In-Person Summer Courses

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to mandates in place for COVID-19, we will be running classes online in June, and will be running camps and classes in-person in July and August.

For more information on our response to COVID-19, please CLICK HERE.

How do I register for courses?

BY EMAIL: Doug Mertz, Director of Education & Outreach
BY MAIL: Complete the registration form and mail it to:

Citadel Theatre
9828 101A Avenue
Edmonton, AB
T5J 3C6


  • An excellent instructor-to-student ratio. Most children’s classes have a teacher and a teaching assistant.
  • Instruction from experienced theatre professionals and educators.
  • A structured and progressive curriculum.
  • Potential audition opportunities - Our students have appeared in many Citadel Mainstage productions including Matilda, Evangeline, Romeo & Juliet, The Three Musketeers, A Christmas Carol, Oliver!, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, and The Wizard of Oz.


  • Work as performers, directors, choreographers, teachers, and coaches in Edmonton and beyond.
  • Share a passion for arts education.
  • Are certified in First Aid.


  • Are everywhere!
  • Many of our former students can be found working as actors, directors, designers, stage managers, technicians, and teachers in Edmonton and beyond.


  • Sign up for two one-week camps at the same time (same child or different) and save 15% off both!
  • A ticket discount to all Citadel performances for Foote Theatre School students.
  • A Scholarship program. Click here for the application form.

Questions? We're here to help.

Diana Stevenson
Foote Theatre School Manager

Doug Mertz
Director of Education and Outreach