Saturday Morning Drop-In

Registration Now Open!
Grades: Kindergarten-5th Grade
Dates: Bi-Weekly from January 14th to May 20th
Time: 9:30-11:30 AM
Location: Hanifl Performing Arts Center
Cost: $25

Do you have a Kindergarten through 5th grader who wants to find out what theatre is all about? Welcome to Saturday Morning Drop-In, a collaboration of Children’s Performing Arts and Lakeshore Players Theatre. We all have busy schedules, and this drop-in-style class allows families to pick the dates that work for them and pay as they go! Whether your student is ready to take the stage by storm or is completely new to theatre, your student has a place here!

Want to give the gift of a Saturday Morning Drop-In? Register using the “Gift Class(es)” option and a CPA staff member will reach out to you with a coupon for your young actor to use when picking the date that works best for them!

Kindergarten-2nd Grade

These classes focus on creative play and fostering imagination. Each week students will read books, play games, do crafts, and create characters!

  • March 11th: Magic Treehouse Adventures (Teaching Artist: Olivia Wulf)
  • March 25th: Movers and Shakers: Dancing and Other Movement (Teaching Artist: Riley Peltz)
  • April 8th: Pajama Party: Bedtime Stories (Teaching Artist: Clare Rolinger)
  • April 22nd: Let Your Garden Grow (Teaching Artist: Katie Rowles-Perich)
  • May 6th: Day at the Fair: Barnyard Animals (Teaching Artist: Clare Rolinger)
  • May 20th: Welcome to Fairyland (Teaching Artist: Clare Rolinger)

3rd-5th Grade

Students in 3rd through 5th grade will love this introductory theatre class that features new skills every week. Will it be dancing? Improvisation? Creating their own scenes based on their favorite book? Anything could happen in this high-energy class!

  • March 11th: Into the Future… (Teaching Artist: Ian Fee)
  • March 25th: Strings Attached: Puppets (Teaching Artist: Dorothy Jo Oberfoell)
  • April 8th: LOLz: Clowns and Comedy (Teaching Artist: Marty Wessels)
  • April 22nd: Build-a-world: Utopia (Teaching Artist: Kivan Kirk)
  • May 6th: Day at the Fair: Concert at the Grandstand (Teaching Artist: Jackson Hoemann)
  • May 20th: Wizard Quest! (Teaching Artist: Maddie Ripperger)

**In order to ensure a successful classroom experience, CPA and LPT reserve the right to cancel classes with 48 hours’ notice.**