Where a play literally means, "play."

We are proud of offer after-school theatre classes aimed at introducing young students to the wonderful world of acting, and helping students grow in their love of, and skill in, the art-form.


WINTER SESSION
8 Weeks
January 8 - March 9
Tuition: $179
 

SPRING INTENSIVE SESSION
4 Weeks
May 5 - 30
 Improv Tuition: $99
Audition Class Tuition: $320

FALL SESSION
6 Weeks
October 29 - December 7
Tuition: $129

Registering for more than one class? More than one session? More than one student?
Enter the promo code CLASSPACKAGE upon checkout and receive a 10% discount!

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NEW LOCATION!

All classes will be held at ATP's new operational home-base, The Garage.

The Garage
6464 Hwy 93 S
Whitefish, MT 59937


WINTER/FALL SESSION CLASSES

Winter Session: January 8 - March 9
Fall Session: October 29 - December 10

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Fractured Fairy Tales
GRADES K-1
Mondays 4:15pm - 5pm

These aren’t your average fairy tales! Students will focus on learning how to use their bodies and voices to tell simple fairy tales where the prince isn’t always charming and the damsel isn’t always in distress

Focus on movement, diction, and creative expression


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Be the Hero!
GRADES 2-3
MONDAYS 5pm-6pm

Whether it’s Harry Potter, Star Wars, the Marvel Universe, or more, the hero’s tale is as old as time. Students will focus on ensemble building, improvisation, and basic acting techniques to create their own hero story using characters from these rich worlds

Focus on ensemble collaboration, dramatic structure, beginning acting concepts


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Getting Into Character
GRADES 4-5
WEDNESDAYS 5pm-6pm

It’s time to start introducing students to what it takes to build a scene both musical and non-musical. Students will dive into short scenes and songs, focusing on acting techniques, scene study, vocal technique, and embodying character.

Focus on acting, characterisation, voice, & movement


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Beginning Musical Theatre
GRADES 6-8
Thursdays 4pm-5pm

It’s time to get down to business. Students will work on musical and dramatic scenes, as well as songs and monologues to learn about the musical theatre artform as well as dramatic structure, more advanced acting and musical techniques and concepts

Focus on dramatic form, history, vocal technique, movement, acting


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Intermediate/Advanced Musical Theatre
GRADES 9-12
Thursdays 6pm-7:30pm

From classics like Carousel, West Side Story, and My Fair Lady to contemporary gems like Wicked, Dear Evan Hansen, and Hamilton, the world of musical theatre is packed with life lessons. Older students will study famous scenes and songs from beloved classic & contemporary musicals to go deeper into what it takes to successfully bring that material to life.

Focus on musical theatre form, creation, intermediate/advanced vocal technique, advanced acting technique, musical theatre dance


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BROADWAY DANCE
GRADES 6-12
THURSDAYS 5pm-6pm

Over the years, dance on Broadway has seen the likes of Jerome Robbins, Bob Fosse, Michael Bennett, Gower Champion, Gregory Hines, etc. Students will learn some of Broadway’s most iconic dances  - including tap - learning what makes Broadway dance so exciting and so specific.

Focus on Broadway dance styles, including tap

 


SPRING INTENSIVE SESSION CLASSES

improv: May 7 - June 4
audition master class: may 5 - 28

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IMPROVISATION
Grades 6 & up
MONDAYS 6pm-7:30pm

Each week, students will delve into the crazy world of “Yes, and…” learning how to create scenes, act out scenarios, and create characters completely on the fly!


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AUDITIONING MAster class
Featuring broadway stars marty thomas (wicked, xanadu) & tracy mcdowell (rent, Motown)

Grades 6 & up
saturday, May 5 - w/marty & tracy - 12-4pm
sunday, May 6 - w/ marty & tracy - 12-3pm
monday, May 7 - w/ marty & tracy - 4-6pm
Wednesday, May 16 - 4-6pm
wednesday, may 23 - 4-6pm
monday, may 28 - 4-6pm

Learn how to audition like a professional from those who’ve been there. Students will learn the nuts and bolts of audition preparation and technique, including picking appropriate material, building a “book,” creating headshots* & resumes, and room etiquette

*Headshots will incur additional fee for photographer