Depot Theatre Academy

The Depot Theatre Academy is an education and outreach program for artists ages 8 and older, led by theatre professionals from the only professional Equity theatre in the Adirondack Park.

“We believe that youth and families exposed to theatre and the arts are enriched in important ways that add value to their lives in the early stages of learning development as well as later in life.”

2024 Academy Programming

The Depot Theatre Academy education and outreach program has a NEW expanded curriculum for 2024!

This year, young artists ages 13 and older participate in the same process as professional artists, including competitive auditions and demanding rehearsals, culminating in performances of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE to open the season on the Depot Theatre’s main stage June 7-9.


Expanded programming for 2024 will include