Theatre School Classes

Theatre School classes take place at the Theatre School space located at the Columbia Mall next to Dunham's and across from Bloom Bounce.  Students must register online because of class limits. If you are unable to register online, please contact the Education Director at or the Education Administrator at


AKT Lobby (226 Center Street)
Join us in our lobby as we read Kate Hamill’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice! Alcohol will be available for purchase.

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2020 Winter Workshops

~Improv: Crazy Kids Edition, January 4th 1pm-4pm, Ages 8-13, $40~

BTE loves Improv!! And you will too in this zany, laughter-filled workshop where we will play fun improv games to help in your bid to be the resident class clown.

~Improv: Adults ONLY! January 4th 6pm-9pm, ALL Ages, $50~

Expect the unexpected! Except for libations, those are to be expected in this adults only improv class. Participants will learn the improv skills seen live on stage and television, all while enjoying an adult beverage and camaraderie. Limit 2 beverage per attendee, included in tuition.

 ~Storytelling: Tails and Tales, January 11th 9am-12pm, Ages 5-8, $40~

Come one, come all and help bring a convocation of fairy tales to life! We will be focusing on creating stunning characters and bringing a complete story to fruition to captivate an audience.

~Storytelling: Page to Stage, January 11th 1pm-4pm, Ages 9-12, $40~

Character creation is just the beginning! In this workshop, learn how to tell your most favorite of stories with energy, and most importantly, confidence!

~Musical Theatre Dance: Matilda, January 18th 10am-12pm, Ages 8-11, $40~

Learn the fundamentals of musical theatre style dance! Students will work on fundamental technique while learning a dance routine inspired by "Matilda" the musical. 

~Musical Theatre Dance: Chicago, January 18th 1pm-3pm, Ages 12-16, $40~

Tony Award Winning Legend, Bob Fosse, is most known for his unique, stylish, and recognizable dance style. Students will learn Fosse's trademarks and a Fosse inspired dance sequence from "Chicago". Previous dance experience preferred, but not required.

~Audition Prep: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, $40~
Ages 8-11, January 25th 9am-12pm
Ages: 12-16, January 25th 1pm-4pm

Gain confidence and learn techniques necessary to help in landing a role. Audition content will be centered around our upcoming Summer community show ‘the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.” However, techniques learned here can be applied ANYWHERE! Participation in this workshop does not guarantee a role in any of our upcoming productions.

 ~Masks: Making a Character, $40~
Ages 5-8, February 1st 9am-12pm
Ages 9 +, February 1st 1pm-4pm

Learn how to make a one of a kind persona! This creative workshop will explore the power of masks in character creation. Students will interact with a variety of masks and then put their imagination to the test as they create a mask to take home.

 ~Stage Make Up: A Wintry Spectacle, February 8th 1pm-3pm, Ages 11+, $40~

Love our blood and gore workshops? Well, you’re sure to love our Wintery wounds and special effects. Get messy and discover ways to make special effects that seem unreal a reality.

~Theatre Game Night: Family Edition, February 8th 5:30-8:00pm,  ALL ages, $40~

Theatre Game night is BACK! We have even more games in store for this highly interactive and fun workshop designed for the whole family. Plan a Saturday evening with BTE and play wacky theatre games with us!