Performance Block

2024-2025 class lineup will be available mid-July


2nd - 5th Grade: 2 Pre-Requisites

One-Act Performance Block: The Real Deal

MUST take any GRCT CORE Acting Class (22/23 OR 23/24), PLUS one other choice from below:

1 Year of Summer Camp (2023)

Any GRCT CORE Musical Theatre Class (22/23 OR 23/24)

Any GRCT Elective Class (22/23 OR 23/24)

Guided by a professional director, students learn a short play (15 minutes) to be performed on Civic’s Meijer Majestic Stage for a paying audience as part of the Performance Block Showcase! The Real Deal is a modern retelling of Margery Williams’ The Velveteen Rabbit and showcases the transformational power of love. This class is the perfect way for your child to experience the excitement of performing for a large audience in a warm, nurturing environment. Everyone who registers will be cast — don’t miss your chance to be part of this exciting opportunity!

*Absences from Technical Rehearsals and Performances will not be allowed.  Absences from Staging Rehearsals are highly discouraged and may have an impact on a student’s participation in the program.

Registration can not be done online. Please contact the office to register for Performance Block classes at 616-222-6650.

Registration deadline for the Performance Block is Thursday, February 1st. Sorry, NO REFUNDS will be given after the registration deadline.

2023-24 School Terms:

October 7 – November 21

January 6 – February 15

April 13 – May 23

February 17 - March 24

If you have questions, please call the Education Office at 616-222-6650