Bright Star Summer Theater Camp-Where You are the Shining Star (Ages 9-12)
Students will develop, write, and ‘star’ in their own sketch comedy show over 5 days - just like the Pros! Acting, Directing, Writing, and a ton of fun games and activities combine to make a week your Bright Star will never forget! Students will learn valuable drama instruction, while focusing on the Four C’s: Collaboration, Creativity, Communication and Critical Thinking. FREE "Informance" (show)-open to the public on the last day of class @ 3 pm, all are invited to attend.
The instructors for the week are: Steven Gebhardt is a veteran performer with Bright Star Theatre, having performed in 30+ states, totaling 45,000 miles. Fun fact: It takes about 25,000 miles to travel around the world! He grew up in New Jersey and went to college in Pennsylvania to study Theatre performance. Steven is professionally trained in improv comedy, a type of performance that is created live, without any prior knowledge of character, plot, and even lines. Since graduating from college he has been cast in theaters across NJ, thrown t-shirts for NHL teams, and last summer performed puppetry as Granpa Cratchet for fairs across the country. Talk to him about theme parks, pizza, and making croissants. Rebekah Krumenacker completed her first Bright Star tour last Fall, following her graduation from college. She attended Susquehanna University where she got her B.A. in Theatre Performance. Alongside of Acting, Rebekah’s Theatre skills include Directing, Box Office sales, Costume construction and design. She also has been studying guitar for over 11 years and loves to teach to children of all ages. She lives in Harrisburg, PA, but loves to travel around the country, she has been to 33 states and 4 different countries! She loves pasta, pizza, reading books and meeting new friends!