The award-winning Northglenn Youth Theatre program offers opportunities for young actors of all ages and abilities to explore the art of live theatrical performance. We are thrilled to offer NYT Academy which presents classes, workshops, and personalized training to complement the acclaimed main stage productions.FALL CLASSES
Just Off Center Comedy-Improv Ages 8-16
This class is for the quick-witted and intelligent young actor who loves comedy and improvisational acting/games! Designed to help train young actors to engage their courage, creativity, control, and characterizations through a variety of games and exercises. Previous acting and stage experience is strongly encouraged. Guaranteed to tickle your funny bone.
Ages 8-11 30313016-03 Nov 10-Dec 8 5:00-6:30p $40/$44 No class Nov 24
Ages 12-16 30313016-04 Nov 10-Dec 8 7:00-8:30p $40/$44 No class Nov 24FALL DANCE CLASSES
Belly Dance with Phoenix Ages 16+
Have fun learning how to belly dance while gaining flexibility and muscle control. Phoenix is a nationally-known instructor who will work with you on your posture, technique, and developing your own style. Classes are divided into two sections, with new topics covered in each. Great for both new and continuing dancers!
Winter Bonus Session
30315005-08 Dec 8-22 7:30-8:30p $29/$32WINTER CLASSES
Registration begins December 13 for Residents and December 20 for Non-Residents
Intro to Acting Ages 6-16
This is a great class for the want-to-be actor! We will introduce the world of acting through warm-up exercises, drama games, short skits and basic costume pieces. It is a great way to give acting a try. For the final class, we will show what we have learned in an informal presentation for family and friends. No classes during spring break.
Ages 6-8 10313004-04 Jan 6-Feb 10 5:30-6:30p $42/$50
10313004-07 Feb 24-Apr 7 5:30-6:30p $42/$50
Ages 9-11 10313004-06 Jan 6-Feb 10 6:45-7:45p $42/$50
10313004-08 Feb 24-Apr 7 6:45-7:45p $42/$50
Ages 12-16 10313004-05 Feb 22-Apr 5 6:00-7:30p $60/$72
Beyond the Basics Ages 8-18
This intermediate-level acting class is for the young actor ready to tune specific acting skills. The class will cover intentional physical movement/positioning, voice, delivery of a character and tips on memorization. Class work will focus on specific selections from scripts and/or monologues. The final class will be an informal presentation for family. Previous acting classes – at least two sessions of intro or performance in an NYT (or equivalent) staged production – are required.
Ages 8-10 10313006-01 Jan 10-Feb 14 5:00-6:00p $42/$50
10313006-05 Feb 28-Apr 11 5:00-6:00p $42/$50
Ages 11-14 10313006-02 Jan 10-Feb 14 6:15-7:15p $42/$50
10313006-06 Feb 28-Apr 11 6:15-7:15p $42/$50
Perfecting Monologues Ages 12-16
This class is designed to help young actors work on taking a monologue to the next level – character development, projection, poise, purpose and other techniques to maximize an audition piece.
Ages 8-12 10313052-03 Apr 26-May 17 6:00-7:30p $42/$50
Ages 12-16 10313052-02 Jan 25-Feb 15 6:00-7:30p $42/$50
Just Off Center Comedy-Improv Ages 8-16
This class is for the quick-witted and intelligent young actor who loves comedy and improvisational acting games! Designed to help train young actors to engage their courage, creativity, control and characterizations through a variety of games and exercises. Previous acting and stage experience is strongly encouraged. Guaranteed to tickle your funny bone.
Ages 8-11 10313016-01 Jan 5-Feb 9 5:30-7:00p $60/$72
10313016-07 Feb 23-Apr 6 5:30-7:00p $60/$72
Ages 12-16 10313016-02 Jan 5-Feb 9 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
10313016-08 Feb 23-Apr 6 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
Dance for the Actor
Broadway Bound Ages 6-8
This beginner class includes basic dance moves and terminology that are most commonly used in musical theater centered around fun children’s musicals each session. Students will also explore acting games and activities.
Monday 10313013-01 Jan 10-Feb 14 4:45-5:45p $42/$50 Mary Poppins
10313013-02 Feb 28-Apr 11 4:45-5:45p $42/$50 Willy Wonka
Musical Theatre Dance Ages 7-14
We will work on selected choreography pieces from a variety of popular musicals. Wear comfortable clothing, jazz shoes encouraged.
Ages 7-10 10313009-06 Jan 4-Feb 8 4:45-5:45p $42/$50
10313009-09 Mar 1-Apr 12 4:45-5:45p $42/$50
Ages 11-14 10313009-04 Jan 10-Feb 14 6:00-7:00p $42/$50
10313009-08 Feb 28-Apr 11 6:00-7:00p $42/$50
Auditioning 101 Ages 8-18
This workshop walks through all the bits and pieces that are involved with an audition – for NYT and beyond. Items covered are: resumes, headshots, poise, projection, memorization, prepping music and other key items to help you present your best foot forward.
Ages 12-18 10313064-01 Jan 16 1:30-3:30p $25/$25
Ages 8-12 10313064-02 May 11 5:30-7:00p $25/$25
Twinkle Toes Dance Ages 3-4
Your little one learns coordination, listening skills, balance, music interpretation, creative movement and motor development in this introduction to dance. Please come dressed in comfortable clothing and dance or ballet shoes.
10315002-01 Jan 15-Feb 9 4:45-5:30p $36/$43
10315002-03 Feb 23-Apr 6 4:45-5:30p $36/$43
Little Tappers Ages 5-7
This beginning tap class introduces some basic steps, simple combos and fun games! Wear comfortable clothing. Tap shoes required. Bring a water bottle. .
Wednesday 10315007-01 Feb 23-Apr 6 5:45-6:45p $42/$50 No class 3/23
Belly Dance with Phoenix Ages 16+
Have fun learning the art of belly dance while gaining flexibility and muscle control. Phoenix is a nationally-known instructor who will work with you on your posture, technique, and developing your own style. Great for both new and continuing dancers!
Multi-Level Basics Wednesday
Winter Combo 10315005-01 Jan 15-Feb 23 7:30-8:30p $76/$91
Spring Combo 10315005-08 Mar 9-May 4 7:30-8:30p $76/$91
NEW! Line Dancing with Kathy Hamilton Ages 18+
What is line dancing? Line dancing involves people dancing in lines to music. The dances are choreographed with a repeating series of steps. No partners needed! It’s a fun way of getting exercise, enjoying good music, while learning to dance. We’ll start with basic steps and progress at a slow pace toward more advanced techniques.
10315006-01 Jan 6-27 2:00-3:00p $27/$34
10315006-02 Feb 3-24 2:00-3:00p $27/$34
10315006-03 Mar 3-31 2:00-3:00p $27/$34
10315006-04 Apr 7-28 2:00-3:00p $27/$34
Tap Dance Ages 16+
Join us for beginning level tap focusing on building steps and combinations. Experienced tappers can brush up and expand skills. Bring along tap shoes and a water bottle.
10315004-10 Jan 10-Mar 7 7:15-8:15p $56/$67 No class 1/24
10315004-11 Mar 28-May 23 7:15-8:15p $56/$67
Classes taught by Kristee Graham Studios
Macrame Monday Ages 18+
We will begin by learning the basic macrame knots and explore creating large and small projects of our own design. From jewelry to plant hangers and wall hangings.
10316001-01 Jan 10-Feb 21 2:00-4:00p $84/$100 No class 1/17
10316001-02 Feb 28-Apr 11 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
10316001-03 Apr 18-May 23 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
Creative Crochet Ages 18+
Learn crochet basics, from rows to granny squares and beyond.
Thursday 10316001-04 Jan 6-Feb 10 2:00-4:00p $84/$100
Custom Creations Ages 18+
We will design and create our own custom designed fiber art using mixed media. Previous fiber arts class/experience helpful, but not necessary.
Thursday 10316001-09 Apr 14-May 19 2:00-4:00p $84/$100
Thursday Threads – Plushies & Stuffies Ages 7-14
We will design and hand-stitch our very own stuffed plushie/felt toys.
10316001-05 Jan 6-Feb 10 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
10316001-06 Feb 24-Apr 7 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
10316001-07 Apr 14-May 19 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Using fiber, fabric, wire, beads and anything we find useful we will design and create our own beautiful and unique jewelry!
Jewelry Art for Kids Ages 7-14
Monday 10316002-01 Jan 10-Feb 21 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Jewelry Art for Teens Ages 11-16
Friday 10316002-02 Apr 8-May 13 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Wire Wrapping Ages 16+
Thursday 10316002-03 Jan 6-Feb 10 7:00-8:30p $60/$72 Tree of Life
Wrapping Stones Ages 16+
Thursday 10316002-04 Feb 24-Apr 7 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
Custom Creations Ages 16+
Thursday 10316002-05 Apr 14-May 19 7:00-8:30p $60/$72
Ages 18+. Learn useful techniques and styles of acrylic painting on canvas to create your own masterpieces.
Landscapes and Nature
Tuesday 10316004-01 Jan 4-Feb 8 2:00-4:00p $100/$120
Exploring Personal Style
Tuesday 10316004-02 Apr 5-May 10 2:00-4:00p $100/$120
Design, paint, sculpt your own fantasy creatures to life!
Mythical Lands Ages 7-14
Tuesday 10316005-01 Jan 4-Feb 8 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Painting and Drawing Ages 12-17
Friday 10316005-02 Feb 18-Apr 1 4:30-6:30p $84/$100Open Art Forum
Teen Tuesdays Art Forum
These classes allow talented young artists an opportunity to focus in on and hone their skills in their preferred medium and style. Paint brushes and drawing supplies available or participants can bring their specific projects with instructor approval.
10316006-01 Jan 4-Feb 8 7:00-8:30p $72/$72
10316006-02 Feb 22-Apr 5 7:00-8:30p $72/$72
10316006-03 Apr 12-May 17 7:00-8:30p $72/$72
Kids Art Club
A fun open space for young experienced artists to focus in and hone their skills in their preferred medium and style. Paints, brushes and drawing supplies available – or participants can bring their specific projects with instructor approval.
Monday 10316006-04 Feb 28-Apr 11 4:30-6:30p $72/$72
Participants will explore several sculpting mediums and use them to craft amazing and detailed miniatures.
Sculpting in Miniature for Kids
Friday 10316007-01 Jan 7-Feb 11 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Sculpting for Kids
Monday 10316007-02 Apr 18-May 23 4:30-6:30p $84/$100
Crafting for Kids
Have fun creating many mixed media art pieces with a fun theme.
Tuesday 10316008-01 Feb 22-Apr 5 4:30-6:30p $84/$100 No class 3/22
Spring Into Art
Tuesday 10316008-02 Apr 12-May 17 4:30-6:30p $84/$100