SUMMER CAMPS

SUMMER CAMPS

Free camps, all summer long, in partnership with Portland Public Schools.

Find out about how our education programs are changing the way students learn.

Click the image to view the PPS Summer Enrichment Catalog.

Sign up for camps by filling out the form for your chosen school below. If you need assistance completing the form, please call us at 503-488-5822 and let us know the best time for our box office manager to get in touch with you to complete registration.

Elementary School Camps (entering grades 2-5)
9:00-3:00pm

LOCATIONS: BOISE ELIOT/HUMBOLDT and SABIN ELEMENTARY

Performing Arts Adventures

A different theatre- and play-based exploration program every week of the summer. Will include stage combat, hip hop, mask-making, and more. Register for one week, all, or a few.

Middle School Camps (entering grades 6-8)

LOCATIONS: HARRIET TUBMAN and DaVINCI ARTS MIDDLE SCHOOLS

Performing Arts Adventures

A different theatre- and play-based exploration program every week of the summer. Will include stage combat, hip hop, mask-making, and more. Register for one week, all, or a few.

High School Camps (entering grades 9-12)
2:00 - 8:00pm

LOCATIONS: GRANT OR FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOLS

Theatre Arts 101

Learn about all of the aspects of rehearsal, tech, and performance for a stage show in this weekly theatre intensive.

Additional information

Students do not have to be enrolled in a Portland Public School in order to attend a camp.

Students may be dropped off up to 15 minutes before the listed start times for camp and can be picked up any time before the listed end time.

Lunches will be provided by Portland Public Schools Nutrition Services and snacks will be provided at designated times by Portland Playhouse. Students may bring their own lunches and snacks but must eat only in the designated areas at designated times. Please, no candy unless for medical reasons.

Water will be made available throughout the day but students are encouraged to bring their own water bottles.

COVID Protocols

Everyone must wear a mask at ALL times in any of the Portland Public School buildings. We recommend bringing a second mask in case the first gets dirty, is dropped, or gets sweaty. Portland Playhouse will supply each teacher with additional PPE.
 
Each student will be asked about how they are feeling upon arrival.
 
Everyone must keep a minimum of three feet distance from anyone else.
 
Eating and drinking are only allowed in designated areas as assigned by the individual school. Students will be asked to bring their own water bottle to refill as needed at designated water stations.
 
Regular hand washing and hand sanitizing will be recommended and encouraged.

Our Anti-Discrimination Policy

Portland Playhouse does not discriminate against any employee, volunteer or customer on the basis of race, color, cultural heritage, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, size, mental or physical dis/ability or appearance, genetic status, marital status, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state, or federal law. This policy extends to all personnel decisions, terms and conditions of employment, vendor contracts and provisions of services. Portland Playhouse does not tolerate harassment for any reason. Respect for the dignity of others shall be the guiding principle for our relations with each other. Portland Playhouse complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled employees. No employee will be retaliated against for raising concerns under this policy. We seek each employee’s cooperation and assistance in helping us maintain equal employment opportunity.

Funded in part by the K-12 Summer Learning Fund of Oregon Community Foundation.

Interested in Getting Involved?

We are always looking for volunteers as well as apprentices, crew members and corporate partnerships.

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