Adult Classes

´╗┐Bay Street Theater is committed to helping the community learn about theater in a variety of ways. You can contact our Education department by email at or by phone at 631-725-0818 ext. 213

The following protocols* will be in place for the safety of all staff, workshop attendees, and visitors:

  • Face coverings are required upon entry to the theater.

  • Please bring proof of vaccination on the first day of camp.

  • Routine cleaning and disinfecting will be conducted, especially of all performance props and shared spaces.

*Protocols will be adjusted to reflect most current NYS and CDC guidance for outdoor camps. For the latest information, please call 631 725 0818.

If a workshop is canceled due to lack of participants, registrants will be notified and reimbursed prior to the start date of each camp. If a registration is canceled for a workshop that is confirmed to occur, no refunds will be offered. Registrants will receive notification that all payments are non-refundable at time of purchase.

For any questions, or further information about our camp offerings, contact Director of Education & Community Outreach, Allen O’Reilly, at


Upcoming Adult Classes Shows & Events

Ballroom Dancing Lessons with Touch Dancing
Category: Adult Classes February 1 through March 22

Under the guidance of Touch Dancing, Artistic Director Alphonso Triggiani, and his associates, participants will learn “real dancing for real people” and will focus on aspects of “social dancing” as opposed to competitive ballroom dancing.

Everybody Can Act! with Allen O'Reilly
Category: Adult Classes February 3 through March 24

Join Bay Street’s Director of Education and Community Outreach Allen O’Reilly in this community-based offering where participants will learn the basics of theater and acting technique, through games, short scenes, and improvisation.

Group Singing Workshop with Amanda Jones
Category: Adult Classes March 7 through March 30

Group Singing Workshop is designed for experienced as well as new singers. It will focus on group songs from musical theater as well as popular songs from contemporary music.

ONLINE: Rediscovering 19th Century Female Voices—Online Workshop with Divaria Opera
Category: Adult Classes March 16 through March 30

Ashley Galvani Bell and Anton Armendariz Diaz lead a three-part workshop focusing on the history of female voices in 19th century opera.

Bay Street Student Academy—Leading The Show: A Character Study Workshop
Category: Education January 31 at 3:00pm

Leading The Show: A Character Study Workshop is an opportunity for kids ages 12 to 18 to learn from theater professionals about the work that goes into playing a leading role on the stage.

Acting The Song Master Class with Emily Koch
Category: Education February 16 at 3:00pm

Broadway star Emily Koch will work with kids ages 12 to 18 on their choice of 32 bars from any song of their choosing.

My Life: The Musical, Vacation Camp!
Category: Education February 21 through February 25

This coming February, students ages 7-13 will work together with a teaching artist and create a musical based on their own life stories!

Master Class in Dance with Morgan Harrison
Category: Education March 5 at 12:00pm

Broadway star Morgan Harrison will work with students 12 to 18 to learn a dance combination featuring Original Broadway Choreography from "Mean Girls."

The Riotous Youth! A Shakespearean Comedy Theater Camp!
Category: Education April 18 through April 22

Students ages 7 to 13 will work together to rehearse and present an abbreviated adaptation of a Shakespearean comedy!

My Favorite Tales!
Category: Education July 5 through July 9

Students will learn the basic theatre principles of focus, concentration and working with a partner.

My Life: The Musical!
Category: Education July 5 through August 8

In this camp, students in groups ages 7 to 9 and 9 to 12 will work together with a teaching artist to create and perform their very own musical! In addition to developing ideas for an original script, students will learn standard songs and choreography that culminate in a presentation on the last day of camp for family and friends.

Improv Squad!
Category: Education July 11 through July 22

Do you like Improv games? In this new camp, learn about what makes these Improv games so fun and how the world of Improv relates to the world of Theater!

Greek Mythology: Mixed up Myths!
Category: Education July 18 through July 22

Have you ever wondered what would happen if Aphrodite, the goddess of love, and Poseidon, the god of the sea, teamed up to pull a prank on Zeus, the king of all Greek gods?

Sing! Sing a Song!
Category: Education July 25 through July 29

Inspired by the ever-popular My Life: The Musical camps, this new offering will provide lower elementary students the opportunity to learn the basics of musical theater!

Shakespeare Mini-Mainstage
Category: Education August 15 through August 19

In this performance class, participants will rehearse and perform an abbreviated version of a Shakespeare play!