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UW Youth & Teen Programs

Musical Theater for Kids: Schoolhouse Rocks

Are you a budding actor? Learn more about theater work as you explore your interest in acting, singing and dancing. This course uses scenes and songs from the musical Schoolhouse Rock to teach a variety of skills, including character development, scene work, choreography and ensemble and solo singing. We’ll use theater games and improvisation to build skills of listening, empathy and flexibility, and to introduce the concept of side coaching. On the final day of class, you’ll have the chance to share your work from the past two weeks with family and friends.

Who Should Register

This course is for incoming fourth and fifth graders.


Terence Kelley and Dora Lanier

More Information

This in-person course is taught on the UW Seattle campus.

Students who want a full-day experience can register for two courses — one in the morning and one in the afternoon — which will include a supervised lunch break between courses. Students should bring a lunch. 

See the Policies page for details about registration policies, COVID-19 vaccination requirements and more. 


Jul 31–Aug 11, 2023

1 p.m.–4 p.m.
UW Seattle
Refund Deadline
Jun 19, 2023