Theatre fun for all ages!

Theatre offers a multitude of talents for students to cultivate and display: acting, singing, dancing, and creation of sets, props and costumes. By allowing students to explore and experience all the diverse components of a finished theatre product, students create their own ensemble—a community centered around the stage. At Apple Tree Arts, our theatre arts programs are developed with this philosophy in mind. We believe that every student has a story to tell and makes a meaningful contribution to the art of theatre.

We welcome and invite you to join us!

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Musical Theatre Programs

Our musical theatre programs provide students with the opportunity to learn about and hone their skills in three different theatrical focuses: acting, singing & choreography. Each skill set is given separate instruction and later added together to form the finished product, a musical production. The level of difficulty and complexity of instruction and productions are tailored to specific age groups, ensuring each child a rewarding experience that matches their abilities.

REGISTRATION for the fall programs will open on July 12 at 7:00am. 

We offer theater programs for children and teens/adults. Please choose from the list below.

School year programs:

Grades 1-4  (one session in fall, winter, and spring)
FALL: YEE-HAW!

Grades 2-6  (one session in winter)
WILLY WONKA KIDS

Grades 7-12  (one session in late fall through winter)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR

Adult Community Musical Theatre – Title TBA (cast will be selected after auditions) Info to follow soon for audition dates.

Acting Adventures –  for children in grades 2-6. Incorporates theatre games, storytelling, scene-study and improvisation while introducing basic performance skills. The program culminates in a creative performance showcase following the final session.  

Private Acting/Performance Coaching – call to schedule

Summer Theatre

Age groupings this summer are as follows. All grades listed are as “entering grades……in the fall”

Grades 1-2: It’s a Jungle Out There! July 15-19, from 9:00 am – noon at ATA . Performance July 19, 1:30pm

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Grades 3-7: Frozen, Jr. Session 1 July 8-19, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at Grafton High School. Performance July 19, 7pm   FULL – sign up for wait list 

Grades 3-7: Frozen Jr. Session 2 July 22-Aug 2, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at Grafton High School. Performance Aug 2, 7pm

Grades 3-7: Return of the Glass Slipper July 22-26, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm  at ATA. Performance July 26, 7pm

Grades 3-7: Lights Camera Action!Aug 5-16, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at ATA Presentation sharing Aug 16, 2:30pm

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Grades 5-8: Triple Threat – Act, Dance, Sing! July 29-Aug 2, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at ATA. Performance Aug 2, 1:30pm

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Grades 8-12: Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical Aug 5-16, from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm at Grafton High School  Performance Aug 16, 7pm  FULL – sign up for wait list. There are a few spots open for boys

NEW! Intro to Theatre Tech for high school level students: 9:00am – 2:00pm on Mondays June 24, July 1, and Aug 5. Must attend all 3 sessions.