Children’s Summer Camps at the Hawk’s Well Theatre
The Hawk’s Well Theatre will run a number of exciting summer camps for children this year, starting with the new Creative Academy Summer Camp which runs from Mon 3 - Fri 7 July (10am-3pm). Suitable for ages 7-9 and 10-12, this exciting new creative camp will feature four experienced tutors - Deirdre Gaule, Ingrid McLoughlin, Margaret O'Connor and Claire Melvin, and will encourage children to explore their favourite musicals through drama, dance, singing and art, ensuring a fun-filled experience for all. The cost per child for this camp is €90 and there is a concession rate of €80 for additional siblings.
Another brand new camp is the Jester Academy Summer Camp, running from Mon 17 - Thurs 20 July from 10am - 3pm. This exciting magic and circus camp promises four days of serious fun where kids learn cool circus skills and amazing magic tricks that will wow friends and family. All they have to bring is a new deck of cards and the theatre will supply the rest! Costing €75 per child (conc. €70 for additional siblings), this will be an early sell out so early booking is advised.
Singskool return with their very popular summer camps running from Mon 31 July - Fri 4 Aug. There are three camps for three different age groups; Mini Melodies for ages 3-4 runs from 10-11.15am and costs €55 per child; Treble Makers for ages 5-6, runs from 11.30-1pm and costs €60 and Singskool for ages 7-12 will run from 1.30-3.30pm, costing €70 per child.
Singskool performance camps are action-packed with singing and dancing, and aim to build confidence in children, teaching them new musical, performance and vocal production skills. At the end of the week, there will be a show for family and friends to enjoy.
There will be a one-day Amazing Circus Skills Workshop on Saturday the 22nd July led by Stephen McGinley, one of Ireland’s best circus performers. Join in for a fun introduction to circus skills including juggling, balance, plate spinning, parachute games, balloon modelling, flowerstick, diabolo and more. There are three timeslots for three different age groups; 11-11.40am for ages 4-6 (€10); 12-1pm for ages 7-8 (€10) and 2-4pm for ages 9 - 12, (€15).
Early booking advised for all camps!