Thursday, October 17, 2019

Art History Pop Art

Exploring Art History: Pop Art

Explore art styles and periods through discussion and hands-on experiences. This series of classes will spend two weeks each covering one of three periods: pre-historic, Impressionism, and pop art.

Learn about each of these periods and how they influenced subsequent art movements. Create your own historic art piece from each period discussion working with your preferred medium.

Sessions are available for purchase as single topics, or buy all three and save!
Bundle all sessions with one purchase via our ticket office for group price of $125 Public | $100 Museum Member. (Save an extra $10 total if registering before Sept. 6!)

Age(s) Adult
Date(s) October 17 & 24, 2019
Day(s) of week Thursday
Time 6 - 9 PM
Instructor Sylvia Coon
Location Studio 2
Class Type Visual Art
Cost $46 Public | $36 Museum Member (register by Sept. 6 and SAVE $5!) see description for bundling discounts
Registration Begins Monday, August 19, 2019
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Saturday, November 2, 2019

Comic Creation Part 2 13-18

Comic Creation Part 2, for ages 13-18

If you had a previous comic book class or camp with Ms. Francisco here at the Center and want to keep evolving your work, this class is for you!

This class focuses on creating an original finished short comic, scripting, lettering, and formatting comics, as well as extended character design and community connections for young comic artists.

Supplies to bring: Canson Fanboy Comic book paper 11×17, Artist’s Loft Grayscale Markers, 2B Drawing Pencil, 1 Black Fine Point Sharpie and 1 Black Ultra Fine Point Sharpie.

Age(s) 13-18
Date(s) November 2 - November 23, 2019
Day(s) of week Saturday
Time 1 - 4 PM
Instructor Alexandria Francisco
Location Studio 3
Class Type Visual Art
Cost $98 Public | $73 Museum Member (register by Sept. 6 and SAVE $10!)
Registration Begins Monday, August 19, 2019
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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Zentangles: Animal Grade 3-5

Draw your favorite animal and decorate sections with fun and relaxing stylized patterns. Once you’ve created your own unique masterpiece you can take it to the next level and color your creation!

Age(s) Grades 3-5
Date(s) November 7 & 14, 2019
Time 6 - 8 PM
Instructor Sylvia Coon
Location Studio 2
Class Type Visual Art
Cost $46 Public | $36 Museum Member (register by Sept. 6 and SAVE $5!)
Registration Begins Monday, August 19, 2019
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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Centered on Ceramics Grade 5-8

Roll, pinch,and coil yourself into the medium of clay. Students will learn many different ways to manipulate clay by using hand building techniques. Have fun creating your own projects utilizing your new-found skills. Glazing techniques will also be covered.

Age(s) Grade 5 - 8
Date(s) November 20 - December 11, 2019
Time 6 - 8 PM
Instructor Shelly Greer
Location Studio 4
Class Type Visual Art
Cost $180 Public | $155 Museum Member (register by Sept. 6 and SAVE $10!)
Registration Begins Monday, August 19, 2019
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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Kids Kabaret Fall Grade 4+

Join us for a three day camp where kids will learn differentcabaret performance styles and then take to the stage in a nightof laughter and fun. Music, song, dance, recitation and drama hit the stage with performances from kids of all ages.

Class Dates:NOV 21 – 23, 2019 / 6 – 9 PM
Performance Date: NOV 23, 2019 / 7:30 PM

Directed by Laura Brigham

Age(s) Grades 4+
Date(s) November 21 - 23, 2019
Day(s) of week Thursday - Saturday
Time See Description
Class Type Theatre
Cost $35
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Design A Coloring Page 13+

Creative pencil sketch can move beyond a doodle. In this one day workshop creative prompts will point you on how to take your design from abstract line to a dynamic character that fits into an imaginary and authentic world or illustration.

Age(s) 13-Adult
Date(s) November 21, 2019
Day(s) of week Saturday
Instructor Sylvia Coon
Location Studio 2
Class Type Visual Art
Cost $40 Public | $30 Museum Member (register by Sept. 6 and SAVE $5!)
Registration Begins Monday, August 19, 2019
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Friday, February 7, 2020

Audition Tips Grades 4-6

Avoid those butterflies and clammy hands at your next audition! Young actors can spend time getting tips on music, dance, and reading. Get personalized feedback after a ‘mock audition’ from long-time theater participants and instructors. This class is designed for 4th thru 6th grade students.

This class meets for two days:
Friday, February 7 | 6 – 8:30 pm
Saturday, February 8 | 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

*Specially designed for students auditioning for the Peanut Gallery production of Fantastic Mr. Fox.

Age(s) Grades 4-6
Date(s) February 7 & 8, 2020
Day(s) of week Friday & Saturday
Time See Description
Class Type Theatre
Cost $23
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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Kids Kabaret Spring Grades 4+

Join us for a three day camp where kids will learn differentcabaret performance styles and then take to the stage in a nightof laughter and fun. Music, song, dance, recitation and drama hit the stage with performances from kids of all ages.

Class Dates: MAR 19 – 21, 2020 / 6 – 9 PM
Performance Date: MAR 21, 2020 / 7:30 PM

Directed by Laura Brigham

Age(s) Grades 4+
Date(s) March 19 - 21, 2020
Day(s) of week Thursday - Saturday
Time See Description
Class Type Theatre
Cost $35
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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Beginning Stages Grades 4-6

Beginning Stages (BeSt)

This weekly series of performing and backstage workshops is the perfect starting point for young artists to explore the theatre. While the Peanut Gallery productions are cast by audition, Beginning Stages is open to everyone of every skill level, and runs alongside and interacts with the Peanut Gallery program. Beginning stages is divided into two tracks: the Production Track, for those kids who want to explore behind-the-scenes jobs like lighting, costumes and scenery; and the Performance Track, for those kids who want to grow as a performer.

Kids who participate in the Performance Track will give a performance of their own the final week of the session. Kids who participate in the Production Track will be assigned crew positions for the Peanut Gallery performances. No audition is necessary! For grades 4 – 6.

INSTRUCTOR: Jennifer Lowe, Educator

TUITION: $40

This class will meet Thursdays, April 2 – June 10, 2020 / 6 – 8:30 pm
Public performance by the students on Thursday, June 10 – 7:30 pm

When registering, please select to choose the Performance Track or Production Track for your student.

Performance Track: Kids will work on the fundamentals of onstage performance, including character-building, diction and enunciation, and theatre etiquette and traditions.

Production Track: Kids will explore the many backstage roles that make a play successful, including costumes, props, lighting, sound, scenic painting and makeup.

Age(s) Grades 4-6
Date(s) April 2 - June 10, 2020
Day(s) of week Thursdays
Time See Description
Class Type Theatre
Cost $40
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