Acting Classes


Adult Summer Intensive
June 29- July 3, 2015: 10am-4pm
Registration is available online here.
For teachers earning professional development credits, college students keeping their skills sharp over the summer, adults looking for fun acting lessons, or anyone interested in an engaging in-depth study of classical acting techniques, Shakespearean text, audition techniques for college (and beyond), career acting, text analysis, movement, stage combat and more! Class is taught by members of the CSC Resident Ensemble.

All skill levels welcome!
Cost $290.  Includes CSC T-shirt.
Make a payment online here.

Monday-Friday, June 29- July 3- 10am-4pm
All activities take place at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company on the professional stage and rehearsal room at the downtown theater at 719 Race Street!


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.
Dates for the 2015-2016 School Year will be announced

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

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