Courses

Discover the joy of stepping onto a real stage! Bring your creativity to life and learn basic stage terminology. Use your imagination and tell your story to an audience while exploring acting, directing, and playwriting. Some classes may be held outside, weather permitting. Class will culminate in a recorded or live-streamed performance.

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Gain confidence in your performing abilities! Learn acting and audition techniques and how to approach a cold reading. Build skills in character and relationships through monologues and scenes. Master your voice by learning theatrical industry-standard exercises. Some classes may be held outside, weather permitting. Particular focus will be given to screen acting during this course.


October 10, 2020 to November 21, 2020, Kettler Hall Studio Theatre G32
Be inspired by learning to act on a real stage! Small class size provides lots of one-on-one interaction and a true ensemble feeling. Learn blocking techniques, how to "act" with others, how to score a script, and many other acting essentials. Some classes may be held outside, weather permitting. Focus will be given to acting for the screen during this class and will culminate in a recorded or live-streamed performance.

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Perfect for the younger student, this class is designed as an introduction to dance. The class will explore movement through music, stimulate students' imagination and promote creativity.


September 19, 2020 to November 7, 2020, Williams Theatre Rm 113
This class will introduce younger students to basic ballet vocabulary and technique in a structured yet fun setting. Simple coordination, musicality, rhythm, and concentration will be emphasized. Students are encouraged to explore space and enjoy dancing.


September 19, 2020 to November 7, 2020, Williams Theatre Rm 113
This class is suitable for beginners and will cover the fundamentals of classical ballet technique. It is a more formal setting that will give students the discipline to mature as dancers. The importance of strength, flexibility, rhythm, musicality, and memorization will be stressed. Basics of performing will be introduced. It is recommended that students have taken Ballet I but it is not required.


September 19, 2020 to November 7, 2020, Williams Theatre Rm 113
This is a great introductory class that will get young students used to making sounds with different parts of the tap shoe. Elements such as toe taps, heel digs, shuffles, and ball-changes are taught. Body rhythms and using imaginative play to explore improvisation will be incorporated. There will be an emphasis on dancing to the beat and hearing rhythms of different music.


September 19, 2020 to November 7, 2020, Williams Theatre Rm 113
This class teaches basic, fundamental tap technique. Students will enhance their rhythm skills by learning fun combinations. Musicality, improvisation and performance quality will be emphasized. It is designed for beginner students.

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Students will use a variety of mediums such as paint, oil pastels, and chalk pastels to explore art in 2D. Students will create at least three projects throughout the five sessions. Class will be taught by IPFW art education graduate Morgan Schrock.


September 19, 2020 to October 17, 2020, Modular Classroom Bldg Rm 132 - Enter from St. Joe Rd. Look for Lot 16 or Parking Garage 3 (P3).
Students will use a variety of mediums such as paint, oil pastels, and chalk pastels to explore art in 2D. Students will create at least three projects throughout the five sessions. Class will be taught by IPFW art education graduate Morgan Schrock.


September 19, 2020 to October 17, 2020, Modular Classroom Bldg Rm 132 - Enter from St. Joe Rd. Look for Lot 16 or Parking Garage 3 (P3).
Students will learn about three-dimensional art and create at least three sculptures. All supplies will be provided. Class will be taught by IPFW art education graduate Morgan Schrock.


October 24, 2020 to November 21, 2020, Modular Classroom Bldg Rm 132 - Enter from St. Joe Rd. Look for Lot 16 or Parking Garage 3 (P3).
Students will learn about three-dimensional art and create at least three sculptures. All supplies will be provided. Class will be taught by IPFW art education graduate Morgan Schrock.


October 24, 2020 to November 21, 2020, Modular Classroom Bldg Rm 132 - Enter from St. Joe Rd. Look for Lot 16 or Parking Garage 3 (P3).
Chamber music is one of the many great learning experiences for young musicians studying music. It can strengthen individual playing skills as well as build self confidence and working together as a team. CAA Chamber Music students are provided with a chance to excel in their musical abilities and creativity through weekly coachings by CAA instructors, followed by a recital at the end of the semester. We are offering an experience of musical community, creativity and excellence.


September 21, 2020 to December 18, 2020
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 2, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2021, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Fall term runs August 3 - December 31, 2020. Contact private music instructors with the Community Arts Academy (see contact information above) for general information and scheduling options. Please register before your first lesson of the term. Schedule your instruction day and time directly with the instructor.


August 3, 2020 to December 31, 2020, Rhinehart Music Center Rm TBD
Have you ever watched "Whose Line Is it Anyway?" and wished you could try your hand at improvisation with a group of other actors ready to play? Actors will depict a variety of characters and scenes, and even perform songs using their imagination and playing off their fellow actors. This class will focus on the basic "rules" of improv to help you feel confident in front of an audience.

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In this five-session class, students will learn about art and how it has evolved through history. We will start with cave art and end with modern art, creating four projects that represent different time periods throughout art history. Kids will experiment with a variety of mediums and art forms such as painting, drawing, and sculpture.

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In this five-session class, students will learn about art and how it has evolved through history. We will start with cave art and end with modern art, creating four projects that represent different time periods throughout art history. Kids will experiment with a variety of mediums and art forms such as painting, drawing, and sculpture.

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In this five-session painting class, students will learn proper brush technique while working with different types of mediums such as tempera, acrylic, and watercolor. This class is all about learning how to work with each medium and the different techniques that come with them. Come ready to paint on a variety of surfaces as well.

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In this five-session painting class, students will learn proper brush technique while working with different types of mediums such as tempera, acrylic, and watercolor. This class is all about learning how to work with each medium and the different techniques that come with them. Come ready to paint on a variety of surfaces as well.

Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.

Learn fundamental drawing techniques using a variety of different media. Students will create a still life and portrait, as well as learn about different artists' drawing styles.

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