NOVA is excited to now be offering classes for people ages 16+ starting in January 2024!

Dots, Lines & Squiggles

Taught by: Dulais Rhys
Dates: January 9, 16, 23, 30 and February 6
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Cost: $225

Description: Learn how to read music 101: a skill that enables you to follow music – both vocal and instrumental. Learn how music ‘works’: notes, rhythm, rests, scales, chords, harmony and much, much more!

Beginner’s Acting

Taught by : Elizabeth Alexander
Dates: January 11, 18, 25, and February 1
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Cost: $225

Description:  This is a great class for people who want to get on stage, but have no idea where to start! Beginner’s Acting will focus on how to use your voice to create a character and make a great scene.

Tech: 101

Taught by Phil Champagne
Dates: January 23, 24, 25
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Cost: $175

Description: Curious about theater, but not sure if being on stage is for you? This exciting new course will introduce you to the often overlooked world of working backstage. In this course you will learn theater etiquette, backstage do’s and don’ts, and gain a basic understanding of how the order of operations works in an efficient way.

Intro to Stage Combat

Taught by: Jayme Green
Date: January 27th
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cost: $50

In this class you’ll learn the essentials for how to perform safe stage combat while learning the fundamental techniques of stage combat.


Improv with a Twist!

Taught by: Marisa Clark
Date: February 24
Time: 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages: 21+
Cost: $45


It’s Improv with a Twist – meaning, a drink or two! On Saturday, February 24th from 4:30-7, we’ll have a social/cocktail hour to start and then learn and do some improv together!

$45 for the class and that includes two drink tickets from NOVA’s selection of beer and wine – 21+ only.


Taught by: Gary Treglown
Dates: March 23 & 24
Time: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Cost: $200

Description: People taking this class will get a history of costuming mixed with hands-on experience.