2019 Summer Camps Announced for Madcap Education Center


First summer in region’s newest arts education venue includes performing arts, visual arts and puppetry camps and more!

Have an active ARTISTIC summer and enjoy the newest arts education venue in the region!

Cincinnati Landmark Productions today announces its 2019 Summer Camps at the Madcap Education Center in Westwood. The new center was completed this winter and this will be the first summer of activities in the state-of-the-art education facility.

Summer Camps offered include a wide range of artistic topics, from musical theatre training to puppetry and from dance classes and visual arts.

Several camps are returning after many years of success at other venues. The popular CYPT Prep camp moves from the Covedale Center for the Performing Arts to the new Madcap Education Center, allowing more camp experiences in a purpose-built space. And Madcap Puppets’ long-running MadCamp summer camps move from the Glenmore location to the Madcap Education Center as well.

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The 2019 Summer Camps include half-day and full-day camps with the following times:

·   Morning Camps: 9 - 11:30am

·   Afternoon Camps: 1-3:30pm

·   All Day Camps: 9am - 3pm

Parents/caregivers can combine a morning camp with an afternoon camp in the same week to make a full-day experience. All camps are one-week long, Monday through Friday, except where noted.

All camps take place at the Madcap Education Center (3064 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati OH 45211) in Westwood.

Full camp information and fees are listed below. Note that special Early Bird Pricing is available through 3/30. Standard pricing is available through 5/31, and last-minute registration pricing from 6/1 through the registration cut-off date (14 days before each camp start date).

For more information, call (513) 241-6550.

All registrations must be completed through the online registration portal  Click Here



2019 Summer Camps at Madcap Education Center


CYPT Prep: Musical Theatre, Ages: 10-13

July 15-19 from 9am-3pm

Excellent preparation for young performers who wish to audition for the award-winning Cincinnati Young People’s Theatre teen program, their school shows or professional shows. Acquire the skills for singing, acting and dancing onstage.

Fee: Early Bird $150, Standard $160, Last Minute $170


Dance Camp, Ages: 6-11

June 24-28 from 1-3:30pm

Ballet, Hip Hop, and Modern, oh my! This camp is a fun way to explore a variety of different dance styles in a fun and non-competitive environment. Best suited for students with at least one year of dance experience.

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105



MadCamp Jr., Ages: 4-9

August 5-9 from 9-11:30am

During this interactive camp your child will explore different styles of puppetry, learn about storytelling and playwrighting, and build their very own puppet masterpiece!

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


CYPT Prep Jr., Ages: 7-10

July 8-12 from 9-11:30am

Got a youngster who is just busting to be on stage for the first time? Using theatre games, acting for kids, music, singing and dance, this camp is perfect for giving a child their first chance to “break a leg!”

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


CYPT Prep: Acting, Ages: 10-13

June 24-28 from 9am-3pm

CYPT Prep: Acting helps young theatre artists learn real techniques to heighten their onstage skills, including improvisation, scene study, movement, stage combat, vocal projection and more.  This class builds confidence on stage.

Fee: Early Bird $150, Standard $160, Last Minute $170


Advanced MadCamp, Ages: 10-13

July 8-12 from 1-3:30pm

This specialized camp focuses on teaching your budding puppet-builder about design and construction. Each camper will build his/her own unique, detailed puppet!

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105



Jewelry Making Camp, Ages: 10-13

July 8-12 from 9-11:30am

A fun intro class for children interested in creating and showing off their masterpieces! Learn basic weaving techniques, material science for the best adhesives, and take your first steps in becoming a designer.

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


Slime Camp, Ages: 6-10

July 8-12 from 1-3:30pm

Successful slime is primarily science-based, but it takes a good aesthetic to sell! Create magnetic slime, test which glitter sparkles the most, and create new colors using watercolor-based inks.

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


Magic Camp, Ages: 8-12

July 22-26 from 1-3:30pm

Campers learn the basics of magic and get a few fun tricks under their belt!

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


Ukulele Camp, Ages: 8-12

July 22-26 from 9-11:30am

This little instrument makes a big impact. Learn to play from scratch and set your little one on a melodic journey with a great (and affordable!) first musical instrument experience. Note: campers are asked to bring their own instrument. Affordable options will be made available after registration.

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105


Performing Arts Sampler, Ages: 4-8

July 22-26 from 1-3:30pm

Does your son love being the center of attention? Does your daughter dance down the aisle at the super market? Then join us for this exploration of all things performing arts. Students will explore theatre’s early beginnings (storytelling, masks, and mime) and discover modern ways to express themselves (musical theater and improv comedy)!

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105



Drawing and Illustration Sampler, Ages: 4-8

July 22 - 26 from 9-11:30am


Drawing and Illustration Sampler, Ages: 9-12

July 29 – August 2 from 9-11:30am

Keep your budding artist busy this summer with the Visual Arts Sampler! Students will try their hands at a number of different art projects, perfecting techniques they may not be able to explore in school. Topics covered include but are not limited to illustration, 3D art, soft sculpture, and more.

Fee: Early Bird $85, Standard $95, Last Minute $105





****Special TWO-WEEK Camp:


Disney's Frozen JR. SHOW CAMP, Ages: 8-12

July 29 – August 9 from 9am-3pm

Not your typical camp - this one culminates in a performance of the mega-hit show - Frozen JR. Campers will audition for roles (if interested in leads) and learn the show over the two-week camp. Then family and friends can enjoy the final performance on stage at the TriHealth Performance Hall in the Madcap Education Center. Limited number of slots for this camp; lock in early!

Fee: Early Bird $200, Standard $210, Last Minute $220


 All registrations must be completed through the online registration portal  -  Click Here for Registration