The mission of Lexington Children’s Theatre’s Education Department is to provide students of all ages with the means to actively explore the beauty, diversity, complexity and challenges of the world around them through the dramatic process. We strive for our students to develop their own unique creative voice, their imagination, and their understanding of drama and its role in society.

Classes and Workshops: Learn more about all of the fun and fantastic classes we offer for ages 4 and up!

Theatre School FAQ: Do you have questions about how to get involved in classes here at LCT, how to cancel a class registration, or where to park when you arrive? Click here to learn more.

Financial Aid: All young people have the right to learn through art. Learn more about LCT’s Financial Aid program and how to apply!
Teen Companies: Did you know we offer opportunities for teens through our Companies program? Learn more about these yearlong theatre intensives here!

Meet our Teaching Artists

Jeremy cherishes the opportunity to create and use his imagination to make art every day. He is celebrating his 15th year at Lexington Children’s Theatre. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa and his M.F.A. in Drama and Theatre for a Youth from the University of Texas at Austin. He hopes to see you at the theatre often!

Rhonda, a Nashville native, is excited to join the LCT team as an education intern. She holds an MA in Theatre from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa and a BA from Berea College. Although she is a stage manager by trade, Rhonda enjoys teaching and spending time with kids.

Sherre is excited to join the LCT Family! She has her BFA from Utah State University. She is excited to learn all the lessons this company has and looks forward to this next adventure. 

Zachary Fryman is from Dry Ridge, KY. He is attending Morehead State University gaining a BA in Theatre Education. During his education, he directed The Giver, choreographed President’s Gala, and assistant directed See How They Run. He is excited to be back at LCT as a summer education intern.

Cassady, a recent graduate of the University of Kentucky with a BA in Theatre, could not be more excited to join Lexington Children’s Theatre this year! She first walked through LCT’s doors in 2004 and is thankful to have the opportunity to continue learning with this amazing organization.

Sims is a recent graduate from Clemson University with her BA in Production Studies in Performing Arts (Emphasis: Theatre). She has been involved on and offstage with The Warehouse Theatre, Centre Stage, Upstate Shakespeare Festival, and South Carolina Children’s Theatre – all in her hometown of Greenville, South Carolina.

Sarah is elated to be joining Lexington Children’s Theatre this summer. She has her BA in Theatre from Georgia College and State University. Sarah also works as a Guest Experience ambassador at the Fox Theatre.

Originally from Northwest Arkansas, this is Megan’s first summer as an education intern for Lexington Children’s Theater. In December, she will graduate with a degree in theatre education from Lee University. Megan hopes to pursue her passion for theatre as a teaching artist or theatre administrator when she graduates.

Hannah Land is over the moon to be spending her summer with Lexington Children’s Theatre as an education intern! She just completed her sophomore year studying Stage Management at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. 

Phylisha is excited to intern with LCT this summer. She is entering her senior year at Winthrop University and is pursuing a BA in Theatre Design/Technology and Education. Phylisha is also a recipient of the Blair Beasley Directing Award at Winthrop.

Laina is ecstatic to be working with Lexington Children’s Theatre. She recently graduated from Lynchburg College with a BA in Theatre Performance and minor in secondary education. She has extensive experience directing at the collegiate, high school, and middle school level. She recently worked with Phamaly Theatre Company in Colorado.

Devyn is so excited to be a part of Lexington Children’s Theatre’s summer internship program. She was born and raised in Westminster, Colorado, and is working on a bachelor’s degree in Acting and Theatre Education from the University of Northern Colorado. Some of her favorite things are comedy, dancing, and lots of ice cream!