Rising Stars

In our Rising Stars classes, young performers will learn theatrical and life skills in a safe and supportive environment. Students ages 5-7 can participate in our Mini Musicals, a perfect introduction to theatre with a shortened script. Students age 8-10 have the chance to dive a little deeper in our Elementary Production Classes, which incorporate script writing, set design, choreography, and more! Plus, check out our additional specialty classes for students age 8 and above.

Important Information

  • Classes are 10 weeks long
  • All classes meet from 4:30-5:30 PM
  • Tuition: $200/class
  • Classes will not meet during Spring Break (March 9-13) or Presidents Day (Feb. 17)
  • Classes begin the week of January 27

Please Note: Classes maybe canceled up to 5 days prior to the first start date based on low enrollment. Please sign up prior to 5 days before the class starts to ensure the class is not removed from the schedule.

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Mini-Musical (Ages 5-7)
Hats!
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

Pajama Party
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Elementary Production (Ages 8-10)
Moana’s Island Adventure
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

Be Our Guest with Belle
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Intro to Acting (Ages 8-18)
Thursday 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 30-Apr. 9
Director: Charlotte Forcht

Intro to Film and Video (Ages 8-18)
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13
Director: Mick McCormick

Mini-Musical (Ages 5-7)
Arf!
Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7

Elementary Production (Ages 8-10)
Elsa and Her Frozen Adventures
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 6

Intro to Acting (Ages 8-12)
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13
Director: Denver Danyla

Dance for The Music Man (Grades 3-12)
Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7

Mini-Musical (Ages 5-7)
Go Fish!
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Elementary Production (Ages 8-10)
Frozen Princesses
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

The Magical Adventures of Hogwarts
Thursdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 30-Apr. 9

Intro to Acting (Ages 8-18)
Tuesday 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7
Director: Charlotte Forcht

Intro to Acting (Ages 8-18)
Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7
Director: Christian Black

Mini-Musical (Ages 5-7)

Students will engage in dance, singing and theatre as they watch their hard work and talent come to life while they explore the stage. Students will work together to bring the story to life through drama, music, art, gross motor activities, and more. 

Plano – Willow Bend Center of the Arts

Hats!
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

Pajama Party
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Fairview Youth Theatre

Arf!
Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7

North Texas Performing Arts – Frisco

Go Fish!
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Elementary Production (Ages 8-10)

Designed to teach basic acting skills to beginners, this class culminates in a short production. The final production integrates performance skills the children develop through weeks of practice and training in a supportive class environment. With one-on-one direction and careful teaching, children learn the essentials of stage presence, speech, and movement.

Plano – Willow Bend Center of the Arts

Moana’s Island Adventure
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

Be Our Guest with Belle
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 29-Apr. 8

Fairview Youth Theatre

Elsa and Her Frozen Adventures
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 6

North Texas Performing Arts – Frisco

Frozen Princesses
Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13

The Magical Adventures of Hogwarts
Thursdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 30-Apr. 9

Intro to Acting (Ages 8-12)

Students will develop the key skills and vocabulary of acting and performance. Students will learn basic acting techniques and exercises that prepare them to audition for and perform in any production.

Plano – Willow Bend Center of the Arts

Thursday 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 30-Apr. 9
Director: Charlotte Forcht

Fairview Youth Theatre

Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13
Director: Denver Danyla

NTPA – Frisco

Tuesday 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7
Director: Charlotte Forcht

NTPA – Dallas

Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7
Director: Christian Black

Intro to Film and Video (Ages 8-18)

Description coming soon!

Plano – Willow Bend Center of the Arts

Mondays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 27-Apr. 13
Director: Mick McCormick

Dance for The Music Man (Grades 3-12)

Come be part of the ensemble for The Music Man and learn the fundamental skills of musical theatre dance. Learn dance technique by rehearsing dance numbers from The Music Man and perform as part of the dance ensemble in the major production at Fairview Youth Theatre April 17-25.

Fairview Youth Theatre

Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM – Jan. 28-Apr. 7

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