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Spring 2024 Registration IS OPEN

Classes start February 12, 2024


Grades 3-4: Tuesday, 5-6:25pm
Wednesday, 5-6:25pm
Grades 5-6: Tuesday, 6:30-7:55pm
Grades 7+: Wednesday, 6:30-7:55pm

Go Inside Out this semester! Students will discover how to portray emotions on stage with Pop and Broadway hits. They’ll wear their hearts on their sleeves in a Main Stage showcase at the end of the semester.

• Acting Classes •

Acting 1

Grades 3-5: Tuesday, 5-5:55pm
Thursday, 11-11:55am
Grades 6+: Monday, 5-5:55pm

The Spring Semester is designed for Ensemble Acting: Improv, Scene Work and Collaboration. Learn what it means to be an actor in a fun and supportive environment! Students will work on physical storytelling, creating stage pictures, and character development as they explore risk-taking and the power of bold choices.

Acting 2

Grades 4-6: Monday, 6-6:55pm
Grades 7+: Tuesday, 6-6:55pm

This class is for students with some experience and familiarity with the basics of acting. Level 2 delves deeper into fundamentals, improvisation, physicality, and more.

PLEASE NOTE:You may only take this class if you have done one of the following: Taken Acting 1 for one year at CMSMT, taken a year-long acting class elsewhere, or performed in 3 or more productions.

Acting 3

Tuesday, 7-7:55pm

In this class, experienced students will explore more complex scenes or topics, different types of text (verse, prose, etc.), diverse styles, and more.

This class is by instructor approval only. If you would like to register, please contact our Education Office at education@casamanana.org or call 817-321-5040 for more information.

• Dance •

Musical theatre DANCE

Monday, 4:30-5:25pm

Dance to the rhythm of the music in this dynamic course! Learn physicality, basic dance vocabulary and get an introduction to multiple musical theatre dance styles.


By Instructor Approval Only
Saturday, 10-11:30am

Former Rockette, Broadway dancer and TCU faculty member Merrill West teaches complex work across the floor in various styles (Bob Fosse, Michael Bennett, etc.), plus warm-up, technique, and body awareness. This professional-level class is truly advanced and is open to high school students to young adults wanting to build and maintain their skills.

This class is by instructor approval only. If you would like to register, please contact our Education Office at education@casamanana.org or call 817-321-5040 for more information.

• Creative Studios •


Pre K and Kindergarten
Tuesday, 10:30-11:15am
Tuesday, 4:30-5:15pm

This class gives young artists the opportunity for imaginative play and guided creative thinking! Join the Explorer’s Club as we open the Theatre in a Trunk each week to explore the art of storytelling.

Creative adventures

Grades K-2
Monday, 4:30-5:25pm
Wednesday, 4:30-5:25pm

This class lets young performers blast off on an adventure! Your child will explore the art of performance through a story of their own making on the historic Casa Mañana Main Stage.

Apprentice CLASS

By Audition Only
Grades 6-12
 Mondays from 5:30-8:30 pm
$1,200 per year

The Apprentice Class is a year-long, process-based course that focuses on developing students’ technique in dance, acting and voice. Professional Teaching Artists instruct students in industry best practices, including auditioning, selecting material and college preparation. Enrollment in the class also includes the opportunity to attend Master Classes taught by top Broadway performers. Students receive special consideration for Casa Mañana Main Stage productions. Enrollment in the Class does not guarantee casting in the annual Apprentice Program Production.

Auditions for the Apprentice Class 2024-25 school year will be held in August 2024.


Musical Theatre Production

Thursday, 4:30-6:00pm

Our All-Abilities program is designed specifically for youth and adults with special needs, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and/or social/sensory differences. We are happy to partner with Junior League of Fort Worth this year, providing volunteer and financial support for this one-of-a-kind program!

Watch the Fall '22 Spotlight Showcase!


February 8 at 5:30pm: Spring Open House
February 12: First week of classes
February 19: Hiatus Week
March 11: Spring Break
April 8: Hiatus Week
May 6: Final week of classes
May 12: Spotlight, Apprentice & All Abilities ONLY – Dress Rehearsal
May 13: Spotlight, Apprentice & All Abilities ONLY Showcase

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