Youth Studio Classes

Spring Studio

Ages 5-8

Mini-Musical: Rumpus in the Rainforest

May 8 – June 5, 2019

Wednesdays: 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Hartford Stage Education Center: 942 Main Street, Hartford Map»

$115

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Students will rehearse and perform a mini-production of “Rumpus in the Rainforest.” Frog desperately wants to get off the jungle floor and see the sky – but who will help him climb above the canopy? Take a tour of the various levels of the jungle and learn more about the importance of the rainforest.

Ages 9+

Audition Technique Master Class

Saturday, May 11 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Hartford Stage Education Center: 942 Main Street, Hartford Map»

$70

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Students will gain valuable techniques and skills for preparing for an audition, including monologues, cold readings and musical theatre requirements. Students will get pointers on how to make the most of their audition time, practice text analysis tricks to help them make clear acting choices, and learn quick dance combination basics that will give them confidence to tackle a musical theatre audition. The course will end with a mock audition and feedback for each individual student.

Located right on the Avon/Simsbury Line!
The Complete Actor Studio • 136 Simsbury Road, Building 16 • Avon, CT. Map »

Ages 5-9

Creative Drama: Under the Sea

Wednesdays, April 17 – May 15

4:00 – 5:00 pm

$125

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Using well-known children’s literature, such as Swimmy and Rainbow Fish, students will recreate stories that take place under the sea while exploring life in the deep blue.

All Studio programs take place at Classical Magnet School
85 Woodland Street, Hartford. Map »

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Payment plans and scholarships available. Please contact us for details.

Five-Week Program

Teen Musical

SHOW for 2019: Once Upon a Mattress

Ages 14-18

July 8-August 9   (with additional performance on August 10)

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

$1295

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Teens will have the opportunity to rehearse and perform in a full production of Once Upon a Mattress, which will be performed at Hartford Stage in downtown Hartford. Students will spend time rehearsing and taking part in enriching theatre craft classes. Auditions for roles will take place prior to the start of the program. Students involved will also work as mentors for our littlest students as a leadership- building component of the program.

Four-Week Program

Youth Ensemble

SHOWS for 2019: Beauty and the Beast, Jr. and Robin Hood

Ages 10-15

July 8-August 2   (with additional performances on August 3)

9:00  am – 5:00 pm

$1055

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Students are cast in either a musical or non-musical production. Students spend mornings rehearsing and afternoons exploring elective classes of their choice. Once a week, the Youth Ensemble enjoys a field trip together.

Three-Week Program

Junior Troupe

SHOW for 2019:  Sleeping Beauty Kids

Ages 8-11

July 8-26   (with additional performance on July 27)

9:00  am – 5:00 pm

$850

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Students are cast in a musical production. Students will split their time between rehearsing and taking part in classes in acting, movement and other theatre skills. Once a week, the Junior Troupe enjoys a field trip together.

Two-Week Programs

Children’s Cast

Ages 5-8 * Please note: to be eligible for the Children’s Cast, students must have completed Kindergarten

Session 1: July 8 – 19

Session 2: July 22 – August 2

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

$580 per session / $1055 for both sessions

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Students will take classes in story theatre, creative movement, music, puppetry, and arts and crafts, and go on a weekly field trip. Each session ends in a mini-production that the cast creates based on favorite stories and characters.

One-Act Play

Ages 9-15

August 5-16

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

$580

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Young actors will hone their skills as they training in the basics of acting and improvisation and work toward a one-act production of MGTV (Mother Goose TV).

One-Week Programs

Summer Bookends

Ages 5-8

Session 1: August 5-9

Session 2: August 12-16

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

$320 per session / $580 for both sessions

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Close out the summer with drama and fun! Students will explore literature from summer reading lists through acting, musical theatre, creative movement and arts and crafts.

Day Dreamers

Ages 3-5 * Please note: our Day Dreamers Program is for Pre K students only. Students must be potty-trained.

Session 1: July 9-13

Session 2: July 15-19

Session 3: July 22-26

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

$185 per session / $320 for 2 sessions / $420 for all 3 sessions

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Our youngest artists will enjoy a half-day of creative movement, music, story theatre, and puppet play!

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Education at Hartford Stage was voted 2018 Most Loved Acting Studio by Hulafrog!

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OR

Call Grace Clark at
(860) 520-7244.