Welcome to Napa Valley College Department of Theater Arts. From an AA Degree in Theater (Performance and Technical Theater) and Musical Theater to individual acting and production classes, Theater Arts at Napa Valley College provides excellent instruction taught by industry professionals.
Theater Arts Faculty and Visiting Artists
Ian McIver (Instructor - Film)
Richard Rossi (Instructor - Theater)
- Danielle Cain (Instructor - Theater/Film)
Matt Cowell (Instructor - Technical Theater / Sound Technology)
- Jennifer King (Artistic Director / Instructor / Theater Department Coordinator)
- Reed Martin (Instructor - Film/Theater)
Jennifer Ruygt (Instructor - Technical Theater / Interim Technical Director)
Barbara Spear (Instructor - Film)
Adam Wadenius (Instructor - Film)
Performance (Acting) Associate Arts Degree
Technical Theater Associate Arts Degree
Musical Theater Associate Arts Degree
Introduction to Theater, Fundamentals of Acting, Culture & Gender in Theater, Technique of Acting, Technical Theater in Performance, Theater for Young Audiences Production, Stage Movement, Intermediate Acting, Survey & Appreciation of Film, Culture & Gender in Film, Comedy in Film, Horror Film, Film Noir.
Performing Arts Academy
Summer theater day camps for youth and teens. Dates TBA.
Shakespeare Napa Valley
Annual outdoor productions of Shakespeare's plays featuring students as well as local experienced and professional actors.
Substantially discounted Theater for Young Audiences periodically available for School field trips. Call the Box Office at 707-256-7500 for details.
Director: Jennifer King
Music Director: Dr. Eve-Anne Wilkes
Choreographer: Pam Rogers
All Auditioners are asked to prepare 16 measures of a song from a musical. (No songs from the show you are auditioning for, please.) Please bring sheet music in your key. Wear clothes you can move in and be prepared to learn a short dance.
For more information about our programs please e-mail Jennifer King at firstname.lastname@example.org.