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Sitka Fine Arts Camp instructors Scott Davis (Mime) and Andrew Hames (Choir) both started two decades ago as campers. They discuss this week’s final student performances (7PM Thu Jul 11, Odess Theater; 7 PM Fri Jul 12 and Sat Jul 13, Sitka Performing Arts Center; Sat Jul 13 1-4 PM throughout SJ Campus). Learn more about the Sitka Fine Arts Camp online.
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