ASRT Summer Camps

Summer Camps at Austin Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theater is pleased to offer weekly summer camps in Acting, Puppetry, Stage Combat and Advanced Acting from June 6 – August 5, 2022!

We will monitor local/state COVID-stage levels and current CDC advice, and we will adhere to local/state COVID-19 guidelines. If gathering for camps should become inadvisable as a result of rising case numbers, camp fees will be fully refunded. Read our Summer Camp Safety Protocols.

For all summer camps:
Camp fee: $275 per week
Camp hours: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Drop-off starts at 8:45. Pickup ends at 4:15.

Register for Summer Camps

Actors Up! Weeklong Camp
Ages 6 – 11 (must be 6 years old by Sept. 1, 2022)
Session One: June 6 – June 10, 2022
Session Two: June 20 – June 24, 2022
Session Three: July 11 – July 15, 2022

Actors Up! campers spend their days with professional actors and experienced teachers. Camp will include sessions in improvisation, devising, movement, and performance ending the week with a video-recorded streaming showcase performance. Participants will explore such themes as Imagination, Storytelling, Stagecraft, and even Stagefright!

Puppets Up! Weeklong Camp
Ages 6 – 11 (must be 6 years old by Sept. 1, 2022)
Session One: June 13 – June 17, 2022
Session Two: June 27 – July 1, 2022
Session Three: July 18 – July 22, 2022

Puppets Up! provides full immersion in the world of puppetry. Under the instruction of expert teachers and puppeteers, campers make and operate various styles of puppets, including finger puppets, sock puppets, found object puppets, and shadow puppets. The week of camp wraps up with a video-recorded, streaming showcase puppet production on the Austin Scottish Rite Stage!

Battle Up! Stage Combat Camp
Ages 10-16
July 25 – July 29, 2022
The art of stage combat is seen every day on stage and screen. Campers learn the basics of stage combat using different weapons and fighting styles each day. Participants gain new respect for what it takes to bring combat to life on stage. The week culminates with presentations of campers’ own choreographed fight sequences.


Actors Up! Accelerated Acting
Ages: 11 – 16
Aug 1 – Aug 5, 2022

ASRT’s Accelerated Actors Camp is an intensive, fast-paced week that includes a sampling of all the elements of production: casting, table work, acting techniques, movement, improv and theater games, wardrobe, vocal work, following direction, set and props prep, character development, and more. Memorization and home preparation will be required.

For more information, contact 512-472-5436 or