Camps & Classes

ACT offers a variety of classes and programs for the aspiring performer. We have two annual classes, Beginning ACTing Workshop and Monologues & More which teaches theater performance basics.

Athens Creative Theatre also offers two week summer performance camps for campers ages 8-12 who are are interested in being a part of a live stage production. Campers learn the basics of stage direction, characterization, and theater etiquette. During their two weeks at ACT they will go through the entire process of performing from audition to opening night. Each two week performance camp wraps up with a live performance of the campers' play.


Monologues & More


Classes for the cognitively challenged will use simple monologues, readers’ theater skits, and improvisational scenarios to explore the benefits of drama, discover different emotional responses, and build self-esteem and confidence.

  • Ages: Teens and Adults
  • Program Date: Tuesdays, January 10th-February 14th, 2017
  • Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
  • Fee: $30 ACC resident; $40 Non-resident
  • Location: Quinn Hall at Memorial Park, 706-613-3628

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Beginning ACTing Workshop


This six-week workshop uses simple monologues, readers’ theater skits, and improvisation to explore the benefits of drama. Discover different emotional responses to everyday and extraordinary circumstances, build self-esteem, and utilize role playing as a way of understanding another point of view.

  • Ages: 8-12
  • Program Date: Thursdays, January 12th-February 16th, 2017
  • Time: 4:30 p.m .- 5:30 p.m.
  • Fee: $83 ACC resident; $124.50 Non-resident
  • Location: Quinn Hall at Memorial Park, 706-613-3628
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Teen Encore Camps


A one week day camp for teens ages 13-18 centered around learning the basics of technical theatre. participants will learn theatre etiquette, basic sound/light board operation, prop shop safety and set building techniques. Students will work as a team to execute a number of technical theatre tasks, develop communication skills and technical disciplines. 

  • Ages:  13-18
  • Program Dates: June 5-9, 2017 / July 10-14
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fees (per one week session): $75 ACC resident; $112.50
  • Location: Quinn Hall at Memorial Park, 706-613-3628 

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Musical Theatre Performance Program

"The Stories of Scheherazade the Musical"

A two week day camp taking students through the the musical theater process from audition to performance. Campers will learn theater basics, how to work from a script, how to take stage directions, memorization skills, and characterization with our skilled instructors. Students will go through the entire theatrical performance process culminating in a live production the final day of camp for a live audience.

  • Ages: 8-12
  • Program Date: Monday - Friday, June 12-23 2017
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fee: $173 ACC resident; $260 Non-resident
  • Location: Quinn Hall at Memorial Park, 706-613-3628
  • Registration: Auditions for acceptance, April 1st, 2017 8am-10am at Quinn Hall (Memorial Park); Registration on April 8th, 2017

Theatre Performance Camp


"The Emperor's New Clothes"

A two week day camp taking students through the the theater process from audition to performance. Campers will learn theater basics, how to work from a script, how to take stage directions, memorization skills, and characterization with our skilled instructors. Students will go through the entire theatrical performance process culminating in a live production the final day of camp for a live audience.

  • Ages: 8-12
  • Program Date: Monday - Friday, July 17-28 2017
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fee: $173 ACC resident; $260 Non-resident
  • Location: Quinn Hall at Memorial Park, 706-613-3628
  • Registration: Auditions for acceptance, April 1st, 2017 8am-10am at Quinn Hall (Memorial Park); Registration on April 8th, 2017
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