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

Magical Creature Keepers Gr 1-2 6/25-6/29

One Week Full-Day Session – Serving new and returning students entering grades 1–2 in fall of 2018 Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Each week is a new adventure created by the class! Further develop your beginning acting skills as you pull inspiration from these tales and use improvisation techniques to create your own characters and story. Step foot into the wizarding world and let your eyes and heart be filled with wonder. As magizoologists who believe in humane practices, these students will be responsible for studying and safeguarding mythical and majestic beings. Confidence and communication will be key, as newly identified beasts will be brought to life through sculpting and machine-building.

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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.