Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio


“Preparing Ojai’s Youth for Life’s Stage”

Founded in 2001 as Theatre 150, Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio (OYES) is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to challenging, inspiring, educating & entertaining children and families in the Ojai Valley through the experience of quality theatre, dance and music. Through the theatrical process, OYES helps students explore their creative potential and find their authentic voice.

Enrichment Programs

Musical Theatre | Acting | Voice | Dialects | Improv |

DANCE & Movement | On-Camera Acting | Devising Theatre

DAIKO YOUTH | Private Lessons

"At OYES, children from all walks of life are brought together."  

-Debra Kirkland (Ojai, CA)

 OYES is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization

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Special Thanks to the Ojai Valley Community Church for their sponsorship and for allowing OYES to be a part of their Community and Youth Outreach program!

Special Thanks to Ojai Self Storage for their generous sponsorship and support!

Voice Lessons

OYES students receive a special rate with vocal coach and voice technician, Laura Alstrahnd-Gwin

Upcoming Events & Showcase Performances

It'’s Showtime! Performances are “part of the lesson” and we invite you to attend a show and support their hard work and dedication!

Currently enrolled in a production? Go to the Production Guide to find what you need!