Acting, Music & Visual Art Classes

ACTING, MUSIC, & VISUAL ART CLASSES
Ages 3 – Adult  |  In-Person & Online

 

Spring 2022 Registration is Open!

 

Join our creative community and start your dynamic arts journey. Each program offers unique opportunities for participants to build new skills in a fun and engaging environment. Classes available for kids, teens, and adults in the areas of Music, Acting, and Visual Art. Our programs will connect you with George Mason University faculty, professional teaching artists, and experienced arts educators. See Programs by Ages >>

Interactive Experience—Students will develop artistic skills through interactive classes, collaborating with other students and our Mason-affiliated instructors.

Short Sessions—Our classes range from 8-15 weeks allowing families more flexibility to try a variety of classes.

 

COVID Safety Guidelines
Please be assured that all in-person programs will follow strict safety protocols required by George Mason University and are subject to pivoting to all virtual platforms if health and safety conditions warrant. Please visit our COVID Safety Guidelines for all in-person programs. We will be routinely updating the information as it evolves. Stay informed by visiting our website and looking out for email alerts and other Academy communications.

 

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD  |  VISUAL ART  |  PIANO  |  VIOLIN  |  GUITAR & UKULELE  |  ACTING

 

NEW THIS SPRING!


 

Musicianship Class Online
Ages 12-18
Mondays, 4:30–5:30 pm
Mar. 7–May. 16, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

Ukulele for adultsUkulele Level 1 for Teens
Ages 13-18
Wednesdays, 5:30–6:30 pm
Feb. 23–May 4, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

Music for Toddlers
Ages 3-4
Wednesdays, 4:30–5:00 pm
Mar. 2–Apr. 27, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Young Musicians
Ages 4-6
Wednesdays, 5:15–6:00 pm
Mar. 2–Apr. 27, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

 

 

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD


 

Music for Toddlers
Ages 3-4
Wednesdays, 4:30–5:00 pm
Mar. 2–Apr. 27, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Young Musicians
Ages 4-6
Wednesdays, 5:15–6:00 pm
Mar. 2–Apr. 27, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

 

 

 

VISUAL ART


 

Art Adventures 2021Art Adventures
Ages 4-7
Saturdays, 10–11:30 am
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Art Foundations 2021Art Foundations
Ages 8-11
Saturdays, 10–11:30 am
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Art Explorations 2021Art Explorations
Ages 12-18
Saturdays, 10–11:30 am
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Intro to Drawing:
Faces & Figures

Ages 16+
Saturdays, 10 am–12 pm
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

Painting for Adults
Ages 16+
Saturdays, 9:30 am–12 pm
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022(8 weeks)

 

 

Digital Illustration:
Anime Character Studio Online

Ages 11–18
Saturdays, 10:45–11:45 am EST
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)
Coming soon!

 

Digital Editing for
Film & Social Media Online

Ages 12-18
Saturdays, 9:30–10:30 am EST
Feb. 19–Apr. 23, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

 

PIANO


 

Piano Discoveries Level 1
Ages 6-9
Wednesdays, 4:45–5:30 pm
Feb. 9-May 25, 2022 (15 weeks)

 

 

Piano Discoveries Level 2
Ages 6-9
Mondays or Tuesdays, 5–5:45 pm
Feb. 7-May 23, 2022 (15 weeks)
Feb. 8-May 24, 2022 (15 weeks)

 

Adult Piano Level 1
Ages 16+
Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 pm
Thursdays, 5:30–6:30 pm
Feb. 17–Apr. 28, 2022 (10 weeks)
Mar. 22–May 31, 2022 (10 weeks)

Adult piano classAdult Piano Level 2
Ages 16+
Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 pm
Jan. 4–Mar. 8, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

Beginning Piano Adult 55Beginner Piano for Adults 55+
Ages 55+
Wednesdays, 11:45 am–12:45 pm
Mar. 2–May 11, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

Intermediate Piano Adults 55+
Ages 55+
Wednesdays, 10:30–11:30 am
Jan. 26–Apr. 27, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

 

 

VIOLIN


 

Violin Supplemental Class
“Storytelling & Movie Magic”
Ages 7-14
Fridays, 6-6:45 pm
Jan. 28–Mar. 18, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

Violin Supplemental Class
“The Adventure of Performance”
Ages 7-14
Fridays, 6-6:45 pm
Apr. 22–Jun. 2, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

 

Violin Beginnings Level 2
Ages 4-6
Thursdays, 4:45-5:45 pm
Feb. 10–Jun. 2, 2022 (15 weeks)

 

Violin Supplemental Class
“A Violin in America!”
Ages 13-18
Fridays, 7–8 pm
Jan. 28–Mar. 18, 2022 (8 weeks)

 

Violin Supplemental Class
“May the Fourths Be With You”
Ages 8-18
Fridays, 7–8 pm
Apr. 22–Jun. 2, 2022(8 weeks)

 

 

 

GUITAR & UKULELE


 

Adult Guitar Class Level 1
Ages 18+
Mondays, 6:30–7:30 pm
Feb. 21–May 2, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

Adult Guitar Class Level 2
Ages 18+
Mondays, 7:45–8:45 pm
Feb. 21–May 2, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

Adult Ukulele Level 1
Ages 18+
Wednesdays, 6:45–7:45 pm
Feb. 23–May 4, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

Ukulele for adultsUkulele Level 1 for Teens
Ages 13-18
Wednesdays, 5:30–6:30 pm
Feb. 23–May 4, 2022 (10 weeks)

 

 

 

 

ACTING –Spring Showcases


 

“Tiny Tales”
Ages 5-6
Saturdays, 9-10 am
Feb. 12-May 21, 2022 (12 weeks)

 

Young Actors’ Showcase:
“The Not-So-Grimm Adventures”
Ages 7-8
Saturdays, 9-10:30 am
Feb. 12-May 21, 2022 (12 weeks)

 

Musical Showcase:
“Into The Woods, JR.”
Ages 9-15
Saturdays, 9 am-12:30 pm/ 1-4:30 pm
Feb. 12-May 21, 2022 (12 weeks)

 

Advanced Actors’ Showcase:
“Into The Woods, JR.”
Ages 12-18
Saturdays, 1-4:30 pm
Feb. 12-May 21, 2022(12 weeks)