Performing Arts Camp

MCT is proud to host three Performing Arts Camps: Two on the shores of Flathead Lake and one near Seeley Lake—all in beautiful Western Montana.

East Shore Camp
EAST SHORE PERFORMING ARTS SKILLS CAMP: July 27-August 2, 2014
This theatre skill-building program is held at Camp Paxson, just outside of Seeley Lake, Montana, for students entering grades 6 or 7 in the fall of 2014. East Shore camp is a one-week camp emphasizing performing arts skills without the pressure of a major performance.

Performing Arts Camp (PAC)
SOUTH SHORE PAC: Camp runs August 2-17, 2014
An intense two-week program for students entering their junior or senior year of high school or their first year of college in the fall of 2014. This program is held at Camp Marshall, just north of Polson, Montana, with performances of The Bard on Broadway, August 14-16 at the MCT Center of the Performing Arts in Missoula, Montana. 
South Shore Slide Show

NORTH SHORE PAC: Camp runs August 3-17, 2014
An intense, two-week theatre camp for students entering
grades 8-10 in the fall of 2014. This program is held at the United Methodist Church Camp in Rollins, Montana, with performances of The Bard on Broadway, August 14-16 at the MCT Center for the Performing Arts in Missoula, Montana. 
North Shore Slide Show


Applications
MCT Performing Arts Camps are open to students interested in auditioning, provided they meet the age requirement (see above). MCT tour actor/directors nominate individuals that they believe have the aptitude for our project and would benefit from the camp experience. Those nominated will receive an application and audition instructions in mid-March. Other students interested in the project may request an application from TJ Charlson. All applicants are notified regarding their status before Memorial Day.

Audition Information
All applicants must audition for our camps. Audition materials include a completed MCT Performing Arts Camp application signed by a parent or guardian, a DVD or standard VHS (no 8mm) recorded audition and 2 letters of recommendation. The DVD or tape must include a 2-3 minute accompanied song and 2-3 minutes of memorized monologue. These materials are due to MCT in mid-April.

Applicants within 100 miles of Missoula may attend an auditon session Saturday, April 12, at 1:00 PM at MCT's facility, 200 North Adams Street in Missoula. The completed application, 2 letters of recommendation, and your intention to audtion in Missoula must arrive at MCT by Friday, April 4, 2014.

At the audition session on April 12 applicants will be asked to present a 2-3 minute prepared song and a 2-3 minute memorized monologue.  Please bring along sheet music, as an accompanist will be provided.

Performing Arts Camp Employment
There are employment opportunities on an annual basis for the above camps. We accept applications for camp counselors, choreographers, accompanists, lifeguards, nurses and cooks. MCT PAC Employment Application