New AKT Theater Workshops – Jan. 14 – April 22 – Sign Up Now

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Youth Acting and Musical Theater Workshops

Onstage at Sierra Madre Playhouse
January 14 – April 22, 2017 (14 Week Sessions)

Class size limited to 12 – Sign up Now – Classes Fill Quickly

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The Magic of Musical Theater (Saturdays 9:00am – 12:30): No Prerequisite required.

Scene, song, and movement study through interpretation of lyric, melody, and simple dance.

dramatic analysis of plot and character. Healthy vocal instruction (developing proper technique).


The Fundamentals of Acting (Wednesdays 4:00pm – 6:30pm): No Prerequisite required.

This class is for the beginning/intermediate actor. Students study elements of acting, including improvisation, and pantomime, given circumstances, objectives, recall and sense memory giving them the foundation and tools for all their acting work.

  • No more than 15 students per class
  • Educators with more than 25 years of Performing Arts teaching and professional performance
  • Easy drop-off/pick-up and plenty of free parking


AKT Academy Youth Repertory for Professional Performance

Rehearsal & Performance on Sierra Madre Playhouse Stage:

Alan Menken’s Musical – Dream on Royal Street

AKTR Performance (May-August, performances on Sierra Madre Playhouse Stage):

Previous AKT workshop experience required.

Dream on Royal Street: Adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Set in New Orleans during Mardi Gras, Alan Menken (Oscar/Tony Awarded Composer:The Little Mermaid, Beauty and The Beast, Enchanted , Aladdin, and more) composed this lyrical, screwball musical.