Upcoming Classes - Black Hawk Children's Theatre


Class Schedule


The Creative Life! For 5 & 6 Year-Olds

Wednesdays, January 19-February 23, 2022 from 4:15-5:00

An exploration of creative drama games and storytelling to inspire, excite, and encourage the artist within.

Tuition - $60  

Teaching Artist: Sam Cota


Got Drama! for 5 & 6 year-olds

Thursdays, March 31- May 5, 2022 from 4:15-5:00

Theatre games and creative drama explorations become the basis for inspiration and imagination.

Tuition - $60

Teaching Artist: Sam Cota


PLAYOGA for 7-10 year-olds

Tuesdays, March 29  - May 3, 2022 from 4:15-5:05

Connecting the worlds of theatre and yoga. Teaching Artist Sam Cota leads kids through poses that stretch their bodies as well as their imaginations.

Tuition: $70

Teaching Artist: Sam Cota


Playwriting for Production Class for 11-14 year-olds

Wednesdays, March 23-May 11, 2022 from 4:15-5:15

Have an interest in writing for the stage? Help bring your creative thoughts to life with this inspiring class.

Tuition: $80

Teaching Artist: Kendra Gliem


Improv! For Ages 7-10

Thursdays, Feb. 3-March 10 from 4:15-5:00

An introduction to the basics of improv with games and activities designed to strengthen creativity and awareness.

Tuition: $65


The Academy: a Troupe for Aspiring Actors

The Academy is for those creative types that are willing and interested in diving deeper into overall technique and craft.  This group is for ages 10 15. We will have two sessions 

Tuesdays, January 18- March 8 from 4:30-6:00

Tuesdays, March 22 - May 3 from 4:30-6:00

* Students MUST audition to become a member of The Academy Theatre Troupe

Please email anita.ross@wcpbhct.org or call 319-235-0367 to schedule an audition

This troupe of aspiring performers works and plays collaboratively and creatively to hone their performance skills while focusing on ensemble building through games, exercises, and projects. 

Audition information: Interested students must prepare a one-minute memorized piece. It can be a monologue, poem, speech, or something of their own creation. Please no vocal auditions. No previous experience is necessary to audition; we are committed to accepting those who want to learn to work with others and develop their own theatrical abilities.

Tuition: $90 for two Spring Sessions