Theater Makers

Theatre Makers courses are designed for a range of artists with interests beyond acting. These classes include theoretical, practical and academic areas of investigation. Whether you are an actor who wants to expand your knowledge of the art, a director who wants to grow and learn new technology, or a writer who is interested in writing for specific voices, our current offerings have what you are looking for and will continue to grow.

How to Apply:
New applicants should first submit an online application at: Once we receive your application we will contact you to schedule your entrance interview appointment.

September Course Now Available:

Race, Queer Identity, & Gender
Instructor: Abe Zapata Jr.
4 Weeks, 8 Classes
Tuition: $320
Tuesdays & Thursdays, November 10th – December 10th, 2020 (Skips the week of Thanksgiving) from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PT / 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET

A new short form playwriting workshop exploring the ever changing world of Theater and performance with an emphasis on understanding how those worlds intersect with race, Queer identity, and gender. By the end of the course students will receive a crash course in theory and challenging play writing from minds such as bell hooks, Judith Butler, Lynn Nottage, and Luis Alfaro. The course will end with students presenting their written work in a Zoom Webinar.  The workshop is meant to be a place for BIPOC and Queer playwrights to explore their writing, allies are welcome.

Please email Johnny Yoder at with any questions or expressions of interest.