WCSPA is an award winning, nationally recognized program, specializing in all aspects of theatre performance and production. Classes involve a daily, two-hour, in depth study program set in a professional working environment. All classes are offered as a part of regular high school curriculum and are open to students from three WCS high schools as well as a school of choice for students outside of the district. From dance, design, and dramatic criticism to stage combat, Shakespeare and sound effects, students receive a complete theatre experience. In addition to daily classes with the assigned teaching staff, students are also exposed to visiting professionals, guest faculty, university workshops, field trips, theatre organizations and scholarship opportunities/

Working together, students and staff produce four major productions each year. Each are performed in the district's 800 seat Performing Arts Center. In addition to the four major plays and musical performances, students also experiment with smaller production and original pieces in our 100 seat studio space.

There are limited amount of new openings each year. Admission is based on an application and an audition in the spring of the year prior to admittance. Admissions information and applications will be available at middle school counseling centers in early March. WCSPA is also a school-of-choice option for students living outside of the District.

For additional audition information including applications and our brochure, click on our 'Admissions' link

WCSPA Office @ (586) 825-2525.