Summeryouth conservatory

Voted Best Kids Camp: READERS CHOICE AWARDS 2019


The Program

This summer’s Youth Conservatory is a great way for kids from 7 to 16 to learn more about theatre!
This virtual workshop features instruction in acting, playwriting and storytelling taught by industry professionals.

meet your teacher this summer!


International City Theatre is excited to welcome Shelly Burkert as our Virtual Summer Conservatory teacher. She has been teaching for International City Theatre for the past ten years in ICT’s third-grade school program and in the Summer Youth Conservatory. Other experience includes teaching theatre and directing at Van Nuys High School Performing Arts Magnet. She received a Master’s degree in Educational Theatre at New York University and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a double major in Dramatic Arts and Latin American and Iberian Studies. She is also the recipient of an Educational Outreach Scholarship.

Session 1:
July 5 – 16, 2021

Ages 7 – 11 (Grades 2 – 5) 

The session 1 theme is Summer Fun! 

Session 2:
July 19 – 30, 2021

Ages 11 – 16 (Grades 6 – 10) 

The session 2 theme is Odyssey, A personal journey! 


    Help foster your child’s creativity this summer and enroll them in the “Best Kid’s Camp” in Long Beach! (PT Reader’s Choice 2019)
    For questions about SYC, please contact Jordan at 562-495-4595 ext 100 or

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    SYC Class of 2019!