Youth Classes

Fall 2019 Programs

$25 Non-Refundable Registration Fee. Tuition may be split into 4 or 5 payments. Scholarships are available. Scholarship deadline is August 12, 2019. Classes are at ECTC, 560 Grand BLVD, Suite 200, Miramar Beach or at the Florida Chautauqua Theatre (FCT), 848 Baldwin Ave, Defuniak Springs.

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Little Rascals:

We are Monsters

K (5 year olds) - 1st grade (6-7 year olds)

Aug 22-Oct 24  Thursdays 3:00-3:50, FCT, Defuniak Springs
Aug 22-Oct 24  Thursdays 3:00-3:50, ECTC, Miramar Beach

We Are Monsters is a hilarious new musical that follows human kids into a monster cabaret filled with quirky monster characters. These monsters and kids discover the importance of friendship and celebrating the attributes that make each of us different and unique. Designed specifically for our youngest players, our Little Rascals class allows students to explore acting, singing, and movement in an energetic, nurturing environment that fosters creativity and collaboration.  This class will culminate with a mini play on the last day of class!


ECTC Kids:

Disney’s Aladdin KIDS

Grades 1st-8th (check the schedule for specific grades)

Aug 22-Nov 23, 2nd- 8th grade, Thursdays 4:30-6:30pm @ FCT, Defuniak Springs
Performances: Nov 22 @7pm, Nov 23 @2:00pm

Aug 20-Nov 9, 3rd-5th grade, Tuesday 4:30pm-6:30pm @ ECTC, Miramar Beach
Performances: 3rd-5th grade Nov 8th at 7pm, Nov 9th at 7pm

Aug 22- Nov 9, 1st-3rd Grade Thursday 4:30pm-6:00pm @ ECTC, Miramar Beach
Performances: 1st-3rd grade Nov 9th at 2pm

Come explore a “whole new world” in Disney's Aladdin KIDS.  Adapted from the classic Disney animated film, Disney's Aladdin KIDS is a world full of fun characters, music, and adventure for boys and girls alike.
You’ve never had friends like the ones you will find in ECTC’s production of Disney’s Aladdin KIDS!


ECTC Teens:

Elf Jr.

Aug 17th-Nov 16th, every Saturday 10:30am-1:00pm @ ECTC
Performances: Nov 15th at 7pm, Nov 16th at 2pm & 7pm

If you know the four main food groups (candy, candy canes, candy corn, and syrup) or if you believe that the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear, boy have we got a show for you! Whether you consider yourself a cheerful elf or a grumpy New Yorker, there is a role for everyone in Elf Jr.
This touching, hilarious, and sweet story of Buddy the Elf is sure to be the most fun you will have this fall!


Musical Theatre Cabaret Class

Grades 5th-12th

Want more vocal training and experience? Take a class with Opera Master Peter Lake.  This class focuses on vocal training while preparing you to take the stage! Students will rehearse one to two pieces throughout the 6 weeks and perform for parents in a cabaret style show at the end of the class.   

Aug 28-Oct 2, Wednesdays, 4:30-6:30 @ ECTC

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Jr. Thespian Troupe:

Grades 6th - 8th

In partnership with Seaside Neighborhood School, this ensemble of thespians are a chartered member of the Educational Theatre  Association's Junior Thespians and will be competing at district competition. They will also be making appearances within our community, sharing their love of performing, and promoting ECTC's  educational programs.

Troupe  is for any student in grades 6th-8th who is interested in developing  personally in the craft of acting while creating a unique performance  piece with fellow players. This troupe will focus on specialized  training, acting techniques, and implementing those techniques into performance.

Aug 17- February 8, Saturdays, 1:30-4:30 @ ECTC

District Festival Friday December 6 and Saturday December 7

State Festival is in Orlando on February 6-8


$25 Non-Refundable Registration Fee. Tuition may be split into 4 or 5 payments. Scholarships are available. Scholarship deadline is August 12, 2019