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

Improvisation Grades 6-12

Improvisation Grades 6-12 Time: 10:10 am - 11:10 am Start Date: March 17 End Date: April 28 (No class Saturday, March 31) Saying "yes" is the key to our improvisation classes. With every class we gain an understanding about working together in a scene, building on offers, and knowledge of verbal and non-verbal communication. Students will explore all of these life skills through improvisation exercises used to train the brain to think quickly but with reason.

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  • 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.