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Education: Teen Academy

2018 Teen Classes

Audition Workshop | Combat Intensive | Summer Intensive Shakespeare Camp | Acting the Song | Internships
All classes held at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, weather permitting.

High School / College Audition Workshop

Enter your High School or College audition confident and prepared. Experienced members of Theatricum’s Repertory company will guide, shape, and enhance your performance. Learn from others as you work on your monologues in a supportive group of teenage actors. Bring your own material, or have material chosen for you at an additional cost.

_DSC6155 (1)DATE: February 24
TIME: 11am – 2pm
AGES: 13-18

ENROLL in High School/College Audition Workshop – February 24

Teen Combat Intensive w/ Dane Oliver

Two days of fencing and hand-to-hand combat with expert fight instructors. Gain experience as you apply choreography to short scenes from Shakespeare presented during the final class. This workshop is physically invigorating and empowering. All levels of experience welcome – join the fun! Taught by Theatricum company member and celebrated fight choreographer Dane Oliver.

DATES: Saturday & Sunday, February 10 & 11
TIME: 1:30 – 4:30 pm
AGES: 15-18

Enrollment for this class is now closed. Please check back soon for more opportunities, or email Youth Programs Coordinator Ciny Kania at

Acting the Song

Build your vocal strength and ability to Act the Song. Increase in confidence and skill. Bring 64 bars of your favorite two pieces and let us help you find the key to Acting the Song. Accompanist provided.

teenprovDATES: Sundays, April 29 & May 6
TIME: 1:30 – 4:30pm
AGES: 14-18

ENROLL in Acting the Song

Summer Intensive Shakespeare Camp

Spend 3 weeks at Theatricum exploring Shakespeare and classical performances. Expert teachers engage students in Voice/Speech, Period Movement, Dance, Music, Text, and more. Participants apply these techniques to Shakespeare scenes and monologues that are shared at a final performance.

_DSC6145 (3)DATES: Tuesday-Friday, July 24 – August 10
TIME: 9am – 3pm
Final performance, Sunday 8/12 9am-1pm
(Curtain: 12pm)
AGES: 15-18
TUITION: $1050

ENROLL in Summer Intensive Shakespeare Camp

_DSC5848 Internships

Looking for a rewarding way to fulfill your community service requirements and round out your college applications? Join us at Theatricum for a summer internship. Education Director, Elizabeth Tobias will work with you to hand-craft an Internship in Production, Arts Education, or Theatre Management. You will learn, grow, add to your letters of rec, and build your resume. Contact Elizabeth Tobias at

For more information about our Youth/Teen classes, contact Cindy Kania Guastaferro at or leave her a message at 310-455-2322 x228.

Full payment is due no later than 5 days prior to first day of class.
Your space is NOT guaranteed until FULL PAYMENT is received.
Payments are non-refundable.

Theatricum Botanicum is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit arts organization.

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