Arts-In-Reach (AIR)

Free Summer Youth Theater Camps


Sponsored by the Missouri Arts Council and Stray Dog Theatre.




Students ages 7-15 have a great time creating their own play in a week!
 This camp integrates the dynamic aspects of theatre (reading, writing, designing and performing) through age- and ability-appropriate activities to promote total development. Each camp will conclude with a staged production for family and friends. Pack a lunch… we provide the rest!


June 9 - 13

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Tower Grove Abbey
2336 Tennessee Ave.

August 4 - 8

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Tower Grove Abbey
2336 Tennessee Ave.

Space is limited.

Register by calling (314) 865-1995


Free Summer Youth Theater Camps


Sponsored by the City of Saint Louis Playtime Recreation Department.




Playtime Recreation and Arts-In-Reach (AIR), a community outreach initiative of Stray Dog Theatre, are proud to present youth ages 8 to 15 an introduction to the performing arts. Professional staff will guide the creative process in which students will participate in hands-on script writing, acting exercises, costume design, and set construction. Each two-week summer camp will conclude with a staged production for family and friends.



June 16 - 27

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Demetrius Johnson Charitable Foundation
724 Union

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Demetrius Johnson Charitable Foundation
724 Union

July 7 - 18

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Mt. Tabor United Church of Christ
6520 Arsenal Street

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Tower Grove Abbey
2336 Tennessee Ave.

July 21 - August 1

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Tower Grove Baptist Church
4257 Magnolia Ave

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Tower Grove Abbey
2336 Tennessee Ave.

For more information about enrollment, call City of Saint Louis Parks & Recreation office: (314) 289-5367.