Inclusive Theatre Classes

Learning Accommodations for Children and Adults

Inclusive Theatre Classes

Each class is specifically tailored for people with disabilities

The Naples Players is dedicated to providing high-quality arts access to every member of our community – including the important and growing number of people with disabilities.

Designed and taught by professional therapists and teachers, each class is tailored to individuals with disabilities to ensure proper accommodation, enjoyable classes, and meaningful exercises. Separate classes are available to both students and adults, making each class an important and caring social environment, as well. Many classes are also open to caretakers and siblings.

The Naples Players is also thrilled to work with the STARability Academy to provide classes and job experience each week. Paired with The Naples Player’s Sensory Friendly performances, individuals with disabilities can access the arts from backstage to on-stage!

For Adults and Children

Current Classes

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 103

  • Summer Session 2 Acting & Improv for ASD/SPD
    June 18, 2018 - June 29, 2018
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Summer Session 3 Acting & Improv for ASD/SPD
    July 9, 2018 - July 20, 2018
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Summer Session 4 Acting & Improv for ASD/SPD
    July 23, 2018 - August 3, 2018
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Actors will learn teamwork, patience, sensory awareness, and communication through emotion-oriented, confidence-building theatre games.  Classes will take place in a noise and light-sensitive theatre with a quiet waiting area for parents and students.  The class is led by theatre professionals who have 20 years of dedicated experience creating fun, welcoming, and safe classroom environments for (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 103

  • Improv for Parkinson's (Summer)
    June 9, 2018 - July 21, 2018
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm


This class is Improv for people with Parkinson’s Disease and their caregivers. Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a movement disorder that affects up to 1 million people in the US and doctors diagnose 60,000 new cases each year. Improvisational Theatre Games, based on the work of Viola Spolin, are being used clinically over the world. Improv (more…)

This class is currently in development for our fall 2018 session and will be a fun inclusive class for those with social anxiety.

Please don’t hesitate to let us know if this class would be a benefit to you or someone you know.

This class is currently in development.

Please don’t hesitate to let us know if this class would be a benefit to you or someone you know.


We are happy to answer any questions you might have and to help you find the perfect class for you or your student(s). The Naples Players is happy to provide accommodations to individuals with disabilities who would like to enroll in other classes, as well.

Feel free to call us at (239) 434-7340 Ext. 127 and speak with Craig Price, Education Director, or Misha Ritter, Education Assistant.

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