Big Bear Lake, CA, September 9, 2012 — The Community Arts Theater Society (CATS), in association with Class Act Kidz, will offer a musical theatre day camp for kids  during the fall school break.  Camp will be held Monday through Friday, October 8 through October 12 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM each day.  Students will learn every aspect of putting on a show, including costuming and set design, and will perform the mini-musical Peter Pan, at the close of the session in a special performance for invited family & friends.

Camp will be held onstage in the new CATS Warehouse Theater in Big Bear City.  There is also an opportunity for kids to be included in the CATS production of Oliver!  The charge for camp is $149 for the week, and some scholarships may be available.

Camp directors and staff include accomplished CATS and AMDA instructors.   The Class Act Kidz Foundation, which is based in Calimesa, is produced by Jennifer Gail and David Castagner.  Gail is well known in Big Bear for her starring appearances in CATS in The Fantasticks, The Sound of Music and most recently as Eliza in My Fair Lady.  She is a graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy of New York and Hollywood.   Gail will also be available for private vocal coaching and song presentation.  For Camp information and reservations, call 951-442-6335 or register online at