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Advanced Performers

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Award-Winning Competition and Touring Performance Program  

Now in its 7th year,  Advanced Performers is Bay Area Children’s Theatre’s nationally recognized educational theatre program. In February, this year’s cast of Matilda Junior received awards for Excellence in Dance and Excellent Student Direction at the Junior Theatre Festival West in February.

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Build New Skills
Make New Friends
Have Fun!

This award-winning, competitive-level traveling musical theatre team is for children ages 8-18. Participants develop musical theatre skills with BACT specialists in dance, voice, and creative storytelling, with an emphasis on ensemble work. Candidates interested in auditioning for next year’s cast can email  for more details!

“We can share and enjoy our love of theatre in a safe place.”

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Summer camps now open!

Little Performers

Grades K-2

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Young Performers

Grades 3-5

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Next Stage

Grades 6-8

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Teen Conservatory

Grades 9-12

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San Ramon Academy

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Located in the Oakland Rotunda

Easy drop-off and pick-up for caregivers! Just meet us at the 16th Street entrance.