Winter Classes

Grades 4-6

Tuition Discounts

Active Military Discount*
Students who have an active military parent qualify for a 5% discount off of the first class. 

Multi-Class Discount*
We offer a 10% discount for each additional class a student takes in one semester. 

Sibling Discount*
We offer a 10% discount for each additional sibling who participates in classes. 

*Students may use only one discount per class. The initial deposit doesn’t qualify for a discount and all discounts will be applied to the equal or lesser value class, however, we will use the largest percentage discount applicable. 

Foundation Seminar

Foundations of Theatre

FOUNDATIONS OF THEATRE
Grades 4th–12th

This 2-hour seminar is designed for those new to ACT or those who have not completed a previous semester class or camp for 4th Grade or older. Taking this seminar will qualify as the prerequisite to all acting and musical theatre-related classes for 4th grade on up.

Who needs to take this seminar?

  • Students NEW to ACT this semester.
  • Students who are moving up from the 1st-3rd grade into the 4th-6th grade.

NOTE: This is NOT a stand-alone class. It is only for those registering for a class THIS semester!

Seminar Topics Include:

  • Physical & Vocal Warm-Ups
  • The 5 Ws
  • Stage Directions
  • Body Positions
  • Projection
  • Physical Actions
  • Character Background
  • Intentions
  • Obstacles
  • Tactics

Tuition: $25 Seminar

Seminar Date Options:

Option 1: Monday, January 11, 4:00-6:00 PM
Option 2: Thursday, January 14, 5:00-7:00 PM
Option 3: Saturday, January 16, 9:00-11:00 AM
Option 4: Saturday, January 30, 9:00-11:00 AM

Semester Classes

Musical Theatre: Mondays 4:00 PM – Full ClassWait List
Musical Selections from Matilda

MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-6
Mondays 4:00-6:00 PM
Musical Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Mondays
Times: 4:00-6:00 PM
Instructor: Shayla Mellen
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 29 (No class on March 22nd due to Spring Break)
April 5, 12, 19, 26
May 3, 10

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Register Now!Acting: Wednesdays 4:00 PM
Script: A Fairly Odd Tale

ACTING: Grades 4-6
Wednesdays 4:00-5:45 PM
Script: A Fairly Odd Tale

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of improv, games, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of acting skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare a show and perform an original, one-act play in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Wednesdays
Times: 4:00–5:45 PM
Instructor: Bob Rais
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)

If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 20, 27
February 3, 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 31 (No class on March 24th due to Spring Break)
April 7, 14, 21, 28
May 5, 12

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$82 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$82 Due on February 1
$82 Due on March 1
$82 Due on April 1
$82 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Dance for Musical Theatre: Wednesdays 5:45 PM – 2 Openings LeftRegister Now!
Musical Selections from Mulan

Dance for Musical Theatre: Grades 4-6
Wednesdays 5:45-7:45 PM
Musical Selections from Mulan

Dancing for Musical Theatre is more than just dance techniques. It also includes connecting with the audience to tell a story through dance and facial expressions.  Students will develop their jazz technique layered with Broadway-style tap moves! Students will prepare and perform selections from Mulan for the Semester Showcase. Put on your dancing shoes and join us for a fun and energetic class!

There is no prior dance experience needed for this class. It is designed for beginner through intermediate dancers. 

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Dance Shoe Requirement: Black Jazz Shoes & Black Tap Shoes

Days: Wednesdays
Times: 5:45-7:45 PM
Instructor: Elyse Jett-Clark
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 20, 27
February 3, 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 31 (No class on March 24th due to Spring Break)
April 7, 14, 21, 28
May 5, 12

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Musical Theatre: Thursdays 4:00 PM Register Now!
Musical Selections from Matilda

MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-6
Thursdays 4:00-6:00 PM
Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Thursdays
Times: 4:00-6:00 PM
Instructor: Marci Nickelsburg
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 21, 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 4, 11, 18 (No class on March 25th due to Spring Break)
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
May 6, 13

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Broadway Combo (Acting, Tap & Jazz): Thursdays 5:45 PM – Full ClassWait List
Musical Selections from Disney’s Zombies 2

BROADWAY COMBO (Acting, Tap & Jazz): GRADES 4-6
Thursdays 5:45-7:45 PM
Musical Selections from Disney’s Zombies 2

This class will offer more specific dance techniques in both tap and jazz, along with developing each student’s acting skills. (In order to teach both tap and jazz techniques, singing will NOT be included in this class.) Students will perform selections from Disney’s Zombies 2 in the Semester Showcase.

Dance Uniform & Shoe Requirements: Any Color Shirt, Athletic Shorts or Pants, Black Jazz Shoes, Black Tap Shoes

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Thursdays
Times: 5:45-7:45 PM
Instructor: Shayla Mellen 
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 21, 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 4, 11, 18 (No class on March 25th due to Spring Break)
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
May 6, 13

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Homeschool Musical Theatre (Grades 4-8): Friday 12:00 PM – Full ClassWait List
Musical Selections from Matilda

HOMESCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-8
Fridays 12:00-2:00 PM
Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Fridays
Times: 12:00-2:00 PM
Instructor: Marci Nickelsburg
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19 (No class on March 26th due to Spring Break)
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Musical Theatre: Fridays 2:15 PMRegister Now!
Musical Selections from Matilda

MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-6
Fridays 2:15-4:15 PM
Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Fridays
Times: 2:15-4:15 PM
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19 (No class on March 26th due to Spring Break)
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Broadway Combo (Acting, Tap & Jazz): Friday 4:00 PM – 2 Openings LeftRegister Now!
Musical Selections from Disney’s Zombies 2

BROADWAY COMBO (Acting, Tap & Jazz): GRADES 4-6
Fridays 4:00-6:00 PM
Musical Selections from Disney’s Zombies 2

This class will offer more specific dance techniques in both tap and jazz, along with developing each student’s acting skills. (In order to teach both tap and jazz techniques, singing will NOT be included in this class.) Students will perform selections from Disney’s Zombies 2 in the Semester Showcase.

Dance Uniform & Shoe Requirements: Any Color Shirt, Athletic Shorts or Pants, Black Jazz Shoes, Black Tap Shoes

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Fridays
Times: 4:00-6:00 PM
Instructor: Shayla Mellen 

Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19 (No class on March 26th due to Spring Break)
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Musical Theatre: Friday 5:45 PM Register Now!
Musical Selections from Matilda

MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-6
Fridays 5:45-7:45 PM
Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Fridays
Times: 5:45-7:45 PM
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19 (No class on March 26th due to Spring Break)
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Acting: Saturday 9:00 AMRegister Now!
Script: A Fairly Odd Tale

ACTING: Grades 4-6
Saturdays 9:00-10:45 AM
Script: A Fairly Odd Tale

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of improv, games, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of acting skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare a show and perform an original, one-act play in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Saturdays
Times: 9:00-10:45 AM
Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)

If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13, 20 (No class on March 27th due to Spring Break)
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$82 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$82 Due on February 1
$82 Due on March 1
$82 Due on April 1
$82 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

Musical Theatre: Saturday 10:45 AM Register Now!
Musical Selections from Matilda

MUSICAL THEATRE: Grades 4-6
Saturdays 10:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Selections from Matilda

This is a fun and creative class filled with a combination of great vocal technique, dance coordination, and acting for the stage. Students will learn a variety of Musical Theatre skills and techniques throughout the semester. The class will prepare musical selections from Matilda to perform in the Semester Showcase.

Prerequisite: Students must have ONE of the following to take this course:

  • Foundations of Theatre (This 2-hour seminar is offered the week before class begins. You can sign up for this seminar when you register.)
  • Previous ACT camp or class for grades 4-6. 
  • NOTE: Students moving up this semester from grades 1-3 into grades 4-6 MUST take the Foundations Seminar. 

Days: Saturdays
Times: 10:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Instructor: Shayla Mellen

Class Limit: 10 Students (as per current guidelines)
If guidelines change to accommodate additional students, the maximum class size will increase to 14. 

Location: ACT Studios (481 Windchime Pl.)

Dates:
January 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13, 20 (No class on March 27th due to Spring Break)
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15

Semester Showcase: The end of the semester showcase is a special event for the students! As of now, students will perform their showcase virtually for families and friends to enjoy at home. Should the current guidelines change to allow us to have in-person showcases, we will reassess at that time and contact you with updated information.  

Tuition:
$89 Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Registration
$89 Due on February 1
$89 Due on March 1
$89 Due on April 1
$89 Due on May 1

A 5% discount will be given if semester tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.

Costumes: Students will be required to provide their own costumes for the show. Most costumes can be created from items around your home or from Goodwill.

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