Explore Musical theatre this summer at Calvin

Calvin’s Musical Theatre workshop will enable young performers to learn the basic craft of auditioning, interpreting and performing excerpts of classic and contemporary musical theatre. Coaches in acting, singing and dance will guide your child through a fun and exciting week of theatre.


Date, Time, Cost

Songs and Scenes

Each day, students will learn one facet of musical theatre performance culminating in a public performance. All campers are expected to perform on Friday evening from 7- 8:30 p.m.

Skills and topics

  • singing solos as well as singing in large and small ensemble numbers
  • interpreting and performing musical theatre numbers
  • acting techniques and acting with a partner
  • being a positive teammate on stage and off


Primary Instructor: Staging, Debra Freeberg Calvin College

Program Administrator: Debra Freeberg, Calvin College Professor of Communication Arts and Science and Theatre

Music Director: Jameson Thompson

Choreographer: Annie Bulthuis


Debra Freeberg

Professor, Director of Theatre
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