Quality Arts Education in Central Arkansas
Spring Classes Coming Soon
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe the Play
The Little Mermaid the Ballet
He[ART] CampaignOur primary mission at Blackbird is to bring the highest quality of arts education to our students and to do so in a way that anyone - regardless of their financial status or background - can take part. This only works with financial assistance from the same community we are working to serve. Which is why we are asking for your help. Click below to learn more about the He[ART] Campaign and how you can contribute.
Spring Classes Coming Soon2016 is almost a thing of the past! Be on the lookout for the announcement of our spring 2017 classes at Blackbird! Registration will begin soon for all of the exciting classes and workshops we will be offering in the new year!
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe the PlayYoung actors will love playing a part in this stage version of the C.S. Lewis storybook. During the 10 week class, students will be guided through the process of staging a play from auditions to performance. Instructors will work with students on character development, stage presence, and production elements. Tuition is $220 and can be broken into 2 monthly payments of $110. (High school students receive a 50% discount). From January 2 to March 17, classes will meet on Mondays from 5:30-7:30 pm and Tuesdays from 5:15-6:15 pm.
The Little Mermaid the BalletBlackbird Academy presents this original ballet production based on Hans Christian Andersen's beloved story The Little Mermaid. Join us on January 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm and January 8, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Reynolds Performance Hall as our students bring this tale to life. Little Mermaid's Tea Under the Sea will be held directly after the Sunday matinee performance. Stick around for snacks and pictures! Ticket information can be found at eventbrite.com. Choreographed by Deanna Karlheim.