Youth Acting Classes

Garden Theatre 2019 Fall Education Guide

Garden Theatre’s youth acting classes provide students with a safe, fun, and supportive social community that will inspire them to love the arts.

Friday Night Improv: Grades 7-12

Build your skills and push your creativity to the limit! Train with expert improv professionals and learn how to be spontaneous, trust your instincts, work in the moment, and collaborate as a team. This four-week class is perfect for all skill levels.

Dates: August 23 – September 13 | 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Grades: 7 – 12 | Tuition: $120


Our Saturday morning classes give parents the opportunity to run errands or enjoy the Winter Garden Farmers’ Market feeling confident that your young actors are having the time of their lives, honing acting techniques, and making life-long friends.

Session 1

Jump into a magical world, dance with chimney sweeps, and fly a kite in this high-energy class that explores vocal techniques, character movement, and Broadway-style dance moves. Great for beginners to advanced performers!

Dates: September 7 – October 12, 2019 | 9:30 – 11:30 am
Grades: 3 – 6 | Tuition: $185

Session 2

Dates: October 19 – November 23, 2019 | 9:30 – 11:30 am
Grades: 1 – 3 | Tuition: $185

Bring your favorite animated characters to life through games, creative storytelling, songs, movement, and more.  Featuring exciting moments from popular movies, you’ll jump out of the toy box and onto the stage.


Get the Callback & Book the Show!

Dates: October 6 – 27, 2019 | 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Grades: 9 – 12 | Tuition: $140

In this four-week masterclass series, students will master the art of cold reading by analyzing the scene quickly, understanding the characters and their objectives/obstacles, and bringing authenticity and confidence to their auditions.  This Masterclass series will culminate in a cold reading audition experience, where students will receive feedback from a professional director in the theatre industry.