Play’s The Thing!

3rd6th Grade

Like playing pretend forever and ever! Theatre games and activities to ignite creativity, self-esteem, teambuilding, and showmanship. Our teaching artists will join in on the fun and help create a final presentation showcasing the favorite lessons learned.

Tuition Fee

$150 per participant, per week

Participant Cap

15 participants

Camp Dates & Times

Theatre Games

  • June 6–10, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. 

Perfect for lovers of Zip-Zap-Zop, Keeper of The Keys, and infinite story making!

Broadway Kids

  • June 13–17, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. 

Perfect for musical theatre fans who enjoy bursting into song and dance!

On The Spot Improv

  • June 20–24, Monday–Friday, 10a.m.–12 p.m.

Perfect for comedy enthusiasts who love thinking and creating on the fly!

Register for Play’s the Thing! 

Walking With Lulu — Exploring Our World Through Theatre

Lulu education image1st-6th Grade

This season’s show for young audiences is Lulu and the Long Walk, a story that follows ayoung girl in Africa on her day-long walk for water. Participants will explore the world through Lulu’s lens, building stories, games, crafts and research! Our friends will explore places and themes both close to home and far, far away! This class repeats.

Tuition Fee

$150 per participant, per week

Participant Cap

15 participants

Camp Dates & Times

Exploration Workshops

  • Week One: July 11–15, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. 
  • Week Two: July 25–29, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
  • Week Three: August 1–5, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

“Painting the Landscape” Class
Artist Joel Schoon-Tanis

  • July 18–22, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Register for Walking with Lulu 

Fractured Fairy Tales 

Fractured Fairy Tales education imagePre-K-5th grade 

A Rapunzel with a punk-pixie cut? Cool! Prince & The Pauper in outer space? Sounds awesome! This is a dreamy class for aspiring playwrights, actors, directors, and theatre makers! Participants are given a theme at the top of the week and the opportunity to re-write, re-tell, and perform their own take on a treasured tale. Themes change each week so make sure to join the fun more than once! 

Tuition Fee

$300 per participant, per week

Class Cap

15 participants 

Camp Dates & Times
  • Pre-K - Kindergarten — June 27–July 1, Monday–Friday, 1–5 p.m. 
  • 1st Grade–3rd Grade — July 5–8, Monday–Friday, 1–5 p.m. 
  • 4th Grade–5th Grade — July 11–15, Monday–Friday, 1–5 p.m.

Register for Fractured Fairy Tales 

Broadway Bound

Broadway Bound education image7th12th Grade

Come explore singing, acting, and dancing through beloved musical theatre tunes. This class is perfect for future triple threats! No experience necessary! It’s all about having fun and learning with our professional actors.

Tuition Fee

$400 per participant for two weeks

Class Cap

15 participants

Camp Dates & Times
June 13–24, Monday–Friday, 1–5 p.m. (2 weeks total)

Register for Broadway Bound 

Actors Assemble! 

Actors Assemble! education image5th9th grade 

Perfect for comic book readers and superhero movie fanatics! Alongside our teaching artist, you can build your own version of your favorite superhero comic book! 

A great class for young creative writers, actors, and artists! Participants are given a theme at the top of the week and the opportunity to re-write, re-tell, and perform their own take on a comic book favorite. 

Tuition Fee

$150 per participant

Class Cap

15 participants

Camp Dates & Times
June 27–July 1, Monday–Friday, 1–3 p.m.

Register for Actors Assemble! 

Much Ado About a Gentleman’s Guide to Scavenger Hunting

Scavenger Hunt imageALL AGES WELCOME!

Groups must have at least one adult 18 years of age, or older.

Come and join a fun-filled activity for theatre goers of all ages! This family-friendly scavenger hunt, inspired by two shows from our 50th season, will take you through various performance spaces, backstage and behind the scenes, to find clues that will enhance your theatrical knowledge and scratch that itch for competitive play! Will you be the first to cross the finish line with all the clues? Only time will tell.

Tuition Fee

$50 per family

Class Cap

8 families ($5 per person after 5)

Scavenger Hunt Dates & TImes
June 18 and 25, July 9 and 16, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Register for the Scavenger Hunt 

HSRT Apprentice Program

HSRT Apprentice image7th12th Grade

This two-part pre-professional series is a perfect opportunity for high school students to gain experience in theatre making and performing. 

As HSRT’s lauded Street Performers, participants will weave together a tapestry of scenes and songs that showcase the plays of our 50th season, performing them alongside Holland’s finest artists downtown as well as opening night of all HSRT performances.

In Fairytale Remix, participants will create and present a production of a well-known, classic fairy tale, with a twist! The final production will incorporate elements of costumes, props, and scenery created by our younger theatre artists! It is a truly collaborative endeavor that will grow their skills as performers, writers, and storytellers!

Tuition Fee

$350 for individual program per participant / $550 for both

Participant Cap

10 participants

Rehearsal/Performance Dates & Times

Street Performers

Rehearsals:

  • May 30–June 10, Monday–Friday, 4–7 p.m.

Performances:

  • June 11, 10:30 a.m.
  •  June 16, 23, 30, 5–7 p.m.
  •  June 10 and 17, July 1, 8 and 23, 7 p.m.

Fairy Tale Remix

Rehearsals:

  • July 18–29, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Performances:

  • July 30, 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Register for the HSRT Apprentice Program 

Masterclass Series

Masterclass image7th12th Grade

A great opportunity for participants to learn from current industry professionals and build advanced performance skills. By attending all classes, participants walk away with a summer full of well-rounded theatre knowledge to create a polished audition.   

Tuition Fee

$50 per participant, per class ($275 for all 7 classes, a savings of $75)

Class Cap

15 participants

Class Dates & Times
  • Improv: June 11, 12–3 p.m.
  • Musical Theatre I – Singing: June 18, 12–3pm 
  • Musical Theatre II – Choreography: June 25, 12–3 p.m. 
  • Inclusive Theatre Making: July 2, 12–3 p.m. 
  • Fundamental of Acting I: July 9, 12–3 p.m. 
  • Shakespeare: July 16, 12–3 p.m. 
  • Auditioning: July 23, 12–3 p.m.

Register for the Masterclass Series 

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