Austin Children's Theater

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Justin Reamy comes to Austin - Rescheduled

On November 4th and 5th 2016, Justin Reamy, professional New York City vocal coach, will be in Austin teaching Master Classes and offering Private Lessons.

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Sunday, April 17, 2016

Summer Camp 2016

Calling all creative, comical, and charismatic kids! Join us for weeks of artistic fun!

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Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Summer Camp 2015

Summer Camp 2015 line up is amazing! [read more]
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Come act with us this year!

We know the upcoming school year is full of exciting possibilities and our 2013-2014 season is, too! ACT has dozens of opportunities to perform, create, train, and play. Check out our CLASSES page for more information.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Fallen, A Collection of New Original Short Musicals

ACT would love for you to join us at the table reading of Fallen, an innovative new work by Advanced Conservatory student Kaley Klecka.

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Thursday, January 31, 2013

Spring Break with Spilled Milk Social Club

Spilled Milk Social Club and Austin Children’s Theater present: smXact!

Need all-day care during Spring Break? We have you covered!

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Sunday, November 11, 2012

Peter Pan - The Musical!

Join Wendy, John, and Michael on a grand adventure, as they fly with Peter, meet the lost boys, battle pirates, and defeat Captain Hook. A classic tale told with fun pop melodies, Peter Pan The Musical is sure to have the whole family singing, dancing, and believing in fairies!

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Thursday, October 25, 2012

Awareness in Art: Homelessness & Hunger through the eyes of Austin Youth

We are looking for all forms of art and expression that explore the questions “What is homelessness?” and “What is hunger?” The pieces will be displayed and performed as part of the ECHO Family Festival, the kickoff to Austin’s 2012 Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week.

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Monday, October 08, 2012

Tuesdays on TAP!

We guarantee you’ll be clickin’ your heels the whole time!

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Thursday, July 12, 2012

The Conservatory of Theater... A year in review

During the inaugural 2011-12 season, the Conservatory students performed two musicals, took workshops with professional local and Broadway Artists, participated in a variety of classes and special events. [read more]
Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Early Auditions for the 2012-13 Season

ACT will be holding auditions for the next season of shows including Peter Pan, Guys and Dolls, Grease, Suessical, and FAME.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2012

The Original Musicals of Spring 2012

This April, the students of ACT perform in two World Premiere Original Musicals! Don't miss it! [read more]
Sunday, March 25, 2012

Join the Chorus with this great deal

Sing, dance, and act as a chorus member in this FULL-SCALE professionally produced original musical! [read more]
Sunday, March 25, 2012

A Super Fly Week of Camp!

ACT teamed up with Sky Candy and we were in full swing- literally- during Spring Break camp at the Vortex.

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Thursday, March 22, 2012

Shades of Gray

The next Original Musical!

Done in the style of classic noir, Shades of Gray is a youth-friendly spin on the old-timey detective stories.

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Thursday, February 02, 2012

Spring Break 2012!

Austin Children’s Theater and Sky Candy join forces to help you defy gravity!

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Thursday, February 02, 2012

Two Great New Spring Classes

You asked for these specialized training courses and we have heard you! Take a look! [read more]
Thursday, February 02, 2012

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Austin Conservatory of Theater Presents Family Favorite Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

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Friday, January 20, 2012

Standardized Testing - The Musical

This January the advanced students of the Austin Conservatory of Theater face their fears, foes and futures in the first-ever fully staged production of Standardized Testing – The Musical!!!!

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Thursday, December 01, 2011

My Life As A Musical: An ACT Scholarship Fund Benefit

Austin Conservatory of Theater Students Perform with Award-
Winning Broadway Performer for Two Exclusive Performances
December 17 and 18, 2011

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Thursday, December 01, 2011

Master Classes with Broadway Artist, Adam Overett

While in residence with ACT, Overett will teach master classes open to middle and high school musical theater students.

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Wednesday, November 02, 2011

OLIVER! The Musical Coming Soon to a theater near you

“Please, sir, may I have some more?”

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Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Join the OLIVER! chorus

“Consider yourself part of the family!”

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Sunday, October 30, 2011

Kid & Teen Night Out - At The Chasco Family YMCA

Come join ACT at the YMCA as we learn awesome make-up tricks to become anything in our imaginations….BE A Dragon! A Butterfly! A Rock Star! A Zombie!….Make-up can make it come to life!

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Sunday, October 30, 2011

FLEA - Fostering Life, Education & Awareness

ACT is proud to present its newest fundraising venture-FLEA, a quarterly rummage sale and community event created to bring people together and raise funds for a local cause. FLEA offers live music, artwork, thrift items, vintage clothing, Austin-made goods, food and beverages and more.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Conservatory Training Courses and Productions

The Conservatory of Theater provides students in grades 6-11 with intensive pre-professional training in musical theatre from September through April.

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Thursday, July 14, 2011

ACT's Production Season Auditions

ACT is excited to announce it’s new pre-professional training program, the Conservatory of Theater.

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Make 'em Laugh!

It’s all fun and games… Right now, fourteen young comedians are preparing their big performance at the end of camp. Friday Night Live will premier at 4pm on Friday. A FREE! fairly short show that is perfect for all ages!

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Monday, June 06, 2011


LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, BOYS AND GIRLS! GATHER ROUND, as ACT presents a carnival-themed show for all ages! Beginning at 2:00, this FREE OUTDOOR EVENT consists of fun booths, food, games and a story time, to celebrate the kickoff of Barnes and Noble’s 2011 Summer Reading Program. The evening ends with an interactive performance featuring our resident adult ACTors and YOU! Come one, come all!

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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

There's still time....

There is still time to enroll in Summer Camp! Be one of the first to use the brand new enrollment form! Read more for discount information! [read more]
Sunday, April 17, 2011


It’s a swingin’, singin’, dancin’, jazzy good time! ACT’s new original musical, JIVE KITTY, is less than 3 weeks away from opening night! “We’re really excited”, says ACT’s Executive Director Talena Martinez. “This is the biggest show we have ever done!"

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Summer Camp Isn't Too Far Away!

We are very excited to begin preparations for eleven weeks of Summer Camp 2011!

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Spring Break Camp Enrolling Now!

Get Your Theater Fix this Spring Break!

Always a hit, this one-week variety camp is a great way to break into theater or brush up on your existing skills, all while making new friends. Spend the week doing what you love, weather it’s singing, dancing, creating stories or something else (see the list of great activities by clicking on the link above). ACTors will explore theater through various avenues and put together a show that highlights everybody’s awesome talents! On Friday, friends and family are invited to see the amazing performance.

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Sunday, February 13, 2011

Adam and the Bullshark Hoodies!

Austin Children’s Theater is proud to present this Summer’s Original Musical “ADAM AND THE BULLSHARK” written by Stella Maxwell.

Buy your Adam and the Bullshark Hoodie today!

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Friday, December 03, 2010

Sign Up Now - WinterACTion Break Camp!

Winter Break camp is a great way to break into theater. Have fun in the wonderland of theater! Play theater games, work on art projects, brush up on your dancing, singing and acting skills. [read more]
Friday, December 03, 2010

Narnia - The Musical takes the stage

Join us in this enchanted world filled with creatures and spirits of myth and magic, good and evil, knowledge and power. [read more]
Thursday, December 02, 2010

Special December PNO

Join us next Friday, December 10th, for a special PNO. We will gather at 4100 Red River at 6:30pm for a pizza dinner and a show at 7:30. After the show, we will meet the cast and take our pictures with them. [read more]
Thursday, August 05, 2010

"All the world's a stage..."

The week of July 26-30 had our terrific teachers and creative campers exploring the world of Shakespeare. They held brainstorming sessions to identify all that they knew about the bard – and it turns out that it was a lot more than you would imagine!

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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Summer Camp 2010 ACTion!

Can you believe we are more than half way through the summer?……..Neither can we!

So far this summer, we have created comedic scenes, taken a journey to Neverland, guest starred at a comic book convention, gone on a rock musical tour, proved to the world that we know we can dance and searched for treasure with pirates from another world.


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Tuesday, August 10, 2010

All pACT Up and Nowhere to Go

It’s moving time again…

Many of you remember the event that was the move from Hyde Park United Methodist to The Rosedale School. Well, we are now re-using those same boxes that carried our company here to carry us off into the unknown…

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Monday, November 23, 2009

WINTERactION Break Camp!

We are pleased to announce our WINTEResting Break Camp happening December 21-24. Check it out! [read more]
Monday, November 23, 2009

Twilight Trick-or-Treat


Calling all Ghosts, Goblins, and their families! Join us in costume for the Twilight Trick or Treat SATURDAY OCTOBER 24th at 4pm.

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Monday, August 17, 2009

Pajama Storytime!

Barnes & Noble supports the ACTion with a weekend long Book Fair Fundraiser! [read more]
Monday, August 17, 2009

FREE Audition Workshop

We invite you and your friends to attend our free audition workshop on Saturday, September 19th from 5:00-7:00 pm to prepare for GODSPELL jr. [read more]
Monday, August 17, 2009

FALL 2009 Classes are posted!

Finally! The Fall 2009 semester classes are posted and open for enrollments.

To enroll please call 512-927-6633.

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Monday, August 17, 2009


GODSPELL Jr. is the Fall 2009 Musical for ACT. [read more]
Friday, May 22, 2009

Summer Original Musical Reading

ACT will be hosting a table reading of our newest original musical, WELCOME TO CAMP KATCHIKOOTEE.

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Thursday, May 14, 2009

Bid in the Silent Auction Online!

ACT’s silent auction is online at! Get a jump start on the bidding for all the amazing items we have available! We will continue bidding through Saturday May 16th.

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