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Arts Education Performances for Students Pre-K – 12th Grade

The Prizery is excited for our 2022-23 Arts Education Performance Series!

We offer a variety of options including performances that you can bring your students to see, artists-in-residence programs at your school, after-school enrichment, performances on-site at your school, arts workshops and classes in theatre, dance, music, and visual arts and professional development workshops for teachers!

Also, if we have an evening performance we can provide tickets for teachers and students at deeply discounted rates!

We also have scholarships available for students who cannot afford to pay! Click here.

To make a reservation for one of the following events or to schedule a performance, workshop, or other event please email melanie@prizery.com.

For information on scheduling other arts programming please call Melanie Cornelison-Jannotta at 434-572-8339.



“Frederick Douglass Speaks on Democracy”
by Nathan M. Richardson

Thursday, November 17th at 9:00 am

$5 per student
(1 Teacher Free for every 15 students.) Additional parents or adults $5

Join Mr. Richardson performing as Frederick Douglass for a conversation about the meaning of American Democracy and Mr. Douglass’ story and legacy.

“The Art of Historical Interpretation”
Professional Development Workshop with Nathan M. Richardson

Thursday, November 17th, 4 – 6 pm
$25 per person

Are you a history lover? Theatre performer? Actor, teacher, or museum docent? Then this workshop is for you! Join Nathan M. Richardson as he provides attendees with a lecture on the concepts of historical interpretation, including finding a character, creating a character’s foundation, techniques, and more!

Teachers and professionals will receive 2 training CEU credits for attendance.



Festival of Trees
“I’ll Be Home for Christmas”

Free admission!

Opening Saturday, December 3rd
1:00 pm – 7:30 pm
and December 5-9 from
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

School groups may schedule a time to bring classes to see the trees.

A holiday fundraiser for The Prizery where individuals, schools, individual classes and/or clubs can design and decorate a Christmas tree, wreath, centerpiece, or gingerbread house! Free 4′ trees are available to schools on a first-come basis as long as supplies last.

All decorated trees & holiday items will also be judged on a variety of criteria and audience favorite will be chosen based on monetary donations made to “vote” for a specific tree.

All trees are provided by The Prizery or you may choose to provide your own.

Wreaths, gingerbread houses and centerpieces are not provided by The Prizery.