CCM: Prep

CCM: Prep

Youth Theatre Arts

Acting classes emphasize basic acting skills including improvisation, characterization, movement, vocal production, script analysis and scene study.

All classes except beginning level require audition or approval by instructor.

Please contact Director of Education, Amy Dennison, with questions about CCM Preparatory and Community Engagement Theatre Arts classes and programs.

Stage Door: Theatre Arts Workshop

For ages 7-9
10:30 a.m. - noon, Saturday
Tuition: $295 - for 12-weeks, September 15 - December 15

Each week students will gain new insights and skills in acting, singing, and dancing in an team taught, integrated environment. Students will increase their skills which are shared through performance opportunities. Students will progress and learn with others at their level. By the time students are 10 years old they are ready to make an informed decision about their theatre track. (note: this program replaces All About Acting, Sing, Sing, Sing and musical theatre dance 1)

Acting Classes

Acting classes emphasize basic acting skills including improvisation, characterization, movement, vocal production, script analysis and scene study. All classes require audition or approval by instructor.

Acting: Beginning/Intermediate

Recommended for ages 10-15

10:30 a.m. - noon, Saturday
Tuition: $600

Beginning students emphasize improvisation that leads to group scenes and monologue work with a focus on body awareness and vocal technique. Intermediate  students deepen their skills while focusing on monologues, audition techniques, stage movement and beginning script analysis.

Acting: Intermediate/Advanced

Recommended for ages 10-15, audition required

10:30 a.m. - noon, Saturday
Tuition: $600

A continuation at a deeper level of information learned in the first class and is brought together into a cohesive understanding of the craft of acting.

Audition Information for
Acting: Intermediate/Advanced

Saturday, August 25| 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
CCM Village, Corbett 4735 & 4755

Please bring with you to the audition (1) completed Acting Audition Form, click here to download, (2) resume and (3) headshot.

For the audition, prepare two contrasting monologues from a play, one-minute each in length. All monologues must be memorized. No Shakespearean monologues, please.

All students who wish to register for Acting Beg/Int can register without auditioning if they wish. Placement auditions are for the more advanced class.  

Click on this link to sign up for an audition slot.