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Classes and Workshops

There's no better way to learn than to actually "do." At every age and stage in life, you can learn through the arts. Workshops and classes are a great way to be educated through action. If you agency is offering a workshop or class, submit it for possible inclusion to calendar@theartscouncil.com.

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

This week long art camp features the opportunity to join us for a morning or an afternoon creative art session. We will spend spring break using mixed media to create magnificent sculptures, wondrous landscapes, amazing architecture and more! Snack and all supplies included.

Hours

9am - 12noon OR 1 - 4pm

Cost

Member: $75 Non-member: $90

Ages

6-12

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Cape Fear Regional Theatre

Phone

(910) 323-4233

Location

Cape Fear Regional Theatre, 1209 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, 28305

Description

Flex your musical theatre muscles with us as Broadway's favorite little orphan takes over our annual Spring Break Boot Camp. Act, sing, and dance the week away to the tunes of the Tony Award-winning musical, and show off your new skills in the final Jamboree.

Hours

9 am - 3 pm

Cost

$150/student ($135/student for military or multiple siblings)

Ages

6-14

Website

Spring Break Boot Camp - CFRT

Organization/Agency

Pressed: A Creative Space

Phone

910.818.6147

Location

Lake Gaston Brewing Company & Restaurant, 124 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

After many requests we have our next Brush Lettering and Beer event scheduled! This time we are going right next door to Lake Gaston Brewing Co.

There will be a few new things for this class. First, Chef Lou will be preparing a special menu for us, so there will be food this time! Second, we are going to be using a new brush lettering marker, so if you came to the last one you can join us again to learn with a new kind of Tombow Marker, the Fudenosuke pen.   It is a little bit smaller and firmer, which makes it great for everyday use and is very friendly for beginners. 

Date: Sunday April 22nd
Time: 4pm - 5:30 pm 
Location: Lake Gaston Brewing Company & Restaurant (124 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301)
Cost: $20 - Includes a Tombow Fudenosuke Brush pen, marker paper and instruction booklet. 

In our brush lettering class, we will discuss the basic techniques to get you started in creating beautiful hand lettering. The course will focus on practicing basic brush strokes, pressure and writing out the alphabet using Tombow Fudenosuke Brush markers. Seating is limited so please, register online or in-store today!

There will be food and beer available for purchase at this event! 

*Beer and food purchased separately, don't forget to tip your bartender! 

Hours

4pm - 5:30 pm

Cost

$20

Ages

Adult

Website

Pressed: A Creative Space

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Discover this messy yet beautiful art medium.  Students will learn about the element of art called value. We will use charcoal to review the 5 elements of Shading: Highlight, Shade, Shadow, Reflective Light and Cast Shadow.

Hours

3 - 4:30 p.m.

Cost

Member: $50 Non-member: $55

Ages

13-17

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Join us for all new ways to create works of art featuring watercolor techniques! We will be creating all new wondrous works of art highlighting watercolor landscapes.

 

Hours

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Cost

Member: $45 Non-member: $50

Ages

6-12

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Join us for all new ways to create works of art featuring watercolor techniques! We will be creating all new wondrous works of art highlighting watercolor landscapes. 

 

Hours

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Cost

Member: $45 Non-member: $50

Ages

6-12

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Jan 22-Mar 14 - Cape Fear Regional Theater Winter Studio Classes

Email

info@cfrt.org

Phone

(910) 323-4234

Location

Cape Fear Regional Theatre, 1209 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, 28305

Description

Class offerings include:

CLASSES FOR AGES 3-9

THEATRE FOR TOTS - Ages 3-5 - $95
Mondays, 3:00-3:45pm
Instructor: Malissa Borden

ACTING FOR KIDS - Ages 6-9 - $150
Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm
Instructor: Brian Adam Kline

MUSICAL THEATRE FOR KIDS -Ages 6-9  -  $150
Wednesdays, 5:45-6:45pm
Instructor: Sheryl Davis

MUSICAL THEATRE FOR HOME SCHOOL KIDS - Ages 6-9 - $150
Tuesdays, 11:30-12:30pm
Instructor: Juliana Gutierrez

DANCE FOR KIDS - Ages 6-9 - $150
Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30pm
Instructor: TBA
 

CLASSES FOR AGES 10-ADULT

MUSICAL THEATRE FOR HOME SCHOOL MIDDLES- Ages 10-15 - $150
Mondays, 1:15-2:45pm
Instructor: Malissa Borden 

PUPPETRY - Ages 10-15 - $150
Mondays, 5:45-6:45pm
Instructor: Brian Adam Kline 

MUSICAL THEATRE FOR MIDDLES -Ages 10-15 - $150
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00pm
Instructor: Sheryl Davis 

ACTING & AUDITIONS FOR ADULTS -  Ages 16 & up - $150
Tuesdays, 5:15-6:30pm
Instructor: Phoebe Hall

Full class descriptions are on the website. Click here to find out more.

Hours

varies

Organization/Agency

Gilbert Theater

Email

executivedirector@gilberttheater.com

Phone

9106787186

Location

116 Green Street, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

The Gilbert Theater 2018 Summer Acting Camp will take place July 30th - August 10th.

Students will enjoy a whirlwind week of Improvisation, Comedy, Acting and Movement Classes! The camp week will culminate in a showcase for friends and family! Ages 6-17 

Campers can do one or both weeks. Monday – Friday 9:00 am-3:30 pm Friday night performance at the theatre at 7pm. 

Summer Camp Cost: $125.00 Early Bird Rate *After April 2nd $150.00 PER WEEK.  If your camper chooses to stay in camp for the two full weeks, the cost is: $250.00. Registration begins Monday, January 8 and continues through July 27.  Total fee is due at the time of registration.

Please register in advance ON LINE HERE:

https://red.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?ms=ddb49072d2203371bb2565140521d1cb&m=d937fdcb703646618abf98fe7f6e72f5&t=membership
 

by phone 910.678.7186, by mail to Gilbert Theater, PO Box 53704, Fayetteville, NC 28305, Attn: Meghann, or via email to executivedirector@gilberttheater.com. $25 cancellation fee until July 13th. No refunds after July 13th.

Hours

9:00 am-3:30 pm

Cost

$125.00 Early Bird Rate *After April 2nd $150.00 PER WEEK. If your camper chooses to stay in camp for the two full weeks, the cost is: $250.00.

Ages

6-17

Website

Gilbert Theater Summer Acting Camp

Organization/Agency

Cape Fear Regional Theatre

Phone

(910) 323-4233

Location

Cape Fear Regional Theatre, 1209 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, 28305

Description

Summer Camps for ages 6-19 will be held beginning June 11.

Ages 6-9 
Session I: June 25-30 (Mon.-Fri.) 9am-3pm
Session II: July 9-14 (Mon.-Fri.) 9am-3pm

Ages 10-14
Session I: June 11-23 (Mon.-Fri.) 9am-3pm
Session II: July 16-28 (Mon.-Fri.) 9am-3pm

Ages 15-19
July 30-August 11 (Mon.-Fri.) 9am-3pm

 

Hours

9 am - 3 pm

Cost

See site for details

Ages

6-19

Website

CFRT Summer Camp

Organization/Agency

Fayetteville Symphony Elementary String Camp

Phone

(910) 433-4690

Location

Fayetteville Academy, 3200 Cliffdale Road, Fayetteville, NC

Description

The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Elementary String Camp is a morning day camp for elementary aged students (ages 5-11) who play violin, viola, cello, or double bass. The camp is intended for those students that have prior experience participating in their school’s strings program, have been taking private lessons, or have been participating in the Fayetteville Symphony After School Strings Program. 

Deadline: June 1, 2018

Hours

8:30 am-12:00 pm

Cost

$180 per child

Ages

5-11

Website

Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra

Organization/Agency

Fayetteville Symphony Elementary String Camp

Phone

(910) 433-4690

Location

Fayetteville Academy, 3200 Cliffdale Road, Fayetteville, NC

Description

The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Summer Music Camp is an individualized focused day camp that offers small ensemble playing opportunities, daily group and individualized instruction, and masterclasses/lectures for advanced instrumental students ages 13-21. The development of each student’s leadership and musicianship is emphasized as students learn to work collaboratively in this fun and inviting musical atmosphere. The students will be assigned to chamber ensembles for the week, and they will receive daily coaching sessions with professional musicians of the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra. If needed, placement auditions will be held the first day of the festival to determine placement in small ensembles. Music will be handed out the first day of the camp. The focus of coaching sessions will be on solo, chamber, and large ensemble music collaboration. There will be a culminating performance on the last day of the festival at 1pm; families will be invited to attend.

This music camp is a more intense, individualized chamber music camp different from that of band or orchestra camp. It is suited for the more dedicated and advanced players. Though no one will be turned away from participating, in addition to the age requirement, we ask that any student planning to attend must be able to play a two octave chromatic scale, and know at least 5 of the 12 major scales on their select instrument AND/OR the student has been participating in the Fayetteville Symphony Youth Orchestra for at least one year. This music camp is not intended for beginning instrumentalists. For any questions regarding whether your child can participate, please contact the FSO Office at (910)433-4690

Deadline: June 8, 2018

Hours

9 am - 2 pm

Cost

$275 per child

Ages

13-21

Website

Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Let’s celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday by learning how to draw the Cat in the Hat!  Art instructor will show you step by step how to draw one of Dr. Seuss’s beloved characters.  By using sharpies and watercolor we will finish our very own Cat in the Hat masterpiece!

Hours

10 - 11 am

Cost

Member: $10 Non-member: $12

Ages

6-11

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Fascinate-U Children's Museum

Phone

9108299171

Location

Fascinate-U Children's Museum, 116 Green St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Celebrate moms and family with a magical Fairy Tea at the Museum. Taste tiny treats while making enchanted works of art together.

Hours

10 - 11 am

Cost

Member: $10 Non-member: $12

Ages

6-11

Website

Fascinate-U

Organization/Agency

Capitol Encore Academy

Phone

910-849-0888

Description

Encore Kids College is an after school program hosted by The Capitol Encore Academy (TCEA). The mission of Encore Kids College, through a joint collaboration with local artists and organizations, is to provide access to the arts and creative practices for K-12 children in our community.

Registration for the Fall 2017 Encore Kids College (EKC) after school program is now open. This program is offered to all K-12 students in our community. Students do not have to attend TCEA to participate in EKC Programs.

Ages

K-12

Website

Visit Website

Organization/Agency

Gilbert Theater

Phone

910-678-7186

Description

Gilbert Glee is the Gilbert’s young company. Through the Glee initiative, the Gilbert aims not only to entertain, but also to educate young people by engaging them with timeless literature through expressive theatre and music.

Ages

6-17

Website

Visit the Ongoing - Gilbert Glee Club Website

Organization/Agency

Green Tea - Sweet Tea Shakespeare

Location

Capital Encore Academy, 126 Hay St, Fayetteville, NC, 28301

Description

Green Tea brings Shakespeare to young adults in a fresh way, encouraging them to find joy in stories old and new. Through Green Tea, we aim to develop a community of storytellers who work together to discover the wonder of performing Shakespeare.

During monthly Green Tea sessions, company members will learn to work as an ensemble to make authentic theatre. Young adults will be introduced to acting techniques, scene study, improvisation, and study of Shakespeare’s language over the course of a year. The program will culminate in a full performance.

Participants can join at any time throughout the year.

**Though the classes will be split into two age groups (12-14 and 15-17) the performance will include the entire group**

Hours

One Sunday per month. Ages 12-14 @ 1-3pm. Ages 15-17 @ 3:30-5:30pm

Cost

See site for details

Ages

12-17

Website

Green Tea