April 24, 2013. The Watauga County Arts Council is currently accepting registrations for its annual Summer Arts Camp, featuring Missoula Children’s Theatre, which will take place June 17-22. It will be held this year at Watauga High School Auditorium. The Arts Camp is open to rising first through rising tenth graders and features workshops in storytelling, music, improvisation, the visual arts, and more.
The featured highlight of the arts camp is a production of Jack and the Beanstalk, which children will rehearse throughout the week and then perform for the community on Friday, June 21 at 6pm and Saturday, June 22 time still to be determined. Registration is $185 for the first child (which includes two tickets to the final production and a complimentary DVD), and $160 for each additional child in a family. Partial scholarships are available for families in need.
Jack and the Beanstalk, is an original adaptation of the classic children’s story. What happens when a young boy plants Wonder Beans in his own backyard? For Jack, it is the beginning of a great adventure. With a little help from P.T. Wonder and a Giant, Jack learns a valuable lesson about true happiness. This musical production also features a host of other characters, including the Elegant Harp, Jill, Mother, Milky White, the Farmers, the Merchants, the Circus Performers and the Wonder Beans.
To register your child for Summer Arts Camp, or for further information, please visit www.watauga-arts.org or call the Watauga County Arts Council at 828-264-1789.
- Summer Arts Camp, featuring Missoula Children’s Theatre
- June 17-22, 2013
- Watauga High School
- Open to rising first through rising tenth graders
- Features storytelling, music, movement, visual arts, and more
- Also features Missoula Children’s Theatre’s production of Jack and the Beanstalk
- Registration Fee: $185.00 first child $160.00 each additional child
- Some scholarships are available
- Sponsored by Watauga County Arts Council
- Visit www.watauga-arts.org or call 828-264-1789 for more information