Laughter—It’s Good for the Soul

  When was the last time you laughed at yourself? Better question— when was the last time your children laughed at themselves? Humor is a fundamental item in the world of drama and especially useful in our Drama Kids International programs. Not only is laughter good for the soul, but being able to laugh at […]

The Many Benefits of Improv for Children

  At Drama Kids International, we are continually seeing the benefits drama classes can have for children. You may not know it, but our fun, fast-paced, developmental curriculum consists of more than 450 unique lesson plans – which feature various activities that aid your child in very specific ways. From class plays, scene starters and mini-snippets […]

The Dangerous Impacts of Smartphones for Teenagers

  “I think we like our phones more than we like actual people.” Take a moment to let those words sink in, the words of a 13-year-old girl who is growing up in a generation that has never lived without the Internet or without smartphones. A generation that according to Dr. Jean M. Twenge, has […]

How Drama Classes Provide Kids With Valuable Life Lessons

Development through drama is what we’re all about at Drama Kids International! In addition to helping children learn and hone their drama skills, we are also developing public speaking and communication skills and instilling valuable life lessons in them through our exciting programming! The benefits of drama classes for kids include increased academic performance and […]

Halloween Costumes the DIY way!

It’s October and that means one thing: Halloween is right around the corner! You already know that Drama Kids International loves seeing your kids tap into their creative and imaginative side, and what better way to see that come to life than by working together on a DIY Halloween costume? Ready-made costumes can be great, […]

Why We ACT UP! Where Bullying Is Concerned

  Bullying is something that no one should be staying quiet about, which is why Drama Kids International introduced the ACT UP! to Stop Bullying initiative.   Chances are, we’ve all experienced bullying in some form or manner during our lives—but it’s something that is especially prevalent in school. Did you know that 1 in 3 U.S. students have reported being […]