AFAA: Where Art Meets Life

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What’s Going On This Week?…

Plein Aire Classes
with Stephanie Woods
Fridays in July, 10am
This is a hiking and painting (afterwards) class so bring hiking clothes, water, and a camera (camera phones encouraged)!  

Art Nights!
with Stephanie Woods
Every Wednesday in July starting July 9th
Stephanie Woods has joined the AFAA staff and is previewing her classes of Mixed Media, Still Life & Portraiture, & Plein Aire!

Drink & Draw!

Drink&drawwithstephanieflierRegister here

Into the Woods, Jr.
Special Sneak Peak Performance:
at the Eagle River-Chugiak Library
July 30th 1:00pm

 

Come for the Art, Stay for the show!
First Fridays at AFAA

Friday August 1st, 5:00pm
Featured Artist:  Stephanie Woods
Alaska Fine Arts Academy presents artwork from our visual arts program. This exhibition of student artwork includes painting, screen printing, charcoal art, watercolor, drawings, prints, etc. “Student Art Showcase” also features original artwork by Alaska Fine Arts Academy art instructor, Stephanie Woods.
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 Opening Weekend:  Into the Woods, Jr.
Aug 1st & 2nd, 8th & 9th,  7:00pm
(purchase tickets here)
The beloved Stephen Sondheim musical follows Cinderella,
The Baker & his wife, Little Red Riding Hood, & Jack
all go into the woods to get their wish!!


Auditions for EMMA

August 2nd
Ages 16 and up; 10:00am – 2:00pm
More info here
Purchase tickets to watch Emma here

 

What’s Coming Up Next Week?…

 LEGO Robotics Camp!
with Renee Phelps-Crumley
This camp has reached max registration
August 4th-8th
9:00am-12:00pm (7-10yrs Old)
1:00pm-4:00pm (11-14yrs old)
Does your child love Lego Robotics?
This camp explores the wonderful world of Lego Robotics!

Magic Camp
with Don Russell
August 5th-7th;
Ages 7 & up; 9:00am-4:00pm
**call for sibling discount or visit our office during business hours*
The Program will feature lots of great tricks of the trade and illusions.  It will also feature guidance and instruction on the performance, scripting, routine, staging,  costuming, movement, music, and other technical aspects of the theater.  It’s Geared to be a fast-paced, super fun, action-packed series of sessions for kids.  The performers will put on a finale show at the end of the week for family, friends, ad curious spectators!

 

What’s Going On EVERY Week?…

Over Actors Anonymous
Every Wednesday 7-9p
Come and jump in with this improve group every Wednesday night!

ZUMBA POSTERThe AFAA is proud to welcome Annabelle Dedmore on staff! She brings the heat of Zumba Monday nights for FREE the entire month of June!!!

 

 

 

 

Community OrchestraCommunity Orchestra is now available for weddings & other public events!

 

 

 

 

 


What Can I Look Forward To?…

Wizard of Oz Mini Musical Session
with Holly Lindsay
This camp has reached max registration
August 11th-15th
10:00am-2:00pm
Follow the yellow brick road to the AFAA!  Our summer season ends with the quadruple threat camp of Wizard of Oz!  
There will be an end of week performance!

Open Auditions for A Night of Broadway
with Laura Albright
August 24th
All Ages; 3:00pm-5:00pm
AFAA choir director Laura Albright is looking for participants
of all ages to perform in her Night of Broadway concert.
Please come with a Broadway song prepared!
Purchase tickets to watch ‘A Night of Broadway’ here

 

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Under the direction of Laura Albright, Glee Choir resumes Tuesday nights at AFAA  starting Aug 26th!  This class is based on the premise of the GLEE Television show.  Dancing, part and solo singing are taught and performed.  Boys and Girls of teen age are all welcome!  Come and have fun  $40/month.  Fees are negotiable for large families.

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Children’s Choir

Under the direction of Laura Albright, Children’s Choir resumes Tuesday nights at AFAA  starting Aug 26th!

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