Performers Theatre Workshop’s mission is to provide the highest caliber of performing arts education to students of all ages and abilities, and to foster individual growth in a caring, supportive artistic community. We are located in Maplewood, NJ and have students from Essex, Morris and Union County - and throughout the state.
In order to accomplish this mission, Performers Theatre Workshop:
- Provides a warm, safe environment where students feel encouraged to take risks and grow.
- Surrounds students with expert, conservatory trained teachers who have extensive high level professional credits to serve as both teachers and mentors who encourage students to reach for high standards and their personal best.
- Creates a positive, fun environment where friendships and love for the arts grow and flourish.
- Builds each student’s self-confidence on and off stage.
- Carefully places each individual student in classes appropriate to his or her age, level and experience.
- Designs customized courses of study to meet a student’s individual needs and goals.
- Builds a framework for students to develop focus, responsibility and a strong work ethic.
- Fosters a sense of community and teamwork in a non-competitive environment where people strive to do their best while supporting and encouraging their peers.
- Provides a variety of unique performance opportunities for students to demonstrate the new skills they have mastered.
- Creates musical arrangements and harmonies customized to fit the range and ability of individual performers.
- Celebrates the growth and accomplishments of all students.