The Paramount Academy of the Arts is hosting a variety of exciting summer camps for kids and teens where they can dive into the world of theatre and explore acting, singing, dancing, creative writing, production design, and performance. Plus, every camper will get to be a part of a final show on the stage of the historic Paramount Theatre!
Choose from 10 weeks of camps for students entering 1st grade all the way through high school. This summer, the sessions are held in convenient sites around Austin, giving you options close to home. Early care and after care are offered at every camp location to fit with your scheduling needs. And all final performances will take place with fanfare at the downtown Paramount Theatre.
–> Camp Paramount
Grades 1-10, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., 3 locations, $700
In this fun and fast-paced 2-week musical theatre camp, campers will perform Broadway style musical numbers and iconic pop hits on the historic Paramount Stage! Campers will not only be preparing for their dynamic final performance, but they will also receive training in voice, acting, dance, and production from professionally trained theatre artists. All sessions are different and unique. Click here for info on each session and to register online.
Locations: Baldwin Elementary School (South), Murchison Middle School (North) and Trinity Episcopal School (Westlake)
–> Camp Story Wranglers
Grades 3-8, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., $700
For kids who love to write AND perform — Inspired by the hugely popular in-school Paramount Story Wranglers program, campers will explore story-writing, songwriting, costume and prop design, as well as acting, to create a new, thrilling, hilarious, weird, poignant, SNL-style, you-name-it production. This camp will not only challenge campers to be creative writers, but will challenge them to bring their stories to life.
Location: Maplewood Elementary (Central Austin)
At Paramount Academy for the Arts Summer Camp your child will have the chance to perform on the historic stages of the Paramount and Stateside Theatres. They will hone their craft as a singer, dancer, actor and triplet threat performer. They will also channel their creativity and see their own original stories come to life. Paramount Academy for the Arts Summer Camp offers experiences you won’t find anywhere else! in a venue second-to-none. See what parents are saying…
“This was the most organized, well-put-together, creative, structured, and fun camp any of my kids have ever attended. The communication was above and beyond amazing and my daughter can’t wait to come back next year!” – Parent of Paramount Camper
–> Camp Registration: To learn more about each camp and to sign up online, please visit www.austintheatre.org/camps. You can also request more info by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 512-692-0526.