Registration Open for Summer Theater Camp

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Students to present fully-staged production of Beauty and the Beast Jr., July 18 and 19

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – May 3, 2013 – The Coker College theater program will host its Summer Theater Camp for students ages 8 to 16, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 8-19.

The educational program, which provides instruction in a broad spectrum of theater subjects through participation in games, music, dance and rehearsals, will culminate in a fully-staged production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” Thursday, July 18 and Friday, July 19.

Featuring songs from the Academy-Award-winning animated feature including “Be Our Guest,” “Home” and “Something There,” this stage version of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” includes music by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice and a book by Linda Woolverton.

Tuition for the Summer Theater Camp is $90 for both weeks, and campers who wish to perform in “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.,” must attend both weeks of camp.  Registration payments can be made in full or on a weekly basis but must be paid in full by the first day of camp.

Previous productions of Coker’s Summer Theater Camp included “Seussical Jr.” in 2011 and “Annie Jr.” in 2012.

Space is limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.  For more information on the Coker Theater Camp, contact associate professor of theater Phyllis Fields at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  To register, visit:


About Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Jr., is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International  (MTI).  All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI, 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019.  Phone (212) 541-4684; Fax (212) 397-4684;

About Coker College
Coker College readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, S.C., Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.


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