Education

The Studio @ CFRT

The Studio at CFRT provides a safe, positive, and fun environment in which talented young performers can develop and hone their skills. Our sessions last for seven weeks, with a Final Presentation for friends and family during the last class. Classes are taught by theatre professionals and local teaching artists. Military, Multi-Class and sibling discounts are available.

Winter Studio: Weeks of January 25-March 8, 2021

Mini Studio
– Wednesday, 3:30-4:30pm | Taught by Ashley Owen
A fun introduction to creative drama. Your child will learn theater vocabulary, play engaging games, and learn the basic techniques of singing and dancing.
– Ages: 4-6 | $100.00

Musical Theatre Studio for Elementary School
– Section A – Monday, 4:00-5:30pm (Ages 7-8) | Taught by Susan Eissele
– Section B – Monday, 6:00-7:30pm (Ages 9-10) | Taught by Amber French
This class gives your child the opportunity to explore musical theatre through character development, movement and improvisation.
– Ages 7-10 | $150.00

Acting Studio for Elementary School
– Tuesday, 3:30-5:00pm | Taught by Amber French
This class gives your child the opportunity to explore acting through character development, movement and improvisation.
– Ages 7-10 | $150.00

Acting Studio for Middle School
– Tuesday, 5:30-7:00pm | Taught by Matthew Jackson
This class focuses on ensemble building and introduces ensemble and larger scene work.
– Ages 11-13 | $150.00

Acting Studio for High School
– Tuesday, 7:30-9:00 | Taught by Raqi Barnett
This class builds on developing characters and large ensemble work.
– Ages 14-19 | $150.00

Musical Theatre Studio for Middle School
– Wednesday, 5:00-6:30 | Taught by Marc de la Concha
This class focuses on ensemble building and introduces ensemble and larger musical theatre scene work.
– Ages 11-14 | $150.00

Musical Theatre Dance
– Thursday, 4:00-5:30 | Taught by Lee Jean Jr.
This class will focus on the fundamentals of Contemporary Musical Theatre Dance while developing strength, flexibility, and performance skills.
– Ages 11-14 | $150.00

Improv Studio
– Wednesday, 7:00-8:30 | Taught by Matthew Jackson
Learn the fundamentals of improv technique in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment.
– Ages 12-15 | $150.00

STUDIO ONE-ON-ONES

Need to practice for a big audition? Want more theatre in your life without the pressure of a big class? Contact us at education@cfrt.org to learn more about our private lessons in acting, creative dramatics, writing, and more.

Age: 4+

Cost: $30/30-minute session (limited availability); $55/60-minute session (limited availability)

Cancellation Policy: A $25 cancellation fee until the Friday prior to the semester. $25 fee on all returned checks.

Discounts: 10% Discount for each child in same family/any class. No refunds or credits once semester has begun. 10% discount for active duty military families.

CFRT’s Studio offers day camps that correspond with Cumberland County school holidays! Your child will enjoy a day of activities and enrichment for only $40, and you don’t have to miss work.

Join us for these upcoming day camps too:

  • January 18, 2021: Disney
  • February 16, 2021: Nintendo

Spring Break Boot Camp- April 5-9, 2021
The Wizard of Oz

CFRT’s Passport Series will resume in Fall 2021. Check out the videos about this program below!

Passport Series offers an introduction to theater and runs for eight weeks, ending in a final performance for family and friends. Your child will learn how to create and perform an original story while using their imagination and gaining self-confidence along the way!

For more information, contact outreach@cfrt.org!