School Year Programs

We offer two sessions of programs during the school year. Fall classes run September-February and Spring Classes run February-June.

Registration for Spring 2017 is open now!

All School Year classes are held at the Harvey Milk Center for the Arts – 50 Scott St (at Duboce)

Main Stage Performance Company: (Grades 4-9) Wednesday 3:45-5:15PM*  Wait list only!

programs_mainstageThe Main Stage Performance Company offers children from grades 4-9 with some theatre experience the opportunity to perform in a full scale Broadway Musical! The Directors and students spend the first three weeks of rehearsals learning about the musical, its characters and music to prepare for auditions. Students have the opportunity to review the script and decide what role(s) they wish to pursue. Auditions and callbacks are held after 3-4 weeks of rehearsals, and everyone is cast in a role. Rehearsals include instruction in Singing, Acting and Dance in preparation for performance.

*Weekly Wednesday 3:45-5:15 PM rehearsals, in addition to other rehearsals, as necessary, are mandatory.  There are some Sunday rehearsals that are required for all cast members.

The Spring show is: Bye, Bye Birdie
First rehearsal is: March 1st, 2017
Performances dates: June 8-10, 2017                      
Performances Location: Mercy High School

Cost:  $715 with volunteer hours / $865 without volunteer hours – cost of Main Stage tuition includes special keepsakes from the production.  mtw_ruler

Academy classes:

Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance: (Grades K-2) Register here!
Grades K-1: GSGD #1 Tuesdays 4:00-5:00PM
Grades 1-2: GSGD #2 Tuesdays 5:00-6:00PM Wait list only!

programs_introThe Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance classes offer our youngest students an introduction to all that Theatre performance has to offer.  Instruction includes Theatre Games, Improv as well as Song and Dance excerpts from a Broadway musical. The class will culminate in an end-of-the-season open class showing.

The Spring Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance show is: The Lion King

First rehearsal is:  February 14, 2017
The end of season performance date is: May 16, 2017
Cost:  $375

Broadway Bound: (Grades 3-5) Mondays 4:00-5:30PM    Wait list only!

programs_broadwybndThe Broadway Bound class offers continued instructions in Voice, Acting and Dance for students in 3rd through 5th grades. The class includes Improv Techniques, as well as Song and Dance material from a popular Broadway show. This class is perfect for the student who is ready to proceed from Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance, or for those with similar introductory training.

The Spring Broadway Bound show is: Hairspray 

First rehearsal is: February 13, 2017
The end of season performance date is: May 15, 2017
Cost:  $395

Vocal Training for Musical Theatre: (Grades 4-9) Thursdays 4:00-5:30PM  Register here!

programs_vocalVoice Training for Musical Theatre is a Master group class which focuses on proper breathing, voice placement, projection, diction, intonation, and preparation for auditions. The students also choose their own Broadway Musical songs, which they use for learning vocal techniques. The class culminates with a final Open Rehearsal Performance. The Spring Voice Training Class first rehearsal is: February 16, 2017                  

The end of season performance date is: May 18, 2017
Cost:  $395