Classes for Theater Lovers

Learn in a small group setting with Theater J’s Artistic Director. Space is limited! Register on line or call the box office at (202) 777-3210.

Adam Immerwahr

Behind the Scenes: Designing Anna Ziegler’s Actually
Taught by Artistic Director Adam Immerwahr

5 sessions $249 (with subscriber discount: $229*)
Wednesdays, September 26-October 24, 2018, 7:00-8:30 PM. October 17 class meets at Arena Stage (details below)
Registration deadline: September 16

Please note: this class will take place at Adas Israel Congregation, 2850 Quebec St NW, Washington DC

Get a behind the scenes look into all of the elements that go into making a production come together. Learn how a director solves the challenges of a script, and weaves all the design elements (scenery, costumes, lighting and sound) into a unified piece of theater. The registration fee includes tickets to the October 17 preview performance of Actually by Anna Ziegler at Arena Stage in the Kogod Cradle, which will be followed by a discussion. (Participants will need to purchase the script of Actually.)

“This class has changed the way I’ll look at plays in the future.”–2017-2018 participant

Adam Immerwahr

Beyond the Script
Taught by Artistic Director Adam Immerwahr

7 sessions $299 (with subscriber discount: $279*)
Wednesdays, April 3-May 22, 2019, 7-8:30 PM (No class April 24)
Registration deadline: March 25, 2019

Please note: this class will take place at Adas Israel Congregation, 2850 Quebec St. NW, Washington, DC except for the May 1 meeting, which will be at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St. NW, Washington, DC

Get a first look at and early insight into the plays that will be produced during Theater J’s 2019-2020 season.  Learn how a theater professional analyzes a script as we read and discuss the plays in our first season back at the EDCJCC. (Participants will need to purchase scripts for this class).

“[My] most satisfying course since college”–2017-2018 participant

*Use the email address attached to your Theater J account and the subscriber discount will automatically be taken in your cart.  If you have questions, call 202.777.3210 and we will be happy to help you complete your transaction.