Calling all actors and actresses...The Iowa Children's Museum is proud to offer Broadway Buddies! This four week program is perfect for any aspiring performer in 2nd through 6th grade. For two hours on Saturday mornings, learn to be a budding actor from our Theater Educator Extraordinaire, Brett. Broadway Buddies will cover a number of aspects of theater and the performing arts and will strive to develop self-esteem in all children through the power of play on stage! Each actor will have the chance to show off their skills at the conclusion of the program. 

$60 per child for one four-week session
Members receive a 10% discount

Pre-Registration is required.

Click HERE to Register Online Now!

Questions contact Aimee at or call 319-625-6255 x216.


Session 1 – Clowning Chaos
 (Registration Closed)

Saturday, September 7 - Saturday, September 28 from 9-11 AM

Honka! Honka! Time to "clown" around!  Join us for 4 weeks of nothing but fun.  Learn the basics of how to be a clown as well as the art of makeup and how to be a comedienne extraordinaire.  Come join us for this wacky world of fun. 


Session 2 – Vibrant Vocals

Saturday, October 5 - Saturday, October 26 from 9-11 AM 

La La La!  It's time to put those vocal chords to the test in this 4 week session concentrating on basic vocal technique.  Students will learn stage projection and the importance of voice in creating a character!  It's time to project your lungs out. 


Session 3 - Silly Scripts

Saturday, November 2 - Saturday, November 23 from 9-11 AM

Love to read?  Love acting?  This course is for you!  This 4 week session will help students develop crucial reading skills through an introduction to script reading, writing, and cold reading.  One special Saturday during this session will concentrate on Shakespeare for kids.  It's time to read, read, read!