Des Moines Performing Arts Summer Camp Swings/Counselors


Do you enjoy sharing your love of theater? Be a camp counselor and swing with DES MOINES PERFORMING ARTS!

Volunteer for summer musical theater camps and an acting/improvisation camp for grades 3-8.

  • As a swing–Prepare different parts in a musical and perform them should an actor miss a rehearsal or performance or if a group of young performers needs support. Learn from our professional instructors!
  • As a camp counselor–For musical theater camp, lead and guide younger musical theater students as they put on an entire musical in one week, plus assist with makeup, workshops, rehearsals, and final performance.

Musical theater camp runs for six week-long sessions. Apply for one week or all six. Click below for more details and an application! The application deadline is June 2, but spots may be filled before that.

DMPA has standardized safety protocols and makes every effort to ensure our campers and volunteers remain healthy. Enhanced sanitization measures are in place as well as mask requirements and social distancing.

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