Butler Community Arts School: Theatre Performance Camp

June 11 - 16, 2023

Dates: June 11-16 (Monday–Friday, 9:00 AM–5:00 PM)

Ages: Rising grades 7-12

Tuition Fee: $400 commuter (includes lunch daily); $750 residential (includes dorm stay and 3 meals per day)

Registration deadline: May 1


Join Butler Theatre faculty, staff, students, and alumni to sharpen your performing skills in a variety of areas including Musical Theatre, Stage Combat, Acting for the Camera, Clowning, and more! This camp is suitable for those new to performing and for those with experience.

Housing is provided in Butler University’s Irvington House, which is air-conditioned. Dorm check-in is Sunday evening; check-out is after the performance on Friday. Commuter campers check into camp on Monday and attend camp from 9:00 AM–5:00 PM each day. Camper information packets containing additional scheduling information, what to bring, and where to report will be emailed to all participants approximately one to two weeks prior to camp.

COVID-19 Information

  • Due to the ever-evolving nature of the pandemic, all information is subject to change.
  • Participants agree to abide by all public health guidelines that may be in effect during summer 2023, including directives by local/state government, Butler University, CDC and American Camp Association.
  • At this time, all participants will be required to provide either proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test at the start of the Intensive.
  • While there are many unknowns in this ever-changing landscape, we are confident that we will provide a safe and educational experience for our participants.

Registration form, $50 non-refundable deposit, and remaining tuition are due in full by May 1. Payment plans available. Payment can be made online by selecting “Make a Payment” on the BCAS homepage. All refund requests must be submitted via email to BCAS@butler.edu. No refunds will be issued after May 1. Space is limited, register early. Late applications may be accepted on the basis of available space.

Need-based tuition assistance available. You may apply in the registration form or complete the separate Tuition Assistance Form.

New Multiple Camp Discount: We hope that your student (or students) will choose to participate in multiple camps to have a music/arts-filled summer! For each additional camp you register for, $50 in tuition will be removed from your total balance. This applies to one student registering for multiple camps or siblings. Your balance will be adjusted after you submit your registration.

Contact BCAS@butler.edu or 317-940-5500 with any questions.