Acting Classes


Adult Contemporary Acting- Spring 2015
Registration is now closed.  Check out our summer program for Adults online here.
This course is for adults only. Students will work with a professional actor from CSC’s resident ensemble to explore different theater techniques and methods from various practitioners and apply them to contemporary scene study and performance.
All skill levels welcome!
Cost $165/ 5 week course.   Make a payment online here.
Instructor: Miranda McGee, CSC Resident Ensemble Member

Sunday Nights:
Mar. 15, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 29, 6-8:30pm
Apr. 12, 6-8:30pm
Apr. 19, 6-8:30pm
Apr. 26, 6-8:30pm

Summer Intensive for College Students and Adults online here.


Groundlings Junior, Shakespeare Acting (6th- 9th Graders)
Registration is now closed for the 2014-2015 School Year.  Check out our Shakespeare Summer Camp!
This is an acting class for 6th-9th grade students who are interested in furthering their acting skills and understanding of Shakespeare. The emphasis of the program will be on learning basic acting skills, working together as an ensemble, and speaking Shakespeare’s text. Workshops on movement, voice, text analysis, character development, and Shakespearean performance will take place throughout the program. By working together through theatre games and scene work, actors in the program will experience the excitement of the artistic process.
This program is audition only for NEW members.
Cost $295/semester. Students are encouraged but not required to participate in both semesters.  Make a payment online here.
Instructor: Maggie Lou Rader
Dates for the 2014-2015  School Year:

Groundlings Junior Dates, Spring 2015 Semester
Auditions by appointment only- if you are NEW to Groundlings Junior, please email to schedule.
Jan. 11, 6-8:30pm
Jan. 18, 6-8:30pm
Jan. 25, 6-8:30pm
Feb. 1, 6-8:30pm
Feb. 8, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 1, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 8, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 15, 6-8:30pm, Final class, parents invited.

Students in Groundlings Junior may participate in fall and/or spring sessions.

Groundlings, Shakespeare Acting (10th-12th Graders)
The 2014-2015 Groundlings cast is now full.  Check out our Shakespeare Summer Camp!
This is an acting ensemble developed to provide 10th-12th grade students with the opportunity to learn performance techniques from professional actors while studying Shakespeare and his texts. This 20-week acting-intensive program includes workshops, text analysis, and training in both voice and movement. CSC’s Groundlings provides students with the tools they need to develop their acting talents in a fun and nurturing environment.    This program culminates in performances on March 17 & 18, 2015 and students are REQUIRED to be available on these dates to participate.
This program is audition only for NEW members.
Cost: $750 for entire school year- students register & pay in two installments of $375. Make a payment online here.
Students are required to participate in both semesters of Groundlings.
Instructors: Jeremy Dubin and Sara Clark

Groundlings Dates 2014-2015:
Auditions Aug. 23, 4:30-6pm
Sep. 20, 9-11:30am
Sep. 27, 9-11:30am
Oct. 4, 9-11:30am
Oct. 18, 9-11:30am
Oct. 25, 9-11:30am
Nov.1, 9-11:30am
Nov. 8, 9-11:30am
Nov. 15, 9-11:30am
Nov. 22, 9-11:30am
Dec. 6, 9-11:30am

Jan. 10, 9-11:30am
Jan. 17, 9-11:30am
Jan. 24, 9-11:30am
Jan. 31, 9-11:30am
Feb. 7, 9-11:30am
Feb. 14, 9-11:30am
Feb. 21, 9-11:30am
Feb. 28, 9-11:30am
Mar. 7, 9-11:30am
Mar. 14, 9-11:30am
Expect added rehearsals before performance
Final Performance March 17 @ 7pm- your availability on these dates is REQUIRED to join Groundlings.

Students in Groundlings MUST participate for the entire school year, both fall and spring sessions.

Also, check out our summer camps online here and the Summer Intensive for College Students and Adults online here.

For more information contact:
Director of Education and Communications, Jeanna Vella
(513) 381-2273 ext. 3202 or