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An innovative drama program for 7-13 year olds to teach them all aspects of creative theatre by guiding them through the entire process.
Every week you create a new show!


  • 7/10/17-7/15/17

  • 7/17/17-7/22/17


  • Las Vegas Little Theatre Black Box

3920 Schiff Drive, Las Vegas, NV


  • $150 per week per child

  • Lunch/snacks: please bring a lunch, and snacks will be available to purchase at the theatre


Weekly Schedule:

Monday-Friday, 9:30am-3pm

(Saturday Performances at 11am)

  • Monday: Team building and theatre knowledge

  • Tuesday: Story writing and Characterization

  • Wednesday: Working the story

  • Thursday: Creating blocking and props

  • Friday: Tech Day

  • Saturday: Show time!

Come out have fun, learn, and create theatre!


Nichole Killion and Rebecca Kernes will be the LVLT Summer Youth Academy Directors.  

Nichole Killion: Nichole has a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Colorado State University. She has taken multiple courses in Teaching Children's Theatre. She was a teacher for CSU's BRAINY for 3 semesters and was a Stage Manager and Director/Teacher for CSU's Kids Do It All for 3 years. She was a Stage Manager/Teacher assistant for Fort Collins Children's Theatre PBJR. She assisted with multiple Children's Theatre Performances for both CSU and Fort Collins Children's Theatre.

Rebecca Kernes: Rebecca Kernes is a Chicago native who has studied theater with Steppen Wolf Theater, Second City, and Remy Bumpo Theater, she has also studied dance at the famous Gus Girodano’s Dance Studio. Her performing credits include ‘Mickey’ in the Odd Couple (LVLT), ‘Rosalind’ in as you like (NV Institute of Nevada), and ‘Germaine’ in Picasso at Lapin Agile (Onyx Theater). Along with performing Rebecca teaches drama, and dance around the city, and has choreographed for several productions in Las Vegas and Chicago. Along with performing and teaching she does voice over for several radio and television commercials. 


To Register, please email us at

Before their first session, students must furnish a medical release form and emergency contact sheet.

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