Rock Around The Block


A 1950’s Musical Comedy

January 11, 12, 18 & 19, 2019 7:30pm & January 13 & 20, 2019 3:00pm

Scott Hall – First United Methodist Church in Bedford, 1245 Bedford Rd., Bedford 76021

Call 817-925-1430 or click link

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Providing Professional Education & Experience in Theater Arts

Experienced and accredited actors, dancers, and singers/voice instructors make up the faculty of STARS Theater Company.StarsTheaterLogo_2014

By providing professional education and experience in all aspects of theater arts, STARS Theater Company has established itself as a premier experiential theater arts program in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.

Performance skill development – though critically important – represents only a portion of the training that STARS Theater Company members receive.

STARS works to instill the confidence that allows our members to aspire to anything that their minds can imagine, while providing the tools to help them reach those goals.

Experience Theater

1140x445STARS allows young people ages 8 -18 to experience theater.

Experience gained through:

  • Involvement
  • Knowledge
  • Appreciation
  • Skill-building
  • Practice
  • Performance

Resulting in a true love of theater.

STARS Theater Company’s accredited instructors provide an educational but relaxed and encouraging environment where students can explore, learn and grow.  Students will focus on all aspects of theater including acting, dancing, singing, costuming, set design and staging.

STARS strives to give all interested students the opportunity to participate.

STARS Theater Company members are some of the most creative and enthusiastic young people in Northeast Tarrant County!  Coming from cities including:  Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Colleyville,  North Richland Hills, Hurst, Euless, Bedford, Saginaw, Ft. Worth, Coppell, Flower Mound, and Plano.

STARS Theater Company provides provides a solid foundation for the pursuit of success and a life-long love of theater!

Experience Theater.  Experience STARS!

Accredited Acting, Dance & Voice Instruction

STARS’ instructors are all accredited and experienced actors, choreographers, vocal instructors and teachers who bring a wealth of personal experience to the STARS Theater Company.

STARS’ hands-on, experiential approach allows instructors to encourage each student to bring their unique gift to the world.  

Meet our faculty:  

Lu Anne Tyson
Executive Director/Acting Instructor  

Vicki Keller
Voice Instructor  

Sue Hurst


Aladdin_HeaderSTARS’ trademark is the annual large cast summer musical, complete with orchestra. Past musicals include:  Oliver, Bye Bye Birdie, The Music Man, The Wizard of Oz,  My Fair Lady, Hello Dolly, Peter Pan, The Pirates of Penzance, Beauty and the Beast , Carousel., Seussical, The Pajama Game, Willy Wonka, and My Son Pinocchio. 

In addition to the summer musical, STARS  Repertory Companies produce a Fall/Winter Musical, and a Spring Musical, and an Old Fashioned Melodrama.

For over 20 years, STARS Theater Company has provided these and other opportunities for young people to experience theater.

Check out upcoming productions!

Celebrating 25 Years

Hello_DollyIn 2019, STARS Theater Company is celebrating 25 years of educational theater!

Thank you to the STARS cast members for your inspiration and laughter.  Thank you for trusting us with our dreams!

Thank you to the STARS parents for all of your collaboration!

Thank you to the Board of Directors for their dedication and support!

Thank you for helping to Keep the Dream Alive!


Repertory Theater Groups & Classes


The STARS Repertory Theater Company provides a well-rounded, quality year-round theater arts program for youth ages 8 – 18.

Both the SHOOTING STARS and TEEN STARS Repertory companies deliver a unique theater experience for young people: an educational and performance opportunity that includes working with professional directors, choreographers and musical directors in a fun and educational environment.

Repertory Theater Company members meet twice monthly focusing on increasing their skills in the areas of acting, dance, and voice during each session.
STARS currently has two Youth Repertory Companies which produce STARS’ public shows.

  • Shooting Stars Repertory Company   —  Ages 8 – 12
  • Teen Repertory Company  —  Ages 13 – 18

Current Repertory Production:   The Little Mermaid

This production will combine both the Shooting Stars and Teen Repertory groups.


1st & 3rd Saturdays of  every month,  10am-3pm

Rehearsal Location

First United Methodist Church
Community Building
2012 Shady Brook,  Bedford, TX  76021


Repertory Company Tuition- $85/month

This includes all voice, dance and acting instruction, rehearsals and costume fees.
Occasionally, nominal additional costume contributions are requested.

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