Classes & Programs


Classes & Programs

JDS Creative Academy is for anyone who seeks education, training and knowledge in the arts.

These classes definitely offer a unique experience here in our region. Our classes include Scriptwriting, Fashion Design,  Backstage ProductionMusical Theatre and Youth, Teen, and Adult Acting Classes. Classes this fall will also include the our Haunted Studio production class called Design, Build, Haunt, where students learn to design and build a haunted house from the ground up. It is SPOOKY fun!

We have structured certain classes to meet the 4th – 12th grade California Educational Code for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) and PE – Stage Combat & Movement and Musical Theater. Other classes and workshops are designed to teach specific industry needs, or are geared to provide apprenticeships. But most of our classes can be taken just for fun too!

JDSCA Yearly registration fee is $48.00. This will secure your spot in any JDSCA Class. You can pay this online or in person. All other class fees will be collected in the Studio. JDS Creative Academy is a Nonprofit 501(c)3 and your yearly registration is tax deductible.

We have scholarships available to help offset monthly class fees for Musical Theater, Script Writing, and Design & Backstage Production classes. Everyone should apply!

 Submit the form below or call TODAY to reserve your spot!




There is a yearly registration fee of $48.00 due in August and for new enrollment. Each class and workshop has specific commitment and cost requirements. If you have voucher dollars through your charter school contact our office to discuss enrollment setup.

We will be expanding the academy with new classes each semester.

K-12 Training Academy Specializing in Acting and Performing in Riverside County

A pathway into arts and music careers builds confidence for students young and old. JDS Creative Academy is the leading music and arts K-12 training academy in Riverside County, offering students a range of courses designed to inspire, engage and help them grow. We focus on enrichment while helping students reach for higher education arts programs with a range of courses that support students throughout their journeys.

Benefit from the Experience of Your K-12 Program Advisor

As the leading K-12 creative arts training academy we teach acting and performance skills, script writing, fashion design, photography programs in Riverside County, JDS Creative Academy was built on decades of experience in the industry. Our K-12 program advisor will help students to develop the most optimal program that will help them reach their goals. Our courses include musical theatre, stage production, creative writing, scene study and more.

Our K-12 Online Learning Program

At JDS Creative Academy, we offer a range of courses to students at any stage. Our K-12 learning program allows students to benefit from the teachings of industry professionals as they build skills that can be harnessed throughout all aspects of life. Our courses meet VAPA requirements for K-12 education as well as Apprenticeships Standards for the State of California.

Enrolling Now for Performing Arts Courses in Riverside County

Foster creativity in your child with acting, musical theater, photography, and fashion design courses offered by JDS Creative Academy. Our K-12 training program is available in-person, and we are pleased to welcome students to our next term. Your child will benefit from VAPA certified courses taught by industry professionals that will allow them to develop their skills in preparation for their higher education and careers. To learn more about our course offerings or enrollment, call today at (951) 296-6715.