Theater Academy

The nation's largest Theater Academy training program that fosters life skills through stage skills

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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

Musical Theater

Musical Theater Grades: 3-5 Time: 5:10 pm - 6:10 pm Start Date: September 30 End Date: November 18 Musical Theater is the art of telling a story through words, music, and movement. With over 50 years of Broadway musicals to choose from, instructors will customize curriculum for each class. Every session will offer new vocal and dance techniques to work on utilizing age appropriate songs and movement. Join us on a journey of building self-confidence and discovering new talents.

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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.