Register for Young People's Theater

ENROLLMENT FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR IS NOW OPEN!

Our new system collects a 25% tuition deposit to reserve your spot in class. When signing your child up through the link below, you will electronically sign our parental agreement. Payment in full is due by the first day of the class. You may pay via Credit Card online. If you would like to pay with cash or check, please call 970.728.6363 ext. 2 to sign your child up. 

We will no longer enrollment on a lottery basis, and all classes are first-come, first-serve. 

TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID:

Financial Aid applications are now processed electronically when you apply for your child through the link below. You are required to provide the first 2 pages of your 2016 Tax Return and our SAFYPT Personal Financial Statement. 

IF PARENTS HAVE FILED TAXES SEPARATELY, EACH PARENT MUST SUBMIT HIS/HER INDIVIDUAL TAX RETURN AS PART OF THE APPLICATION.

All financial aid application documents must be submitted by Aug. 29 for our committee to review and reward financial aid to our students. Please click here to log into our system upload your financial aid forms and check on the status of your account. 

 

 

ADVENTURES IN ACTING

Grades Kindergarten, Grades 1 & 2

Instructors: Leah Nikula & Ashley Deppen

Tuition: $265
Wednesdays: 3:10-5:00 p.m.
February 7, 14, 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21
Performance: March 21, 5 p.m.

Join instructors Ashley Deppen and Leah Nikula to use your imagination & bring an exciting story to life! This introductory theater class is perfect for young thespians who enjoy games, costumes and storytelling. This class will be divided between Kindergarten and Grades 1-2 and culminates in an energetic performance on the Opera House stage. This class is limited to 12 kindergarteners and 12 kids in grades 1-2. 

We will pick up students at Telluride Elementary School at 3:10 and serve a healthy snack.

 

MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: MARY POPPINS

Grades 9-12

Director: Leah Nikula

Tuition: $615
Rehearsals: Sporadically in November & December, heavy in January
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 3:30- 5:30/6
(Note: We are very flexible in working around other extra-curricular activities.  YPT loves our well-rounded students!)
Performances February 2, 3, 5 at 6 p.m.
Adapted from the beloved children’s books with the well-known music from the movie, “Mary Poppins” follows the iconic nanny, Mary Poppins, as she brings love, laughter, and adventure to the Banks house. This is a full musical theater production that combines stage work, character development, choreography and music. A 25 percent deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot in this class. 

 

MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH

Grades 3-5

Director: Leah Nikula

Tuition: $415
Rehearsals begin Monday, February 12
Mondays, Thursdays 3:30- 5 p.m.
No rehearsal over Spring Break
Performances May 4-6, 6 p.m.

 

Adapted from the adored Roald Dahl book, “James And The Giant Peach” follows James and his magical insect friends as they journey across the ocean in a giant peach! This is a condensed musical theater production that combines stage work, character development, choreography and music.  A 25 percent deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot in this class. 
 

SUMMER SPECTACULAR: "ALICE IN WONDERLAND"

Ages 8-12

Director: Leah Nikula

Tuition: $430
July 23-27
Calling all actors ages 8-12! Join YPT Artistic Director Leah Nikula for a fun week of musical theater for our annual Summer Spectacular! Jump down the Rabbit Hole with Alice, as we explore the world of "Alice In Wonderland" all week, culminating in a mini-performance of the classic Disney story on Friday, July 27 at 1 p.m. The story features beloved characters such as the White Rabbit, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Queen of Hearts and the Chesire Cat. During this action-packed week, kids will be immersed in musical theater, learning choreography, staging, character development and more. 
 
 

TO REGISTER FOR ADVENTURES IN ACTING OR THE SUMMER SPECATCULAR, CLICK ON SPRING/SUMMER 2018. 

 

Contact Leah with any questions: leah@sheridanoperahouse.com or 970.728.6363 ext. 2 or click here to log into the system and check on the status of your registration.