Teen Classes

Our concentrated Teens programming features individualized and accessible theatre arts training from the area's highest-caliber professionals.

Questions? Email education [at] stagewest.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

Teen Audition Prep Class

Sundays 6-8:30pm | August 14, 2022 - February 19, 2023 | 9th-12th grade  | Sarah Gay and Hannah Arguelles | $1400 total cost; payment plans spreads out cost over 7 months

A 7-month program for talented teenagers who envision a future on stage, beyond the high school level. Is your dream to be accepted into a college theatre program? Or to be hired professionally? This course gives you training and tools so you can successfully navigate the audition process, and nail that break-through audition!

Each student receives:

  • Hand selected audition materials for college and professional auditions.
  • College prescreen and audition taping.
  • 1 professionally edited headshot (add-on options available).
  • Weekly audition preparation and skill instruction.
  • Professional guidance for the college audition process.
  • Individual pre-semester meeting (student and parent/guardian) to assess audition materials and set student goals.
  • Bi-weekly one-on-one coaching in area of students’ choice (voice, acting, or dance).
  • A showcase in December to share the work.
  • Gain the confidence to fully let your artistic expression shine and be seen!

Your instructors, Sarah and Hannah, blend their talents as professional performers, keen directors, and experienced educators to support you through the audition process from start to finish. This course is designed to sync up with college audition and callback season to provide support just when you need it. We are proud of our students! Last year’s college acceptances included TCU, SMU, OSU, Columbia College, and Boston Conservatory. If you’re not preparing for college auditions right now, you can take this course to be super well prepared when the moment comes for your own big audition!

Only 10 spots. Apply now!

APPLY BY AUGUST 1st: Teen Audution Prep Application Form

$1400 | Payment plan available: $400 deposit plus 13 payments of $71.42, paid every two weeks. Final payment of $71.54.

To learn more details, including class dates, teacher bios and more go here: 


Refund Policies and Important Information

  • *Price includes a $20 processing fee
  • Refunds available less the $20.00 processing fee prior to start of classes. Pro-rated refund less the $20.00 processing fee through week 2 of classes. No refunds after week 2.
  • No classes Thanksgiving week.