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ShowStoppers Summer Camp

ShowStoppers Summer Camp Musical Theater Program

A two-week day camp for teens in grades 7-12.  This quick moving program is perfect for teens who want to maximize their skills in theater, voice, and dance.  Make friends, gain confidence and learn skills as you work together with musical theater professionals who prepare you for a culminating performance on the Perelman Theater Stage.

Summer 2018

Dates and Times

June 18-June 29| Monday – Friday| 9:00AM-5:00PM


  • Wednesday, June 20| 5:00PM-10:00PM 
  • Wednesday, June 27| 5:00PM-10:00PM
  • Saturday, June 30|10:00AM-4:00PM


Program Includes:

  • Instruction in Music, Dance and Acting
  • Performance on the Perelman Stage with free tickets (4)
  • Attending Aladdin at the Academy of Music 
  • Business of the Business Workshop with Professional Performers


To Audition for ShowStoppers Summer Camp

  1. Register to Audition. Please send your registration in by May 15 to be considered.
  2. Submit a video audition. Please send your video by May 15 to be considered for callbacks.

Pick 3 of these 5 things to include in your video:

  • 32 bars of a song  (sing a verse of a song from Musical Theater repertoire that shows off your voice)
  • 1 minute monologue  (perform a one minute speech from a play, musical, movie or literature)
  • Short dance sequence (have some tape you performing or practicing- show us your skills and your ability to express yourself through dance)
  • 1 minute Personal statement (tell us why you want to attend the program)
  • 1 minute Teacher statement (ask your teacher to tell us about your strengths)

Send us a UTube or Vimeo link to your video  (send to:

3. Expect to hear from us in 2-weeks time

4. Prepare to attend our in person Call Backs in May (date will be sent to selected students)

 5. Get ready for the big news!  Students will be notified of acceptance after audition process.

The last day to register and send videos is May 15.  

Note that Casting auditions and pre-camp learning sessions may occur in late May/Early June               

ShowStoppers Summer Camp will culminate in a final performance on Saturday, June 30th at 2PM in the Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center Building.  Local students will also attend our invited Dress Rehearsal on Friday July 29th at 11AM.



The Kimmel Center's ShowStoppers Camp Performs "The Wiz"

ShowStoppers is generously supported by Dave and Patricia Holveck.

Note: Please allow extra time for travel to the Kimmel Center campus for your performance on June 19. There may be extra traffic due to planned demonstrations at Rittenhouse Square.