Class Guidelines related to COVID-19:
- You and your child's safety are our first priority this semester. SYT will be implementing heightened measures to ensure the health and safety of all children participating in a class.
-CLICK HERE for the full list of measures SYT will be taking to keep our students and staff safe and healthy.
At The Spartanburg Youth Theatre, you’ll find:

- A staff comprised of some of the finest theatre artists in the region.

- Classes to inspire and engage every student, from the beginner to the advanced.

- A welcoming environment that encourages each student no matter their skill level.

 

Whether you are an aspiring performer or designer or just want to build confidence and make new friends, the Spartanburg Youth Theatre is the place to be! Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please remember to register early, as many of our classes fill up quickly.

Tuition:

- Tuition may be paid in full at the time of registration or you may pay half the cost at the time of registration and the remainder no less than 7 days prior to the first day of camp.

Scholarships:

- Scholarships are available. CLICK HERE or the button to the right to submit a scholarship application.

- Scholarship applications are due by 12pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2020. Scholarship applicants will be notified of their scholarships status by December 18, 2020.

Cancellation:

- If you cancel no later than 7 days before the first day of your camp, tuition less a $30 Class Cancellation Fee will be refunded. If you cancel less than 7 days before the first day of your class, only a refund or credit of 50% of the tuition cost will be issued.

- Once classes have started, no refunds will be given.

 
Enroll:

-Register online below, or call us at (864) 585-8278 for information and to enroll.

 

2021 WINTER-MESTER THEATRE CLASSES

5-week winter-best classes begin the week of January 11-15, 2021,

and end the week of February 8-12, 2021.

 

 

IMAGINATION & PLAY

K4-K5

Our classes for rising K4-K5 explore creative play, music and art, while learning acting and storytelling techniques. The semester culminates in a sharing of activities and stories for family and friends.

Zany Zoo Crew
Mondays | Grades K4-K5 | 4:00-4:45pm | $55 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos
 
Put on your safari hats and become your favorite wacky zoo character. Pounce like a lion, swing from the trees like a monkey, or create your own wacky animal that has yet to be discovered!
This class will meet weekly on Mondays for 5 weeks starting Monday, January 11, 2021. The final class will be on Monday, February 8, 2021.
ENROLL HERE!

ACTOR-IN-TRAINING
1st-2nd grade

 

Our classes for the energetic youngster continue to develop teamwork, self-expression, and imagination, while introducing acting techniques and stage movement skills through a specific fun setting. The semester culminates in a sharing of activities and stories for family and friends.

Disney's Onward: Elves, Fairies & Dragons
Tuesdays | Grades 1st-2nd | 4:00-5:15pm | $75 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructor: Mary Thalassinos
 
Join Ian & Barley on a fantastical adventure to find the Phoenix gem! You’ll discover lovable elves, bike-riding fairies, and fire-breathing dragons on a journey you’ll never forget!
This class will meet weekly on Tuesdays for 5 weeks starting Tuesday, January 12, 2021. The final class will be on Tuesday, February 9, 2021.
ENROLL HERE!

 

TECHNIQUE CLASSES
3rd-6th
grade

Our technique classes for rising 3rd-6th graders introduce theatre techniques for those who are curious about the world of theatre. 

Audition Prep: Musical Theatre
Thursdays | Grades 3rd-6th | 4:00-5:30pm | $75 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructors: Mary Thalassinos & Jamie Walters
Get ready for your next musical theatre audition! This winter is the perfect time to work on your craft and get audition ready! This 5-week class will work on audition etiquette, audition tips, and will help you pick out an audition song that is perfect for you!
This class will meet weekly on Thursdays for 5 weeks starting Thursday, January 14, 2021. The final class will be on Thursday, February 11, 2021.
ENROLL HERE!

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDIOS
6th-9th grade

Our middle school studios for 6th-9th graders provide advanced theatre techniques, and an in-depth look at the theatrical production process. 

Audition Prep: Musical Theatre
Wednesday | Grades 6th-9th | 4:30-6:00pm | $75 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructors: Mary Thalassinos & Jamie Walters
Get ready for your next musical theatre audition! This winter is the perfect time to work on your craft and get audition ready! This 5-week class will work on audition etiquette, audition tips, and will help you pick out an audition song that is perfect for you!
This class will meet weekly on Wednesdays for 5 weeks starting Wednesday, January 13, 2021. The final class will be on Wednesday, February 10, 2021.
ENROLL HERE!

TEEN STUDIOS
6th-12th grade

Our teen studios provide classes on advanced theatre techniques, as well as additional theatre techniques and outlets like screen acting and improv.

Intro to Screen Acting
Thursdays | Grades 6th-12th | 4:30-6:30pm | $100 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructor: Ashley Crane
You might be at home on the stage, but what happens when the camera starts rolling? Answer that question in this 5-week class which will cover basic techniques for screen acting. Students learn important concepts like eyelines, slating, and hitting their mark. In their last week, they will participate in a mock on-camera audition.
This class will meet weekly on Thursdays for 5 weeks starting Thursday, January 14, 2021. The final class will be on Thursday, February 11, 2021.

ENROLL HERE!

 

TEEN ADVANCED STUDIOS
9th-12th grade

 

Our advanced teen studios for 9th-12th graders provide advanced theatre techniques and training for young actors interested in pursuing a professional theatre career.

Actor's Studio: Audition Intensive
Tuesdays | Grades 9th-12th | 4:30-6:30pm | $100 | 5 weeks
Class enrollment: 5 minimum | 8 maximum
Instructor: Connor Vetter
It's audition season! This audition intensive will focus on getting actors serious about Governor's School or college programs, and ready to nail their audition and get into their dream school! Actor's will prepare multiple monologues and work on putting together an acting resume, website and more.
This class will meet weekly on Tuesdays for 5 weeks starting Tuesday, January 12, 2021. The final class will be on Tuesday, February 9, 2021.
ENROLL HERE!

2021 WINTER-MESTER CLASSES

Hamilton Production Camp, Summer 2019

The Rainbow Fish K4-K5 Camp, Summer 2019

imagination never gets old.

SYT Office: (864) 585-8278

Box Office: (864) 542-2787

200 E. St. John Street

Spartanburg, SC 29306

The Spartanburg Little Theatre & Youth Theatre are funded in part by The Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg and its donors, the City and County of Spartanburg, and the South Carolina Arts Commission, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.