Lab 87: A Teen Actor’s Conservatory is FPCT’s pre-professional training program intended for serious performers ages 13-18. Named after the year FPCT’s original teen ensemble , the Players, was founded in 1987, Lab 87’s curriculum is designed to increase a young actors’ knowledge of various performance techniques, mastery of their craft, and provide in-depth ensemble work, as well as special performance opportunities. Admission is by audition only in August of each year. Lab 87 meets weekly on Monday evenings from 6:30pm-8:30pm during the academic year.
Previous acting and/or musical theatre course work or equivalent experience is required. Recommended prerequisites include Acting/Musical Theatre II and/or a Performance Showcase.
Tuition is $495 for the academic year. Payment plans and tuition assistance available.
A member of our elite group of Actors will receive:
- Pre-Professional Training
- Teaching Assistant Internship
- Master Classes
- Tour of UAH Theatre and information about the Theatre Program
- Discounts on additional Academy Classes/Camps and Performance Showcases
Auditions for the 2016-2017 Conservatory
Monday, August 1, 2016
Audition Location: Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy
Actors should prepare a one-minute monologue of their choice and plan to move and have fun and take part in a group audition.
For more information, please contact:
Candice Cooper, Education Director
Julia Ramsey, Lab 87 Conservatory Coordinator