Fall 2022: After-School Musical Theater Classes

Now Enrolling!  |   Fall session begins September 6, 2022


New Registration Process:

We have a new registration software called Jumbula! It will streamline the enrollment process for our education programming and we’re sure you will love it.
Read the checklist
HERE  for what documents and information you'll want to prepare BEFORE enrolling in classes.

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Story-Based Classes

Students will love these after-school classes inspired by the movies Sing and The Nightmare Before Christmas Choose from grade titles Playmakers, Showstoppers, and/or Limelighters* and get ready for your child to play games, dance, sing, make friends, and let their imagination soar!

*These groups were previously titled CORE.



Musical Theater Class: Playmakers
Inspired by Sing
Grades K-1  |  Location: Berkeley Playhouse

Sing tells the story of a struggling theater producer (and Koala) who, faced with the crumbling of their life's ambition, takes one final chance to restore their dreams to former glory by staging the world's greatest singing competition. Various animal contestants emerge to compete and show off their talents in fun and hilarious fashion. Will one of them take home the grand prize and save the theater from closing?

4-5:30pm, Mondays
September 12 - November 14

OR
4-5:30pm, Wednesdays
September 14 - November 16


Musical Theater Class: Showstoppers

Inspired by Sing
Grades 2-3  |  Location: Berkeley Playhouse

Sing tells the story of a struggling theater producer (and Koala) who, faced with the crumbling of their life's ambition, takes one final chance to restore their dreams to former glory by staging the world's greatest singing competition. Various animal contestants emerge to compete and show off their talents in fun and hilarious fashion. Will one of them take home the grand prize and save the theater from closing?

|4-5:30pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays
September 13 - November 17


Musical Theater Class: Limelighters

Inspired by The Nightmare Before Christmas
Grades 3-6  |  Location: Berkeley Playhouse

A Nightmare Before Christmas follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown's beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the "real world." Jack soon accidentally stumbles upon other holiday towns, such as as Hanukkah, Valentine's Day, etc.; when they find Christmastown, all bright colors and warm spirits, they get a new lease on life and plot to bring Christmas under his control. Will Jack see their wishes fulfilled or will their plans go awry no matter the holiday?

3:45-5:45pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays
September 6 - November 10
OR
3:45-5:45pm, Mondays & Wednesdays
September 12 - November 16


Dance Classes

Our popular Jazz dance classes are back! Students will focus on learning and improving jazz dance technique by honing their dance skills, such as turns, kicks and essential jazz steps, and learning combinations set to songs. Jazz dance is the most-used form of dance in musical theater choreography, and it's a skill every actor should have in their repertoire when auditioning for and performing in a musical.



Musical Theater Dance Class: Jazz Dance
Grades 2-5  |  Location: Berkeley Playhouse
4-5:30pm, Wednesdays
September 14 - November 16


Musical Theater Dance Class: Teen Jazz Dance
Grades 6-12  |  Location: Berkeley Playhouse
6-8pm, Wednesdays
September 14 - November 16