BAL SUMMER 2022 | THEATER CLASSES AND ACTING CAMPS

Give the child you love a wildly creative and unforgettable summer experience at BAL! 

Brooklyn Acting Lab’s Summer Programs serve children who are Rising Kindergarten (entering Kindergarten in Fall 2022) through Rising 8th (entering 8th Grade in Fall 2022). BAL’s theater camps run weekly and bi-weekly from June 20th – September 2nd, 2022.  Classes are offered on weekday schedules from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 

Young PLAYers Series are one-week programs for Rising K-4th, offered at BAL’s Park Slope locations as well as outdoor-only in Prospect Park. Summer Intensives are one-week programs for Rising 5th-8th and are only offered at our Park Slope locations. Mini-Musicals are two week musical theater programs for Rising 4th-8th Graders and are also offered at PS 321. All programs culminate in a show for family and friends on Friday (the last day of the program) at 2:30 PM. 

BAL is committed to the health and safety of the community and will continue to follow NYS Safety Guidelines. All children ages 5 and up must be fully vaccinated to participate in our summer programs and all BAL teaching artists and staff are required to be fully vaccinated.

Outdoor Camps (K-4th Grade)

BAL’s 1-week outdoor camps are offered exclusively at Prospect Park and serve our Young Players Series (Rising K through 4th grades). On days where there is a 60% or more chance of rain, these classes may be moved to the virtual space.  Please see BAL’s cancellation policies for more detail. 

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. July 5-8. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. July 11-15. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. July 18-22. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. July 25-29. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. August 1-5. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. August 8-12. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Prospect Park. Grades K-4. August 15-19. 9AM-3PM. ...

2-Week MINI MUSICALS (4th-8th Grade)

Our mini-musical program will incorporate indoor rehearsals at PS 321 as well as outdoor activities in Prospect Park. Students will work on an abridged script including short scenes, songs and choreography. They will develop their vocal, movement, and acting skills. Every student gets a part and will work with teaching artists to develop their characters through an ensemble-based rehearsal process.

 

Week 1: 6/20 - 6/24 (K-4th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. June 20-24. 9AM-3PM. ...

Week 2: 6/27 - 7/1 (K-4th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. June 27-July 1. 9AM-3PM. ...

Week 3: 7/5 - 7/8 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. July 5-8. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ BAL PS 321. Grades K-4. July 5-8. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives @ PS 321. Grades 5-8. July 5-8. 9AM-3PM...

Week 4: 7/11 - 7/15 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. July 11-15. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ PS 321. Grades K-4. July 11-15. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives. 5th-8th Grades. July 11-15. 9AM-3PM. At PS 321....

  • Mini Musical @ PS 321. 4th-8th Grades. July 11-22. 9AM-3PM. ...

Week 5: 7/18 - 7/22 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

Week 6: 7/25- 7/29 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

Week 7: 8/1 - 8/5 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

Week 8: 8/8 - 8/12 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ PS 321. Grades K-4. August 8-12. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives. 5th-8th Grades. August 8-12. 9AM-3PM. At PS 321....

  • Mini Musical @ PS 321. 4th-8th Grades. August 8-19. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. August 8-12. 9AM-3PM. ...

Week 9: 8/15 - 8/19 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. August 15-19. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ PS 321. Grades K-4. August 15-19. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives. 5th-8th Grades. August 15-19. 9AM-3PM. At PS 321....

  • Mini Musical @ PS 321. 4th-8th Grades. August 8-19. 9AM-3PM. ...

Week 10: 8/22 - 8/26 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. August 22-26. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Old First Church (North Slope/Carroll St @7th Avenue). Grades K-4. August 22-26 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives. 5th-8th Grades. August 22-26. 9AM-3PM. At 1012 8th Ave....

Week 11: 8/29 - 9/2 (K-8th Grade)

BAL’s  Summer programs include Young Players Series (rising k through 4th) and Summer Intensives (rising 5th through 8th). These camps will incorporate outdoor activities in Prospect Park as well as indoor activities at the following locations: BAL South Slope Studio (56 Windsor Place), PS 321, Old First Church, BAL @ 1012 8th Avenue.

  • Young Players Series @ BAL South Slope. Grades K-4. August 29-September 2. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Young Players Series @ Old First Church (North Slope/Carroll St @7th Avenue). Grades K-4. August 29-September 2. 9AM-3PM. ...

  • Summer Intensives. 5th-8th Grades. August 29 - September 2. 9AM-3PM. At 1012 8th Ave....

Additional Offerings

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE & SCHOLARSHIPS

The arts are essential. Art helps restore joy in our hearts, homes, and communities. The arts will be a vital tool in re-imagining and re-creating a better and brighter future. Arts education is a right, not a privilege. 

At BAL we are committed to providing access to all children and families who wish to partake in our programs. Please fill out this form for financial assistance and scholarships. For more information, contact us

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