Youth Eco Theater
This program empowers kids ages 8 - 18 to create their own stories & characters exploring pressing issues of environmental stewardship & sustainability.
10% of All Revenue is Donated to
Join us in creating a complete production start to finish! Participants will explore script & character development, costume & set design, make-up, acting, song & dance!
Tuition & Scholarships
Every Full Tuition Student Supports our Scholarship Fund!
Early Bird [until 6/1/22]: $320 / student ($40 / class)
*Price Discounts for Registering Multiple Students*
After 6/1/22: $360 / student ($45 / class)
Drop-Ins Welcome up through Week 4: $45 per class
Payment Plans may be taken advantage of by anyone, regardless of financial need. This option is available to families who prefer to split their balance into two or three installments; full payment must be made before final performance. To arrange a payment plan, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Scholarships will be granted on a case by case basis to those families who demonstrate a strong financial need, and who would be otherwise unable to participate in our classes. All families, with exceptions granted only in the most extreme cases, will be required to pay a minimum of 30% of tuition costs. Because of budget limitations, we are generally only able to cover one student in each eligible family. If you would like to apply for a scholarship award, simply email us at email@example.com
BODY: 333 W. Cordova Rd., Santa Fe, NM
Attendance / Cancellation Policy
If you have to drop out of the program, you may substitute another person in your place. Refunds will also be dispersed on a case by case basis as needed.
June 5: Class Culture &
Chemistry, Investigation of Ecological Concerns, Story Development
(Creation by Consensus,
Week 4 & 5
June 26 & July 3: Character & Script Work, Gathering
Inspiration for Costumes, Sets,
Props, Music & Dance
June 12: Character Dev. &
Inspiration for Props, Sets,
Music & Dance
Week 6 & 7
July 10 & 17: Rehearsals, Costume,
Prop & Set Creation, Music Production
June 19: Script & Dialogue
as a Tool for Story Elaboration
July 24: Final Performance!
Professional producers, film-makers, educators, therapists, actors, artists & dancers. We have AHA First Aid Certified staff on premises during program.
Program Director: Michael Meade
Michael earned his Bachelor's Degree in Sustainability in 2010 & since then has worked in the fields of environmental education with youth of all ages, directing school garden programs, farm camps, permaculture workshops & stewardship campaigns. With All Aboard Earth, Michael has directed several educational film productions. He has taught in public & private schools as well as InterAct Theater School in Santa Barbara.
Emotional Intelligence & Expression: Carolina Grace
Carolina recently relocated from the Bay Area, loves Santa Fe & New Mexico and is grateful and honored to be working with All Aboard Earth as a Therapeutically Inspired Teacher for the youth. She is passionate about empowering children through emotional expression, communication, embodiment, presence, building empathy, self-love and positive psychology to empower the voice and the soul-full artist within each child. She is excited to remind each child of the power they uniquely have by simply being themselves, celebrating and championing differences and working together to build a better world, which they are an empowered to be a part of creating. Her work is inspired by & in devotion to the vision of conscious stewardship of our Mother Earth.
Music & Song Development: Jillian Grace
Prop, Set Make-Up & Costume Design: Jonathan Meade
Stage Presence & Rhythm Master: Jordan Ramos
Make-Up & Costume Design: Dani Chacon
Performance Coach & Costume Design: Chance Kaleolani
Props, Sets, Costume Design & Administration: Kyla Hoffbauer
Kyla brings 15+ years of experience with events logistics & international non-profit administration and operations to the table. She develops efficient and effective systems of organization that align with her values of sustainability and education. She also offers her highly developed communication and interpersonal skills, deep empathic listening, and the ability to accomplish goals by turning ideas into reality with artistry and exquisite execution. She is delighted to work with All Aboard Earth.