Welcome to Higher Impact Entertainment’s Mascot Training Camp! Calling all middle school, high school, college, professional, and aspiring mascots! If you’re eager to bring your mascot character to life and take your performance to the next level, you’ve come to the right place. Our lead Mascot Training Camp Instructor and Mascot Guru, Jerome Bartlett, brings a wealth of experience from his time as a former New Braunfels High School mascot, Texas State University National Champion mascot, Official NCAA mascot, Round Rock Express mascot, San Antonio Missions mascot, San Antonio Rampage, San Antonio Spurs mascot, and currently still works and performs in professional sports today.
At Higher Impact Entertainment’s MASCOT TRAINING CAMP, we offer the perfect opportunity for performers to learn the basics of mascot performer training. Whether you’re a seasoned mascot or just starting out, our camp provides a comprehensive curriculum to enhance your skills, antics, and performance. Get ready to “Impress” your fans with the tips and tricks you’ll acquire, and master the art of interaction and activation to “Motivate” your fans to cheer on your team.
Our camp is designed to ensure a “Positive” reflection of your team’s values through skit development and learning new routines. During the camp, we’ll work closely with performers to provide continuous support and guidance, even after the camp ends. Our goal is to help each performer “Achieve” improvement in their performance and entertainment abilities, fostering the confidence necessary to represent their organization with “Courage.”
We emphasize the importance of teamwork and collaboration, as working “Together” creates the highest quality product for fans to enjoy. Performers will also learn the essential “dos and don’ts” of mascotting, gaining valuable knowledge and insights from industry experts.
Maintenance and cleaning are key aspects of mascot performance, and our camp covers the best tips and tricks to save on cleaning costs and eliminate smelly complaints. Additionally, each performer will receive exclusive one-on-one training sessions, tailored to highlight their unique talents and develop new skills.
Our Mascot Training Camp covers a wide range of topics, including:
- Character Development: Discover how to create a captivating and memorable mascot character.
- Audience Activation: Learn techniques to engage and energize the crowd during games and events.
- In-Crowd Interaction: Master the art of connecting with fans and creating unforgettable moments.
- Health and Fitness: Understand the importance of maintaining physical well-being as a mascot performer.
- Skit Development: Develop entertaining skits that resonate with your team’s values and entertain the audience.
- Costume Cleaning, Maintenance, and Repairs: Gain insights into effective costume care to keep your mascot looking fresh.
- Props and Signage: Learn how to effectively incorporate props and signage into your performances.
- Performance Skills: Enhance your overall performance abilities through specialized training.
- Community Appearances: Discover the impact of community involvement and how to make a positive difference.
- Marketing Strategies: Learn how to leverage your mascot’s presence for effective marketing and branding.
- Mascot Social Media: Understand the power of social media and how to utilize it to engage with fans.
Whether you’re seeking a full camp experience or prefer personalized one-on-one mascot training workshops, Higher Impact Entertainment is here to help you elevate your mascot performance to new heights. Join us and embark on an exciting journey of growth and success in the world of mascot entertainment.