Mini Camps

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Matthews Playhouse Mini Camps

Matthews Playhouse is happy to introduce One Day Mini Camps for grades K-3 and 4-6th.
These camps happen in conjunction with teacher workdays on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school calendar. Each camp will have themed activities with a theater focus.
Join us for a day of singing, dancing, acting and crafting.
Cost: $80 per student
9:00am to 3:00pm
Sections available for Grades K-3 & Grades 4-6

September 26th - Lion King Mini Camp 

Join us as campers explore the story of the classic musical The Lion King! We will act out the story and create dances to songs like “I Just Can't Wait to be King” and find out who is the true king of Pride Rock! – Additionally, Lakeetha Blakeney, playwright of Princess Fearless will be the teaching artist and will be giving an exclusive backstage tour of Princess Fearless set on stage!


October 31st - Spooky Stories 

Ghosts, Goblins, and Ghouls haunt the halls of Matthews Playhouse in this halloween themed mini camp. Come along for some spooky and not so spooky fun! 


November 8th - Hamilton (Election Day!)

It’s time to vote for fun with our election day mini camp for K - 3rd Grade. Campers will have so much fun exploring election themed activities and songs.  

4th - 6th will have a Hamilton themed mini camp, celebrating a founder father who never had a chance to be president.  


January 25th - Toy Story

We're going to infinity and beyond here at our Toy Story camp! Come be a part of the team as Woody, Buzz, Jessie, and Bo-Peep go on this one day adventure. 


February 20th - Seussical

We are celebrating the world of Dr. Seuss in this mini camp! Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in a fantastical musical extravaganza. 


March 27th - Sing!

This mini camp is for all our singers! Vocal warm-ups, music games, and specialist activities such as percussion, drama and acting, vocal technique, and more. Come with a song in your heart!