theatre classes 2017 - 2018 ARE open for registration
CLICK HERE to read DRT'S Educational Philosophy
Cost for each 8-week session: $145, 10% discount for 2nd+ child in family enrolled in same class (Hamlet Project Durham classes are $25/8-weeks)
NEW CLASS LOCATION: CityWell Church, 2017 Chapel Hill Rd., Durham, NC (at the end of Anderson St.)
SCHOLARSHIPS always available. Click Here for a: Scholarship Application form.
With a card - press the BUTTON below the class session(s) you want to join, or with a check to Durham
Durham Regional Theatre (DRT), PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715.
DRT REFUND POLICY: DRT does not refund camp or class registration fees except in the case of medical emergencies. YOU MAY: 1) Make a tax deductible contribution to our vital SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM or 2) apply your registration fee to a future DRT class or summer theatre camp.
NOTE: Acting students perform a showcase play at the end of each 8-week class session.
Acting classes are taught by DRT artistic director, Jenny Justice, except when otherwise noted: In 2016-2017 we welcome faculty members, Joy Harrell-Goff and Jeffrey Sullivan to DRT.
musical theatre singing class
6 year-olds - Teens
WEDNESDAYS - 4:30 - 6:00 pm
For our Musical Theatre class, we are excited to have Joy Harrell-Goff on the DRT roster. In the DRT Musical Theatre class you can find and strengthen your musical theatre singing voice; express the meaning in the music with voice, face and body (HIGHLY RECOMMENDED for acting students!)
Fall: Wednesdays, Sept. 13 - Nov. 1, 2017
9 - 12 year-olds
Increase acting, language, physical, problem-solving and communication skills playing acting games and rehearsing & performing original plays
4:30 – 6:00 pm Creative Acting
Actors practice stage acting and story structure while inventing their own characters, plots & outcomes.
FALL: September 12 - Oct 31: "THe haunted forest"
Hamlet Project Durham (2015-2020)
THURSDAYS 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Hamlet Project Durham is a five-year educational/social justice project culminating in a high quality, multi-racial performance of William Shakespeare’s masterwork, Hamlet in May 2020. READ ALL ABOUT HPD at DurhamRegionalTheatre.com/Hamlet/
FALL 2017: Sept 14 – Nov. 2
(9-13 years - Intermediate-Advanced)
4:30 – 6:00 pm
DRT Artistic Director Jenny Justice is writing several original and exciting play-series for youth that are performed in Friday class showcases & summer camps. Intermediate & advanced acting students help create series’ characters and plots so we all grow together.
fall: September 15 - Nov. 3, 2017: "Terry the time traveler" A NEW SERies of plays for youth by jenny justice
story theatre for imagination, group cooperation, play invention and problem solving - and FUN! FUN! FUN!
10:00 am - 11:00 - Teacher, Jenny Justice
Fall: September 16 - Nov. 4, 2017: G'day mates! Story-theatre in the land of Wombats, kangaroos and bunyips!
See you at acting classes!
Jenny Justice, Artistic Director