Registration is open for a summer youth theater camp with the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Secret Garden” from 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Monday, June 5 to Friday, June 9 at The Vista Center for the Arts, 15660 N. Parkview Place.
This week-long theater camp with workshops and performance is open to students entering first through 12th grades.
Tuition for kids ages 5 to 7, who have completed kindergarten, is $100. For ages 8 to 18, it is $150.
Up to 60 performers and four assistant directors will be cast. Everyone who registers and pays tuition will receive a role.
Among the roles to be cast are Mary Lennox, Martha Sowerby, Dickon Sowerby, Susan Sowerby, Colin Craven, Archibald Craven, Ayah, Mrs. Medlock, Doctor Craven, Ben Weatherstaff, Robin Redbreast, the Bugs that Rock, the Canadian Geese, the Moor folk, the Fireflies and the Secret Garden.
No advance preparation is necessary.
Assistant directors will be cast to assist with the technical aspects of the production.The Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery and props. MCT Tour actor/directors will conduct rehearsals throughout the week.
“The Secret Garden” will be presented at 6 p.m. June 9 at The Vista Center for the Arts.
The Missoula Children’s Theatre’s residency in Surprise is brought to the public by The Vista, supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts which receives support from the state of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.
For information, visit TheVistaAZ.com/community.