The Ferndale Arts Commission announced today it has received a grant from the Whatcom Community Foundation to provide four-week summer theater camp for 60 Ferndale kids this summer at Ferndale High School.
- participation is free
- the production will be a musical play
- auditions will be held for speaking/singing roles and are planned for mid-May
- kids ages 8 to 18 are invited to audition
- rehearsals will be Monday through Friday 9am to 12pm, July 6th to the 24th
- technical rehearsals will be July 27th to the 30th, 9am to 4:30pm
- four performances will be held July 31 through August 2
To receive updates on dates and locations, parents and kids are encouraged to sign up for the Summer Theater mailing list (click here to be taken to the City website where you can sign up).
Three paid adult positions that will be responsible for leading the kids and volunteers through the camp process and performances are needed to be filled. Click here to view the job descriptions and instructions for applying.
It is hoped that this year’s efforts will put in motion what is needed for other camps to follow in the coming years.