College: An Actor Prepares

College: An Actor Prepares

Sunday, January 7th, 4:00-6:00pm
A must for aspiring theater or musical theater majors! Lisa Mitchell is an expert on the college application process, auditioning for theater conservatories, unified auditions, and beyond. Sophomores and up only. (Class cost includes both parent and student, and YPs get 50% off.)

Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to register for this class

Price: $40 Instructor: Lisa Mitchell Ages: 15+ Level: ALL

Acting Express

Acting Express

Monday, 12:30-3:30pm
MLK DAY CLASS! Make it a full day when paired with “Musical Theater: Foundations” and receive 10% off. OCT staff monitors lunch breaks and 30 minutes before and after classes.

A fast, fun introduction to theater! This short class will focus on using theater exercises to gain performance skills and build confidence. See what acting is all about while exploring character, voice, and movement. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $50 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

Musical Theater: Foundations

Musical Theater: Foundations

Monday, 9:00am-12:00pm
MLK DAY CLASS! Make it a full day when paired with “Acting Express” and receive 10% off. OCT staff monitors lunch breaks and 30 minutes before and after classes. 

Love to sing? Then this is the class for you! Discover how exciting musical theater can be as you learn how to make the most of your voice featuring songs from Broadway's biggest hits.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.
 

Price: $50 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

Creative Dramatics: Animal Tales

Creative Dramatics: Animal Tales

Tuesdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Aesop's Fables meets The Lion King! Act out tales from our furry friends. Create new stories and original adorable characters. Gain basic performance skills, such as movement, improvisation, focus, and having fun. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List. 
Price: $110 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

Take the Stage Tuesdays

Take the Stage Tuesdays

Tuesdays, 10:15-11:15am

Come play, laugh, and learn! Join the theatrical adventure as you discover the stage. Have a blast acting out stories and characters, learning silly songs, and playing theater games. Fill your Tuesdays with fun!

Price: $90 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

The Physical Actor

The Physical Actor

Tuesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Explore different physicalized techniques to truly bring a character to life! From viewpoints to mask work, learn to stand out in performance as well as auditions. This high-energy class is perfect for beginners as well as returning students.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Claire Aldridge Ages: 11-14 Level: BEG/INT

Beginning Acting: Foundations

Beginning Acting: Foundations

Tuesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Ideal for new actors looking for a fun intro to theater! Use theater games and exercises to explore character, improv, concentration, voice, and movement. A great first acting class for building skills and confidence.

Price: $160 Instructor: Conor Eifler Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG
This class is sold out! Click below to be added to the Wait List. 

Creative Dramatics: Inside Out (A)

Creative Dramatics: Inside Out (A)

Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Act from the inside out! Learn to express emotions with your body, voice, and full-of-feelings characters. Join Joy and the other characters from the hit Pixar film to learn basic performance skills, character creation, and creative expression. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $130 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

Page to Stage: Purrfect Purrformance (A)

Page to Stage: Purrfect Purrformance (A)

Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00pm

From Pete the Cat to Cat in the Hat, have a blast playing your favorite furry felines! Introduction to physical acting, ensemble building, and confidence are taught in this "cat-tastic" class. Includes 2 tickets to OCT's Pete the Cat dress rehearsal on 01/19/18.

Price: $140 Instructor: Julie Akers Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Beginning Musical Theater: Broadway Kids

Beginning Musical Theater: Broadway Kids

Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Discover Broadway shows where kids have the leads: Oliver; You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Hairspray; and more! Focus on solid vocal ensemble work as well as basic choreography. Plus, sing the songs that are designed for your age and character range.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

Creative Dramatics: A Land Far, Far Away

Creative Dramatics: A Land Far, Far Away

Wednesdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Venture into a time of knights, princesses, and fiery dragons. An active class that teaches focus, collaboration, and character creation, while having fun with fantastical stories and happily ever afters! 

Price: $110 Instructor: Julie Akers Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

Homeschool Theater: Variety Show!

Homeschool Theater: Variety Show!

Wednesdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Create an original performance for family and friends! From magic tricks to dance numbers, you decide what goes on stage. Ensemble work, monologues, theater games, and songs are featured in this fast-paced class—just for homeschool students! 

Price: $160 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-12 Level: BEG/INT

Wild Wednesdays

Wild Wednesdays

Wednesdays, 10:15-11:15am
Act, play, explore, and let your imagination soar! Create characters and stories to make an original play. An energetic class that teaches focus, collaboration, and storytelling, all while having fun!

Price: $90 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

Page to Stage: Purrfect Purrformance (B)

Page to Stage: Purrfect Purrformance (B)

Thursdays, 4:30-6:00pm
From Pete the Cat to Cat in the Hat, have a blast playing your favorite furry felines! Introduction to physical acting, ensemble building, and confidence are taught in this "cat-tastic" class. Includes 2 tickets to OCT's Pete the Cat dress rehearsal on 01/19/18.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.
 

Price: $140 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

Beginning Acting: Focus

Beginning Acting: Focus

Thursdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Perfect for the aspiring actor. Use theater exercises, scene work, and monologues to develop characters, improve focus, and gain performance and audition skills. This dynamic class will bring out the actor in you!
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.
 

Price: $160 Instructor: Jennifer Darling Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

Young Actors Workshop (A)

Young Actors Workshop (A)

Triangle Productions (map)

Saturdays, 9:30-11:00am
A weekly "workout" in acting! Develop focus, memorization, and character creation skills. Explore imagination while creating an original showcase of individual work, collaboration, and storytelling.

This class is located at TRIANGLE PRODUCTIONS | 1785 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97232

Price: $130 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Creative Dramatics: Frosty & Frozen (B)

Creative Dramatics: Frosty & Frozen (B)

Saturdays, 9:30-11:00am
Release your inner actor as you create and perform your own play based on winter favorites, such as Frosty the Snowman and Frozen! Learn theater games, play a variety of characters, and gain acting skills in a small class for fun, focused learning. 

Price: $130 Instructor: Emma Stewart Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Beginning Musical Theater: Mary Poppins

Beginning Musical Theater: Mary Poppins

Saturdays, 9:00-11:00am
Gain musical theater skills by presenting songs from the hit musical Mary Poppins. Act out "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" characters while you sing lively music, learn basic choreography, and put together an impressive musical showcase. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Jeff Childs Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

Triple Threat Comedy (A)

Triple Threat Comedy (A)

Saturdays, 11:00am-1:00pm
Flex your comedic muscles as you perform side-splitting improvisation, stand-up, and slapstick. Find your comedic voice while learning scene structure, character development, and the styles of comedy.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

Audition Pros: On Stage (A)

Audition Pros: On Stage (A)

Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Sharpen your monologue performance, audition skills, focus, and learn how to showcase your strengths. Create characters and learn acting techniques for professional theater work. Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Screen.

Price: $160 Instructor: Elizabeth Fagan Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

Intermediate/Advanced Improvisation

Intermediate/Advanced Improvisation

Saturdays, 9:00-11:00am
Take improv comedy to the next level! Learn the ins-and-outs of scenework, explore new short form games, and master the art of saying yes! (Enrollment by approval.) 

Price: $160 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 13+ Level: INT/ADV/YP

Musical Theater: Composer Spotlight

Musical Theater: Composer Spotlight

Saturdays, 11:00-1:00pm
Perform power-house numbers from award-winning Broadway composer Janine Tesori. From Fun Home, to Shrek, to Caroline or Change, use ensemble and solo skills to increase confidence and build vocal technique.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List. 
Price: $160 Instructor: Jeff Childs Ages: 13+ Level: BEG/INT

Beginning Acting: Character Creation

Beginning Acting: Character Creation

Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Use theater exercises and techniques to create unique characters and make strong choices on stage. Explore movement, voice, and improvisation in a great class to bring out the actor in you!

Price: $160 Instructor: Jennifer Darling Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG

Roald's World

Roald's World

Triangle Productions (map)

Saturdays, 11:00am-1:00pm
Charlie, Matilda, the BFG, and more of Roald Dahl's hilarious characters come together in one fun-filled class. Gain acting and comedy skills while presenting an original showcase from Dahl's wacky world.

Price: $160 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG

This class is located at TRIANGLE PRODUCTIONS | 1785 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97232

This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Triple Threat Comedy (B)

Triple Threat Comedy (B)

Triangle Productions (map)

Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Flex your comedic muscles as you perform side-splitting improvisation, stand-up, and slapstick. Find your comedic voice while learning scene structure, character development, and the styles of comedy.
This class is sold out. Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Claire Aldridge Ages: 9-12 Level: BEG/INT

This class is located at TRIANGLE PRODUCTIONS | 1785 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97232

Young Actors Workshop (B)

Young Actors Workshop (B)

Saturdays, 11:00-12:30pm
A weekly "workout" in acting! Develop focus, memorization, and character creation skills. Explore imagination while creating an original showcase of individual work, collaboration, and storytelling.

Price: $130 Instructor: Molly Gilbert Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Audition Pros: On Screen (B)

Audition Pros: On Screen (B)

Saturdays, 3:00-5:00pm
Gain solid audition skills for film and television. Slates and interviews, cold reads, prepared pieces, ensemble work, and on camera techniques come together to help you book the job! Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Stage. 

Price: $175 Instructor: Karen Maseng Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

Audition Pros: On Screen (A)

Audition Pros: On Screen (A)

Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Gain solid audition skills for film and television. Slates and interviews, cold reads, prepared pieces, ensemble work, and on camera techniques come together to help you book the job! Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Stage. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $175 Instructor: Karen Maseng Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

Audition Pros: On Stage (B)

Audition Pros: On Stage (B)

Saturdays, 3:00-5:00pm
Sharpen your monologue performance, audition skills, focus, and learn how to showcase your strengths. Create characters and learn acting techniques for professional theater work. Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Screen.

Price: $160 Instructor: Matt Zrebski Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Creative Dramatics: Inside Out (B)

Creative Dramatics: Inside Out (B)

Sundays, 10:00-11:30am
Act from the inside out! Learn to express emotions with your body, voice, and full-of-feelings characters. Join Joy and the other characters from the hit Pixar film to learn basic performance skills, character creation, and creative expression. 

This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $130 Instructor: Molly Gilbert Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

YP Intensive: Directing

YP Intensive: Directing

Sundays, 1:00-4:30pm
Students will explore multiple aspects of the art form: the power of blocking, musicality of language, text analysis, working with actors, and tools for guiding an audience through story in thrilling ways.

Price: $150 Instructor: Matt Zrebski Ages: 14+ Level: YP

Playwriting II: Adaptations

Playwriting II: Adaptations

Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm
Use classic literature, biography, journalism, songs, poetry, and visual art as inspiration to create short plays. Work in progress will be shared and writers will receive both peer and instructor critique throughout. Students should be prepared for high volume reading and writing during the course. *No classes 2/11 & 2/18.

Playwriting II is a part of a 3 part class series. Take any playwriting class and you will be able to participate in Inkwell, a public performance of your work and 2 one-on-one workshops with a professional playwright. For more info, click here.

Price: $130 Instructor: Matt Zrebski Ages: 14+ Level: INT/ADV/YP

Creative Dramatics: Frosty & Frozen (A)

Creative Dramatics: Frosty & Frozen (A)

Mondays, 4:30-6:00pm
Release your inner actor as you create and perform your own play based on winter favorites, such as Frosty the Snowman and Frozen! Learn theater games, play a variety of characters, and gain acting skills in a small class for fun, focused learning. 
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List. 
Price: $130 Instructor: Emma Stewart Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

Harry Potter

Harry Potter

Mondays, 4:00-6:00pm
Enter the magical world of Harry Potter! Improve acting skills as you bring Harry and his charmed friends to life. Create, write, and perform your original scenes using characters from J.K. Rowling’s landmark adventure series.
This class is sold out! Please click below to be added to the Wait List.

Price: $160 Instructor: Sam Reiter Ages: 9-12 Level: BEG/INT

Theatrical Design

Theatrical Design

Sundays, 1:00-4:30pm
Each week focuses on a different area of theatrical design: makeup, set, costume, and props. Gain both hands-on experience and knowledge in this fast paced class open to all levels! 

Price: $150 Instructor: Robi Arce Ages: 12+ Level: ALL