GCT KIDS... Creating character one stage at a time. 

Wonder if your child might be bit by the acting bug? Want to give them the extra bit of confidence they need to shine? Students involved in the arts thend to have higher academic performance and better test scores.  Public speaking skills, ability to work with a team to achieve a goal, self discipline and learning to accept feedback are just some of the benefits for your child!



PRIVATE VOCAL AND PIANO instruction is offered at the Golden Chain Theatre, taught by our Musical Director. James Mierkey.  Private instruction allows each student and teacher to create a unique path of learning. Generally meeting once a week, private lessons are appropriate for students of any age or skill level and can be taken concurrently with group classes. 30 Minute classes, $20 per class, payable one month in advance.  Call 760-8789


GCT JUNIOR PLAYERS AUDITION ONLY PERFORMANCE GROUP Intermediate level class that will mix all elements of singing, acting and dance.  Students will delve deeper into what students of this age can appropriately handle, including some scene work and character research, behavior and physicality modeling, acting, and singing excersises which require physical discipline and balance, harmony and marginally complex rhythyms.   This group will learn the art of appalachian clogging, and will need appropriate footwear for the dancing. This musical theatre performing group will open many of the performances at GCT in the 2018 season, requiring a major commitment of up to 3 performances a week in addition to rehearsals.  Classes are held Wednesdays from 4-5pm. Instructors: James Mierkey and Jennifer Piccolotti.  Call 760-8789 for information. Auditions are held in January and August. 

DANCE FUSION 1 AND 2 - ON HOLIDAY UNTIL 2018-  Dance classes  FOR AGE 11+, for those who want to hone their movement skills.  Basic movement/ballet/jazz/lyrical/hiphop/tap class  (and placement class) for the first class and more advanced for the second class.  Classes are held Satudays from 9:30-11am and from -11:00- 12:30pm at GCT. Instructor Teena Hagerman. All black clothing is required, taps and black jazz shoes.  Classes are $40/$55  per month payable in the GCT Artistic Director office.  Please join the FB group GCT SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS for updates and info.