Beaverton Classes

Spring - 2020

Beaverton Classes

Spring session update: Journey Theater Spring classes are moving ONLINE! Get details HERE. An email has been sent to currently registered families.


Here are a few things to be aware of:

1.) “090 Foundations of…” classes are our CORE CLASSES that serve as prerequisites for continuing on to other classes.

2.) Classes listed with a * have prerequisites.  Please read the class description for details before registering.

3.)  If you have a question as to whether you meet the prerequisites for a class you’d like to take, please email the Journey Registrar, Beth Maxwell.

4.) Classes fill quickly, and may fill before this page is updated. Remember to list your second choice class!

Fees and Payment Information

  • Early Registration: $230.00* (Spring 2020 Deadline: March 9th)
  • Standard Registration: $245.00*
  • *Additional fees: Some classes require additional fees or purchase of supplies (e.g. make-up kits or shoes).  See class description for details.
  • New Family Discount: Families enrolling a student for the first time are eligible for a discount for $25 off the total cost of registration. Enter the code FIRSTJOURNEY when registering online. This discount is given once per family.
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Thursday Classes List - Spring - 2020

JT101 Journey Troupers Dance (ages 6-7)


Let your imagination take flight into the world of theater through movement and dance. Troupers are introduced to theater and dance basics in fun ways while learning the foundations of performing in a safe, encouraging environment. Let your child take the spotlight! This age group is not eligible to audition for the session production.

DR090A Foundations of Drama (ages 8-11)

Teacher: Ruth Barksdale

Explore the building blocks of acting through creative movement, theater games, and scene work. You’ll learn to use your whole body, voice & facial expressions to portray any character you choose!

DR090B Foundations of Drama (ages 11-18)

Teacher: Thomas Losch

Explore the building blocks of acting through creative movement, theater games, and scene work. You’ll learn to use your whole body, voice & facial expressions to portray any character you choose!

DA/V090 Foundations of Dance & Voice Combo (ages 13-18)

Teacher: Sarah LaTray

This class is specifically geared toward older students new to Journey who can take our Foundations requirements at a quicker pace and move on to more advanced classes sooner! You will get a solid foundation in the proper singing techniques and learn the basic dance steps needed to prepare you for a show and other dance classes like tap and jazz.

MT400 Musical Performance: Disney's Frozen Kids (ages 8-13)

Teacher: Holly Counts, Charlotte Bryan, Julie Theophanes

A fabulous performance opportunity is coming your way this spring! Musical Performance classes, open to 8 - 13 year olds, focus on singing, acting, and dancing, and will culminate in each class producing a full 30+ minute musical showcase! This will provide numerous exciting opportunities for young actors who might otherwise be overshadowed by their teenage peers. Each student will receive a t-shirt and script. Cost: regular class tuition plus a $75 production fee (paid at the time of registration). Get details Here

PR400B Musical Design: Disney's Frozen Kids (ages 11-18)

Teacher: Kristin Burkett

You’ve designed it…now build it! This class is the follow-up to PR400A and will implement the designs created during the Winter Session. Students in this class will serve as crew for the Musical Performance showcase. New students welcome - PR400A is not a prerequisite. Each student will receive a script and t-shirt. Cost: regular class tuition plus a $20 supplies fee.

DR202 Intermediate Drama: Monologues (ages 13-18) *

Teacher: Beth Andre

Pre-Requisite: DR090

It’s time to take the spotlight in your acting. Focus on portraying a believable and interesting character through a monologue. Learn to select and prepare pieces that are just right for your skills, talent, and type. You’ll get the chance to perfect and polish both dramatic and comedic monologues and will be able to get your chops up to speed for your next dramatic audition.

MT206 Musical Theater Composers: Pasek and Paul (ages 12-18) *

Teacher: Linda Quinn

Pre-Requisite: DR090, DA090 and V090; MT100 recommended

The musical theater lexicon is full of diverse composers who have shaped the sounds and inspired the sights of what we know as Broadway today. This class brings the spotlight to the composers who have made a big impact on the beauty of the stage and created the melodies that are embedded in our hearts. The focus of this class will change from session to session, highlighting one specific composer (or composition team) from Rodgers & Hammerstein, to Alan Menken, to Stephen Sondheim, to Comden & Green, from classics to contemporaries, and more!

CI500 Improv Team (ages 12-18) * CLASS IS FULL

Teacher: Evan Aldrete

Pre-Requisite: CI100, Audition

An amazing opportunity for improvisors! This class will serve as the rehearsal time and skill development for the Journey Theater improv teams. Focus on creating characters, group think, playing off your teammates, incorporating activities, emotions and accepting offers while learning the official games for Improv Invasion. Audition information is available on the Improv Invasion page, under the Camps and Events tab.

DA400 Year Long Dance Intensive (ages 13-18) * CLASS IS FULL

Teacher: Leslie Winfield

Pre-Requisite: by audition (class members selected Fall 2019)

If you want to spend this year really focusing on advancing your dance skills, then this class is for you. Different teachers, different styles, one year-long class designed raise your dance game. Different styles scheduled for 2019-2020 at this location are Tap (Fall), Musical Theater (Winter), and Ballet (Spring).

After Hours Workshop: Jazz (ages 12-adult)(8:20-9:00pm) *

Teacher: Tanya Corcum

Pre-Requisite: DA090 or equivalent

$100 per student, open to students ages 12 to 18 enrolled in a Spring class, and adults. Class is held weeks 1 through 7.