Afterschool & Vacation Programs

Teen playing Revolutionary-era musical instruments at the OSH afterschool program

OSH’s afterschool and vacation programs are both entertaining and educational, encouraging learning and self-expression through play. For more information, contact Maggie Weber, Director of Education, at 718.768.3195 or

Following are our programs for Spring and Summer 2016, which were presented in partnership with Piper Theatre. Registration for Summer 2017 begins in January.

Summer Program (2016)

A Piper summer at the Old Stone House & Washington Park gives children, ages 7 – 17 the chance to spend the month of July creating worlds of imagination and wonder. Under the guidance of John P. McEneny and Piper’s extraordinary teachers, students create full-scale productions, performed outdoors on our professional stage.

Each summer features past favorite and new workshops! Summer 2016 included Piper Theatre Workshop, two Musicals, Hands On Film, Costume Design Workshop, Technical Theater Workshop, Off The Page and the Starlings’ Actor’s Tool Kit Improv workshops, Puppetry and Drama. Get more information below. Registration for Summer 2017 will begin in January.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions: or 718-768-3195.

Limited financial aid is available for all workshops. Apply upon registration.

One-Week Workshops

July 5-8
July 11-15
July 18-22
July 25-29

FOR: Ages 7-11
Starlings Improv: The Actor’s Tool Kit

Two-Week Workshops

July 5-15
July 18-29

FOR: Ages 7-11
Starlings Drama + Puppetry Workshops

Four-Week Workshops

DATES: July 5-30

FOR: Rising 6-11 graders, ages 11-17
Piper Theatre Workshop

FOR: Rising 7-11 graders, ages 12-17
Musical Theater

FOR: Ages 15-17
Costume Design Workshop

12-Day Intensive Workshop


FOR: Ages 12-15
Technical Theater Intensive

Photo: Bob Levine.