Topeka Civic Theatre

Theatre Classes

Topeka Civic Theatre's Academy and Helen Hocker Theater provide a variety of summer camps and year-round classes.

Topeka Civic Theatre's Academy 
Classes offered in the Fall, Winter and Spring plus three sessions of summer camps.

Helen Hocker Theater
Three sessions of summer camps for kids ages 5 to 13.

SUMMER CAMP: Information and enrollment begins in March 2017.

WHY DRAMA MATTERS:

Drama curriculum teaches:

  • leadership and communication skills
  • appreciation for the performing arts
  • independence and resilience

Drama curriculum develops:

  • artistic expression
  • willingness to take risks
  • real-world problem-slving ability

Drama curriculum promotes:

  • collaboration
  • community
  • commitment

 

CURRENT CLASSES

 

 

ENROLLMENT FOR SUMMER CAMPS BEGINS END OF MARCH

To enroll your child, click the enroll button below or call TCT Box Office at 357.5211, Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm.

BROADWAY SPROUTS
Ages 4-6

Rehearse and perform a show based off a story. They'll help create simle costume and set pieces and participate in theatre related games and songs to help learn about theatre as well as grow socially, improve gross and fine moter skills and enhance basic reading skills.

CLASS DETAILS:

MARCH 20 - APRIL 24 |  Monday nights from 4:30 - 6pm  |  6 Weeks
Maximum number of students: 12  |  Ages 4 to 6 years
$115 or $100 for current TCT Season Members / KIDS Club Members
Teacher: Mary Williams, TCT’s Education Director

 

CIVIC STARS WITH PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE
Grades 2 - 10

Rehearse and perform a show while learning about the production process; creating simple props, set and costume pieces; and participate in games and activites that aid in improvisation.

CLASS DETAILS:
MARCH 21 - APRIL 25  |  Tuesday nights from 4:30 - 6pm  |  6 Weeks
Maximum number of students: 14  |  Grades 2 - 10
$100 or $85 for current TCT Season Members
Teacher: Mary Williams, TCT’s Education Director

 

BEGINNING THEATRE MAKE-UP: LION KING EDITION
Grades 5 - 10

This beginning make-up course is geared toward those interested in learning basic theatre make-up skills, volunteering on make-up crew for Lion King, JR. or just want to get experience in a different aspect of theatre! Learn about application, products, tools, and removal. In addition to designing and application, there will be a gallery viewing on April 26 (Share Day) where friends and family can view their designs and show their progress. A $15 material fee is included in your enrollment to help provide for reusable and disposable tools, including applicators, removers, and non-sharable eye products.

CLASS DETAILS:
MARCH 22 - APRIL 26  |  Wednesday nights from 4:30 - 6pm  |  6 Weeks
Maximum number of students: 12  |  Grades 5 - 10
$115 or $100 for current TCT Season Members (includes $15 material fee)
SHARE DAY: APRIL 26 5:30pm
Teacher: Mary Williams, TCT’s Education Director

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