Summer Camp Counselors - Des Moines Performing Arts

Be a Swing and Camp Counselor at Des Moines Perforing Arts! 

WHO?  9th-12th graders who love all areas of musical theater AND love working with kids!

WHAT?  Volunteer with Des Moines Performing Arts as a Swing/Camp Counselor for 2019 summer musical theater camps for grades 3-8.

  • As a swing—Prepare different parts in the selected musical. Rehearse with groups of young performers who need support. Perform should an actor miss a rehearsal or performance. Learn from our professional instructors!
  • As a camp counselor—Lead and guide younger musical theater students as they put on an entire musical in one week. Assist with makeup, workshops, rehearsals, and final performance.

WHEN? Week-long sessions run mid-June through August 2 at the Temple Theater, downtown Des Moines. Daily hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Apply for one week, two weeks, or all six!


WHY? Keep doing what you love and share your passion with others while helping a non-profit organization spread the love of theater in our community. Hours for Silver Cord are available.

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