Seriously Funny!


We’re so excited to team up with Creative Arts Studio for our upcoming January workshop!  Here’s all the info!

Seriously Funny! (ages 6-9)
Dates: Sunday January 15th, 22nd and 29th
Time: 11am-1pm
Cost: $90
Location: 310 Atlantic Ave, BK, NY
Description:  This workshop will get students laughing and learning! Using ice breakers, group building exercises and improv games, students will learn the basics of comedic acting and performance. There will be stories, character building activities and crafting time. Each week we will cover a different theme inspired by the history of comedy and students will build props, costumes and explore famous funny people in preparation for a seriously funny final show!

Email to reserve a spot!

Fall Workshops Are Here!


We’re really excited to announce our fall workshops! Registration is now open!

First Class: Monday, Sept. 12th (No Class Oct. 10th)
Last Class: Monday, Nov. 21st
Times: 2:40pm-5pm
Where: Brooklyn Brainery (190 Underhill Ave, BK, NY)
Price: $500
Ages: 8-12
Description: In this 10 week after school workshop, kids will learn how to shape a scene and short story as well as work on building and creating costume pieces and props based on a  different theme each week.
PS 9 pick up available

First Class: Wednesday Sept. 14th 
Last Class:
Wednesday, Oct. 12th
Planet Cute (704 Washington Ave)
Description: In this 5 week after school workshop, kids will explore Prospect Park to play fun ice breakers, theater games and group building exercises to get away from screens and help them engage with the outdoors.  There will be lots of stories, running and playing!  (dropoff/pick up will be at Planet Cute in Prospect Heights).
PS 9 pick up available

TO RESERVE A SPOT: email! Happy Summer!


1006098_703861156319268_1156717609585777269_nAppleburne Workshops will be offering 3 after school workshops this Fall starting in September 2016!

These workshops will be held in Prospect Heights, BK and will focus on creative writing, theatrical and movement based performance and original story building.

Fall workshops will begin September 7th and run through Nov. 16th.  Enrollment will begin July 15th at 7:30am.

Stay tuned for more info!

Appleburne’s April Workshop


Appleburne is excited to start a 6 week workshop at our new location, Tykes in the Heights.  Here’s all the info!

Title: Intro to Theater Games
Starts: Tuesday, April 5th at 2:40pm-5pm (skipping April 26th)
Ends: Tuesday, May 17th
Price: $250
Description:  In this 6 week class, students will learn the basics of improvisational acting and role play.  This class will be a fun way for students to explore acting through creative theater games and costume play without the pressures of a final performance.  There will also be fun warm ups, movement exercises and stories!
Location: Tykes in the Heights (663 Vanderbilt Ave)
P.S. 9 Pickup is available

Email to reserve a spot!

New Workshops Starting in 2015!


Starting January 2015, Appleburne has new workshops kicking off!  Interested in checking out Appleburne, sign up for one of our after school program in the new year!

TITLE: Games & Stories (K-2nd Grade)
DATE: Monday, 2:40-5pm
FIRST SESSION: Monday, January 26th (No Class Feb. 16th)
LAST SESSION: Monday, March 23rd
WHERE: Color BKLYN (760 Washington Ave.)
PRICE: $300 for 8-week class
DESCRIPTION:  In this 8 week class students will generate ideas through theater games, movement play and writing exercises. Students will keep a journal of ideas and daily stories.  The workshop will culminate with a final story that the students will have created using their ideas throughout the course of the workshop.
NOTE: P.S.9 Pickup is available


TITLE: Improv and Storytelling (3rd-5th Grade)
DATE: Wednesdays, 2:40- 5pm
FIRST SESSION: Wednesday, January 14th (No Class Feb. 18th)
LAST SESSION: Wednesday, March 11th
WHERE: Color BKLYN (760 Washington Ave.)
PRICE: $300 for 8-week class
DESCRIPTION: Intro to Improv and Storytelling will teach students the basics of improv and good story through theater games, ice breakers, basic acting techniques and movement exercises. We will learn what makes a good scene and story and focus on developing characters. Students will improvise every week and learn new acting techniques.
NOTE: P.S.9 Pickup is available

If you’re interested in signing up or learning more, please email us at appleburne [at] gmail [dot] com!