Education & Programming

Henry Fonda Theatre Academy

Welcome to the Henry Fonda Theatre Academy, the educational wing of the Omaha Community Playhouse.  Teaching life skills through stage skills, the Henry Fonda Theatre Academy offers something for everyone, enhancing quality of life by cultivating creativity and personal growth.

Upcoming Sessions

Spring | April 3-May 13, 2017 | Registration opens Feb. 8, 2017

Summer | June 6-Aug. 1, 2017 | Registration opens Jan. 14, 2017

Upcoming Workshops

Beauty and the Beast Youth Audition Workshop -

Feb. 25, 2017 from 11am - 12:30pm (FULL)

Feb. 25, 2017 from 11:40am - 1pm (FULL)

We cordially invite you to join us for an afternoon of information and dance as we prepare your student for the "Beauty and the Beast" youth auditions. The event will involve a conversation with director Kimberly Faith Hickman about how to prepare, a dance workshop with choreographer Michelle Garrity, and a tour of the audition, rehearsal, and performance locations!

Ladies of the 80's Dance Workshop - March 18, 2017 from 6pm - 7pm

Mix up your girls’ night out with an 80’s inspired dance class and Rock of Ages! Leg warmers are optional, but workout clothes are mandatory. This is a ladies only event.

6:00pm | Learn a Rock of Ages dance number from the show’s director/choreographer, Kimberly Faith Hickman

7:00pm | Grab a beverage from the bar with your complimentary drink ticket

7:30pm | See Rock of Ages on the mainstage! Class attendees can purchase a discounted ticket ($30) to the performance by calling Jana at (402) 553-4890, ext. 147

Education Brochure

Acting Classes for Adults

Acting Classes for Youth

2017 Summer Camps for Youth and Adults

2017 Players Production (ages 12-18)