The theatre is an exciting place to be! These compelling arts encounters for K-12 students in the beautifully restored, historic VETS theatre reinforce lessons found in our accompanying Teacher Resource Guides, all tied to curricula standards. The best way by far to experience art is to see it up close, so please join us for powerful live performance experiences your students will never forget!
Friday, February 3, 12:30-1:30PM
This matinee celebrates Paul Taylor, America’s greatest living choreographer, through a performance of selections from his masterworks set to music by Bach and Handel. Students will be entranced by the dancers’ grace and athleticism. The matinee concludes with a question and answer period.
Friday, February 24, 10-11:00AM
This exciting educational program honors the vivid, living history of the global hip-hop phenomenon and celebrates its potential to make meaningful contributions to American culture. Illustrated through historical film and dance performed to the beats of a live DJ, this multimedia event traces the evolution of contemporary hip-hop from its roots in African ritual and ancient traditions.
Great for Black History Month!