ENMU Theatre Arts and Drama Academy (TADA) is a summer day camp for elementary and middle school students. Participants may sign up for one or both weeks.

When you attend TADA, skills you will learn include:

  • Perform
  • Improve your ability
  • Move with grace
  • Build
  • Develop
  • Strengthen your ability
  • Have FUN

All activities take place under the watchful eye of highly trained professional actors and teachers.

Every Friday at 6 p.m. there is a public showcase that gives you the opportunity to show what you have learned throughout the week. This public performance is free of charge and open to all family, friends and guests.

2019 TADA! Registration and Fees

Week 1: June 17-21 "Making Great Things Happen for Yourself!"

  • Elementary Grades 4-6 | 9 a.m.-noon
  • Middle School Grades 7-9 | 1-4 p.m.

Week 2: June 24-28 "Making Great Things Happen with Others!"

  • Elementary Grades 4-6 | 9 a.m.-noon
  • Middle School Grades 7-9 | 1-4 p.m.


  • $75 per student for either camp (includes all costs for students including TADA! shirt)
  • $140 discounted fee (for both weeks!) if you want to attend more than one camp session

Use the "Application" button below to register. Apply today!

Theatre and Arts Drama Academy Founder

Academy founder and lead teacher is Patrick McCreary. So far, McCreary has spent over 45 years in the entertainment industry, internationally, onstage, in television and on film. He is an equity actor, director, producer, playwright, choreographer, designer, singer and stage combatant. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and an MFA in Theatre and is the former founder/producing director of a regional theatre and theatre school for young people. He is currently full-time faculty with ENMU in the Department of Theatre and Digital Filmmaking.

Enrollment is limited. Apply early to reserve your spot!

Theatre Arts and Drama Academy Application  Medical Waiver Form

For More Information

Theatre Arts and Drama Academy
fax: 575.562.2961
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