Spring Arts Education Showcase

May 11–June 1, 2024

Abrons Arts Education offers courses in performing and visual arts for artists of all ages and experience levels. Join us for our end-of-year showcases to celebrate art-making by learners in our visual art, dance, theater, and music programs.

Image by Brian Hatton

Spring Sanctuary: Visual Arts Exhibition

May 11–June 2, 2024
Opening Saturday, May 11 at 11am
201 Commons

Featuring artwork by learners in Draw Paint Build 1 & 2, Origins: Visual Arts, 3D Art Making and Sculpture, Ceramics, and our PATHS partnerships at PS110, University Neighborhood Middle School (UNMS), Jacob Riis Cornerstone (JRC), Boys and Girls Republic (BGR), PS134, and PS20.

Amplify Abrons: Music Performance

Sunday May 12, 1pm and 4pm
Playhouse Theater

Featuring performances by learners taking private lessons from Abrons Arts Center’s teaching artist faculty Ado Coker, Tanguy Stevenart, Cleave Guyton Jr., Charles Jones, Rose Blanshei, Luna Uehara, Michael Inge, and Miki Sasamoto, as well as a performance by the Voices of Henry Street choir.

Urban Youth Theater Performance

Saturday May 18, 2pm
Underground Theater

Urban Youth Theater will present a series of devised scenes that reflect their collaboration with director Jonathan Dingle-El and shadow puppeteer Deb Hertzberg. These scenes weave together writing, improvisation, and shadow puppetry to tell stories about love, lust, and loss.

Abrons Arts In Motion: Dance and Theater Performance

Saturday June 1, 2pm
Playhouse Theater

Featuring performances by learners in Acting 1, Acting 2, Hip Hop 1, Hip Hop 2, Hip Hop 3, Breaking 1, Breaking 2, Ballet 1, Ballet 2, and Salsa.