Afterschool: NCTC offers affordable afterschool drama classes at local school sites throughout the Bay Area. Over 25 San Francisco public, independent,and parochial schools have taken part in this program. Classes meet once a week in a ten to twelve week session that ends with a presentation. Each program is limited to 8–16 participants.
On Site Classes: NCTC has been providing high quality arts education since 1981. Conservatory students flourish in a fun, supportive and non competitive atmosphere where each student is provided an opportunity to shine. Emphasis is placed on skill building through theatre games and exercises, with culminating presentations punctuating the end of each class experience. All classes are taught by highly skilled professional theatre teaching artists. Conservatory classes and camps are held at their convenient downtown location. The YouthAware Educational Theatre program at NCTC presents entertaining plays for young people focusing on social issues and inspirational messages. School groups and individuals are invited to attend. Contact the YouthAware Program Director for reservations. NCTC also offers a wonderful Family Matinee Series, afterschool drama classes held at school sites and theatre Artists-in Residence to work in schools with classroom teachers.