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Bring NCTC to your school or community arts program today! Schools can host an after school drama workshop, invite a teaching artist into the classroom, or have a troupe of touring actors perform in a YouthAware assembly. NCTC has been working with the San Francisco Unified School District, as well as many private schools, for more than 35 years. Let us help your students explore their creativity through drama.


Contact Conservatory Programs Manager Kathleen Lee at 415.861.6148 or to find out how to bring our talented teaching artists to your school or community center. 

after school drama

Drama Explorer After School

K-8 Students can explore drama through themed workshops at your school site once a week for 10-12 weeks.

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Theatre Artists-in-Residence

Drama Explorer In-School Residency

Have drama, will travel! We'll bring a drama workshop to your classroom and get everyone involved in the fun.

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YouthAware Educational Theatre Tours

YouthAware plays are offered at NCTC and on tour to northern and central California schools and communities throughout the school year.

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