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

March 21, 2022 – March 25, 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 full musical! Learn what it takes to put on a musical for your friends and family. Costumes, lights, choreography, and a whole lot of fun! Culminates in a COVID-safe final performance.


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

March 21, 2022 – April 02, 2022

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

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

With only 8 days of rehearsal and two days of tech to mount a production, from first rehearsal to opening 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 of a full musical production!

Kaleidoscope’s Musical Theatre Intensive is enhanced by a variety of hands-on activities designed to develop students’ skills in dance, voice, stage combat, acting and theatre production. This program runs from 9:00am-4:00pm Monday through Saturday for two weeks, 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.

All campers are accepted into the program. Auditions for roles will take place prior to the first day of the intensive.
The camp will culminate with a presentation with full production values.

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

For March 2022 - this program will culminate in 3 public performances at an indoor theatre for public audiences.

IMPORTANT: The performance venue requires all performers and audiences to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All participants in this program are required to have received two doses of COVID-19 vaccine prior to the start of the program.

Students sit in a circle reading a script.

ACTING ADVENTURES

$225.00

9 YRS TO 12 YRS

March 28, 2022 – April 01, 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 performance based acting camp for all skill sets. Work together to create an original play for sharing in a COVID Friendly way with family and friends.


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 (PM)

$96.00

6 YRS TO 8 YRS

March 21, 2022 – March 25, 2021

Mon-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 (AM)

$96.00

5 YRS TO 7 YRS

March 21, 2022 – March 25, 2022

Mon-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

March 28, 2022 – April 01, 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 including an Indigenous Educator, a singer, a composer, and a dancer 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

PRO-D DAY CAMPS

$43.50

6 YRS TO 11 YRS

September 27, 2021 – May 20, 2022

Various 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Kaleidoscope Arts Centre

One of our most Popular Programs! Aimed at young artists with a passion for singing, dancing, and acting, Kaleidoscope’s Pro-D-Day Musical Theatre Camps 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!

Dates for 2021-2022
-Monday, September 27, 2021
-Friday, October 22, 2021
-Friday, November 12, 2021
-Friday, February 18, 2022
-Friday, May 20, 2022 .