Theater Academy

Let your individuality shine while learning life skills through stage skills at First Stage Theater Academy!

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Our Academy

First Stage Theater Academy fosters life skills through stage skills through classes emphasizing Creative Drama, Stage Movement, Voice and Speech and Scene Study. Summer and school year sessions are held at the Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts and the Oconomowoc Arts Center.

Questions? Call us at (414) 267-2970 or e-mail academy@firststage.org.

Featured Class

Audition Prep

Audition Prep Grades: 6-8 Time: 11:20 am - 12:50 pm Start Date: January 17 End Date: March 7 This class will give you the confidence and poise you need to audition. Learn how to connect to text, diminish your fears, and prepare material to use for your next audition. This is an invaluable course for any actor.

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  • See a First Stage Performance

    Our 2014-15 season offers something for parents, grandparents with preschoolers, high schoolers and every age in between.

  • First Stage in your school

    Serving over 20,000 students each year, our Theater in Education programs help classroom teachers explore their curriculum in interactive, imaginative and integrated methods.