Day Camps

Discover a passion for theatre.

Kaleidoscope's Day Camps are fun and fast-paced programs that cover a large range of performance specialties. Develop your instincts as a performer, learn invaluable practical techniques from professionals, and craft stories with other aspiring artists.

Discover our lineup of popular day camps including Spring Break, Summer, and Pro-D Day programs.


Day Camps
Students rehearse a play with their teacher watching.

SHOW BIZ KIDS

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

July 18, 2022 – July 22, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Sing, act, and dance your week away as you rehearse a mini musical! Learn what it takes to put on a musical for your friends and family. Music, lights, choreography, and a whole lot of fun! This camp culminates in a final performance for friends and family to enjoy.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


Students Perform a scene from Zombie Prom

TEEN MUSICAL INTENSIVE

$475.00

12 YRS TO 18 YRS

July 04, 2022 – July 16, 2022

Mon-Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

With two weeks to rehearse and mount a production, from casting to stage and a weekend of public performances, this is an intensive musical theatre program for those with a passion to perform! Participants form meaningful bonds, share their talents, gain a wide array of fresh skills and discover new potential. This two-week program culminates in a final performance. Kaleidoscope’s Musical Theatre Intensive is enhanced by a variety of workshops, designed to develop students’ skills in dance, voice, stage combat, acting and theatre production work. This program runs from 9:00am-4:00pm Monday through Saturday, and participants will work with Kaleidoscope’s esteemed production team of directors, designers, music directors, and choreographers, to rehearse and present a book musical with sound, lights, sets, and costumes. Culminates in a multi-performance run of shows for friends and family.



All campers are accepted into the program.


Director: Pat Rundell
Music Director: Anna van der Hooft
Choreographer: TBA

Students sit in a circle reading a script.

ACTING ADVENTURES

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

July 11, 2022 – July 15, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Explore the world of drama & theatre with games, improvisation, voice, and character building! All this and more in this high energy theatre camp for all skill sets. Work together to create an original play for sharing with family and friends on the final day of camp.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


CAMP CURTAIN CALL HALF DAY CAMP

$101.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 02, 2022 – August 05, 2022

Tues-Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Experience the magic and fun of acting, playmaking, musical theatre and movement in this dynamic half day theatre camp! Young artists will collaborate and develop their confidence as performers while exploring scenes and songs from musical theatre. Young Artists will use their new skills to put together a final mini-performance where they are the star!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


Three children play in costumes during a Kaleidoscope Class.

CAMP CURTAIN CALL HALF DAY CAMP

$101.00

5 YRS TO 7 YRS

August 02, 2022 – August 05, 2022

Tues-Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Experience the magic and fun of acting, playmaking, musical theatre and movement in this dynamic half day theatre camp! Young artists will collaborate and develop their confidence as performers while exploring scenes and songs from musical theatre. Young Artists will use their new skills to put together a final mini-performance where they are the star!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


CREATIVITY OUT LOUD

$250.00

10 YRS TO 15 YRS

July 18, 2022 – July 22, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Pacific Opera Victoria and Kaleidoscope Theatre for Young People invite you to join us for an exciting performance creation camp that explores the world of opera, music, and movement. You will work with a team of professional artists to create your very own original theatrical piece inspired by an existing work. This camp is bursting with ways to express your creativity through singing, storytelling, acting and dancing as well as hands-on activities to help bring the show to life. The week will culminate in a sharing performance of your creation for family and friends.


A Partnership between Pacific Opera Victoria and KaleidoscopeTheatre for Young People

CAMP CUTAIN CALL FULL DAY CAMP

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 08, 2022 – August 12, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Experience the magic and fun of acting, playmaking, musical theatre and movement in this dynamic theatre camp! Young artists will collaborate and develop their confidence as performers while exploring scenes and songs from musical theatre. Young Artists will use their new skills to put together a final mini-performance where they are the star!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


DRAMA AND ART CAMP

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 22, 2022 – August 26, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Get a taste for the spotlight and peek behind the scenes in this acting and art camp. Spend half of each day staging a play, and the other half creating props, set pieces and costumes. Share a performance at the end of the week!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


DRAMA AND ART CAMP

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

August 22, 2022 – August 26, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Get a taste for the spotlight and peek behind the scenes in this acting and art camp. Spend half of each day staging a play, and the other half creating props, set pieces and costumes. Share a performance at the end of the week!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


Three children play in costumes during a Kaleidoscope Class.

STAGE STARS ACTING CAMP

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 15, 2022 – August 19, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Cedar Hill Rec Centre

Enjoy a week full of creativity and imagination in the spotlight! Participants will engage in a variety of fun theatre games and activities to explore improvisation, storytelling and the basics of acting. A great introduction to the wonderful world of theatre!


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Cedar Hill Recreation Centre at (250) 475-7121.


ACTING ADVENTURES

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

August 08, 2022 – August 12, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Explore the world of drama & theatre with games, improvisation, voice, and character building! All this and more in this high energy theatre camp for all skill sets. Work together to create an original play for sharing with family and friends on the final day of camp.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


SHOWTIME! MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

July 25, 2022 – July 29, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Experience the magic and fun of musical theatre through games, exercises, and bringing to life popular musical theatre songs. Students will learn about character development, storytelling through music, movement, dance, and scene work. They will get to explore several different styles and genres of musical theatre in this energetic skills based camp.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


SHOWTIME! MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 15, 2022 – August 19, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Experience the magic and fun of musical theatre through games, exercises, and bringing to life popular musical theatre songs. Students will learn about character development, storytelling through music, movement, dance, and scene work. They will get to explore several different styles and genres of musical theatre in this energetic skills based camp.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


DYNAMIC DRAMA – ACTING CAMP

$225.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

July 04, 2022 – July 08, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Dive into the world of theatre and imagination in this energetic camp filled with engaging drama games, creative play, and storytelling! A perfect introduction to the world of theatre and acting.


NOTE: Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.


DYNAMIC DRAMA – ACTING CAMP

$180.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

August 02, 2022 – August 05, 2022

Tues-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Royal Oak Middle School

Description: Dive into the world of theatre and imagination in this energetic camp filled with engaging drama games, creative play, and storytelling! A perfect introduction to the world of theatre and acting.


NOTE:Registration for this program is through Saanich Recreation. Please direct any registration questions regarding this program to Saanich Commonwealth Place at (250) 475-7600.

Students rehearse a play with their teacher watching.

SHOW BIZ KIDS

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

August 08, 2022 – August 12, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Sing, act, and dance your week away as you rehearse a mini musical! Learn what it takes to put on a musical for your friends and family. Music, lights, choreography, and a whole lot of fun! This camp culminates in a final performance for friends and family to enjoy.

ACTING OUT

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

August 29, 2022 – September 02, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Join us for a high energy and well-rounded introduction to the dynamic world of theatre! Participants will enjoy a variety of fun theatre games, improvisation activities as well as an introduction to scriptwork. End your summer Acting Out with Kaleidoscope!

TEEN SHAKESPEARE INTENSIVE

$450.00

12 YRS TO 18 YRS

August 15, 2022 – August 27, 2022

Mon-Fri / Mon-Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Join us for this exciting summer theatre program exploring the plays of William Shakespeare! In this intensive program, teen artists will work together to produce a play from Shakespeare’s canon of work. Kaleidoscope’s Teen Shakespeare Intensive is enhanced by a variety of workshops, designed to develop students’ skills in analyzing Shakespearean text, character development, movement exploration, and voice technique. Students are encouraged to get curious about the story, characters and language to help them bring the play to life. Prior experience with Shakespeare is not required, but students should be comfortable speaking alone on stage. Everyone who registers will be given a role. This is the ultimate summer camp experience for teens passionate about theatre and acting. Culminates in a multi-performance run of shows for friends and family.


This program runs Monday through Friday during the first week, and Monday through Saturday in the second week.

IMPROV CAMP

$225.00

12 YRS TO 15 YRS

July 25, 2022 – July 29, 2022

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Dive into the thrilling world of improv with this new fun-filled camp! Learn foundational improv skills while putting your creativity and imagination to the test. Participants will explore a variety of improv games and techniques to develop their physical and vocal range, harness their creativity, and build confidence on stage.

PLAYWRITING CAMP

$180.00

12 YRS TO 15 YRS

August 02, 2022 – August 05, 2022

Tues-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Do you love to write and create your own stories? Have you always wanted to bring your imaginative ideas to life on stage? Join us for this exciting new program exploring the wonderful world of playwriting! Participants will be guided through writing exercises to help them harness their creativity and then work together to share their creations on stage at the end of the week.

PRO-D DAY CAMPS

$42.50

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

Aimed at young artists (ages 6-8) with a passion for singing, dancing, and acting, Kaleidoscope’s Pro-D-Day Musical Theatre Boot Camp are action-packed, fun-filled days of Musical Theatre exploration!

Aimed at young artists (ages 6-8) with a passion for singing, dancing, and acting, Kaleidoscope’s Pro-D-Day Musical Theatre Boot Camp are action-packed, fun-filled days of Musical Theatre exploration! These one day intensive Pro-d-day camps are designed for kids passionate about performing with an emphasis on all aspects of musical theatre, including dance, vocal performance, acting and performance skills.


Each Pro-d-day camp explores script work, original play creation, fun songs, energetic dances, and lots of fun!

Pro-D Day Camp Dates for 2022-2023
-Friday September 23, 2022
- Friday, October 21, 2022
- Monday, November 14, 2022
- Friday, February 17, 2023
-Friday, May 19, 2023



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