Stage 284 Youth Studio

Robust Theatre for All Ages

Stage 284’s Youth Studio provides classroom instruction in singing, dancing and acting, as well as technical elements of musical theater.

NEW! Stage 284 Youth Studio in now offering Private Instruction
Private Voice
Private Acting
Private Dance

Coming soon musical instrument private instruction and group classes!

After School Workshop

Grades 1-5
Session I: Where the Wild Things Are
September 25-October 30
Session II: Harry Potter
November 6-December 18 (no class 11/27)
Wednesdays, 12:45-5pm

Pick up at Winthrop Elementary School at 12:45pm is available
Stage 284 Youth Studio’s Wednesday Workshop introduces your theater enthusiast to the science of shows! Our top-notch team incorporates acting, singing and dance training, blocking and theater terminology into each workshop developing the skills necessary to succeed on stage in our Youth Company or Main Stage Programs. Each workshop has a theme to help us devise and create our own workshop performance for family and friends at the end of our 6 week session!
Team Members: Katie Clarke, Marci Johnson and James Turner
$245 per 6 week session

Curtain’s Up: Intermediate Workshop

Grades 6-8
September 25-October 30
November 6-December 18 (no workshop 11/27)
Wednesdays, 1:45-5pm

Stage 284 is excited to expand it’s after school workshop for 6th-8th graders! Jump on the bus and meet us at Stage 284 at The Community House! You’re in for a fun filled afternoon of acting, singing, improv and scene study. Build your theater resume and hone your skills through script analysis, characterization and the art of improv, with some musical theater and movement to keep you on your toes. Each session will have a specific theatrical focus to help you shine bigger and brighter on and off the stage. Some topics include, resume building, A great program for our Wednesday Workshop lovers or for budding thespians of all levels. Each 6 week program will end in a sharing session to showcase the skills we’ve been working on!
Team Members: Katie Clarke, Marci Johnson and James Turner
$200 per 6 week session

Be a Clown: Improv Workshop

Grades 5 and up
November 5-December 17 (no workshop 11/26)
Tuesdays, 3-5pm

Begin your improv journey with a variety of games and exercises designed to inspire creativity and improve your public speaking skills. Improvisation is a fundamental building block for any actor of any age. Explore the power of storytelling, think on your feet, and learn what makes improvisational comedy so hysterical and fun! Each class ends in a small showcase, where you will be able to share your new skills with friends and family!
Teacher James Turner
$90 per 6 week session

“Play-in-a-Day” Workshop

Grades 1-8
November 11
9am-5pm
Performance 5pm

November 30
Looking for a taste of theater for your young thespian but worried about the commitment of a full production schedule? Never fear! We have options for you. Come get a taste of theater magic and join us for an entire play in a day!
Fee: $75