Acting Classes

CATCO is Kids

Acting classes for children ages 8-18

2015-2016 schedule/registration form now available!

Occurring throughout the year for a wide variety of interests and skill levels at the Columbus Performing Arts Center. Register now, class sizes are limited.

For detailed class information and the registration form, click here.

Questions? Call 614-453-4601.


ADULT Acting Class

To register, fill out the registration form, or call 614-469-0939.

When: October 2015-May 2016 (first Monday of every month from 7-9 pm)
Where: Vern Riffe Center - Studio Three Theatre
Instructor: CATCO Associate Producing Director Joe Bishara

Class Dates:

Fee: $30 per session or $200 for all 8 sessions

Students will learn acting skills specifically in order to perform monologues, scene-work and cold-readings fully and spontaneously. Great attention will be paid to making your whole acting package professional, positive and effective. At the end of the course we will run a mock-audition session with experienced panelists who will provide critical feedback and professional development.

To register, call 614-469-0939, or download the registration form and return to CATCO, 39 E. State St., Columbus, OH 43215.

Questions? Email Joe Bishara at