Youth and Teen Classes

Youth and Teen Classes

Shakespeare Theatre Company offers classes for youth and teens between the ages of 6 and 18.

Registration for Fall in-person and online classes now available.

All In-Person Classes will be taught at STC’s Rehearsal Studios at 516 8th Street SE.
All Online Classes take place online using

Virtual coaching sessions available by appointment.

Looking for summer opportunities? Check out CAMP SHAKESPEARE!

If you have any questions regarding Classes for Youth and Teens, please email

Youth Classes (Ages 6–11) Starting September 20

Teen Classes (Ages 12–18) Starting September 20

Youth Classes (Ages 6–11) Starting November 5

Teen Classes (Ages 12–18) Starting November 5


In order to make our classes accessible to everyone, need-based scholarships are available.

Please fill out the scholarship application and email it to Applications should be submitted at least one week before the class you plan to attend.

Virtual coaching sessions

Need help finding an audition monologue? Looking for feedback on your performance? Curious how an actor brings one of Shakespeare’s soliloquies to life? An STC Teaching Artist is here to help!

You can book a virtual coaching session—or a customized series of sessions —
by emailing your name, contact information, preferred meeting times, and goals for the session(s) to

Coaching sessions are $25 for 30 minutes. Open to all students ages 9–18.

Our Commitment to Inclusion

Classes for Youth and Teens at STC provides a safe and supportive environment for everyone regardless of ability, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, cultural background, national origin, citizenship, faith, ideology, and income. Together we ensure that everyone feels secure and has the opportunity to build confidence in the power of their own voice, imagination and artistic ability with dignity. We endeavor to create a fully inclusive culture that values equality and fosters respect for all people while we collaborate to explore and perform.

Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend a class for any reason (including weather), no refunds or exchanges will be provided. STC rarely cancels events due to inclement weather. If STC cancels a class for any reason, including inclement weather, we will email you. We will make every best effort to reschedule the class at a time convenient for the instructor and the majority of the students, but tuition is non-refundable.

If you are no longer able to attend the class as scheduled, please submit a written request to 50% will be refunded if registration is withdrawn until one week prior to the first scheduled class. Starting a week prior to the first scheduled class, TUITION IS NON-REFUNDABLE.