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

First Steps Gr K3-K4

First Steps Grades K3-K4 with a parent or guardian Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am Start Date: March 17 End Date: April 28 (No class Saturday, March 31) Share in the creative drama experience by participating in a class with your favorite young person. Take steps toward focus, expression, and working together by using creative play that engages the special bond between children and their caregivers.

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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.