Programs Overview

Note: Certain programs may not be available to all Drama Kids locations.

Enthusiastic students who learn to speak out clearly and relate confidently with others will have an inside track to lifetime success.

Drama Kids develops all kids. We’re a place where all children, from the shy to the outgoing can develop at their own pace, with plenty of positive encouragement.

Our specialty is using a wide range of unique drama activities to focus the bold, outspoken child and to draw out the quiet child or the inarticulate child and help them reach into themselves to discover their full potential.

Drama Kids International uses our famous copyrighted original curriculum in each class. Lessons are carefully planned so that students can enroll at any time and will never repeat a lesson regardless of when they enroll.  Our programs include:

Preschool Workshops (3-4 years)

DKI Preschool Workshops take children on fun in-school field trips to fascinating destinations where children use their imagination to act and explore. Early participation in drama develops confidence, and speaking skills, and serves as a wonderful introduction to acting and begins a life-long enjoyment of creative arts.

Talk to your school director and call us today to see how Drama Kids can become a valuable part of the education program at your child’s preschool or join one of our local community programs in your area. Imagination takes center stage in our KinderKids classes. This program is a great introductory drama experience that allows children to develop speaking skills and creative expression. New drama activities and scenes each class allow children to gain confidence while having loads of fun.

KinderKids (4-5 years)

Our KinderKids program is an excellent way to introduce the long-term benefits of dramatic arts participation to children attending Pre-K, or Kindergarten. Each KinderKid student is highly involved in creative drama activities that develops speaking skills, builds confidence, and enhances early social skills and creative learning. Our Drama Kids Instructors make sure all students feel comfortable and recognized so they will stretch and grow in a very positive environment. New scenes and activities are held in each class. Don’t miss the fun!

Lower Primary (5-8 years)

The Drama Kids developmental drama program for Lower Primary provides young children ages 5 to 8 with unique opportunities to develop clear speech, fluent delivery and pleasing social skills.

Our program helps to give them the confidence to be participants in all aspects of their lives, able to ask questions, seek answers and share information with others. Children who mix well with others find it easier to make friends and adjust to new situations. They find school an enjoyable adventure!

Drama Kids highly trained teachers motivate and inspire the students to become articulate communicators through enthusiastic participation in a wide range of creative activities including speech, creative movement, improvisation, and a special year-end performance.

Our Composite Classes are designed for ages 6 – 10 and includes a variety of stimulating dramatic lessons perfectly suited  for most elementary school children.

As with in all of our classes, composite students receive individual instruction customized for their own particular requirements and abilities.

Composite Classes 

Our Composite Classes are designed for ages 6 – 10 and includes a variety of stimulating dramatic lessons perfectly suited  for most elementary school children.

As with in all of our classes, composite students receive individual instruction customized for their own particular requirements and abilities.

Students in our Composite  program participate in a wide range of creative activities including speech, dramatic movement, improvisation, snippets and scene starters.

At the end of each year they utilize all the skills acquired during the year to create a short, scripted production, which is performed, for parents and friends.

In a fun-filled atmosphere, our classes aim to give young people ongoing confidence, self-esteem and skill in verbal communication.

Upper Primary (9-11 years)

The confident, articulate child finds it easier to make friends, accept new challenges and explore new directions. The Drama Kids Upper Primary program for children ages 9-11 is designed to help each child achieve these invaluable life skills.

Students in our Upper Primary program participate in a wide range of creative activities including speech, dramatic movement, improvisation, snippets and scene starters.

At the end of each year they utilize all the skills acquired during the year to create a short, scripted production, which is performed, for parents and friends.

In a fun-filled atmosphere, our classes aim to give young people ongoing confidence, self-esteem and skill in verbal communication.

DKI Acting Academy (12-18 years)

 

DKI Acting Academy is open to all students ages 12-18 who wish to explore, and expand their speaking, acting and auditioning skills.

Our Acting Academy is an excellent way for middle and high school students to explore and expand their acting and auditioning skills through our accelerating drama activities and performances.

Drama Kids Summer and Holiday Camps

When school is out – Drama is IN! We offer different week long programs that are run on half day and full day schedules. Campers always deliver a great performance for families and friends at the end of the week.

Note: Certain programs may not be available to all Drama Kids locations.