Participants in the Conservatory study advanced techniques in voice, musicianship, script and lyric interpretation, and dance. Each year, the Conservatory presents one musical and one play. A.C.T. Conservatory is open to students ages 14-18 and sessions begin in February and September, with participation by audition only. Rehearsals are two afternoons a week with additional rehearsals during Production Week, culminating in three performances plus one or two performances during a school day. This is a tuition-based program.