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San Diego Junior Theatre Classes & Camps

Spring Classes and Camps 2019

San Diego Junior Theatre’s Spring 2019 Classes are now online for enrollment. Register today!

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San Diego Junior Theatre
Summer Camp 2019

Balboa Park

June 10, 2019 - August 23, 2019

All Balboa Park Campus camps are held in the Casa del Prado Building. Camp specifics are subject to change without notice.

**Camp hours are from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Campers will have four classes each day: acting, voice, dance, and a theatre specialty topic. Campers will be split into teams based on the grade they are entering in the fall. It is not possible for campers to be placed on a team that is above their grade level. There are presentations for families on the last day of every camp session.

***Aftercare is available daily for $15 per day from 3-5pm. There is no pre-registration required.

Cancellations/Refunds: Cash refunds (less $25.00 service charge per child, per class or camp) are available up until seven days prior to the start of class or camp, after which time no refund is given. If Junior Theatre must cancel a class or camp due to insufficient enrollment, any tuition paid will be refunded in full. Note: Once a child has auditioned for a play in Balboa Park, there are no refunds or tuition credit granted. Any discounts must be taken at the time of the order; no retroactive discounts or refunds/credits will be granted.

We offer multi-class and sibling discounts. Call (619) 239-1311 for more information. Please note, no discounts can be taken online.

Please register early; camps fill quickly.

*A $2.00 online registration fee will be applied at checkout.

Registration Form   

Summer Camps : Creative Play Camp

For Ages Pre Kindergarten - Kindergarten

June 10, 2019-June 14, 2019 (Monday -Friday @ 9:00am - 12:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Let your imagination take flight into the world of theatre through singing, dancing and acting! This camp will introduces our youngest students (ages 3-5) to the tools of the actor by exploring movement, the connection to voice and breath, and building creativity through games and activities. Camp will conclude on Friday with a presentation for parents! All students must be potty trained. Please pack small snacks and water.

Summer Camps : Session 1 KinderStars – Slapstick Silly

For Ages Kindergarten

June 17, 2019-June 21, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

For those who love to laugh, join us for a camp dedicated to comedy! This week features songs, dances and skits from popular theatrical comedies such as You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, The Addams Family, Shrek, Seussical and more. Specialty sessions will teach improv, slapstick and commedia acting techniques.

Summer Camps : Session 1 Performance Camp – Slapstick Silly

For Ages 1st - 8th

June 17, 2019-June 21, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

For those who love to laugh, join us for a camp dedicated to comedy! This week features songs, dances and skits from popular theatrical comedies such as You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, The Addams Family, Shrek, Seussical and more. Specialty sessions will teach improv, slapstick and commedia acting techniques.

Summer Camps : Session 1 Acting Academy – Wizard of Oz

For Ages 1st - 3rd

June 17, 2019-June 21, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Follow the yellow brick road with us in this character-driven camp devoted to the basics of acting technique. Re-create scenes with the Wicked Witch, Dorothy, the Scarecrow and more, and take a journey through the land of Oz!

Technical : Session 1 Tech Camp – Pippi Longstocking

For Ages 5th - 12th

June 17, 2019-June 21, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Theatre

Summer Camps : Session 2 KinderStars Camp – In Hamilton We Trust

For Ages Kindergarten

June 24, 2019-June 28, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Help us celebrate America’s birthday as we hip-hop and rap our way through a week devoted to American history! Explore song and dance from Hamilton, and act scenes derived from other patriotic titles.

Summer Camps : Session 2 Performance Camp – In Hamilton We Trust

For Ages 1st - 8th

June 24, 2019-June 28, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Help us celebrate America’s birthday as we hip-hop and rap our way through a week devoted to American history! Explore song and dance from Hamilton, and act scenes derived from other patriotic titles.

Summer Camps : Session 2 Musical Theatre Intensive – Lin-Manuel Miranda Fan Club

For Ages 7th - 12th

June 24, 2019-June 28, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Join the craze as we study songs and scenes from the most celebrated Broadway star of our time, Lin-Manuel Miranda, known for acting in, writing, and composing smash hit musicals including Hamilton, In the Heights, Bring it On and Moana.

Summer Camps : Session 3 KinderStars Camp – Big, Bright Beautiful World

For Ages Kindergarten

July 8, 2019-July 12, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Sing and dance your way across the world in one week! Classes feature selections from Mulan, Evita, Lion King, or Madagascar, dabbling in Kabuki, Bollywood and Samba dance styles!

Summer Camps : Session 3 Performance Camp – Big, Bright Beautiful World

For Ages 1st - 8th

July 8, 2019-July 12, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Sing and dance your way across the world in one week! Classes feature selections from Mulan, Evita, Lion King, or Madagascar, dabbling in Kabuki, Bollywood and Samba dance styles!

Summer Camps : Session 3 Musical Theatre Intensive – I Won’t Grow Up

For Ages 1st - 3rd

July 8, 2019-July 12, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

A musical theatre intensive camp just for our youngest actors! The musical stories of one of the world’s best storytellers, Roald Dahl, provide the material for this unique camp. Join Charlie (of the Chocolate Factory), James (and his Peach) and that revolting child Matilda as we master singing and dancing skills.

Summer Camps : Session 4 KinderStars Camp – Another Opening, Another Show!

For Ages Kindergarten

July 15, 2019-July 19, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

This week students will enjoy rehearsing selections from shows about our favorite thing - putting on a show! Material will borrow from Something Rotten, Guys & Dolls, High School Musical, Billy Elliot and more. Learn about the entire process of staging a production, from play writing to design to performance.

Summer Camps : Session 4 Performance Camp – Another Opening, Another Show

For Ages 1st - 8th

July 15, 2019-July 19, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

This week students will enjoy rehearsing selections from shows about our favorite thing - putting on a show! Material will borrow from Something Rotten, Guys & Dolls, High School Musical, Billy Elliot and more. Learn about the entire process of staging a production, from play writing to design to performance.

Summer Camps : Session 4 Musical Theatre Intensive – Camp of Rock

For Ages 4th - 8th

July 15, 2019-July 19, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Calling all musicians, come jam with us in this rock ‘n roll camp exploring the School of Rock! Students who play an instrument of any type, at any skill level, please bring it with you as instructors will create a band/ensemble of live instruments, as well as devoting time to scene work and movement. You’re In The Band!

Summer Camps : Session 5 KinderStars Camp – Season 72 Backstage Pass

For Ages Kindergarten

July 22, 2019-July 26, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Be the first to know! Students attending this special camp will get a sneak preview of songs and dances from Junior Theatre’s next season’s mainstage productions. Specialty sessions will focus on audition techniques and preparing yourself to participate in next year’s shows. (Show titles to be announced after April 26th).

Summer Camps : Session 5 Performance Camp – Season 72 Backstage Pass

For Ages 1st - 8th

July 22, 2019-July 26, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Be the first to know! Students attending this special camp will get a sneak preview of songs and dances from Junior Theatre’s next season’s mainstage productions. Specialty sessions will focus on audition techniques and preparing yourself to participate in next year’s shows. (Show titles to be announced after April 26th).

Technical : Session 5 Tech Camp – The Hunchback of Notre Dame

For Ages 5th - 12th

July 22, 2019-July 26, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Theatre

Summer Camps : Session 5 Musical Theatre Intensive – A Spoonful of Sugar

For Ages 1st - 3rd

July 22, 2019-July 26, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

students will have a blast while learning song and dance selections from the children’s favorites Mary Poppins and Mary Poppins Returns. Step in Time over the rooftops of London and the English countryside while using your imagination, voice and body.

Summer Camps : Session 6 KinderStars Camp – Once Upon a Time

For Ages Kindergarten

July 29, 2019-August 2, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

If you’ve always dreamed of being a superhero, princess, villain or mythical character, this camp is for you! Let your imagination run wild while rehearsing scenes from magical stories such as Cinderella, Frozen, Into the Woods, Harry Potter, Peter Pan and more!

Summer Camps : Session 6 Performance Camp – Once Upon a Time

For Ages 1st - 8th

July 29, 2019-August 2, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

If you’ve always dreamed of being a superhero, princess, villain or mythical character, this camp is for you! Let your imagination run wild while rehearsing scenes from magical stories such as Cinderella, Frozen, Into the Woods, Harry Potter, Peter Pan and more!

Summer Camps : Session 6 Musical Theatre Intensive – Menken & Friends

For Ages 4th - 6th

July 29, 2019-August 2, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Explore the music of acclaimed Broadway composer Alan Menken and his many collaborators, including songs and dances from Beauty & The Beast, Newsies, Hercules and more, with particular focus on content from The Hunchback of Notre Dame, a show on Junior Theatre’s summer main stage.

Summer Camps : Session 6 Musical Theatre Intensive – Broadway Now

For Ages 7th - 12th

July 29, 2019-August 2, 2019 () Casa del Prado Building

Teens and ‘tweens join us as we explore teen angst, age-relevant plot and characters, while rehearsing a revue from productions currently playing on Broadway, including Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, The Prom, and Be More Chill.

Summer Camps : Session 7 KinderStars Camp – Motion in the Ocean

For Ages Kindergarten

August 5, 2019-August 9, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Beat the heat and dive into the ocean as we explore what life is like “under the sea.” Themes are derived from musicals including The Little Mermaid, Once on this Island, Moana, Finding Nemo and other seaside stories.

Summer Camps : Session 7 Performance Camp – Motion in the Ocean

For Ages 1st - 8th

August 5, 2019-August 9, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Beat the heat and dive into the ocean as we explore what life is like “under the sea.” Themes are derived from musicals including The Little Mermaid, Once on this Island, Moana, Finding Nemo and other seaside stories.

Summer Camps : Session 7 Acting Academy – Sideways Stories from Wayside School

For Ages 4th - 6th

August 5, 2019-August 9, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Brimming with wacky characters, a wicked teacher and a school built sideways, get ready for the adventure of the summer where the oddest things can happen! Build characters, engage your imagination and work as an ensemble while creating selected scenes from Louis Sachar’s popular children’s book.

Summer Camps : Session 8 KinderStars Camp – Creature Feature

For Ages Kindergarten

August 12, 2019-August 16, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Science fiction meets the animal kingdom in this wild camp! Learn to sing, act and dance with tunes and tales from Little Shop of Horrors, Shrek, Zombie Prom, The Jungle Book and more.

Summer Camps : Session 8 Performance Camp – Creature Feature

For Ages 1st - 8th

August 12, 2019-August 16, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Science fiction meets the animal kingdom in this wild camp! Learn to sing, act and dance with tunes and tales from Little Shop of Horrors, Shrek, Zombie Prom, The Jungle Book and more.

Summer Camps : Session 8 Acting Academy – Monty Python’s EduKational Show

For Ages 7th - 12th

August 12, 2019-August 16, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Teens will apply classical acting techniques while rehearsing this hilarious collection of sketches from the creators of the cult classic Monty Python and The Holy Grail.

Summer Camps : Session 9 KinderStars – Broadway Musical Masterpieces

For Ages Kindergarten

August 19, 2019-August 23, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Junior Theatre ends the summer by paying tribute to classics from The Golden Age of Musicals, and a few of their recent revivals on Broadway. This camp will focus on character and plot development while enjoying some of the most beautiful music and dance numbers of all time, including content from Oklahoma, The Sound of Music, Carousel, The King and I, Kiss Me Kate, and more!

Summer Camps : Session 9 Performance Camp – Broadway Musical Maasterpieces

For Ages 1st - 8th

August 19, 2019-August 23, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Junior Theatre ends the summer by paying tribute to classics from The Golden Age of Musicals, and a few of their recent revivals on Broadway. This camp will focus on character and plot development while enjoying some of the most beautiful music and dance numbers of all time, including content from Oklahoma, The Sound of Music, Carousel, The King and I, Kiss Me Kate, and more!

Summer Camps : Session 9 Musical Theatre Intensive – Dr. Dolittle Jr.

For Ages 4th - 6th

August 19, 2019-August 23, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Casa del Prado Building

Sing and dance your way through this wacky tale of a doctor who can talk to animals! Scenes from Dr. Dolittle will come to life as characters trot, crawl and fly on to the stage, while campers learn voice and movement skills.

Acting : Advanced Acting Camp – The Tempest

For Ages 7th - 12th

June 17, 2019-June 28, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Coronado Playhouse

San Diego Junior Theatre is thrilled to announce the title for the 2nd Summer Shakespeare Advanced Acting Class; THE TEMPEST. This is one of the most exciting and adventurous plays ever written! A noble family is overthrown from its power and banished from their kingdom to a far away island. After some time, the banished family is brought face to face with their enemies in a showdown of revenge. THE TEMPEST explores; identity, love, friendship, murder, and magic!

Musical Theatre : Advanced Musical Theatre Camp Senior – Urinetowne

For Ages 9th - 12th

July 8, 2019-July 19, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Balboa Park

In a Gotham-like city, a 20-year drought has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. A hero decides that he's had enough and plans a revolution to lead the people to freedom! Urinetown is an wickedly hilarious satire which will provide advanced theatre students with fast-paced instruction in singing, dancing and acting.  

Musical Theatre : Advanced Musical Theatre Camp – Disney’s Aladdin Jr.

For Ages 4th - 8th

July 22, 2019-August 2, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Balboa Park

Sing and dance your way into A Whole New World with Disney’s Aladdin Jr., about a “diamond in the rough” street rat who learns that his true worth lies deep within.


San Diego Junior Theatre
Spring Classes 2019

Balboa Park

April 8, 2019 - June 16, 2019

All Balboa Park Campus classes are held in the Casa del Prado Building. Class/Camp specifics are subject to change without notice. Registration is accepted through the first week of the session. However, we are strict about class size and age limits. Students must be at least 3 years old to participate in Pre-K classes, and must be toilet trained.

Cancellations/Refunds: Cash refunds (less $25.00 service charge per child, per class or camp) are available up until seven days prior to the start of class or camp, after which time no refund is given. If Junior Theatre must cancel a class or camp due to insufficient enrollment, any tuition paid will be refunded in full. Note: Once a child has auditioned for a play in Balboa Park, there are no refunds or tuition credit granted. Any discounts must be taken at the time of the order; no retroactive discounts or refunds/credits will be granted.

We offer multi-class and sibling discounts. Call (619) 239-1311 for more information. Please note, no discounts can be taken online.

Please register early; classes fill quickly.

*A $2.00 online registration fee will be applied at checkout.

Registration Form    Tuition Assistance Form

Singing : Song & Scene

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 10, 2019-June 12, 2019 (Wednesdays @ 4:30pm - 5:30pm) Balboa Park

This class will put musical theatre songs in context for young singers who want to learn proper singing technique along with acting skills. Students will learn songs from a variety of shows, and work on the scenes that lead into the song, stressing the emotion, subtext and character development that makes the music come alive.

Singing : Cabaret Style Theatre

For Ages 7th - 12th

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays@ 10:00am - 12:00pm) Balboa Park

This class for teens explores the style of performance know as Cabaret theatre, which involves arranging songs to fit the individual performer, and incorporating personal stories that add to overall performance elements.

Singing : Songs of Sondheim

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays@ 10:30am - 11:30am) Balboa Park

Explore your voice through songs from the Stephen Sondheim, while learning about character types, song structures, and traditional performance techniques of the voice (and a little dance).

Singing : Songs of Stephen Schwartz

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays@ 11:30am - 12:30pm) Balboa Park

Explore your voice through songs from the award-winning composer, Stephen Schwartz, while learning about character types, song structures, and traditional performance techniques of the voice (and a little dance).

Acting : Stories on Stage – The Giving Tree

For Ages Pre Kindergarten - Kindergarten

April 8, 2019-June 10, 2019 (Mondays @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm) Balboa Park

Young actors, join us as we create scenes, speaking and movement based on Shel Silverstein’s children’s literature classic. This class provides the basis for acting study while covering themes from the book including friendship, kindness and working together.

Acting : Fairytale Players

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 8, 2019-June 10, 2019 (Mondays @ 4:30pm - 6:00pm) Balboa Park

Who doesn’t love a good fairytale? Young actors in this class will portray royal, magical, provincial and animal characters found in fairytales. A combination of popular fairytales from around the world will be featured. Children will build skills in speech and language, movement and characterization.

Acting : Physical Skills for Acting

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 9, 2019-June 11, 2019 (Tuesdays @ 4:30pm - 6:00pm) Balboa Park

This class is perfect for the active, movement oriented student who wants to learn how to use their body and the theatre space to tell stories. We will cover stage combat, tableau, and mime, plus students will practice traveling, jumping and landing, and learn how blocking frames the scene.

Acting : That’s Show Biz!

For Ages 7th - 12th

April 9, 2019-June 11, 2019 (Tuesdays @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm) Balboa Park

Calling all producers, directors, designers and actors, you are needed to start a brand new theatre company! Students will be in charge of every aspect of bringing a piece from conception to opening night. Each student in this class will have a role both onstage and backstage learning what it takes to form a theatre. Costume design, advertising, directing, set design, and acting are some of the roles they will have the opportunity to fill. This class focuses on artistic collaboration and production.

Acting : Following Your Instincts

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 11, 2019-June 13, 2019 (Thursdays @ 4:30PM - 6:00PM) Balboa Park

Acting is reacting, so find out what it means to be fully in the moment as an actor.  Students will explore scenes, improvisation, and acting exercises that will refine their performance technique.  There will be a showcase at the end of the session featuring the students’ work.

Acting : Stories on Stage – Where the Wild Things Are

For Ages Pre Kindergarten - Kindergarten

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays@ 9:00am - 10:00am) Balboa Park

Young actors, join us as we walk through a magical forest filled with mischief and adventure! This class will bring the “wild things” to life, creating scenes from a story where dreams and imagination blur together

Acting : Mini Play – A Bug’s Life

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays@ 10:00am - 11:00pm) Balboa Park

Using the adventures of A Bug’s Life as a basis for theatrical creation, this class will get wild and wacky with character, storytelling, costumes and props. The development of short theatre pieces will challenge creative students who love to act. Students in this class will participate as producer, actor, director and designer.

Acting : Mini Play – The Chronicles of Narnia

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays @ 11:00am - 12:30pm) Balboa Park

Four siblings play a game of hide and seek and wind up entering a magical land inhabited by beasts, dwarfs, and giants all ruled by an evil witch. Students will enjoy creating characters and scenes from this children’s literature classic while they participate as producer, actor, director and designer.

Acting : Mastering Auditions

For Ages 7th-12th

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays @ 9:00am - 10:30am) Balboa Park

This class is dedicated to the preparation of audition material for the individual actor, and also includes work in cold readings and movement auditions. Attention will be given to selection of material, individual coaching and polish of finished pieces. Course will culminate with a practice audition.

Acting : Play in a Day

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays@ 10:30am - 11:30am) Balboa Park

The race is on! Students in this class will create a brand new play every class session. This is a fast-paced chance to learn about the theatrical elements of plot, costume, setting, props and music while having fun acting. Learning ten new plays in ten weeks will stimulate creativity, enhance memory skills and create lasting friendships.

Workshop : Shakespeare Scenes & Festival

For Ages 7th - 12th

April 6, 2019-April 27, 2019 (Saturdays 9:00am - 12:00pm) Balboa Park

Acclaimed JT Instructor, “Mr. Justin” Lang, will be leading an adventurous group of Junior Theatre actors to the 14th Annual San Diego Shakespeare Society Festival on Saturday April 27th in Balboa Park. JT campers will perform monologues, scenes, dances, and music alongside their peers and compete against other schools in San Diego County for top prizes and awards. This camp is for driven actors that want to feel the rush of performing outdoors and experience a festival unlike any other for young actors!

Workshop : Commedia Workshop

For Ages 4th - 12th

June 1, 2019-June 8, 2019 (Saturdays @ 10:00am - 12:00pm) Balboa Park

This class explores the mother of all comedy, commedia dell arte! Students will learn mask work, comedy skills, improv, characters and much more. This class combines all the fun of slapstick comedy, melodrama, and collaboration rolled into one!

Workshop : Directing 101

For Ages 7th - 12th

May 18, 2019-May 25, 2019 (Saturdays@ 10:00am - 12:00pm) Balboa Park

“But what I really want to do is direct.” Students with an interest in directing will enjoy this step-by-step approach to selecting and examining a script, auditioning and then working with actors, and leading a production team to opening night. Analysis combined with hands-on work will give students some valuable experience in directing.

Dance : Magic Movers

For Ages Pre Kindergarten - Kindergarten

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm) Balboa Park

A movement class for young children that provides the basis for dance instruction. Creative movement activities will explore the magic of dance through shape, color, tempo, level, and rhythm. Dance along with songs and sounds from magical scenes, fairy tales, and superheroes!

Dance : Dancing with Lin Manuel Miranda

For Ages 7th - 12th

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays@ 10:30am - 12:00pm) Balboa Park

Dance to music created by Broadway’s hottest composer! Experienced dancers will enjoy developing dance technique from a variety of styles while featuring choreography from Mr. Miranda’s biggest hits, including In the Heights, Bring it On, Hamilton, Frozen, and more.

Dance : Kids Pop Hits

For Ages 1st - 3rd

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays @ 11:30am - 12:30pm) Balboa Park

Crank up the volume! Students will explore creative dance movements through recent pop music hits! Students will learn the foundations of dance technique and working as an ensemble while they enjoy fun choreography from family-friendly pop music.

Dance : Dance Theatre – Mary Poppins

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 14, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Sundays @ 9:00am - 10:30am) Balboa Park

Students will explore creative dance movements through songs and scenes from Mary Poppins. Each class meeting promises a new adventure while students revisit the rooftops of London and the English countryside! Students learn new choreography and focus on character development.

Dance : Kids in Motion

For Ages Pre Kindergarten - Kindergarten

April 13, 2019-June 15, 2019 (Saturdays @ 10:30am - 11:30am) Balboa Park

A movement class for young children that provides the basis for dance instruction. Creative movement activities that explore shape, color, tempo, level, dynamics and rhythm will engage the mind and body. Basic dance steps will be taught as children move across the floor, increasing their flexibility and stamina.

Dance : Intro to Tap & Jazz

For Ages 4th - 6th

April 13, 2019-June 16, 2019 (Saturdays @ 9:00am - 10:30am) Balboa Park

Basic skills in tap and jazz will increase coordination, self-esteem and overall fitness. Students must have both tap shoes and soft-soled shoes for class. Students will warm-up their bodies each class, and then learn steps and combinations in both styles of dance.


San Diego Junior Theatre
Spring Break Camp 2019

Balboa Park

March 25, 2019 - April 19, 2019

All Balboa Park Campus camps are held in the Casa del Prado Building. Camp specifics are subject to change without notice.

**Camp hours are from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Campers will have four classes each day: acting, voice, dance, and a theatre specialty topic. Campers will be split into teams based on the grade they are entering in the fall. It is not possible for campers to be placed on a team that is above their grade level. There are presentations for families on the last day of every camp session.

***Aftercare is available daily for $15 per day from 3-5pm. There is no pre-registration required.

Cancellations/Refunds: Cash refunds (less $25.00 service charge per child, per class or camp) are available up until seven days prior to the start of class or camp, after which time no refund is given. If Junior Theatre must cancel a class or camp due to insufficient enrollment, any tuition paid will be refunded in full. Note: Once a child has auditioned for a play in Balboa Park, there are no refunds or tuition credit granted. Any discounts must be taken at the time of the order; no retroactive discounts or refunds/credits will be granted.

We offer multi-class and sibling discounts. Call (619) 239-1311 for more information. Please note, no discounts can be taken online.

Please register early; camps fill quickly.

*A $2.00 online registration fee will be applied at checkout.

Registration Form    Tuition Assistance Form

Camps : Spring Break Camp Session #1

For Ages Kindergarten - 6th

March 25, 2019-March 29, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Balboa Park

**Camp hours are from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Campers will have four classes each day: acting, voice, dance, and a theatre specialty topic. Campers will be split into teams based on the grade they are entering in the fall. It is not possible for campers to be placed on a team that is above their grade level. There are presentations for families on the last day of every camp session. ***Aftercare is available daily for $15 per day from 3-5pm. There is no pre-registration required.

Camps : Spring Break Camp Session #2

For Ages Kindergarten - 6th

April 8, 2019-April 12, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Balboa Park

**Camp hours are from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Campers will have four classes each day: acting, voice, dance, and a theatre specialty topic. Campers will be split into teams based on the grade they are entering in the fall. It is not possible for campers to be placed on a team that is above their grade level. There are presentations for families on the last day of every camp session. ***Aftercare is available daily for $15 per day from 3-5pm. There is no pre-registration required.

Camps : Spring Break Camp Session #3

For Ages Kindergarten - 6th

April 15, 2019-April 19, 2019 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm) Balboa Park

**Camp hours are from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Campers will have four classes each day: acting, voice, dance, and a theatre specialty topic. Campers will be split into teams based on the grade they are entering in the fall. It is not possible for campers to be placed on a team that is above their grade level. There are presentations for families on the last day of every camp session. ***Aftercare is available daily for $15 per day from 3-5pm. There is no pre-registration required.

 
San Diego Junior Theatre provides engaging, innovative, high-quality theatre education and productions for children of all cultural heritages, ages, abilities and levels of interest.

San Diego Junior Theatre educational programs and productions are made possible in part by show ticket sales, class and camp registrations, and public contributions. Major funding is provided by the California Arts Council, the County of San Diego, the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department, and the San Diego Junior Theatre Auxiliary.

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