UPDATED JULY 2014: Enroll your child in theater classes in Rockland County. There are tons of performing arts venues in Rockland County that provide creative opportunities for kids. Give your budding Shakespeare theater classes and find the best local theater programs in Rockland County.
APPLAUSE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
305 W. Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River
CLARKSTOWN THEATRE COMPANY
8 Second St., Lower Level, New City
Clarkstown Theatre Company began in our community to create and develop artists as actors and performers. We are a year-round organization that offers acting classes, music theater workshops, and intimate original showpieces. Join us, where the craft of theatre is experienced in a warm and positive environment with professional instructors. In addition to our after-school classes, we will be offering a summer camp this year that will include a FULL PRODUCTION with your child included in every aspect of the show. Please call for more details for Summer and Fall 2014.
COUPE THEATRE STUDIO
33 E. Route 59A, Nanuet
HELEN HAYES YOUTH THEATER
142 Main St., Nyack
Celebrating our 16th year of excellence in theater education, the Helen Hayes Youth Theater offers year-round theater programs for kids ages 4-21. All productions culminate in fully-staged productions on our professional stage. During the school year, we offer weekend and weekday classes and productions. Summer theater runs for eight weeks of 2-week sessions. Auditions for our mainstage productions take place in September and January. Workshop/class registration takes place throughout the year. Please join us for professional training in a friendly, supportive environment. For more information, call us or visit our website.
LOWER HUDSON VALLEY YOUTH CHORUS
142 Main St., Nyack
NEW GENERATION THEATRE
9 Crum Creek Road, New City
ROCKLAND YOUTH THEATRE
SOUTH ORANGETOWN CAMP FOR ARTS AND THEATER (SOCAT)
Dominican College - Forkel Hall, 470 Western Highway, Orangeburg
SUMMER STAGE AT CAMP ADVENTURE
54 Parkway Drive, Blauvelt
845-398-2324 / 845-548-1857
A two-week summer program for your children to explore all their talents. Singing and writing, directing, acting, make-up and costume making, props and stage hands—whatever their interests—your little theater buffs will help in every aspect of our summer production. They can opt in or out of any workshop. We will never force them to participate, but we do want to foster any talents and interest they may have in the theater. So, if your child would like a taste of putting together a grand production in just two weeks, give us a call.