July 15 – August 14, 2014.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Ages 6-10, 10am – 12pm; Ages 11 & up, 12pm – 2pm
Sign-up now for two hours of creative play and instruction each day with top artist-teachers in a beautiful and safe environment. With an age-specific SummerArts-Pass from ValleyArts, your child, grandchild, nephew, or niece can attend playful and instructive classes in multiple subjects – or attend just the ones you want (while you take a break!)
Capoeira with Alex Tyshkov
Kicks, cartwheels, music and fun: Capoeira is part music and dance, part combat, and part game. Students will learn martial arts and acrobatics, and learn and sing traditional Afro-Brazilian songs with Capoeira instructor, Alex Tyshkov.
Drum, Dance & Song with Lara Gonzalez
Join Lara for an interactive cultural journey highlighting the music, dance and indigenous instruments of West Africa. Her approach to learning is fun, encouraging and accessible with a focus on joyful exploration!
Visual Arts with Mansa Mussa & Friends
Well known for his popular classes at the Newark Museum, Gallery 1978 and other nearby venues, Mansa Mussa offers an exciting series of visual arts classes that explore drawing, photography, and collage techniques.
First Week Free!
On the 50 & 55 Mainstage
Four headliner bands, equally brilliant in their own style, will amp up the afternoon and early evening on our professional concert stage.