Creative Dramatics Workshops (Grades PreK-1)

Magic Tree House + Magic School Bus (Full Morning)

START DATE June 9, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 13, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276 guests

Combine our 9:00 am Magic Tree House and the 10:30 am Magic School Bus Adventures camps for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Magic Tree House:
Get ready for a world of adventure with stories from the beloved Magic Tree House series! Jack and his little sister Annie are just two regular kids from Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. Then they discover a mysterious tree house packed with all sorts of books...and their lives are never the same! Soon they are traveling through time and space in the magic tree house and having amazing adventures. Whether it's watching baby dinosaurs hatch, finding a secret passage in a castle, helping a ghost queen in an Egyptian pyramid, or finding pirate treasure – your young actor won't want to miss this week of adventure!  Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater

Magic School Bus Adventures:
Introduce your preschooler to science as we hop aboard the Magic School Bus for a series of super fun scientific adventures. The stories feature the exploits of Ms. Frizzle and her class of students at Walkerville Elementary School who board a magical school bus which takes them on educational adventures to outer space, under the Earth, into the human body, or to other such locations. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater

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Magic Tree House

START DATE June 9, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE June 13, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138 guests

Get ready for a world of adventure with stories from the beloved Magic Tree House series! Jack and his little sister Annie are just two regular kids from Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. Then they discover a mysterious tree house packed with all sorts of books...and their lives are never the same! Soon they are traveling through time and space in the magic tree house and having amazing adventures. Whether it's watching baby dinosaurs hatch, finding a secret passage in a castle, helping a ghost queen in an Egyptian pyramid, or finding pirate treasure – your young actor won't want to miss this week of adventure!  Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Magic School Bus Adventures

START DATE June 9, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 13, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138 guests

Introduce your preschooler to science as we hop aboard the Magic School Bus for a series of super fun scientific adventures. The stories feature the exploits of Ms. Frizzle and her class of students at Walkerville Elementary School who board a magical school bus which takes them on educational adventures to outer space, under the Earth, into the human body, or to other such locations. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Curious George

START DATE June 9, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE June 13, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Join the world’s most curious monkey and the man with the yellow hat, as they meet new people and explore the wide world.  Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Precious Princesses + Powerpuff Girls (Full Morning)

START DATE June 16, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 20, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/member, $276/guest

Combine our 9:00 am Precious Princesses camp and the 10:30 am Powerpuff Girls camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Precious Princesses:
Join your favorite Princesses as they journey to adventure – from Cinderella to Belle to Rapunzel from Tangled, we will explore stories that feature those sweet, feisty and strong willed Princesses. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Katie Wall

Powerpuff Girls:
Send your preschooler to Townsville to be transformed into one of the most unlikely superheros of all time in The Powerpuff Girls. Inspired by the famous cartoon adventures of Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, a typical episode usually involves the humorous version of a standard superhero story - with the girls using their powers to defend their town from villains (especially the evil monkey Mojo Jo Jo) and giant monsters. In addition, the girls have to deal with normal issues young children face - such as sibling rivalries, loose teeth, personal hygiene, going to school, bed wetting, or dependence on a security blanket. Each day a new adventure is read (or watched) and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Katie Wall

 

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Precious Princesses

START DATE June 16, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE June 20, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/member, $138/guest

Join your favorite Princesses as they journey to adventure – from Cinderella to Belle to Rapunzel from Tangled, we will explore stories that feature those sweet, feisty and strong willed Princesses. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Katie Wall
Ages: 4-6

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Powerpuff Girls

START DATE June 16, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 20, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/member, $138/guest

Send your preschooler to Townsville to be transformed into one of the most unlikely superheros of all time in The Powerpuff Girls. Inspired by the famous cartoon adventures of Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, a typical episode usually involves the humorous version of a standard superhero story - with the girls using their powers to defend their town from villains (especially the evil monkey Mojo Jo Jo) and giant monsters. In addition, the girls have to deal with normal issues young children face - such as sibling rivalries, loose teeth, personal hygiene, going to school, bed wetting, or dependence on a security blanket. Each day a new adventure is read (or watched) and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Katie Wall
Ages: 4-6

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Winnie the Pooh

START DATE June 16, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE June 20, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/member, $198/guest

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Join us as we travel through the classic stories of Winnie the Pooh and his friends Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga, Roo, Eeyore, Tigger, Christopher Robin and more. Trick a nest of magical bees, find Eeyore’s tail, and help Christopher Robin track a Heffalump. You’ll enjoy a week of art, drama, movement and fun in the Hundred Acre Wood. Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Katie Wall
Ages: 4-6

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Tink and Friends + Care Bear Fair (Full Morning)

START DATE June 23, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 27, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276 guests

Combine our 9:00 am Tink and Friends camp and the 10:30 am Care Bear Fair camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Tink and Friends:
If you love fairies, you’ll love this class. We will use stories about the world of Pixie Hollow created by the Disney Fairies books and movies. Follow the adventures of Tinkerbell and her friends Rani, the water fairy, Beck the animal fairy, Queen Clarion and many more. We’ll stretch our wings and fly away to magical adventures with Tink and her friends. Each day will conclude with an improvisational play based on a different story.

Instructor: Rich Sater

Care Bear Fair:
Join those cuddly friends who really know how to share. Whether you feel like Funshine Bear, Cheer Bear, Share Bear, Grumpy Bear or Oopsy Bear (just to name a few), there is a bear for everyone. We will use the books, the television show and movies to re-create the magic land of Care-a-lot. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater

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Tink and Friends

START DATE June 23, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE June 27, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138 guests

If you love fairies, you’ll love this class. We will use stories about the world of Pixie Hollow created by the Disney Fairies books and movies. Follow the adventures of Tinkerbell and her friends Rani, the water fairy, Beck the animal fairy, Queen Clarion and many more. We’ll stretch our wings and fly away to magical adventures with Tink and her friends. Each day will conclude with an improvisational play based on a different story.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Care Bear Fair

START DATE June 23, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE June 27, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/member, $138/guest

Join those cuddly friends who really know how to share. Whether you feel like Funshine Bear, Cheer Bear, Share Bear, Grumpy Bear or Oopsy Bear (just to name a few), there is a bear for everyone. We will use the books, the television show and movies to re-create the magic land of Care-a-lot. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Pixar Perfect

START DATE June 23, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE June 27, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Inspired by the incredible animated feature films from Disney’s Pixar Studios, this class will bring these terrific contemporary adventures to life! Stories like Finding Nemo, Toy Story (1, 2 & 3), The Incredibles, Wall-E, Up, Monsters Inc and Monster's University have astounded and amazed children and adults alike. Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Dazzingly Disney + Seuss on the Loose (Full Morning)

START DATE June 30, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 3, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $184/members, $220/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Dazzingly Disney camp and the 10:30 am Seuss on the Loose camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Dazzingly Disney:
The greatest classic children's stories have been brought to the screen by Walt Disney. Stories like Beauty and the Beast, Pinocchio, Sleeping Beauty, Aristocats, 101 Dalmatians and a host of other favorites will daily engage and delight. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in a world of adventure and excitement. Each day a new Disney story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

Seuss on the Loose:
This class introduces the stories of Seuss
For the creative child who wants to let loose.
Each day a new story by Seuss they will hear
Then up on the stage in a play they’ll appear.
From Horton to Yertle or The Cat in the Hat
There’ll be fun and adventure, and you can’t beat that!

Instructor: Rhea Amos

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Dazzingly Disney

START DATE June 30, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE July 3, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $92/members, $110/guests

The greatest classic children's stories have been brought to the screen by Walt Disney. Stories like Beauty and the Beast, Pinocchio, Sleeping Beauty, Aristocats, 101 Dalmatians and a host of other favorites will daily engage and delight. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in a world of adventure and excitement. Each day a new Disney story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Seuss On the Loose

START DATE June 30, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 3, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $92/members, $110/guests

This class introduces the stories of Seuss
For the creative child who wants to let loose.
Each day a new story by Seuss they will hear
Then up on the stage in a play they’ll appear.
From Horton to Yertle or The Cat in the Hat
There’ll be fun and adventure, and you can’t beat that!

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Fabulous Fairy Tales

START DATE June 30, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE July 3, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $132/members, $158/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Using improvisation, movement, art and play, we’ll explore classics like Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, and many more of our favorite classic fairy tales. Creating characters ranging from princes to witches, students will enjoy their favorite tales from the inside! Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Under The Sea + Strawberry Shortcake (Full Morning)

START DATE July 7, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 11, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276 guests

Combine our 9:00 am Under The Sea camp and the 10:30 am Strawberry Shortcake camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Under The Sea:
If you love mermaids and pirates then cast off at the Mizel docks because we’re off for some ocean adventures. We’ll put on our flippers and splash into dramatic play with stories like Finding Nemo, Peter Pan, Why the Sea is Salty, The Little Mermaid and other salty tales. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater

Strawberry Shortcake:
Join the happy-go-lucky Strawberry Shortcake, her pets Custard the cat and Pupcake the dog and her amazing friends Orange Blossom, Plum Pudding, Blueberry Muffin, Lemon Merange and Raspberry Torte as they learn lessons of friendship and sharing. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in Strawberryland. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater

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Under The Sea

START DATE July 7, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE July 11, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138 guests

If you love mermaids and pirates then cast off at the Mizel docks because we’re off for some ocean adventures. We’ll put on our flippers and splash into dramatic play with stories like Finding Nemo, Peter Pan, Why the Sea is Salty, The Little Mermaid and other salty tales. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Strawberry Shortcake

START DATE July 7, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 11, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138 guests

Join the happy-go-lucky Strawberry Shortcake, her pets Custard the cat and Pupcake the dog and her amazing friends Orange Blossom, Plum Pudding, Blueberry Muffin, Lemon Merange and Raspberry Torte as they learn lessons of friendship and sharing. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in Strawberryland. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Aesop's Fables

START DATE July 7, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE July 11, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Educate and entertain your child as we combine drama and art with the greatest moral lessons of all time! Enter the fabulous world of Aesop’s Fables, where you’ll meet the boy who cried wolf, a tortoise and a hare who run a wacky race, a clever fox who steals grapes, a lion with a thorn and much more. Each day one or two new fables are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Sophia the First + Frack-Sheared Fairie Tails (Full Morning)

START DATE July 14, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 18, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Sophia the First camp and the 10:30 am Frack-Sheared Fairie Tales camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Sophia the First:
Send your preschooler to the court of Sophia the First. Using videos and books we will explore stories about Disney Jr's latest and youngest princess. With the help of the three fairies in charge of the Royal Preparatory Academy — Flora, Fauna and Merryweather of Disney's Sleeping Beauty - Sofia learns that looking like a princess is not all that hard, but behaving like one must come from the heart. Stories focus on the idea that what makes a real princess is what's on the inside including highlighting character qualities such as kindness, generosity, loyalty, honesty, and grace. Sophia has the incredibly powerful magical Amulet of Avalor that grants her the ability to talk to and understand animals, but the amulet is coveted by the evil sorcerer Cedric. Each day a different story is reinvented and then transformed into a play, with the students acting out the parts.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

Frack-Sheared Fairie Tails:
We’ll look at our favorite fairy tales from a different perspective as we listen to Cinderella’s stepsisters, learn the true story of the three little pigs, join Snow White in New York City and enjoy much more topsy-turvy fun. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

 

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Sophia the First

START DATE July 14, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE July 18, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Send your preschooler to the court of Sophia the First. Using videos and books we will explore stories about Disney Jr's latest and youngest princess. With the help of the three fairies in charge of the Royal Preparatory Academy — Flora, Fauna and Merryweather of Disney's Sleeping Beauty - Sofia learns that looking like a princess is not all that hard, but behaving like one must come from the heart. Stories focus on the idea that what makes a real princess is what's on the inside including highlighting character qualities such as kindness, generosity, loyalty, honesty, and grace. Sophia has the incredibly powerful magical Amulet of Avalor that grants her the ability to talk to and understand animals, but the amulet is coveted by the evil sorcerer Cedric. Each day a different story is reinvented and then transformed into a play, with the students acting out the parts.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Frack-Sheared Fairie Tails

START DATE July 14, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 18, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

We’ll look at our favorite fairy tales from a different perspective as we listen to Cinderella’s stepsisters, learn the true story of the three little pigs, join Snow White in New York City and enjoy much more topsy-turvy fun. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Magic School Bus

START DATE July 14, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE July 18, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Introduce your preschooler to science as we hop aboard the Magic School Bus for a series of super fun scientific adventures. The stories feature the exploits of Ms. Frizzle and her class of students at Walkerville Elementary School who board a magical school bus which takes them on educational adventures to space, under the Earth, into the human body, or to other such locations. Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Winnie-the-Pooh + ...And Tigger Too (Full Morning)

START DATE July 21, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 25, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Winnie-the-Pooh camp and the 10:30 am ...And Tigger Too camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Winnie-the-Pooh:
Join us as we step inside the classic stories of Winnie the Pooh and his friends Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga, Roo, Eeyore, Christopher Robin and more. Trick a nest of magical bees, find Eeyore’s tail, and help Christopher Robin track a Heffalump. You’ll enjoy a week of art, drama, movement and fun in the Hundred Acre Wood.

Instructor: Rich Sater

...And Tigger Too:
Follow the adventures of Tigger as he bounces Rabbit, causes Eeyore to sink in the river, and romps with his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood. Using art, drama, music and movement, we’ll enjoy a week with A. A. Milne’s gentle and humorous characters.

Instructor: Rich Sater

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Winnie-the-Pooh

START DATE July 21, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE July 25, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Join us as we step inside the classic stories of Winnie the Pooh and his friends Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga, Roo, Eeyore, Christopher Robin and more. Trick a nest of magical bees, find Eeyore’s tail, and help Christopher Robin track a Heffalump. You’ll enjoy a week of art, drama, movement and fun in the Hundred Acre Wood.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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...And Tigger Too

START DATE July 21, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE July 25, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Follow the adventures of Tigger as he bounces Rabbit, causes Eeyore to sink in the river, and romps with his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood. Using art, drama, music and movement, we’ll enjoy a week with A. A. Milne’s gentle and humorous characters.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Magic Tree House

START DATE July 21, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE July 25, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Get ready for a world of adventure with stories from the beloved Magic Tree House series! Jack and his little sister Annie are just two regular kids from Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. Then they discover a mysterious tree house packed with all sorts of books...and their lives are never the same! Soon they are traveling through time and space in the magic tree house and having amazing adventures. Whether it's watching baby dinosaurs hatch, finding a secret passage in a castle, helping a ghost queen in an Egyptian pyramid, or finding pirate treasure – your young actor won't want to miss this week of adventure! Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rich Sater
Ages: 4-6

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Pixar Perfect + Pig Tales (Full Morning)

START DATE July 28, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 1, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Pixar Perfect camp and the 10:30 am Pig Tales camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Pixar Perfect:
Inspired by the incredible animated feature films from Disney’s Pixar Studios, this class will bring these terrific contemporary adventures to life! Stories like Finding Nemo, Toy Story (1, 2 & 3), The Incredibles, Wall-E, Up, Monsters Inc and Monster's University have astounded and amazed children and adults alike. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into plays with the children acting out the parts. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in the world of adventure and excitement.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

Pig Tales:
We’ll explore the amazing stories of the always smart and powerful pig – from those three little pigs to the Olivia stories to Babe, Wilbur and many more. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

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Pixar Perfect

START DATE July 28, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE August 1, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Inspired by the incredible animated feature films from Disney’s Pixar Studios, this class will bring these terrific contemporary adventures to life! Stories like Finding Nemo, Toy Story (1, 2 & 3), The Incredibles, Wall-E, Up, Monsters Inc and Monster's University have astounded and amazed children and adults alike. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into plays with the children acting out the parts. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in the world of adventure and excitement.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Pig Tails

START DATE July 28, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 1, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

We’ll explore the amazing stories of the always smart and powerful pig – from those three little pigs to the Olivia stories to Babe, Wilbur and many more. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Horton and Friends

START DATE July 28, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE August 1, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! The greatest children's poet brought us some of the greatest modern fables of our time. From Horton Hears a Who to Horton Hatch's An Egg to the Cat in the Hat or the Lorax and many more, your children will experience the language, characters and fun fantasy of these timeless tales. Each day one or two new Seuss stories are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props before students finally act out the stories.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Aesop's Fables + Down on the Farm (Full Morning)

START DATE August 4, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 8, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Aesop's Fables camp and the 10:30 am Down on the Farm camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Aesop's Fables:
Educate and entertain your child with the greatest moral lessons of all time! Enter the fabulous world of Aesop’s Fables, where you’ll meet the boy who cried wolf, a tortoise and a hare who run a wacky race, a clever fox who steals grapes, a lion with a thorn and much more. Each day a different story is reinvented and then transformed into a play, with the students acting out the parts.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

Down on the Farm:
Students will explore stories about all the animals that might be found on a farm- from loyal dogs to incredible pigs to chickens, sheep, horses and cows. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

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Aesop's Fables

START DATE August 4, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE August 8, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Educate and entertain your child with the greatest moral lessons of all time! Enter the fabulous world of Aesop’s Fables, where you’ll meet the boy who cried wolf, a tortoise and a hare who run a wacky race, a clever fox who steals grapes, a lion with a thorn and much more. Each day a different story is reinvented and then transformed into a play, with the students acting out the parts.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Down on the Farm

START DATE August 4, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 8, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Students will explore stories about all the animals that might be found on a farm- from loyal dogs to incredible pigs to chickens, sheep, horses and cows. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Dazzingly Disney

START DATE August 4, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE August 8, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! The greatest classic children's stories have been brought to the screen by Walt Disney. Stories like Beauty and the Beast, Pinocchio, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Snow White and a host of other favorites will daily engage and delight. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in a world of adventure and excitement. Each day one or two new Disney tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props and finally students act out the stories.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Care Bear Fair + Fabulous Fairy Tales (Full Morning)

START DATE August 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 15, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Care Bear Fair camp and the 10:30 am Fabulous Fairy Tales camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Care Bear Fair:
Join those cuddly friends who really know how to share. Whether you feel like Funshine Bear, Cheer Bear, Share Bear, Grumpy Bear or Oopsy Bear (just to name a few), there is a bear for everyone. We will use the books, the television show and movies to re-create the magic land of Care-a-lot. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

Fabulous Fairy Tales:
Using improvisation, movement, art and play, we’ll explore classics like Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, and many more of our favorite classic fairy tales. Creating characters ranging from princes to witches, students will enjoy their favorite tales from the inside! Each day a new fairy tale is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos

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Care Bear Fair

START DATE August 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE August 15, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Join those cuddly friends who really know how to share. Whether you feel like Funshine Bear, Cheer Bear, Share Bear, Grumpy Bear or Oopsy Bear (just to name a few), there is a bear for everyone. We will use the books, the television show and movies to re-create the magic land of Care-a-lot. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Fabulous Fairy Tales

START DATE August 11, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 15, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Using improvisation, movement, art and play, we’ll explore classics like Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, and many more of our favorite classic fairy tales. Creating characters ranging from princes to witches, students will enjoy their favorite tales from the inside! Each day a new fairy tale is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Tink and Friends

START DATE August 11, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE August 15, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! We will use stories about the world of Pixie Hollow created by the Disney Fairies books and movies. Follow the adventures of Tinkerbell and her friends Rani, the water fairy, Beck the animal fairy, Queen Clarion and many more. We’ll stretch our wings and fly away to magical adventures with Tink and her friends. Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props and finally students act out the stories.

Instructor: Rhea Amos
Ages: 4-6

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Magic School Bus + Dazzlingly Disney (Full Morning)

START DATE August 18, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 22, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $230/members, $276/guests

Combine our 9:00 am Magic School Bus camp and the 10:30 am Dazzlingly Disney camp for a full morning of fun for your 4-6 year old.

Magic School Bus:
Introduce your preschooler to science as we hop aboard the Magic School Bus for a series of super fun scientific adventures. The stories feature the exploits of Ms. Frizzle and her class of students at Walkerville Elementary School who board a magical school bus which takes them on educational adventures to outer space, under the Earth, into the human body, or to other such locations. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Devon James

Dazzlingly Disney:
The greatest classic children's stories have been brought to the screen by Walt Disney. Stories like Beauty and the Beast, Tangled, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Frog, 101 Dalmatians and a host of other favorites will daily engage and delight. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in a world of adventure and excitement. Each day a new Disney story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Devon James

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Magic School Bus

START DATE August 18, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
END DATE August 22, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

Introduce your preschooler to science as we hop aboard the Magic School Bus for a series of super fun scientific adventures. The stories feature the exploits of Ms. Frizzle and her class of students at Walkerville Elementary School who board a magical school bus which takes them on educational adventures to outer space, under the Earth, into the human body, or to other such locations. Each day a new story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Devon James
Ages: 4-6

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Dazzingly Disney

START DATE August 18, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
END DATE August 22, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $115/members, $138/guests

The greatest classic children's stories have been brought to the screen by Walt Disney. Stories like Beauty and the Beast, Tangled, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Frog, 101 Dalmatians and a host of other favorites will daily engage and delight. Let your child experience the wonder of these stories from the inside as children live and play for a week in a world of adventure and excitement. Each day a new Disney story is read and then transformed into a play utilizing the students as the actors.

Instructor: Devon James
Ages: 4-6

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Precious Princesses

START DATE August 18, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
END DATE August 22, 2014
WHERE JCC Room 205
PRICE $165/members, $198/guests

Creatively charge your preschooler as we combine drama and art in a full afternoon of imagination stimulation! Join your favorite Princesses as they journey to adventure – from Cinderella to Belle to Rapunzel from Tangled, we will explore stories that feature those sweet, feisty and strong willed Princesses. Each day one or two new tales are read aloud (or videos are shown), then art projects are utilized to create sets and props and finally students act out the stories.

Instructor: Devon James
Ages: 4-6

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