Summer Youth Theatre Programs (aka 'camps') for Youth Ages 6-18
Our team at Maraya Arts is ready for your return to our in-person programs!
The Maraya Performing Arts facility located in Chula Vista boasts an expansive 2900 square foot space which includes a main floor and intimate upstairs work space and outdoor studio.
The entire facility is well ventilated and the main floor has a barn door allowing the brunt of the workspace to have natural airflow and sunlight. The Maraya Arts team is committed to the safety of all participants. We are abiding by all current CDC and County guidelines regarding indoor and outdoor activities: mask wearing, appropriate physical distance, ventilation, and a number of our staff have been fully vaccinated. Are you ready to come back and join us?
These summer sessions are focused on hip hop + contemporary performance specifically Dance & Theatre. The Dance portion includes Musical Theatre movement & choreography, Hip-Hop Dance, Breaking & Whacking. The Theatre portion includes Acting, Musical Theatre, Spoken Word Poetry & Rap. Over the course of ten (10) days, participants will explore their creative potential as performers by engaging in a myriad of Theatre & Dance activities and exercises that will culminate in a showcase on the final day.
There are three (3) possible sessions open for enrollment. *All sessions take place weekdays from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Total cost for each 2-week session = $550.
*PLEASE NOTE THE FIRST 2 SESSIONS DO NOT START ON A MONDAY. They start on Wednesday and Tuesday (respectively). Carefully review the Session Dates below.
During these sessions, participants will create original work and engage in a rehearsal process guided by a professional Teaching Artist team. On the final day of the session, student will perform their original work in a final showcase.
We recognize and acknowledge that the Performing Arts is an avenue to grow, explore, and take risks! It is because of this perspective that we offer these sessions to youth participants at any experience level. It is our hope and desire that all newcomers, burgeoning young artists, and seasoned performers find adequate and appropriate challenges that meet their needs and expectations while also finding joy in what they are doing!
Maraya Performing Arts values inclusivity; and aims to meet students where they are and where they want to be! Please let us know if you have any accessibility needs so we can ensure the best experience for all!
Enrollment is grouped by ages:
12pm–4pm ($40 per day per child):