San Francisco Youth Theatre

SFYT Classes

San Francisco Youth Theatre offers classes and performance workshops for youth ages 3-24 years old. Check out our individual class pages to learn how we tailor our programs to each age group.

Sliding Scale tuition ALWAYS available. No student is turned away for lack of funds.

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Here's our complete schedule. Additional classes will be added throughout the year.  



Winter/Spring 2018
Summer 2018
Class Descriptions
Show classes for:
Story Theater

Sally Davis will delight young actors with costumes, fantasy, music and movement. Children will act out stories from around the world, creating magic through theater.

415 Teen Ensemble (Grades 6-12)

SF Youth Theatre is proud to be part of MAPA@Brava, a consortium of youth arts organizations who rehearse and perform theater, music, dance and stagecraft at the Brava Theater. This winter, SFYT 415 Teen Ensemble will collaborate with other MAPA students to create a full-scale musical production about the life of Cesar Chavez, Between Dirt and Sky a bilingual play about the iconic California farm worker union organizer and the difference he made for workers everywhere. This workshop will include acting skills development, improvisation, visual art, dance and singing.


Poppy Playhouse (One Week)

SFYT's fun and talented teachers, Leslie Price and Dyana Diaz, will lead two one-week theatre intensives for students in grades 2-5. Through improvisation, theatre games and a simple script, students will create a play to perform for friends and family on the final day of the program. Special guests wil come to do art and music. Students will eat lunch at nearby Parque Niños Unidos. 

Poppy Playhouse (Two Weeks)

Join us for the full two-week session in dramatic movement, theatre creation and visual art. Each week students will perform a new play.  Students will eat lunch at nearby Parque Niños Unidos.

Poppy Playhouse Aftercare

Enjoy aftercare after Poppy Playhouse at Parque Niños Unidos until 5 pm

Another Summer to Remember (Grades 6-11)

Say Yes – because experience is the reward of a lifetime! SF Youth theatre kicks up the heat
with Another Summer to Remember. This all-inclusive, acting intensive, performance-based-
camp, is an exploration of imagination, creativity, and depth of character. A place where students
will make the story their story. This two-week intensive covers the fundamentals of
acting by exploring: mystery and secret, game play, intention, improv, and character