HYPE Summer Reader's Theater


Calling all teens with a flair for the stage. Come and be a part of this six week workshop as we rehearse and get ready to perform Shel Silverstein’s “Uncle Shelby’s Poetry Circus." A collection of the poetry of the immortal poet, author, singer songwriter, cartoonist, and screenwriter.

Teens, ages 13-18. HYPE Teen Center Card required

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