at the Shakespeare Theatre Company

Join our family of artists and educators by taking Classes at STC!

All of our classes are taught by working professionals, award-winning actors and STC Affiliated Artists and staff.  When you take a theatre or acting class at STC, you have access to the most successful and generous theatre artists in D.C. whether you receive individual feedback in an acting lesson, have a conversation during a break or join us for one of our social events throughout the year.

Explore the schedule below for classes covering a range of subjects including acting lessons for beginners, advanced topics for working actors and theatre craft such as costuming and playwriting. In addition, STC offers Acting for Business Professionals focusing on presentation and communication skills.

Find professional development opportunities for your entire staff.

Class Time: 6:45 – 9:15 p.m., once a week for six weeks

Location: Shakespeare Theatre Rehearsal Studios, 507 or 516 Eighth Street SE

Two blocks from Eastern Market Metro. Limited permit and metered street parking is available.

Classes are for students 18 and older only. Classes for Teens can be found here.