Tech Theatre

July 16 – 20, 2018

Tech Theatre Class is a week-long class which introduces young people to various aspects of technical theatre. Students receive an introductory survey course in the vocational skills necessary to become professional theatre technicians. Topics include: Costume, Lighting, Props, Scenic Building and Painting.

Tech Theatre Class (Grades 7-12)

Full day, one-week program

July 16 – 20, 2018
9:00 am – 4:15 pm daily
$300 General Tuition*
$275 Subscribers/Second Child Discount*

*Price includes a materials fee



Please note that space is limited to 20 participants per group in order to ensure maximum personal attention.

A 50% deposit is required at the time of registration to reserve a space, the rest of the balance is due 1 week prior to student’s first day of class. Tuition and deposit are non-refundable after the first two days of the workshop. For further information, please contact Bridget Cavaiola at [email protected] or (858) 550-1070 x101.

Please download and complete the following forms: [email protected] POLICIES AND RELEASE FORM. Completed forms should be returned to Julia Cuppy via email at [email protected] or mailed to La Jolla Playhouse Attn: Julia Cuppy, P.O. Box 12039, La Jolla, CA 92037. Your child cannot stay at La Jolla Playhouse without having submitted these forms.

Click Here for Parent Information and Frequently Asked Questions

Click Here for a Map of the Pick-Up/Drop-Off Locations

If you elected to pay the deposit only at this time, you will receive an invoice for the remaining balance, including any applicable discounts, due one week prior to the first day of the class.

A limited number of scholarships are available for students in need through The Jordan Ressler Endowment Fund and The Roberto Quiñones, Jr. Scholarship Fund. An additional limited number of scholarships are for students who have an immediate family member who is either serving in or a veteran of the US military through the David C. Copley Foundation. If you are interested in applying for either of these scholarship opportunities, please fill out the application HERE.


Parents and students of YPA & YPW are encouraged to meet at the Playhouse for an orientation prior to the beginning of each program. T-shirts and schedules of activities will be distributed to participants at this time.

Orientation for all [email protected] programs will be held on Saturday, June 16, 2018.

La Jolla Playhouse Education and Outreach programs are supported by corporate sponsors Qualcomm Foundation, US Bank, San Diego Gas & Electric, Bank of America, Cox Communications, Union Bank of California, ResMed Foundation, Allianz Global Investors, Macy’s Foundation, Morrison & Foerster Foundation, Neiman Marcus, Nordson Corporation Foundation and the Employees Community Fund of Boeing California. Foundation support provided by The William Hall Tippett and Ruth Rathell Tippett Foundation, Las Patronas, Sidney E. Frank Foundation, Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation, San Diego Scottish Rite Community Foundation, The Farrell Family Foundation, The Favrot Fund, The Crawford Smith Foundation, The Seth Sprague Educational and Charitable Foundation, Price Philanthropies, Samuel I. and John Henry Fox Foundation, The Sutherland Foundation, The Arthur and Jeanette Pratt Memorial Fund and La Jolla Kiwanis Foundation. Government support provided by the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, the County of San Diego, City of Chula Vista Performing and Visual Arts Grant and the City of Encinitas and Mizel Family Foundation Community Grant Program.

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