YADA CLASSES

YADA offers classes to kids ages 3-16!

See all of YADA's awesome classes below.

Please note the following age guidelines to properly enroll your child.

During the school year students must be or turn the correct age for the class by the following dates:

October 1st for Fall Session, February 1st for Winter Session, May 1st for Spring Session
For Summer camps, students must turn the correct age within the summer camp dates that they are enrolled in.

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Tots: Ages 3-5

Kids begging to come to YADA, but aren’t quite old enough? Then join YADA TOTS! TOTS will learn select songs from the show and have one show at the end of this 8-week course. No casting into specific parts, just lots of singing, dancing and fun! Sorry parents, just TOTS in class!  This class is perfect for kids ages 3-5 who new to YADA!

Monday  3-3:45pm &4-4:45pm @ Third St
Tuesday  3-3:45pm@ Third St & 4-4:45pm @ Third St or Studio City
Wednesday 3-3:45pm @ Third St & 4-4:45pm @ Third St or Studio City
Thursday 4-4:45pm @ Third St
Friday  4-4:45pm @ Third St
Saturday 11:15am-12pm @ Third St or Studio City
Sunday 11:15am-12pm @ Third St or Studio City

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Pre-Primary: Ages 4-6

This new class is designed for kids who are transitioning from TOTS to Pre-Primary. Perfect for little ones who want to be cast in the show, but may need a little more help with reading and performing onstage.  YADA TOTS is a pre-requisite for Pre-Primary.

Monday 3:45-5:45pm @ Third St
Tuesday 3:45-5:45pm @ Third St
Wednesday 3:45-5:45pm @ Third St or Studio City
Thursday 3:45-5:45pm @ Third St
Friday 3:45-5:45pm @ Third St or Studio City
Saturday 9a-11:00am @ Third St or Studio City
Saturday 1:15-3:15pm @ Third St
Sunday 9a-11:00am @ Third St or Studio City
Sunday 12:15-2:15pm @ Third St

 

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Primary: Ages 6-8

Skills such as counting, music, basic choreography and blocking are all introduced at this level. An interactive and supportive staff gives extra time and attention to each child. Pre-Requisite is YADA's Pre-Primary class.

Monday 4-7pm @ Third St
Tuesday 4-7pm @ Third St
Wednesday 4-7pm @ Third St
Thursday 4-7pm @ Studio City
Saturday 9am-12:00pm @ Third St or Studio City
Sunday 9am-12:00pm @ Third St

 

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Level 1: Ages 7-9

For students who have graduated from YADA's Primary or equivalent. Character development, vocal technique and choreography are introduced.

Monday 4-7pm @ Third St
Tuesday 4pm-7pm @ Third St
Wednesday 4pm-7pm @ Third St
Thursday 4pm-7pm @ Studio City
Saturday 9am-12:00pm @ Third St, 12:15pm-3:15pm @ Third St
Sunday 9am-12:00pm @ Third St

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Level 2: Ages 8-10

Students have graduated from YADA's Level 1 or equivalent. Continuing growth in char-acter development, vocal technique & choreography are complemented by the addition of script analysis.

Thursday 4-7pm @ Third St or Studio City
Friday 4-7pm @ Third St
Saturday 12:15pm-3:15pm @ Third St
Sunday 12:15pm-3:15pm @Third St or Studio City

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Level 3: Ages 10 and up

For graduates from YADA's Level 2 or similar. Level 3 offers a fast paced yet welcoming environment. More advanced skills in character development as well as vocal technique and challenging choreography are all implemented.

Thursday 4-7pm @ Third St
Friday 4-7pm @ Third St
Saturday 12:15-3:15pm @ Third St
Sunday 12:15-3:15pm @Third St or Studio City

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Jr. Master: Ages 9 and up

Created for the experienced and serious performer, this class offers a unique professional environment. While maintaining a nurturing atmosphere, teachers encourage students to grow in discipline and ability.

Audition Only

Monday 4:30-7:30pm @ Third St
Saturday 3:30-6:30pm @ Third St

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Master: Ages 12 and up

Designed for the serious performer, students are encouraged to strive for professional work ethics. YADA offers a safe yet demanding arena to grow while teaching complex techniques in character work, vocal harmonies and choreography.

Audition Only

Monday 4:30-7:30pm @ Third St
Saturday 3:30-6:30pm @ Third St

Rainer is thriving at YADA and we are so happy to have found such a nurturing, amazing place for
him to learn.

You guys are epic… So amazed by the work and love that goes into each and every production. You help your students grow and shine. You deserve all the applause. We are blessed to be part of the YADA family.

Becoming part of the YADA family has been an amazing experience for David!

Mutual love fest here!!!!

Thank you so much. I have already enrolled Janey for the next season. She tells me that she wants to go to YADA forever!

Skylar absolutely loves YADA and would not think of missing it. I enrolled her the very first day of registration so we should be all set!

Our daughter is thriving and extremely happy in your program!

Thank you again to you, all the teachers and Yada for this opportunity for Lourdes, her heart is so set on this.

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The Company: Ages High School and up

Enrollment for this class is by audition only. YADA's most advanced class is open to teens who are serious performers looking to grow and express themselves artistically.  Culminating in all that YADA offers, rehearsals operate in the manner of a professional theatre company.  Stage directors, musical directors and choreographers offer the most challenging opportunities to these emerging artists.

Pre-requisite: YADA's Master Class or equivalent

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Improv: Ages 6 and up

Improv is a fun way to develop acting skills through playing theater games. Imagination is all you need to play all kinds of characters in all kinds of situations. Gain confidence, stage presence and become more comfortable with public speaking.

 

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Internships: Ages 12-18

YADA offers Internships for students ages 12-18. Interns assist directors with blocking, music, choreography, warm-ups, costumes, props, sets and ad-ministration. Interns work very closely with the cast members and directors, and are extremely valuable in completing the over-all production. These positions are selected by application only.