Saturday Acting Classes

Register for Fall Acting Classes




The Atlanta Shakespeare Company Education Department is thrilled to announce that we will be offering Saturday Acting classes this Fall! Classes will take place in our brand-new Shakespeare Tavern Academy classroom space located right next door to the Playhouse at 497 Peachtree Street NE.

Young actors Grades Kindergarten through 8th will have the chance to be taught and directed by our team of professional actor/ teaching artists each Saturday September 16 - October 21, 2017. Each class will culminate in a final showcase for invited friends and family members.

Shakespeare’s Groundlings--- Shakespeare Superheroes Sidekicks-style acting class for Grades Kindergarten-1

Ignite your child’s curiosity and love of Shakespeare and performing in our Groundlings class! Through creative play, arts & crafts, music, dance and, of course, Shakespeare’s language our youngest actors will present their own, unique version of Shakespeare’s spooky Macbeth. With a script focusing on friendship through the characters of Macbeth and Banquo, your child will have an engaging and interactive experience each and every Saturday. All of our Groundlings teaching artists have received specialized training in Shakespeare instruction for 4-6 year olds from the fabulous folks at San Francisco Shakespeare Festival.

Saturdays, September 16- October 21, 2017 from 9:00- 10:30 A.M.
Tuition is $135.00/ student
Register here!
For questions or more information, please contact Adam King at

Shakespeare’s Clowns--- Basics of Shakespearean Acting for Grades 2-5

Your young actor will explore the three tools of an actor and learn to bring Shakespeare’s characters, language and situations to life for an audience in this engaging and entertaining acting class in our brand-new Shakespeare Tavern Academy. Students will study and create scenes and monologues from some of Shakespeare’s most famous plays to be performed in an exciting showcase on the final day of classes, all under the direction of Adam King, the ASC’s Elementary and Homeschool Programs Coordinator and member of our resident acting company. Saturdays, September 16- October 21, 2017 from 11:00 A.M.- 1:00 P.M.

Tuition is $180.00/ student
Register here!
For questions or more information, please contact Adam King at

The Nobles—Basics of Shakespearean Acting for Grades 6-8

Your young actor will learn to harness their body, voice and imagination to bring Shakespeare’s characters, language and situations from off of the page and onto the stage in this engaging and sophisticated acting class in our brand-new Shakespeare Tavern Academy. Students will study and create scenes and monologues from some of Shakespeare’s most famous plays to be performed in an exciting showcase on the final day of classes, all under the direction of a member of our professional acting company.

Saturdays, September 16- October 21, 2017 from 1:30-3:30 P.M.
Tuition is $180.00/ student
Register here!
For questions or more information, please contact Kati Grace Brown at