Do you have a teen or tween who is looking for adventure, fun memories, resume-worthy experiences, and new friends this summer? Take a look through our list of summer camps and programs for teens around Tucson.
ARIZONA THEATRE COMPANY is pleased to offer two tracks of five-week theatre workshops for high school students. No auditions required! Participation is limited.
Summer on Stage: Tucson is a five-week intensive training program that culminates in fully realized productions performed on the main stage at the Temple of Music and Art.
Summer Backstage: Tucson participants, in addition to their class work with their Summer on Stage peers, will be mentored by ATC staff and guest artists in hands-on workshop sessions that will prepare them to assist in the build and load-in of our set(s), as well as for a spot on the backstage crews for our productions.
Both programs take place between June 22–July 24, 2015, Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm. Final performances will be July 23 & 24, 2015 at 7:00p.m. Cost is $850 for Summer On Stage; $350 for Summer Backstage. Scholarships available.
Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona has an amazing, empowering, and energetic summer planned for girls. Camps are offered to all girls ages 5-18. You don’t have to be in a troop. Day camps, resident camps, and specialty camps. Something for every girl!
Dates vary, options begin May 26 and go through July 20.
Prices vary, scholarships available.
TUCSON PIANO LESSONS WITH MISS JANE. Miss Jane offers private piano lessons for children and adults in her NE Tucson home (Tanque Verde and Bear Canyon area). Recommended age to start piano lessons is age 7 for girls and age 8 for boys. Cost is $20 for a 45-minute lesson. The first lesson is free of charge!
Miss Jane has been teaching children and adults for over 20 years. She has taught students with ADD, ADHD, autism, cerebral palsy, and arthritis. “Piano lessons even help math anxiety because music is math in action.”
YMCA OF SOUTHERN ARIZONA
Find achievement, belonging, and friendship at the YMCA’s Summer to Success! Each week will be packed with themed activities, crafts and games, treasure hunts, water-fun, sports of all sorts, field trips, and so much more! Your child will make new friends, sing, play, explore, learn, and laugh, all under the watchful eyes of fully-trained staff. Sign up for summer day camp before May 15th and receive a drawstring backpack! Learn more at tucsonymca.org/summer.