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WLYT LogoThe Theatre Arts Education Program offers varying opportunities throughout the year for students to learn different aspects of theater in their own backyard. We are expanding this program every year, thanks to the energy and dedication of our students, parents, and staff. Please visit this page regularly for updates on upcoming events.


Theatre Lighting Design Workshop

Whitehall High School Auditorium

Saturday, April 13
Sunday, April 14
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

We are pleased to offer an introductory Theatre Lighting Operation/Design Workshop for local high school students. This workshop is FREE thanks to a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs. Students who take the class will get:

  • free training by an industry professional
  • learn basic board operation & intro to design
  • hands-on time on a new light board
  • training may lead to employment
  • additional training opportunity at The Playhouse

For questions or to register for this workshop, please call (231) 894-4048 or contact Bath Beaman, Managing Director of the Playhouse, via this website.

Questions? Concerns?

Do you have questions or concerns? If so, please contact the Managing Director of the Playhouse by phone at (231) 894-4048 or via the Contact Form on this website.

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