Education at McCarter

Fall Classes Now Available

Embark on a journey of artistic discovery with McCarter's dynamic selection of in-person classes, catering to K-12th grade students and adults. Embrace a nurturing and imaginative atmosphere, where every student is encouraged to explore, play, and refine their artistic identity. No matter your experience level, our classes promise a rewarding and joyful learning adventure.


Education Classes

McCarter offers an array of in-person classes for Kindergarten - 12th grade students and adults. Each class fosters a supportive and creative environment where every student is free to explore, play, and develop their unique artistic voice.

Whether you have years of experience or you're trying theater for the first time, McCarter's classes offer a meaningful and joyful learning experience for students of all ages.



Student Matinees

Stay tuned for information about our student matinees this season.

McCarter offers student matinees for most of our mainstage theatre series. Productions are generally appropriate for grades 9th-12th, but we occasionally extend the opportunity to our middle school audience based on the show's content. A complimentary digital resource guide with companion activities is included for each school with the price of admission. Click here to register.

In-School Residency

McCarter offers a series of residencies and workshops that are custom designed to suit the interest and needs of each participating school. Past residencies have included but are not limited to playwriting, Shakespeare, production and technical theatre, dramaturgy, acting and performance. We also offer pre and post-show workshops in connection with our student matinee series. To learn more about how you can design a residency for your school, email