OCCA Summer Shakespeare Camp

presented by: Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA)

Starts:Monday, August 01, 2016  9:00 AMEnds:Friday, August 12, 2016  5:00 PM

Registration forms and more information are available by calling Jan Eastman at 541-574-2653, or stopping at the OCCA office at the Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St.


Newport Performing Arts Center

777 W. Olive Street
Newport, OR 97365

Event Description:

Shakespeare Camp: Students participating in Shakespeare Camp will perform an abridged production of “The Tempest.” This camp is directed and costumed by Shakespearean scholar Rod Molzahn.

Molzahn brings many years as a Shakespearean scholar and his own acting skills in the persona of Shakespeare to both the production and a community function, "Dinner With Will."

Auditions for parts in "The Tempest" will be held in June. Dates for Shakespeare Camp are Aug. 1-12. Free performances are set for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11; donations to support the camps are welcome. For registration, contact Jan at 541-265-2787 or email jleastman@usa.net, with “Theatre Camp” in the subject line.

"Dinner With Will" is held at the Sylvia Beach Hotel on Tuesday, August 9 at 6 p.m. Reservations for dinner must be made in advance with the OCCA (call 541-265-2787 to reserve), cost is $40 per person.

Read more about: