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EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school, housed in Willimantic’s historic Capitol Theater, enrolls students seeking intensive study in the performing arts. Students have daily access to creative experiences through a curriculum that integrates the performing arts with more traditional academic high school subjects. Highly qualified teaching artists and certified teachers work collaboratively to provide students with personalized educational experiences unlike any other public school in northeastern Connecticut.

EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school, housed in Willimantic’s historic Capitol Theater, enrolls students seeking intensive study in the performing arts. Students have daily access to creative experiences through a curriculum that integrates the performing arts with more traditional academic high school subjects. Areas of artistic study include: Acting/Vocal Performance, Audio/Video Production, Creative Writing, Theater Production (set design, lighting design and costuming) and Dance. Highly qualified teaching artists and certified teachers work collaboratively to provide students with personalized educational experiences unlike any other public school in northeastern Connecticut.

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  • ACT Performing Arts Magnet High School to Host Open House on December 11
    Prospective high school students and their families are invited to attend the Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) Performing Arts Magnet High School Open House on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Capitol Theater, 896 Main Street, Willimantic. The school is currently accepting applications for…
  • ACT Presents Funny Girl on December 5, 6 & 7
    Willimantic, CT - The public is invited to attend Funny Girl, a family-friendly musical performed by students at EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school. Performances are scheduled on Thurs., Fri. and Sat., Dec. 5, 6, and 7, 2019, at 7 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee on…
  • ACT Showcase 2019 at the Capitol Theater November 14
    EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) will present Showcase 2019 on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at 7 p.m., on the Capitol Theater’s main stage, 896 Main St., Willimantic. This family-friendly performance is open to the public. ACT’s annual Showcase provides families, friends and the community an opportunity to see…
  • ACT EASTCONN Transportation Regional Stops
    Bus Routes 2019-2020 Click here for a printable PDF of the bus schedule Colchester/Lebanon 7:20AM Colchester Town Hall 127 Norwich Ave, Colchester. -PM drop off time 4:15PM (Friday 1:55 pm)7:35AM Lebanon Commuter Lot, 862 Trumbull Highway, Lebanon. -PM Drop off time 4PM (Friday 1:40 pm) Southington/Manchester/Bolton 6:30AM Southington High School,…
  • EASTCONN’s Dan Boisvert Is Honored by State DMV
    EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater teacher, Dan Boisvert, whose audio/video high school students have competed in the state Department of Motor Vehicles’ annual Teen Safe Driving video contest since it began in 2008, was honored by DMV staff at the recent annual video awards celebration.
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Arts at the Capitol Theater
896 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226
Phone: 860-465-5636
Fax: 860-465-8115