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Voice of the Children — Camp 56

Participants at Festival 56's Camp 56 were asked what they like best about participating in Camp 56?

“I really like the activities we do like making scenery from Play-Doh.”

Gemma Andana

“I enjoy the games and activities. My favorite game is Nuclear Holocaust because we work together as a team.”

— Gwenna Harris

“I enjoy practicing with the professional actors. We have been working on our three scenes for ‘Oliver!’”

— Audrey Nelson

“My favorite part of Camp 56 was learning the song and dance that we’ll perform in ‘Oliver!’”

— Grace Glancy

“My favorite part of Camp 56 is strengthening my acting skills. It’s great to work with and learn from professionals.”

— Noah Tatro

“I have enjoyed the entire camp because acting is my life.”

— Trent Goodale

“The best part of camp is singing. We have our own song in ‘Oliver!’ this year.”

— Emma Roden

“My favorite part of camp is all of the games. I really like ‘Honey If You Love Me’.”

— Jacklynn Cartwright

“The best part of camp is rehearsing for ‘Oliver!’ We need to practice so we are ready for the show.”

— Trevor Cambron

“My favorite part is being able to perform in a high class performance close to home. I love to act.”

— Henry Bengston

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