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 and the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts in Brookfield. 

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

Featured Class

Story Drama K4-2

Story Drama Grades: K4-2 Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am Start Date: Febuary 3 End Date: March 10 In our Story Drama classes, students are guided though creative drama activities that encourage self-expression, concentration, and cooperation. Students in Story Drama will bring a tale to life by recreating characters and scenes from the First Stage productions of The Cat in the Hat.

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  • See a First Stage Performance

    Join us for our 30th anniversary season, including five world premiere plays, family favorites, and more!

  • 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.