Classes for Adults

Classes for Adults

Both In-Person and Online Classes offered.

Tuition fee for Acting Intensives is $395
Tuition fee for all other classes is $299

Class Time: 6:45–9:15 p.m. ET, once a week for six weeks

All In-Person Classes will be taught at STC’s Rehearsal Studios at 516 8th Street SE.
All Online Classes take place ONLINE AT

Adult Classes students receive 1 free ticket to an STC show for every adult class they take (not including Macbeth).
For more information, email Raine Ensign, Learning Programs Manager at

Fall 2 Classes


Spring 1 Classes

Tuition, Discounts, and Scholarships


If you are unable to attend a class for any reason (including weather), no refunds or exchanges will be provided. STC rarely cancels events due to inclement weather. If STC cancels a class session for any reason, including inclement weather, we will email you. We will make every best effort to reschedule the class at a time convenient for the instructor and the majority of the students, but tuition is non-refundable.

If you are no longer able to attend the class as scheduled, please submit a written request to 50% will be refunded if registration is withdrawn until one week prior to the first scheduled class. Starting a week prior to the first scheduled class, TUITION IS NON-REFUNDABLE.

In order to make our classes accessible to everyone, need-based scholarships are available.

Please fill out the scholarship application and email it to Applications should be submitted at least one week before the class is scheduled to begin.

Scholarships for Classes are made possible by the Lorraine S. Dreyfuss Theatre Education Fund.
Email us at with any questions.

Join our family of artists and educators by taking Classes at STC!

All of our classes are taught by working theatre professionals, award-winning actors, and STC artists and staff. When you take a theatre or acting class at STC, you have access to the most successful and generous theatre artists in D.C. whether you receive individual feedback in an acting lesson, have a conversation during a break, or make a professional connection over email.

Find professional development opportunities for your entire staff.

Classes are for students 18 and older only. Classes for Youth and Teens can be found here.