Kingsport Theatre Guild, in association with Northeast State Community College, presents the 2016 KTG Teen Camp taking place July 11-15, 2016. This one-week camp for middle- and high-school students offers a unique experience, during which they will learn all of the crucial skills required to produce their own visual works of art.
Students will receive instruction in classes such as: Auditions/Monologues, Lighting, Stage Combat, Improv, Makeup, Sound, Stage Management, Directing, Costume, Scene Work, Set Design and will end the week with a presentation in Northeast’s Wellmont Regional Center for Performing Arts, taking place Friday, July 15, at 7 p.m. This venue, which opened in the fall of 2008, has a seating capacity of 500 and has access and seating for the disabled. Admission is free.
Camp mentors and workshop presenters will be members of the Northeast State faculty, as well as theatre professionals from the Tri-Cities area and members of the Kingsport Theatre Guild. A different member of the Northeast State staff or faculty will give an informational speech every day about different aspects of the enrollment process at Northeast State, including admission, financial aid and more.
Camp will start Monday, July 11, 2016 and run through Friday, July 15, 2016. Campers will attend Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and can either pack a bagged lunch each day or bring money to eat on the Northeast State campus. Cost for the camp is $100, and registration is limited to 45 total students.
Campers can register online at KingsportTheatre.org, in person at KTG’s office (Renaissance Center, 1200 East Center Street, Suite 211, Kingsport) or via email at KingsportTheatreGuild@gmail.com.