Arts Academy Schedule of Classes

Our fall and winter lineup of Arts Academy classes is here! We have a variety of classes offered for children of all ages.All classes require pre-registration, and two are beginning this weekend! Call NCLAC at 255-1450 or email us at nclac5@gmail.com to get signed up!

Petite Players STARTING SATURDAY SEPT 10TH! Ages 6-11 Petite Players shows you’re never too small to put on a show. Your player will act, design, and write their own play!! Taught by Theatre Educator Leigh Anne Chambers. - Saturdays in September ( 10, 17, 24 & Oct 1) from 9am – 12pm - $40 for NCLAC members, $60 for non-members; supplies included - Dixie Center for the Arts, 212 North Vienna, Ruston, LA

The Book Review: Workshop for Young Adults STARTING THIS SATURDAY! Ages 12-18 Love to get lost in a book? Dream of being published? Then this workshop is for you! Lead by columnist Russell Pirkle, each participant will read a work of fiction, write a review and have it published in the Ruston Daily Leader. - Saturdays in September (3, 10, 17, 24) from 10 - 11:30am - $30; book is included - Crescent City Coffee, 1007 North Trenton, Ruston, LA

Puppetry Workshop Ages 6-12 Sail into a magical Columbus Day, full of historical discovery and the age-old art of traditional puppet-making! - Columbus Day holiday, Monday, October 10, from 8:30am – 3:30pm - $35 for NCLAC members, $45 for non-members - Dixie Center for the Arts, 212 North Vienna, Ruston, LA - Bring a sack lunch; supplies and snack are provided

Little Masters Ages 6-9 Prepare to be impressed by the talent of your little master! Each Saturday your child will learn about a new artist and produce their own masterpiece. - Saturdays in October (1, 8, 15, 22) from 10am – 12pm - Cost: $60 for NCLAC members, $80 for non-members; supplies provided - contact NCLAC office for location information

Sprout Sunday All Ages Join us for this exciting Sunday during NCLAC’s Holiday Arts Tour. Local professional artists will be doing live demonstrations and projects for kids of all ages! - Sunday, November 20 - Free - various locations throughout Ruston

Scenes for Teens Ages 13-18 This all-day workshop will focus on auditions and scene prep work. Each participant will walk away with the skills needed to get their foot into the “stage door”! - President's Day school holiday, Monday, February 20, from 8:30am - 3:30pm - Cost: $35 for NCLAC members, $45 for non-members; supplies provided - Dixie Center for the Arts, 212 North Vienna, Ruston, LA