performing arts Camp 2017
Island Kids is a not for profit organization providing support to the families of Roosevelt Island by offering affordable, quality enrichment opportunities and support groups. Programming includes enrichment classes for babies, toddlers and pre schoolers, support programs and workshops for parents and caregivers, a summer camp program for children aged 4-10.
Since 1992 we have been touring productions in libraries and community centers throughout the five boroughs of New York City. While these theater pieces allow us to reach many audience members, many of whom would not traditionally attend live theatre, these performances are usually one time events, offering short lived moments of connection. Summer Camp provides a completely different way of interacting with young people; we meet with the same group of young people every day for five weeks. This extended time is a real gift, allowing us to foster a deeper understanding of performance and theater making in the read more
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