Twelfth Night Summer Acting Class – STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS!

When: Monday – Friday, August, 2020
Where: West Seattle High School Auditorium
3000 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116.
Cost: No cost to attend!
To Apply: Please email with interest, including the student’s age. There are a limited number of available spots.
The classes will include lessons in Basic Acting, Improvisation, Comedy, Character Development, Movement, and Voice Production. Students will expand their confidence and creativity as well as their communication and collaboration skills. The sessions will be active and thought provoking, with an age appropriate focus on themes of personal empowerment and creative problem solving. We intend to laugh a lot and let our spirits soar!

Teacher Jane Ryan is a professional actor, director, and teaching artist with a lifelong love of sharing the magic of theatre with students of all ages. She co-founded one of the Northwest’s first Improv companies, and taught theatre classes for UW, SCT, and many of Seattle’s public and private schools. Recent directing credits include Twelfth Night, Becky’s New Car, and Picasso at the Lapin Agile for Twelfth Night Productions, Streetcar Named Desire for Second Story Rep, Pinocchio for Theater Schmeater, Arsenic and Old Lace, and Crimes of the Heart for Woodinville Rep, as well as numerous new plays for Infinity Box and the Seattle Fringe Festival. Some of her favorite acting roles include Ma Bailey, Mrs. Cratchit, and the Queen of Hearts! Jane is a proud member of Actors Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild.

Twelfth Night Scholar Award 2016-2019

Congratulations Kim Le and Kristina Heiden-Lundberg (Tris) for being our 2018/2019 scholars!  Thank you, for being shining stars in our community!


Jessie Dirks, 2016/2017

Sierra Stella, 2015-2016

Garth Ball, 2014-2015

Andrea Love, 2013-2014

Danny Cords, 2012-2013

Cammy Quaife, 2011-2012

Anna Rising, 2010-2011

Rachel Codd, 2009-2010