Bumblebee Yoga (Ages 2-4)

Instructor: Lillian Myers

Fridays 9:30 am – 10:30 am, Sept 22 – Nov 17 (9 weeks) in the Rehearsal Hall

A Sonoma county reinterpretation of the classic “mommy and me” class, guardians bring their children to this “Bumble Bee” class that incorporates story-time yoga, song and dance. Come learn and share stories for bed times as well! We will teach games for parenting techniques for conflict, such a role plays and imaginative problem solving for difficult transitions. This class is a great opportunity to socialize with other families and children.

Tuition: $135.00

Magical Play! Creative Dramatics for Young People (Ages 5-7)

Instructor: Lillian Myers

Thursdays 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Sept 21 - Nov 16  (9 weeks) in the Rehearsal Hall

Combine circus, costumes, singing and acting to create a magically playful after-school class to grow in confidence, communication and team building skills. In each class, students will creatively act out stories, play a world of imaginary characters, varying from modern popular dramas to international fables, in order to face heroic adventures, overcome mighty challenges and arrive at their own morals through improvised, colorful play. The class will end with a presentation open to friends and family. Through acrobatics, costumes, and storytelling, this is a magical class with a lot of joy!

Tuition: $135.00 

Beg/Intermediate Improv for Youth (7–12 yrs)

Instructor:  Juliet Noonan

Mondays 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Sept 18 - Nov 13 (9 weeks) in the Rehearsal Hall


These are just a few of the aspects we will be exploring in this class as we navigate through the principles of Beginning and Intermediate Improvisation.  This class invites students to become present, expand their creativity, learn collaboration and empathy, as well as develop the essential interpersonal skills and confidence as they express, create and PLAY!!!  The class will culminate in a final 'improv show' performance for family and friends.

Tuition: $135.00

Mask Making and Performance: Pirates, Princesses and Bears! (Ages 8-12)

Instructor: Lillian Myers

Wednesdays 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Sept 20 - Nov 15  (9 weeks) in the Rehearsal Hall

Just in time for Halloween, this class will guide you in designing and making two masks to fit your face, and personality, perfectly! Students will develop funny, scary or playful characters and creatures through acting techniques, including neutral mask, and then, using quality creative materials, they will create two bright and bold masks to wear. In turn, the students will play with the ensemble in the class to create a comedic show. To begin our explorations, we will study the rich stories of masks from Africa to Italy. The class will end with a presentation open to friends and family. Craft, improvise and perform; this is a high energy course with a lot of laughter!

Tuition: $300.00 (includes material fees)

Youth Speaks: Slam Poetry and Performances (Ages 8-12)

Instructor: Lillian Myers

Tuesdays 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm, Sept 19 - Nov 21 (10 weeks) in the Rehearsal Hall

Riding the wave of Hamilton, this slam poetry, freestyle and rap class guides you to become a brave new voice defining the new American voice. Youth Speaks is a class of great personal growth and confidence building. Students will explore literary arts through listening, writing and performing spoken word poetry and rap about the issues which excite them. Then students will make a performance which integrates multi-media projections of student’s photography and art which inspire their poetry during our collaboratively devised slam poetry show. The class will end with a presentation open to friends and family. Speak, photograph and rap; this is a radical, fun, playful class where youth’s voice matter!

Tuition: $275.00

Theatre Field Trip: Backstage Tour (1st Grade - High School)

Instructor: One of our esteemed instructors or staff members

Monday - Friday, 2-hour tour TBA between 10:00 am and 2 pm.

This tour is designed to give a special peak 'behind the curtain'.  Your tour guide will also share exciting facts and stories touching on major developments of theatre from Greek to Modern.  You will visit our two theatre spaces, costume shop, scene shop, dressing rooms, light and sound booth, and end up onstage with a 20-minute theatre improv experience.

Tuition: $300.00 (Maximum of 30 students)


Bridge Program: Schools to 6th St Playhouse, 6th St Playhouse to Schools!

Instructor:  One and/or two of our esteemed instructors

Time and day: 2 to 3 hours of instruction TBA between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm at 6th Street Playhouse or your classroom

In our ongoing interest to inspire our youth in the vital importance of theatre, we have designed this unique format to fit your needs.  We will work with your school to create a thorough theatre experience.  The possibilities for programming are endless and will be designed to fit into your curriculum. 

To inquire, call or email Lennie Dean, Education Associate, at education@6thstreetplayhouse.com or 707-523-4185, ext 122

Tuition: $300.00 - $500.00



Lennie Dean
Education Associate

(707)523-4185 ext.122 (message box only)

How to Register:

Click to download fill-in registration form

  • Mail completed registration form to
    52 W 6th Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.
  • Fax completed registration form to
    707 523-3544.
  • In person during box office hours
    1:00 - 4:00 Tuesday - Friday, or
    11:00 - 2:00 Saturday.


Classes require a 50% deposit at registration.  Tuition is due in full by the first day of class.  Limited scholarships and payment plans are available (Scholarship Application); contact education@6thstreetplayhouse.com




We understand that you may find a class is not what you expected, or that life circumstances may change after you enroll. If you choose to withdraw, you may submit written notification prior to the second class. A $25 processing fee will be applied to defer costs plus prorate for classes attended.  A check for the remaining balance will be sent in approximately two weeks  There will be no make-up classes or refunds for missed classes.