Classes & Workshops

At Studio East, youth ages 4 through 19 are given the tools they need to succeed. Theater training builds confidence, responsibility, teamwork and leadership skills—talents students will take with them wherever they go!

This Winter we are offering online classes only and are excited to stay connected with all of you in this way. The power and presence of the performing arts is alive as ever at Studio East, even through a computer screen. With your continued support, we truly believe that WE GOT THIS. The safety of our students and families is our number one priority and we encourage you to take a look at our Zoom Safety Statement for more information about the precautions we are taking online.

Registration is now completely online! See the class schedule in the dropdown below. For more information about our classes including descriptions and registration, click the Register button.

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Classes

Our Quarterly Theater Classes offer Fall, Winter, Mini-Winter and Spring sessions each year. Offerings include acting, dance, and music classes with a variety of themes and focuses for preschool through high school students. Our dedicated Instructors provide high-quality theater education, whether you are looking at drama as part of your curriculum or as a creative outlet. Arts Education benefits include building self-esteem and confidence, interpersonal skills, creativity, responsibility, and so much more.

If you have an idea for a class that you do not see offered, contact the Education Director – if you have at least six students and we have the space and the Instructor, you can create your own class!

Age exceptions are only made by permission of the Education Director.

Winter After School Classes

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1st-2ndPlay Creation: Stuffies UniteONLINETHURS1/28-4/12/11, 2/184:30-6:00PMGrab all your stuffies and toys: it's time to create theatre in our bedrooms! Through dramatic play, improvisation, and imagination games we will explore drama technique and acting skills in this fun, lively remote acting class. Then we'll work together to create our own amazing original play to be performed virtually by our intrepid actors and their stuffed sidekicks.More Info
1st-2ndBroadway Kids: AnnieONLINEMON1/25-3/222/155:00-6:30PMIn this mini-musical, students learn basic rehearsal techniques and vocabulary as they put together a show! This original script based on "Annie" features enough roles for every student and songs from the hit musical. We will work with a script, rehearse our play, and record it to share with our friends and family!
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3rd-5thActing1: Creating CharactersONLINEMON1/25-3/222/155:30-7:00PM** This class is full.**
The actor's job is to bring a character to life. Having the tools to build a character are crucial skills for any actor. This class will help students build and create distinct, memorable characters, and apply them to scenes and monologues. This will give them techniques that can be used on any scripted material that they are working with, be it a monologue for an audition, or performing a character on stage.
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3rd-5thImprovONLINETUES1/26-3/232/164:30-6:00PMEight weeks of improvisational acting fun! We will learn about the different tenents of improvisation as wellas staying in the moment while working collaboratively to "say yes" through a variety of improv games. More Info
6th-12thOne Act PlayONLINETUES1/26-3/23
2/165:00-6:30PMPerform a scripted one act play complete with costumes and props! Students will develop a deeper understanding of stage fundamentals and character development through dynamic and fun exercises. We will work with a script, rehearse our play, and record it to share with our friends and family!More Info
6th-12thActing 2: Acting TechniquesONLINETHURS1/28-4/12/11, 2/185:00-6:30PMThis 8-week class is an introduction to acting techniques that build the foundation for growth. Be introduced to Meisner, Viewpoints, Uta Hagen, Chekhov and Laban - core acting techniques that will help you create believable characters on stage.More Info

Homeschool Classes

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Workshops

Workshops at Studio East are a great way to learn new skills in one day!

Audition Workshops

Studio East offers Audition Workshops throughout the school year to prepare young performers for show auditions. Get prepared to take the stage!

Timing is everything! Workshops that have not met their minimum enrollment will be cancelled. Enroll early!

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8-19 yrsAudition 101- Video AuditionSUN3/1412:30-2:30pmPerfect for first time auditioners, students will learn all about the audition process with a focus on video auditions including what a director is looking for and how to select a monologue and song in this 4 hour workshop. You will leave this workshop with all of the materials and knowledge for your next audition.$45More Info
8-19 yrsAudition CoachingSUN3/2112:30-2:30pmStudents can sign up for 30 minutes of audition coaching which includes 15 minutes of monologue coaching and 15 minutes of vocal coaching! Please come with pieces selected, memorized and ready to work.$45More Info

What Parents Are Saying

“Our experience has been practically perfect – we are so happy our children have found our second home at Studio East!”

“Easy location, fantastic teachers, homeschool daytime classes at super affordable prices. LOVE!”

“The Instructor had high expectations of the students, creating a classroom where growth, both as an actor and as a human being, can and do occur.”

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