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Acting Out

Save your drama for Acting Out! Celebrates creativity through drama skills workshops, ensemble building, song, movement, improv, scene study, stage combat, monologue and so much more. Sibling discount and package options available – ask for details.

Arts & Learning Conservatory

Arts & Learning Conservatory programs include theater for youth as young as kindergarten; vocal workshop; beginning acting; teen voice; intro to tap; and improv. After-school programs, musical camps and school productions.

CSArts Academy – Fall & Spring Saturday Series

During the fall and spring Saturday series, CSArts Academy provides a creative and nurturing environment for ages 8-15 to delve into their passion for theatrical arts. The program engages students’ imaginations, teaches teamwork, builds confidence, and helps young actors find their creative voice. Also, special effects makeup; audition technique; and film and television production skills. Use code “KidsGuide10” to receive 10% off when you register!

Dahl’s Matilda, The Musical, at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts

October 25 – November 17: From the genius of Roald Dahl comes the Tony Award-winning MATILDA, the story of an extraordinary girl who — armed with a vivid imagination, a sharp mind and a love for books — dares to take a stand to stand against the tyranny of adults who seek to crush her imagination. Children (5+) and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the show, packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and featuring a gifted young actress.

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

The Wallis’ family programming includes in-depth courses for young artists; theater programs for young people with autism; a summer intensive with Broadway performers; free dance lessons with Debbie Allen; and family-friendly performances.

Acting Academy for Kids

A performing arts program that offers classes, workshops, and camps to train the next generation of talented performers.Classes include musical theatre, film/TV, glee club, and private vocal, piano, and acting lessons. Programs for teens also available.

Biola Youth Theater

A youth theater company that trains students (ages 6-18) in voice, dance, and acting with an emphasis on spiritual principles.

Broadway on Tour Children’s Theatre

They offer shows geared for young audiences. Shows are performed by kids (ages 8-20), with auditions open to the public. All performances held at the historic Ebell Theater.

GO-FAME Youth Theatre Company

Kids (ages 8-18) learn about and experience theater from audition to performance, both on stage and behind the scenes. They produce two large-scale musicals, small-scale shows as well as offer classes and workshops.

Laguna Playhouse Youth Theater

Acting and musical theater classes for ages 9-18, as well as fully-produced theatrical productions designed for young audiences. Workshops, and summer camps available. 

Musical Theatre West

MTW offers a summer youth conservatory for students (ages 7-18) interested in learning more about musical theater.

Mysterium Theater

In after-school classes, students (ages 6-17) learn storyboarding, writing, rehearsal etiquette and techniques, memorization skills, audition preparation, costuming, dance, creating sets and more.