Theater Classes

kids in drama class at OPA

Looking for a way to develop character? OPA can help kids of all ages develop character by becoming one — on stage!

With classes available for 4-year-olds through adults, the Olmsted Performing Arts Theater Department enriches the lives of our students by training them in a wide array of performance skills, including breathing techniques, basic acting, stage combat and musical theater.

Aspiring performers can find their creative outlet by exploring all that OPA's Theater Department has to offer.

For more information, see our enrollment FAQs or send an email to

Spring Session

January 21 – June 1, 2019. Registration is currently open!

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Theater Performances and Auditions

We pride ourselves in allowing our students to take what they learn in the classroom and apply it to real world entertainment settings. Our theater students are encouraged to audition to audition for one of our youth or main stage community theater productions.

Private Lessons

Our dedicated and professional instructors offer 30-minute private theater lessons where we can focus on the skills and questions that matter most to you. Contact us for details and to book your private lesson!