2023 

Summer Camps

June 12-16, 2023: 

Become a Playwright! 

3rd- 5th Grade 


Who: All actors entering grades 3-5th for the 2023-2024 school year


What: This is a camp for the budding playwright! Do you have ideas but cant quite figure out how to make them come to life? This is the camp for you! Playwrights will have the opportunity to learn the "how to" of brainstorming, developing and writing their stage plays! The camp will culminate in the opportunity for playwrights to have their developed plays in a Friday staged reading (with actors from the PYTMI company!) for friends and family to enjoy! 


Where: 211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church 


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. staged reading   


 

June 19-23, 2023

Musical Theatre SHOWCASE! 

 ALL AGES! 


Who: All actors entering grades 1-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything that goes into musical theatre and prepare a show. Actors will hone their acting, singing, and choreography skills! Actors will be able to explore their musical and theatrical interests. The camp will conclude with a performance of the musical on Friday evening at 6pm for friends and family to enjoy! 


Actors will work throughout the camp learning all about auditining, rehearsing and performing! Actors will showcase their all around triple threat skills in our musical theatre showcase at the end of the camp week! 


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance.  



Cost: $300. (10% discount for siblings)

June 19-23, 2023

Techies UNITE! 

 Grades 3-12th  


Who: All actors entering grades 3-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything about technical theatre! Through hands on experience, campers will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of producing stage productions including lights, sound, costumes etc and become the technicians for the Musical Theatre Showcase! The last day of camp we will meet at the performance location to run the tech for that show! 


Where: T.B.D. (This camp may split time between two locations)

Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Drop off AT SALINE COMMUNITY CHURCH at 1:00- Performance starts at 6:00 with pickup to follow  


June 26-30, 2023: 

Press Start! 

THIS CAMP IS FULL! 


PYTMI's summer is starting off with a bang! The first program will be a week-long, full day summer camp for ALL AGES! 


Who: All actors entering grades 1st-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything that goes into musical theatre and prepare Press Start! . Actors will hone their acting, singing, and choreography skills! Actors will be able to explore their musical and theatrical interests. The camp will conclude with a performance of the musical on Friday evening at 6pm for friends and family to enjoy! 


PRESS START transports us inside the bright, pixelated world of video games! When the famous characters we know and love run out of lives, they decide to put on a musical fundraiser that will help them raise gold rings and play on. Through hilarious and heartfelt musical numbers we see the heroes, villains and sidekicks like we’ve never seen them before. But when things go terribly awry, it’s the quiet sidekick Little Mushroom who must find the hero within to help save the day!


Where:  211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance.  


THIS CAMP IS FULL! 

July 5-7 , 2023

Creating Comedy Camp! 

This camp is Full! 

Who: All actors grades 3-11 for the 2023-2024 school year 

What: Get ready to laugh and learn with Broadway star and award-winning comedian Chris O'Neill! This camp is designed to help both beginning and experienced young artists learn the timing, how-to and basic skills of physical comedy. This camp we will help you learn how to gain skills in creating and performing funny skits and think of ideas on the spot! You'll also learn how to trust your acting partner and create a pretend world. An expert comedian from this camp will learn about creating interesting characters, how to take big chances, and not be scared to make mistakes. Whether you want to do improv, clowning, or make your own funny videos, this workshop is for you...AND This camp will culminate in a comedy showcase! 


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


WED & THUR : Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance.  


THIS CAMP IS FULL! 


July 10-14, 2023

We Are Monsters Camp! 

Grades 1-4 

THIS CAMP IS FULL! 


Who: All actors entering grades 1-4 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything that goes into musical theatre and prepare a show. This camp is an awesome opportunity for young actros to learn from thir older friends! Actors will hone their acting, singing, and choreography skills! Actors will be able to explore their musical and theatrical interests. The camp will conclude with a performance of the musical on Friday evening at 6pm for friends and family to enjoy! 


We Are Monsters is a hilarious new musical that follows human kids into a monster cabaret filled with quirky monster characters. The adventurous humans uncover vegetarian vampires and rock n’ roll werewolves, gradually realizing there may be more to these monsters than meets the eye! Most importantly these monsters and kids discover the importance of friendship and celebrating in the attributes that make each of us different and unique.


Where:  211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance. 


THIS CAMP IS FULL! 


July 17-21, 2023 

Imagination Creation! 

Grades k-2 


Who: All actors entering grades kindergarten thru 2nd grade for the 2023-2024 school year


What: Using creativity and wonder, campers will explore the world of theatre! WIth imagination, dramatic play and creative brainstorming, actors will work together to devise and become artists and bring their stories to life... All while learning and developing  the beginning  skills of being an actor on stage! 


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Friday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2:00.  

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance. 

 


Cost: $300. (10% discount for siblings) 


July 24-28, 2023

Theatre Tech Adventure Camp 


Grades 3-12


Who: All actors entering grades 3-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: This Tech camp is designed with a hands-on interactive fun format.  Play theatre games and make friends while you learn to design, paint, and build a set.  We'll even learn to operate theatrical lighting and audio!   

Camp ends with a special  show that highlights all of our work, then a party and Strike!



Where2500 Packard St. in Ann Arbor 

When: Monday-Friday: Drop off at 9 am, pickup at 4 pm.  

Friday: Dropoff at 9:00 am, pickup at 5:00 p.m. following the 4 p.m. performance. 

 


Cost: $350. (10% discount for siblings) 

July 24-28, 2023

ACT IT OUT! 

CURTAINS UP! on a whole week of THEATRE fun! 

Grades 3-12


Who: All actors entering grades 3-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: This camp is an all around THEATRE experience! Working together as one, students will brainstorm, write and act out their own play...all in ONE WEEK! This exhilarating and fun filled week is perfect for the artist who is a true ARTIST! 


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Friday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2:00.  

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance. 

 


Cost: $300. (10% discount for siblings) 

August 7-11, 2023

Space Pirates! 

 Grades 5-12


Who: All actors entering grades 5-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything that goes into musical theatre and prepare a show. Actors will hone their acting, singing, and choreography skills! Actors will be able to explore their musical and theatrical interests. The camp will conclude with a performance of the musical on Friday evening at 6pm for friends and family to enjoy! 


Pirates! Aliens! Space Travel! Space Pirates tells the story of Gabby, a kid who gets picked on during a school trip to the museum. Everything quickly changes when an alien space ship accidentally beams Gabby and her classmates up to outer space. Things go from bad to worse when the alien space ship is suddenly attacked by SPACE PIRATES! It’s only after this whirlwind space adventure that Gabby becomes comfortable in her own skin, and her classmates appreciate her for who she is.


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance.  


Cost: $300. (10% discount for siblings)

August 14-18, 2023

Musical Theatre SHOWCASE! 

 ALL AGES! 

THIS CAMP IS FULL! 


Who: All actors entering grades 1-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything that goes into musical theatre and prepare a show. Actors will hone their acting, singing, and choreography skills! Actors will be able to explore their musical and theatrical interests. The camp will conclude with a performance of the musical on Friday evening at 6pm for friends and family to enjoy! 


Actors will work throughout the camp learning all about auditining, rehearsing and performing! Actors will showcase their all around triple threat skills in our musical theatre showcase at the end of the camp week! 


Where211 Willis Rd, Saline, MI 48176 - Saline Community Church


Monday-Thursday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Friday: Dropoff at 1:00, pickup at 7:00 p.m. following the 6 p.m. performance.  


THIS CAMP IS FULL! 

August 14-18, 2023

Techies UNITE! 

 Grades 3-12th  


Who: All actors entering grades 3-12 for the 2023-2024 school year


What: We will spend the week learning everything about technical theatre! Through hands on experience, campers will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of producing stage productions including lights, sound, costumes etc and become the technicians for the Musical Theatre Showcase! The last day of camp we will meet at the performance location to run the tech for that show! 


Where: 2500 Packard Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 


Monday-Wednesday: Drop off at 9 a.m., pickup at 2 p.m. 

Thursday: Drop off  AT SALINE COMMUNITY CHURCH 

Friday: Drop off AT SALINE COMMUNITY CHURCH at 1:00- Performance starts at 6:00 with pickup to follow