Join us this Fall!  

Fulton Academy of Theatre Fall Classes 2021

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 virtual Academy of Theatre classes will engage student's creativity and imagination and nurture their inner artist. Academy Home Page ›

Please Read Before Registering  

Join us this Fall for our Virtual Academy of Theatre Classes. Classes will be held over the Zoom platform. 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 If you would like to register by phone or need assistance applying a credit, contact the Box Office at 717-394-7133 ext. 103

Discovery Theatre  

Ages 3-5

Saturdays, 10/23-12/11 (No Class 11/27)10-10:45AM


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 these settings using their actor’s tools to become the characters in these magical places.

It's Showtime!  

Ages 5-7

Saturdays, 10/23-12/11 (No Class 11/27) 11-11:45AM


Young learners will experience all it takes to put on a show! Students will be inspired by all of the artists involved in the theatre as they explore costumes and props, create set designs, and learn songs and dances from Broadway shows.

Building Rome   

Rising Grades 3-6

Saturdays,10/23-12/11(No Class 11/27)10:15-11:30AM


If you love to work hands-on and see yourself in multiple roles, this class is for you! Each session we tackle a subject, create a character or improvise with wild abandon. The class is split into actors, directors, designers and writers, trading places every week. We build all parts of a play and perform the work to its conclusion on the spot. Even Rome wasn’t built in a day. But our class is! Life is short. Build stuff that matters.

Broadway Bound  

Rising Grades 2-6

Saturdays,10/23-12/11(No Class 11/27)12PM-1PM


Elementary students will be singing, acting, and dancing their way through Broadway show tunes! Young Actors will develop characters while engaging in various singing styles and dance techniques. Students will work together to hone their ensemble skills and build confidence on the stage and beyond.

Triple Threat   

Grades 6-12

Saturdays,10/23-12/11(No Class 11/27)10:30-11:45AM


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!

Improvisation Workshop   

Rising Grades 6-12

Saturdays,10/23-12/11(No Class 11/27)12-1:30PM


Learn the basic rules of the game as you hone acting skills like active listening and spontaneity, and better understand character, circumstance, time, place, emotion and action. Make yourself and your scene partner look great and say "yes!" to actions and characters introduced into a scene. Improv is a great confidence builder in addition to being a lot of fun!

Academy Programs

Early Childhood

Young children (ages 3-6) 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.