Lights, Camera, Action students from NL Acting Studio receive advanced scene study instruction from owner Natalia Denny (center).
ACTING FOR FILM, TV & COMMERCIALS with NL Acting Studio, 407-506-2906,
www.nlactingstudio.com. British actress Natalia Denny is the owner and instructor of NL Acting Studio, which offers private classes, including instruction in life skills, confidence development and public speaking; on-camera auditioning techniques; cold reads; advanced auditioning for film, TV and commercials; and method-training scene study. Complimentary group workshops are offered monthly with entertainment industry guest speakers. Classes are held Monday-Friday.
Campers learn self-esteem while experiencing modeling and more at The Maile Image, Modeling & Acting School.
ACTING, MODELING, IMAGE & CONFIDENCE DEVELOPMENT CAMPS at The Maile Image, Modeling & Acting School, 999 S. Orlando Ave., Winter Park, 407-628-5989, www.lisamaile.com. Summer camp classes include Image & Confidence Development, Makeup, Public Speaking, Etiquette, Self-Esteem & Communication Skills, Teen Modeling, Runway, Head Shots & Auditioning Techniques, On-Camera TV, Commercials, Cold Reads, Auditioning & Film Acting, and Advanced Acting Monologue & Scene Study. Also offered are special modeling and acting camps with a back-to-school fashion show at The Mall at Millenia, as well as a unique acting camp with WKMG Local 6, during which all students take a VIP tour and perform onset.
Camps from In the Limelight are offered for children and teens in grades one-12.
ACTING, MUSICAL THEATER & PRODUCTION CAMPS presented by In the Limelight at its new performing arts studio and theater, 5555 S. Kirkman Road, Suites 104 & 105, Orlando, 407-340-0920, www.inthelimelightorlando.com. Summer camps are offered for children and teens in grades one-12. Aspiring stars learn production, acting, art and musical theater skills from June 11-Aug. 17. Production camps include Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Kids, Guys and Dolls, Into the Woods and Fame. Auditions are April 14. Other offerings include pop sensations musical theater, as well as themed acting camps, including Pixie Hollow, Harry Potter and more. Extended care is offered. Costs range from $175-$425.
L.A. Acting Summer Performing Arts Camp 2012 offers six performance camps for children ages 5-15 that include acting, singing and dancing.
ACTING & PERFORMING ARTS CAMPS at L.A. Acting Workshop, 1575 S. Maguire Road, Ocoee, 407-876-0006, www.laacting.com. Six theatrical and musical weekly performance camps in acting, singing and dancing are offered to children ages 5-15. Titles include Shrek Forever After, Mary Poppins, Matilda, Annie, Glee and Harry Potter. There is a final performance each Friday. The cost is $150 per session, and campers are encouraged to sign up for multiple camps. Space is limited.
Orlando Repertory Theatre Youth Academy camps foster self-confidence, creative thinking, problem solving and more.
ACTING & PERFORMING ARTS CAMPS offered by Orlando Repertory Theatre Youth Academy, 1001 E. Princeton St., Orlando, 407-896-7365, ext. 219, www.orlandorep.com. The Rep Youth Academy’s theater camps and productions are designed to foster self-confidence, creative thinking, problem-solving skills, collaboration, trust and discipline through the medium of performing arts. For more than 40 years, The Rep has provided thousands of children with professional and stimulating arts experiences. All camps conclude with a showcase, when friends and family are invited. Summer camps run continuously from June 11-Aug. 17.
Stagekidz campers discover the power of imagination at Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows.
ACTING & PERFORMING ARTS CAMPS by Stagekidz, 8267 International Drive, Orlando, 407-462-6255, www.stagekidz.org. Stagekidz summer camps at Sleuths Mystery Theatre include one- and two-week theater camps for students in kindergarten through high school. Each camp presents a public performance onstage at Sleuths. With more than 60 years of combined experience, including film, national TV and live theater appearances, teachers and directors have instructed students in all aspects of theater since 2003. Emphasis is on ensemble performance, where every student is the star.
Big Fish Swim School helps children and adults learn stroke skills in a variety of private and group settings.
AQUATIC EDUCATION from Big Fish Swim School, 407-251-9869, www.bigfishswimschool.com, offers aquatic adventure for children and adults throughout Southwest Orlando. Whether in the privacy of one’s own pool or a group setting, Big Fish has a stroke program that is fun, innovative and focused, while still accomplishing results at an accelerated pace. Big Fish offers group and private stroke lessons.
Students at Southwest Aquatics learn essential swimming skills.
AQUATIC EDUCATION at Southwest Aquatics, 205 Windermere Road, Winter Garden, 407-905-0999, www.southwestaquatics.com. The state-of-the-art facility offers year-round swim programs for all ages, and staff members are devoted to enriching their students’ lives by instilling independence and self-confidence through swimming. Basic training teaches children as young as 6 months the essential skills of swimming. The SouthWest Stars swim team offers a variety of swim programs to accommodate age, skill level and commitment.
Instruction in ballet, jazz, musical theater and more is offered at Orlando Ballet School’s summer dance programs.
DANCE PROGRAMS at Orlando Ballet School, OBS Central, 1111 N. Orange Ave., Orlando; OBS Seminole, 1811 W. State Road 434, Longwood; OBS South, 7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Orlando, 407-426-1733, ext. 10; www.orlandoballetschool.org. Junior Intensive Dance Camp is offered June 11-22 for children ages 7-12. Sessions include instruction in ballet, jazz and musical theater. Young Summer Dancers is offered weekly from June 4-July 28 for children ages 3-6. Intro & Extra Intensives evening dance classes provide intensive training for intermediate students in the preparatory level through level three from June 25-July 27. The 2012 Summer Intensive for dancers age 11-older is held June 11-23 in Jacksonville and June 25-July 27 in Orlando.
Cranium Clubhouse boasts a 13,000-square-foot play facility.
EDUCATIONAL CAMPS at Cranium Clubhouse, 4068 Winter Garden-Vineland Road, Winter Garden, 407-294-6950, www.craniumclubhouse.com, offer unique, multisensory learning and play for children ages 3-9, with full-, extended- and half-day options. Summer camp programs run every week, and themes include “Space Station,” “Kids Cafe,” “Dinosaur Dig,” “Young Picassos,” “Back Pack Around the World,” “Mad Scientists,” “Jr. Park Rangers,” “All About the Olympic Games,” “Animal Kingdom” and “Young Astronomers.” Regular-hour camps cost $140-$190 per week. Extended-day camps cost $190-$230 per week. All campers are pretested for reading and math skills to allow for individualized learning curriculum.
Huntington Learning Center offers personalized academic programs.
EDUCATIONAL CAMPS at Huntington Learning Center, 5060 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Orlando, 407-522-4477, www.huntingtonlearning.com. All summer long, Huntington Learning Center offers personalized programs in reading comprehension, math, writing, spelling, phonics and SAT/ACT preparation. Open from 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Friday; and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturdays, campers pick the days and times they want to attend. Participants who call early save $100 on a skills assessment and consultation.
Camps at Jewel Court Stables offer equestrian lessons, trail rides, equine games and horsemanship classes.
EQUESTRIAN CAMPS at Jewel Court Stables, 17825 Terra Vista Court, Winter Garden, 407-654-8718, www.jewelcourt.com, are offered for boys and girls age 5-older, regardless of riding ability or experience. Children receive a one-hour group lesson, horsemanship classes, grooming, trail riding, swimming (no prior lessons required), arts and crafts, and lots of fun. Camp sessions are offered Monday-Friday, June-August from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and the cost is $199 per child, per session. Extreme Camp, which includes outings and transportation, also is offered.
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