Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids 2015 (ages 10-15)
June 15 – Aug. 8, Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Registration Fee: $400.00
West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800
The eight-week, arts-intensive, leadership program culminates in the presentation of several community productions that are free and open to the public. PVAC applications will be available at the West Las Vegas Arts Center (WLVAC) beginning April 22, 2015, and must be submitted in person to the WLVAC cultural team.
Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids 2015
Final Musical Productions
Admission is free to all performances; a ticket is required to attend the final performance Aug.8
Join us as the Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids (PVAC) perform Soweto Unchained: Awaking the Change, which highlights the events of the 1976 youth uprising in Soweto, South Africa. This final summer musical production delivers a message from our young people in search of social justice and personal truths through dance, music and spoken word. Scripted by Trinity Smith and Lablaque Williams. Cosponsored by the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District. This project was made possible in part by Clark County Outside Agency Grant (OAG) and community support. Please call 702-229-4800 for tickets and more information.
• Tuesday, August 4, 1 p.m., Clark County Government Center Rotunda, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway.
• Thursday, August 6, 1 p.m., Clark County Library Theater, 1401 E. Flamingo Road.
• Friday, August 7, 7 p.m., West Las Vegas Library Theatre, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
• Saturday, August 8, 2 p.m., West Las Vegas Library Theatre, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
For 19 years, city of Las Vegas WLVAC has been the home of the Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids, providing community youth with pivotal opportunities for civil engagement and social justice projects through the discipline of arts education. These talented young artists, ages 10-15, commit themselves to the philosophy, “excellence without excuse.” They develop an appreciation for music, dance, theatre and the spoken word. The WLVAC’s goal is to produce healthy and responsible citizens, with steadfast discipline, the resilience to manage emotional and physical growth, and the integrity and pride to become dynamic community ambassadors through cultural and performing arts.
PVAC is cosponsored by the Las Vegas – Clark County Library District.
Office of Cultural Affairs * West Las Vegas Arts Center * www.artslasvegas.org