Classes not provided through our online system:

Improv for Young People with Allen Schmeltz

Instructor: Allen Schmeltz

Ages: 11-18
When: Fridays from 4:00pm-5:45pm
Tuition: $70 a month
Limit of 15 students in each class
In the Improv class, students practice the skills of acting and improvisation through theatre games and exercises all while having fun in a safe, learning environment. The class is ongoing, and students may join at any time!

For available class information or if you have any questions, please call Allen at (916) 802-2249 or email For more information, visit Allen’s website at


Private Acting Lessons with Allen Schmeltz


Various times available

Instructor: Allen Schmeltz

Age: All ages
Tuition: $40 for a 30 minute lesson

Do you have a theatre or college audition coming up? Get professional coaching from Allen Schmeltz to get an edge on those auditions! Audition coaching is $80 for a one-hour session. Video recording of your audition is also available at an additional cost.

For questions or to sign up call Allen at (916) 802-2249 or email 


Meet Allen Schmeltz

Allen Schmeltz is currently an artistic associate, director and teacher at Sutter Street Theatre in Folsom.  He has been with this theatre for 17 years and previously was the founder and artistic director of Garbeau’s Acorn & Oak Theatre.  He has directed over 80 productions and has been teaching for over 20 years including an ongoing Improv workshop.  His productions have received numerous awards and critical acclaim.