at Gaston Day School

Instilling a passion for theatre in the artists of tomorrow.

Until we are given further information in regards to COVID-19, our summer programs are on hold. Please check back towards the end of May. 

Three Summer Theatre Programs
at GDS in the PKW
A. C. T. 2020

Read below for details 
A.C.T. Summer Theatre Intensive
This program is an opportunity to participate in a very professional production with guest artists from NYC and after only three weeks , a major musical is happening on stage. 
A video audition may be submitted up
until May 15th
Please submit a song in the style of the show then give any conflicts you may have along with filling out the ACT Registration found on the sidebar. 
Call backs if needed will be in person the first part of May one evening. 

Rehearsal schedule is afternoons (1-5:30pm) and evenings (7-9:30pm) June 5th-19th-will vary according to your part. Then it will be tech week and everyone will be expected to be at rehearsal unless otherwise indicated.

This program is open to students from rising 8th grade to college age and you do not have to be a GDS student or alumnus. for more information about production and fees.


Junior Thespian Camp 


Cost: $225 for the 2-week camp
Rising 4th (with experience)-rising 9th 
Directed by Ben King

Please email Milette Oden at
to hold a spot or for more information. 


2 opportunities for
 our youngest thespians...

Beginner Thespian Camp!
There are usually two sessions. Dates will be published soon.
Play titles TBA; each session will feature a different play
Cost of camp--$125

Most appropriate for rising K-4th graders.

Learn, rehearse and perform a mini-musical in this
 one-week, half day camp. Campers will also help create their own set!
Directed by Milette Oden

Performance is at 11:30 AM 
on the last day of camp. 

Please email Milette Oden at
to hold a spot or for more information. 

Please note that all Thespian experiences are open to the youth in the community, not just GDS students.