Spring 2021

Make It Musical! Ages 3-5

THIS CLASS IS ONLINE.

This wonderful online version of our incredibly popular class for Pre-schoolers and Kindergarteners is a perfect introduction to theater and the performing arts, curated especially for our tiniest students! Your child will play, sing, and improvise — a great way to encourage creativity, confidence, and critical thinking for your young and energetic star.

Teaching Artist: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Tuesday Mornings
    April 13, 2021 - June 15, 2021
    10:00 am - 10:30 am
Details Price Qty
Tuesday Mornings $150 (USD)  

Songs & Scenes Grades K-2

THIS CLASS HAS AN IN-PERSON OPTION!

We are excited to offer this hybrid performance class! Students will have the option to take some of their classes at HCT! We will continue to teach music online, but will offer an in-person option for acting and choreography. The class will still be on Zoom for those who do not yet feel comfortable with group activities. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.) Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

We will rehearse and tape songs and scenes from a musical, which will be chosen to suit the registrants. We will tape participants at Hoboken Children’s Theater in Hoboken, individually by appointment at the end of the session, and then edit their performances into a film to share with family and friends.

Director: Samantha Alicandri, Musical Director: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Tuesdays
    April 13, 2021 - June 15, 2021
    3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
    Taping will take place by appointment on Tuesday, June 15, between 3:00 and 7:00.
  • Wednesdays
    April 14, 2021 - June 16, 2021
    3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
    Taping will take place by appointment on Wednesday, June 16, between 3:00 and 7:00.
Details Price Qty
Wednesdays $320 (USD)  
Tuesdays $320 (USD)  

HCTV-Kids Television Grades 1-3

THIS CLASS IS ONLINE.

Students will create their own online tv channel programming including commercials, news, and even a short TV series episode. They will learn the ins and outs of filmmaking while creating their own content, choosing the subject matter, storyboarding the action, and learning about film shots. They will finish the class with a professionally edited video of their program, TV ready!

Teaching Artist: Melissa Malone

  • Wednesdays
    April 14, 2021 - June 2, 2021
    3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Details Price Qty
Wednesdays $260 (USD)  

Theater Games Grades 1-3

THIS CLASS IS IN PERSON!

A princess, a tiger, or even a rocketship – in this class you can be ANYTHING! This fun class uses theater games, dramatic play, and physical improv to help your child reach new levels of confidence and creativity. Great for children with all levels of performance experience. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.) Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

Teaching Artist: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Sundays
    April 11, 2021 - June 6, 2021
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    There is no class on Sunday, May 30th for Memorial Day weekend.
Details Price Qty
Sundays $150 (USD)  

Sing! Dance! Act! Grades 2-4

THIS CLASS HAS AN IN-PERSON OPTION!

We are excited to offer this hybrid performance class! Students will have the option to take some of their classes at HCT! We will continue to teach music online, but will offer an in-person option for acting and choreography. The class will still be on Zoom for those who do not yet feel comfortable with group activities. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.) Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

Sing! Dance! Act! class will rehearse a full musical chosen to suit the registrants, and then tape at Hoboken Children’s Theater individually by appointment in June. Each week, participants will learn music, choreography, and acting. All actors will receive a finished video of the show.

Director: Samantha Alicandri, Musical Director: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Tuesdays
    April 13, 2021 - June 14, 2021
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Taping will take place by appointment on Monday, June 14 3:00-8:00 and Tuesday, June 22, between 3:00 and 8:00.
  • Wednesdays
    April 14, 2021 - June 17, 2021
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Taping will take place by appointment on Thursday, June 17, between 3:00 and 8:00 and Wednesday, June 23, 3:00-8:00.
Details Price Qty
Tuesdays $500 (USD)  
Wednesdays $500 (USD)  

Performance Workshop Grades 4-6

THIS CLASS HAS AN IN-PERSON OPTION!

We are excited to offer this hybrid performance class! Students will have the option to take some of their classes at HCT! We will continue to teach music online, but will offer an in-person option for acting and choreography. The class will still be on Zoom for those who do not yet feel comfortable with group activities. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.)

Performance Workshop will rehearse and perform a full musical, chosen to suit the registrants.  Each week, participants will learn acting, music, and choreography.

Directors: Chase Leyner and Samantha Alicandri

  • Fridays
    April 16, 2021 - June 18, 2021
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Details Price Qty
Fridays $550 (USD)   Class Full
If your class is full, please send us a Wait List Request

"Performance Workshop" is currently sold out.
Please check back again later, as spots may become available.

During the pandemic we have been choosing our shows based on our registrants. We are considering Into The Woods Jr.!

Lights! Camera! Action! Grades 4-6

THIS CLASS IS ONLINE.

Students will learn the ins and outs of filmmaking while creating their own short film in this fun online class. It could be a horror movie, a drama, or even a comedy! From choosing the subject matter, to developing the script, storyboarding the action, and learning about shots and acting on film, students will be part of every step of the process. At the end of the session, they will receive their professionally edited film.

Teaching Artist: Melissa Malone

  • Wednesdays
    April 14, 2021 - June 2, 2021
    4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
Details Price Qty
Wednesdays $260 (USD)  

Theater Games & Improv Grades 4-6

THIS CLASS IS IN-PERSON!

This class uses theater games and improvisation to help your child take their acting skills to the next level, as well as provides a basic foundation in improv and ensemble building. Perfect for the enthusiastic young actor who just can’t get enough of being on stage (but all levels welcome!) (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.) Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

Teaching Artist: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Sundays
    April 11, 2021 - June 6, 2021
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    There is no class on Sunday, May 30th for Memorial Day weekend.
Details Price Qty
Sundays $160 (USD)  

Teen Acting- Scene Study & Improv Grades 7-12

THIS CLASS IS IN-PERSON!

In Teen Acting, we will explore the fundamentals of scene work and improvisation. The acting portion of this class will focus on character development and text analysis, and the students will learn the building blocks of improv while discovering the power of saying “Yes, AND!”, as well as hone their ability to think on their feet. This 90 minute class is jam-packed with individual work, group theater games, and rich class discussions. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.) Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

Teaching Artist: Anastasia Beliakova

  • Sundays
    April 11, 2021 - June 6, 2021
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
    There is no class on Sunday, May 30th for Memorial Day weekend.
Details Price Qty
Sundays $240 (USD)  

HCT Company Project

THIS CLASS HAS AN IN-PERSON OPTION!

HCT Company is for advanced performers, grades 7-12, with extensive experience. By invitation/audition only.

We would like to create a Company Cabaret, to be recorded and aired to the public. We are excited to offer this hybrid class, and Company members will have the option to take some of their classes at HCT! We will continue to teach music online, but will offer an in-person option for acting and choreography. The class will still be on Zoom for those who do not yet feel comfortable with group activities. (We will be following our COVID protocols for these classes, which you can view from our homepage.)

Director: Chase Leyner, Musical Director: Scott Pearson

  • Mondays
    April 12, 2021 - June 7, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details Price Qty
Mondays $400 (USD)  

Policies

Payment Payment in full must be received to participate.

We will accept Venmo payments to:

@hobokenchildrenstheater
Please include name of child and class in Venmo notes.

OR

Please send check or money order payable to Hoboken Children's Theater to:

Hoboken Children's Theater
55 Sterling Avenue
Weehawken, NJ 07086

Attendance It is very important to be at all rehearsals. We understand absences due to illness, but do not register if you foresee multiple absences due to schedule conflicts.

Cancellations We reserve the right to cancel any class that does not meet the enrollment requirements.

Refunds Students withdrawing at least 24 hours prior to the first day of class receive a full refund, minus a $25 processing fee. Students withdrawing after the first class, but before the second, receive a 50% refund. No refunds are given after the second class, regardless of attendance.