Registration for Winter Classes is Open!  

Fulton Academy of Theatre Winter 2024 Classes

Adventure awaits for the student who is just starting their artistic journey, or the student who is well on their way. The Fulton Theatre is your home for professional theatre training in Lancaster. Our Academy of Theatre classes and camps will engage student's creativity and imagination and nurture their inner artist. Academy Home Page ›

WINTER ACADEMY CLASSES 2024  

Please Read Before Registering

Join the Fulton Theatre this winter for our classes for ages 3-19! We use our ticketing system for Academy Registration. This can look confusing, so please refer to the following instructions. To Register, Select 'Register Now' next to the class you would like to choose. Do not change the date on the 'Select Your Seat' page. You can change the number of students you would like to register. Click 'Reserve' and then Check Out as you would for any other purchase. Please make sure to include a VALID EMAIL ADDRESS as this is how we will contact you with important information for the class. You will be given a 'ticket' that will only list the first day of class. Please refer to the description of the class below for the full dates and times. After you register you will receive an email with instructions on how to fill out our Student Information Form and any other details you might need. If you do not receive that email by one week before the class starts, please contact StephJo Wise at swise@thefulton.org. If you would like to register by phone or need assistance applying a credit, contact the Box Office at 717-394-7133 ext. 103

STORY TIME THEATER- SOLD OUT!  

AGES 3-5-

Saturdays, February 10-March 23 , 9AM-9:45AM

$100

Imaginations will soar as young learners engage in dramatic play, diving into stories filled with adventure! They will take imaginary journeys to many different settings, singing songs and using their actor’s tools to become the characters in these magical places.

GLOBETROTTERS: STORIES AROUND THE WORLD- SOLD OUT!  

AGES 5-7

Saturdays, February 10-March 23,10:15-11:15AM

$115

Imaginations will soar as young learners engage in dramatic play, diving into stories filled with adventure! Children will learn stories from around the world and journey to destinations using their actor’s tools to become the characters in these magical places.

CREATING CHARACTERS- SOLD OUT!  

GRADES 2-6

Saturdays, February 10-March 23,10:15-11:30AM

$125

Students will have a blast using their imaginations to create their own characters. They will develop complete characters that have a unique voice, physicality, personality traits and background. These characters will be able to give interviews to news reporters and interact with other characters to make original scenes. This class will be silly, fun, and tap into each student’s creativity.

MUSICAL THEATRE- SOLD OUT!  

GRADES 2-6

Saturdays, February 10-March 23, 12PM-1PM

$115

Students will create scenes and musical numbers while developing strong physical characters and staging stories as an ensemble. Young actors will engage in various Broadway singing styles, scenes, and dance techniques throughout this fun-filled class as they build confidence for the stage and beyond!

TRIPLE THREAT  

GRADES 6-12

Saturdays, February 10-March 23,10:30-11:45AM

$125

A triple threat performer is the whole package, someone who can sing, act, and dance! Teens interested in musical theatre will learn a depth of knowledge as they dissect scenes, master dance routines, develop musicianship and solo/ensemble vocal skills. This class is an excellent way to prepare young actors for school productions and professional theatre auditions!

ACTING AND DIRECTING LAB  

GRADES 6-12

Saturdays, February 10-March 23, 12-1:30PM

$135

Students will take on multiple roles in the theater process as they hone their acting skills and develop their director’s eye. Teens will create and analyze characters through scene work and then flip the script and set the scene envisioning, the story as a director.

Acting the Song  

AGES 13-19

Fridays, 4-5:30PM, 2/9-3/22-Showcase: 3/24 at 6PM

$325

Join Fulton Theatre’s Resident Music Director, Ben McNaboe, for this invaluable class that will train students in storytelling through song. This course will teach performers how to engage their full instrument, using both acting and vocal skills to connect with the audience and give authentic interpretations of their songs. This class is an excellent way to prepare students for professional and college auditions. Instructor Ben McNaboe will be joined by an accompanist throughout the course and the series will culminate with a showcase on the final class on March 24th at 6PM. The Showcase will be filmed and sent to students to add to their own portfolios.

Academy Programs

Early Childhood

Young children (ages 3-7) explore dramatic play through storytelling, music, dance/movement, and puppetry. The Early Childhood Program develops creativity, social and emotional skills, and problem-solving techniques.

Elementary School

Elementary aged youth explore the many components of the performing arts. Students hone their skills focusing on their Actor's Tools: Body, Voice, Imagination, and Ensemble Cooperation.

Teen Conservatory

Teens will sharpen their skills for strong performance techniques and learn a depth of knowledge for theatre production. Students will discover the artist within through intensive exercises in acting voice, physical movement/dance and ensemble development.

Please fill out the student form and read the policy statement after you have registered for class.