Youth Classes

Education is a core aspect of Cleveland Public Theatre’s mission. We believe art can change lives and that everyone is an artist. Throughout our history, we have offered unique education programs that celebrate the artist within all of us. 


Cleveland Act Now (CAN)

CMHA CAN takes place in partnership with Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA). CAN Academy is a free theatre training program on-site at Cleveland Public Theatre.

CMHA CAN

Applications coming soon!

CAN Academy


Student Theatre Enrichment Program (STEP)


*For information about The Y-Haven Theatre Project, Please contact Raymond Bobgan, Executive Artistic Director at 216.631.2727 ext. 202 or rbobgan@cptonline.org.

You can also sign up for our e-newsletter to receive important information directly to your inbox. For information about the Student Theatre Enrichment Program please contact Nicole Sumlin, Education Director at 216.631.2727 ext. 203 or nsumlin@cptonline.org.