Beckley Art Center Youth Theater Day Camp Returns

BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) — The Beckley Art Center has announced that its Theater Day Camp program will return for summer 2022.

The annual program, which this year runs from Tuesday June 14 to Friday June 17, imparts the basics of theater, teamwork and problem solving to participants through a series of workshops including prop making, icebreakers, writing monologues, theater games, collaborative exercises and improvisation.


Actress, singer and dancer from Oak Hill, WV, Taylor Pugh will be the camp director.

Pugh received his bachelor’s degree in musical theater from West Virginia Wesleyan College in 2022 with a minor in business and has experience in acting, costuming and directing.

Tickets can be purchased hereand are priced at $75 per student.

The camp is available for ages 12-15 and culminates in a performance on Friday, June 17 for family and friends as part of the Beckley Art Center’s Performing Arts Summer Recital.

The Beckley Art Center will also present the opening reception for its 2022 Juried Exhibition, which runs from Friday, July 17 through Tuesday, July 22 and features works by the following artists,

Tim Armrout

Danny Ballard

Sally Brown

Linda Bunce

JoAnn Byron

Karen Cohen

John Comerci

Janet Cunningham

Jes Davis

Robert Davis

Christy Dunkel

Sonia Fierce

Carole Hillary

Debrin Jenkins

Brooke Jewell

Robert Jones

Brenda Kincaid

Debbie Lester

Jill Moles Mullins

Dawn Moore

William Murray

J Perez

Queen Dominica

Ed Rehbein

Ruth Baker

Shackleford Crane

Sandra Shaw

Kiara Simmons

Hayley Summers

Nichole Septic

Alice Tenner

Eric Thomson

Annette Verna

Maggie Volkwein

Hannah Watters

Ashley Wheeler

Brittany Williams

Jimmy Woods

For more information on the Beckley Art Center’s 2022 Youth Theater Day Camp program, the 2022 juried exhibition, and other upcoming events and programs, visit the Beckley Art Center website here.