New this year … Zoo Theatre Camp! The Kansas City Zoo has partnered with KC Young Audiences to provide a fun filled week of animals and acting! Spend the morning learning about the animals and then “go wild” with KC Young Audiences as you learn the tricks of the theatre trade. Zoo animals and theatre all in one place!
Cost: $280 per week ($252 FOTZ members)
Age: 5-9 yrs*
Animal Antics: Storytelling Explorers
Date: June 24-28
Age: 5-6 years
Do you have a budding explorer and animal lover at home? Then this is the class for them! Students will explore books, fairytales, and poems as they take their favorite story animals from the page to the stage. Each session is a new adventure as we explore character development, movement and storytelling through creative and collaborative performance activities.
Animal Antics: Acting Out
Date: July 15-19
Age: 7-9 years
Imagination required! In this dynamic camp students will study the fundamentals of performance and hone their acting skills. Using the zoo animals as our inspiration, we will work together to broaden perspectives, build self-confidence and bring out the joy in creative collaboration through physical and vocal warm-ups, improvisational techniques, movement and character development.