Summer Conservatory

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July 10-28, 2023 

For teens, ages 13-18 (mature 12 year olds welcome) | The Summer Conservatory is an innovative program offering teenagers a chance to study all aspects of theatre under the mentorship of professional artists. 

Students attending the 2023 Stage West's Summer Conservatory will experience: 

  • Audition, rehearse and present a live, fully-produced world premiere of The Curse of Windhollow Creek, by Resident Playwright Rob Bosquez, Jr., directed by Justin Flowers
  • Engage in the process that Stage West's creative teams use to develop unique, artistically superb theatrical experiences, which typically feature original dialogue, movement-based devised theatre, puppetry, masks, and ensemble work, coupled with full costumes, sets and lights
  • Receive 2 professional, edited digital headshots from photographer Evan Michael Woods of Amphibian Stage Productions
  • Witness the behind the scenes process of the design, production, and rehearsal elements necessary to produce a show at a professional theatre
  • Collaborate in groups to write and create short films that will be shown to their peers.
  • Assist designers with the creation of the production's technical elements
  • Receive instruction from some of the top industry teaching artists in the Dallas-Fort Worth theatre scene.

$650 | July 10 - 28 | 9 AM - 4 PM | 13-18 YO


Refund Policies and Important Information

  • Price includes a $49 processing fee
  • Refunds available less the $49 processing 48 hours before start of Conservatory. 
  • Pro-rated refund less the $49 processing fee through day 2 of Conservatory. No refund after day 2.
  • Scholarships are available! Email education [at] for more information