Fall Workshops and Classes

Act3 Arts Academy offers year-round classes, workshops, and performance opportunities for students K-high school. We strive to inspire a life-long love of theater and to provide aspiring young artists the confidence to make creative choices and express their opinions in ways that foster unity and collaboration.

 Our alumni have gone on to perform on Broadway, in national tours, and locally at The Alliance Theater, The Atlanta Lyric Theatre, Six Flags, and more!  Act3 students have been honored with multiple acting awards at the Junior Theater Festival.  

For more information regarding the academy, contact our Director of Education, Liane LeMaster.

The Great Poe-a-Thon: A Halloween Production Mondays and Thursdays August 25th-October 20th (5pm-7pm)

Adapted by David Rush
from three short stories by Edgar Allan Poe

Director: Liane LeMaster and Courtney Loner
Grades: 4th-9th 
Auditions: Monday August 15th & Thursday August 18th (3:00pm-7:00pm)
Rehearsals: Mondays & Thursdays August 25th-Oct 13th (5:00pm-7:00pm)
Tech Week: Monday-Thursday October 17th-20th (5:00pm-7:00pm)
Performances: October 21st at 7:30pm, October 22nd at 3:00pm & 7:30pm  
Tuition: $325

Email Liane LeMaster for more information and to schedule an audition.

Three of Edgar Allen Poe's most terrifying tales are given fresh life in this adaptation, designed as a customizable contest perfect for any production group. Which is scariest -- the poisonous resentment of The Cask of Amontillado, the paranoid hallucinations of The Tell-Tale Heart, or the entombed madness of The Fall of the House of Usher? The audience plays judge in this chilling and atmospheric trio.

Students learn the fundamentals of acting techniques through a complete rehearsal process culminating in a fully produced production. They learn Stanislavski, Meisner, and Cohen techniques, including emotional beat work, scene scoring, and how to provide constructive criticism to their peers. During the course, students will have individual and small group coaching. 

 

 

Dance for Musical Theatre Tuesdays August 30th-November 8th (5:30pm-7:00pm)

Teacher: Johnna Mitchell 

Grades: 3rd-12th
Performance: November 8th
Tuition: $200

Students focus on performance techniques for musical theater including choreography, character development, story-telling, and creative expression, as well as learn the fundamentals of tap, jazz, musical theatre dance and ballet as used in musical theater. The class will culminate in a showcase of the dances learned.

No Class Tuesday October 18th

 





 

 

 

 

Take the Stage: Musical Theatre Performance Class Wednesdays August 31st-November 9th (4:30pm-6:00pm)

Teachers: Johnna Mitchell and Maggie Taylor

Grades: K-5th
Performance: November 9th 
Tuition: $225

Lively tunes, snappy scenes, a kid cabaret with heart and soul. Students are introduced to musical theater through a complete rehearsal process culminating in a fully produced production. They learn music, choreography, and acting techniques, as well as audition and rehearsal etiquette. During the course, students will have individual and small group coaching. The class will culminate in a showcase of our work.

No Class Wednesday October 19th