Adult Education

Adult Education

Signature Theatre’s Education Department provides ample opportunity for adults. Whether it be a backstage look at the creation of one of Signature’s critically-acclaimed productions or one of our always-popular training programs, there is something for everyone.

Inside Signature

On the first Thursday of the month, join us for a free casual glimpse into the lives and creations of Signature’s artists and staff in the Mead Lobby at Signature Theatre. Artists are subject to change.

February 1, Kathleen Akerley

Signature newcomer and director of 4,380 Nights, Kathleen Akerley, sits down with Education Director David Zobell to discuss the riveting world premiere play by Annalisa Dias, as well as her career and her work as the Artistic Director of Longacre Lea.

February 1, 1PM
The Mead Lobby
FREE, No Reservation Required

March 1, Robbie Schaefer

With his disarming charm and humor, folk/rock/indie band Eddie From Ohio’s Robbie Schaefer talks about the process behind writing a world premiere musical based on his life, Light Years. Learn about Robbie’s background, his musical career, and what made him decide to craft his musical portrait.

March 1, 1PM
The Mead Lobby
FREE, No Reservation Required

April 5, The 18/19 Season with Maggie Boland

Get a special look at the upcoming 2018/19 season with Signature’s Managing Director Maggie Boland. Maggie speaks as to why the upcoming season excites her and explains the intricate process behind selecting the shows to make a Signature season.

April 5, 1PM
The Mead Lobby
FREE, No Reservation Required


Signature Seminar

Ripped from the Headlines: From Sensationalism to The Scottsboro Boys

No other crime in American history—let alone a crime that never occurred—gripped the nation like the Scottsboro Boys’ story. In this intimate five-part seminar, go behind-the-scenes to discover the true story that inspired the musical. Separate the facts from fiction, examine the media’s role, hear director Joe Calarco’s vision, and watch history come to life at the final Dress Rehearsal.

Register early as space is limited.

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Private Monologue Coaching

Prepare for your next audition with a series of three 60-minute sessions with a member of Signature’s Education Department. Click the link for more information.

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