Summer Theatre Camps & Summer Conservatory

Stage West offers a variety of theatre camps as well as the summer conservatory program. Our summer camps are for ages 6-18 and Stage West’s Summer Conservatory program ages 14-22. 

Registration is now closed for the 2018 Season. Please check back in late fall 2018 for information about next summer!


2018 Programming:

Summer Conservatory 2018

14-22 yr olds | Theatre Conservatory

July 9 - July 27,  (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm) - Seasoned industry artists lead Summer Conservatory students through the process that produces a theatrical show, including audition preparation technique, and training in areas of acting, scenic design and technical theatre. This fun and well-rounded program culminates in two performances of their show in our Studio theatre. In addition, Conservatory students take part in a professional photo shoot, taking home a disk of agent-ready headshots.    ($550) / $50 Registration Fee

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2018 camps:

Ages 6-12 | 15 Minute Musical: Seussical

June 11-15 (M-F 9:30am-12:30pm) | Performance date: TBD | $175

Campers dive into the Broadway musical, Seussical, and learn scenes, music, & choreography from the show. A final “show off” performance will be held on the last day of camp!
Instructor: Mary Grimm

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Ages 12-18 | Black Panther: Stage & Screen Acting and Combat

June 11-15 (M-F 1:00-4:00) | Performance date: TBD | $175

Think you have what it takes to be a stunt double? Take a trip into fantasy and science fiction this week and learn combat choreography and the acting tricks of the trade of stage and screen.
Instructor: TBD

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Ages 6-12 | Play Creation Camp: World of Minecraft

June 18-22 (M-F 9:30am-12:30pm) Performance: Friday, June 22 at 11:30am | $175
 In this fun and interactive workshop, inspired by the World of Minecraft, students will invent their own Minecraft creatures and use them to create a short play! Students will learn staging and create props through art projects in addition to developing their public speaking skills. The week culminates with a performance of the pieces on the Studio Stage.
Instructor: Justin Flowers

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Ages 12-18 | Clowning Around: A Night At the Improv

June 18-22 (M-F 1:00-4:00)  Performance: TBD  | $175
Are you the clown in your family? Do your friends think you’re funny? Join us for a week of improvisation and fun as we jump into the wonderful world of unrehearsed comedy. Work on jokes, sight gags, and physical comedy with a “Night at the Improv” show-off performance at the end of the week.
Instructor: TBD

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Ages 6-12 | Broadway Musical Camp 

June 25-29 (M-F 9:30am-12:30pm) Performance: Friday June 29 at 11:30am | $175

Students learn musical theatre audition techniques, while performing short scenes and songs from great kid-friendly Broadway Musicals. A selection of show-stopping numbers will be performed at the end of the week on the studio stage. 
Instructor: TBD

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Ages 12-18 | Making Movies: Who Dunnit?

June 25-29 (M-F 1:00-4:00)   | $175

Calling all teen screen actors, directors and writers! Work with film, television, and broadcast professionals to write, shoot, and star in your own original “murder mystery movie.”
Instructor: Michael Johnson

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Registration Information

As part of the program tuition, each student will receive a commemorative t-shirt, so don't forget to include shirt size on registration. (One per student, per summer.) Once you have completed the registration form, please continue to the online registration system and scroll down to the camp of your choice (or call us to pay by phone). Once you have paid in full your spot is reserved.

Note that there is a registration/costume fee:  $35 per family registration for camps. $50 registration per family for conservatory. 

Questions? contact us at education [at] to register for any summer offering or call (817) 554-3613 for additional information.

Financial assistance for our programs is available on a case by case basis, as funds remain. Please contact us for more information.