EVCT’s Acting Classes for Kids Teach the Following:

  • Students learn proper breathing and vocal techniques for articulation, projection, and voice variation.
  • Children explore movement and space and learn how to use them effectively when telling a story.
  • Students will explore the principles of blocking and understand how to stage a scene to effectively reach an audience.
  • Kids enrolled in musical theatre will learn how to act while singing and dancing.
  • Children’s acting classes help students learn and practice audition techniques.

Acting Classes Teach Kids Life Lessons

  • Kids learn how to work together and build trust.
  • Children learn empathy and character development. They learn to think critically and understand the “why” behind each character’s action.
  • Students learn effective listening and reacting and their importance on and off the stage.
  • Kids learn to express feelings and emotions and react to those acting with them.

EVCT has been offering acting classes in the Phoenix-area for 24 years. Sign your child up for classes at EVCT today!

EVCT WINTER CLASSES 2021

Virtual Winter Classes at EVCT

Begin January 18

Register online for acting classes using button below or by calling the EVCT Office  480-756-3828

Monday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks One Hour Each

January 18 through March 1

Virtual Class 31 – Actor’s Tool Box – Acting Basics – 4:00-5:00 pm – Age 8-12, Instructor Kelly Nicole
An introduction to acting for those who want a review or have no experience. Class will cover basic acting skills.

Virtual Class 32 – Actor’s Tool Box – Acting on Camera– 5:15-6:15 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole
Learn basic skills in acting in front of a camera, whether it be film or commercials.  Get knowledge of what it takes to get into the business, and receive a video of the work done during the class.
(Closed, Virtual Class 32 is full)

Virtual Class 33 – Actor’s Tool Box – Solo Acting – 6:30-7:30 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole
For youth with some experience or classes in theatre.  Participants will explore how to prepare a monologue for performance or audition.  How to make your monologue memorable and real.  Final class will be a filmed performance of the work done during the class.

Tuesday

Cost: $75

7 Weeks of 30-minute Classes

January 19 through March 2

Virtual Class 34 – Storytime 4:30-5:00 pm age 5-7, instructor Breona Conrad
Come join the fun with Miss Bre as she brings books to life through fun, active storytelling. After the book, engage in a fun and entertaining acting game designed to get you on your feet, getting creative, and sharing your voice. This is a 30-minute class and Costs $75 for the 7 weeks

Wednesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of one hour Classes

January 20 through March 3

Virtual Class 35 – Actor’s Tool Box – Acting with Your Voice – 4:30-5:30 pm – age 8-14, Instructor Kelly Nicole. 
Class will cover basic skills in how to use your voice to be heard, understood, to create characters and emotions; making your performance stand out.  A great course of any performer.

Virtual Class 36 – Actor’s Tool Box – Creating Real and Genuine Emotions on Stage – 5:45—6:45 pm – age 8-14, Instructor Kelly Nicole. 
Class will concentrate on creating real and genuine emotions, a skill that will set any young performer apart from others and make your performances exceptional.

The Following EVCT Classes meet for 7 Weeks, Classes vary in length
Cost of Class is Noted in the Class Information

Thursday

7 Weeks – Classes Vary in Length

January 21 through March 4

Virtual Class 37 – One on One Coaching – Voice Lessons – Varying times available (see below) – age 9-18. Instructor Breona Conrad.
All coaching sessions are 30 minutes in length. Breona will take you from where you are vocally and work individually with you on improving your singing skills. Make up lessons are available in case of illness. Times available for lessons are 4:30 pm, 5:15 pm, 6:00 pm.  Call the office to set up your time prior to registering at 480-756-3828. Cost of the seven weeks of voice lessons is $200.

Virtual Class 38 – Let’s Put on a Virtual Play – 5:30-7:00 pm – age 8-15 – Instructor, Kelly Nicole
This class explores and teaches techniques for putting on a virtual play.  Participants will audition, practice roles and perform the show that will be filmed on the final day of class and sent out to parents to watch and share with family and friends. Cost of the Class is $175.

Virtual Class 39 – Musical Theatre Techniques – 6:40 – 7:40 pm – age 8-14 – Instructor, Breona Conrad
A musical theatre class covering skilling in acting while singing, choreography for any musical theatre performer, basic singing skills for any actor.  The class will culminate in a short performance that will be filmed and sent out to participants and their parents. Cost of the Class is $110
(Closed, Virtual Class 39 is full)

EVCT In Person Winter Classes – Begin January 19

The Following EVCT In Person Classes are an hour in length, run for 7 weeks. They meet at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio, 4501 E Main St, Mesa
In person classes require temperature check upon arrival and masks. Only class participants are allowed in the building and social distancing is set up in our classroom for kids and instructors.  Cost is $110

Register online for acting classes using button below or by calling the EVCT Office  480-756-3828

Tuesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of one hour Classes

January 19 through March 2

Meets Each Tuesday at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio

In Person Class 300 –Actor’s Tool Box – Musical Theatre Techniques for the Young Performer – 5:15-6:15 pm – age 7-11, Instructor Breona Conrad.
Learn basic musical theatre techniques for singing, acting and movement to create a musical theatre song ready for the stage. A final performance video will be made on the last day of class and sent out to all participating kids and their families.

 

In Person Class 301 – Actor’s Tool Box – Musical Theatre Techniques for Teens – 6:30 – 7:30 pm – age 12-16, Instructor Breona Conrad.
A Musical Theatre techniques class.  Instructor takes you from where you are and builds on your individual skills. The class culminates in a performance that is video-taped on the final day of class and sent out to parents and participants.

Wednesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of one hour Classes

January 20 through March 3

Meets Each Wednesday at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio

In Person Class 302 – Actor’s Tool Box – Make ‘em Laugh, an intro to comedy – 5:00-6:00 pm – age 8-14, Instructor TBD. 
Learn the ins and outs of performing comedy. Explore various styles of comedy.  An introductory class with no prerequisites.

 In Person Class 303 – Improvisation, a Skill for All Actors – 6:15 – 7:15 pm – age 8-14, Instructor TBD. 
Learn basic improvisation techniques that will help any actor on stage hone their acting skills.

All In Person Classes are held at the EVCT Studio 4501 East Main Street, Mesa
Sibling and Multi-Class Discounts Available – 
Fees are not transferable or refundable.

To register visit our website by clicking the Register Online button or call the EVCT office at 480-756-3828

EVCT SPRING CLASSES 2021

Virtual Spring Classes at EVCT

Begin March 15

Register online for acting classes using button below or by calling the EVCT Office  480-756-3828

Monday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks One Hour Each

March 15 through April 26

Virtual Class 40 – Actor’s Tool Box – Acting Basics II – 4:00-5:00 pm – Age 8-12, Instructor Kelly Nicole
A continuation of Acting Basics I that concentrates on characterization and emotions when performing.

Virtual Class 41 – Actor’s Tool Box – Acting on Camera II – 5:15-6:15 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole. 
A continuation of Acting on Camera, with concentration of fine tuning those on camera skills that set you apart from other on camera actors enabling you to snag the role.

Virtual Class 42 – Actor’s Tool Box – Duo Acting – 6:30-7:30 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole.
Learn acting and reacting with two person scenes, the best skill for making your acting real and strong.  A must for all actors of any age.

Tuesday

Cost: $75

7 Weeks of 30-minute Classes

March 16 through April 27

Virtual Class 43 – More Storytime Theatre 4:30-5:30 pm age 5-7, instructor Breona Conrad
Come join the fun with Miss Bre as she brings more books to life through fun, active storytelling. After the book, engage in a fun and entertaining acting game designed to get you on your feet, getting creative, and sharing your voice.

Wednesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of one hour Classes

March 17 through April 28

Virtual Class 44 – Creating Real Characters – 4:30-5:30 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole
Class will cover basic skills in creating real believable characters, through improv games, exercises, scenes and monologues. 

Virtual Class 45 –Improvisation for All Actors – 5:45- 6:45 pm – age 8-15, Instructor Kelly Nicole
Through theater games and improvisation exercises, all participants will be able to bring their acting skills to a higher level.

The Following EVCT Classes meet for 7 Weeks, Classes vary in length
Cost of Class is Noted in the Class Information

Thursday

7 Weeks – Classes Vary in Length
Cost of Class is Noted in the Class Information

March 18 through April 29

Virtual Class 46 – One on One Coaching – Voice Lessons – Varying times available (see below) – age 9-18. Instructor Breona Conrad.  All coaching sessions are 30 minutes in length. Breona will take you from where you are vocally and work individually with you on improving your singing skills. Make up lessons are available in case of illness. Times available for lessons are 4:30 pm, 5:15 pm, 6:000 pm.  Call the office to set up your time prior to registering at 480-756-3828. Cost of the seven weeks of voice lessons is $200.

Virtual Class 47 – Let’s Put on a Virtual Play – 5:30-7:00 pm – age 10-15 – Instructor, Kelly Nicole
This class explores and teaches techniques for putting on a virtual play.  Participants will audition, practice roles and perform the show that will be filmed on the final day of class and sent out to parents to watch and share with family and friends. Cost of the Class is $175.

Virtual Class 48 – Musical Theatre Techniques II – 6:40 – 7:40 pm – age 8-15 – Instructor, Breona Conrad
A continuation of Musical Theatre Techniques. The class will culminate in a short performance that will be filmed and sent out to participants and their parents. Cost of the Class is $110.

In Person Spring Classes – Begin March 16

The Following EVCT In Person Classes are an hour in length, run for 7 weeks. They meet at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio, 4501 E Main St, Mesa
In person classes require temperature check upon arrival and masks. Only class participants are allowed in the building and social distancing is set up in our classroom for kids and instructors.  Cost is $110

Register online for acting classes using button below or by calling the EVCT Office  480-756-3828

Tuesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of 30-minute Classes, Meets at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio

March 16 through April 27

In Person Class 304 – Actor’s Tool Box – Musical Theatre Techniques for the Young Performer II – 5:15-6:15 pm
Age 7-11, Instructor Briana Conrad.  Continuation of Musical Theatre Techniques for the Young Performer.  A final performance video will be made on the last day of class and sent out to all participants and their families.

 

In Person Class 305 – Actor’s Tool Box – Musical Theatre Techniques for Teens II – 6:30-7:30 pm – age 12-16, Instructor Breona Conrad. A continuation of Musical Theatre Techniques for Teens.  A final performance video will be made on the last day of class and sent out to all participants and their families.

Wednesday

Cost: $110

7 Weeks of one hour Classes , Meets at the EVCT Rehearsal Studio

March 17 through April 28

In Person Class 306 –Actor’s Tool Box – Drama for the Stage – 5:00-6:00 pm – age 8-14, Instructor Briana Fallon.  Learn skills in dramatic acting, what is real and what is not, what works and what does not.

In Person Class 307 – Actor’s Tool Box – Theatre Games for Building Acting Skills – 6:15-7:15 pm – age 8-14, Instructor Briana Fallon.  A fun way to learn basic acting skills or hone those skills you already possess.

All In Person Classes are held at the EVCT Studio 4501 East Main Street, Mesa
Sibling and Multi-Class Discounts Available – 
Fees are not transferable or refundable.

To register visit our website by clicking the Register Online button or call the EVCT office at 480-756-3828