Rising Star Drama Camp for ages 6-10


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Shown are the enthusiastic participants of last year’s Kids & Company Rising Star Drama Camp for ages 6-10.

Shown are the enthusiastic participants of last year’s Kids & Company Rising Star Drama Camp for ages 6-10.


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WILMINGTON — The 8th annual Kids & Company Rising Star Drama Camp will be held July 16 through July 20 at the Wilmington College Kelly Center. This week-long theatre-intensive camp welcomes children 6 to 10 years of age and meets from 9 a.m. to noon each day.

There will be a showcase at noon on Friday for parents and family to attend.

Rising Star Drama Camp offers children the chance to create their own costumes, write their own plays, and act in them as well.

For the second year, Karie Gipson and The Gigglebox Theatre Experience will be leading the camp.

Karie is a passionate child educator with a background in children’s puppet theater and children’s education. From 1999 to 2007 she was an actor, director, and consultant for Madcap Productions Puppet Theater in Cincinnati. She has a B.A. in Theatre from Wilmington College of Ohio.

Applications are available at For A Song & A Story in Wilmington or by calling Lois Hock at Wilmington College at 937- 481-2293. Applications are available online at http://bit.ly/KidsandCompany.

An application and participation fee is required and must be mailed and received by July 27. Please mail your application and participation fee to Kids & Company, Pyle Center Box 1211, 1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington College, Wilmington, OH 45177.

Enrollment is limited to 20 participants so send in your application as soon as possible. Scholarships are still available.

Shown are the enthusiastic participants of last year’s Kids & Company Rising Star Drama Camp for ages 6-10.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_Rising-Star-drama-camp.jpgShown are the enthusiastic participants of last year’s Kids & Company Rising Star Drama Camp for ages 6-10. Courtesy photo

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