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May 1, 2014

Theatre Camps

PORTSMOUTH — New Hampshire Theatre Project offers Summer Theatre Camps as a great way to educate students about the world and work of theatre. NHTP camps are held at the air-conditioned West End Studio Theatre in Portsmouth and provide students with the opportunity to create and present their work in a professional theatre venue. All NHTP instructors have extensive experience working with students in both educational & theatrical settings. NHTP camps emphasize artistic excellence, critical thinking, teamwork, and lots of summer fun!

Kids Theatre Camp (ages 6-9): Now in its fourteenth year, KTC features creative drama, movement, and visual arts activities while bringing stories from page to stage. Campers meet Mon.-Fri., July 7-12, 9:00 a.m. to Noon, with final performances at 10:00 and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. The cost is $300.00.

Teen Theatre Camp (ages 13-17): This incredibly popular camp will focus on Alternative History this year –creating and adapting characters from real life history and classic literature. Participants will learn acting skills, along with vocal & physical techniques, and improvisation. Past Teen Camps have featured, Vaudeville, Classic Comedy, Sherlock Holmes, Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Dumas’The Three Musketeers. Campers meet from 1:00-4:00 p.m. in the first week (July 7-11), and from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the second week (July 14-18). Final performances will be presented Fri., July 18 at 7:00 p.m., and Sat., July 19 at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. The cost is $500.00.

Story Theatre Camp (ages 8-12): NHTP’s premiere camp has been a favorite of seacoast children for 19 years. The theme of Story Theatre Camp 2014 is Around the World in 60 Minutes, featuring myths and stories from many different cultures. Activities include acting, writing, movement, visual arts and music with an emphasis on ensemble performances based on children’s literature and original writing by participants. Campers meet Mon.-Fri., July 21-August 2, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., with final performances on Fri., August 1 at 7:00 p.m., and Sat., August 2, at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The cost is $500.00.

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  • Successful Car Show/Pig Roast

    The Activities Committee from American Legion Post 51 in Epping donated the proceeds from their Annual Car Show and Pig Roast held on May 17 to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind. The Association is the statewide leader in providing vision rehabilitation services for NH people of all ages who are blind and visually impaired. Junior Vice Commander Rick Pelletier is presenting the $1,400 check to Mary Chase. A big thank you to all who volunteered their time to make the day a success. Pictured above, from left, front row: Sheila Brown, Karen Sullivan, Judy Pelletier, Bonnie Farish, Sheila Santosuosso, Charlie Brown; back row: Dean Nash, Jo-Ann Nash, Ronnie Follansbee, Linda Follansbee, Don Reynolds, Kevin Murnane. Not pictured are Joyce Murnane, Jo-Ann Cooley, Ray Chapman, Glen Murch and Debbie Pelletier. Special thank you to Wal-Mart Distribution, Lindt Chocolate, Mark George and The American Legion Family. For more information about the New Hampshire Association for the Blind, please visit their website at or call 1-800-464-3075. American Legion Post 51 encourages all veterans or active duty military to stop by the Post, located on Route 125 in Epping, or call 603-679-8320.

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