After School

Find yourself at the theatre!

Penobscot Theatre Company offers three sessions of after-school classes throughout the academic year, led by experienced industry professionals. Each session culminates in a final production. Enroll in individual sessions or save by registering for all three!

Download the 19-20 Education Brochure

FALL

Squatch

by Travis Baker, Zane Baker & Isaac Miller

Program: September 10-October 31
Performances: November 1-November 3
Tiny Thespians (ages 4-6): Tue & Thu 3:30-4:30
Youth Troupe (ages 7-15): Tue & Thu 4:30-6:30
In the town of Clara, Maine, anything can happen. Junior Cryptozoologists and best friends Zane and Isaac are convinced that they can prove that the legendary Sasquatch resides in the woods surrounding their town. Armed with apples for the “Squatch” and cheese puffs for them, the boys head off to gather the evidence they need. Little do they know there is more in the forest than they bargained for and they aren’t the only ones looking for the  squatch! This fun new play is one part spooky adventure, and one part zany comedy! A WORLD PREMIERE!

Tiny Thespians $250, Youth Troupe $425

WINTER

The Snow Queen

by Ron Nico

Program: January 7-March 19
Performances: March 20-March 22
Tiny Thespians (ages 4-6): Tue & Thu 3:30-4:30
Youth Troupe (ages 7-15): Tue & Thu 4:30-6:30
Skillfully adapted from the famous original fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, this is the story of Gerda, a little girl who searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda’s innocence charms all good people and animals she meets on the way, but can they help her to the realm of The Snow Queen and rescue Kai from the grip of an ancient Troll curse?

Tiny Thespians $300, Youth Troupe $500

 

SPRING

The Secret Garden

by Tim Kelly

Program: March 24-May 14
Performances: May 15-May 17
Tiny Thespians (ages 4-6): Tue & Thu 3:30-4:30
Youth Troupe (ages 7-15): Tue & Thu 4:30-6:30
When orphaned Mary Lennox comes to live at her uncle’s great house, she finds it full of secrets. The mansion has nearly one hundred rooms, and her uncle keeps himself locked up. And at night, she hears the sound of crying. The gardens surrounding the large property are Mary’s only escape. Then, Mary discovers a secret garden, surrounded by walls and locked with a missing key. With the help of two unexpected companions, Mary discovers a way in—and becomes determined to bring the garden back to life. Based on the classic novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett.

Tiny Thespians $250, Youth Troupe $425

 

After-school Series Savings

Tiny Thespian Series: $720 for all three sessions
Youth Troupe Series: $1215 for all three sessions

A series payment plan and a limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Email for details or call 207-947-6618, ext. 107.

A nonrefundable deposit of 50% of the total cost is due at the time of registration. To redeem the sibling or multiple program discount, or to pay in installments, you must register by mail or phone.