Arts Camp | Discovery Camp with Arts-in-Action

Host: Arts-in-Action

Presents: Discovery Camp 2017

For: Children and Teens (5-12 y/o)

Disciplines: Acting/ Theatre, Dance, Music, Singing/Voice, Arts and craft

Duration: 7th  – 19th August 2017

Dates | Times: Mondays – Fridays  9AM to 3PM

Camp Description: The Discovery Camp 2017 theme is “MEMORIES”. The title is taken from a classic calypso by the Might Sparrow in which the Birdie croons into memory the names, the lives, and work of important cultural icons. With the passing of Narcenio ‘Señor’ Gomez and Sir Derek Walcott between 2016 and 2017 (among others), Arts-in- Action felt it timely to find ways of memorialising these important contributions to Caribbean cultural life and civilization, especially for a young generation who run the risk of never hearing these names. They seek to engage our young participants in taking a journey and learning more about our past icons. This would be done through the various arts disciplines which they will be participating in.

Location: Department of Creative and Festival Arts, UWI | Agostini Street, St. Augustine


Camp Director:  Patrice Briggs

Patrice BriggsPatrice Briggs is the Artistic Director of Arts-in-Action and Adjunct Lecturer in Theatre Arts at UWI. She has a BA in Theatre Arts and English Literature and a PGDip in Arts and Cultural Enterprise Management from UWI. She also hold an MA in Cross Sectoral and Community Arts from Goldsmiths, University of London


Cost: $850

Registration Period: 25th July – 7th August 2017

Registration Location: [Same as Camp Location]

Contact: email@artsinaction.org(868) 2894242 

Additional Info: Sibling specials apply.

Camp information submitted by: Patrice Briggs

 

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