Join us at NHTP for another fun summer of theatre! 2016 Camps run June 27 to August 12, 2016

Fulfilling our mission of bringing high quality educational programs to the community, New Hampshire Theatre Project offers Summer Theatre Camps as a great way to educate youth about the world and work of theatre. NHTP summer camps provide students with the opportunity to create and present their work in a professional theatre venue. In 2016 NHTP will be offering the following camps at the air-conditioned West End Studio Theatre, 959 Islington Street, in Portsmouth ~ Kids Theatre Camp (Two sessions – June 27-July 1 & July 5-9) for ages 6-9; Teen Theatre Camp (July 5-16) for ages 13-17; and  Story Theatre Camp (Two sessions – July 18-23 & July 25-30) for ages 8-12. In collaboration with Strafford Summer Arts (August 1-5) NHTP offers a “World Tales” Camp for ages 8-14 at Strafford School.  New this year! Build Your Own Musical Camp for ages 8-12 (August 8-12) in collaboration with Portsmouth Music & Arts Center.

All instructors have extensive experience working in both educational and theatrical settings. NHTP camps emphasize artistic excellence, developmentally appropriate activities, critical thinking, ensemble, teamwork, and lots of summer fun! Scholarships are available – please inquire for details! For more information on NHTP Summer Camps, to request a brochure, or enroll in a camp contact us at 603-431-6644 x 4 or email


2016 Camps

Kids Theatre Camp

Jun 27, 2016 to Jul 09, 2016

Now in its 15th year, Kids Camp features creative drama, movement, and visual arts activities while bringing stories to stage.

Teen Theatre Camp

Jul 05, 2016 to Jul 16, 2016

The theme for this year’s incredibly popular camp will be created by the campers themselves, an ensemble created show drawn from participants’ own personal life stories.

Story Theatre Camp

Jul 18, 2016 to Jul 30, 2016

NHTP’s most popular camp has been a favorite of seacoast children for 21 years!! The 2016 Story Theatre Camps will explore Stories from Science in Session I and Myths Legends in Session II. ...

Strafford Summer Arts Camp

Aug 01, 2016 to Aug 06, 2016

Held at Strafford School in Strafford, NH and guided by NHTP Director,Genevieve Aichele, activities include dramatic theatre and movement instruction, storytelling, costume design and set ...

Build Your Own Musical Camp

Aug 08, 2016 to Aug 12, 2016

Brand new in 2016, students in this collaborative camp will have the opportunity to delve into the world of musical theatre through singing, acting and movement.

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