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

Featured Class

Story Drama: Luchadora! & Big Fish

Story Drama Grades: K4-K5 Time: 4:10 pm - 5:10 pm Start Date: March 25 End Date: May 20 *No class on April 8* In our story drama classes, students are guided though creative drama activities that encourage self-expression, concentration, and cooperation. Create dialogue and enhance your creativity by recreating stories from and inspired by the First Stage productions of LUCHADORA! and BIG FISH.

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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.