Junior Theatre Camp

Aladdin Kids


You’ve Never Had A Friend Like Me!

The Maple Shade Arts Council announces their 2nd annual Junior Theater Camp.  If you are in kindergarten through third grade, come join us on Saturday mornings starting on January 13th, 2017 and culminating with four total performances of Aladdin Kids on Saturday, April 21st and Sunday, April 22nd at 1PM and 3PM (2 performances each day). 

Director:  AnnMarie Underwood               Assistant Director:  Lori Aleixo Howard

Rehearsals: Saturdays from 10AM-12PM **an additional hour may be added for April rehearsals

Rehearsal Dates: 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/24, 4/7, 4/14 (final dress)

Performances: April 21st and 22nd – two shows each day.

Location:  Maple Shade Municipal Building, 200 Stiles Avenue, Maple Shade, NJ 08052

Cost:  $250 for 15 classes, including performances


To pay and register for the Junior Theatre Camp:

  1. Please click on the Paypal button and pay using debit or credit card.
  2. Please make sure you use your email address that you check most and please type the name of the camper for our program.
  3. If you more than one child interested in the camp, there will be a quantity option through Paypal. Make sure all names for the campers have been given.
  4. Once payment has been received, you will receive a link via email within a week to fill out the complete registration form.


Over the course of the 4 months, kids will learn basics about theater including theater terminology, how to memorize lines and songs, simple dance moves and blocking, and set decoration.

Research* shows that being involved in theater provides kids with many positives including:

  • improved reading comprehension
  • stronger verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • better attendance in school
  • improved self-esteem and confidence .

(*American Alliance for Theater and Education – AATE).