SUMMER PROGRAMS

Join us this summer virtually and in-person as The Performing Arts School offers many different summer programs for all ages and levels! From our Summer Camp that introduces young children to the performing arts, to our Dance Intensives and Open Evening Classes, we have something for everyone! All classes and workshops are taught by master teaching artists with professional credits.

For more information, contact the school at (201) 482-8194 or at [email protected].

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2021 Summer Programs

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Musical Theater Summer Camp (Ages 6-12)

Please join us for a special summer packed with learning and fun!  The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC has been successful in offering socially distant in-person and virtual classes this school year.  We will continue to follow our COVID protocols and CDC guidelines for a safe environment for children to learn and grow.

This program is for children ages 6-12 and features theater games, dance combinations, choreography, music appreciation, singing, acting the song, visual arts, and much, much more. The camp is weekly, Monday through Thursday, 9AM-1PM. Each day we work on Dance, Theater and Music, and we sprinkle in physical education and fun electives! We are having fun planning it all out so more information regarding the itinerary for the day will be sent once registered! 

*SPACE IS LIMITED for in-person classes, register and reserve your spot today!


2021 Session Dates

July Session: July 5- July 22, 2021

August Session: August 2- August 19, 2021

Monday-Thursday 9AM-1PM

Tuition

In-Person: $750 per camp + $40 Registration Fee ($1,400 for both camp Sessions)

*$50 off early bird registration if registered and paid in full by May 31, 2021. (For In-Person tuition only)

Virtual: $550 per camp + $40 Registration Fee ($1,000 for both camp Sessions)

Can't pay right now? No worries, Payment Plans and scholarships available! To apply for a scholarship please Click Here.

Register 

Spaces are available! To register, CLICK HERE or email [email protected] with the subject "Performing Arts Musical Theater Summer Camp." 

Look below to see more of our summer programs for all ages!

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Musical Theater Workshop (Ages 13-18)

Hone your triple threat skills! In-depth training in musical theater dance styles, acting, monologues, musical theater vocal technique, and repertoire. Culminates with a performance of scenes from popular musicals.


2021 Session Dates

TBD

Tuition

TBD

Register 

To register email [email protected] with the subject "Performing Arts Musical Theater Workshop." 

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Summer Dance Intensives (Ages 10-18)

Our virtual summer dance intensive program offers two 2-week dance intensives led by Dance Artistic Director, Roberta Mathes. These summer intensives are ideal for dancers, ages 10-18 who wish to improve their technical abilities and gain more confidence and a deeper understanding of their true potential. The Dance Intensives are meant for dancers looking to do a deep training in the art of dance. If currently not enrolled in our program, an audition and placement class is required.


Session Dates

SESSION ONE
TBD

SESSION TWO
TBD

Tuition

TBD

Curriculum (4-5 classes daily):

  • Ballet: Repertory, Character, Partnering
  • Contemporary and Improvisation
  • Modern Jazz Technique
  • Flamenco or West African
  • Audition and Film Techniques
  • Enrichment Workshops
  • Nutrition

Dress Code

Proper dance attire and neatness are required for all classes. Hair must be pulled back into a secure bun. No skirts or jewelry are permitted and proper fitting footwear is necessary. Dancers are required to wear any style black leotard and pink tights for ballet, and black or tan tights for other technique classes. Male dancers are required to wear a white fitted shirt or leotard, black tights or leggings along with a dance belt. For ballet, white socks and white ballet slippers are suggested.

Register 

If not currently enrolled in dance at The Performing Arts School, please contact an education associate for placement classes email [email protected] with the subject "Summer Dance Intensive."

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Summer Open Evening Classes (All Ages)

During the summer, we offer open afternoon and evening classes in musical theatre, ballet, contemporary, jazz, hip hop, or tap. Single and drop-in classes are permitted, which is great for the college or adult student, or students may sign up for the 8-week session. Students can take up to 6 classes per week. These classes vary in level, beginner through advanced, children through adults. Keep your skills sharp and continue learning over the summer break.

Dance:

These classes are for students who wish to improve their technical abilities and gain more confidence and a deeper understanding of their true potential. Classes include ballet, contemporary, jazz, hip hop or tap.

Musical Theater:

This class will incorporate acting techniques, monologues, theatre games, dance techniques, choreography, and music. Open to all levels and a great way to continue working on sharing your love for musical theatre!


Session Dates

TBD

Schedule

TBD

Tuition

TBD

Register 

To register email [email protected] with the subject "Summer Open Evening Classes." 

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Virtual Early Childhood Music Summer Session (Ages 2 mo-4 1/2 yrs)

with parent or caregiver

Our Early Childhood music program provides developmentally appropriate music for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The music program uses a mix of traditional and contemporary songs from around the world in order to bring out the innate musical nature of young children. bergenPAC brought together musical volunteers including a Broadway vocalist, side musicians from NJ based bands including Bon Jovi and Southside Johnny who helped to create the unique music CD that each registered family receives.

The classes run for 45 minutes and are designed to introduce musically driven activities such as chants, fingerplays, and small and large movements using a variety of age-appropriate musical instruments. Our classes allow children and their parents/caregivers to explore, learn and discover the wonders and benefits of music!


Session Dates

TBD

Schedule

TBD

Tuition

TBD

Register 

To register email [email protected] with the subject "Early Childhood Summer Session." 

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Virtual College Audition & Filming Workshop (Ages 15-18)

This intensive workshop is to help prepare students for the college audition process in musical theater – how to audition, common techniques, resume and headshot preparation, intensive practice sessions in vocal technique, acting to prepare monologues and musical theater dance styles to prepare students for all aspects of the audition.

At the end of the workshop, students will take home a sample pre-screening video that they can use for auditions and competitions.


2021 Session Dates

TBD

Tuition

TBD

Register 

To register email [email protected] with the subject "College Audition & Filming Workshop." 

The Performing Arts School

The Performing Arts School provides arts education to students age 3 months to 21 years throughout Northern New Jersey. With classes in all types of performing arts, outreach programs throughout the state, and programming for children with special needs, every donation helps create more opportunities for new artists.

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