Arts Education

For more information:
Phone: 540-943-9999

Workshops & Classes for Kids, Teens & Adults

Unique virtual and in-person learning opportunities featuring instruction by local and guest artists.
New Classes
Advanced Improv
June 21
*IN-PERSON*
For rising 8th-12th graders, students will work with artist Lesley Larsen to develop advanced improv skills such as extended scene work and long-form improv. They will develop skills of spontaneity, creativity, improvisation, and confidence. The course ends with a demonstration during the final class, and an invitation to audition for upcoming improv performance opportunities through Studio Wayne. Previous completion of a Studio Wayne Basic Improv class (or an equivalent class) required.

Instructor: Lesley Larsen

Session meets weekly from 9:30 am until 11:30 am, beginning on June 21 with the final session on June 25, 2021.
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Theatre Dance & Movement
June 21
*IN-PERSON*
For 2nd-12th Grade Students. Get up and get moving... on stage! In this Theatre Dance and Movement class, students will learn how to use their bodies to tell stories, create pictures and polish performances. They'll practice basic techniques in a variety of different styles including Broadway, Hip Hop, Jazz and more!

Instructor: Sarah Jane Christensen

Classes meet for one week, Monday through Friday 9:30am-11am EST June 21-25, 2021.
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Rhythm & Blues: Elementary Music
June 28
*IN-PERSON*
For rising 1st-5th Grade students.  Learn the foundation of rhythm, pitch and musicality through songs, games, movement and lots of fun! We will explore a variety of music styles, play and create instruments, learn silly songs and more as we work up a sweat and expend some creative energy!

Instructor: Sarah Cramer

Session meets daily for one week, Monday through Friday from, June 28-July 2, 2021, from 9:30am-11am.
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Beginning Improv
July 12
*IN-PERSON*
For rising 6th-12th Grade students.  Students will work with artist Lesley Larsen to learn the basics of improvisation and will develop the skills of spontaneity, creativity, improvisation, and confidence. The course ends with a demonstration during the final class, and an invitation to audition for upcoming improv performance opportunities through Studio Wayne.

Instructor: Lesley Larsen

Session meets daily for one week, Monday  through Friday from, July12-16, 2021, from 9:30am-11am.
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Questions

Call: 540-943-9999
(Tues. – Fri. 10am to 2pm)
Email: education@waynetheatre.org



Arts Education Sponsors

Whether for a moment or for a lifetime, the Arts touch people’s lives. Make a difference in our area school children by sponsoring an Arts Education performance at the Wayne Theatre. We are continuously looking for new sponsors for such events and would be happy to talk with businesses and individuals about sponsorship opportunities. Please call 540-943-9999.

University of Virginia Health System
Parrott Orthodontics
Dr. Brian Brumbaugh
National Endowment of the Arts

The Wayne Theatre is also supported by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Virginia Commission for the Arts.

Other Events

Angels in the Outfield (Film)
Thu
24
Jun

Angels in the Outfield (Film)

Baseball Series - 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Event
:
Special Series
2:00 pm
Presented by
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Lion King Experience, JR: Performance
Sat
26
Jun

Lion King Experience, JR: Performance

Performance
Performance
:
7:00 pm
Wayne Theatre
Presented by
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Lion King Experience, JR: Performance Matinee
Sun
27
Jun

Lion King Experience, JR: Performance Matinee

Performance
Performance
:
3:00 pm
Wayne Theatre
Presented by
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Virginia Repertory Theatre's Jack and the Beanstalk (on the BIG Screen)
Mon
28
Jun

Virginia Repertory Theatre's Jack and the Beanstalk (on the BIG Screen)

Every Monday in June
Event
:
4:30 pm
BIG Screen at the Wayne Theatre (In-House)
Presented by
VA Rep
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Rain Man (film)
Mon
28
Jun

Rain Man (film)

2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Event
:
Monday at the Movies
7:00 pm
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Virginia Repertory Theatre's Jack and the Beanstalk (On Demand)
Wed
30
Jun

Virginia Repertory Theatre's Jack and the Beanstalk (On Demand)

NOW THRU 6/30/21 ON DEMAND
Digital
:
12:00 am
Watch at home or in the classroom
Presented by
VA Rep
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Virginia Repertory Theatre's Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad (On Demand)
Wed
30
Jun

Virginia Repertory Theatre's Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad (On Demand)

Now thru 6/30/21 ON DEMAND
Digital
:
12:00 am
Watch at home or in the classroom
Presented by
VA Rep
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Virginia Repertory Theatre's Little Red Hen (On Demand)
Wed
30
Jun

Virginia Repertory Theatre's Little Red Hen (On Demand)

On-Demand
Digital
:
12:00 am
On-Demand
Presented by
VA Rep
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Wayne on Main: Sun Dried Opossum
Wed
30
Jun

Wayne on Main: Sun Dried Opossum

Summer Concert Series
Concert
:
6:00 pm
521 W. Main Street (Outdoors)
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The Sandlot (Film)
Thu
8
Jul

The Sandlot (Film)

Baseball Series - 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Event
:
Special Series
2:00 pm
Presented by
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Mad Max (Film)
Mon
12
Jul

Mad Max (Film)

2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Event
:
Monday at the Movies
2:00 pm
Presented by
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Bull Durham (Film)
Thu
15
Jul

Bull Durham (Film)

Baseball Series - 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Event
:
Special Series
2:00 pm
Presented by
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