After School Programs

Emerald City Theatre brings world-class teaching professionals to your classroom for exercises in acting, singing, and dancing after the bell rings. We offer a wide array of after-school drama classes for all age levels with exciting new themes each session. Our weekly programs focus on team-building, communication and listening skills, storytelling techniques, and self-esteem strengthening. Your students will have fun while learning through play!

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Register for an After School program!

If your program isn’t listed here, please contact your school’s main office to register.

For more information on this program, contact:

Associate Education Director Carly Crawford, ccrawford@EmeraldCityTheatre.com, 773.529.2690 x820

 

 

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Academy After School Drama Program
Winter Session 2019

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For Grades 1 – 4

Hamilton
Fridays, 3:00 – 3:55 PM
January 18 – March 15
$135.00 per student (9 classes)

Join Laurens, Lafayette, Mulligan, and Hamilton in the revolution that made America the country it is today. Our Hamilton-inspired class will challenge students’ rhythm and storytelling skills while teaching about the founding of the country through contemporary rap, hip-hop, R&B, and pop music. The final show on the last day of class is not to be missed! 

For Kindergarteners

Pete the Cat
Fridays, 3:00 – 3:55 PM
January 18 – March 15
$135.00 per student (9 classes)

Follow Pete and learn to keep it jazzy in this fun class for budding actors! Students will create their own cool-cat characters and learn about their actor tools: their bodies, voices, and imaginations! Grab your shades and join us for a fun class that ends with a final show sure to keep your toes tappin’! 

St. Alphonsus

St. Alphonsus Academy After School Drama Program
Winter Session 2019

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For Grades PreK – K

Pete the Cat
Thursdays, 3:00 – 4:10 PM
November 29 – February 28
(No class 12/6, 12/27, 1/3)
$220.00 per student (11 classes)

Follow Pete and learn to keep it jazzy in this fun class for budding actors! Students will create their own cool-cat characters and learn about their actor tools: their bodies, voices, and imaginations! Grab your shades and join us for a fun class that ends with a final show sure to keep your toes tappin’! 

 

St. James Lutheran

St. James Lutheran After School Drama Program
Winter Session 2019

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For Grades PreK – K

Dragons Love Tacos
Thursdays, 3:30 – 4:30 PM
January 24 – March 21, 2019
No class February 28
$120.00 per student (8 classes)

Based on the New York Times best-selling book, this class is full of spice and pizzazz! Students will find out exactly what happens when you invite some dragons over for a taco party (hint: no spicy salsa!) and will work together to create their own tale of caution and celebration. Family and friends can join in on the fun during the final presentation on the last day of class. 

Burley

Burley School After School Drama Program 
Spring Session 2019

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For Grades K – 2

Descendants
Thursdays, 3:30 – 4:30 PM
January 24 – May 2, 2019

No Class April 18
$210.00 per student (14 classes)

Fairy tales don’t end at happily ever after.  When kids of infamous fairy tale villains are offered the chance to live in the United States of Auradon, they leap at the chance. But are their motives good or evil? Students will explore complex characters from this smash hit, along with vocal techniques, acting exercises, and theater vocabulary, to create a final show that examines the choices we all have between good and evil. 

For Grades 3 – 5 

Wicked
Tuesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 PM
January 22 – April 30, 2019
No Class April 16
$210.00 per student (14 classes)

Take a trip to the Emerald City with Elphaba, Glinda, and Fiyero. A smash-hit musical prequel to The Wizard of OzWicked will showcase students’ performance skills with fantastic music, dance, and a story of being true to yourself. Learn what makes the Wicked Witch wicked, and the Good Witch good. Students will be sure to defy gravity during their final show.