Frequently Asked Questions

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+ What are your 2019 Dates and Rates?



3 Weeks: $5550

6 Weeks: $9550

+ Where are you located?

Acting Manitou resides at Camp Eastwood for the Performing Arts in Oakland, ME. We are a 3-hour drive north from Boston, MA and 1.5-hour drive from Portland, ME.

+ What age camper do you accept?

We accept campers 11-17. Our oldest campers are going into their senior year of high school.

+ Where do the campers typically come from?

From Maine to Florida and Barcelona to Hawaii, our campers and staff come from all over the world.

+ How many campers/counselors in each cabin?

Our cabins house up to 12 campers and 3 staff members. Our counselor to camper ratio is 1:4 in most cabins and our counselors take part in an extensive orientation at Acting Manitou in the week prior to camper's arrivals.

+ Are cabins divided by age?

Yes, our cabins are divided by general age groups. If you feel your camper would be served by being with campers slightly older or younger than them, please let us know in your application.

+ What's your technology policy?

We are a technology free camp! No Cell Phones or Computers are allowed while campers are at camp. However, we encourage you to send your camper with a digital camera (no i-Phones, remember) and a way to play music in their bunk (are Walkman's still around?)

+ My child has a food allergy or is a very picky eater, will there be anything for them to eat?

Our dining staff takes into account a number of food allergies when preparing our locally sourced meals. We offer an entree option and a salad bar option at every meal. If your camper has an allergy please let us know. Note: We are a completely peanut free camp!