Summer Programs for Teens

Live Performances | Drama Workshops | Artist Residencies | Programs for Kids


Live Performances

Bully Games

NEW: Bully Games

Grades 6-12 | 50 minutes | Up to 100 students | $250
We’ve never met a teen who doesn’t love to play games! This program challenges students to be empathetic with a blend of hands-on activities and short storytelling segments from the presenter. Get more information here.


The Grit Game Show

The Grit Game Show

Grades 3-8 | 60 minutes | Up to 400 students | $400
The Grit Game Show is a motivational program about achievement and resilience where your students become contestants in an onstage game show! We equip teens to keep going when the going gets tough. Watch a short video here.


Stop Bullies

Stop Bullies

Grades 6-12 | 45 minutes | Up to 500 students | $250
Speaker George Halitzka was bullied all the time as a teenager, and his peers thought he was a complete dork. But today, George has impacted thousands of students with the true story of his experiences. Watch a short video here.


Boys vs. Girls: The Game Show

Boys vs. Girls

Grades K-8 | 45 minutes | Up to 200 students | $250
This wacky, messy game show features your students as contestants! Teens will look forward to the highly-interactive fun all day long. You can’t go wrong with games like “Flying Sundaes” and “Human Smores.” Watch a short video here.

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Drama Workshops (One Session)

Comedy Improv Basics

Comedy Improv Basics

Grades 6-12 | 90 minutes | Up to 30 students | $150
In our most popular workshop for teens, students will learn the basics of comic acting without a script, then demonstrate their skills with an in-class performance. We’ll show you the funny in Comedy Improv Basics! Get more information here.


Acting Like a Professional

Acting Like a Professional

Grades 6-12 | 50 minutes | Up to 30 students | $125
Learn the basic techniques used by actors around the world as they prepare roles! We’ll discuss and practice actions, objectives, and tactics in this basic introduction to Method Acting. Get more information here.

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Artist Residencies (One Week or More)

Real Life Drama: Conflict Resolution

Real Life Drama: Conflict Resolution

Grades 6-12 | Eight 50-minute sessions | 30 students | $800
Picture a workshop where your students are learning to resolve conflicts without physical or verbal violence. Real Life Drama gives teens hands-on experience with healthy problem solving through the power of role-playing. Watch a short video here.


Center Stage

Center Stage

Grades 3-12 | Five 3-hour sessions | Up to 16 students* | $800
We’ll empower your students to perform a short play in just one week! We provide everything you need for a great performance, from scripts to props to stage curtains, as we put your teens in the spotlight. Get more information here.

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Prices on this page are subject to change after August 9, 2019. Discounts are available if you schedule multiple workshops (or a performance plus a workshop) on the same day at the same location. A travel charge applies for destinations outside a 20-mile radius from our office near downtown Louisville. *It’s possible to increase program capacity for the Center Stage artist residency to 20 students under some circumstances. An additional charge will apply. Please contact us for details.

Schedule Your Program Now
  • Check out our summer programs for elementary students here.
  • If you’re a parent who would like to enroll your young actor in a drama camp, follow this link.
  • Contact us to schedule your program!