Hollins Theatre: Caught in the Act

For rising 9th-12th-grade girls

Sunday, July 18 – Saturday, July 24, 2021

Spend a week at the summer home of the Hollins Theatre Institute exploring your passion for all things theatrical through a smorgasbord of options including performance skills, improv, scene writing, a bit of wizardry and magic of theatre technology, and song and dance. Share your talents with classmates in a showcase at week’s end. Come find yourself on stage with us!

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Residential: $950
Day camp (9 am – 5 pm): $400
  • Register and pay the nonrefundable $200 deposit by March 1 to receive a 10% discount.

Jeremy WestJeremy West, Artistic director, Silver Line Theatre Exchange

  • Currently teaching Acting Techniques, Beginning Acting, and Scene Study (for Adults)
  • Served as Director of the Theatre Program at Stuart Hall School where he built an inclusive and award-winning program
  • Certified by the Society of American Fight Directors and the British Academy of Dramatic Combat in multiple weapons
  • Other professional stage acting work includes: Shakespeare Theatre, D.C.; American Shakespeare Center; Virginia Shakespeare Festival; Virginia Stage Company; The Shakespeare Forum; Vanguard Theatre Company, U.K.; Next Stage Theatre; and Heritage Theatre Festival
  • Has had placements for practical training at the Globe Theatre, London, and conducted academic research at the Shakespeare Institute Library in Stratford-Upon-Avon

Shelbie Wahl-FoutsShelbie Wahl-Fouts, associate professor of music and director of choral activities at Hollins

  • Conducts the Concert Choir and Chamber Singers
  • Teaches Sight-Singing, Conducting, Broadway History, and a first-year seminar
  • Frequent guest conductor for All-County and All-District Choral Festivals
  • Adjudicator for honor choir auditions and District Choral Assessments