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.


IMPORTANT DATES

Fall Semester: September 11 – December 6, 2023
Spring Semester: January 22 – April 10, 2024
End of Semester Showcases: December 4-6, 2023 & April 8-10, 2024


 Spring Courses 2024

Registration opens December 1 and closes January 26.

All students must meet the age requirement by the first day of class.

Welcome to Wicked: Musical Theatre for Teens
Ages 13-18
Mondays, 4:30-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class /  $340 or $85 x 4 installments per semester*
Join us in Oz for an experience that will transform you as an actor, singer, and dancer! In this course teens will learn and build on the foundational skills of a triple threat performer including acting, dance, voice, basic music theory, characterization, theater vocabulary, performing, and more, all while exploring characters, styles, and materials from the hit Broadway Musical, Wicked! New and experienced performers alike will benefit from this class.
Instructor: Leslie Jones
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Stage Survivor: Foundations of Acting for 8 – 12
Ages 8-12
Mondays, 6:00-7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 x 4 installments per semester*

Suit up for a journey like no other, where students will collaborate as well as compete to collect the necessary tools to survive the stage. In this upbeat course, new and experienced performers alike will explore their body, voice, and imagination as they are introduced to script analysis, character development, and the foundations of performance.
Instructor: John Marshall
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Under the Sea: Musical Theater for 8 – 12 Year Olds
Ages 8 – 12
Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85 
x 4 installments per semester
*
“Dive” into the world of acting, singing, and dancing in this upbeat musical theatre course. Students will learn the foundational skills of a triple threat performer, including acting, dance, voice, basic music theory, characterization, theater vocabulary, performing, and more, all while exploring characters and materials from the classic Broadway Musical, The Little Mermaid! New and experienced performers alike will benefit from this class.
Instructor for Section #1: Libby Hawkins
Instructor for Section #2: Hayden Casey
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Find Your Voice: Musical Theatre for 6 – 7 Year Olds
Ages 6 – 7
Tuesdays, 6:00-7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class /  $220 or $55 x 4 installments per semester*
Come one, come all, for a fun-filled journey of finding your unique voice and presence on the stage! In this interactive course, students will learn the foundational skills of a triple threat performer, including acting, singing, dancing, characterization, confidence, and more.
Instructor: Kaylee Killingsworth
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Step-Up Your Scene Work: Partner Acting for Teens
Ages 13 – 18
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:30
$35 registration fee to reserve place in class / $340 or $85
x 4 installments per semester*
In this foundational course, young actors will be challenged to look beyond themselves onstage and develop the necessary skills to be a supportive, safe, and successful scene partner. Teens will be equipped with tools such as script analysis, character development, active listening, and collaboration techniques. New and experienced performers alike will benefit from this class.
Instructor: Heather Moore
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Music and Movement for 3 – 5 Year Olds
Ages 3 – 5
Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30
 $35 registration fee to reserve place in class /  $220 or $55 x 4 installments per semester*
Sing and dance along with us in this play-based introduction to the world of theatre. This upbeat course gives young children a chance to explore their creativity through music, games, activities, movement, and performing. Students will learn how to work and play together to put on a performance in which everyone plays an important part. 
Instructor: Raquel Wands
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Exploring the Stage: Acting for 6 – 7 Year Olds
Ages 6 – 7
Wednesdays 5:30 – 6:30
 $35 registration fee to reserve place in class /  $220 or $55 x 4 installments per semester*
Pack your bags for a fun-filled adventure through the theatre! Young actors will explore the world of the stage using their voice, body, and imagination. Through games, activities, collaboration, and more, students will gain confidence as people and as performers.
Instructor: John Marshall
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PRIVATE INSTRUCTION

Private in-person instruction in Dance, Acting, Voice, Audition Prep and Piano is available for children and adults by appointment.
We are currently offering a deal for three Vocal Audition Prep lessons for $120

For more information and to schedule lessons, email Education Director, Cassie Chisum
Private instructors include: Heather Moore, Daniel Hernandez, & Libby Hawkins

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For information on Theatre Arlington’s Adults & Children’s Theater School,
please email Education Director, Cassie Chisum – cassie@theatrearlington.org
or call 817.261.9628 ext. 205