Yes! And...

Yes! And... Collaborative Arts Studio

StudioStudio Classes

Discover your own creative voice and the power of imagination as you explore the possibilities of creating through collaboration and refine your skills in an affirming, non-competitive space. Of course, you will also be having so much fun, you won't remember you're learning!

Spring classes

General info - important!

  • 12 weeks of classes. Classes begin the week of September 21 and go through the week of December 18. We will have off Thanksgiving (Week of November 23).
  • Classes are held at the Germantown Mennonite Church at 21 W. Washington Ln. in Germantown (Visit Google map.)
  • Studio rates are competitive and we also offer scholarships if needed.
  • Grades and ages are approximate. Please talk to a staff member to see what classes are right for your child's developmental stage.
  • Classes are just $12 a session and last 1 hour. Please arrive early so your child can have the full hour of instruction
  • Parents are welcome to either drop off their child, or sit in our office during the session. We have wi-fi!

To register for a class, just fill out the info at the bottom of the page!

Classes

Yes! And... Choir
Grades: Multi-aged

Still singing your favorite songs from Winter Sort of Thing or camp? Then join the Yes! And... Choir! Learn original Yes! And... songs and more as we prepare for an end of session performance and performances at the Yes! And... Auction for Collaborative Arts as well as area nursing homes.
Artist teachers: Sarah Manzo, & TBA

Tuesdays, 4:45pm-5:45pm - $144

Planes, Trains and Things that Move!
Grades: K-4

Movement/Storytelling class: Join us as we create new stories using our bodies! Taking inspiration from thinsg that GO we will explore and create stories of a world on the move!
Artist teachers: Lindsey Jaynes, & TBA

Wednesdays, 4:45pm-5:45pm - $144

I'm the Main Character in My Own Story
Grades: 5-8

Taking inspiration from their own life, students will craft short pieces and learn how to tell them through monologues and dramatic interpretation.
Artist teachers: Michael Brix & Kathleen Haas

Thursdays, 4:45pm-5:45pm - $144

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Artist Teachers

Kathleen Haas is a theatre educator, actor and director in the Philadelphia area. She is a Summer Program Director at Camp and we are so excited to have her with us, when she's not at her day job as Theatre Teacher at Marianna Bracetti Academy.

Natalie Cisternas Hann is an actor, singer, choreographer, and director who lives in Bala Cynwyd. Originally from New Jersey, she holds a bachelor's degree in musical theatre and has been an artist-teacher with Yes! And... Collaborative Arts for 7 years.

Kaylee Goodwin is an actor, dancer, and choreographer who dances with the MM2 modern dance company in Philadelphia. She was most recently seen on stage with our Winter Sort of Thing and she hails from Maine.

Michael Brix is an actor, director and acting teacher in the Philadelphia area. He founded Yes! And...'s SHADOW Company and taught theatre at Eastern University.

Heather McBride is an actor, writer, and a summer program director with Yes! And... Camp. She taught our Studio class for K-4 last Spring and has been on stage with our Winter Sort of Thing.

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Studio classes in the community

At times, our Studio classes have performed at different places in the community. Please contact us to have Studio come to you!