Classes will begin February 20th and will run through April 25th with the exception of Tiny Tot Theater which will begin February 20th and will end March 19th.

Scholarships are available.
For more information please contact the Youth Conservatory Director at youth@novabillings.org.

 


Creative Drama

Cost: $180
Age: 6 to 8
Day: Tuesday
Time: 3:30 to 4:30

Students  explore the world of theater through storytelling, arts & crafts, theatre games and most importantly, their imaginations!


Intro to Theater

Cost: $200
Ages: 9-11
Day: Thursdays
Time: 3:30 to 4:30

A basic introduction to theater skills. Students will become comfortable performing on stage by playing theatre games, building characters, engaging imagination, and acquiring basic theatrical knowledge. 


Acting I

Cost $225
Ages: 12-14 OR have completed at least one semester of Intro to Theater. 
Day: Wednesday
Time: 3:30-4:30

In this class students will get a taste of what it’s like to be in a play.  Students will get experience the audition and rehearsal process as well learn the fundamentals of acting such as listening, projecting, enunciation, and ensemble building. 


Acting II

Cost: $225
Ages: 13-18 OR they have completed at least one semester of Acting I or have participated in a production as either ensemble or lead. 
Day: Thursday
Time: 4:30-6:00

Students will build on what they learned in Acting I to delve deeper into a script by learning how to analyze scripts and characters, and learning to listen to their impulses through a series of acting exercises and scene work. This semester students will be focusing on the works of Shakespeare!


Musical Theatre!

Cost: $225
Day: Wednesday
Time: 5:00-6:30

Acting, singing, dancing, oh my! In this class students will learn how to become a triple threat! Students will learn the basics of musical theatre while learning music and choreography for a selection of songs. 



Cost: $120
Age: 4 to 6
Day: Tuesday
Time: 2:00 to 2:45 

Let’s make a play! Students will use their imaginations to tell stories, create costumes, make props, all while learning how to be on a stage, use their voice, and other basic theater skills.

Improv – CLOSED

Cost: $200
Ages: 10-18
Day: Thursday
Time: 3:30-4:30

Using acting games and the fundamentals of improv such as “Yes, and!” students will learn how to create a scene, build an ensemble, think on their feet, and more in a fun, safe, and encouraging environment.