Online Classes

For students entering grades 6-8

Mystery Theatre Drama

Another mysterious event, several new suspicious characters, and numerous rumors set the stage for an enticing investigation that is dripping with drama.
In this 6-class “whodunit” experience, students will devise an original short play that will keep their audience guessing until the last minute. Put on your investigators’ hats as the final session will invite family and friends to attempt to solve the crime.

Each session will feature a different mysterious plot and original characters so this class is perfect for new and returning students alike!


Tuesdays & Thursdays
March 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 April 1

4:00 - 5:30pm



Back by popular demand! Throughout six classes, students will collaboratively engage in a variety of theatre games and improvisation exercises as they develop new characters, devise original scenes, and activate their imaginations and creativity. 


Mondays & Wednesdays
March 22, 24, 29, 31, April 5, 7

4:45 - 6:15pm


Character Building

How many unique characters live inside you, yearning to be introduced to the world? This course is a perfect fit for performers, writers, and creative souls looking to share and build upon their ideas. Improvisation, acting games, and devising activities will be the tools students will use to create and perform original characters collaboratively!

The final session will feature a virtual performance for invited family and friends.


Registration is currently closed for this class. Check back here soon for more exciting online opportunities!


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