South Tampa Center for the Arts
Classes & Camps

SUMMER CAMPS

Camp Hours:

Open daily from 8:30am - 6:00pm

Drop off between 8:30am - 9:00am

Camp 9:00am - 3:00pm

Extended Day Curriculum 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Late Pick Up between 5:00pm - 6:00pm

 

Camp Tuition Rates:

$160 / 1 week

$300 / 2 weeks (savings of $20)

$440 / 3 weeks (savings of $40)

$580 / 4 weeks (savings of $60)

$720 / 5 weeks (savings of $80)

$860 / 6 weeks (savings of $100)

$50 per week for Extended Day Curriculum

$10 per day for Late Pick-Up

A single $50 non-refundable deposit for each camp must be paid at the time of registration for each student and will be applied toward tuition balance.  Remaining balance is due by June 1st.

 

 

SUMMER CLASS SESSION 

8-Week Session runs June 5 - August 4, 2017

Summer Class Tuition & Fees

$30 Annual Individual Registration Fee (new students only)

$50 Annual Family Registration Fee (new students only)

$120 Single Tuition Payment for all 45-60 minute classes that meet once per week

No additional fees apply. 

 

 

FALL CLASS SESSION 

16-Week Session runs August 14- December 9, 2017

 

Fall Class Tuition & Fees

30 Individual/$50 Family Annual Registration Fee

$60 Monthly Tuition for all 45-60 minute classes that meet once per week  

$65 Costume Fee for Ballet, Broadway Review Jr., Hip Hop, Jazz/Tap, Performance Dance Company and Vicious Vocals

$25 Supply Fee for Acting for Musical Theatre, Acting Fundamentals, Acting Sketchy and Broadway Review Jr.

 

Fees for Main Stage Jr. and Main Stage Production are as follows:

$120 Monthly Tuition (4 payments) due on the first of the month

$50 Supply Fee due at time of registration

$100 Production Fee due with second tuition payment

Note: Monthly tuition  for Broadway Review Jr. or Vicious Vocals Too will be waived for students enrolled in Main Stage Jr. Production.  Monthly Tuition for Acting Fundamentals or Acting for Musical Theatre will be waived for students enrolled in Main Stage Production. Costume and/or supply fees still apply.

 

Fees for After-School Performing Arts Program are as follows:

$120 Weekly Tuition

Note: Tuition includes classes that begin prior to 6pm as well as daily academic support provided by professsional tutor.  All costume, production and supply fees still apply. 

 

SAVE THE DATES:

Main Stage Production December 1-3, 2017

Main Stage Jr. Production & Fall Showcase December 8 - 9, 2017

  

 

Summer Session
Summer Camp
Fall Session
Class Descriptions
Show classes for:
Ballet I

Beginner/Intermediate Ballet class for students in K through 2nd grade.  Students will learn terminology and movements, and how to execute them properly in combinations in order to gain muscle, advance skill and prevent injury.  Students will also learn ballet class etiquette, parts of the body and how ballet is the foundation for most dance forms.

Hip Hop I

Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hop class for students in 1st through 5th grade.  This class is designed to improve fitness and increase knowledge in this style of dance.  Students specifically gain knowledge of hip hop styles, body movements, and terminology and are challenged with choreography.

Jazz/Tap II

Beginner/Intermediate Jazz and Tap class for students in 3rd through 6th grade.  This class is designed to teach tap and jazz movements, along with development of dance terminology.

Hip Hop II

Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hop class for students in 4th through 8th grade.  This class is designed to improve fitness and increase knowledge in this style of dance.  Students specifically gain knowledge of hip hop styles, body movements, and terminology and are challenged with choreography. 

Performance Dance Company

This class is for students in 1st through 3rd grade. Students work with various choreographers, diverse types of instruction, and different dance styles to become versatile dancers.  They make great friends in a positive and encouraging atmosphere.  Students advance faster due to more focused training and gain more confidence. Teacher approval required prior to registration. 

Performance Dance Company Elite

This class is for students in 4th through 8th grade.  Students work with various choreographers, diverse types of instruction, and different dance styles to become versatile dancers.  They make great friends in a positive and encouraging atmosphere.  Students advance faster due to more focused training and gain more confidence. Teacher approval required prior to registration.  (60 minutes)

Vicious Vocals Jr.

This class is open to students in PreK4 and Kindergarten, all levels of experience welcome.  This class is for students that love to sing and dance. With the popularity of the television show The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles.  This class will allow our youngest students the opportunity to sing popular songs from radio and hit movies as well as Broadway and Disney favorites. Students will receive vocal instruction and learn choreography to illustrate the music.

Vicious Vocals Too

This class is open to students in 1st through 3rd grade that love to SING! All levels of experience welcome. With the popularity of the television show The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles.  This class will allow students the opportunity to sing popular songs, ranging from Top 40 hits, yesterday's favorites, Disney and beyond. With a challenging mix of choreography and singing, students will work to create a vicious vocal ensemble that will be sure to impress.  It is also one of the required options for our Main Stage Jr. Production participants. 

Vicious Vocals Elite

This class is open to students in 4th through 8th grade. This class is for those who love to SING and have some experience in vocal ensemble work.  With the popularity of The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocals muscles.  This class will allow students the opportunity to sing popular songs, ranging from Top 40 hits, yesterday's favorites, Broadway and beyond.  Students will have a blast with the challenges of choreogrpahy as well as singing taught by a professional in the field.

Broadway Review Jr.

This class is the cornerstone of our musical theatre program and open to students in 1st through 3rd grade. Students will learn vocal, acting, and movement techniques while rehearsing production numbers from some of Broadway's most popular shows, all with the goal of creating our own unique "show" experience. Students are challenged to always perform at their very best.  This class is also our community performance class which showcases our students' talents at local venues.  It is one of the required options for our Main Stage Jr. Production participants.

Acting for Musical Theatre

This class open to students in 4th through 8th grade. It is a great blend of performance and exploration centered around the exciting world of musical theatre.  Students will get to flex their acting and singing muscles all while taking on challenging scenes from some of the most popular and beloved musical shows. Monologue and solo work will be a large component of this class, as well as helping students find a better understanding of musical theatre structure and audition techniques. Students will get to work on smaller scenes and selected songs as well as a large production number. This a great class for those interested in giving our theatre program a try.  It is also one of the required options for our Main Stage Production participants. 

Main Stage Jr. Production

This class will solely focus on the Fall semester's Main Stage Jr. show and is open to students in 1st through 3rd grade. All students in this class are required to enroll in either Broadway Review Jr. or Vicious Vocals Too class. Students will rehearse and craft the show in a semi-professional atmosphere, while learning the importance of ensemble, responsibility, professionalism, and community as it relates to all areas of theatre.  Students are required to attend all rehearsals including tech week and shows.  Students and parents will sign a contract committing fully to the class once casting is set.  Please note this class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:15-4:15pm. 

Main Stage Production

This class will solely focus on the Fall semester's Main Stage show and is open to students in 4th through 8th grade. All students in this class are required to enroll in either the Acting for Musical Theatre OR Acting Fundamentals class. Students will rehearse and craft the show in a semi-professional atmosphere, while learning the importance of ensemble, responsibility, professionalism, and community as it relates to all areas of theatre. Larger roles may be double cast and some require additional voice lessons.  Students are required to attend all rehearsals including tech week and shows. Students and parents will sign a contract committing fully to the class once casting is set. Please note this class meets on Mondays 5:00-6:00pm, Wednesdays 4:30-6:00pm, and (starting on Sept. 8th) Fridays 4:30-5:45pm. 

Acting Fundamentals

This class is open to students in 4th through 8th grade. Students will strengthen their acting muscles and theatre mind-set through the use of method-based acting exercises, teacher and students lead discussions, and research-based activities.  Scene and monologue work will be a large part of the class focus.  This is class is not intended to be a performance-based class, but rather a class that develops skills students will utilize in their performance classes.  The class will culminate with parents being invited to a final rehearsal/show of scenes and monologues. It is also one of the required options for our Main Stage Production participants.

Technical Theatre

This class is open to students in 1st through 8th grade.  It is designed to teach students more about the technical aspects of theatre through hands-on experiences such as: building and painting the set, painting and sewing costumes, making and embellishing props, dealing with scripts and materials, and more.  Specifically, students will make and help to create the items needed for our performance-based classes.  Students have the option of enrolling in this class monthly and drop-in weekly. 

James & the Giant Peach(1st-3rd Graders) 6/12-6/16

Follow James as he launches a journey of enormous proportions across the ocean, befriends a collection of human-sized insects, faces all sorts of adventures atop his amazing giant peach, and in the end, finds his courage.  Students will learn memorable and show stopping production numbers such as “Right Before Your Eyes”, “Property of Spiker and Sponge”, and “Shake It Up”-which they will continue to sing all summer long! (Acting Intensive)

James & the Giant Peach(4th-8th Graders) 6/12-6/16

Follow James as he launches a journey of enormous proportions across the ocean, befriends a collection of human-sized insects, faces all sorts of adventures atop his amazing giant peach, and in the end, finds his courage.  Students will learn memorable and show stopping production numbers such as “Right Before Your Eyes”, “Property of Spiker and Sponge”, and “Shake It Up”-which they will continue to sing all summer long! (Acting Intensive)

Popstar Camp (1st-3rd Graders) 6/19-6/23

This is the perfect camp for those that love to SING and All levels of experience are welcome. With the popularity of the television show The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles.  This camp will allow students the opportunity to sing pop songs, ranging from Top 40 hits to Broadway and beyond.  Add in a fun mix of choreography, and students will be busy all week working to create an incredible vocal showcase sure to create a plethora of Pop Stars! (Vocal Intensive)

Popstar Camp (4th-8th Graders) 6/19-6/23

This is the perfect camp for those that love to SING and All levels of experience are welcome. With the popularity of the television show The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles.  This camp will allow students the opportunity to sing pop songs, ranging from Top 40 hits to Broadway and beyond.  Add in a fun mix of choreography, and students will be busy all week working to create an incredible vocal showcase sure to create a plethora of Pop Stars! (Vocal Intensive)

101 Dalmatians Camp (1st-3rd Graders) 6/26-6/30

Join up with pet owners Roger and Anita, their pooches Pongo and Perdita, and all the pups for a week of fur-raising antics!  When the outrageous Cruella De Vil sends her minions, Horace and Jasper, to steal the puppies for her new fur coat, craziness ensues. Students will get to learn show and movie favorites “Kanine Krunchies”, “Cruella De Vil”, and “Dalmatian Plantation”. With this much fun planned, everyone is sure to have a Doggone good time! (Acting Intensive)

 

101 Dalmatians Camp (4th-8th Graders) 6/26-6/30

Join up with pet owners Roger and Anita, their pooches Pongo and Perdita, and all the pups for a week of fur-raising antics!  When the outrageous Cruella De Vil sends her minions, Horace and Jasper, to steal the puppies for her new fur coat, craziness ensues. Students will get to learn show and movie favorites “Kanine Krunchies”, “Cruella De Vil”, and “Dalmatian Plantation”. With this much fun planned, everyone is sure to have a Doggone good time! (Acting Intensive)

 

Footloose Camp (1st-3rd Graders) 7/17-7/21

Parents know the Kevin Bacon “Footloose”, kids know the Zach Efron “Footloose”, but do you know the Four-Time Tony Nominated Broadway “Footloose”? Footloose the musical was a Broadway sensation as well as a huge hit on London’s West End, and it received a Tony Nomination for Best Choreography. So we thought it would be the perfect selection for our first summer dance intensive camp.  Students will have the opportunity to hone their dance skills and spend the week working to create a dance ensemble sure to inspire us all to “cut Footloose”! (Dance Intensive)

Footloose Camp (4th-8th Graders) 7/17-7/21

Parents know the Kevin Bacon “Footloose”, kids know the Zach Efron “Footloose”, but do you know the Four-Time Tony Nominated Broadway “Footloose”? Footloose the musical was a Broadway sensation as well as a huge hit on London’s West End, and it received a Tony Nomination for Best Choreography. So we thought it would be the perfect selection for our first summer dance intensive camp.  Students will have the opportunity to hone their dance skills and spend the week working to create a dance ensemble sure to inspire us all to “cut Footloose”! (Dance Intensive)

Beauty and the Beast (1st-3rd Graders) 7/24-7/28

Be our guest and spend a week with some of your Disney Favorites! When Belle decides she wants more than a provincial life, we all learn a  timeless lesson - the true meaning of love. Every camper will have a chance to shine in our abbreviated camp script based on Disney’s Broadway show.  Song favorites include “Be Our Guest”, “Beauty and the Beast”, and more. So join up with Belle, Cogsworth, Mrs. Potts, Lumiere, Chip, the Beast, and even Gaston and Le Fou for a week of Disney Magic! (Acting Intensive)

Beauty and the Beast (4th-8th Graders) 7/24-7/28

Be our guest and spend a week with some of your Disney Favorites! When Belle decides she wants more than a provincial life, we all learn a  timeless lesson - the true meaning of love. Every camper will have a chance to shine in our abbreviated camp script based on Disney’s Broadway show.  Song favorites include “Be Our Guest”, “Beauty and the Beast”, and more. So join up with Belle, Cogsworth, Mrs. Potts, Lumiere, Chip, the Beast, and even Gaston and Le Fou for a week of Disney Magic! (Acting Intensive)

Alternative Popstar (1st-3rd Graders) 7/31-8/4

You may not know who Twenty One Pilots, Bastille, or Imagine Dragons are but your kids certainly do.  Plus with the popularity of television shows like The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles; however, they may not want to sing Adele or Taylor Swift. They want to sing Foster the People! Well this is the perfect camp for your Alternative Popstar! Students will have the opportunity to sing alternative pop songs from today’s top Alternative and Indy Rock artists. Add in a fun mix of choreography, and students will be busy all week working to create an incredible vocal showcase full of Fun Alternatives! (Vocal Intensive)

Alternative Popstar (4th-8th Graders) 7/31-8/4

You may not know who Twenty One Pilots, Bastille, or Imagine Dragons are but your kids certainly do.  Plus with the popularity of television shows like The Voice, kids are chomping at the bit to flex their vocal muscles; however, they may not want to sing Adele or Taylor Swift. They want to sing Foster the People! Well this is the perfect camp for your Alternative Popstar! Students will have the opportunity to sing alternative pop songs from today’s top Alternative and Indy Rock artists. Add in a fun mix of choreography, and students will be busy all week working to create an incredible vocal showcase full of Fun Alternatives! (Vocal Intensive)

Acting Improv

This class is for students in 1st through 3rd grade. So much of what we do as performers isn't based in words or choreography but our own instincts. This Improv class helps students learn how to work together, hone their own instincts and provides an amazing outlet for all their energy and imagination. Through guided exercises, students will develop their own 30 minute show that is so new it hasn't been written yet! (60 minutes)

Acting Sketchy

This class is for students in 4th through 8th grade.  Students can write, direct and perform in their own sketch comedy show! Parents will be invited to attend a full length performance in our Blackbox Theatre space at the end of the semester.  We know your kids are funny, now it's time to let them show off!