Bay Area Children’s Theatre is dedicated to ensuring that children from all backgrounds can benefit from our award-winning educational programs. 

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Join us at our new Downtown Oakland Studios at Academy HQ!

Click HERE for an area map of the Rotunda Building where BACT’s new Academy HQ is located. We provide staff for pick-up and drop-off at The Rotund Building’s 16th Street entrance (yellow zone to the left) 15 minutes before each class until 5 minutes before the class starts. After 5 minutes before the class starts, parents will need to pay for parking and walk students to our direct entrance in the plaza near Telegraph.

Classes & Workshops

SPRING Classes and Workshops in our Downtown Oakland Studios | Register NOW

Little PerformersClasses and workshops for grades K-2

Young PerformersClasses, workshops, and performances for grades 3-5

Next StageClasses, workshops, and performances for grades 6-8

Teen Conservatory | Courses and performances for students grades 9-12

San Ramon Classes | BACT classes offered through The City of San Ramon

Advanced Performers | BACT award-winning competition and touring performance program | Audition Only Admission

Our Academy program provides quality and focused theatre skill building curriculum for children from Kindergarten through High School.

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