The Z’s Creative Classroom

The Zeiterion’s Creative Classroom offers classes in the performing arts to learners of all ages and abilities in a variety of mediums. Classes take place in the Penler Lounge which is adjacent to the theater and are led by local teachers, performers and artists. The Creative Classroom offers a safe and inviting space in which all members of the community are able to explore their curiosity and interest in the arts.

Sign up for your next Creative Classroom course! 

Have Questions?
Please contact
or The Z’s Box Office at (508) 994-2900

Attendance Policy: Because group classes have multiple attendees, make-ups are not available. Refunds are not available for sessions you are unable to attend.

Classes that fail to meet the minimum number
of required participants will not run.


Haitian Dance and Discussion Workshop

SUNDAY, May 20
10 – 11 am
Instructor: Jean Appolon
Suggested Ages: All Ages
Cost: Pay what you can!*


Join us for a dance and discussion workshop featuring Jean Appolon, co-founder and Artistic Director of Jean Appolon Expressions dance company. The workshop will include a 30-minute master class in Haitian folkloric dance and will conclude with a conversation on the immigrant experience and one’s sense of home and belonging. Appolon will share his personal story of immigration from Haiti, while encouraging others to do the same. All ages, no experience necessary.

*Register for free online, and pay whatever you choose on the day of the workshop.


Lights Up! Musical Theatre Summer Camp

August 9 – 10
9 am – 3 pm (Extended care available)
Performance: August 10, 7 pm
Suggested Ages: Students entering Grades 4th – 9th
Cost: $275 (Scholarships available)


Lights Up! is The Z’s new musical theatre camp where every student shines as they learn, play, and perform a musical production in just one week! During their experience, campers sing, dance, act, rehearse, participate in workshops and explore their creativity as they work with professional actors from Chicago. No experience necessary!