Acting Classes in Wilmington with the Performance Club!

Young Professionals


This class provides a great alternative for students unable to make the commitment to a production but allows them to purely "play and practice"...a different class every week! This class is also  suited for young actors who have an Agent or seeking representation.  One of the best acting classes in Wilmington for Ages 9-Teen. Scene Study, Monologues, Improv, On-Camera and Audition Technique.  Meets on Wednesdays, 4:45pm-6pm at the Studio Collective. Space is limited  STARTS this WINTER 2019 .  SPECIAL OFFER $95 for 8 sessions - on PAYPAL.  Otherwise $20/session. For Reg form, Email


Children's Theater in the Park

Children's Theater in the Park, Wrightsville Beach, Performance Club Kids

No audition necessary, every performer gets a part! Weekly acting classes in Wilmington for grades K-8th! Performance Club teaches all aspects of performance in a positive and fun atmosphere. We meet every Thursday at the Wrightsville Beach Parks & Recreation.  We showcase our talents at the end of the 8-10 week session on the Wrightsville Beach Park Stage for family and friends!   Current program started January 17th that will have a final FREE performance on April 11th!  OUR NEXT PROGRAM -  "Legends" starts April 25th where we showcase music from legendary artists like Queen, Elton John, Michael Jackson, Cher, Aretha Franklin, David Bowie, Whitney Houston and more!

Peter Pan 2019

Elf Patrol

Elf Patrol, Wrightsville Beach Tree Lighting Ceremony, Performance Club Kids

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!  The Performance Club's Elf Patrol needs singers who love to perform holiday songs for Santa's Arrival at the Wrightsville Beach Tree Lighting Ceremony and other festive events at the Surf City Soundside Park!  

We are excited about partnering with the Opera House Theater Company for their CHRISTMAS CABARET 2019! 

Two locations: Wrightsville Beach Parks & Rec AND Surf City Parks & Recreation. Ages K-5th grade! Program meets for only 5 -8 sessions starting the first week of November concluding on our final performances in December! Festive holiday accessories like a scarf and hat are included in this program!

St. Marks Catholic School

SMCS Drama Department, Spring Musical, Performance Club Kids, Children's Theater

The Performance Club has offered acting classes, after school programs and produced the school's spring musical for the past five years.  Past shows include Shrek, Beauty & the Beast, Singin in the Rain and Seussical!  Currently rehearsing for ALICE IN WONDERLAND, show dates March 30-31!  Contact LJ Woodard at: if you want Performance Club at your school!

Performance Club at Surf City

Surf City Performance Club, Children's Theater in the Park, Thriller

New to our after school line up of programs is the Performance Club at SURF CITY every Tuesdays for ages K-2nd and 3rd-Middle School.  Similar to our program at Wrightsville Beach but our final showcases are located at the Soundside Park, right at the entrance of Surf City across the draw bridge!

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Special Events


Not only do we provide youth acting classes in Wilmington...We love an opportunity to perform!  From Fall Festivals, PTA Meetings, Fundraisers, Award Shows, Parades, or the Azalea Festival. The Performance Club can be there!  Contact LJ Woodard at:

Mini Winter Session


December 3 - 20th (three days/week)

Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays

Final Showcase December 20th @5:30pm

Seeking Junior Assistants to assist with the younger cast in our acting classes and play the roles of Grace, Oliver and Miss Hannigan! EMAIL:





Wrightsville Beach Parks & Recreation