Blog: Education Highlights

Check out Des Moines Performing Arts' education blog, highlighting past events and projects. Recent updates include:

Treasure Island Theater Camp - Day 5

Friday, August, 8, 2014

What a fantastic week at Treasure Island Theater Camp! Check out a recap of the last day of camp below:Morning Rehearsal (All Ages)Students began the day with a run through of the entire show! During this run through, Missoula Children's Theatre guest Actor/Directors Alex a Jesse had the kids...

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Treasure Island Theater Camp - Day 4

Thursday, August, 7, 2014

Time flies when you're having fun! We can't believe the performance of Treasure Island is tomorrow. We had another thrilling day at camp filled with theater, art, and bursts of creativity.Assistant directors Melanie and Shane give cues from off-stage during rehearsal.MORNING WORKSHOPSArt Workshop...

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Treasure Island Theater Camp - Day 3

Wednesday, August, 6, 2014

Shiver me timbers! It was a full day of fun here at Des Moines Performing Arts. Read on for highlights from today's workshops, classes, and rehearsals!MCT actor/director Jesse Hinton high-fives our Seagulls for a job well done in rehearsal.MORNING WORKSHOPSArt Workshop (Ages 6-7)In a workshop led by...

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Treasure Island Theater Camp - Day 2

Tuesday, August, 5, 2014

Ahoy, mateys! Day 2 at Treasure Island Theater Camp was filled with new experiences and fun. Read on for highlights from today's activities.Treasure Island director Jesse and the gang of Ruffians mime telescopes during a rehearsal.MORNING WORKSHOPSArt Workshop (Ages 6-7)In a workshop led by guest...

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Treasure Island Theater Camp - Day 1

Monday, August, 4, 2014

Today kicked off Treasure Island: Theater Camp! We are delighted to welcome 58 enthusiastic young actors, ranging in age from 6 to 18 years old, who have signed on to mount an entire production in just five days. They will spend the week preparing in rehearsals as well as growing their skills in...

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