As part of its commitment to the community, IRT provides continuing education opportunities for youth and adults. In Classes @ IRT professional artists and highly-trained staff provide a safe, supportive, and fun atmosphere that immerses students into the process of theatre. Explore, discover, and create with us each fall and spring. Learn more below about the classes program and our current offerings. 

About Classes at the IRT

  • All classes are held at Indiana Repertory Theatre. (140 W Washington Street)
  • Registration for classes closes at end of business on the Friday before the first session.
  • All registration fees must be paid prior to the start of the first class in a session.
  • $25 of your registration fee is a non-refundable deposit. Cancellations and refunds (minus deposit) may be requested up to 24 hours before the start of the first class in a session.
  • No refunds will be issued should a student choose not to complete a session after the start of classes.
  • IRT reserves the right to cancel any class. A complete refund will be made in the event of a cancellation.
  • IRT reserves the right to make changes in instructors, schedule, check-in or dismissal as deemed necessary by the IRT production schedule. Students and guardians will be notified of any changes.
  • IRT season ticket holders receive a 10% discount on tuition to any IRT Class! Register by phone at the number below to take advantage of this offer.

For questions, or to register by phone, contact Randy D. Pease at 317.916.4842.


Join IRT for Winter Classes! Whether you're looking to give performing a first shot, or brush up on your skills, you'll find a welcoming group ready to learn and grow together. Our instructors are prepared to meet the needs of each new group of students. Using a variety of methods, including theatre games, monologue work, and scene study, our classes will help you improve your practice no matter your experience level.

These classes meet on Monday evenings. See class details below for beginning and ending dates. Prices are for the full session. All classes meet weekly on the 3rd floor of the Indiana Repertory Theatre and are led by professional IRT artists.


IRT’s Youth Acting classes are designed for all skill levels. Instructors work with students to create activities that help every individual improve no matter where they begin!

AGES 4-7 | Mondays | February 5 thru March 12 | 5:15P - 6:30P | $115 | Registration open soon!

AGES 8-12 | Mondays | February 5 thru March 12 | 5:15P - 6:30P | $115 | Registration open soon!

AGES 13-17 | Mondays | February 5 thru March 12 | 6:30P – 8:00P | $135 | Registration open soon!


Mondays | February 26 thru March 19 | 6:30P - 8:30P | $135 | Registration open soon!

Join IRT Associate Artistic Director Ben Hanna and other IRT staff for this intensive, four-week Audition Workshop. From monologue selection to material preparation to the audition itself, this workshop will help you develop all the tools you need to land the role.

This workshop is designed for non-AEA actors ages 18 and over. Space is limited, but a waitlist will be made available. All participants who complete the workshop will be guaranteed a spot at IRT’s General Auditions in spring 2018.