CLASSES

CLASSES

Theatre Arlington’s Adult and Children’s Theatre School (A.C.T.S.) utilizes a progressive curriculum in order for students to build upon what they have learned in a previous class or level and reach their potential as students of theatre and the performing arts.
Class offerings in Private Voice, Dance and Piano add variety and opportunities for students to grow outside of traditional acting or musical theatre classes.


A.C.T.S. Important Dates

Fall Semester:   August 23-December 8, 2021
Spring Semester: January 10-April 27, 2022
Final Class Performances: May 2-4, 2022


FALL CLASSES

Fall 2021 Class Registration open through August 31st

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Creative Play
Ages 3 – 5
Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class /  $220 or $55 per month*
A focus and development of the imagination of the pre-school age child, using music and creative arts projects in order to make stories come alive.
Instructor: Daniel Hernandez
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Creative Dramatics
Ages 6 – 7
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $220 or $55 per month*
An introduction to the world of theater and performing through the use of games, activities, and creative play.
Students learn how to work and play together to put on a performance in which everyone plays an important part.
Instructor: Daniel Hernandez
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Musical Theatre
Ages 6-7
Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $220 or $55 per month*
An introduction to acting, dance and voice by teaching the basic environment and tools of the triple threat performer and how to use them.
 Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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Musical Theatre
Ages 8 – 10
Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*
An introduction to acting, dance and voice by teaching the basic environment and tools of the triple threat performer and how to use them.
 Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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Musical Theatre
Ages 11 – 13
Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*
An introduction to acting, dance and voice by teaching the basic environment and tools of the triple threat performer and how to use them.
This course is grouped by age. Please note: The teen class is focused on contemporary musicals and styles, and audition songs.
Instructor: Daniel Hernandez
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Acting One
Ages 8 – 12
Mondays, 4:30-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*
An introduction to the basics of theater, acting, auditioning, body and voice, imagination and experience, script, character history
and characterization, performing and developing related skills.
Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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Acting Two**
Ages 9 – 13
Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*
A review of the concepts learned in Acting I, and the learning of monologues, improvisation, characterization, auditioning techniques,
scene work, performing and developing related skills.
**Prerequisite: previous acting level or special permission from Education Director.
 Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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Acting for Teens**
Ages 13 – 18
Mondays, 6:00-7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*
An introduction to different genres of theater, as well as a historical base for performing and creating theater.
**Prerequisite: previous acting level or special permission from Education Director.
 Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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Improvisation / Physical Comedy
Ages 10 and up
Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 per month*

An exploration of Improvisation as a tool for performers and it’s use as a physical performer as well as a genre in its own right.
Students will learn to actively use their bodies, work on clowning routines and act off the top of their heads.

 Instructor: Tyler Thompson
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*Payment Information:

Please note that the total fee is broken in to equal monthly payments and is not by class.
A $35 registration fee holds your place in class.

Payments are due upon registration, Oct 1, Nov 1, Dec 1, Jan 1, Feb 1, Mar 1, and Apr 1.

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PRIVATE INSTRUCTION

Private instruction in Dance, Acting, Voice, Audition Prep and Piano is available for children and adults by appointment.
$30 per 1/2-hour lesson
Virtual & In-Person Private Instruction Available
For more information and to schedule lessons, email Education Associate, Maggie Younkin

Private instructors include: Cindy Honeycutt, Nik Blocker, Daniel Hernandez, Monica Dane, Maggie Younkin & Tyler Thompson
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