Theatre Art Galleries in High Point offers kids a creative outlet for the summer

Higher Stage, N.C. (WGHP) – Theatre Art Galleries is helping youngsters hook up with their innovative aspect this summertime. It is element of the nonprofit’s goal to make art accessible to every person.

“We have visual art reveals in our gallery house in the Significant Position Theatre. We have instruction. Generally, each individual afternoon we’re somewhere—a Boys and Women Club or in a single of the faculties. We do adult classes, children’s classes, workshops. We are also massive proponents of community artwork,” Government Director Jeff Horney claimed.

Little ones at The Salvation Army Boys and Ladies Club in Large Point not long ago used a 7 days understanding to make their possess masterpieces.

Four community summer months camps are free of charge to participants, some thing that wouldn’t be possible without assist from corporations like The Community Basis of Higher Greensboro.

“So much of what we do we give away. We really do not demand. Most of what we do is free of charge to the community,” Horney reported.

Theatre Artwork Galleries’ director of education claims the camps give youngsters an outlet, helping them explore who they are and who they want to develop into.

“It’s a opportunity for them to specific themselves,” Michaela Hafley said. “You do not have to attract photo excellent. It is actually just about finding your voice out there in unique approaches.”

Later on this calendar year, the nonprofit will shift from its existing home in the Higher Place Theatre. Its new place in Congdon Yards will have school rooms, gallery place and a gift store. The intention is to be fully operational by January 2023.

“It’s going to open a whole lot of new doorways and alternatives for us,” Horney stated.

Until then, Theatre Art Galleries will carry on offering expert services. It is internet hosting separate, theme-based mostly summer art camps for young children ages 5-14. They begin July 5 and will run by way of Aug. 4. You can uncover extra information and facts and register your child on the Theatre Art Galleries web-site.

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