Historical Theater Academy

Discovery Park’s Historical Theater Academy is a unique program designed for students in grades 7-12. The inaugural Historical Theater Academy ran through the spring of this year, with students creating an original production called The Legend of Casey Jones. Academy participants receive instruction in multiple aspects of theater and historical research and will have the opportunity to produce and perform an original piece of Museum Theater at Discovery Park of America.

Classes: Every Tuesday, 6-8 PM, from August 1 – November 28 (except 11/21)
Performance Date: December 2 at 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM
Price: $200 for DPA members, $232 for non-members

Skills Taught:

  • Acting
  • Theater Tech Work
  • Set Design
  • AV Design
  • Costuming
  • Stage Makeup
  • Writing
  • Historical Research
  • Marketing
  • Graphics

To register, or to learn more, please call 731-885-5455 and ask for the Education Department.