of our favorite songs from classic musicals. Students present their performance on the last day of camp. Students will be Fearless by the end of the week!

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

POP Shakespeare Camp

Ages 11-17

July 20-July 24

10:00-1:00 p.m.

 $135.00

Dive into the works of William Shakespeare in this one week camp! Students will compare classic Shakespearean texts with modern entertainment through script analysis, character development, and acting technique while also exploring Shakespeare’s impact on today’s culture. “Be not afraid of greatness” and challenge yourself as an actor this summer. Students will share virtually on the last day. 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Imagine THAT!: Monster Madness

Ages 3-6

July 20- July 24

10:00-11:00 a.m.

$75.00

Learning through rhythm and music! Join us as we sing, dance, and use musical instruments to explore the world of kooky and zany monsters.  Students will share what they learned on the last day of camp. Don’t miss this monster mash! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. We will have a short snack and craft break during the hour as well.

 

Musical Theatre Cabaret: Disco Inferno

Ages 12-17

July 27-July 31

10:00-1:00 p.m.

                                         $155.00

Ease on Down the Road to this Disco Inferno! Students will learn pieces of music and choreography from disco themed musicals. Our performers will show off their moves virtually on the last day. Let’s boogie!  

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Broadway Boot Camp: Jungle Boogie

Ages 5-8

July 27-July 31

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$135.00

Join us on this safari full of wiggles and giggles! Help us explore different dance styles and movements in the jungle to create fun characters. Students will show what they learned on through a final video. Keep an eye out for some crazy monkeys, roaring lions and tropical birds! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Broadway Boot Camp: Dancing through the Decades

Ages 9-15

August 3-August 7

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$135.00

Were you born to Hand Jive or Do the Twist? Join us to learn popular social dances through the decades. This camp will explore fun choreography inspired by some classic dance moves used in popular Broadway shows! TikTok? Step aside and moonwalk your way to Weathervane this summer!

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Musical Theatre Cabaret: Will you be my Teddy Bear?

Ages 5-8

August 3-August 7

10:00-1:00 p.m.

$155.00

Students will work on their skills in music, dance, and acting through multiple songs that are inspired by our favorite furry friends. Students will show off their new skills virtually to share with family and friends. Grab your teddy and let’s get moving! 

Students will join their instructor via ZOOM 10:00-11:00 a.m. , working lunch break from 11:00-noon, ZOOM Noon-1:00 p.m. Students will also receive a pre-recorded lesson to complete.

 

Jedi Training Camp

Ages 8-14

** Dates have Changed: August 3-7

10:00-2:00 p.m.

 $185

 It’s back! The Force is strong with you… Join our Jedi Master to train and go from Padawan to Jedi. You will go through a series of activities, learn basic stage combat, and create an action story to present on the final day of camp. Students will be provided with robes and lightsabers to use for the week…everything a Jedi needs! 

*This camp will be done in person with the proper social distancing and sanitizing procedures in place.