Saturday Drama Classes

Our education classes run throughout the year at our downtown Mason studio for students ages 5 – 17.

FALL 2020 - SPRING 2021 SESSIONS: Saturdays 


All Classes held at ROYAL Theatre Company's Main Street Studio: 308 West Main Street, Mason


Questions About ROYAL's Education Program? Email Valerie, Education Director







Class Descriptions:

About our Instructors:

Colin Thornton

Instructor Colin Thornton has been a ROYAL acting instructor for the past 8 years. He has been teaching and performing improv comedy for 17 years, and is currently the artistic director for Improv Cincinnati. Colin has directed dozens of performances for children at Town Hall Theatre and Center Stage Players. Colin also teaches with Dramakinetics, an arts-integration non-profit.

Heather Hopster

Assistant Heather Hopster has been with ROYAL for the past 5 years as our class and camp assistant. She also instructs cooking classes and has assisted in Dramakinetics classes. She currently works at CPS.


Class Notes:
  • Questions About ROYAL's Education Program? Email Valerie, Education Director
  • Maximum 25 students per class / minimum 5 students
  • Ages are guidelines - can be flexible based on experience - NO child under age 5 (must be in kindergarten or above)
  • Class payments are accepted via PayPal unless arrangements are made with Valerie. Your PayPal email receipt will serve as your confirmation of class. Registration forms/Emergency contacts will be confirmed on the first day of class. Approximately one week before class begins a reminder email will be sent to those who registered online.

ROYAL cannot offer refunds except in the case of class cancellation or if there is a waiting list with a student available to take the spot.