Workshops & Classes 

"Emerging Stars" An 10-Week In-Person Theatre Program- Broadway & Beyond!

Description: Discover and Refine Skills for Performance and Beyond...students will review the basic skills of performing for theatre and begin to refine those skills through practice and individual exploration. Children will rehearse scenes, music and dance from various shows and will work towards a performance. Individual attention will be given and kids will be challenged! This confidence-building class will prepare kids for the next level. Fun developmental improv games will keep kids on their toes and smiling! We will explore scenes and dance from Moana, Coco, and Pocahontas! Confidence is the primary focus. Final performance will be videotaped.

Dates: January 4th – March 17th (Days listed below)

Days/Times: We encourage participants to register for the program noted for their respective school area. Although our programs are off-site this year, we want to continue to support school spirit and camaraderie! If your child is not able to participate in the program designated for their school, they are welcome to register for one of the other 3rd Grade Programs. No classes 2/15-2/19.


  • Mondays 3:45-4:45pm (3rd Graders- Primrose Hill School)
  • Tuesdays 3:30-4:30pm (3rd Graders- Nayatt School)
  • Tuesdays 5:00-6:00pm (*For Bristol/ Warren 3rd-5th Graders)
  • Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm (3rd Graders- Sowams School)



Location: 16 Cutler Street, Cutler Mill, Warren
We are thrilled to be able to host our program in a safe environment, reserved only for those participating in Arts Alive! Programs. There will be no other traffic coming through the class area. There is ample space to be able to maintain social distancing during classes. Additionally, there is a check-in area to screen participants before they come into the room and a separate space if needed to isolate any individual who may demonstrate symptoms.
*Virtual class will be held via Zoom.

Cost: $135

Additional Information: Parents/ guardians will be responsible for transportation to and from class. No transportation will be provided by Arts Alive! Please read through our Safety Procedures FAQs and COVID Screening Tool. Masks will be required and all participants will need to complete a temperature check and COVID-19 verbal screening upon arrival. Programs will be limited to 12 participants and 1 Director. If classes fill, we will consider adding additional days/ time. In the event that COVID-19 restrictions prohibit us from continuing with in-person programming, the program will transition to a virtual platform. Program fees are non-refundable if you withdraw prior to the start of the program, unless we are able to fill your spot. A $30 processing fee will then be applied. Program fees are non-refundable after the start of the program.

Improv & Comedy VIRTUAL Workshop- Grades 3-6

Description: Do you love to perform and make people laugh?  Are you tired of doing all your skits at home for your dog? Join Arts Alive! Director, Vanessa Roman as we dive into the basics of Improv comedy in this one-day workshop. Students will learn games, create characters, and perform skits to share with each other at the end!

Date: Monday, December 28th

Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

Cost: $30

Additional Information: Zoom Workshop. Registered participants will receive a link prior to the start of the workshop.

Broadway Dance IN-PERSON Workshop- Grades 2-5

Description: We will warm up, stretch and explore a few shows/movies by learning choreography inspired by some of our favorite Disney movies and Broadway productions. Shows like ‘Spongebob Square Pants The Musical’ and other modern musical dance hits will be part of this fun workshop!

Date: Tuesday, December 29th

Time: 9:30am-12:00pm

Location: 16 Cutler Street, Cutler Mills, Warren

Cost: $35

Additional Information: If at the time of the workshop state guidelines will not allow us to meet in person, this class will run virtually through Zoom.

Super-Intensive, Fun and Educational

Offered throughout the year as well as non-school days, including school in-service and conference days, holidays, and school vacations.

Our theatre workshops provide opportunities for students in elementary and secondary school to work on specific areas of Performing Arts, including stage acting, dance for musical theatre, and playwriting.

Build Your Own Workshop

Do you have an idea for a workshop and a group of friends who would like to take part? Let us know!

Play in a Day

Dance for Musical Theatre

Stage Acting