Academy & Classes

Welcome to ATMTC Academy!

ATMTC Academy provides programs for students in grades K-12 that give them the opportunity to explore musical theatre through class and performance opportunities.

Our goals are:

  • To expose students to the joy of theatre and performance
  • To provide students with comprehensive musical theatre training
  • To prepare students for college and/or a career in musical theatre

Spring classes are now open for registration!

The ATMTC Academy provides young people the highest quality musical theatre training, including classes, student productions, camps, and workshops based on Common Core and State Fine Arts Standards of Learning.

To contact the ATMTC Academy, please email or call 301.251.5766.


Students will join a teaching artist in exploring a new story each class (or series of classes).


Students will develop their ability to build character and tell stories through text, music, and movement. 


Journey with ATMTC through the process of acting: a professional teaching artist will guide participants using creative drama techniques. 

Pre-Conservatory Training

Introductory technique-based training and musical theatre repertoire to grades 5–8 to engage and inspire!

Classes are held once a week for three hours and are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting February 9.

Conservatory Training

Comprehensive musical theatre training in the foundational disciplines of acting, music, ballet, and jazz for students grades 6–12! 

Classes are held once a week for six hours and are offered on Sundays starting February 7.  

Pre-Professional Program

The Pre-Professional Program prepares committed and gifted students in grades 6–12 for college and/or a professional career in the performing arts, led by a highly qualified faculty. The Pre-Professional Program curriculum provides students with inclusive training in Acting, Music, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Voice & Speech, and Performance.

Pre-Professional is audition only.

Voice Lessons

Learn to sing with dedicated one-on-one voice instruction.


We encourage you to apply! ATMTC Academy offers need and merit-based scholarships throughout the year.