Theatre Classes in Downtown San Jose - Coming 2018

The California Academy for the Creative & Performing Arts will continue its mission of providing high quality, accessible theatrical arts education at 3Below. The Academy's Director of Education is putting together a series of classes to build the skill set of novices and pros alike. Classes are scheduled to roll out starting January of 2018.


Now Accepting Applications

Teen Master Class Program

This exclusive Master Class Program offers teen performing artists challenging and rewarding master classes in myriad fields of the creative and performing arts. The program provides students with discipline and purpose, stressing the importance of punctuality, performance, and etiquette. Inspiring creativity, we refine and focus the talent, commitment, and enthusiasm of our teens in a fun, nurturing environment; providing its students with a foundation to express, expand and explore their imaginations.

  • Receive instruction from industry professionals Intimate class size ensures lots of one-on-one attention
  • Students learn how to apply their skills to solos, duets, and small casts/groups
  • Meet other teens with similar aspirations and interests

Classes held on Sundays from 5:30pm-8:30pm in Downtown San Jose.

Placement in the Teen Master Class Program by audition only. Visit our Contact page to request an audition appointment.


Coming Soon

Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory

Forty select students will enjoy placement in The Academy's Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory. This four-week summer program meets five days per week from 9am-3pm offering a true conservatory setting for aspiring performers entering 3rd grade through 9th grade.

Morning sessions are spent in acting, voice, and movement classes while the focus in the afternoons is on rehearsing the showcase musical. This year, cast members will travel down the yellow brick road through the wonderful worlds of "The Wizard of Oz", "Wicked", and "The Wiz" stopping just long enough in each land to perform quintessential songs from these three hit Broadway musicals.

Visit our Contact page to request information about our Summer Conservatory.


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