Theatre School Class List


SOLD OUT!   Acting with Intensity, Ages 13-18 | $80  

June 18-22, 2:00pm - 5:00pm.  
Led by Eric Wunsch & Amy Rene Byrne
Are you ready for a real acting challenge? If you’re interested in learning how to take your onstage emotion to the max this is the camp for you! We will work on bringing intense truth to emotionally challenging scenes.



SOLD OUT!   Young Actors #1,
Ages 6-8 | $80 June 25-29, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Still a few slots available!  Young Actors #2,
Ages 6-8 | $80 July 9-13, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Going fast!  Young Actors #3

 Ages 6-8 | $80 July 23-27, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Led by Richard Cannaday & Amy Rene Byrne
The young actor in your family will unlock their unique, theatrical creativity! This camp will help young performers learn how to use their bodies and voices to bring comedic or dramatic situations to life. Can be taken individually or in any combination!

SOLD OUT!   Junior Actors #1,
Ages 9-12 | $80 June 25-29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
SOLD OUT!   Junior Actors #2,
Ages 9-12 | $80 July 9-13, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Going fast!  Junior Actors #3,
Ages 9-12 | $80 July 23-27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Led by Eric Wunsch, Elizabeth Dowd, Richard Cannaday
The junior actor will tap into the excitement of theatre games and creative drama in this camp. We will focus on exploring the body, voice, imagination, and stage presence. Can be taken individually or in any combination!

SOLD OUT!   Preschool Players, Ages 3-5 | $80
July 7, 14, 21, 28, 9:00 am to 10:30 am
Led by Richard Cannaday & Amy Rene Byrne
Provide your preschool-aged child an outlet for their energy and imagination! We will create stories, act them out, make music, and dance as we build cognitive skills. Join us for a fun, silly, learning experience.



CANCELLED!  Afternoons for Actors, Ages 8-13 | $20 per day
July 7, 14, 21, 28, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Led by Richard Cannaday
& Amy Rene Byrne. NEW! The green room is the place actors
hang out when they are not on stage. Come spend your afternoon with some real-life actors and other theatre kids. We’ll play
games, play dress up, make crafts, and watch movies. Come
once, twice, three times, or all four afternoons!  



Hamilton Appreciation, All Ages | $20 July 9, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Led by Richard Cannaday & Amy Rene Byrne  
NEW!  Do you love the musical “Hamilton”? So do we! Come hangout with other Hamilton enthusiasts for a sing-a-long good time. 





CANCELLED!  Stage Combat | $80
July 16-20, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Ages 13+
Led by Eric Wunsch & Amy Rene Byrne
Have you ever wanted to learn how to punch someone in the face (onstage, of course!)? Come learn slaps, punches, kicks, chokes, hair pulls, and many more (all fake, of course!). Camp will conclude with a choreographed group fight! No children will be harmed in the duration of this camp.



Playcrafter Camp:  Pinocchio | $200
July 30-August 3, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Ages 8-13
Led by Eric Wunsch, Richard Cannaday, & Amy Rene Byrne
NEW! NEW! NEW! This mega-camp is full of all of your
favorite things: Music, Art, and Acting! Join us as we craft
an original rendition of the classic story “Pinocchio”. 
Together will create songs, props, costume pieces, and all
the necessary components to tell an awesome story!



Makeup: Blood & Gore
August 6-8, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Ages 11+
Led by A’nie Kirchner & Amy Rene Byrne

A summer favorite! You’ll want to pack a white t-shirt and old pants for this camp. We will learn how to create gory special effects for the stage including wounds, scars, and stage blood. The grosser, the better-- Mwahahaha! 


Makeup: Special Effects
Aug. 9-10 1:00pm-3:00pm, Ages 11+
Led by A’nie Kirchner & Amy Rene Byrne
We will learn a variety of special effect makeup techniques including: old age, scales, and prosthetics- just to name a few! 
We will explore the use of items around your house and found items to do fun and crazy makeup techniques. 




Adult Play Readings
All adult play readings take place at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg PA and alcohol will be available for purchase.

Circle Mirror Transformation
July 16, 7:00pm - 10:00pm | $10
Led by Elizabeth Dowd & Richard Cannaday
Come join us in the AKT lobby for an adult evening of play reading! As a group we will read aloud and discuss Annie Baker’s Play “Circle Mirror Transformation”. This “inward-looking play about inward-looking people” centers around acting classes taught at a local community center. 

Peaceable Kingdom
July 23, 7:00pm - 10:00pm | $10
Led by Eric Wunsch & Amy Rene Byrne
Come join us at the AKT for an adult evening of play reading! As a
group we will read aloud and discuss a darkly comic fable about a mythical Quaker colony inhabited by wild creatures who long for
utopia: “Peaceable Kingdom” by Mary Tuomanen. 

The Explorer's Club
July 30, 7:00pm - 10:00pm | $10
Led by James Goode & Eric Wunsch
Come join us for as we read the first show of our upcoming
41st season! “The Explorer’s Club” by Nell Benjamin is a witty spoof-style show about a group of Victorian-era explores who are faced with their biggest adventure yet: the decision to allow a female explorer into their inner-circle!