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

Featured Class

SBDM1 Gr. 6-8

Spring Break Academy Grades: 6-8 Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Start Date: March 26 End Date: March 30 Experiment with the building blocks of theater training through active and entertaining classes that focus on theater skills, self-confidence, personal expression, disciplined effort, and group cooperation. Students will explore Musical Theater, Scene Study, Improvisation, and a variety of other theater skills in an action packed week of fun! What better way to spend Spring Break that having fun, making new friends and thriving in the most positive atmosphere around. Space is limited so register as soon as you can to ensure your spot!

Learn More
  • 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.