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About the Camp

In this week-long intensive, campers will go through all aspects of launching, rehearsing, producing, and performing a play! James and the Giant Peach is an ensemble play with roles for everyone, including leading roles, character parts, and supporting roles. Campers with an interest in backstage work are also encouraged to enroll! Our time together will include lots of fun, with theater games, improv, and activities to help us grow as performers. Our week will culminate with a performance at 3 which will be open to the public.

Performance Camp - James and the Giant Peach

Ages: 10–15



Max enrollment: 15

Your Instructor

Gwyneth Jones Nicholson

Gwyneth Jones Nicholson

Gwyneth Jones Nicholson (she/her) has been active in theater since the age of nine when she saw her first production (Cyrano de Bergerac at The Theater At Monmouth) and was instantly hooked. Since then, she has performed in, directed, and produced hundreds of plays and musicals. For the past twenty years, Gwyneth has been an English and theater teacher in Kennebunk, Saco, and now Portland. Her greatest belief is that creativity is our most important resource; her greatest joy is helping each student find their voice.

Gwyneth Jones Nicholson

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