OCP Summer Camps

Old Colony Players partners in 2017 with Kenneth Kay & Kim Cozort Kay to offer the following summer camps: 

All camps are held at the Old Rock School in Valdese - 400 Main Street West

About Your Instructors:
-Kim Cozort Kay received a BM degree in Music Education from Appalachian State University followed by a Master of Music degree in Music Education from UNC-Greensboro. Kim has been an active member of Actors’ Equity Association since 1986 and the Screen Actors’ Guild since 1992. Currently, Kim serves as a teaching artist at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre Conservatory of Performing Arts garnering her an Active GEAR-UP international teaching award. Additionally, Kim is a resident artist with the Center for Creative Education in Palm Beach County. CCE‘s innovative program invites artists to collaborate with the classroom teacher integrating the arts with regular classroom studies. Kim resides in Jupiter with her husband, actor/director/teacher Kenneth Kay. Together they have formed Kay-Squared, a theatre company celebrating the single performer and small cast plays. They recently premiered Kim’s play about Frankie Silver, Silver Shadows: Dark Side of a Mountain in Morganton.

-Kenneth Kay (AEA, SAG-AFTRA, MFA) is an award-winning producer, director, actor & teacher with over thirty years of professional theatre and film experience, The former Artistic Director of the Blowing Rock Stage Company and the Burt Reynolds’ Institute for Theatre & Film, he has over 300 stage productions to his credit. Film & TV credits include featured roles in Random Hearts with Harrison Ford, several episodes of Miami Vice and Ballers with Dwayne Johnson which can currently be seen on HBO. When not acting or directing, Mr. Kay is a teaching professional at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre and an Adjunct Professor with Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Drama Department.

Reservations available online, by calling 828-879-2129 with a Visa or MasterCard or by cash or check at the Old Rock School Main Office

**Please be sure to complete the attached registration form and submit it to the Valdese Community Affairs Office to secure your space in the camp: Reservation Form


Half-Day Camp: Minions are in the House!!
June 12-16, 2017 - Session 1: 9AM-12PM
Grades K-2 (rising): Have fun with the Minions all week! Explore acting, voice, song and movement with a “Minion” theme, culminating in a showcase for family and friends on June 16. Bring your banana!
Limit: 12 students per session, Price: $100 per weekly session - Reserve online here


Half-Day Camp: Minions are in the House!!
June 12-16, 2017 - Session 2: 1pm-4pm
Grades K-2 (rising): Have fun with the Minions all week! Explore acting, voice, song and movement with a “Minion” theme, culminating in a showcase for family and friends on June 16. . Bring your banana!
Limit: 12 students per session
, Price: $100 per weekly session - Reserve Online Here


Half Day Camp: Acting Essentials
June 12-16, 2017 - 1:00PM-4:00PM
High School & College: Learn what it takes to become a working (PAID!) actor. Acting Essentials covers Audition Technique, Finding the “right” monologue, Scene Work, Callbacks and Cold-reads, Finding an Agent, Headshots and Resumes, College Auditions, Film Vs Theatre, plus much more!
Limit: 12 Students, Price: $125 - Reserve Online Here


Full Day Camp: Hogwarts! Harry Potter Week!
June 19-23, 2017 - 9:00AM-3:00PM
Grade 3-5 (rising) ACCIO!!! Everything Hogwarts! Singing, skits, dance, comedy! Explore acting, voice, and movement with a Harry  Potter theme, culminating in a showcase for family and friends on June 23 at 3 p.m.
Limit: 15 Students Price: $200.00 - Reserve Online Here


Full Day Camp: Broadway Musical! Take the Stage
June 26-30, 2017 - 9:00AM-3:00PM
Grade 6-8 (rising): From MATILDA to PETER PAN and PIPPIN to No experience necessary. Students will explore the music, acting and moves from Broadway’s greatest hits, culminating in a showcase for family and friends on June 26 at 3 pm
Limit: 15 students Price: $200.00 - Reserve Online Here

Upcoming Big Event

Valdese Farmers Market

Community Alerts

The Town of Valdese invites you to enroll in CodeRED, our community notification system.

Copyright © 2017 Town of Valdese. Developed by VanNoppen.