Pre-K - 5th Grade Classes​

Special Offer! Sign up for 2 or more Drama Conservatory classes for a 10% discount. All classes must be purchased at the same time for discount to be applied. Enrollment by phone is required for discount to be applied. No discounts will be applied retroactively. Call (415) 322-6049 to take advantage of this offer.


PreK-2nd Grade Classes

Junior Acting Adventures (Grades PreK-Kinder)

Session A
February 16 – March 30  (6 weeks, no class 2/23)

Session B
April 20 – May 25  (6 weeks)

Saturdays, 11am-11:45am
Tuition: $120

These classes allow students to explore popular stories and picture books through theatre, crafts, song, and dance. Growing artistically and socially, students are encouraged to let their imaginations go wild and harness their creativity to collaborate with others. We’ll be using stories as inspiration to discover a world of creative play as students learn foundational performance skills. Each session focuses on different stories, so pick one or sign up for all three! There will be a “Shareformance” on the last day of each session for friends and family 15 minutes prior to the end of class.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SESSION A TODAY!

Registration Deadline: February 8

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SESSION B TODAY!

Registration Deadline: April 12

Acting Adventures (Grades 1-2)

February 6 – April 24 (10 weeks, no class 2/20, 4/10)
Wednesdays, 3pm-4pm
Tuition: $225

Dive into a theatrical adventure! Students are given the opportunity to play with basic acting skills while working as a team to bring stories to life. Exploring the elements of a story through movement, characterization, and improvisation, students create an adapted performance of a children’s literature book. There will be a “Shareformance” at 4:45pm on the last day of class for friends and family.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ACTING ADVENTURES TODAY!

Registration Deadline: January 30

“Stay-cation” Mini Camps

School is out in Mill Valley and we would like to invite you to join us at MTC! Mini camps offer exciting full-day theatre experiences based on children’s literature. Spend your day at the theatre as we use storytelling, creative drama, and theatre games to explore the theme for the day! Tuition: $135.

Moana & Friends  Thursday, April 11 | 9am – 3pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR MOANA'S MINI CAMP TODAY!

Registration Deadline: April 4

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3rd-5th Grade Classes

Fundamentals of Acting: Learn from the Greats (Grades 3-5)  

February 6 – April 24 (10 weeks, no class 2/20, 4/10)
Wednesdays, 4pm-5:30pm
Tuition: $350

It's never too young to start learning from the greats! Using classic exercises and techniques specially adapted for young actors, we'll play drama games, do improvisation exercises, and practice scenes to strengthen our performance skills. There will be a “Shareformance” at 5pm on the last day of class for friends and family.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR FUNDAMENTALS OF ACTING TODAY!

Registration Deadline: January 30



Musical Production: Freaky Friday (Grades 4+)

February 26 – May 10 (no class on 4/9, 4/12)
Tuesdays & Fridays, 5:30pm-7pm
Final Week of Rehearsals: Monday-Thursday, 4pm-6pm
Performances:  Friday, May 10 & Saturday, May 11 at 6pm
Tuition: $700

Join us for this full production class of Freaky Friday! In this class, students will be cast, rehearse, and perform with a professional director, choreographer, musical director, and stage manager. The production team at MTC will support this show with lights, costumes, and set design.

About the show: When an uber-organized mother and her spontaneous teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right. Masquerading as each other, they must work together to solve the mystery of how to break the spell. By spending a day in each other's shoes, Katherine and Ellie come to appreciate one another in a way they never could have imagined. In the end, both learn the true power of love and the strength of the bond between a mother and daughter in this heartfelt and hilarious adaptation.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR MUSICAL PRODUCTION TODAY!

Registration Deadline: February 19



Acting for the Camera (Grades 4+)

February 16 – May 11 (10 weeks, no class on 2/23, 4/6, 4/13)
Saturdays, 12pm-1:30pm
Tuition: $350

Film acting and stage acting may have some things in common, but there are quite a few differences as well! In this class, students will learn audition skills, focus on character building within scenes and monologues, learn improvisation techniques vital to the audition process, and will even develop skills working with a professional photographer! There will be a “Shareformance” at 5:15pm on the last day of class for friends and family.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ACTING FOR THE CAMERA TODAY!

Registration Deadline: February 8



Musical Theatre Bootcamp (Grades 3-5)

February 11—April 29 (10 weeks, no class on 2/18, 4/8)
Mondays, 4pm – 5:30pm
Tuition: $350

What does it take to be a triple threat on Broadway? This class will focus on developing singing, dancing, and acting skills.  Each semester, we focus on a different aspect of musical theatre, including new songs, scenes, and styles. Students will learn what it takes to be a part of a musical through choreography and music. This class gives students a taste of different musical theatre styles and the difference between acting for a play and a musical. There will be a “Shareformance” at 5:15pm on the last day of class for friends and family.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR MUSICAL THEATRE BOOTCAMP TODAY!

Registration Deadline: January 28


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A limited number of scholarships are available for families demonstrating financial need. For details, contact Reid Davis, Director of Education, at reidd@marintheatre.org.


Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy

If there is insufficient enrollment, the class may be cancelled at the sole discretion of Marin Theatre Company. Tuition received for classes cancelled by MTC will be refunded in full.

No refunds will be given past the registration deadline for each class.