After School Programs

Join Us On Stage for our upcoming session!
Our next session begins September 7th.

We offer four different classes during the school year:
1. Playtime Players, for actors in pre-school to kindergarten
2. Once Upon A Stage, for actors in 1st to 3rd grade.
3. Rising Stars, for actors in 3rd grade to 5th grade
4. Broadway Bound, for actors in 6th grade to 8th grade

NEW! this session - We are offering Thursday Programs and Saturday Programs!  See below for the details.

 

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  • All actors should bring a bottle of water and they should come dressed to move – theater is an active sport!
  • There will be additional rehearsals scheduled for the week before performances.
  • Tuition covers all costs of participation – script, CD, costumes, etc. The only additional cost is tickets to see the show.

Fall 2017 Program Offerings

Playtime Players

Thursdays, 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

Flakes!

By John Jacobson and John Higgins
Get ready to shiver, shimmy and shake! The North wind is starting to blow and temperatures are dropping to ten below - zero, that is! A big blizzard is on the way as a cool bunch of jazzy, finger-snappin' snowflakes take center stage. What a glistening sight. UH OH! Here comes the snowplow! Join the fun as the Flakes and Snirts help the Littlest Snowflake see how no two flakes are alike and we are all special in our own way!
PreK - Kindergarteners
Thursdays, 4pm to 5:15pm
Tuition $195
(Please note, PreSchool children must be at least 4 years old.)

  • Our Playtime Players program welcomes our very youngest actors onto the stage. They experience performing a musical production through play, song and dance.
  • Tuition $195 (Scripts, CDs and costumes are included in the tuition.)
  • Located at the Sanctuary Church, Rte 139, Marshfield
  • Extra Rehearsals will be scheduled for the week of December 4th. Specific dates will be available soon.
  • The performance will be held the weekend of December 8th.

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Once Upon A Stage

Thursdays, 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

For actors in 1st to 3rd grade:

Elflandia

By John Jacobson and John Higgins

Welcome to Elflandia - the land of Santa's elves - busy making toys and getting ready for Santa's yearly trip round the world to bring presents to all the deserving humans on the planet. But wait! Do human beings really exist? The reports the elves have heard are not very encouraging. Many are grumpy and stressed at holiday time, others are downright sour when they wake up from a nap, and some are just big and loud and hairy! Discover what the elves learn about humans when Santa shows up with a real living sample!
1st - 3rd graders
Thursdays, 4pm to 5:15pm
Tuition $195


  • Our Once Upon A Stage program is an opportunity for our youngest actors to experience theater by working on a full-scale musical play.
  • Tuition $195 (Scripts, CDs and costumes are included in the tuition.)
  • Located at the Sanctuary Church, Rte 139, Marshfield
  • Extra Rehearsals will be scheduled for the week of December 4th. Specific dates will be available soon.
  • The performance will be held the weekend of December 8th.
Enroll Now

Rising Stars

Thursdays, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

For actors in 3rd grade to 5th grade:
Yes, Virginia

Music by Wesley Whatley
Book & Lyrics by William Schermerhorn
Adapted from the animated special and storybook by Chris Plehal

This original production from the Macy’s Corporation is based on a true story of 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon, who wrote a letter to the New York Sun newspaper in 1897, inquiring about the existence of Santa Claus. The original musical program was part of Macy’s holiday “Believe” campaign and had been performed by elementary and middle schools nationwide.  
3rd - 5th graders
Thursdays, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Tuition $300

  • Our Rising Stars program focuses on bringing out the actor's natural talents and fine-tuning their skills. It gives our actors the opportunity to explore the performing arts while working on a full-scale musical production.
  • Tuition $300 (Scripts, CDs and costumes are included in the tuition.)
  • Thursdays, beginning September 7th, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Located at the Sanctuary Church, Rte 139, Marshfield
  • Extra Rehearsals will be scheduled for the week of December 4th. Specific dates will be available soon.  Performances will be held the weekend of December 8th.
Enroll Now

Broadway Bound

Thursdays, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

For actors in 6th grade to 8th grade:
Godspell, Jr.

Book by John Michael Tebelak
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz

Prepare ye for the timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and love based on the Broadway musical that inspired a generation.  Boasting a score with chart topping songs, Godspell JR. is a sensation that continues to touch audiences.  A group of disciples help Jesus Christ tell different parables by using a wide variety of games, storytelling techniques and a hefty dose of comic timing. An eclectic blend of songs, ranging in style from pop to vaudeville, is employed as the story of Jesus' life dances across the stage. Jesus' messages of kindness, tolerance and love come vibrantly to life.
6th - 8th graders
Thursdays, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Tuition $300

  • Our Broadway Bound program gives our actors the opportunity to work on advanced concepts in the performing arts. We help them find new approaches to the challenges of theater arts, while working on a full-scale musical production.
  • Tuition $300 (Scripts, CDs and costumes are included in the tuition.)
  • Thursdays, beginning September 7th, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Located at the Sanctuary Church, Rte 139, Marshfield
  • Extra Rehearsals will be scheduled for the week of December 4th. Specific dates will be available soon.  Performances will be held the weekend of December 8th.
Enroll Now

Saturday Classes

Saturdays, 9am to 10:30am
PreK - 3rd graders

Elflandia

By John Jacobson and John Higgins
Welcome to Elflandia - the land of Santa's elves - busy making toys and getting ready for Santa's yearly trip round the world to bring presents to all the deserving humans on the planet. But wait! Do human beings really exist? The reports the elves have heard are not very encouraging. Many are grumpy and stressed at holiday time, others are downright sour when they wake up from a nap, and some are just big and loud and hairy! Discover what the elves learn about humans when Santa shows up with a real living sample!

PreK - 3rd graders
Saturdays, 9am to 10:30am
Tuition $195

  • Our brand new Saturday option  gives our actors the opportunity to work on a non-musical, focusing on their comedic timing and stage presence. We help them find new approaches to the challenges of theater arts, while working on a fun, one-act production.
  • Tuition $300 (Scripts and costumes are included in the tuition.)
  • Saturdays, beginning January 21st, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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