The Watauga Arts Academy Theatre-Musical Theatre Program provides students with an on-campus college experience and a unique opportunity for focused study in the areas of acting, musical theatre (voice and dance), stage combat, audition techniques, improvisation, and scenic-lighting-costume design and technical theatre.
Each day will include up to 5 hours of professionally mentored class work as well as daily rehearsals. In addition to the core classes in their area, Theatre students will participate in special topics classes such as puppetry, makeup, theatre games, and careers in theatre.
Unique to the Watauga Arts Academy is a daily interdisciplinary component where students will engage in creative activities with students from other disciplines. In addition, students have the opportunity to attend various performances presented by Watauga faculty, guests, and fellow students, as well as participate in recreational activities and other camp events.
On the second Saturday of the camp, a series of exciting culminating performances, open to the public, will share all that the students have learned during their time at Watauga Arts Academy.