Ages 7-10

Spread your performing wings!  Our Big Kids classes focus on building a strong foundation for young people in the many aspects of theater and performance.  We use games and playful exercises to encourage creativity, build confidence, and foster ways to work together as a group. 

Big Kids will learn playful new ways to channel their creativity, express themselves artistically, and all levels of experience welcome!

In addition to the classes listed below, check out our Craving Creativity here at Lyric Arts and our Super Hero Slam day camps at Urban Air Adventure Park in Coon Rapids—CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS


American Girl

In this American Girl summer camp, kids use their creativity to help make their favorite American Girl come to life! Students learn how to work together using fundamental acting skills such as strong vocal expression, creative movement, and staging while rehearsing scenes from these beloved books.

Camp Dates: JUN 18-JUN 22
Monday-Friday from 1 pm to 4 pm

COST: $170

Junie B. Jones with Sheldon and Friends

One thing’s for sure: Junie B. Jones has a lot of friends! Your child joins that circle of friends by becoming one of their favorite characters from Junie B. Jones. Students learn acting basics, such as character creation, cooperation, and creative expression. This inspiring camp also focuses on singing and movement.

Camp Dates: JUL 9-JUL 13
Monday-Friday from 1 pm to 4 pm



Potter’s Potions

In this performance and craft camp, students play theater games, choose what Hogwarts house they want to be in, create magic spells, and make their own wands. While creating crafts and exploring science projects, this is an amazing opportunity for aspiring young wizards and witches to create their own Potter playground.

Camp Dates: JUL 23-JUL 27
Monday-Friday from Noon to 4 pm


Just Dance Disney Party!

Kids learn classic dance moves and combos set to everyone’s favorite Disney songs! Based on the popular game, kids also learn some basic fundamentals in musical theater dance and character creation as they play their favorite Disney character!

Camp Dates: JUN 25-JUN 29 or AUG 6-AUG 10
Monday-Friday from 9 am to Noon

COST: $155


Kidz Bop Cabaret

Love to pop, rock, and bop? Join us for this camp as we move and groove through the wildly popular Kidz Bop albums and create a clever cabaret full of kid-friendly versions of current Top 40 hits. Young actors learn fundamentals of musical theater—strong voices, expressive movement, and character creation—while building self-confidence and cooperation skills.

Camp Dates: JUL 16-JUL 20 or JUL 30-AUG 3  (FULL)
Monday-Friday from 1 pm to 4 pm

COST: $155

Workshop Registration Information

Register Online:  Online registration is open. Register here.

Register by mail:  Send a completed registration form plus a check or credit card information to:  Lyric Arts Main Street Stage, 420 E. Main St., Anoka, MN 55303.

Register by phone:  Call Adrian Lopez-Balbontin, Education Director at 763-233-0804 and pay by credit card over the phone Monday – Friday, 8 am to 4 pm.

Browse our workshop pages to find something that interests you! If you have any questions, visit our FAQs page (scroll down to the workshops heading) or call our Education Director at 763-233-0804 for more details.