The South Dakota 4-H Performing Arts Troupe is a theater arts educational experience for youth ages 13-19 (age as of January 1, 2012).
This year’s seven day preparation camp is scheduled for June 10-16 on the campus of Northern State University in Aberdeen. The camp prepares youth to perform during the week at summer venues and at the 2012 South Dakota State Fair in Huron September 1-3.
Youth wishing to participate in 4-H Performing Arts Troupe should complete the Audition/Registration form. Through April 27, the State 4-H Office and the 4-H Performing Arts Board will accept all registrations received, regardless of the number of youth who register. After April 27, the State 4-H Office and the 4-H Performing Arts Board reserve the right to close registration. For Audition/Registration forms postmarked on or before April 27, the fee is $350. After April 27, the fee increases to $375. The registration fee pays for lodging, meals and evening snacks, insurance, facility rental and performance attire. One-time scholarships may be available to youth/families that are not able to pay the entire registration fee.
Audition/Registration Forms are available at the Yankton County 4-H Office.