Acting For Young People

Acting and Theater classes at the Academy

Acting and Theater Classes and Lessons
for Kids, Teens and Adults

Learn exciting acting and musical theater skills – and explore improv and stage movement – in these fun acting classes and theater showcases. Mason Community Arts Academy in Fairfax, VA offers the perfect blend of university-quality acting teachers and a supportive environment with other community members.

Acting For Young People (AFYP), the theater division of Mason Community Arts Academy, brings the absolute best in acting and theater classes to our community! The goal at AFYP is to provide actors of all ages (5 years to adults) with professional-level training in a supportive and fun environment. Through this training, we hope to help our actors develop skills that will serve them in all walks of life, on stage and off. Our faculty is made up of working professionals in the industry – actors, directors and teaching artists who are constantly honing their skills through their creative endeavors and bringing those skills back to share with our students.



adult actingAdult Acting Workshop
Ages 18+

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ScreenwritingImageCreative Writing
Ages 13-18

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afyp spring break

Grades K-6
Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm

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AFYPFall / Spring Showcases 
Ages 5 – 18 years
Starting in Sept. & Feb.
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Students in theater workshopStudent Holiday Workshops
Ages 5 – 14 years
Throughout School Year
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AFYP Summer_Programs

Summer Programs
Ages 5 – 18 years
Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm
Starting in June, July & Aug.
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