Week 1 Session - July 31st – August 5, 2017 • 9am to 4pm Daily - Completely FULL
Week 2 Session - August 7 - 12, 2017 • 9am to 4pm Daily - Limited Spaces available - Book Now!

A week-long intensive designed to allow students ages 12-18 the opportunity to develop their dramatic skills and appreciation for theatre with hands-on experience of every artistic aspect of it.
9:00 am – 12:00 Noon: Daily classes taught by Great Lakes Bay Area theatre professionals!

  • Scenic Design & Set Building
  • Costume Design
  • Stage Management
  • Lighting Design
  • Scenic Painting
  • Marketing and Promotions
  • Hair & Makeup
  • Props
  • Sound Design
  • Producing & Unsung Heroes of Theatre
  • Playwriting

1:00 – 4:00 pm: Daily rehearsals for an original production adapted & directed by Laura Brigham

Saturday, August 5th @ 3:15pm: PUBLIC PERFORMANCE!
Saturday, August 12th @ 3:15pm: PUBLIC PERFORMANCE!

Lunch and snacks provided daily

$75 per student


Class Act 2 - A Mini Youth Theatre Workshop

A one-day mini-camp designed to allow students ages 4-11 the opportunity to see a production, ask questions, and partner with students from the older group for a hands-on experience with several different design departments in the theatre. The children will be featured in the play that will be presented later that afternoon.

  • 12:00 Noon: Check-in & Theatre Games
  • 12:45pm: Class Act Performance & Talk Back with Students
  • 2:30pm: Rehearse for Final Performance

$25 per student


Pit and Balcony Theatre’s Youth Theatre Workshop is made possible through a grant from the Morley Foundation

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This Season's Sponsors

Saginaw Community Foundation



TriStar Trust Bank

Chemical Bank


The Listening Room

Covenant Visiting Nurses Association

Sponsor saginawArts

Sponsor MCACA

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Under the stewardship of volunteers and sponsors like you, the theatre has maintained its integrity, standard of excellence in play selections, and stellar theatrical moments for our community. Seating for 280 allows for an intimate theatre experience. For many residents, seeing a play at Pit and Balcony Theatre is the only theatrical experience they will ever have. But you are a huge part of our 86 year heritage, and we need your help. Consider being a sponsor or even donate to our cause.

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