Y-Arts and Humanities Director, Emily Mirabile with her cast of characters!

YMCA Camp Knickerbocker, Boothbay - The CLC YMCA and Boothbay Region YMCA, Y-Arts and Humanities Director, Emily Mirabile is looking forward to another great summer of theater at Camp Knickerbocker!! Registration is now open and scholarships are available. Scholarship applications must be in by May 27th.

Y-ARTS Theater Music Camp for Grades 1-9, campers will immerse themselves in the art of musical theatre during this two-week day camp. This camps focus is on all areas of the dramatic arts. Campers will work in supportive age-appropriate groups to learn acting and performance skills, theatre games, and improve their singing and dancing. Along with improving their theatre skills, campers will participate in the Theatre Olympics and rehearse and perform a fully staged Broadway Junior musical. Session 1 June 27-July 8 Session 2 July 11-22 ~ Session 3 July 25-August 5 and Session 4 August 8-19. Camp Fees: Y Member $335 Non Member $400 ~ Camp Schedule Monday-Friday 9-5pm. Camper will enjoy all the Camp K has to offer! Allowing for time to swim, participate in outdoor activities and have fun!

The following Y-Arts Camps are for ages 7-14 and will take place at the Boothbay Region YMCA in the Annex building. Y Member $125 Non Member $150

HIP HOP Dance from June 20-24 at the Boothbay Region YMCA in the Annex. Camp is designed for beginners to expert performers with a focus on having fun that will make the Hip Hop Dance stars in just a week! Camp Schedule Monday-Friday 9-12pm.

Music Video Camp for Ages 7-14 from June 20-24 at the Boothbay Region YMCA in the Annex. Campers will create a music video using music from their favorite artist or band. Each team will work together to produce an outline, create choreography and shoot their video. A screening party will be held on Friday, June 24th at 5pm to watch the final project. Camp Schedule Monday-Friday 12:30-5pm.

Broadway Dance Camp for ages 7-14 from August 22-26 at the Boothbay Region YMCA in the Annex. All aspiring singers and actors are encouraged to sign up for this camp! Campers will explore various styles of dance all set to Broadway music. Camp Schedule Monday-Friday 9am-12pm.

Broadway Babies for ages 3-8 from June 13-17. Campers will rehearse and perform in mini productions. Participants will spend 3 hours each day learning the basics of acting and singing in a supportive, fun environment. Camp fees: Y Member $100 Non Member $125. Camp Schedule Monday–Friday 9-11:30am

For more information on Y-Arts please contact Y-Arts and Humanities Director, Emily Mirabile at or by calling the Boothbay Region YMCA at 633-2855.

For information on summer camp scholarships, registration and payment plans, please contact the camp registrar at

For more information on CLC YMCA programming please visit or call 563-9622. For more information on Boothbay Region YMCA programming please visit org or call 633-2855.

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