theatre school

The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College is the place for aspiring theatre artists in the Pikes Peak region.

The Fine Arts Center Theatre Company offers innovative and comprehensive professional theatre training programs for students ages 5-adult. Musical theatre, design, acting, play analysis, dancing, stand-up comedy, and the collaborative process are just a sampling of the rich curriculum offered by our award-winning professional staff of instructors. We believe that the development of theatrical skills is a life-long journey. We want our students to become part of the FAC family as they pursue further training in the arts.

Youth Theatre

A magical experience filled with music, movement, and adventure

Ages 5-13

Theatre School

Professional training program for student actors and design technicians

Ages 14-18

Live Theatre

Explore the fundamentals of acting, dance, and stand-up comedy

Adult Classes

The FAC Theatre School is now offering the following classes & camps:

Ages 5-13

Emerging Artists Summer Sessions

Ages 9-13 | June 11-22 & July 23-Aug. 3

Join us for Musical Theatre Madness (June & July sessions), Creating Characters, and the Best of Both Worlds!

$225 ($200 members) for Musical Theatre Madness or Creating Characters
$350 ($325 members) for the Best of Both Worlds


Ages 14-18

Theatre School

Youth Rep Summer Session

Ages 14-18 | June 25-July 29
Auditions | Sunday, April 8, 5 – 9 p.m.

The Youth Repertory Theatre program is the only professional training program for student actors and design technicians in the Pikes Peak region. The serious theater student will receive comprehensive, hands-on training through a rigorous class schedule that combines master classes along with a structured rehearsal period and performance experiences. The performance and technical tracks of the program have been designed for both new and returning students in order to develop basic skills as well as foster continual learning and growth. $950 ($900 members)



Stand-Up Comedy Class

Ages 18+ | June 13-Aug. 1, Wednesdays 7-8:30 p.m.
Final Performance on Aug. 3 at 6 p.m.

This course is designed primarily to teach the tools of humor writing for live stand-up performance. Students will deconstruct the performances of stand-up comedians, learn the foundations from which modern comedy stems, and work to develop their own voice. The course will culminate in a live stand-up performance at the Fine Arts Center showcasing students’ original work. $200 ($175 members)



Open Today 10 - 5
(719) 634-5581