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REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN For FALL 2022 classes

WHEN: Classes begin Oct. 10
 
WHERE:
Hope Presbyterian
HOW:  Register Now!

Beginner Classes

Theatre 101
with Gabby & Mackenzie

Mondays 6:30-7:30 pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
This introductory class covers all the basics- improv games, acting exercises, singing and voice work, movement/dance, playwriting, and more, all while creating a performance for the showcase.  (REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES - except other Beginner classes)

Hand Drumming
with Eric

Mondays 6:00-7:00  pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
In this fun hand drumming and percussion class, students will be exploring the world of rhythm. Students will get the chance to jam out and explore different cultures and the percussion instruments from those regions. 

 

Intermediate Classes

Dance
with Katie D

Mondays 6:00-7:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
In this class, students will learn how to warm up their bodies, expand their range of motion, and learn complex dance movements, incorporating them with musical theatre songs. (Prerequisite: Theatre 101)

Playwriting

with Gabby

Mondays 7:30-9:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
In this class, each student will learn the fundamentals of curating a story in a staged play format by building their creative and writing skills while writing a short play. (Prerequisite: Theatre 101)

Improv Acting
with Johnny and Maxx

Tuesdays 6:30 - 7:30pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre where everything is made up on the spot based on audience suggestions. This class will teach students to think on their feet while laughing their heads off! (Prerequisite: Theatre 101)

Recorder Class
with David

Tuesdays 6:30 - 7:30 pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian

ISince the time of King Henry V the recorder has made beautiful music and now students will get a chance to learn to play their very own recorder! Explore various aspects of this instrument including the history, hand positionings, techniques AND reading music. Space is limited! Additional $15.00 for class supplies. (Prerequisite: Theatre 101)

Musical Theatre
with David and Maxx

Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian
In this class, students will create and perform in a small musical, learning how to sing and dance while working as a team. (Prerequisite: Theatre 101)

Advanced Classes

NOTICE Advanced classes are "invite only" and students do NOT need to register through the link below. To confirm registration please reply to the email sent to you by Brianna.  

Advanced Shakespeare
with Jonathan and Mackenzie

Mondays 7:30-9:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian

Advanced Musical Theatre
with Katie and Katie

Mondays 7:30-9:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian

Advanced Acting
with Johnny and Matthew

Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm | Location: Hope Presbyterian

About us

Theatre eXceptional's education programs include three sessions of classes in the Pinellas and Hillsborough area throughout the year.

Our in-person* classes are open to adults ages 17+ and are centered on giving professional theatre education to adults with varying disabilities and prepare them for professional theatre opportunities outside of Theatre eXceptional. 

 

Classes for teens ages 13-17 are coming soon with Theatre neXt - learn more here! - while in virtual classes, students 13+ can sign up for Theatre 101.

Classes include Intro to Theatre, Musical Theatre, Improv, Shakespeare, and various advanced classes. 

 

Keep checking our website for upcoming classes and join our mailing list if you would like to keep in the loop about upcoming events. 

*Please Note: Due to COVID-19, we are limiting our in-person classes (select virtual classes still offered through Summer 2021)

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