2019 Camp Dates

Session 1: July 1 - July 12
Session 2: July 15 - July 26
Session 3: July 29 - Aug 9
Session 4: Aug 12 - Aug 16

Note: Camp is closed Thursday, July 4th.

Summer Camp 2019 Open House Dates

Sunday, February 3, 2019; Noon - 2pm

Location: Physical Education Building

BOCES Summer Camp 2019 Open House Dates

Wednesday, March 13, 2019; 6 - 8pm

Location: Nassau Boces Joseph M Barry Technical Center

Hofstra Summer Camps - learn, play, grow - A choice that can change your child's life


Musical Theater Camp 2019

For Girls and Boys Entering Grades 2-5 (Morning Specialty)
For Girls and Boys Entering Grades 6-12 (Afternoon Specialty)
Session 1: July 1 - July 12
Session 2: July 15 - July 26
Session 4: August 12 - August 16 - Musical Theater Intensive

This specialty is for campers who wish to be immersed in musical theater or those who are eager to experience the joy of dancing, singing and acting onstage. All campers receive valuable theater experience.

Morning Workshop (Grades 2-5)
Young campers begin with dance/movement warm-ups, followed by fun vocalizations. Campers work on “audition” songs to practice and learn skills, including proper breathing, phrasing, and how to use a microphone. Campers are highlighted in solo and/or group musical numbers. Positive feedback instills self-confidence in this fun, welcoming environment. Children who have never been onstage will feel just as comfortable as those who are experienced thespians. There is an end-of-session performance that is open to parents, relatives and friends.

Half the day consists of Musical Theater. For the other half of the day, your child is placed in a recreation group of 8-10 campers in the same grade and gender where all campers enjoy lunch, instructional swim and recreational sports.

Afternoon Workshop (Grades 6-12)
Campers must enroll for the first four weeks (Sessions 1 and 2) because of rehearsal requirements that culminate in a special evening performance. This is a place for children to learn, grow, hone their skills and, above all, perform! The final performance features an eclectic lineup of songs – everything from classic Broadway to current musical theater. Rehearsals for the show encompass all areas of ensemble participation. This is the perfect place for a budding actor or experienced rock star just itching to tear up the stage Come play with us!
*Note: Campers enrolled in this program will be in Musical Theater all day. 

Note: There is a $50 surcharge per session for additional materials and staff requirements.

Musical Theater Intensive (Grades 2-12) - Session 4 Only
Bust into the art of Broadway! This one week, all-day program is the place for actors of all calibers­ from experienced thespians to those who have only dreamed about exploding onto the stage. Kids will explore Broadway history, learn theatrical techniques, hone their performance skills, develop stage presence, and work in an ensemble environment. Our staff offers a unique expertise in the business of theater between the combined backgrounds of a professional actor with credits performed alongside Tony Award winners and a state-certified teacher and musical theater program director. This exhilarating, fast­ paced program culminates in a cabaret-style performance comprised of songs ranging from traditional musical theater to contemporary pop/rock musicals. Our end-of-session performance is open to parents, relatives and friends.

This will be a full day in the Musical Theater Program.

For More Information
: (516) 463-CAMP (2267)
Email: ce-camps@hofstra.edu