Session: Spring 2021
Chapter:  Phoenix
Location:  CYT Studio
Time:  5:00pm - 6:50pm
Day:  Wednesday
Starts:  02/17
Ages:  8-18
Tuition:  $200.00
Open Spots:  5

** Registration ended February 27, 2021 at 11:00pm

Class Description

Learn the basics of drama and acting in this exciting and energizing course! From theatre history to improv, this class is designed to give you a basic foundation of the world of drama. 

Skills to be covered include:
  • Basic theatre terminology
  • Stage direction and blocking
  • Exploring theatre history and applying it in contemporary drama
  • Script analysis and its role in performance
  • Memorization
  • Character development
  • Introduce concept of stage business and how to integrate into a performance
  • How costumes and makeup communicate information about character
Closed toe shoes required


Sarah Tan

Sarah Tan is an artist educator and deviser born and raised in Singapore. She has a B.A. in Theatre Arts and concentration in Education Studies from Carleton College, an MFA in Theatre for Youth and Community from Arizona State University, and is a certified Trauma Support Specialist. Her background is in modern dance, physical theatre, professional theatre, and drama education. As a scholar, she has researched digital creations with young people, the performance of identity, and the intersection between the performing arts and healing trauma. Currently, she is a freelance artist educator with Christian Youth Theatre Phoenix, and an Education Coordinator and Digital Communications Specialist with Grey Box Collective.

Class Location:

20820 N 25th Place, Suite 108, Phoenix, AZ 85050