“Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.”–Tennessee Williams
• Refund Policy
• Mission Statement Child/Teen Class Questions
• Drop off / Pick up - Summer Session
• What to bring / Lunch
• Absence / late arrival / early pickup
• Acting with a friend
• Final performance
• Class visitation
• Construction Who are your teachers?
All of our instructors are professional actors, directors and playwrights. They represent our own Denver Center Theatre Company and community experts. During the summer, we also employ classroom assistants from local high schools and colleges. Meet our staff Where are you located?
Our classes are held in the Robert and Judi Newman Center for Theatre Education at 1101 13th Street (corner of 13th & Arapahoe across from downtown’s Arts Complex). View a map What is your refund policy?
We know that plans can change. To cancel a weekly class
, let us know
48 hours in advance for a full tuition refund or on the first day of class for a 75% refund. To cancel a one-day workshop
, notify us a week in advance for a full tuition refund. Cancelations after the times noted above, skipped classes and registration fees are non-refundable. What is your mission statement?
The mission of the Denver Center Theatre Company’s Education Department is to provide students of all ages with the means to actively explore the beauty, diversity, complexity and challenges of the world around them through the dramatic process; to generate an appreciation of theatre arts as a vital force in their lives; to enable them to develop their own creative voice through a genuine understanding of the art form and its role in society. Where is drop off / pick up for summer classes? NEW THIS YEAR: Drop off and pick up are in the same location.
Under the Arts Complex on 13th Street between Champa and Arapahoe. Look for the lane marked with traffic cones. Students will be on the west side of the street; cars may line up to wait for students. See the map
What should my student bring to class?
| ||Drop Off Times ||Pick Up Times |
|Children (5-12) ||8:30am-9am ||Begins at 3:15 |
|Teens ||9-9:30am ||4pm |
|Encore ||After class ||5pm |
|Note: A $1 per minute fee will be assessed for late pickup starting at 3:45pm, 4:15pm & 5:15pm. |
• Bring all forms
on the first day (summer only)
• Student in full-day classes should bring a water bottle, two snacks and lunch (microwaves and refrigeration are not available). What should my student wear?
• Comfortable clothing that allows free movement
• Shoes that stay on (no flip flops) What if I will miss a class, arrive late or need to leave early?
If your child will be absent or late, contact our Academy Registrar
at 303.446.4892 who will alert our teachers. If you need to leave early, check-in with the Registrar on the third floor to sign your child out for the day. Advance notification
is appreciated. Can my student be in the same group as his/her friend?
Let us know your preference when registering and, if the students are in the same age group, we will do our best to place them together. Will there be a final performance?
There are often final performances for individual classes. Check with your child’s instructor about availability and details. May I visit a classroom?
Yes. Please call in advance to make arrangements with the Academy Registrar 303.446.4892.