Young Actor Programs Winter, 2020

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Playhouse Theatre Academy is dedicated to offering professional theatre programs for emerging artists of all ages and abilities. All students will learn from expert faculty who will share their exceptional abilities and love of theatre. Managed by Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc., Playhouse Theatre Academy is able to provide access to professional artists, productions and opportunities through our affiliation with Playhouse on Park. Whether your goal is to be a professional actor or to explore your imagination and creativity in a new way, the Playhouse Theatre Academy is a home for quality theatre instruction.

In our ongoing efforts to offer safe and engaging programming to our community, we are offering multiple options for our students to take classes! Our 8-week sessions will be structured with live online classes, instructor videos and feedback, and optional in person classes. Watch our website for additional programming to be announced soon. Moms and Dads, inquire today about adult programming.

AGES 4-6
Creative Kids!

Mondays 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Winter Session: 12/14, 12/21, 1/4, 1/11, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15

Class Description: Welcome to the world of theatre! Children will explore their creativity through imaginative play and ensemble games. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. Kindergarten prerequisite, but children ages 4 and older who have attended pre-k are welcome to register with approval. Share Day on the final class over Zoom for family and friends!

Option 1: Online, virtual classes and instructor videos and feedback
Option 2: Online with 4 in person classes and instructor videos and feedback

Tuition: $135, with $15 registration fee


Online Registration Form

AGES 7-12
Young Actors Improv - Creating Characters

Wednesdays, 5:00 - 6:00pm
Winter Session: 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 12/23, 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27

Class Description: Come learn the basics of improv comedy and create your own characters! In this class, students will rehearse and perform sketch comedy and improvisation games. Learn how to enhance you creativity, build confidence, and explore your imagination through characters and relationship. Share Day on the final class over Zoom for family and friends!


Option 1: Online, virtual classes and instructor videos and feedback
Option 2: Online with 4 in person classes and instructor videos and feedback

Tuition: $135, with $15 registration fee


Online Registration Form

AGES 7-12
Advanced Young Actors: Perform a Play

Thursdays: 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Year-long class: Meets Nov 5, 12, 19, Dec 3, 10, 17, Jan 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22, 29, May 6, 13

Class Description: This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and performance utilizing the fundamentals of acting. Create, rehearse, and perform an original one-act piece that culminates in an end-of-year performance. Students must have taken two sessions of Creative Kids or Young Actors classes to register. There will be a performance on the final class (format TBD) for family and friends!

Option 1: Online, virtual classes and instructor videos and feedback
Option 2: Online with 12 in person classes and instructor videos and feedback

Tuition: $350, with $15 registration fee

Online Registration Form