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Young Performers Theatre Academy Winter 2021

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Young Performers Theatre


Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture resident group Young Performers Theatre (YPT) offers virtual Winter 2021 classes for children and teens who love the stage. YPT offers online performance classes for students three to 14 years old. The classes start Monday, January 4, 2021 and continue through Monday, March 8, 2021. (There are no classes on Monday, January 18, 2021 or Monday through Friday, February 15-19, 2021.) Private, one-on-one online classes are also available ($50-$75).

The season starts off with “Radio Drama” for ages eight years and older, meeting online on Monday and Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., from Monday, January 4, 2021 through Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Ten-minute episodes starring the students are recorded every two weeks. Tuition is $550. (No classes on Monday, January 18, 2021 or February 15, 2021, and Wednesday, February 17, 2021)

Playwriting Ages Seven To 12” inspires students to create characters and use them in a script on Monday and Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., from Monday, January 4, 2021 through Wednesday, March 3, 2021. YPT repertory members perform the play online. Tuition is $550. (No classes on Monday, January 18, 2021 or February 15, 2021, and Wednesday, February 17, 2021).

Character Development & Analysis” (ages 10 years and older), introduces students to characters in family-friendly published plays and encourages them to create their own characters on Monday, January 4, 2021 through March 8, 2021, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuition is $450. (No class on Monday, January 18, 2021).

Let’s Pretend,” (ages three to five years old) takes place on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 through February 9, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuition is $125. (No class on Tuesday, February 16, 2021).

Visual Storytelling” (ages five to 10 years old) helps children draw characters and scenes and create and perform scripted voiceovers for them on Tuesday and Thursday, January 5, 2021 through February 11, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Tuition is $420.

Online Movie Twice A Week” (ages five years and older) encourages students to create puppets, scenes, and props using dolls, Legos, toys, and more on Tuesday and Thursday, January 5, 2021 through March 4, 2021, 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. The performance are filmed and edited into a compilation for future viewing and sharing. Tuition is $700. (No class on Thursday, February 18, 2021).

Online Movie Once A Week” is a similar option for ages eight years and older on Friday, January 8, 2021 through March 5, 2021, 4;00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Students invent characters and stories that the instructor combines into an original script. Ten-minute episodes starring the students are recorded every two weeks. Tuition is $450. (No class on Friday, February 19, 2021).

Weekly One Acts,” (ages 10 years and older) happens on Wednesday, January 5, 2021 through March 3, 2021, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Students explore and select one-act ensemble pieces and participate in a Zoom/webinar-style dramatic reading. Tuition is $450. (No class on Wednesday, February 17, 2021).

Playwriting Ages 13 & Up” presents students with an online creative collaboration environment on Thursday, January 7, 2021 through March 4, 2021. Participants brainstorm plot ideas, settings, dialogue, and encounters, then perform the resulting interactive script via Zoom. Tuition is $450. (No class on Thursday, February 18, 2021).

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