Summer is our favorite time of year at Apex Theatre Studio. We have so many wonderful projects and camps going it’s hard to keep up. Hopefully, this page will provide you with a snapshot so you can start planning early.
SUMMER THEATER CAMPS (for ages 7-12)
READY! SET! GO!
JUNE-Ready! Set! Go! (June 1st– June 19th, Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.)
Ages 7-8 (Tonys)Ages 9-10 (Emmys) , Ages 11-12 (Oscars)
Our three-week session includes a little bit of everything and a whole lot of fun. School is out. It’s time to laugh, create, make new friends and grab a Hyppo pop or two. While we hold sessions specifically geared for every age group, we also spend time interacting with all three to build a sense of community at the studio. We invite families in every Friday for a sharing of work in the afternoon. Our final week of camp we’ll present thePalm Valley Follies (6/18)-a high energy showcase featuring our campers in productions numbers, comedy sketches, duets, solos and stage combat sequences. Cost: $500
Disney’s MOANA (ages 10-15)
Disney’s Moana JR. is a 60-minute musical adaptation of the 2016 Disney animated film, bringing the adventures of Moana and her village of Motunui to life onstage.This thrilling and heartwarming coming-of-age story follows the strong-willed Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her village and discover the truth about her heritage. Moana and the legendary demigod Maui embark on an epic journey of self-discovery and camaraderie as both learn to harness the power that lies within. With empowering messages of bravery and selflessness, Moana JR. is sure to bring out the hero within each of us.
(July 6th-24th, Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) Auditions Wednesday, July 1st, Callbacks Thursday, July 2nd. Performances Friday, July 24th and Saturday, July 25th at Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. Cost $500. (Everyone who registers will be cast in the show.)
THEATER INTENSIVES (Ages 13-17)
MUSICAL THEATRE-Godspell(Rehearsals begin May 26th. Monday-Thursday 2:00-5:15) and Saturdays 12:30-2:30. Performances June 25th, 26th, 27th and July 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. This beloved retelling of the gospels according to Saint Luke received an updated adaptation on Broadway in 2011 featuring the beloved classic feel good songs Day By Day, Light of the World, and Prepare Ye. Callbacks are Sunday, March 8th to 3:00-5:30 p.m. Cost: $425
6/26-27 Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
6/28 Ritz Theatre-Golden Isles (Brunwick, Georgia)
7/1 Lohman Auditorium, Whitney Lab, Marineland
7/2-3 St. John’s Cathedral (downtown Jacksonville)
THE BARD BUS: Twelfth Night (Traveling Shakespeare company) Our third annual touring Shakespeare production makes it way though the Northeast Florida with stops in Atlantic Beach (Johansen Park), Springfield (Klutho Park) and St. Augustine Amphitheatre (Backyard Stage) before heading home to the studio for its closing performance. Auditions: Sunday, April 5th 1:30-4:00 p.m. Rehearsals begin May 26th, Monday-Thursday, 6:15 p.m. -8:30 p.m. and Saturdays 2:45 p.m -5:00 p.m. Cost $425
Friday, June 12th and Saturday, June 13th -Atlantic Beach (Johansen Park)
Sunday, June 14th, – Klutho Park, Springfield Neighborhood (Jacksonville, Florida)
Wednesday, June 17th FSCJ Kent campus
Friday, June 19th and Saturday, June 20th St. Augustine Amphitheatre
All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. (Running time is 90 minutes) Pre-show at 7:00 p.m.
6/12-6/13 City of Atlantic Beach (Johansen Park)
6/14 Springfield Neighborhood (Klutho Park)
6/19-6/20 St. Augustine Amphitheatre with special guest Bad Dog Mama
6/21 Apex Theatre Studio Black Box Theatre (Understudy performance)