August 19, 2015

Classes

ACT offers monthly classes featuring age-appropriate material for your child. Students learn everything from the basics of theatre to the overall production of a live performance. Our classes are a great place to start with ACT and find out more about you passion for there! To find out more specific information about our classes click here. To register click here.

Summer Performances & Classes (June-Aug)— ACT offers camp, classes and programs for kids of all ages in the summer. Our camp run Mon-Fri and have a new theme each week! From Princesses to Star Wars and Harry Potter to Musical Theatre there’s something for every kid! Each camp ends in a sharing day! We also special performances classes at the end of summer take a look below and click here to register

Saturday Classes (Sept-May)— ACT offers classes almost every Saturday of the school year. These classes are themed around different theatrical and literary ideas; our Saturday classes are a great way to learn new skills and practice some skills you’ve already gained.

After School Classes & Performance Groups (Sept-May)— ACT offers a verity of audition or script based groups. These groups allow actors to explore a specific style of theater and stretch themselves to learn and grow. These groups meet at a variety of dates and times for more information click the link below.

Our classes are listed below, they can be organized by date, grade, time, title, day of the week and more for your convince on this page only.

To sign up for classes please click here. The link takes you to Art-People, our new registration service. It will walk you through the process on how to register, you will need to create an account to register. If you’ve previously signed up for a class your information should just need a little bit of updating. This is a quick process. Our classes will be listed chronologically (January to December) on our registration site.

Notes About ACT Classes

  • Please print and bring receipt to first day of class.
  • Walk-ins not recommended.
  • If your class is in danger of being cancelled due to low registration, you will be notified 1-2 days prior to the start of the class of the possibility of cancellation. ACT reserves the right to cancel any class not meeting minimum enrollment.
  • You will be notified of cancellations and tuition will be refunded or credited.
  • Refunds are available up to seven days prior to the first day of class.
  • All refunds are subject to a $10 service charge.
  • Please see our FAQ for details.
Class Listing:
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Class
Age
Title
Description
Day
Dates
Time
Price
1ENSMBLEGr. 3-5EnsembleACT’s newest performance group is designed to be the perfect start to an actor’s education. Ensemble is an after school drama club for 3rd-5th graders is designed to share our love of theatre with your actor. The group will meet twice a week (Mon & Wed) for three weeks every month during the school year (starting in October), with one week off between sessions. The group will work on a different focus each session; past session focuses included Harry Potter, Charlie Brown, Dr. Suess, Disney Plays, A Seriers of Unfortuante Events, Diary of a Whimpy Kid, Chronicals of Narnia, Shel Silverstine and more. Please see below for this year's selections. The end of each session will include a sharing day for family and friends. This program will have rolling enrollment. If you register month by month the group is $90 a month, HOWEVER if you sign up for the entire year you receive a 50% discount making each month only $45!

Monthly Themes and Dates:
April 13-29: Holes
May 4-20: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
Mon & WedOct-May4p-5:30p$45/$90
605-01Pre-kDinoStories!Take a trip back in time to when Raptors, Pterodactyls, and T-Rexs ruled the earth! Each week we'll encounter new creatures and stories as we use Story Drama to act out DINOSTORIES!SaturdayMay 2-169a-10:30a$42
705-02Gr.1-3Prehistoric Adventures!Adventure is waiting for you! Join us as we travel back to a time of Dinosaurs! Let your imagination run wild as you join us for an epic Prehistoric Adventure!SaturdayMay 2-169a-11a$52
1205-03Gr. 4-6The Magic of Improv!Improv is a fun, fast paced, and energetic form of acting is great way to learn how to create characters, form relationships, and achieve your goals! PLUS you get to be a silly as you can!SaturdayMay 2-1611a-1p$52
1305-047-12 gr.MonologuesLearning to perform a stellar monologue is a necessity for any actor! Learn how to breakdown and prepare a monologue for classroom, stage, and auditions!SaturdayMay 2-1611a-1p$52
14AUD 44th gr. and upAudition WorkshopGet ready for the upcoming season by sharpening your audition skills! This workshop will help you put your best foot forward! Help prepare for our fall musical auditions on June 1 & 2!ThursdayMay 28th4p-6p$35.00
1506-01-1pre-kFairy Tales and FablesThe stories of Hans Christian Anderson, the Brothers Grimm, and Aesop's Fables contain a rich history of stories that have stood the test of time. Get acquainted with these classics through the fun of story drama!Mon-FriJune 22-269a-10:30a$73
1606-01-2Gr. 1-3First Stage: Mini, Mini, Musical!The tradition of kicking off summer classes with FirstStage continues with a mini, mini, musical! The class will share a presentation of a mini, mini musical on the last day of class. Please bring a sack lunch.Mon-FriJune 22-269a-12n$140
1706-01-3Gr.4-6The DescendantsIf you are the son or daughter of a villain, does that necessarily make YOU one? With the help of Mal, Evie, and the other Descendants, you can find a voice of your own!Mon-FriJune 22-2611a-1p$88
1807-01-1Gr. 1-3Improv in the Outdoor Classroom!Join us for a cool morning of improv fun and games! This class will be held at ACT's new outdoor classroom!Mon-ThursJune 29-July 29a-11a$64
1907-01-2Gr 4-6Theatre SportsCome out of the hot sun and into the ACT studio for cool improv and Theatre Games!Mon-ThursJune 29-July 212n-2p$64
2007-01-3Gr 7-12Spontaneous Combustion & Sparks CampCome out of the hot sun and into the ACT Studio for cool improv and theater games! This class will be taught by our Improv director Josh Darby and CAN serve as an audition for Sparks or Spontaneous CombustionMon-ThursJune 29-July 22p-4p$64
2107-02-1Gr. Pre-1Superheroes!Join us as we fly into a week of costumes, capes, masks, super powers! Spend a week with us saving the world!Mon-FriJuly 6-109a-10:30a$7
2207-02-2Gr. Pre-1Princess AcademyEnroll in ACT's Princess Academy! You will learn how be the best Princess you can be! At the end, there will be an official ceremony where you will be crowned a certified Princess!Mon-FriJuly 6-109a-10:30a$73
2307-02-3Gr 2-3Princess AcademyEnroll in ACT's Princess Academy! You will learn how be the best Princess you can be! At the end, there will be an official ceremony where you will be crowned a certified Princess!Mon-FriJuly 6-109a-11a$88
2407-02-4Gr 2-3Superheroes!Join us as we fly into a week of Costumes, capes, masks, super powers and more as we spend a week saving the world!Mon-FriJuly 6-1011a-1p$88
2507-02-5Gr 4-6Heroes and VillainsFor every hero there is a villain, for every villain there is a conflict, and with every conflict comes a fantastic story! Let's create some stories of good vs. evil!Mon-FriJuly 6-1011a-1p$88
2607-02-6Gr 7-12MelodramaMelodrama is one of the oldest and silliest forms of acting, and one of the few times you are given permission to "over- act"! Learn all you can about this crazy form of performing!Mon-FriJuly 6-102p-4p$88
2707-03-1Gr. Pre-1The Magical world of Harry PotterWhether your favorite is Ron, Harry, or Hermione, this is a great chance to for you to build a colorful character!Mon-FriJuly 13-179a-10:30a$73
2807-03-2Gr 2-3Welcome to HogwartsFrom Transfigurations to Defense Against the Dark Arts, from Potions to Quidditch, there are many things to explore inside Hogwarts!Mon-FriJuly 13-1711a-1p$88
2907-03-3Gr 4-6Welcome to HogwartsFrom Transfigurations to Defense Against the Dark Arts, from Potions to Quidditch, there are many things to explore inside Hogwarts!Mon-FriJuly 13-1711a-1p$88
3007-03-4Gr 7-12Advanced Wizardry: A Scene StudyAre you a fan of the Harry Potter series? You will have a chance to immerse yourself in the wonderful scenes and characters of the books and films in this class!Mon-FriJuly 13-172p-4p$88
31SOSAge 6 and UpSpectrum on Stage: Heroes Like MeSpectrum on Stage Summer Spectacular is a two week summer program for students on the autism. Spectrum. This summer's performance is Heroes Like Me. It is an inclusive new musical for performers of all abilities!! Please contact julie@actstaff.org for more informationMon-FriJuly 20-312p-4p$20
3207-04-1Gr. Pre-1A Galaxy Far, Far AwayJoin Finn, Poe, Rey, Luke, Leia, Han, Obi-Wan, Qui-Gon, Padme and all your friends from a galaxy far, far away are ready and waiting for adventure. All they need is your imagination to bring them life! Join us and help save the universe from the dark side!Mon-FriJuly 20-249a-10:30a$73
3307-04-2Gr 2-3Jedi AcademyEnroll in ACT's Jedi Academy! You will learn the ways of a Jedi Knight and become one of the Allies of the Republic. At the end of the Academy, there will be an official ceremony where you will be declared an official Jedi Knight!Mon-FriJuly 20-2411a-1p$88
3407-04-3Gr 4-6Jedi AcademyEnroll in ACT's Jedi Academy! You will learn the ways of a Jedi Knight and become one of the Allies of the Republic. At the end of the Academy, there will be an official ceremony where you will be declared an official Jedi Knight!Mon-FriJuly 20-2411a-1p$88
3507-04-4Gr 7-12Star Wars Stage CombatNo Jedi Knight would be successful without combat skills! Bring your light saber and desire to take your Jedi Knight to new level of excellence!Mon-FriJuly 20-242p-4p$88
3607-05-1pre-kSing your StoryEveryone loves a song that tells a story! In this class you will explore the unique characters in songs that tell a story.Mon-FriJuly 27-319a-10:30a$73
3707-05-2Gr 1-3Introduction to Musical TheatreThis class is your introduction to Musical Theatre. Here you will lay the foundation to sing, act, and dance your way to the top!Mon-FriJuly 27-319a-11a$88
3807-05-3Gr 4-7Stardust CampThis Musical Theatre camp is taught by our show choir directors Adrienne Shields, this camp serves as a fun, fancy and musical way to introduce your student to theatre and serves as an audition for ACT’s Musical Theatre Performance Group StardustMon-FriJuly 27-3111a-1p$88
3907-05-4Gr 8-12Encore CampThis Musical Theatre camp is taught by our show choir directors Adrienne Shields, this camp serves as a fun, fancy and musical way to introduce your student to theatre and serves as an audition for ACT’s Musical Theatre Performance Group StardustMon-FriJuly 27-312p-4p$88
4008-01-1Gr. 4-12SummerStage: Madagascar -- A Musical AdventureIt's time for SummerStage! ACT's celebration of the end of summer. Come join us for the fast paced fun of creating a full musical in 2 weeks! ACT is the only place where you can do a full musical this summer! Join us for one of our most popular classes as this year we spend our summer break with the characters of Madagascar -- A Musical Adventure! The camp ends with 2 public performances August 14th and 15th. Please bring a sack lunch.Mon-FriAug 3-1510a-4p249
4108-02-1Gr. PreKPreStage: The Paper Bag PrincessOur performance class for our pre-k actors! This year's presentation will be The Paper Bag Princess. This short production will be a part of our SummerStage Weekend, August 14th.Mon-FriAug 10-149a-11a$88
4208-02-2Gr. 1-3Rascal's Revue: Dr. Seuss TalesOur performance class for our young actors! This yea we will be presenting a collection of Dr. Seuss Tales. This short production will be a part of our SummerStage Weekend, August 15th. Please bring a sack lunch.Mon-SatAug 10-1512:30p-3:30p140
4308-03-1Gr. PreKTales From the Pride Land!Join Simba, Nala, Zazu, and all their friends as we adventure through the pride land and figure out just what it takes to be king!Mon-FriAug 17-219a-10:30a$73
4408-03-2Gr. 1-3Shakespeare for Kids at the Outdoor Classroom!This class is a kid-friendly introduction to Shakespeare! We'll use the Bard's work to participate in creative play and learn basic acting skills. Teaching Artists from the Rude Mechanicals will make this a fun and energetic way to discover how awesome Shakespeare can be!Mon-FriAug 17-219a-11a$88
4508-03-3Gr. 4-6Shakespeare for Kids!This class is a kid-friendly introduction to Shakespeare! We'll use the Bard's work to participate in creative play and learn basic acting skills. Teaching Artists from the Rude Mechanicals will make this a fun and energetic way to discover how awesome Shakespeare can be!Mon-FriAug 17-2111a-1p$88
4608-03-4Gr. 7-12Living ShakespeareWe will work with Shakespeare's plays to help students overcome "Shakesfear" and to prove that the Bard can be relevant and exciting! Teaching Artists from The Rude Mechanicals will make this a fun and energetic way to discover how awesome Shakespeare can be.Mon-FriAug 17-2111a-1p$88
4708-03-5Gr. 7-12Troupers and Super Troupers WorkshopIn this very special workshop, you will learn the art of ensemble acting with ACT's very own Troupers and Super Troupers Director Julie Schroeder! You will discover what this group is all about, and on the last day, if you wish to join, auditions will be held!Mon-FriAug 17-212p-4p$88

To sign up for classes please click here.