___6th-12th Grade Classes

Comedy Improv


Grades: 6th - 8th

Days: Saturdays 11:15-12:15pm

Dates: Saturdays - 9/23/17-12/16/17 (No class 9/30 and 11/25)

Tuition: Non-Member - $355; Member - $340

Teacher: Will Connell

Come join us for this fun, fast-paced improv class! With a focus on teamwork, students will explore the truth, honesty, and spontaneity that comes with both short and long form improvisation. Students will learn to react and respond to unexpected situations while building confidence and creativity.

Big Idea:

How can improv help me learn to react and respond to unexpected situations, build confidence and hone my creative abilities?


Skills learned:

  • Know and demonstrate how arts can communicate experiences, stories or emotions through the production of works in the arts.
  • Communicate a unifying theme or point of view through the production of works in the arts.


Coffeeshop Cabaret


Grades: 6th - 12th

Days: Sundays 3:30-5:00pm

Dates: 10/1/17-12/17/17 (No class 11/26)

Tuition: Non-Member - $405; Member - $385

Teacher: David T. Snyder

In this advanced musical theatre class, students will explore vocal techniques and what it means to perform a song. Students will be given a solo musical theatre piece to work on throughout the course. Through one-on-one coaching with the instructor and constructive feedback from the class, students will have a polished, performance-ready piece perfect for auditions, performances, and more. The class will culminate in a performance in our Black Box Theatre after the final class.

Big Idea:

How can I develop the skills I need to deliver a song in an honest and effective way as a musical theatre actor?


Skills learned:

  • Integrate and apply advanced vocabulary to the arts forms.
  • Demonstrate specific styles in combination through the production or performance of a unique work of art.
  • Analyze the effect of rehearsal and practice sessions.