Children's Classes at Arden Drama School


Your theatre. Your children. Their stage. Theatre Classes for Kids & Teens

Taught by professional artists with a passion for teaching, Arden Drama School provides theatre education and training for students Pre-K through 12th grade.

Pre-School classes are interactive with a focus on books, storytelling, music and dance. Grades Pre-K through 2 develop collaborative skills through classes such as Sing Along, Treasure Trunk, and Storycrafters. Grades 3-5 build the foundation skills for performance. Classes offered include Acting, Musical Theatre and Showtime! Special Workshops and One Day Workshops offered throughout the session are designed to work on specific areas such as Improv, Musical Theatre and Costume Design.

Classes for Grades 6-8 further develop an understanding of what techniques actors use when performing onstage and include Fundamentals of Acting, Musical Theater and Glee Club. As students reach Grades 9-12, students are able to deepen their skills and specify with classes such as Sketch Comedy, Acting: Process & Performance and Musical Theatre Techniques. More Special and One-Day Workshops are available for these Middle and High School students such as Stage Combat, Shakespeare and Acting for the Camera.

To enroll or for more information, call the Arden Box Office at 215.922.1122, visit us online at, or stop by the box office. Arden Theatre Company is located at 40 N. 2nd Street in the heart of the historic neighborhood of Old City Philadelphia.