The Ship Programs for Youth exist to develop artistic skills & opportunities for young people in our community.
Junior Camp (Ages 5-7)
August 14-18, 9am-12pm $75.00
A fantastic opportunity for children to discover their theatrical selves through acting, singing, dancing, dress-up games and stories. A week of fun and friends that will open up the magic of theatre. view facebook event page
Intermediate Camp (Ages 8-11)
August 14-18, 1pm-5pm $100.00
This dynamic week of fun and laughter invites the exploration of characters, dialogue, improv, movement and choreography. Students will strengthen their knowledge of theatre and themselves! . view facebook event page
Senior Camp (Ages 12+)
August 21-25, 9am-4pm $120.00
After this week of excitement, there will be stories to tell onstage and off! Students will fully experience the theatre; creating characters, accents, improv, stage combat, choreography, teamwork and performing. Senior students also get to design their costumes and lights.
A fantastic opportunity for children to discover their theatrical selves through acting, singing, dancing, dress-up games and stories. A week of fun and friends that will open up the magic of theatre. . view facebook event page
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A COMEDY ABOUT DEPRESSION
By HALIFAX THEATRE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
SEPTEMBER 21 – 23
Liz and Ethan are navigating the pitfalls of being a teenager in 2016, while dealing with their own depression and anxiety. Along the way they meet the Superhero Red Fish who claims he’s only here to help them…but what happens when our innermost voice becomes our worst enemy?
Audience members were moved and excited by the play, commenting “I feel like you took the power away from depression even though it may follow you around indefinitely”.
MOLLY AND THE OAK ISLAND TREASURE
By MARITIME MARIONETTES
SEPT. 27 – 28
Molly, her boat, and Pixie, her little fairy friend, set out on a marvelous adventure in search of buried treasure. Along the way she meets a Mik’maq boy, Ulgimmo who helps her complete her wondrous journey. Featuring 13 puppets, the show premiered in 1994 and has since toured Atlantic Canada, Ontario, Quebec, Hawaii, Bermuda and France. Artistic shadow puppetry has been introduced, bringing a fresh beauty to the scenes on the ocean!