Drama Kids Charleston South is Growing Bigger in The Holy City!

Drama Kids Charleston celebrates first yearDrama Kids Charleston South Celebrates First Year Anniversary

With a full year under their belt, Drama Kids Charleton South has taught more than 200 students in classes, workshops and camps. Their staff is growing every day, so expect to see lots of new faces in the Fall. We primarily hire teachers from our local schools and College of Charleston students and graduates. While we use acting lessons and skits in our award winning curriculum, the greater mission is to improve social and emotional skills, public speaking confidence, listening, group collaboration, creative thinking, and self-esteem in all students.

Johns Island Regional Library Hosting Drama Kids Charleston South’s First Children’s Musical!

Drama Kids Charleston South campers will perform the Award-Winning NY Children’s Musical “We are Monsters” at Johns Island Regional Library off Maybank Highway on Friday, June 14 at 1 pm. While the performance is complimentary, there is limited seating in the voting room. Doors will open at 12:45. Enjoy some of Charleston’s most talented young actors and singers in this one-performance show!

Double the Schools and Triple the Staff in 2023!

Expecting a few more partner schools before fall. Drama Kids Charleston South is growing rapidly due to requests from principals, homeschool parents, families of teens and tweens in Acting Academy, plus KinderKids ages 4 & 5 still at home during the day. Since August 2022, our staff has grown from two to 10! We are accepting applications for PT Teachers with a college degree. Join us this 2023-2024 season as we lead all-new, curriculum-based developmental drama classes! Our award-winning classes improve social, emotional learning and build confidence. Just take a look at our testimonials, then enroll your child for fun, fast-paced Drama Kids Charleston programs!

We are proud to announce that The City of Charleston Recreation Department is our new partner!

Drama Kids Charleston will start hosting classes at Hazel Parker Playground recreation center starting Monday, February 27 at 5:10 p.m. This workshop is an intro to Drama Kids is for ages 7-11. Registration for this workshop is on the City of Charleston site, under Theater camps for Hazel Parker Playground. The grounds are beautiful, well-appointed for kids and located close to Rainbow Row, with tennis courts in case mom or dad wants to play a game while they wait. They even have a dog park! It’s a gorgeous area of The Peninsula to explore by The Battery. PLUS! Their rec center will have a Brand New Look! The fresh remodel will be ready for our first day of class!


Coming Soon! Spring Camp with The City of Charleston at Hazel Parker Playground.

This 9am-Noon camp will be listed on the City Rec website too. Just look under Holiday Camps for City of Charleston recreation.

Our Studio Acting Academy is now open and accepting students ages 11-17!

This advanced class is for students serious about learning the craft. Join us before March 2023 and you’ll perform in The Acting Academy final production. Some students choose to bundle Academy classes with the Upper Primary Creative Drama that day for two hours of studio instruction. Enrolling Now for Spring 2023 classes at Angel Oak and Mt Zion! Register before March and be a part of the Spring Showcases!

Hiring Now for Lead Teachers and Assistants!

All training is paid. Curriculum, music and supplies are provided. Lead Teachers need to LOVE working with kids, patience and a college degree. The rewards are great! Depending on class size, Lead Teachers earn between $20-50 per regular class. Summer camp salary varies. Assistant Teachers need a reliable car, enthusiasm, patience and a kind heart. Those positions are year round and pay varies by work experience and education. Contact us for more information (See Contact Page).

Drama Kids Charleston would like to offer programs at your church or school

We’re Charleston County School District vendor approved, so if you’re a parent, teacher or principal who wants DKS at your local public or private school, contact Chuck Troiani at 843-557-1806 to put your location on our roster. We serve our community by giving back on each student tuition enrolled using your location.

Thank you to all our studio and after school students and their families for helping Drama Kids Charleston South become a rapidly growing success! We care about you all!