open to students 15 through 20 years old

Lakeshore Players Theatre is thrilled to be offering a brand new summer intensive for students who are passionate about advancing their career as musical theatre performers.

SYP+ is an audition-based, two week musical theatre intensive program for aspiring musical theatre actors. Actors will work with renowned Minneapolis, Chicago and New York based artists to enhance their musical theatre techniques, base of repertoires and audition skills. Actors will have the chance to participate in panels with professional theatre artists and learn the ins and out of “making it” in the world of theatre. Actors will study works from a wide range of contemporary musical theatre repertoire, including selections from Spring Awakening, Come From Away, and Fugitive Songs concluding with a cumulative showcase at the end of the intensive. In addition to the intensive, actors who participate will receive a new headshot and repertoire for their books.


Camp Dates: Monday through Friday, July 8th through 19th

Performances: July 19th-21st

Cost: $295/per student

Time: 1:00-6:00 pm

To Audition: Please fill out the registration form by clicking the “Register to Audition” button below. After you have submitted your registration form, please submit two 32 bar contrasting musical theatre pieces and submit your videos, along with a headshot and resume to Molly Weibel, Please include your name with the subject “SYP+ Video Audition.”

Teaching Artists: Ian Zahren & Molly Weibel

Guest Teaching Artists: Paul R. Coate, Gaia Mencagli, Chloe Armao & more to be announced!

This camp is audition based with a maximum of only 18 slots available. To sign up to audition, please fill out the registration form below.


Audition for this camp is mandatory. There are a maximum of 18 slots available. Not everyone who auditions can be accepted into the SYP+ Musical Theatre Intensive.

Auditions and camp will be held at Lakeshore Players Theatre’s new location: 4941 Long Avenue, White Bear Lake, MN 55110

Camp Registration – How to Apply


  • TUITION FEE: $295

  • (Partial scholarships available, see below)


  • Students will be notified of their acceptance to the program by MAY 25th.


Please Note:

  • There are a maximum of 18 slots available for this intensive.

  • You must audition for this program to be considered. There will be a waitlist created after auditions if there is an opening in the program after slots have been filled.

  • Students will be notified of their acceptance to the program by MAY 25th.

  • If you are accepted into the program, registration is considered complete once payment is submitted.  Registration without payment cannot be guaranteed admittance.

  • Limited financial assistance is available in the form of partial scholarships that will cover 50% of tuition. Please know, we will do our utmost to honor your request, but cannot always grant every scholarship request received. To request financial assistance, fill out this form online or download a scholarship form and include it with your registration.

  • If a student withdraws before June 8th, a refund will be issued (less a $25 administration fee).

  • No refunds after June 8th.

  • Unless otherwise noted, all activities will be held at Lakeshore Players Theatre. Directions


Call Molly Weibel, Lakeshore Players Education Director at 651-478-7432