Dare to Dream. . .


Radio Film 

A Radio Production
October 29, 30, 31, November 14
Available 7-9 pm each night

A Radio Production
Streams December 18 - Jan 4
Available on Youtube at your convenience




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2020-21 Season!

Dare to Dream

About The Academy

Educating. Guiding. Inspiring.

Directed by Thomas Q. Fulton, The Academy is a college preparatory Excel TECC program for high school juniors and seniors from eleven area high schools districts: Solon, Aurora, West Geauga, Orange, Beachwood, Mayfield, Brush, Richmond Heights and Chagrin Falls High Schools. Most recently, Willoughby South and Eastlake North were added to the program.


An accredited, half-day performing arts program. We offer both an acting/performance track and a technical theatre/design track.

Uma Singh (Alum,2017) as
ALDONZA in the Academy
production of MAN OF LA MANCHA - 
October - 2016

"Theatre changes hearts.  That secret place where we all truly live"

  Terrance McNally - American Playwright, librettist and screenwriter -              

Questions for Artistic Director, Tom Fulton:  tom.fulton@chagrinschools.org

 For Administrative Director Ben Needham: ben.needham@chagrinschools.org

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400 E Washington St, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022, USA