Mini Camp 3: The Fabulous Fifties (Rising K-Age 13)

By Jason Matthews

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily at 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM from August 19, 2013 until August 23, 2013

Phone: 9195602726

Email: ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org

Link: http://www.durhamarts.org/pdf/winter2012/Summer%20Camp.pdf

Event Description

Mini camps are designed to fill the time right after and right before the start of school for year-round and traditional school students. Students are divided into age appropriate groups and participate in both visual and performing arts activities that are inspired by a weekly theme. DAC provides a fresh fruit snack. If your camper has food allergies to fruit, please pack a snack. Please pack your campers a brown bag lunch (no refrigerator or microwave available).

The 1950s were a time full of excitement and change. Television became popular as new film technologies were being developed. Abstract Expressionism was a new movement in art that showcased artists such as Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko. A new generation was attracted to the theater with musicals by Rogers and Hammerstein, such as The Sound of Music. Come learn about a time before color television was standard and when comics were all the rage.

Pre-registration required.
$30 daily or $136 weekly ($126 per additional sibling of same household)


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