After-School Classes

StageCoach Theatre Company offers after school classes in the performing arts for middle and high school students, minimum age of 10 years old.

All classes will be held at the StageCoach Theatre located at 20937 Ashburn Road, Suites 115 & 120, Ashburn, VA 20147.

These are highly interACTive and fun classes taught by seasoned professionals who still work in the theatre industry. Explore the theatre with stage craft. Hone your skills in improv, musical theatre, and acting. Add a new dimension with group voice. Strengthen your acting skills with Acting through Song.

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A minimum of 4 students is required to run any class.

There is a $5.95 ACTIVE Network processing fee for each registration. This will automatically be added to your shopping cart at checkout.

Register for multiple classes for a 10% discount.

Register a sibling and they get a 10% discount too.

Refer friends and you might even get next season’s class FREE!

One-on-One Coaching by Appointment

Cost: $60 per hour.

Are you preparing for an important presentation at school? Would you like some individual coaching as you rehearse for an audition or interview? Perhaps you’ve been “volunteered” to produce next season’s show. Our instructors will meet with you to address your concerns and provide you with a confident way forward. We can help with:

Public speaking
Audition preparation
Monologues and Acting
Musical Theatre preparation
Job or school interviews
Producing a show or event
Or any other similar activities

Vocal Coaching
During lessons, 15 minutes are spent on warming up and vocal technique while the remainder of class is spent on applying these techniques to a song. Students will be given sheet music for this song and be expected to bring it in every class as well as their Voice Log book in which vocal warm-ups and notes will be recorded.

Odyssey of the Mind
StageCoach Theatre Company has the ability and experience to provide assistance to Odyssey of the Mind groups on theatrical based challenges. Following the rules and guidelines of the challenge, we will not provide individual advice on the project at hand, but assist in needed skills on Improvisation, Set and Design on a Budget, Script Writing, Story Structure, and Basic Theatrical knowledge and skills. Minimum number of students to start a class is 4 and maximum is 7 for a 1-hour class at the rate of $70 per class. Each additional student over 7 can be taught at a rate of $10 per student. In order to best fit the needs of each individual group, it is important for the coach of the team to contact StageCoach Theatre Company at least 2 weeks in advance to let us know what type of master class should be provided for your group.

Contact us to schedule a time to meet with a coach.

Introduction to Dancing for the Stage Workshop - June 5

Introduction to Dancing for the Stage Workshop
Wednesday, June 5
7:00 - 8:30pm
Cost: $25

Click here to reserve your space in the workshop.

Instructor: Addie Schafer

Come learn some basic steps and practices to prepare for dance auditions. Whether you have danced or not, live performance dance for the stage is a great skill to improve upon for your next audition. Come in comfortable clothing and flexible shoes. We will practice basics of terminology for hip hop, jazz, tap, ballet, and modern dance. We will learn a basic routine and then practice a dance audition with feedback from the instructor, Addie Schafer, drama teacher at Woodgrove High School next year.

Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:00pm Acting for Middle School Students

Ready to brush up your acting skills? This class goes through all the basics of stage acting. Students will learn introductory techniques for character work, script memorization, inflection as well as articulation while speaking, script analysis, and tricks and techniques for creating a memorable scene for a final showcase. Students can expect to work on both monologues and scene work in this class. This class will get explore the basics of acting from observation of human life and emotions to battling stage fright and all that’s in-between.

Showcase on Saturday, June 1st.

A minimum of 4 students is required to run any class. Maximum of 15 students.

April 3 - May 29 (no class April 17)
$225 + $5.95 service fee

Register now!

Use coupon code SPRING2 to get a prorated rate to start classes the week of April 22.

Thursdays 6:00 - 7:00pm Musical Theatre

Love Broadway? During this class, you will learn to sing, act, and creatively move to fun and challenging Broadway musicals. Over the semester, this group class will work on the attributes of singing, stage presence, and scene work, all while preparing scenes from famous musicals that will be presented at the final class. This is a great class for students who want to immerse themselves in all things theatre!

Showcase on Saturday, June 1st.

April 4 - May 30 (no class April 18)
$225 + $5.95 service fee

Register now!

Use coupon code SPRING2 to get a prorated rate to start classes the week of April 22.