Spring Registration Now Open!

At The Curtain Playhouse we have classes for students in Kindergarten through High School.  

No audition is required and all students are accepted regardless of skill level.  

If you have questions about our class offerings please email us at

info@thecurtainplayhouse.com

This Spring, The Curtain Playhouse is offering classes for two different age groups:

Grades K - 4: meets Tuesdays, 4:30 - 6:00

Grades 4 - 12: meets Mondays, 4:30 - 6:30

**We consider 4th grade a "cross-over year".  Some families feel their child is ready to move-up

to the older group, some feel they should stay with the younger kids.  If your child is newer to

theatre, we usually recommend they stay with the younger group.

Scroll down for more details.

A Radio Play

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Classes will be held VIRTUALLY over Zoom this semester. Our show will be edited
so that you can share with friends & family on demand. We very excited to
announce that we are doing a Radio Play this semester, based on "The Wizard of
Oz", written by L. Frank Baum in 1900. Radio drama achieved widespread popularity within a decade of its initial development in the 1920s. By the 1940s, it was a leading international popular entertainment. It remains popular in much of the world. We are looking forward to being able to have the kids work on sound effects and developing their own voices as characters, an important step in building their own Actor's Toolbox.

 

Tuesday Class

This is the story of a girl named Dorothy who lives with her aunt and uncle on a
farm way out in Kansas. Her dearest friend is her dog Toto, but Dorothy has other
friends too. In her dreams, the farmhands who work for her family become the
Scarecrow, the Tin Woodsman and the Cowardly Lion. She meets them all as she travels down a Yellow Brick Road to a better land, somewhere over the rainbow. On the way they also encounter the Wicked Witch of the West, and many other fanciful characters. Will they finally arrive at the land of Oz? Will they be rewarded by the Wizard of Oz with their hearts' desires? A step back into history, as they create an old-time radio show just like their grandparents (and maybe great grandparents!) once heard the endearing tale.

A Radio Play

Tuition- $475, payable as $150 class deposit+ $65/month (January-May).  

PLEASE NOTE:  if you are registering for classes in January with the January start dates, both the initial deposit and the first month's payment are due.  Tuition is paid in May- although classes have stopped meeting each week, the show will be released for streaming in May, and this is the way to keep payments regular & affordable for everyone.

Classes will be held: Jan 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23, Mar 2, 9, 16, 23 (no class March 30), Apr 6, 13, 20, 27
Streaming fees will be applicable this semester. Details tbd as we are license pending.

Our final presentation will include still photos of the kids in their characters and as they create this special project, so families will be able to watch AND listen to what the kids create together!

Monday Class

Tuition:  $525, payable as $150 class deposit+ $75/month (January-May).  

PLEASE NOTE:  if you are registering for classes in January with the January start dates, both the initial deposit and the first month's payment are due.  Tuition is paid in May- although classes have stopped meeting each week, the show will be released for streaming in May, and this is the way to keep payments regular & affordable for everyone.

Classes will be held: Jan 11, (no class Jan 18), 25, Feb 1, 8, (no class Feb 15), 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, (no class March 29), Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, and May 3 (only IF we are weather delayed to shoot May 1 & 2). One full run-through rehearsal is required Sat April 24th- please mark this on your calendar. On-Set dates: May 1 and 2 (all day), with rain delay dates of May 15 & 16.

Streaming fees will be applicable this semester. Details tbd as we are license pending.

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