Theater Arts

Classes, camps and performing groups. Also see: Calendar, Dance and Music for related activities. For additional resources, see our current issue.

Acting Out Theater Camp

Save your drama for Acting Out! Their camps (ages 7-13) and workshops celebrate creativity through developing drama skills, ensemble building and a whole lot of fun.

Arts & Learning Conservatory

Enroll your child now for fall classes in acting, singing, instrumental music, media and dance, at Arts & Learning Conservatory! Your child or teen will find inspiring teachers, new friends to collaborate with, performances to attend, and a place to call their musical home.

CrystalVoice Studio Voice Lessons

Crystal has over 25 years of experience as a voice instructor working with ages 8-80. She specializes in MDH Breathing Coordination, a functional vocal technique that applies to all styles, bridging the gap between art and science to help students achieve real, measurable results in their singing.

Free to Be Me Performing Arts Academy

If you’ve got a kid who loves to be center stage or in front of a camera, check out Free to Be Me Performing Arts Academy and one of their many exciting and fun camps this summer.

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program

The summer program provides children (age 5+), teens, adults and professional artists a nurturing environment to explore creativity and performance opportunities.

IncrediFlix Summer Camps

In this introduction to acting class, kids practice casting calls, play acting exercises and get tips for being in front of the camera.

Kidmania Improv Camp by Held2gether Improv

Kidmania Improv Camp, put on by Held2gether Improv, is a 2-week day camp where kids, ages 8-12, explore the art of theatrical improvisation.

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services

Musical Theatre Class (5-13), Broadway Pops (7-11), Heroes & Princesses Unite (4-8), Theatrical Storytelling (4-13), one to six week sessions, $15-$42.

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

Musical Minis Theater Class (2 1/2 – 5); Musical Theater (5-12).

South Coast Repertory Kids and Teens Acting Classes

Acting classes for kids and teens at SCR aren’t just about the end product; they are all about the journey. That’s because they teach the process and craft of acting, which encourages students to let their imaginations soar.

YaYa’s Performance Academy

Youth- and family-based program that provides the community with the opportunity to actively participate in and explore the art of musical theatre in a safe, positive and nurturing environment.

Youth Theater Production Programs

A list of theaters that offer youth productions. Many offer set design as well as open auditions.