Summer Programs

Fun-Filled Camps with Crazy Themed Days, Theater Games, Outdoor Time and Lots of Laughs!

The Arts Alive! professional staff and experienced counselors will lead kids through games, improv, stage makeup, dance, creative movement, voice, mask making, stage combat and theatre craft and design! This is a chance for kids to work on their individual performance skills in a fun, safe, supportive, encouraging environment! 
We are looking forward to our 2021 Summer Theatre Camp! We want to reassure you that we will be working diligently to implement all of the guidelines from the State of RI for Summer Camps. Our 2020 Summer Camp was very successful and we had a lot of FUN while maintaining the health and safety of our campers and staff. Safety will continue to be our priortiy this summer. Please be sure to read through out policies & procedures below and please don’t hesitate to email us with any questions. Please note, we will continue to change/ refine these procedures as we receive more information from the State of RI and the CDC. We hope to see you this summer!

2021 Camp Weeks & Themes

Week 1: 7/5-7/9- MAMMA MIA- *FULL- Email to be added to waitlist.
The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A cast of great characters, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a guaranteed smash hit for Summer Camp!

Week 2: 7/12-7/16- CONTEMPORARY BROADWAY- *FULL- Email to be added to waitlist.

A Summer Camp staple for Broadway Bound kids! This week will be jam packed with some of Broadway’s newest hits (TBA) and contemporary scripts to challenge actors who dream of being on the big stage! Always a super fun week full of show-stoppers. Fills up fast!

Week 3: 7/19-7/23JULIE AND THE PHANTOMS- *9 spots remaining
Get ready for Julie and the Phantoms! This show follows high schooler Julie who’s still reeling from the loss of her mom when the ghosts of three musicians from 1995 — Luke, Reggie and Alex suddenly appear. Their passion for music reignites her own and as they write songs together, they quickly realize that while they’re performing, they’re a little less ghostly and can be seen and heard!  This week will ROCK!

Week 4: 7/26-7/30- PERCY JACKSON- *8 spots remaining

The Greek gods are real, and they’re ruining Percy Jackson’s life. As a son of Poseidon, Percy has newly discovered powers he can’t control, monsters on his trail, and he is on an epic quest to find Zeus’s lightning bolt and prevent a war between the gods. Normal is a myth when you’re a demigod at Summer Camp!

Week 5: 8/2-8/6- LEGALLY BLONDE- *FULL- Email to be added to waitlist.

A fabulously fun award-winning musical, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. Action-packed and exploding with memorable songs and dynamic dances – this week will be so much fun, it should be illegal!

Week 6: 8/9-8/13- FINDING NEVERLAND- *FULL- Email to be added to waitlist.

Based on the movie, Finding Neverland follows the relationship between playwright J. M. Barrie and the family that inspired Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn’t Grow Up – one of the most beloved stories of all time. Great characters, an endearing and magical storyline and catchy songs will set the stage for our Summer Camp Finale!

Camp Details:  
Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm
Ages 8-14
St. John’s Episcopal Church, 191 County Rd, Barrington
$290 per week*

*Additional discounts for multiple weeks. Scholarships are available.

End-of-week performances will be videoed unless restrictions change and we can hold an outdoor live performance for families.

A safe, supportive and encouraging environment with fully supervised activities, including:

  • Games and improv
  • Stage makeup
  • Dance and creative movement
  • Voice instruction
  • All programs are led by our professional staff

Refund Policy

While we are confident that your experience with Arts Alive summer camp will be a positive one, we have outlined our refund policy below. All refund requests must be made in writing and submitted via email.

If a registered student wishes to withdraw from a Summer Camp Program:

  • A full refund, minus a $30 processing fee will be given if the student withdraws, more than 72 hours prior to the start of camp
  • A 50% refund will be given for withdrawal within 72 hours of the start of camp. However, should we be able to fill the vacant spot with a wait listed student, a full refund minus a $30 processing fee will be given.
  • No refunds will be given once camp has begun.
  • Withdrawals due to Covid-19 related issues will be evaluated on a case by case basis.