Drama Classes for Ages 6–12

Kids in this age range thrive on the creative environment of acting classes, and love to play characters and put on plays. Every course ends in a class performance for family and friends. Theatre classes for children open them to all sorts of ways to be expressive and creative. Have fun with musical theatre, acting, improv, movie makers, and more.

A voyage of discovery for crafty cats ages 5 and 6. A great way to have fun making theatre magic while developing verbal and social skills. Students will make puppets out of all kinds of materials, and create stories and voices to bring their characters to life.

FALL 22 weeks $375

FPMA
Saturday 9–10 am
Sept 21 – March 21

SPRING 10 weeks $235

SPMA
Saturday 10–11 am
April 18 – June 27

Build your acting skills through drama games, character exercises, acting out scenes and stories, and improvisation.

  • After 10 weeks, guests are invited to an open class.
  • Every 22 week course ends in a class performance.

The benefits of this class include cooperation, imagination, and discovering the power of stories. Join the fun of learning and performing together with new friends who love to act, just like you!

We encourage actors to grow in this course over several sessions. With new friends and variety of age-suitable stories, scripts, and skills, it’s never the same course twice!

Ages 6 & 7

FALL 22 weeks $350

FJ1A.1 
Saturday 10–11 am
Sept. 21 – March 21

FJ1A.2
Saturday 1:15–2:15 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

FJ1E.4
Wednesday 5–6 pm
Sept. 25 – March 18

FALL 10 weeks $210

FJ1A.3
Saturday 2:35–3:35 pm
Sept. 21 – Nov. 30

WINTER 10 weeks $210

WJ1A.3
Saturday 2:35–3:35 pm
Jan. 11 – March 21

SPRING 10 weeks $210

SJ1A.1
Saturday 11:20am –12:20 pm
April 18 – June 27

SJ1A.2
Saturday 12:25-1:25 pm
April 18 – June 27

SJ1C.3
Monday 5:10–6:10 pm
April 13 – June 22

Ages 8 & 9

FALL 22 weeks $350

FJ2A.1
Saturday 10:30–11:30 am
Sept. 21 – March 21

FJ2C.3
Monday 5–6 pm
Sept. 16 – March 16

FJ2E.4
Wednesday 6:05–7:05 pm
Sept. 25 – March 18

FALL 10 weeks $210

FJ2A.2
Saturday 3:40–4:40 pm
Sept. 21 – Nov. 30

WINTER 10 weeks $210

WJ2A.2
Saturday 3:40–4:40 pm
Jan. 11 – March 21

WJ2F.5
Thursday 5–6 pm
Jan. 16 – March 19

SPRING 10 weeks $210

SJ2A.1
Saturday 10:15 –11:15 am
April 18 – June 27

SJ2A.2
Saturday 11:35 am–12:35 pm
April 18 – June 27

SJ2C.3
Monday 6:15 –7:15 pm
April 13 – June 22

Ages 10–12

FALL 22 weeks $350

FJ3A.1
Saturday 3:30-4:30 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

FJ3A.2
Saturday 4:20-5:20 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

FJ3C.3
Monday 6:05–7:05 pm
Sept. 16 – March 16

FALL 10 weeks $210

FJ3A.3
Saturday 4:45–5:45 pm
Sept. 21 – Nov. 30

FJ3F.4
Thursday 6:05–7:05 pm
Sept. 26 – Dec. 5

WINTER 10 weeks $210

WJ3A.3
Saturday 4:45–5:45 pm
Jan. 11 – March 21

WJ3F.4
Thursday 6:05–7:05 pm
Jan. 16 – March 19

SPRING 10 weeks $210

SJ3A.1
Saturday 1:30–2:30 pm
April 18 – June 27

SJ3C.2
Monday 7:20–8:20 pm
April 13 – June 22

Advanced actor training and performance of a scripted play.

If you’ve built a strong foundation in acting skills, and are ready to LEVEL UP, Showtime! is the class for you. Advance your skills in improvisation and voice training while rehearsing a scripted play to perform for an invited audience at the end of the year.

Prerequisite: minimum 20 weeks of Acting for Ages 6-12

FALL 22 weeks $380

Ages 8–10

FST1A.1
Saturday 10–11:15 am
Sept. 21 – March 21

Ages 10–12

FST1A.2
Saturday 4:25–5:40 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

SPECIALTY CLASSES for Ages 8-12

These classes give the experienced acting student a chance to specialize in a particular format or style of theatre. Find one that suits you and take it twice or more, or try them all!

Work on both sides of the camera under the guidance of a professional filmmaker and gain hands-on experience in the many aspects of video production. Actor, director or videographer . . . try on all these hats and see which one fits best! Class projects will be posted on MTYP’s Vimeo account so you can share them with your friends and watch them anytime you want.

Prerequisite: minimum 20 weeks of acting for ages 6-12

Recommended Prerequisite:  Showtime!

FALL 22 weeks $425

Ages 9 & 10

FMM1A
Saturday 11:05 am–12:35 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

Ages 11 & 12

FMM2A
Saturday 12:40–2:10 pm
Sept. 21 – March 21

Discover the vibrant art of stop-motion animation. Create characters from modeling clay and get ready to transform your concept into a finished film. Not just for actors, this course is for anyone who likes to draw, sculpt, or build models. Class projects will be posted on MTYP’s Vimeo account so you can share them with your friends and watch them any time you want.

Prerequisite:  minimum 20 weeks of Acting for Ages 6-12

SPRING Only 10 weeks $260

Ages 10–12

SAAA
Saturday 11:30 am–1 pm
April 18 – June 27

Get ready to experience the thrill of improvisation:  theatre that’s made up on the spot! Learn theatre sports, storytelling games, and short form improv techniques. Improv is fun to learn, a blast to watch, and it builds your acting skills.

Prerequisite: minimum 20 weeks of Acting for Ages 6-12

Recommended prerequisite: Showtime!

FALL Only 22 weeks $400

FJIC
Monday 7:10-8:40 pm
Sept. 16 – March 16

Do you want to develop your acting chops? Are you interested in landing parts in plays, movies, and TV shows? If you said “yes” to any of these questions, Actor’s Workshop is right for you. Build your actor’s toolkit by training in mime, movement, voice, scenework, and audition monologues. It’s a great way to have fun bringing your skills to the next level.

Prerequisite: minimum 20 weeks of Acting for Ages 6-12

Recommended Prerequisite: Showtime!

SPRING Only 10 weeks $250

SAWA
Saturday 1:30–3 pm
April 18 – June 27

MUSICAL THEATRE FOR AGES 7-12

Every Fall Session musical theatre class will perform on stage as part of the Musical Theatre Gala Recital on March 12, 13, and 14, 2020 on the MTYP mainstage.

Does your child burst into song and dance whenever company arrives? Especially designed for children age 7 and 8 who would love the chance to perform, this course combines songs, stories, and creative movement.

FALL 22 weeks $395

FMAA.1
Saturday 9–10 am
Sept. 21 – Gala Recital March 13 & 14

FMAC.2
Monday 5:30–6:30 pm
Sept. 16 – Gala Recital March 12 & 14

FMAF.3
Thursday 6–7 pm
Sept. 26 – Gala Recital March 12 & 14

SPRING 10 weeks $230

SMAA.1
Saturday 10:20–11:20 am
April 18 – June 27

Have you been dreaming of Broadway? Start here with a course for those who are up for the challenge of acting, singing and dancing — all at the same time! Come share the fun of learning choreography and performing chorus numbers from great musicals.

FALL 22 weeks $495

FMT1A.1
Saturday 10:05–11:35 am
Sept. 21 – Gala Recital March 13 & 14

FMT1A.2
Saturday 1:15–2:45 pm
Sept. 21 – Gala Recital March 13 & 14

FMT1C.3
Monday 6:30–8 pm
Sept. 16 – Gala Recital March 12 & 14

FMT1F.4
Thursday 7:05–8:35 pm
Sept. 26 – Gala Recital March 12 & 14

SPRING 10 weeks $285

SMT1A.1
Saturday 11:30 am–1 pm
April 18 – June 27

Do you enjoy big musical numbers and working with an ensemble of energetic actors, singers and dancers? This course is designed for students who have experience in this style of theatre and want to take on bigger challenges in voice, acting, and choreography.

Prerequisite: Musical Theatre Level 1 • Ages 9-12

FALL 22 weeks $495

FMT2A
Saturday 11:40 am–1:10 pm
Sept. 21 – Gala Recital March 13 & 14

FMT2D
Tuesday 5:30–7 pm
Oct. 8 – Gala Recital March 12 & 14

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