Transforming lives through theatre education

Theatre Lab acting class under the lights

Learn from Washington’s most talented working theatre professionals

Co-founder Buzz Mauro is one of many Theatre Lab faculty that are very active in DC theatre.

See high-quality performances by youth and adults

Help make theatre arts available to everyone

Enjoy top-notch training in a friendly atmosphere

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MaryBeth Wise teaches Beginning Scene Study at The Theatre Lab
Late Fall Classes Begin Oct. 31

Another terrific selection of classes - from intro level to specialized techniques.

Winter Break Camp

Keep your child's creativity flowing through the holidays! December 22-23, 27-30

Join Us At The 2016 Cabaret Benefit

Great auction items, terrific food, show-stopping performances - all in one big night!

Your donation helps in so many ways

Scholarships for kids camps are just one way your donations help

The Theatre Lab depends on individual contributions, as well as corporate, foundation and government grants, for more than 47% of its operating expenses.


Our next anyone can act class is November 12, and December 3 will round out the year. Dates for 2017 will be finalized...

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Funded in part by the D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.