NTC Academy of Theatre Arts

Newnan Theatre Company’s Academy of Theatre Arts offers musical theatre classes for middle school and elementary students. Classes focus on staging a performance. This performance-based class welcomes all levels of experience.  Students will learn many facets of theatre, including stage directions, vocal technique, choreography, character development, set design, costuming, and more. Each student will be able to perform.

Past performances include:

  • Yes Virginia, The Musical

  • Disney's Peter Pan, Jr.

  • Disney's Cinderella

  • Disney's The Jungle Book

  • Disney's 101 Dalmatians

  • Disney's Aladdin Jr.

  • Disney's Mary Poppins Jr.


This fall, we are excited to learn and perform Disney's The Lion King Jr!

The African savannah comes to life with Simba and Nala, Pumbaa and Timon, Mufasa and Scar, and more unforgettable characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle and back again in this inspiring, coming-of-age story. This vibrant tale has captivated worldwide audiences. With Sir Elton John's music, dazzling costumes, and extraordinary talent, this is a show not to be missed. 

Music and Lyrics by Tim Rice & Elton John
Additional Music and Lyrics by Will Van Dyke, Lebo M, Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin
Book by Roger Allers, Irene Mecchi
Based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor

The performance dates are Saturday, November 10, and Sunday November 11. Performances will be at the Wadsworth Auditorium located in Downtown Newnan, 25 Jefferson St, Newnan, GA 30263

To register for all classes click here or call 770-683-6282