Register for Young People's Theater
ENROLLMENT FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR IS NOW OPEN!
Our new system collects a 25% tuition non-refundable deposit to reserve your spot in class. When signing your child up through the link below, you will be asked to pay the 25% deposit, and you can choose to create a payment plan or pay in full. You will also be to 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.
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 2017 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 for Adventures in Acting & "Little Mermaid" must must be submitted by Aug. 31 and Mamma Mia and Music Man applications are due Oct. 31 for our committee to review and award 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.
2018-2019 Class Offerings
PARENT/KID PLAY- A MURDER MYSTERY WHODUNNIT
Instructor: Leah Nikula
Rehearsals Tuesdays, Sept. 11, 18, 25, October 2
Performance: Saturday, Oct. 6, 7 p.m.
Join Leah Nikula for the fifth annual Parent/Kid Play with a Murder/Mystery Whodunnit! Join us for a thrilling and hilarious evening as our cast (with the help of the audience) solves a murder mystery in the historic Sheridan Opera House. Here's how it works: the first four rehearsals, the kids learn their leading roles. Then on the final day, from 1-7 p.m. the parents will join us to rehearse their small parts before our final performance on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m.
ADVENTURES IN ACTING-FULL
Kindergarten, Grades 1 & 2
THIS CLASS IS FULL!
Please feel free to sign your child up on our waitlist, and we will be in touch if any spots open up. Anyone on the waitlist for the fall class will have priority access to signing up your child for our Spring sessions (enrollment will open in December)
Wednesdays 3:10-5 p.m.
Sept. 12-Oct. 24
Performance: Oct 24, 5 p.m.
Join instructors Ashley Deppen and Leah Nikula to use your imagination and bring an exciting story to life! This introductory theater class is perfect for young thespians who enjoy games, costumes and storytelling. The 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 the students up at Telluride Elementary at 3:10 p.m. and serve them a healthy snack. A 25 percent non-refundable deposit will be collected at registration to hold your spot in this class.
MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: LITTLE MERMAID
Director: Leah Nikula
Rehearsals begin Monday, Oct. 1
(Please note: they will not have to rehearse every day. Schedule varies and we are flexible. YPT loves our well-rounded kiddos)
Mondays, Thursdays 3:30- 5 p.m., Tuesdays, 2:05-5 p.m.
Performances Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 6 p.m.
Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's "Little Mermaid" adapted from Disney's Broadway production and the motion picture. This is a condensed musical theater production that combines stage work, character development, choreography and music. A non-refundable 25 percent deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot in this class.
MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: MAMMA MIA
Director: Leah Nikula
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 1, 2 & 4, at 6 p.m.
Join us for ABBA's hits, as we tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. This is a full musical theater production that combines stage work, character development, choreography and music. A 25 non-refundable percent deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot in this class.
MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: THE MUSIC MAN
Director: Leah Nikula
Rehearsals begin Monday, February 11
Mondays, Thursdays 3:30- 5 p.m.
No rehearsal over Spring Break
Performances May 3-5, 6 p.m.
Based on Meredith Wilson's six-time-Tony-Award winning musical comedy, "The Music Man" features some of musical theatre's most iconic songs, and a story filled with wit, warmth and good-old fashioned romance! This is a condensed musical theater production that combines stage work, character development, choreography and music. A non-refundable 25 percent deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot in this class.