Drama and acting classes
Find your local drama classes for children in Auckland, New Zealand
Featured Drama Classes
Tim Bray Youth Theatre
Weekly drama classes for 5 to 16 year olds
Auckland class locations: Western Springs and Takapuna
Tim Bray Youth Theatre encourages children’s self-confidence and focus. Children learn a range of theatre techniques and each term attend a rehearsal of the current Tim Bray Theatre Company’s stage show to watch professional actors at work. The 2019 timetable includes an open class in Term 1, and a performance by each class for their family and friends at the end of Term 3.
The Isabel Fish Academy
Communication skills, drama and performance arts
The Isabel Fish Academy trains students to become professional public presenters, performers and actors. The academy provides internationally recognised Trinity College, London qualifications. Students can choose from individual and group classes. The Isabel Fish Method has empowered thousands of students to learn about both the power of illusions and truthful realities. Normality is left aside, dreams acted out and new terrains explored.
Drama-based youth development classes, ages 12 to 18
Classes in Central and North Auckland
Initialize drama classes build emotional literacy and youth leadership skills through improv drama and devised theatre. Critical thinking, collaboration and confidence is fostered with student-led creative processes. The focus on improvised drama means that there is no such thing as a wrong answer – students are coached to unleash their creative expression, growing their speech and drama skills along the way. Apply now for a free trial class.
Auckland Drama Classes
Pump House After School Drama Programme
Workshops for 7 – 11 year olds. Children learn various performance techniques through movement, improvisation, mime and speech.
Children develop and enhance teamwork, social skills, self esteem and confidence. At the end of the programme the children will have the opportunity to perform for family members.
Drama for Children
Selwyn College, 203 Kohimarama Road, Kohimarama, Auckland
June Renwick, was HOD Performing Arts at Selwyn College for 24 years, as well as instigator of the Junior Performing Arts, introduces children to the elements of drama. Children will use improvisation and role play, creating scripts and study plays for children.
Northern Performing Arts
Musical theatre and dance classes.
Melisa Rouse School of Speech, Drama & Communication
Speech and drama classes ranging from private lessons to groups.
Future Broadway Stars
Weekly on Monday/Tuesday afternoons.
Ever wanted to Act, Sing and Dance like the kids on Glee? If you love performing onstage and want to build up your skill set, increase your confidence and just have fun with your friends then this is the class for you. Over the term you will learn to sing confidently in a group and as a soloist, be able to perform a dance routine to a performance standard and learn Acting technique and how to put it into practice.
National Youth Theatre Company
Rehearsals are every Sunday afternoon in age related time slots. NYTC’s OnStage is an all-access training programme for young people between the ages of 7 and 21. No audition is needed to be part of the chorus, and lead roles are auditioned from within the cast. Rehearsals are broken up through the day by age group, and all of the skills you need to participate in the show are taught by NYTC’s experienced tutors.
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Drama, speech and communication tuition is offered, with optional examination programmes for children and teenagers aged 5 to 18 years.. Fun group and individual tuition options, with a performance opportunity every term.