Adventure Game Theater:

Teen Rite of Passage

August 8 - 15 (1 week)

Ages 12-19​
Northernshire, Underhill VT
Transform through improvisational theater and a live action adventure where you may become a hero, meet magical creatures, face dark powers, and fight for your life with foam swords and magic.
This summer come take part in one of our Rites of Passage retreats! At both retreats you will get the chance to share deeply with a small group of peers, you will learn mindfulness meditation and yoga, and you will play games including capture the flag with foam swords and lots of other wild fun! Our retreats include a variety of optional activities and workshops including improvisational theater, poetry, drumming and dancing, dream interpretation and shamanic journeying, wilderness skills, handcraft arts, and more. $850. Scholarships available.

94% of cultures worldwide and throughout history have provided their adolescents with a Rite of Passage experience to help, not only celebrate their move from childhood to adulthood, but to create the psychological state change that is necessary for this maturation.   Using wisdom from other cultures, we've created an updated, modern version of this process, complete with the necessary 'threshold' experiences that allow this psychological healing and growth.

I’ve been going to ReTribe for seven years, and they have been some of my happiest memories. It creates a culture that I can’t find anywhere else.

My child felt strongly connected to the other ReTribe participants. She felt comfortable, accepted and seen at ReTribe.

  • Mindfulness meditation

  • Small group sharing

  • The Adventure Game

  • Improv

  • Sword fighting

  • Trance dance

  • Shamanic journey

  • Gender workshops

  • Hiking

  • Ceremonies

  • Bardic circle + dance

  • Cooking

  • Relaxing

  • Games

  • Cuddle piles

  • and more...

Our Staff includes psychotherapists, mindfulness teachers, outdoor educators, herbalists, yoga teachers, theater professionals, musicians, and artists and more.

Find out why ReTribe works. Read more about research on our unique programming and the modalities we incorporate.

My child felt strongly connected to the other ReTribe participants. She felt comfortable, accepted and seen at ReTribe.

ReTribe elder, Jane Martin, speaks on a panel of mental health experts about teens

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ReTribeTransformation@gmail.com • (609) 933-0877

14 Maple Leaf Farm Road • Underhill, Vermont 05489