Theatre camp for children

Blackbeard's Gold

The Mississippi Bend Players will offer a week's theatre camp for children age 7 and up: "The Legend of Blackbeard's Gold" July 13-18, 2020.

This camp is designed to give children the chance to work and perform with three professional actors from The Old Creamery Theatre while they rehearse and present a play.

"The Legend of Blackbeard's Gold" is a swashbuckling musical filled with pirates, damsels in distress and plenty of fun.

Registration is first-come, first-served and everyone who signs up will be cast. The registration deadline is July 1.

Camp runs from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each day, and children should bring a sack lunch.Children must commit to attending all rehearsals and both final performances. 

Performances will be at 2 p.m. July 17 and 10:30 a.m. July 18 at Augustana's Brunner Theatre Center.

The camp fee is $125 per child. Send a check or bring payment on the first day of camp. (We cannot accept credit card payment at this time.) Checks should be made out to Augustana College. Send payment to Augustana College Theatre, 639 38th St., Rock Island, Ill., 61201.

For more information, email or call Christina Myatt, 309-794-7611.

The Old Creamery Theatre reserves the right to use and reproduce the likenesses of campers.