2019 Summer Camps & Classes
Welcome to our 2019 Summer Season of camps and classes. Please continue scrolling for information about our Youth Drama Camps. our Youth Dance Classes, our Adult Classes, and our Summer Staff.
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Our Youth Drama Camps
Please remember, you must register your child for the camp that matches the Grade they are in currently. For example, if your kid is in 2nd Grade in the 2018-2019 school year, they must register for the K-2 camp.
July 8th - 19th
Camp Pirates Past Noon KIDS
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July 8th - 19th
Camp The Addams Family young@part
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Verona Youth Dance
More information coming soon.
Our Summer Staff
TERRY DVORAK (3-5, 6-8, and Adult)
Terry has been a part of the VACT family since 2002 and has been an instructor for our Summer Camps since 2013. Most of the time you will see her directing shows but she enjoys all of the many opportunities available through VACT. She is very excited to work with a fantastic Summer Drama Camp team this year.
ALYSSA DVORAK (Youth Dance, K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and Adult)
Alyssa has been teaching Summer Camps at VACT since the first camp back in 2011. She specializes in dance but also directs and teaches producing. Alyssa is currently the head instructor for the Verona Youth Dance Program and teaches private dance lessons for kids and adults. She is also a resident Choreographer and Director at VACT and choreographs for various high schools in the Madison area. She is currently serving her fourth year on the VACT Board of Directors.
MARK HARROD (3-5 and 6-8)
Mark is a returning director to VACT's summer camp. In the 2018, he directed The Music Man KIDS and The Knight at Dawn KIDS shows. Mark also has stage experience with VACT, acting in two shows - Sister Act and Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka. Mark is a general music school teacher and singer songwriter.
KENDRA JOHNSON (3-5 and 6-8)
Kendra is very excited to be rejoining the VACT summer camp team this year. She studied Education with a focus in theatre at UW-Madison. Since earning her degree she has kept busy putting what she learned to use. She has been working with students of all ages in the classroom and onstage for the past 6 years. She looks forward to another fantastic summer with VACT.
MEG ASPINWALL (K-2, 3-5, and 6-8)
Originally from Madison, Meg studied Vocal Performance at UW-Eau Claire. After graduation, she moved to NYC to study musical theatre performance at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. After spending four years in NYC, she returned home to Madison and joined the production team of St. Ambrose Academy's Beauty and the Beast (2013) and Annie (2014), and Sauk Prairie High School's Beauty and the Beast (2015), Curtains (2015), Cinderella (2016), 9 to 5 (2017) and All Shook Up (2018). Meg works with several local theatre groups and is a private voice teacher/vocal coach. Some of her favorite roles include The Baker’s Wife (Into the Woods), Rona (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) and Ida (Honk! The Musical).
MAKAYA KING (3-5 and 6-8)
Makaya is currently a senior at Verona Area High School, with plans to attend college next fall. She has been involved with VACT since 2012, both on and stage, and this will be her 4th year working the summer drama camps. She absolutely can’t wait for another fun-filled summer with VACT!
MADDIE VILKER (3-5 and 6-8)
Maddie is graduating from Verona High School this year, and is so excited to be working with this incredible team for her 3rd year at Drama Camp. She’s been in and involved with a million VACT shows from 5th grade on, and can’t wait to keep crafting, singing, and acting this summer.
BELLA BECKER (Youth Dance)
Bella has been dancing since she was 4 and participated in shows since she was 8. Currently a freshman at Verona, she continues to spend time focusing on the arts. She has participated in multiple productions of The Nutcracker, appearing as an Angel and one of Mother Ginger's Children, as well as being a member of the corps de ballet in Cinderella. She has taught one year with the Verona Youth Dance Program and she loves working with the children.
DENALI KRAEMER (K-2)
Denali has been involved with VACT since 2010 performing, and loves helping with other tasks like running spotlights and assisting with little kid camps and shows. One of her favorite shows she was in was Legally Blonde Jr. She continues to dance at Kehl enjoying Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop and Jazz. She is excited to share her joy of VACT with your child at camp this summer!
AALIYAH JOHNSON (K-2)
Aaliyah has been involved with VACT since 2014, that has included being co-choreographer for A Race To The Finish and helping with five of the younger kids shows. She spends most of her time being in VACT shows, two of her favorites were Billy Elliot and Hairspray Jr. She loves to dance, especially tap. She is very exited to help with this year’s summer camp!